Daniel L Gillen

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A note on P-values under group sequential testing and nonproportional hazards
    Daniel L Gillen
    Department of Statistics, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Biometrics 61:546-51. 2005
  2. pmc Genetic variation in insulin-like growth factor signaling genes and breast cancer risk among BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers
    Susan L Neuhausen
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Irvine, 224 Irvine Hall, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 11:R76. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Nephrolithiasis and increased blood pressure among females with high body mass index
    Daniel L Gillen
    Department of Statistics, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 1250, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:263-9. 2005
  4. pmc Down syndrome and dementia: a randomized, controlled trial of antioxidant supplementation
    Ira T Lott
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine UCI, Orange, California, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:1939-48. 2011
  5. pmc Circulating biomarkers of inflammation, antioxidant activity, and platelet activation are associated with primary combustion aerosols in subjects with coronary artery disease
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92617 7555, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:898-906. 2008
  6. pmc Difluoromethylornithine plus sulindac for the prevention of sporadic colorectal adenomas: a randomized placebo-controlled, double-blind trial
    Frank L Meyskens
    Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 1:32-8. 2008
  7. pmc Longitudinal assessment of air conduction audiograms in a phase III clinical trial of difluoromethylornithine and sulindac for prevention of sporadic colorectal adenomas
    Christine E McLaren
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Health Sciences, University of California Irvine, 224 Irvine Hall, Irvine, CA 92697 7550, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 1:514-21. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Repeated hospital encounters for asthma in children and exposure to traffic-related air pollution near the home
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine 92617 7555, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:138-44. 2009
  9. pmc Air pollution exposures and circulating biomarkers of effect in a susceptible population: clues to potential causal component mixtures and mechanisms
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92617, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1232-8. 2009
  10. pmc Electrocardiographic ST-segment depression and exposure to traffic-related aerosols in elderly subjects with coronary artery disease
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California 92617 7555, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:196-202. 2011

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint A note on P-values under group sequential testing and nonproportional hazards
    Daniel L Gillen
    Department of Statistics, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Biometrics 61:546-51. 2005
    ..Power under the AT ordering is shown to be heavily influenced by the presence of a delayed treatment effect, while power functions corresponding to the Z-statistic ordering remain robust under time-varying treatment effects...
  2. pmc Genetic variation in insulin-like growth factor signaling genes and breast cancer risk among BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers
    Susan L Neuhausen
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California Irvine, 224 Irvine Hall, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 11:R76. 2009
    ..In this study, we investigate the association of variants in genes involved in IGF signaling and risk of breast cancer in women who carry deleterious BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nephrolithiasis and increased blood pressure among females with high body mass index
    Daniel L Gillen
    Department of Statistics, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 1250, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:263-9. 2005
    ..In particular, we hypothesized that the association between stone history and BP may vary with respect to sex and body size...
  4. pmc Down syndrome and dementia: a randomized, controlled trial of antioxidant supplementation
    Ira T Lott
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine UCI, Orange, California, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 155:1939-48. 2011
    ..Our findings are similar to studies of antioxidant supplementation in Alzheimer disease in the general population. The feasibility of carrying out a clinical trial for dementia in Down syndrome is demonstrated...
  5. pmc Circulating biomarkers of inflammation, antioxidant activity, and platelet activation are associated with primary combustion aerosols in subjects with coronary artery disease
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92617 7555, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:898-906. 2008
    ..Biomarkers of systemic inflammation have been associated with risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  6. pmc Difluoromethylornithine plus sulindac for the prevention of sporadic colorectal adenomas: a randomized placebo-controlled, double-blind trial
    Frank L Meyskens
    Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 1:32-8. 2008
    ..Recurrent adenomatous polyps can be markedly reduced by a combination of low oral doses of DFMO and sulindac and with few side effects...
  7. pmc Longitudinal assessment of air conduction audiograms in a phase III clinical trial of difluoromethylornithine and sulindac for prevention of sporadic colorectal adenomas
    Christine E McLaren
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Health Sciences, University of California Irvine, 224 Irvine Hall, Irvine, CA 92697 7550, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 1:514-21. 2008
    ..4% (95% confidence interval, -2.0% to 18.8%; P = 0.12). There is a <2 dB difference in mean threshold for patients treated with DFMO plus sulindac compared with those treated with placebo...
  8. doi request reprint Repeated hospital encounters for asthma in children and exposure to traffic-related air pollution near the home
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine 92617 7555, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 102:138-44. 2009
    ..There are fewer data on relationships between repeated hospital encounters and traffic-related air pollution near the home...
  9. pmc Air pollution exposures and circulating biomarkers of effect in a susceptible population: clues to potential causal component mixtures and mechanisms
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92617, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1232-8. 2009
    ..Experimental evidence suggests that organic components and ultrafine particles (UFP) are important...
  10. pmc Electrocardiographic ST-segment depression and exposure to traffic-related aerosols in elderly subjects with coronary artery disease
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California 92617 7555, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:196-202. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Associations of primary and secondary organic aerosols with airway and systemic inflammation in an elderly panel cohort
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92617 7555, USA
    Epidemiology 21:892-902. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Traffic-related air pollution and blood pressure in elderly subjects with coronary artery disease
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Epidemiology 21:396-404. 2010
    ..We address these gaps in a study of 64 elderly subjects with coronary artery disease, living in retirement communities in the Los Angeles basin...
  13. pmc Association of biomarkers of systemic inflammation with organic components and source tracers in quasi-ultrafine particles
    Ralph J Delfino
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California 92617 7555, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:756-62. 2010
    ..25 microm in aerodynamic diameter (PM0.25) in a panel cohort study of 60 elderly subjects with coronary artery disease living in the Los Angeles Basin...
  14. ncbi request reprint Decreased renal function among adults with a history of nephrolithiasis: a study of NHANES III
    Daniel L Gillen
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Kidney Int 67:685-90. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Cystatin C and subclinical brain infarction
    Stephen L Seliger
    Division of Nephrology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:3721-7. 2005
    ..Compared with creatinine, CysC, a novel marker of renal function, has a stronger and more direct association with SBI in the elderly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Frequentist evaluation of group sequential clinical trial designs
    Scott S Emerson
    Department of Biostatistics, Box 357232, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Stat Med 26:5047-80. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint The separation of timescales in Bayesian survival modeling of the time-varying effect of a time-dependent exposure
    Sebastien J P A Haneuse
    Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Biostatistics 9:400-10. 2008
    ..Features of the corresponding posterior distribution are evaluated from draws obtained via a Metropolis-Hastings-Green algorithm...
  18. ncbi request reprint Analysis of longitudinal laboratory data in the presence of common selection mechanisms: a view toward greater emphasis on pre-marketing pharmaceutical safety
    Jonathan S Schildcrout
    Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2158, U S A
    Stat Med 27:2248-66. 2008
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  19. pmc Risk factors for prevalent vertebral fractures in black and white female densitometry patients
    Tamara J Vokes
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 606037, USA
    J Clin Densitom 10:1-9. 2007
    ..We conclude that use of corticosteroids may be associated with relatively greater vertebral fracture risk in blacks than in whites...
  20. ncbi request reprint Calcium channel blocker use and mortality among patients with end-stage renal disease
    Bryan Kestenbaum
    Division of Nephrology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98108, USA
    Kidney Int 61:2157-64. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the association between CCB use and mortality among a cohort of ESRD patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Increased risk for cardiovascular mortality among malnourished end-stage renal disease patients
    Frank Fung
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 40:307-14. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Elevated risk of stroke among patients with end-stage renal disease
    Stephen L Seliger
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Kidney Int 64:603-9. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for upper gastrointestinal bleeding among end-stage renal disease patients
    Haimanot Wasse
    University of Washington, Division of Nephrology, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Kidney Int 64:1455-61. 2003
    ..However, correlates of UGIB among ESRD patients remain unknown. We conducted a cohort study of dialysis patients to ascertain risk factors for UGIB...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for incident stroke among patients with end-stage renal disease
    Stephen L Seliger
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98102, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2623-31. 2003
    ..The association between black race and stroke differs by cardiac disease status; the reasons for this differing effect of race deserve further investigation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and thromboembolic events following hypertensive pregnancy
    Bryan Kestenbaum
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:982-9. 2003
    ..We conducted a population-based cohort study to estimate the risks for cardiovascular and thromboembolic events in women with pregnancy-related hypertension...
  26. ncbi request reprint Moderate renal impairment and risk of dementia among older adults: the Cardiovascular Health Cognition Study
    Stephen L Seliger
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:1904-11. 2004
    ..Strategies to prevent or delay the onset of dementia in patients with moderate renal impairment are needed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of mortality associated with hip fracture in the dialysis population
    Anuja Mittalhenkle
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 44:672-9. 2004
    ..The authors studied the association between hip fracture and mortality in dialysis patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Survival following parathyroidectomy among United States dialysis patients
    Bryan Kestenbaum
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Kidney Int 66:2010-6. 2004
    ..Parathyroidectomy (PTX) can dramatically reduce parathyroid hormone (PTH) and phosphate levels; however, the relationship between PTX and survival is not known...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trends in bariatric surgical procedures
    Heena P Santry
    Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, USA
    JAMA 294:1909-17. 2005
    ..Bariatric surgical procedures provide greater and more durable weight reduction than behavioral and pharmacological interventions for morbid obesity...
  30. ncbi request reprint Bayesian evaluation of group sequential clinical trial designs
    Scott S Emerson
    Department of Biostatistics, Box 357232, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7232, USA
    Stat Med 26:1431-49. 2007
    ..In particular, we consider a choice of probability models and a family of prior distributions that allows concise presentation of Bayesian properties for a specified sampling plan...
  31. ncbi request reprint Evidence that postprandial reduction of renal calcium reabsorption mediates hypercalciuria of patients with calcium nephrolithiasis
    Elaine M Worcester
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 292:F66-75. 2007
    ..Parathyroid hormone is not likely to be a sufficient explanation for this difference...
  32. ncbi request reprint HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors are associated with reduced mortality in ESRD patients
    Stephen L Seliger
    Division of Nephrology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Kidney Int 61:297-304. 2002
    ..We determined whether the use of statins is associated with a reduction in cardiovascular-specific death and total mortality in ESRD patients...