C Schairer

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Assessment of diagnosis of inflammatory breast cancer cases at two cancer centers in Egypt and Tunisia
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer, Institute 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, Maryland, 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Med 2:178-84. 2013
  2. pmc A prospective study of physical activity and the risk of pancreatic cancer among women (United States)
    Brook A Calton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Cancer 8:63. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparative mortality for 621 second cancers in 29356 testicular cancer survivors and 12420 matched first cancers
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1248-56. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and c-peptide and risk of hyperplasia and cancer of the breast in postmenopausal women
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 108:773-9. 2004
  5. pmc Progesterone receptors--animal models and cell signalling in breast cancer. Implications for breast cancer of inclusion of progestins in hormone replacement therapies
    Catherine Schairer
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 4:244-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of estrogens, sex hormone binding globulin, and androgens and risk of breast hyperplasia in postmenopausal women
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS, Room 8020 MSC 7234, Rockville, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1660-5. 2005
  7. pmc Inflammatory breast cancer: high risk of contralateral breast cancer compared to comparably staged non-inflammatory breast cancer
    Catherine Schairer
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:117-24. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Circulating insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF binding protein (IGFBP)-3 levels and postmenopausal breast cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial (PLCO) cohort
    Catherine Schairer
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, 20852 7244, USA
    Horm Cancer 1:100-11. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Probabilities of death from breast cancer and other causes among female breast cancer patients
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1311-21. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Menopausal estrogen and estrogen-progestin replacement therapy and breast cancer risk
    C Schairer
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Rockville, MD 20852 7234, USA
    JAMA 283:485-91. 2000

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  1. pmc Assessment of diagnosis of inflammatory breast cancer cases at two cancer centers in Egypt and Tunisia
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer, Institute 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, Maryland, 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Med 2:178-84. 2013
    ..Among confirmed cases, the extent of signs was not related to delay in diagnosis...
  2. pmc A prospective study of physical activity and the risk of pancreatic cancer among women (United States)
    Brook A Calton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Cancer 8:63. 2008
    ..Several epidemiologic studies have examined the association between physical activity and pancreatic cancer risk; however, the results of these studies are not consistent...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparative mortality for 621 second cancers in 29356 testicular cancer survivors and 12420 matched first cancers
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1248-56. 2007
    ..However, no data on outcomes of testicular cancer survivors with second cancers compared to patients with comparable first cancers exist...
  4. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of IGF-I, IGFBP-3 and c-peptide and risk of hyperplasia and cancer of the breast in postmenopausal women
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 108:773-9. 2004
    ..5 (95% CI 0.7-3.0) and 1.6 (95% CI 0.8-3.2), respectively (p trend = 0.35 and 0.25, respectively). Our results suggest that insulin and insulin resistance may play a role in breast pathology in postmenopausal women...
  5. pmc Progesterone receptors--animal models and cell signalling in breast cancer. Implications for breast cancer of inclusion of progestins in hormone replacement therapies
    Catherine Schairer
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 4:244-8. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of estrogens, sex hormone binding globulin, and androgens and risk of breast hyperplasia in postmenopausal women
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS, Room 8020 MSC 7234, Rockville, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1660-5. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether serum concentrations of estrogens, androgens, and sex hormone binding globulin in postmenopausal women were related to the presence of mammary hyperplasia, an established breast cancer risk factor...
  7. pmc Inflammatory breast cancer: high risk of contralateral breast cancer compared to comparably staged non-inflammatory breast cancer
    Catherine Schairer
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:117-24. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our results suggest that IBC has higher risk of cancer in the contralateral breast than comparably staged non-IBC, possibly due to both metastatic/recurrent disease and independent primaries...
  8. doi request reprint Circulating insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF binding protein (IGFBP)-3 levels and postmenopausal breast cancer risk in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial (PLCO) cohort
    Catherine Schairer
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, 20852 7244, USA
    Horm Cancer 1:100-11. 2010
    ..Further research should emphasize larger studies, including pooled analyses, analyses by cancer subtype, improved exposure assessment, and possible mechanisms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Probabilities of death from breast cancer and other causes among female breast cancer patients
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1311-21. 2004
    ..We used data on breast cancer patients from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program in a competing-risk analysis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Menopausal estrogen and estrogen-progestin replacement therapy and breast cancer risk
    C Schairer
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Rockville, MD 20852 7234, USA
    JAMA 283:485-91. 2000
    ..Whether menopausal hormone replacement therapy using a combined estrogen-progestin regimen increases risk of breast cancer beyond that associated with estrogen alone is unknown...
  11. ncbi request reprint Suicide after breast cancer: an international population-based study of 723,810 women
    Catherine Schairer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rm 8020, MSC 7244, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1416-9. 2006
    ..08) and remained elevated among women diagnosed between 1990 and 2001 (SMR = 1.36, 95% CI = 1.18 to 1.57). The cumulative probability of suicide was 0.20% 30 years after breast cancer diagnosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and risk of ovarian cancer: a prospective cohort study in the United States
    Lindsay M Hannan
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS MSC 7232, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:765-70. 2004
    ..13). In this prospective cohort study among U.S. women, we found no overall significant association between physical activity and risk of ovarian cancer, although the results are suggestive of an inverse association...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat, fat subtypes, and breast cancer in postmenopausal women: a prospective cohort study
    E Velie
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:833-9. 2000
    ..To extend the prospective epidemiologic evidence on this question, we examined the association between adult dietary intake of fat, fat subtypes, and breast cancer in a large, prospective cohort of postmenopausal women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Estrogen replacement therapy and breast cancer survival in a large screening study
    C Schairer
    Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7374, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:264-70. 1999
    ..We examined breast cancer mortality among women who were diagnosed with axillary lymph node-negative and node-positive breast cancer according to the currency of estrogen use at diagnosis...
  15. pmc Breast cancer risk in elderly women with systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases: a population-based case-control study
    S M Gadalla
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 100:817-21. 2009
    ..49, 95% CI=0.26-0.93) among women with SLE. These findings suggest that systemic inflammation may affect breast epithelial neoplasia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reproductive factors, exogenous hormone use and bladder cancer risk in a prospective study
    Marie M Cantwell
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2398-401. 2006
    ..62-2.43) and 0.57 (95% CI = 0.14-2.34), respectively, compared with nonusers (p = 0.50). Findings from this study are not consistent with the hypothesis that hormone-related factors in women are associated with bladder cancer...
  17. pmc Body mass index, effect modifiers, and risk of pancreatic cancer: a pooled study of seven prospective cohorts
    Li Jiao
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1305-14. 2010
    ..To investigate whether the positive association of body mass index (BMI, kg/m(2)) with risk of pancreatic cancer is modified by age, sex, smoking status, physical activity, and history of diabetes...
  18. pmc Prospective study of physical activity and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Michael F Leitzmann
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R92. 2008
    ..To prospectively examine the relation of total, vigorous and non-vigorous physical activity to postmenopausal breast cancer risk...
  19. pmc Risk of breast, ovary, and uterine corpus cancers among 85,268 women with AIDS
    J J Goedert
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 95:642-8. 2006
    ..003), approaching the risk of the general population. We conclude that the cancer deficit reflected direct or indirect effects of HIV/AIDS and that anti-HIV therapy reduced these effects...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of industrial hygienists' exposure evaluations for an epidemiologic study
    P A Stewart
    Environmental Epidemiology Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:44-51. 2000
    ..A study was conducted to determine what level of information is required by industrial hygienists before they can develop exposure estimates comparable with those developed from a more in-depth evaluation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medication use and risk of ovarian carcinoma: a prospective study
    James V Lacey
    Hormonal and Reproductive Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Int J Cancer 108:281-6. 2004
    ..5) appeared to increase risk. In our study, neither anti-inflammatory medications nor anti-psychotic medications were associated with ovarian cancer. Potential associations with histamine-receptor antagonists may warrant further study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Weight, height, and body mass index and risk for ovarian cancer in a cohort study
    James V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville 20852 7234, MD
    Ann Epidemiol 16:869-76. 2006
    ..Reported associations between ovarian cancer and body size are inconsistent. We assessed ovarian cancer and anthropometry in the Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project Follow-Up Study...
  23. pmc Alcohol use and risk of pancreatic cancer: the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Li Jiao
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1043-51. 2009
    ..41, 95% CI: 1.01, 2.00). These findings suggest a moderately increased pancreatic cancer risk with heavy alcohol use, particularly liquor; however, residual confounding by cigarette smoking cannot be completely excluded...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk of second non-hematological malignancies among 376,825 breast cancer survivors
    Linda Morris Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7244, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 106:439-51. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Dietary fibre and risk of colorectal cancer in the Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project (BCDDP) follow-up cohort
    Volker Mai
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, 20892, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 32:234-9. 2003
    ..We investigated the association between dietary fibre intake and risk of CRC in a cohort of women that prospectively answered a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Meat, fat, and their subtypes as risk factors for colorectal cancer in a prospective cohort of women
    Andrew Flood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:59-68. 2003
    ..This study provided no evidence of an association between either meat or fat (or any of their subtypes) and colorectal cancer incidence, but the authors cannot rule out the possibility of a modest association...
  27. ncbi request reprint Meat and meat-mutagen intake and pancreatic cancer risk in the NIH-AARP cohort
    Rachael Z Stolzenberg-Solomon
    National Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2664-75. 2007
    ..006) increased risk in men and women combined. These findings support the hypothesis that meat intake, particularly meat cooked at high temperatures and associated mutagens, may play a role in pancreatic cancer development...
  28. doi request reprint Adiposity, physical activity, and pancreatic cancer in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Cohort
    Rachael Z Stolzenberg-Solomon
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:586-97. 2008
    ..53, 95% CI: 1.13, 5.65; p(trend) = 0.04) in women but not men. The authors observed no association with physical activity. Their results suggest a positive association between adiposity and pancreatic cancer...
  29. pmc Energy intake and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer: an expanded analysis in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial (PLCO) cohort
    Laura Y Sue
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2842-50. 2009
    ....
  30. pmc Bone fractures and incident epithelial ovarian cancer in a prospective cohort study
    Kim N Danforth
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1777-82. 2009
    ..However, associations between fractures and ovarian cancer, another hormonal cancer, have not been examined. Therefore, we conducted a prospective study among women in the Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project Follow-up Study...
  31. ncbi request reprint Folate, methionine, alcohol, and colorectal cancer in a prospective study of women in the United States
    Andrew Flood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7232, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:551-61. 2002
    ..We investigated the associations of folate, methionine, and alcohol intake, as well as combinations of these factors, with risk of colorectal cancer (CRC)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Endometrial carcinoma risks among menopausal estrogen plus progestin and unopposed estrogen users in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    James V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1724-31. 2005
    ..However, endometrial carcinoma risks among estrogen plus progestin users and among former unopposed estrogen users are not firmly established...
  33. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intakes and the risk of colorectal cancer in the Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project follow-up cohort
    Andrew Flood
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, The National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:936-43. 2002
    ..Recent findings have cast doubt on the hypothesis that high intakes of fruit and vegetables are associated with a reduced risk of colorectal cancer...
  34. ncbi request reprint Menopausal hormone replacement therapy and risk of ovarian cancer
    James V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7234, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    JAMA 288:334-41. 2002
    ..The association between menopausal hormone replacement therapy and ovarian cancer is unclear...
  35. pmc Epidemiology of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC)
    William F Anderson
    DHHS NIH NCI DCP, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Breast Dis 22:9-23. 2005
    ..We also incorporate emerging data from the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program...
  36. ncbi request reprint Rapidly increasing incidence of ocular non-hodgkin lymphoma
    Roxana Moslehi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:936-9. 2006
    ..By contrast, other NHLs showed evidence of peaking in recent years. The distinctive patterns of ocular NHL call for further studies to identify risk factors and mechanisms, including the potential role of C. psittaci or other infections...
  37. pmc Obesity and thyroid cancer risk among U.S. men and women: a pooled analysis of five prospective studies
    Cari M Kitahara
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:464-72. 2011
    ..Thyroid cancer incidence has risen dramatically in the United States since the early 1980s. Although the prevalence of obesity has doubled during this time period, the relationship between obesity and thyroid cancer is uncertain...
  38. pmc Hormone-related risk factors and postmenopausal breast cancer among nulliparous versus parous women: An aggregated study
    Sara J Schonfeld
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:509-17. 2011
    ..Although the baseline risk is higher for nulliparous women compared with parous women, these results suggest that the associations between hormone-related factors and breast cancer do not differ by parity...
  39. ncbi request reprint Secular stability and reliability of measurements of the percentage of dense tissue on mammograms
    Jacques Benichou
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Rouen Medical School and Rouen University Hospital, 76031 Rouen Cedex, France
    Cancer Detect Prev 27:266-74. 2003
    ..Among women who developed breast cancer, the baseline mammographic density of the ipsilateral (diseased) breast was 0.53 (95% confidence interval (CI) 0.20-0.86) percentage units higher than in the contralateral breast...
  40. pmc The etiology of uterine sarcomas: a pooled analysis of the epidemiology of endometrial cancer consortium
    A S Felix
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 108:727-34. 2013
    ..We also examined risk factor associations for malignant mixed mullerian tumours (MMMTs) and endometrioid endometrial carcinomas (EECs) for comparison purposes...
  41. pmc Past body mass index and risk of mortality among women
    S C Moore
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:730-9. 2008
    ..Analysis of BMI from an earlier time period may minimize reverse causation without requiring exclusion of participants based on disease or smoking history...
  42. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and risk of endometrial cancer in a prospective cohort study (United States)
    Lisa H Colbert
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:559-67. 2003
    ..To examine the physical activity and endometrial cancer relationship in a prospective study of US women enrolled in the Breast Cancer Detection Demonstration Project (BCDDP) Follow-up Study...
  43. ncbi request reprint Family history of breast cancer as a risk factor for ovarian cancer in a prospective study
    Neely Kazerouni
    Clinical Genetics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer 107:1075-83. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Diet quality and subsequent cancer incidence and mortality in a prospective cohort of women
    Volker Mai
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:54-60. 2005
    ..Using additional follow-up, we have now extended our analysis to detailed studies of associations between RFS and the mortality and incidence from common cancers...
  45. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and the risk of colon cancer among women: a prospective cohort study (United States)
    Brook A Calton
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:385-91. 2006
    ..The results of this large prospective cohort study among women do not support the hypothesis that physical activity is related to a lower incidence of colon cancer...
  46. ncbi request reprint Calcium from diet and supplements is associated with reduced risk of colorectal cancer in a prospective cohort of women
    Andrew Flood
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:126-32. 2005
    ..e., diet or supplements)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Empirically derived dietary patterns and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in a large prospective cohort study
    Ellen M Velie
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1308-19. 2005
    ..Inconsistent associations have been reported between diet and breast cancer...
  48. ncbi request reprint Relationship between calcium, lactose, vitamin D, and dairy products and ovarian cancer
    Daniel O Koralek
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nutr Cancer 56:22-30. 2006
    ..The possibility of a decreased risk of ovarian cancer for dietary calcium merits further evaluation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, and glycemic load and the risk of colorectal cancer in the BCDDP cohort
    Lori Strayer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:853-63. 2007
    ..Case-control studies support this hypothesis, but prospective cohorts have had mixed results...
  50. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of estrogens, sex hormone-binding globulin, and androgens and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Laila Adly
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2402-7. 2006
    ..6 (95% CI 0.7-3.6); p-trend = 0.13). Higher serum concentrations of estrogens were associated with increased breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women. Androgen levels were not independently associated with substantially increased risk...
  51. ncbi request reprint Population-density and county-level variation in breast cancer mortality rates among white women residing in the Northeastern and Southern United States
    Susan R Sturgeon
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:923-31. 2003
    ..We assessed the contribution of variation in risk factor prevalence to population-density and county-level variation in breast cancer mortality rates...
  52. ncbi request reprint Projecting absolute invasive breast cancer risk in white women with a model that includes mammographic density
    Jinbo Chen
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1215-26. 2006
    ..In this study, we developed the corresponding model for absolute risk...
  53. ncbi request reprint Trends in breast cancer mortality rates by region of the United States, 1950-1999
    Susan R Sturgeon
    School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:987-95. 2004
    ..Limited information is available on trends in breast cancer mortality by region of the country...