James B Burch

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Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A case-referent study: light at night and breast cancer risk in Georgia
    Sarah E Bauer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 12:23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Endotoxin exposure and inflammation markers among agricultural workers in Colorado and Nebraska
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, and Center for Colon Cancer Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 73:5-22. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Shiftwork impacts and adaptation among health care workers
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Center for Colon Cancer Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia, 29208, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 59:159-66. 2009
  4. pmc Hypertension and hematologic parameters in a community near a uranium processing facility
    Sara E Wagner
    College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Paul D Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Georgia, 500 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602 7396, USA
    Environ Res 110:786-97. 2010
  5. pmc Groundwater uranium and cancer incidence in South Carolina
    Sara E Wagner
    College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Paul D Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Georgia, 500 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602 7396, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:41-50. 2011
  6. pmc Colonoscopy screening rates among patients of colonoscopy-trained African American primary care physicians
    Sudha Xirasagar
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Cancer 117:5151-60. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Melatonin, sleep, and shift work adaptation
    James B Burch
    Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:893-901. 2005
  8. pmc Mapping cancer mortality-to-incidence ratios to illustrate racial and sex disparities in a high-risk population
    James R Hebert
    South Carolina Statewide Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Cancer 115:2539-52. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Geomagnetic activity and human melatonin metabolite excretion
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Neurosci Lett 438:76-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Melatonin and estrogen in breast cyst fluids
    James B Burch
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Center for Colon Cancer Research, WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:331-41. 2007

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Publications17

  1. pmc A case-referent study: light at night and breast cancer risk in Georgia
    Sarah E Bauer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 12:23. 2013
    ..We examined the co-distribution of light at night (LAN) and breast cancer (BC) incidence in Georgia, with the goal to contribute to the accumulating evidence that exposure to LAN increases risk of BC...
  2. doi request reprint Endotoxin exposure and inflammation markers among agricultural workers in Colorado and Nebraska
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, and Center for Colon Cancer Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 73:5-22. 2010
    ..More research is needed to characterize the extent to which these agents contribute to respiratory disease among agricultural workers...
  3. doi request reprint Shiftwork impacts and adaptation among health care workers
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Center for Colon Cancer Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia, 29208, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 59:159-66. 2009
    ..Shiftwork among health care workers impacts upon the safety and health of both employees and patients...
  4. pmc Hypertension and hematologic parameters in a community near a uranium processing facility
    Sara E Wagner
    College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Paul D Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Georgia, 500 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602 7396, USA
    Environ Res 110:786-97. 2010
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  5. pmc Groundwater uranium and cancer incidence in South Carolina
    Sara E Wagner
    College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Paul D Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Georgia, 500 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602 7396, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:41-50. 2011
    ..This ecologic study tested the hypothesis that census tracts with elevated groundwater uranium and more frequent groundwater use have increased cancer incidence...
  6. pmc Colonoscopy screening rates among patients of colonoscopy-trained African American primary care physicians
    Sudha Xirasagar
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    Cancer 117:5151-60. 2011
    ..Training primary care physicians (PCPs) to perform colonoscopy may improve screening rates among underserved high-risk populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Melatonin, sleep, and shift work adaptation
    James B Burch
    Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:893-901. 2005
    ..Night work is associated with disrupted circadian rhythms, fatigue, accidents, and chronic disease. Melatonin secretion helps regulate sleep and circadian rhythms...
  8. pmc Mapping cancer mortality-to-incidence ratios to illustrate racial and sex disparities in a high-risk population
    James R Hebert
    South Carolina Statewide Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Cancer 115:2539-52. 2009
    ..In the US, and particularly in South Carolina, these largely disfavor African Americans (AAs). Computed from readily available data sources, the mortality-to-incidence rate ratio (MIR) provides a population-based indicator of survival...
  9. doi request reprint Geomagnetic activity and human melatonin metabolite excretion
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Neurosci Lett 438:76-9. 2008
    ..These times coincide with key periods of melatonin regulation and production, respectively, suggesting that geomagnetic activity may play a role in the entrainment of human melatonin rhythms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Melatonin and estrogen in breast cyst fluids
    James B Burch
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Center for Colon Cancer Research, WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:331-41. 2007
    ..Melatonin and estrogen in BCF independently predicted growth inhibition and stimulation, respectively. Biological monitoring of BCF may help identify women with GCBD at greatest risk for breast cancer development...
  11. pmc Radio frequency nonionizing radiation in a community exposed to radio and television broadcasting
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:248-53. 2006
    ..This study demonstrated that both spatial and temporal factors contribute to residential RF exposure and that GPS/GIS technologies can improve RF exposure assessment and reduce exposure misclassification...
  12. pmc Angiotensin receptor blockers and risk of prostate cancer among United States veterans
    Gowtham A Rao
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA William J B Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 53:773-8. 2013
    ..Findings from this study support Food and Drug Administration's recent conclusion that ARB use does not increase risk of incident PrCA. ..
  13. pmc Circadian disruption, Per3, and human cytokine secretion
    Jaclyn Guess
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 8:329-36. 2009
    ..Biological processes linking circadian disruption with cancer remain to be elucidated. Increased inflammatory cytokine secretion may play a role...
  14. doi request reprint Actigraphic assessment of daily sleep-activity pattern abnormalities reflects self-assessed depression and anxiety in outpatients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    Jovelyn Du-Quiton
    Medical Chronobiological Laboratory, WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC 29209, USA
    Psychooncology 19:180-9. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer disparities in South Carolina: descriptive epidemiology, screening, special programs, and future direction
    Virginie G Daguise
    South Carolina Cancer Alliance, P O Box 2722, Columbia, SC 29202, USA
    J S C Med Assoc 102:212-20. 2006
  16. pmc Blunted heart rate recovery is improved following exercise training in overweight adults with obstructive sleep apnea
    Christopher E Kline
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Int J Cardiol 167:1610-5. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to document whether OSA participants have abnormal CPET responses and determine whether exercise modifies these CPET markers in individuals with OSA...
  17. pmc Soil zinc content, groundwater usage, and prostate cancer incidence in South Carolina
    Sara E Wagner
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, 2221 Devine Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:345-53. 2009
    ..Though data are limited, low environmental zinc exposures and down-regulation of prostatic zinc transporter proteins among AAs may explain, in part, the racial PrCA disparity...