MICHAEL JACOB ADAMS

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Radiation dose associated with renal failure mortality: a potential pathway to partially explain increased cardiovascular disease mortality observed after whole-body irradiation
    MICHAEL JACOB ADAMS
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY14642 0644, USA
    Radiat Res 177:220-8. 2012
  2. pmc Breast cancer risk 55+ years after irradiation for an enlarged thymus and its implications for early childhood medical irradiation today
    M Jacob Adams
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 644, Rochester, New York, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:48-58. 2010
  3. pmc Thyroid cancer risk 40+ years after irradiation for an enlarged thymus: an update of the Hempelmann cohort
    MICHAEL JACOB ADAMS
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Radiat Res 174:753-62. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Radiation dose associated with renal failure mortality: a potential pathway to partially explain increased cardiovascular disease mortality observed after whole-body irradiation
    MICHAEL JACOB ADAMS
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY14642 0644, USA
    Radiat Res 177:220-8. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that renal dysfunction could be part of the mechanism causing increased CVD risk after whole-body irradiation, a hypothesis that deserves further study...
  2. pmc Breast cancer risk 55+ years after irradiation for an enlarged thymus and its implications for early childhood medical irradiation today
    M Jacob Adams
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 644, Rochester, New York, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:48-58. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Thyroid cancer risk 40+ years after irradiation for an enlarged thymus: an update of the Hempelmann cohort
    MICHAEL JACOB ADAMS
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Radiat Res 174:753-62. 2010
    ..5 years of follow-up and is dose-dependent. Although the incidence appeared to decrease after 40 years, increased risk remains a lifelong concern in those exposed to lower doses of medical radiation during early childhood...

Research Grants1

  1. Cardiovascular Risk 50 Years After Thymic Irradiation
    Michael Adams; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This group of individuals, if shown to be at high risk, constitutes a potentially huge number of persons who may benefit from additional preventive measures. ..