Raymond R Balise
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Imputation of missing ages in pedigree dataRaymond R Balise
Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Hum Hered 63:168-74. 2007..In particular, there is little information about the level of agreement between imputed and actual values of temporal data and their effects on inferences...
- Metabolic syndrome: do clinical criteria identify similar individuals among overweight premenopausal women?Sofiya Alhassan
Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Metabolism 57:49-56. 2008..Regardless of MetSyn clinical criteria, >/=7% reduction in body weight has a beneficial impact on variables used to define MetSyn...
- Effect of raw garlic vs commercial garlic supplements on plasma lipid concentrations in adults with moderate hypercholesterolemia: a randomized clinical trialChristopher D Gardner
Stanford Prevention Research Center and Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, Calif 94305, USA
Arch Intern Med 167:346-53. 2007..Garlic supplements differ in bioavailability of key phytochemicals. We evaluated the effect of raw garlic and 2 commonly used garlic supplements on cholesterol concentrations in adults with moderate hypercholesterolemia...
- Comparison of the Atkins, Zone, Ornish, and LEARN diets for change in weight and related risk factors among overweight premenopausal women: the A TO Z Weight Loss Study: a randomized trialChristopher D Gardner
Stanford Prevention Research Center and the Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, Calif, USA
JAMA 297:969-77. 2007..Popular diets, particularly those low in carbohydrates, have challenged current recommendations advising a low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet for weight loss. Potential benefits and risks have not been tested adequately...
- BRAF-mutated, microsatellite-stable adenocarcinoma of the proximal colon: an aggressive adenocarcinoma with poor survival, mucinous differentiation, and adverse morphologic featuresReetesh K Pai
Departments of Pathology, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 36:744-52. 2012....
- A feasibility study to evaluate breast cancer patients' knowledge of their diagnosis and treatmentStephanie M Smith
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Patient Educ Couns 89:321-9. 2012..To evaluate the feasibility of an electronic survey to assess patients' knowledge of their breast cancer and treatment, and interest in receiving a medical summary...
- Mutation risk associated with paternal and maternal age in a cohort of retinoblastoma survivorsMelissa B Mills
Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, 300 Pasteur Drive, Boswell Building A097, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
Hum Genet 131:1115-22. 2012..3]; de novo vs. familial ORs 30-34 = 2.8 [1.0-8.4], ≥ 35 = 1.6 [0.6-4.6]). Our study suggests a weak paternal age effect for Rb resulting from de novo germline mutations consistent with the paternal origin of most of these mutations...
- QTc prolongation in children following congenital cardiac disease surgeryRajesh Punn
Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University, 750 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Cardiol Young 21:400-10. 2011..This study's aim was to formally assess QTc in children undergoing cardiac surgery...
- Histologic types of epithelial ovarian cancer: have they different risk factors?Allison W Kurian
Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 875 Blake Wilbur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5820, USA
Gynecol Oncol 96:520-30. 2005..The goals of the current study were to characterize further the relation of histologic-specific ovarian cancer risks to reproductive and lifestyle attributes...
- HER2 expression in gastric and gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma in a US population: clinicopathologic analysis with proposed approach to HER2 assessmentPamela L Kunz
Department of Medicine Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 20:13-24. 2012....
- Risk of early-onset prostate cancer in relation to germ line polymorphisms of the vitamin D receptorIngrid Oakley-Girvan
Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, HRP Redwood Building, T204, Stanford, CA 94305 5405, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1325-30. 2004..S. Whites. If the FokI association noted here were causal, this difference could account for some of the disease burden among African Americans and some of the excess risk in African Americans compared with Whites...
- Pooled genome linkage scan of aggressive prostate cancer: results from the International Consortium for Prostate Cancer GeneticsDaniel J Schaid
Harwick 7, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Hum Genet 120:471-85. 2006..This provides a basis for attempts to identify these genes, with potential clinical utility for men with aggressive prostate cancer and their relatives...