Carolyn J Crandall

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Risedronate: a clinical review
    C Crandall
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA School of Medicine, 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 250, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7023, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:353-60. 2001
  2. ncbi Vitamin A intake and osteoporosis: a clinical review
    Carolyn Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 7023, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:939-53. 2004
  3. doi Socioeconomic status in relation to incident fracture risk in the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    C J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, 911 Broxton Ave, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA, 90024, USA
    Osteoporos Int 25:1379-88. 2014
  4. doi Endogenous sex steroid levels and cardiovascular disease in relation to the menopause: a systematic review
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 42:227-53. 2013
  5. pmc Serum sex steroid levels and longitudinal changes in bone density in relation to the final menstrual period
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E654-63. 2013
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status over the life-course and adult bone mineral density: the Midlife in the U.S. Study
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Bone 51:107-13. 2012
  7. pmc Socioeconomic status, race, and bone turnover in the Midlife in the US Study
    C J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Osteoporos Int 23:1503-12. 2012
  8. pmc Breast tenderness and breast cancer risk in the estrogen plus progestin and estrogen-alone women's health initiative clinical trials
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA Medicine GIM, 911 Broxton Avenue, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 132:275-85. 2012
  9. pmc Active, but not passive cigarette smoking was inversely associated with mammographic density
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1681, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:301-11. 2010
  10. pmc Is there a positive association between mammographic density and bone mineral density? Authors' response
    Carolyn Crandall
    Breast Cancer Res 8:404. 2006

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi Risedronate: a clinical review
    C Crandall
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA School of Medicine, 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 250, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7023, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:353-60. 2001
    ..Risedronate sodium has recently been approved for the prevention and treatment of postmenopausal and corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis...
  2. ncbi Vitamin A intake and osteoporosis: a clinical review
    Carolyn Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 7023, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:939-53. 2004
    ..If osteoporosis is linked with vitamin A (Vit A) A consumption, millions of people could be affected...
  3. doi Socioeconomic status in relation to incident fracture risk in the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    C J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, 911 Broxton Ave, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA, 90024, USA
    Osteoporos Int 25:1379-88. 2014
    ..Independent of financial status, higher educational level was associated with lower fracture incidence among non-Caucasian women but not among Caucasian women...
  4. doi Endogenous sex steroid levels and cardiovascular disease in relation to the menopause: a systematic review
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 42:227-53. 2013
    ..In the future, even if ovarian senescence-associated hormonal changes are confirmed to be associated with CAD in cohort studies of postmenopausal women, there may be other components explaining the gender differences in CAD patterns...
  5. pmc Serum sex steroid levels and longitudinal changes in bone density in relation to the final menstrual period
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E654-63. 2013
    ..The associations of serum sex steroid and FSH levels with change of bone mineral density (BMD) across the complete menopausal transition are incompletely understood...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic status over the life-course and adult bone mineral density: the Midlife in the U.S. Study
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Bone 51:107-13. 2012
    ..Adult bone mass depends on acquisition in childhood and decline in adulthood, and may be influenced by socioeconomic conditions over the entire life course...
  7. pmc Socioeconomic status, race, and bone turnover in the Midlife in the US Study
    C J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Osteoporos Int 23:1503-12. 2012
    ..Among a group of 940 US adults, economic adversity and minority race status were associated with higher serum levels of markers of bone turnover. These results suggest that higher levels of social stress may increase bone turnover...
  8. pmc Breast tenderness and breast cancer risk in the estrogen plus progestin and estrogen-alone women's health initiative clinical trials
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA Medicine GIM, 911 Broxton Avenue, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 132:275-85. 2012
    ..The association of CEE + MPA therapy with increased breast cancer risk was especially pronounced among women with baseline breast tenderness...
  9. pmc Active, but not passive cigarette smoking was inversely associated with mammographic density
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1681, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:301-11. 2010
    ..A negative relation between mammographic density, a strong breast cancer risk factor, and active smoking would lend support for an antiestrogenic mechanism...
  10. pmc Is there a positive association between mammographic density and bone mineral density? Authors' response
    Carolyn Crandall
    Breast Cancer Res 8:404. 2006
  11. pmc Sex steroid metabolism polymorphisms and mammographic density in pre- and early perimenopausal women
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Medicine GIM, 911 Broxton Ave, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 11:R51. 2009
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  12. pmc Presence of vasomotor symptoms is associated with lower bone mineral density: a longitudinal analysis
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Menopause 16:239-46. 2009
    ..To determine whether women with vasomotor symptoms (VMS) have lower bone mineral density (BMD) than do women without VMS...
  13. pmc New-onset breast tenderness after initiation of estrogen plus progestin therapy and breast cancer risk
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, UCLA Medicine GIM, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1684-91. 2009
    ..Estrogen plus progestin therapy increases breast cancer incidence and breast tenderness. Whether breast tenderness during estrogen plus progestin therapy is associated with breast cancer risk is uncertain...
  14. pmc Predictors of breast discomfort among women initiating menopausal hormone therapy
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Menopause 17:462-70. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the determinants of breast discomfort among postmenopausal women initiating menopausal hormone therapy (HT)...
  15. pmc Association of menopausal vasomotor symptoms with increased bone turnover during the menopausal transition
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 26:840-9. 2011
    ..We conclude that among early perimenopausal and late perimenopausal women, those with VMS had higher bone turnover than those without VMS. Prior to the final menstrual period, VMS may be a marker for risk of adverse bone health...
  16. pmc Breast tenderness after initiation of conjugated equine estrogens and mammographic density change
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, UCLA Medicine GIM, 911 Broxton Ave, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 131:969-79. 2012
    ..4 vs. 0.6% at year 1, 2.2 vs. 1.0% at year 2, P = 0.30). The new-onset of breast tenderness after initiation of CEE + MPA, but not CEE alone, is associated with greater increases in mammographic density...
  17. pmc Increases in serum estrone sulfate level are associated with increased mammographic density during menopausal hormone therapy
    Carolyn J Crandall
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1674-81. 2008
    ..Menopausal hormone therapy increases mammographic density. We determined whether increases in serum estrone sulfate (E(1)S) levels during menopausal hormone therapy predict increased mammographic density...
  18. ncbi The association between mammographic breast density and bone mineral density in the study of women's health across the nation
    Carolyn J Crandall
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:575-83. 2007
    ..Bone mineral density and mammographic breast density are each associated with markers of lifetime estrogen exposure. The association between mammographic breast density and bone mineral density in early perimenopausal women is unknown...
  19. ncbi Gender differences in osteoporosis treatment: a review of clinical research
    C Crandall
    Iris Cantor UCLA Women s Health Center, 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 250, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7023, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 3:42-6. 2000
    ..Further gender-comparative research regarding nonestrogenic approaches to osteoporosis is warranted...
  20. ncbi Parathyroid hormone for treatment of osteoporosis
    Carolyn Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Iris Cantor UCLA Women s Health Center, UCLA School of Medicine, 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 250, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7023, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2297-309. 2002
    ..Osteoporosis is a common condition associated with multiple deleterious consequences. No therapy entirely abolishes fracture risk...
  21. ncbi Laboratory workup for osteoporosis. Which tests are most cost-effective?
    Carolyn Crandall
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:35-8, 41-4. 2003
    ..In this article, Dr Crandall discusses the controversies surrounding laboratory workup after diagnosis of osteoporosis and reviews two studies that suggest a cost-effective approach to screening...
  22. ncbi Low-dose estrogen therapy for menopausal women: a review of efficacy and safety
    Carolyn Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Iris Cantor UCLA Women s Health Center, Los Angeles, California 90095 7023, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:723-47. 2003
    ..Recent adverse events involving research of traditional estrogen therapy have led to interest in lower-than-standard doses of menopausal estrogen therapy...
  23. ncbi Association of breast cancer and its therapy with menopause-related symptoms
    Carolyn Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at Los Angeles, 90095 7023, USA
    Menopause 11:519-30. 2004
    ..To study the relationship between current menopause status, occurrence of menopause transition during cancer treatment, and prevalence and severity of possible menopause-related symptoms...
  24. ncbi Bone mineral density and adjuvant therapy in breast cancer survivors
    C Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 88:257-61. 2004
    ..Postmenopausal BCS who had received no adjuvant therapy also had higher whole body BMD compared to similarly aged women. In contrast, hip and lumbar spine BMD values in BCS were similar to those of the population-based database...
  25. ncbi Vasomotor symptom prevalence is associated with polymorphisms in sex steroid-metabolizing enzymes and receptors
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Am J Med 119:S52-60. 2006
    ..Clarification of the mechanisms of the associations and confirmation in other populations is warranted...
  26. ncbi Association of new-onset breast discomfort with an increase in mammographic density during hormone therapy
    Carolyn J Crandall
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1578-84. 2006
    ..Postmenopausal use of estrogen and progestin therapy increases breast density and breast discomfort. Whether this increase in breast density is heralded by new-onset breast discomfort is unknown...
  27. ncbi Cross-sectional association between markers of inflammation and serum sex steroid levels in the postmenopausal estrogen/progestin interventions trial
    C Crandall
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:14-23. 2006
    ..Standard risk factors do not adequately capture cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal women. We sought to determine the associations between levels of sex steroids and levels of inflammatory markers in postmenopausal women...
  28. pmc Positive association between mammographic breast density and bone mineral density in the Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions Study
    Carolyn Crandall
    Division of General Internal Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R922-8. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that demonstration of an association between mammographic breast density and bone mineral density (BMD) would suggest a unifying underlying mechanism influencing both breast density and BMD...
  29. pmc Bone mineral density loss in relation to the final menstrual period in a multiethnic cohort: results from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Gail A Greendale
    Division of Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:111-8. 2012
    ..Cumulative FN loss was 9.1%; 5.8% was lost during the transmenopause. Greater BMI and African American heritage were related to slower loss rates, whereas the opposite was true of Japanese and Chinese ancestry...
  30. doi Progestogen levels, progesterone receptor gene polymorphisms, and mammographic density changes: results from the Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions Mammographic Density Study
    Eunjung Lee
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Menopause 19:302-10. 2012
    ..Here, after adjusting for serum estrone and estrone sulfate levels, we investigated the roles of posttreatment serum progestogen increase and of progesterone receptor gene (PGR) genetic variations on changes in mammographic density...
  31. pmc Childhood socioeconomic status and adult femoral neck bone strength: findings from the Midlife in the United States Study
    Arun S Karlamangla
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10945 Le Conte Ave, Suite 2339, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Bone 56:320-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that socioeconomic advantage in childhood is associated with greater bone strength relative to load in adulthood...
  32. pmc Diabetes and femoral neck strength: findings from the Hip Strength Across the Menopausal Transition Study
    Shinya Ishii
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:190-7. 2012
    ..Diabetes mellitus is associated with increased hip fracture risk, despite being associated with higher bone mineral density in the femoral neck...
  33. doi Insulin resistance and bone strength: findings from the study of midlife in the United States
    Preethi Srikanthan
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 29:796-803. 2014
    ..2014 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. ..
  34. pmc Bone resorption and fracture across the menopausal transition: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Menopause 19:1200-7. 2012
    ..Bone turnover markers (BTMs) predict fracture in older women, whereas data on younger women are lacking. To test the hypothesis that BTMs measured before and after menopause predict fracture risk, we performed a cohort study of 2,305 women...
  35. ncbi The role of serial bone mineral density testing for osteoporosis
    C Crandall
    Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Iris Cantor-UCLA Women's Health Center, 100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 250, Los Angeles, CA 90095-7023, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:887-95. 2001
    ..More research is needed to confirm that this regression to the mean may apply to all densitometry techniques, antiresorptives, age groups, and genders...
  36. pmc Women's Health Initiative clinical trials: interaction of calcium and vitamin D with hormone therapy
    John A Robbins
    From the 1Department of Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 2Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 3Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 4Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 5Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Memphis, TN 6Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 7Department of Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 8Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 9Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 10Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 11Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA and 12Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY
    Menopause 21:116-23. 2014
    ..This study aims to test the added value of calcium and vitamin D (CaD) in fracture prevention among women taking postmenopausal hormone therapy (HT)...
  37. ncbi Mammographic density in a multiethnic cohort
    Laurel A Habel
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Menopause 14:891-9. 2007
    ..To compare mammographic density among premenopausal and early perimenopausal women from four racial/ethnic groups and to examine density and acculturation among Japanese and Chinese women...
  38. doi Physical activity and mammographic density in a cohort of midlife women
    Nina Oestreicher
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:451-6. 2008
    ..Physical activity (PA) is one of few modifiable breast cancer risk factors. There have been few studies of the relation between PA and mammographic density, especially in multiethnic populations...