Affiliation: Stanford University
- Sun protective behaviors and vitamin D levels in the US population: NHANES 2003-2006Eleni Linos
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Pavilion B 2nd Floor, 450 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
Cancer Causes Control 23:133-40. 2012..Our aim was to investigate the relationship between different types of sun protective behaviors and serum 25(OH)D levels in the general US population...
- Hat, shade, long sleeves, or sunscreen? Rethinking US sun protection messages based on their relative effectivenessEleni Linos
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 450 Broadway St, Pavillion C, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
Cancer Causes Control 22:1067-71. 2011..Sun protection messages in the United States emphasize sunscreen use, although its efficacy in skin cancer prevention remains controversial...
- Adolescent diet in relation to breast cancer risk among premenopausal womenEleni Linos
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health and Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University Outpatient Center, 450 Broadway St, Pavillion C Second Floor, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:689-96. 2010..Adolescence may be a period of increased susceptibility to risk factors that predispose to breast cancer. Dietary risk factors could therefore be more important during early life than later in adulthood...
- Increasing burden of melanoma in the United StatesEleni Linos
Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
J Invest Dermatol 129:1666-74. 2009..We conclude that screening-associated diagnosis of thinner melanomas cannot explain the increasing rates of thicker melanomas among low SES populations with poorer access to screening...
- Effects of reproductive and demographic changes on breast cancer incidence in China: a modeling analysisEleni Linos
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1352-60. 2008..We quantified the expected effect of changes in breast cancer risk factors on future rates of breast cancer in China...
- Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of nonmelanoma and melanoma skin cancer: post hoc analyses of the women's health initiative randomized controlled trialJean Y Tang
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 450 Broadway, Pavilion C, MC 5334, Redwood City, CA, USA
J Clin Oncol 29:3078-84. 2011....
- Red meat consumption during adolescence among premenopausal women and risk of breast cancerEleni Linos
Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2146-51. 2008..We aimed to assess the relationship between red meat intake during adolescence and premenopausal breast cancer...
- Itch as a patient-reported symptom in ambulatory care visits in the United StatesMelissa Shive
School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
J Am Acad Dermatol 69:550-6. 2013..European studies have shown that itch is a widespread symptom, yet little is known about its frequency in the United States...
- High prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in patients with basal cell nevus syndromeJean Y Tang
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University Medical Center, 450 Broadway St, Pavilion C, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
Arch Dermatol 146:1105-10. 2010..To evaluate vitamin D status in patients with basal cell nevus syndrome (BCNS) who practice photoprotection because of their genetic predisposition to skin cancer and to determine risk factors for deficiency...
- Treatment of nonfatal conditions at the end of life: nonmelanoma skin cancerEleni Linos
Department of Dermatology, 2340 Sutter St, Room N421, Mail Code Box 0808, San Francisco, CA 94143 0808, USA
JAMA Intern Med 173:1006-12. 2013..Because NMSCs do not typically affect survival or short-term quality of life, the decision about whether and how to treat patients with limited life expectancy (LLE) is challenging, especially for asymptomatic tumors...
- Tumor recurrence 5 years after treatment of cutaneous basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinomaMary Margaret Chren
Department of Dermatology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0808, USA
J Invest Dermatol 133:1188-96. 2013..These data indicate that common treatments for NMSCs were at least 95% effective, and further studies are needed to guide therapeutic choices for different clinical subgroups...
- Indoor tanning and non-melanoma skin cancer: systematic review and meta-analysisMackenzie R Wehner
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
BMJ 345:e5909. 2012..To synthesise the literature on indoor tanning and non-melanoma skin cancer...
- Diet and breast cancer risk reductionEleni Linos
Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Natl Compr Canc Netw 5:711-718. 2007..Breast cancer is a heterogeneous disease, and dietary factors may differentially affect certain breast cancer subtypes; future studies should therefore attempt to characterize associations according to tumor characteristics...
- Eczema and sensitization to common allergens in the United States: a multiethnic, population-based studyTeresa Fu
Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Redwood City, California
Pediatr Dermatol 31:21-6. 2014..U.S. children with eczema are most likely to be sensitized to dog dander. Future prospective studies should further explore this relationship...
- Nonmelanoma skin cancer visits and procedure patterns in a nationally representative sample: national ambulatory medical care survey 1995-2007Ashley Wysong
Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Redwood City, California, USA
Dermatol Surg 39:596-602. 2013..The rising incidence of nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) is well documented, but data are limited on the number of visits and treatment patterns of NMSC in the outpatient setting...
- Recurrence rates associated with incompletely excised low-risk nonmelanoma skin cancerKerri E Rieger
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Cutan Pathol 37:59-67. 2010..Reported recurrence rates for transected nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) vary widely, and few studies have addressed recurrence of tumors followed clinically or treated with nonsurgical modalities...
- Diet and breast cancerEleni Linos
Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Curr Oncol Rep 9:31-41. 2007..Diet during early life may play a substantial role in later cancer risk, but data are limited. In addition, physical activity and the prevention of weight gain can improve survival after a breast cancer diagnosis...
- Screening programme evaluation applied to airport securityEleni Linos
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMJ 335:1290-2. 2007
- Atopy and risk of brain tumors: a meta-analysisEleni Linos
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1544-50. 2007..An inverse association between atopy and the risk of glioma has been observed. We carried out a meta-analysis of studies examining the association between atopic disease and risk of glioma and meningioma...