Susan Fisher

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Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The emerging concept of antigen-driven lymphomas: epidemiology and treatment implications
    Susan G Fisher
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine and James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 18:417-24. 2006
  2. ncbi The epidemiology of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Susan G Fisher
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 644, New York 14642, USA
    Oncogene 23:6524-34. 2004
  3. pmc Unilateral and bilateral breast cancer in women surviving pediatric Hodgkin's disease
    Swati K Basu
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, James P Wilmot Cancer Center at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:34-40. 2008
  4. ncbi Improved preventive care for asthma: a randomized trial of clinician prompting in pediatric offices
    Jill S Halterman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1018-25. 2006
  5. pmc Improving care for urban children with asthma: design and methods of the School-Based Asthma Therapy (SBAT) trial
    Jill S Halterman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Golisano Children s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, New York 14642, USA jill
    J Asthma 45:279-86. 2008
  6. pmc Tobacco use in six economically disadvantaged communities in the Dominican Republic
    Deborah J Ossip-Klein
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:851-60. 2008
  7. pmc Randomized controlled trial to improve care for urban children with asthma: results of the School-Based Asthma Therapy trial
    Jill S Halterman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:262-8. 2011
  8. pmc Subsequent malignancies in children treated for Hodgkin's disease: associations with gender and radiation dose
    Louis S Constine
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:24-33. 2008
  9. pmc Vaccine effectiveness against laboratory-confirmed influenza in children 6 to 59 months of age during the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 influenza seasons
    Katherine W Eisenberg
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 122:911-9. 2008
  10. ncbi Association of a cancer diagnosis with vulnerability and frailty in older Medicare beneficiaries
    Supriya Gupta Mohile
    James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1206-15. 2009

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi The emerging concept of antigen-driven lymphomas: epidemiology and treatment implications
    Susan G Fisher
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine and James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 18:417-24. 2006
    ..This review discusses the current evidence for the role of foreign or self antigens in the initiation of lymphomagenesis...
  2. ncbi The epidemiology of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Susan G Fisher
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 644, New York 14642, USA
    Oncogene 23:6524-34. 2004
    ..We must build on our current knowledge regarding the etiology of NHL in order that prevention, treatment, and ultimately, cure of this malignancy becomes a reality...
  3. pmc Unilateral and bilateral breast cancer in women surviving pediatric Hodgkin's disease
    Swati K Basu
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, James P Wilmot Cancer Center at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:34-40. 2008
    ..To define demographic and therapeutic associations with the risk of breast cancer in children treated for Hodgkin's disease (HD), particularly the frequency and interval to the development of contralateral breast cancer...
  4. ncbi Improved preventive care for asthma: a randomized trial of clinician prompting in pediatric offices
    Jill S Halterman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1018-25. 2006
    ..To determine whether clinician prompting regarding a child's symptom severity and guideline recommendations at the time of an office visit improves the delivery of preventive asthma care...
  5. pmc Improving care for urban children with asthma: design and methods of the School-Based Asthma Therapy (SBAT) trial
    Jill S Halterman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Golisano Children s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, New York 14642, USA jill
    J Asthma 45:279-86. 2008
    ..Results of this study will help to determine whether this type of comprehensive school-based program can serve as a model to improve care for urban children and reduce disparities...
  6. pmc Tobacco use in six economically disadvantaged communities in the Dominican Republic
    Deborah J Ossip-Klein
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:851-60. 2008
    ..Although it is expected that the reported prevalence of tobacco use and health conditions represent underestimates, these figures provide a starting point for understanding tobacco use and its prevalence in the Dominican Republic...
  7. pmc Randomized controlled trial to improve care for urban children with asthma: results of the School-Based Asthma Therapy trial
    Jill S Halterman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:262-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of the School-Based Asthma Therapy trial on asthma symptoms among urban children with persistent asthma...
  8. pmc Subsequent malignancies in children treated for Hodgkin's disease: associations with gender and radiation dose
    Louis S Constine
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:24-33. 2008
    ..We evaluated select demographic and therapeutic factors associated with SMNs, specifically gender and radiation dose...
  9. pmc Vaccine effectiveness against laboratory-confirmed influenza in children 6 to 59 months of age during the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 influenza seasons
    Katherine W Eisenberg
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 122:911-9. 2008
    ..The goal was to estimate the effectiveness of influenza vaccination against laboratory-confirmed influenza during the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 influenza seasons in children 6 to 59 months of age...
  10. ncbi Association of a cancer diagnosis with vulnerability and frailty in older Medicare beneficiaries
    Supriya Gupta Mohile
    James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1206-15. 2009
    ..Few studies have evaluated the independent effect of a cancer diagnosis on vulnerability and frailty, which have been associated with adverse health outcomes in older adults...
  11. pmc Vitamin D and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk in adults: a review
    Jennifer L Kelly
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Cancer Invest 27:942-51. 2009
    ..This review provides a comprehensive discussion of the current epidemiologic evidence with regard to the investigation of an association between vitamin D status and NHL risk...
  12. pmc Mobile crisis team intervention to enhance linkage of discharged suicidal emergency department patients to outpatient psychiatric services: a randomized controlled trial
    Glenn W Currier
    Center for Public Health and Population Interventions for Preventing Suicide, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:36-43. 2010
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  13. 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
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  14. pmc A case-control study of ultraviolet radiation exposure, vitamin D, and lymphoma risk in adults
    Jennifer L Kelly
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1265-75. 2010
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  15. pmc Gender differences in mortality in patients with severe sepsis or septic shock
    Anthony P Pietropaoli
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Gend Med 7:422-37. 2010
    ..Although the incidence of sepsis is higher in men than in women, it is controversial whether there are sex-based differences in sepsis-associated mortality...
  16. pmc Blood lead levels of refugee children resettled in Massachusetts, 2000 to 2007
    Katherine W Eisenberg
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:48-54. 2011
    ..We also investigated the incidence of BLL increases and BLLs newly elevated to 20 μg/dL or higher in the year following initial testing, along with associated factors...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi Chronic kidney disease prevalence and rate of diagnosis
    Timothy P Ryan
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Division of Epidemiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Med 120:981-6. 2007
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  19. ncbi Effect of managed care on perinatal transports for the publicly funded in upstate New York
    Robert A Sinkin
    Department of Pediatrics Neonatology R A S, University of Rochester Medical Center, Golisano Children s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Perinatol 25:79-85. 2005
    ..To determine if Medicaid Managed Care (MMC) status influences perinatal transfer rates among publicly funded individuals in a well-regionalized area...
  20. ncbi Effect of mifepristone for symptomatic leiomyomata on quality of life and uterine size: a randomized controlled trial
    Kevin Fiscella
    Department of Family Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1381-7. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of low-dose mifepristone on quality of life, pain, bleeding, and uterine size among women with symptomatic leiomyomata...
  21. ncbi Integration of the Case-Based Series in Population-Oriented Prevention into a problem-based medical curriculum
    Thomas A Pearson
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York 14642, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:102-7. 2003
    ..Issues of implementation and evaluation of the C-POP curriculum are discussed...
  22. ncbi Survival in early- and late-term infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
    Timothy P Stevens
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Strong Children s Research Center, Golisano Children s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 110:590-6. 2002
    ..Changes in survival rates of term infants and the factors associated with these changes were assessed over the 25 years that ECMO has been available...
  23. ncbi Parental beliefs about medications and medication adherence among urban children with asthma
    Kelly M Conn
    Department of Pediatrics, the Children s Hospital at Strong, NY, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:306-10. 2005
    ..Prior studies have begun to explore parental beliefs regarding controller asthma medications and their effect on adherence...
  24. ncbi Effect of the interleukin-1 genotype on outcomes of regenerative periodontal therapy with bone replacement grafts
    Oren I Weiss
    Division of Periodontics, Eastman Department of Dentistry, University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    J Periodontol 75:1335-42. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of the IL-1 genotype on the outcomes of periodontal surgical regenerative treatment with bone replacement grafts...
  25. pmc The effect of modafinil on cognitive function in breast cancer survivors
    Sadhna Kohli
    Department of Medicine and Radiation Oncology, James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester, Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Cancer 115:2605-16. 2009
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  26. pmc Increased cardiovascular risk associated with reduced kidney function
    Timothy P Ryan
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Nephrol 29:620-5. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between level of kidney function and the risk of cardiovascular mortality in a diverse population...
  27. doi A population-based cohort study of occupational exposure to magnetic fields and cardiovascular disease mortality
    Anna R Cooper
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York 14642, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:42-8. 2009
    ..This cohort study aims to examine cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality risks among workers in occupations potentially exposed to magnetic fields (MF)...
  28. ncbi Tumor angiogenesis as a predictive marker for organ preservation in patients with advanced laryngeal carcinoma
    Theodoros N Teknos
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Ann Arbor 48109 0312, USA
    Laryngoscope 112:844-51. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to retrospectively investigate tumor angiogenesis as a predictive marker for response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy, organ preservation, and survival in patients with advanced laryngeal carcinoma...
  29. ncbi Second primary cancers in patients with laryngeal cancer: a population-based study
    Xiang Gao
    Central Arkansas Radiation Therapy Institute, Little Rock, AR 72215, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:427-35. 2003
    ..Literature regarding incidence of site-specific second cancers after laryngeal cancer is limited. Risk factors associated with second primaries are unknown...
  30. ncbi Risk of second primary cancer in the contralateral breast in women treated for early-stage breast cancer: a population-based study
    Xiang Gao
    Central Arkansas Radiation Therapy Institute, Little Rock, AR 72215, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:1038-45. 2003
    ..To study the potential risk factors, including radiotherapy (RT) for contralateral breast cancer (CBC), in patients treated for early-stage breast cancer...
  31. ncbi Expression of Bcl-2 family proteins in advanced laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma: correlation with response to chemotherapy and organ preservation
    Douglas K Trask
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Laryngoscope 112:638-44. 2002
    ..However, which patients will respond best to organ preservation protocols remains unknown. The Bcl-2 family proteins are involved in control of apoptosis and, potentially, tumor response to chemotherapy...
  32. ncbi Predictors of skin self-examination performance
    June K Robinson
    Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Cancer 95:135-46. 2002
    ..Enhancing SSE performance may reduce mortality and morbidity. This study determined predictors of SSE performance in a population of individuals who were at risk of developing melanoma or nonmelanoma skin carcinoma (NMSC)...
  33. ncbi Survival of patients with primary pedal melanoma
    Susan M Walsh
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 42:193-8. 2003
    ..This increase is most likely because of the documented increase in incidence of melanoma in the United States and an increasing referral pattern at our institution...
  34. ncbi Renal sonography with 2-dimensional versus cine organ imaging: preliminary results
    Dana Jandzinski
    Department of Radiology, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 26:635-44. 2007
    ..This pilot study was undertaken to determine whether cine organ imaging (COI) of the entire kidney yields a quicker and equally diagnostic study compared with traditional 2-dimensional (2D) scanning...
  35. ncbi Loss of chromosome arm 18q with tumor progression in head and neck squamous cancer
    Satoru Takebayashi
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 41:145-54. 2004
    ..0453). The findings are consistent with the concept that 18q LOH is an event associated with tumor progression and suggest that inactivation and loss of one or more genes on 18q contributes to aggressive tumor behavior...
  36. ncbi American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline for the use of larynx-preservation strategies in the treatment of laryngeal cancer
    David G Pfister
    American Society of Clinical Oncology, Alexandria, VA, VA 22314, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:3693-704. 2006
    ..This guideline is intended for use by oncologists in the care of patients outside of clinical trials...
  37. pmc Expression of p53 and Bcl-xL as predictive markers for larynx preservation in advanced laryngeal cancer
    Bhavna Kumar
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5312, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:363-9. 2008
    ..To assess tumor markers in advanced laryngeal cancer...
  38. doi The role of environmental factors in the etiology of lymphoma
    Victoria Blinder
    Hematology Oncology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer Invest 26:306-16. 2008
    ..This has prompted epidemiologists to investigate potential environmental causes of lymphoma. Below is a review of the body of literature that has resulted from these pursuits...
  39. ncbi Skin cancer awareness in suburban employees: a Hispanic perspective
    Michelle Pipitone
    Division of Dermatology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University, Maywood, IL, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:118-23. 2002
    ..Awareness of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer and perception of risk among Hispanics were less than among non-Hispanics, which may contribute to presentation for care at an advanced stage...

Research Grants6

  1. A Comprehensive Investigation of Viral-induced Lymphomagenesis
    Susan Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e. vaccines (primary) or pharmacology therapy (secondary), and cancer control (tertiary), i.e. antiviral therapy or virus-targeted immunotherapy. ..
  2. A Comprehensive Investigation of Viral-induced Lymphomagenesis
    Susan Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e.vaccines (primary) or pharmacology therapy (secondary), and cancer control (tertiary), i.e. antiviral therapy or virus-targeted immunotherapy. ..
  3. A Comprehensive Investigation of Viral-induced Lymphomagenesis
    Susan Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..e. vaccines (primary) or pharmacology therapy (secondary), and cancer control (tertiary), i.e. antiviral therapy or virus-targeted immunotherapy. ..
  4. RESEARCH TRAINING IN PREVENTIVE CARDIOLOGY
    Susan Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. A Comprehensive Investigation of Viral-induced Lymphomagenesis
    Susan G Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..e.vaccines (primary) or pharmacology therapy (secondary), and cancer control (tertiary), i.e. antiviral therapy or virus-targeted immunotherapy. ..