CAMILLE C RAGIN

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Patient- and delivery-level factors related to acceptance of HIV counseling and testing services among tuberculosis patients in South Africa: a qualitative study with community health workers and program managers
    J Christo Heunis
    Centre for Health Systems Research and Development, University of the Free State, 205 Nelson Mandela Drive, Bloemfontein, 9300, South Africa
    Implement Sci 6:27. 2011
  2. pmc Recurrence in oral and pharyngeal cancer is associated with quantitative MGMT promoter methylation
    Emanuela Taioli
    University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:354. 2009
  3. pmc Review of studies on metabolic genes and cancer in populations of African descent
    CAMILLE C RAGIN
    Department of Epidemiology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, New York, NY 11203, USA
    Genet Med 12:12-8. 2010
  4. pmc Determinants of head and neck cancer survival by race
    CAMILLE C RAGIN
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Head Neck 33:1092-8. 2011
  5. pmc Human papillomavirus type 16 and 18 in primary lung cancers--a meta-analysis
    Malini Srinivasan
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:1722-8. 2009
  6. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 seroprevalence among Tobago women and the role of sexual lifestyle behavior
    Alicia C McDonald
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Med Virol 81:264-70. 2009
  7. pmc Polymorphisms in DNA damage response genes and head and neck cancer risk
    Rafael E Flores-Obando
    Department of Epidemiology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, NY, USA
    Biomarkers 15:379-99. 2010

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Publications9

  1. pmc Patient- and delivery-level factors related to acceptance of HIV counseling and testing services among tuberculosis patients in South Africa: a qualitative study with community health workers and program managers
    J Christo Heunis
    Centre for Health Systems Research and Development, University of the Free State, 205 Nelson Mandela Drive, Bloemfontein, 9300, South Africa
    Implement Sci 6:27. 2011
    ..These two provider groups are positioned to alter the delivery of HCT services in order to improve patient participation and, ultimately, health outcomes...
  2. pmc Recurrence in oral and pharyngeal cancer is associated with quantitative MGMT promoter methylation
    Emanuela Taioli
    University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:354. 2009
    ..This study examines whether gene-promoter methylation of tumor DNA correlates with survival and recurrence rates in a population of patients with oral or pharyngeal cancer...
  3. pmc Review of studies on metabolic genes and cancer in populations of African descent
    CAMILLE C RAGIN
    Department of Epidemiology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, New York, NY 11203, USA
    Genet Med 12:12-8. 2010
    ..Because incidence and mortality rates for these cancers rank highest among populations of African descent, concentrated research in these areas are warranted...
  4. pmc Determinants of head and neck cancer survival by race
    CAMILLE C RAGIN
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Head Neck 33:1092-8. 2011
    ..Several factors contribute to the documented racial disparity in head and neck cancer, among which are socioeconomic status, access to care, and biologic factors...
  5. pmc Human papillomavirus type 16 and 18 in primary lung cancers--a meta-analysis
    Malini Srinivasan
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Carcinogenesis 30:1722-8. 2009
    ..Further studies are needed to elucidate the role of HPV in lung carcinogenesis with careful thought given to study design and laboratory detection methods for a more accurate assessment of HPV status in lung tumors...
  6. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 seroprevalence among Tobago women and the role of sexual lifestyle behavior
    Alicia C McDonald
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Med Virol 81:264-70. 2009
    ..51, 95% CI = 1.09-5.78) in women. HHV-8 age-specific rates were similar between genders. Sexual activity may not be a major contributor to HHV-8 infection among Tobago women...
  7. pmc Polymorphisms in DNA damage response genes and head and neck cancer risk
    Rafael E Flores-Obando
    Department of Epidemiology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, NY, USA
    Biomarkers 15:379-99. 2010
    ..Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes have been reported contributing factors in head and neck cancer risk but studies have shown conflicting results...