J M Chan
Affiliation: University of California
- Insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and IGF binding protein-3 as predictors of advanced-stage prostate cancerJune M Chan
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Urology, University of California at San Francisco, 94118, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1099-106. 2002....
- Total and specific complementary and alternative medicine use in a large cohort of men with prostate cancerJ M Chan
Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
Urology 66:1223-8. 2005..To assess specific complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use in the Cancer of the Prostate Strategic Urologic Research Endeavor (CaPSURE), a large, community-based national registry of men with prostate cancer...
- History of diabetes, clinical features of prostate cancer, and prostate cancer recurrence-data from CaPSURE (United States)J M Chan
Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
Cancer Causes Control 16:789-97. 2005..We hypothesized that men with diabetes would present with more favorable prostate cancer and experience lower risk of recurrence...
- Diet after diagnosis and the risk of prostate cancer progression, recurrence, and death (United States)June M Chan
Department of Epidemiology, University of California, Room A622, San Francisco, CA, 94143 1695, USA
Cancer Causes Control 17:199-208. 2006..We examined post-diagnostic diet and risk of cancer progression in a cohort of men with prostate cancer from the Health Professionals Follow-up Study...
- The epidemiology of prostate cancer--with a focus on nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugsJune M Chan
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 20:797-809. 2006..Further quantitative comparative studies of the risks and benefits of these common comorbidities in older Americans, with special attention to dose and duration parameters, are warranted...
- Expression of insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor in local and metastatic prostate cancerCharles J Ryan
Department of Medicine, UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
Urol Oncol 25:134-40. 2007..Despite this targeting, there are conflicting data on the presence of this receptor in human tumor samples, largely because of differences in technique...
- Prostate cancerDavid F Penson
Departments of Urology and Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
J Urol 177:2020-9. 2007..We quantified the burden of prostate cancer in the United States by identifying trends in incidence, disease presentation, survival rates and use of health care resources, and by estimating the economic impact of the disease...
- Diet and lifestyle interventions in active surveillance patients with favorable-risk prostate cancerStacey A Kenfield
University of CA San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
Curr Treat Options Oncol 8:173-96. 2007....
- Whole grains and risk of pancreatic cancer in a large population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, CaliforniaJune M Chan
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118 1944, USA
Am J Epidemiol 166:1174-85. 2007..65, 95% CI: 0.47, 0.89; trend-p = 0.02). These data provide some support for the hypothesis that consuming more whole-grain or high-fiber foods may reduce the risk of pancreatic cancer. Refined grains were not associated with risk...
- Active surveillance for early-stage prostate cancer: review of the current literatureMarc A Dall'Era
Department of Urology, University of California at San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
Cancer 112:1650-9. 2008..The best candidates for active surveillance are being defined, as are predictors of active treatment. The psychosocial ramifications of surveillance for prostate cancer can be profound and future needs and unmet goals will be discussed...
- Impact of obesity on prostate cancer recurrence after radical prostatectomy: data from CaPSUREWilliam W Bassett
Department of Urology, Urologic Outcomes Research Group, University of California, School of Medicine, Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, California, USA
Urology 66:1060-5. 2005..Because of the increased comorbidities and greater rates of recurrence, obese individuals undergoing radical prostatectomy need vigilant follow-up care...
- Role of diet in prostate cancer development and progressionJune M Chan
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1600 Divisadero St, Box 1695, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:8152-60. 2005....
- Aspirin use in relation to risk of prostate cancerMichael F Leitzmann
Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1108-11. 2002....
- A gain of function TGFB1 polymorphism may be associated with late stage prostate cancerAmanda Ewart-Toland
Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:759-64. 2004..33, 95% CI 0.66-2.68). The C allele frequency in cases and controls were 39.9% and 38.5%, respectively. Our data suggest that the TGFB1 C-509T variant that affects expression of TGFbeta1 may play a role in advanced stage prostate cancer...
- The relative impact and future burden of prostate cancer in the United StatesJune M Chan
Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 94143 1695, USA
J Urol 172:S13-6; discussion S17. 2004..In the last 2 decades there has been increasing awareness of and research on prostate cancer. We considered prostate cancer in the context of other major causes of morbidity and mortality...
- Obesity and prostate cancer clinical risk factors at presentation: data from CaPSUREChristopher J Kane
Department of Urology, Program in Urologic Oncology, Urologic Outcomes Research Group, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, USA
J Urol 173:732-6. 2005..We investigated the association of obesity with prostate cancer case demographics and clinical disease features at presentation...
- Aurora-A/STK15 T+91A is a general low penetrance cancer susceptibility gene: a meta-analysis of multiple cancer typesAmanda Ewart-Toland
UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
Carcinogenesis 26:1368-73. 2005..The data also underline the advantages of comparative association studies involving study populations from different ethnic groups for determination of disease risk...
- Lifestyle correlates of health perception and treatment satisfaction in a clinical cohort of men with prostate cancerSara K Sheriff
Department of Epidemiology/Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Clin Prostate Cancer 3:239-45. 2005..In conclusion, we demonstrated good feasibility for conducting this longitudinal study and observed initial indications that diet and other lifestyle practices were important predictors of patient QOL...
- Insulin-like growth factors, their binding proteins, and prostate cancer risk: analysis of individual patient data from 12 prospective studiesAndrew W Roddam
Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
Ann Intern Med 149:461-71, W83-8. 2008..Some, but not all, published results have shown an association between circulating blood levels of some insulin-like growth factors (IGFs) and their binding proteins (IGFBPs) and the subsequent risk for prostate cancer...
- The impact of obesity on health related quality of life before and after radical prostatectomy (data from CaPSURE)Jason W Anast
Department of Urology and UCSF/Mt. Zion Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, USA
J Urol 173:1132-8. 2005..Obese men have a similar recovery pattern of HRQOL after radical prostatectomy, with minimal additive long-term impairment in HRQOL relative to men of normal weight...
- Health-related quality of life for men with prostate cancer and diabetes: a longitudinal analysis from CaPSUREDavid M Latini
Scott Department of Urology and Dan L Duncan Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Urology 68:1242-7. 2006....
- Development of a meat frequency questionnaire for use in diet and cancer studiesGarrett A Keating
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Box 808, L 396, Livermore, CA 94551, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 107:1356-62. 2007..The meat frequency questionnaire is designed to obtain information on meat types, cooking methods, and doneness preferences that predict heterocyclic amine concentrations in different meats...
- Vegetable and fruit intake and pancreatic cancer in a population-based case-control study in the San Francisco bay areaJune M Chan
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, 94118-1944, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2093-7. 2005..These results suggest that increasing vegetable and fruit consumption, already recommended for the prevention of several other chronic diseases, may impart some protection against developing pancreatic cancer...