Bradley E Aouizerat

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Preliminary evidence of a genetic association between tumor necrosis factor alpha and the severity of sleep disturbance and morning fatigue
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    School of Nursing, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:27-41. 2009
  2. pmc GWAS for discovery and replication of genetic loci associated with sudden cardiac arrest in patients with coronary artery disease
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:29. 2011
  3. pmc Differences in the symptom experience of older versus younger oncology outpatients: a cross-sectional study
    Janine K Cataldo
    School of Nursing, University of California, 2 Koret Way N631Y, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:6. 2013
  4. pmc Lack of energy: an important and distinct component of HIV-related fatigue and daytime function
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing and Institute for Human Genetics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 45:191-201. 2013
  5. pmc The search for host genetic factors of HIV/AIDS pathogenesis in the post-genome era: progress to date and new avenues for discovery
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0610, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:38-44. 2011
  6. ncbi Genetic analysis of a polymorphism in the human apoA-V gene: effect on plasma lipids
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Lipid Res 44:1167-73. 2003
  7. ncbi Genetic variation of PLTP modulates lipoprotein profiles in hypoalphalipoproteinemia
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Lipid Res 47:787-93. 2006
  8. doi Cytokine gene variation is associated with depressive symptom trajectories in oncology patients and family caregivers
    Laura B Dunn
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 17:346-53. 2013
  9. pmc Changes in symptom clusters in patients undergoing radiation therapy
    Esther Kim
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Support Care Cancer 17:1383-91. 2009
  10. pmc Trajectories of fatigue in patients with breast cancer before, during, and after radiation therapy
    Anand Dhruva
    Schools of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Cancer Nurs 33:201-12. 2010

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Publications86

  1. ncbi Preliminary evidence of a genetic association between tumor necrosis factor alpha and the severity of sleep disturbance and morning fatigue
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    School of Nursing, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:27-41. 2009
    ..Findings provide preliminary evidence of an association between a functional promoter polymorphism in the TNFA gene and the severity of sleep disturbance and morning fatigue in oncology patients and their family caregivers...
  2. pmc GWAS for discovery and replication of genetic loci associated with sudden cardiac arrest in patients with coronary artery disease
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:29. 2011
    ..We sought to identify novel gene associations for sudden cardiac arrest in patients with coronary artery disease by performing a genome-wide association study...
  3. pmc Differences in the symptom experience of older versus younger oncology outpatients: a cross-sectional study
    Janine K Cataldo
    School of Nursing, University of California, 2 Koret Way N631Y, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:6. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that older patients would have significantly lower ratings on four symptom dimensions...
  4. pmc Lack of energy: an important and distinct component of HIV-related fatigue and daytime function
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing and Institute for Human Genetics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 45:191-201. 2013
    ..Although HIV-related fatigue has been well studied, little is known about perceived energy and how it relates to fatigue, individual characteristics, and other symptoms...
  5. pmc The search for host genetic factors of HIV/AIDS pathogenesis in the post-genome era: progress to date and new avenues for discovery
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, Institute for Human Genetics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0610, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 8:38-44. 2011
    ..Recent findings from these GWAS are reviewed, new directions for research are identified, and the promise of systems biology to yield novel insights is discussed...
  6. ncbi Genetic analysis of a polymorphism in the human apoA-V gene: effect on plasma lipids
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Lipid Res 44:1167-73. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that APOAV is an important determinant of plasma TG and lipoprotein cholesterol, and is potentially a risk factor for cardiovascular disease...
  7. ncbi Genetic variation of PLTP modulates lipoprotein profiles in hypoalphalipoproteinemia
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Lipid Res 47:787-93. 2006
    ..R235W) of four (p.E72G, p.S119A, p.S124Y, and p.R235W) mutations in an in vitro activity assay. These findings indicate that PLTP gene variation is an important determinant of plasma lipoproteins and affects disorders of HDL metabolism...
  8. doi Cytokine gene variation is associated with depressive symptom trajectories in oncology patients and family caregivers
    Laura B Dunn
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 17:346-53. 2013
    ..This study sought to confirm latent classes of oncology patients and FCs with distinct depressive symptom trajectories and to examine differences in phenotypic and genotypic characteristics among these classes...
  9. pmc Changes in symptom clusters in patients undergoing radiation therapy
    Esther Kim
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Support Care Cancer 17:1383-91. 2009
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  10. pmc Trajectories of fatigue in patients with breast cancer before, during, and after radiation therapy
    Anand Dhruva
    Schools of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Cancer Nurs 33:201-12. 2010
    ..Fatigue is a significant problem associated with radiation therapy (RT)...
  11. pmc Preliminary evidence of an association between a functional interleukin-6 polymorphism and fatigue and sleep disturbance in oncology patients and their family caregivers
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:531-44. 2010
    ..However, little is known about factors that contribute to interindividual variability in these symptoms or to their underlying biologic mechanisms...
  12. pmc Trajectories of sleep disturbance and daytime sleepiness in women before and after surgery for breast cancer
    Christina Van Onselen
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 45:244-60. 2013
    ..Sleep disturbance is a problem for oncology patients...
  13. pmc Sleep-wake circadian activity rhythms and fatigue in family caregivers of oncology patients
    Anand Dhruva
    Schools of Nursing and Medicine, Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:70-81. 2012
    ..Little is known about the relationships between sleep/wake circadian activity rhythms and fatigue in family caregivers (FCs) of oncology patients...
  14. pmc Metabolic abnormalities and coronary heart disease risk in human immunodeficiency virus-infected adults
    Clive R Pullinger
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0130, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:279-86. 2010
    ..Metabolic syndrome is a combination of risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes, It has been reported to be increased in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals...
  15. pmc Sleep-wake circadian activity rhythm parameters and fatigue in oncology patients before the initiation of radiation therapy
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Cancer Nurs 34:255-68. 2011
    ..Little is known about the relationships between sleep parameters and fatigue in patients at the initiation of radiation therapy (RT)...
  16. pmc A longitudinal study of measures of objective and subjective sleep disturbance in patients with breast cancer before, during, and after radiation therapy
    Anand Dhruva
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:215-28. 2012
    ..Sleep disturbance is a significant problem in oncology patients...
  17. pmc Differences in self-reported attentional fatigue between patients with breast and prostate cancer at the initiation of radiation therapy
    John D Merriman
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Cancer Nurs 34:345-53. 2011
    ..Breast and prostate cancer are the 2 most common cancers in women and men, respectively. Most previous studies on self-reported attentional fatigue evaluated patients with breast cancer...
  18. pmc Trajectories of anxiety in oncology patients and family caregivers during and after radiation therapy
    Laura B Dunn
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 16:1-9. 2012
    ..This study aimed to identify distinct latent classes of oncology patients and their FCs based on self-reported anxiety symptoms from the beginning to four months after the completion of RT...
  19. pmc Predictors of the trajectories of self-reported attentional fatigue in women with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy
    John D Merriman
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:423-32. 2010
    ..To examine how attentional fatigue changed from the time of simulation to four months after the completion of radiation therapy and to investigate whether specific variables predicted initial levels and trajectories of attentional fatigue...
  20. pmc Differences in symptom clusters identified using occurrence rates versus symptom severity ratings in patients at the end of radiation therapy
    Esther Kim
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Cancer Nurs 32:429-36. 2009
    ..For all 3 symptom clusters, the patients with breast cancer had higher symptom cluster severity scores than the patients with prostate cancer...
  21. pmc Relationship between mood disturbance and sleep quality in oncology outpatients at the initiation of radiation therapy
    Christina Van Onselen
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 14:373-9. 2010
    ..e., neither anxiety nor depression, only anxiety, only depression, anxiety and depression) prior to the initiation of radiation therapy (RT)...
  22. pmc Differences in sleep disturbance, fatigue and energy levels between women with and without breast pain prior to breast cancer surgery
    Christina Van Onselen
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
    Breast 22:273-6. 2013
    ..Future studies need to evaluate for specific characteristics that place women at greater risk for these symptoms as well as the mechanisms that underlie these symptoms...
  23. pmc Predictors of the trajectories of self-reported sleep disturbance in men with prostate cancer during and following radiation therapy
    Christine Miaskowski
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sleep 34:171-9. 2011
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  24. pmc Differences in sleep disturbance parameters between oncology outpatients and their family caregivers
    Sara Carney
    Schools of Nursing and Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1001-6. 2011
    ..This study compared the occurrence rates for and severity ratings of sleep disturbance in patient-family caregiver (FC) dyads...
  25. pmc Differences in sleep disturbance and fatigue between patients with breast and prostate cancer at the initiation of radiation therapy
    Kristin Garrett
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:239-50. 2011
    ..Little is known about the occurrence and severity of sleep disturbance and fatigue between patients with common cancer diagnoses...
  26. pmc Genetic variation in phospholipid transfer protein modulates lipoprotein profiles in hyperalphalipoproteinemia
    Mary B Engler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Metabolism 57:1719-24. 2008
    ..Linear regression models predict that possession of the rs2294213 minor allele increases HDL-C independent of triglycerides. These findings extend the association of rs2294213 with HDL-C levels into the extremes of the HDL distribution...
  27. pmc Lymphatic and angiogenic candidate genes predict the development of secondary lymphedema following breast cancer surgery
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e60164. 2013
    ..These genetic associations suggest a role for a number of lymphatic and angiogenic genes in the development of LE following breast cancer treatment...
  28. pmc Differences in depression, anxiety, and quality of life between women with and without breast pain prior to breast cancer surgery
    Maria Kyranou
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 17:190-5. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that women with pain would report higher levels of anxiety and depression as well as poorer QOL than women without pain...
  29. pmc Trajectories and predictors of symptom occurrence, severity, and distress in prostate cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy
    Katie Knapp
    School of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:486-507. 2012
    ..Despite available research, prostate cancer patients report that information about side effects is their most important unmet need. Additional research is needed that focuses on specific dimensions of the patient's symptom experience...
  30. pmc Determination of cutpoints for low and high number of symptoms in patients with advanced cancer
    Stephanie Gilbertson-White
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:1027-36. 2012
    ..Psychological symptoms were significantly different between patients in the low versus high symptom groups and may play an important role in QOL outcomes in patients with advanced cancer...
  31. pmc Association of TGFBR2 polymorphism with risk of sudden cardiac arrest in patients with coronary artery disease
    Zian H Tseng
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1354, USA
    Heart Rhythm 6:1745-50. 2009
    ..Common single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in TGFss pathway genes may be associated with SCA...
  32. pmc Identification of patient subgroups and risk factors for persistent breast pain following breast cancer surgery
    Christine Miaskowski
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pain 13:1172-87. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that approximately 25% of women experience significant and persistent levels of breast pain in the first 6 months following breast cancer surgery...
  33. pmc Evidence of associations between cytokine genes and subjective reports of sleep disturbance in oncology patients and their family caregivers
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40560. 2012
    ..Evidence was found for latent classes with distinct sleep disturbance trajectories. Unique genetic markers in cytokine genes may partially explain the interindividual heterogeneity characterizing these trajectories...
  34. pmc Association between pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine genes and a symptom cluster of pain, fatigue, sleep disturbance, and depression
    Julie Illi
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Cytokine 58:437-47. 2012
    ..Identification of distinct phenotypes provides new evidence for the role of IL4 in the modulation of a sickness behavior symptom cluster in oncology patients and their FCs...
  35. pmc Types of sleep problems in adults living with HIV/AIDS
    Kathryn A Lee
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:67-75. 2012
    ..To characterize specific types of sleep problems experienced by adults with HIV...
  36. pmc Epidemiological and genetic factors associated with ovarian cancer
    Monica R McLemore
    Department of Physiologic Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 520 Frederick St, 31, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Cancer Nurs 32:281-8; quiz 289-90. 2009
    ..The article concludes with a discussion of how oncology nurses can apply this information to improve patient care...
  37. doi Relationship between sleep and physical activity in female family caregivers at the initiation of patients' radiation therapy
    Karen Willette-Murphy
    School of Nursing, Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 38:367-74. 2009
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  38. ncbi Identification of distinct subgroups of breast cancer patients based on self-reported changes in sleep disturbance
    Christina Van Onselen
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:2611-9. 2012
    ....
  39. pmc Associations between pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine genes and breast pain in women prior to breast cancer surgery
    Birha McCann
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain 13:425-37. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that breast pain occurs in over a quarter of women who are about to undergo breast cancer surgery. Based on phenotypic and genotypic characteristics found, inflammatory mechanisms contribute to preoperative breast pain...
  40. pmc Preliminary evidence of an association between an interleukin 6 promoter polymorphism and self-reported attentional function in oncology patients and their family caregivers
    John D Merriman
    1School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 16:152-9. 2014
    ..78, 8.92]; p = .001). Findings provide preliminary evidence of subgroups of individuals with distinct trajectories of attentional function and of a genetic association with an IL6 promoter polymorphism. ..
  41. pmc Common beta-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms are not associated with risk of sudden cardiac death in patients with coronary artery disease
    Zian H Tseng
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Heart Rhythm 5:814-21. 2008
    ....
  42. pmc Differences in morning and evening fatigue in oncology patients and their family caregivers
    Anand Dhruva
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 17:841-8. 2013
    ....
  43. pmc Symptom experience in HIV-infected adults: a function of demographic and clinical characteristics
    Kathryn A Lee
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:882-93. 2009
    ..Because high symptom burden is more likely to precipitate self-care strategies that may potentially be ineffective, strategies for symptom management would be better guided by tailored interventions from health care providers...
  44. pmc Cytokine gene variations associated with subsyndromal depressive symptoms in patients with breast cancer
    Shanwell Saad
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 2 Koret Way N631Y, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 18:397-404. 2014
    ..Phenotypic differences between Resilient (n = 155) and Subsyndromal (n = 180) depressive symptom classes, as well as variations in cytokine genes were evaluated...
  45. pmc Identification of patient subgroups and risk factors for persistent arm/shoulder pain following breast cancer surgery
    Christine Miaskowski
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 18:242-53. 2014
    ..In addition, differences in the severity of common symptoms and quality of life outcomes measured prior to surgery, among the arm pain classes, were evaluated...
  46. pmc Associations between cytokine gene variations and self-reported sleep disturbance in women following breast cancer surgery
    Emely Alfaro
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 18:85-93. 2014
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  47. pmc Trajectories of fatigue in men with prostate cancer before, during, and after radiation therapy
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:632-43. 2008
    ..This type of analysis may lead to the identification of subgroups of patients who are at higher risk for negative outcomes and who require different types of interventions for the fatigue associated with RT...
  48. pmc Biomarkers: symptoms, survivorship, and quality of life
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:129-38. 2012
    ....
  49. pmc Cytokine candidate genes predict the development of secondary lymphedema following breast cancer surgery
    Geraldine Leung
    1 School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California
    Lymphat Res Biol 12:10-22. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if variations in pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine genes were associated with LE following breast cancer treatment...
  50. pmc An apolipoprotein A-V gene SNP is associated with marked hypertriglyceridemia among Asian-American patients
    Clive R Pullinger
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Lipid Res 49:1846-54. 2008
    ..This specific apoA-V variant has a pronounced effect on TG metabolism, the mechanism of which remains to be elucidated...
  51. doi Associations between cytokine gene variations and severe persistent breast pain in women following breast cancer surgery
    Kimberly Stephens
    School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Pain 15:169-80. 2014
    ..These findings suggest a role for cytokine gene polymorphisms in the development of persistent breast pain following breast cancer surgery...
  52. pmc Gene-environment interactions in cardiovascular disease
    Elena Flowers
    School of Nursing, Department of Physiologic Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 11:472-8. 2012
    ..The interaction between genetic (i.e., biologic, nature) and environmental (i.e. non-biologic, nurture) causes of disease is an important mechanism for understanding both the etiology and public health impact of cardiovascular disease...
  53. ncbi Mutations in LMF1 cause combined lipase deficiency and severe hypertriglyceridemia
    Miklos Peterfy
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nat Genet 39:1483-7. 2007
    ..Thus, through its profound effect on lipase activity, LMF1 emerges as an important candidate gene in hypertriglyceridemia...
  54. doi Measurement of MicroRNA: a regulator of gene expression
    Elena Flowers
    Department of Physiologic Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94134, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 15:167-78. 2013
    ..The authors also introduce bioinformatic approaches to analysis of high-throughput miR expression and techniques used to create predictive models of miR-mRNA binding to describe possible physiologic pathways affected by specific miRs...
  55. doi A comparison of the cyclic variation in serum levels of CA125 across the menstrual cycle using two commercial assays
    Monica R McLemore
    School of Nursing, Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 14:250-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if serum concentrations of CA125 differed across the three phases of the menstrual cycle in healthy, premenopausal women using two commercially available assays...
  56. doi Methodologic issues in the measurement of cytokines to elucidate the biological basis for cancer symptoms
    Stephanie Gilbertson-White
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 13:15-24. 2011
    ..The article begins with a brief discussion of cytokines and sickness behavior and the role of the cytokines in cancer-related symptoms...
  57. pmc Impact of a 4q25 genetic variant in atrial flutter and on the risk of atrial fibrillation after cavotricuspid isthmus ablation
    Jason D Roberts
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 25:271-7. 2014
    ..We sought to characterize the association between rs2200733 and prevalent Afl and to determine if the variant could predict AF after cavotricuspid isthmus ablation...
  58. doi Epigenetic regulation and measurement of epigenetic changes
    Kimberly E Stephens
    1Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 15:373-81. 2013
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  59. pmc WW-domain-containing oxidoreductase is associated with low plasma HDL-C levels
    Jenny C Lee
    Department of Human Genetics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 83:180-92. 2008
    ..In conclusion, analyses of 9,798 subjects show significant association between HDL-C and a WWOX variant with an allele-specific cis-regulatory function...
  60. pmc Telomere length is associated with sleep duration but not sleep quality in adults with human immunodeficiency virus
    Kathryn A Lee
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Sleep 37:157-66. 2014
    ..This article describes relationships between telomere length and sleep parameters that included total sleep time (TST), wake after sleep onset (WASO), and self-reported sleep quality in a sample of adults with chronic illness...
  61. pmc Risk factors and symptoms associated with pain in HIV-infected adults
    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Department of Physiological Nursing and Institute for Human Genetics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 21:125-33. 2010
    ..Pain was highly prevalent (55%) and was associated with immune status (CD4+ T-cell count), race, and sleep disturbance, but not with age, gender, or symptoms of fatigue, depression, or anxiety...
  62. doi A review of the literature on multiple symptoms, their predictors, and associated outcomes in patients with advanced cancer
    Stephanie Gilbertson-White
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Palliat Support Care 9:81-102. 2011
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  63. ncbi Do women in the community recognize hereditary and sporadic breast cancer risk factors?
    Maria C Katapodi
    Department of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:617-23. 2005
    ..To describe knowledge of hereditary, familial, and sporadic breast cancer risk factors among women in the community and to identify characteristics associated with this knowledge...
  64. ncbi Variations in human HM74 (GPR109B) and HM74A (GPR109A) niacin receptors
    Christian Zellner
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0130, USA
    Hum Mutat 25:18-21. 2005
    ..Haplotype analysis suggests four SNPs can define the five major haplotypes that lie within a single haplotype block encompassing these two genes...
  65. pmc Cytokine polymorphisms are associated with poor sleep maintenance in adults living with human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    Kathryn A Lee
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Sleep 37:453-63. 2014
    ....
  66. ncbi Correlation of paired liver biopsies in morbidly obese patients with suspected nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Raphael B Merriman
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Hepatology 44:874-80. 2006
    ..In conclusion, significant sampling variability occurs in NAFLD, particularly for features of necroinflammation. This should be factored into the design of clinical trials and studies of the natural history of the disease...
  67. ncbi Is there a biological basis for the clustering of symptoms?
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 23:99-105. 2007
    ..To examine symptom clusters in oncology patients; to determine if these symptom clusters might share a common biologic mechanism; and to describe potential biologic mechanisms that warrant investigation...
  68. doi Changes in sexual function on mood and quality of life in patients undergoing radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Kristie Howlett
    Sutter Roseville Medical Center, Roseville, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:E58-66. 2010
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  69. ncbi Subgroups of patients with cancer with different symptom experiences and quality-of-life outcomes: a cluster analysis
    Christine Miaskowski
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:E79-89. 2006
    ....
  70. pmc MicroRNA regulation of lipid metabolism
    Elena Flowers
    Department of Physiologic Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Metabolism 62:12-20. 2013
    ..The purpose of this review is to describe the current body of knowledge on microRNA regulation of genes involved in lipid metabolism, and to introduce the role of microRNA in development and progression of atherosclerosis...
  71. pmc A review of the prevalence and impact of multiple symptoms in oncology patients
    Jung Eun Esther Kim
    School of Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:715-36. 2009
    ..Only when this descriptive research is completed with homogenous samples of patients in terms of cancer diagnoses and treatments can intervention studies for multiple symptoms be developed and tested...
  72. doi Rules of tumor cell development and their application to biomarkers for ovarian cancer
    Monica R McLemore
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:403-9. 2008
    ..To apply the Hanahan and Weinberg conceptual framework for tumor development to the specific biomarkers observed or expressed in ovarian cancer...
  73. pmc MicroRNA associated with dyslipidemia and coronary disease in humans
    Elena Flowers
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California and
    Physiol Genomics 45:1199-205. 2013
    ..We highlight the potential roles for microRNA in gene-environment interactions. ..
  74. pmc Mouse and human strategies identify PTPN14 as a modifier of angiogenesis and hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia
    Michael Benzinou
    UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center HDFCCC, San Francisco, California 94158 9001, USA
    Nat Commun 3:616. 2012
    ..These findings contribute to a deeper understanding of the molecular pathology of HHT [corrected] in particular and to angiogenesis in general...
  75. ncbi Genetic influences in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Raphael B Merriman
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:S30-3. 2006
    ..Identification of the genetic contribution to NAFLD will inform theories of disease pathogenesis and progression and ultimately improve management...
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    Elena Flowers
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94304, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:417-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to define the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its component risk factors among individuals of South Asian origin living in the United States...
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    Dov Shiffman
    Celera Diagnostics, Alameda, CA, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 77:596-605. 2005
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  78. ncbi Gender and ethnic differences in a case-control study of dyslipidemia: using the apolipoprotein A-V gene as an exemplar in cardiovascular genetics
    Shu Fen Wung
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0203, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 17:281-99; discussion 335-8. 2003
    ..Identification of genetic variations among ethnic groups and between genders may have significant potential for a better understanding of the development of cardiovascular disease...
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    Dorit Pud
    Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:162-70. 2008
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  80. ncbi Influences of apolipoprotein E polymorphism on the risk for breast cancer and HER2/neu status in Taiwan
    Nai Wen Chang
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, China Medical University, 91 Hsueh Shih Road, Taichung 404, Taiwan
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 90:257-61. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the APOE epsilon4 allele may be a risk factor for breast cancer and correlates with HER2/neu negative status...
  81. pmc The lipoprotein lipase gene in combined hyperlipidemia: evidence of a protective allele depletion
    Shu Fen Wung
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 5:19. 2006
    ..A case-control design was employed. The polymorphism was assessed by restriction assay in 212 cases and 161 controls. Genotypic, allelic, and phenotypic associations were examined...
  82. doi Candidate genes of the 5-lipoxygenase pathway in acute coronary syndrome: a pilot study
    Shu Fen Wung
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0203, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 9:280-92. 2008
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to examine arachidonate 5-lipoxygenase (ALOX5) and ALOX5-activating protein (ALOX5AP) gene variations in patients with and without acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  83. pmc Replication study of 10 genetic polymorphisms associated with coronary heart disease in a specific high-risk population with familial hypercholesterolemia
    Jeroen B van der Net
    Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 29:2195-201. 2008
    ..We performed a replication study of 10 polymorphisms and CHD in a population with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), individuals at extreme risk of CHD...
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    James P Riddel
    Division of Hematology, Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 8:147-56. 2006
    ..Lastly, they explore the role of nurses in this research and clinical endeavor. To the authors'knowledge, this review is the first to address these complex issues in nursing research...
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    Shu Fen Wung
    Division of Nursing Practice, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 19:409-16. 2004
    ..This genetic discovery has significant clinical implications because high-risk individuals and families can be closely monitored and can benefit from preventative surgical repairs...
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    Bradley E Aouizerat
    Circ Res 92:1179-81. 2003