D Lazovich

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness of a worksite intervention to reduce an occupational exposure: the Minnesota wood dust study
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1498-505. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Measuring nonsolar tanning behavior: indoor and sunless tanning
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd St, Ste 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:225-30. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with use or intention to use indoor tanning among adolescents
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota Minneapolis St Paul, 1300 S 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:918-24. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Tobacco possession, use, and purchase laws and penalties in Minnesota: enforcement, tobacco diversion programs, and youth awareness
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S57-64. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhalable dust exposures, tasks, and use of ventilation in small woodworking shops: a pilot study
    L M Brosseau
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, USA
    AIHAJ 62:322-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Sanitarians' work with indoor-tanning businesses: findings from interviews in two major metropolitan areas
    Andrea Hickle
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Environ Health 67:30-6, 54. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of aspirin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use with breast cancer
    Trista W Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1586-91. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of monetary incentives for recruiting adolescents to an intervention trial to reduce smoking
    B C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 31:706-13. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Designing intervention effectiveness studies for occupational health and safety: The Minnesota Wood Dust Study
    L M Brosseau
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:54-61. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Medical records as an alternative to self-report for measuring mammography utilization
    D Lazovich
    J Public Health Manag Pract 5:63-7. 1999

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. pmc Effectiveness of a worksite intervention to reduce an occupational exposure: the Minnesota wood dust study
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1498-505. 2002
    ..This study assessed the effectiveness of an intervention to reduce wood dust, a carcinogen, by approximately 26% in small woodworking businesses...
  2. doi request reprint Measuring nonsolar tanning behavior: indoor and sunless tanning
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd St, Ste 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:225-30. 2008
    ..To develop items to measure indoor tanning and sunless tanning that can be used to monitor trends in population surveys or to assess changes in behavior in intervention studies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with use or intention to use indoor tanning among adolescents
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota Minneapolis St Paul, 1300 S 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:918-24. 2004
    ..Indoor tanning is a popular behavior that may increase skin cancer risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tobacco possession, use, and purchase laws and penalties in Minnesota: enforcement, tobacco diversion programs, and youth awareness
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S57-64. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhalable dust exposures, tasks, and use of ventilation in small woodworking shops: a pilot study
    L M Brosseau
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, USA
    AIHAJ 62:322-9. 2001
    ..The authors conclude that pilot studies are useful tools for designing occupational health and safety intervention effectiveness studies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sanitarians' work with indoor-tanning businesses: findings from interviews in two major metropolitan areas
    Andrea Hickle
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Environ Health 67:30-6, 54. 2005
    ..Various steps must be taken to improve environmental health work with tanning businesses, including educating the public, strengthening regulations, addressing resource issues, and training sanitarians...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of aspirin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use with breast cancer
    Trista W Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454 1015, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1586-91. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of monetary incentives for recruiting adolescents to an intervention trial to reduce smoking
    B C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 31:706-13. 2000
    ..The study objective is to evaluate the effect of monetary incentives on response rates of adolescents to a smoking-related survey as the first step toward participation in an intervention trial...
  9. ncbi request reprint Designing intervention effectiveness studies for occupational health and safety: The Minnesota Wood Dust Study
    L M Brosseau
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:54-61. 2002
    ..A planning model was used to guide the design of a randomized controlled study of the effectiveness of tailored interventions in lowering dust exposures in small woodworking shops...
  10. ncbi request reprint Medical records as an alternative to self-report for measuring mammography utilization
    D Lazovich
    J Public Health Manag Pract 5:63-7. 1999
    ..This, coupled with the effort associated with obtaining the records, does not support the use of medical records as an alternative to self-report to measure mammography utilization in the general population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations of general and abdominal obesity with multiple health outcomes in older women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    A R Folsom
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:2117-28. 2000
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  12. pmc Lymphedema and quality of life in breast cancer survivors: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Rehana L Ahmed
    Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:5689-96. 2008
    ..The impact of lymphedema or related arm symptoms on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in breast cancer (BrCa) survivors has not been examined using a large population-based cohort...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of indoor tanning use among men and women in the United States
    Kelvin Choi
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:1356-61. 2010
    ..Objectives  To describe the prevalence and characteristics related to indoor tanning use among adults in the United States in the past year...
  14. ncbi request reprint How well does the health history form identify adolescent smokers?
    Deborah Hennrikus
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1113-20. 2005
    ..This study examines the accuracy of adolescents' reports of tobacco use on a health history form completed in the dental office and the relationship between these reports and cessation advice provided by dental professionals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Do adolescent indoor tanners exhibit dependency?
    Sarah Zeller
    School of Public Health University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:589-96. 2006
    ..Indoor tanning is a common adolescent risk behavior that has been hypothesized to be motivated and maintained by the mood-altering effects of ultraviolet light...
  16. ncbi request reprint Compliance with restrictions on sale of indoor tanning sessions to youth in Minnesota and Massachusetts
    Jean L Forster
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:962-7. 2006
    ..Minnesota and Massachusetts require parental permission, for persons younger than 16 or 18 years of age, respectively, for indoor tanning...
  17. pmc Indoor tanning and risk of melanoma: a case-control study in a highly exposed population
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1557-68. 2010
    ..A population-based case-control study was conducted to address these limitations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D intake and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Kim Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:775-82. 2007
    ..Studies evaluating all sources of vitamin D, especially sun exposure, are needed to fully understand the association between vitamin D and breast cancer risk...
  19. doi request reprint Quality of life in a prospective cohort of elderly women with and without cancer
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419, USA
    Cancer 115:4283-97. 2009
    ..Quality of life (QOL) is an important issue for cancer survivors; few studies are able to consider elderly populations, address long-term survival (>or=5 years), examine different cancers, or include a valid noncancer comparison group...
  20. pmc Area-level variation in adolescent smoking
    Debra H Bernat
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A42. 2009
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  21. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and subsite-specific colorectal cancer risks in the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Paul J Limburg
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:133-7. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Indoor tanning by adolescents: prevalence, practices and policies
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd Street, 300 Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Eur J Cancer 41:20-7. 2005
    ..Harm reduction policies, such as eye protection, that reduce risk for adolescents who choose to tan indoors, are also important...
  23. pmc Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of colorectal cancer
    Jill R Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:196-203. 2009
    ..55; 95% CI, 0.32-0.98) had the largest risk reduction. In this study, estrogen plus progestin use, especially sequential regimen use, was associated with the largest overall reduction of colorectal cancer risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and the incidence of pancreatic cancer
    Kristin E Anderson
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1168-71. 2002
    ..005). Nonaspirin NSAID use was not associated with incident pancreatic cancer. These data indicate that aspirin might be chemopreventive for pancreatic cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Relationship of folate, vitamin B-6, vitamin B-12, and methionine intake to incidence of colorectal cancers
    Lisa Harnack
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nutr Cancer 43:152-8. 2002
    ..44, 95% CI = 0.22-0.89). Findings provide limited support for an association between dietary factors involved in DNA methylation and risk of cancers of the colon and rectum...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sample size considerations for studies of intervention efficacy in the occupational setting
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 46:219-27. 2002
    ..We review and apply the statistical methods for group-randomized trials in planning a study to evaluate the effectiveness of technical/behavioral interventions to reduce wood dust levels among small woodworking businesses...
  27. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for breast cancer in elderly women
    Carol Sweeney
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:868-75. 2004
    ..67, 95% CI: 0.51, 0.88 for five or more births compared with one or two). Obesity, a modifiable risk factor, remained positively associated with breast cancer for all age groups of postmenopausal women...
  28. pmc Vitamin D status among long-term survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation
    K Robien
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1472-9. 2011
    ..Total vitamin D intake was the strongest single predictor of 25(OH)D concentrations. These findings suggest that 400-600 IU vitamin D per day appears to be required to achieve optimal serum 25(OH)D concentrations following HCT...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of health lifestyle pattern on dietary change
    D Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology in the School of Public Health, University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454-1015, USA
    Am J Health Promot 16:27-33. 2001
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  30. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and endometrial cancer in the Iowa women's health study
    K E Anderson
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:611-6. 2001
    ..64 (95% CI, 1.16-2.31). We conclude that after adjustment for other risk factors, diabetes is associated with a modestly increased risk for endometrial cancer among women in this cohort...
  31. pmc Vitamin A intake and the risk of hip fracture in postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    L S Lim
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Osteoporos Int 15:552-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, we found little evidence of an increased risk of hip or all fractures with higher intakes of vitamin A or retinol among a cohort of older, postmenopausal women...
  32. ncbi request reprint Breast carcinoma after cancer at another site: method of detection, tumor characteristics, and surgical treatment
    M J Nissen
    Oncology Research, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer 89:1999-2005. 2000
    ..Limited information is available regarding the clinical characteristics of breast carcinoma after a primary at another site...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer: long-term, subsite-specific risks in a cohort study of postmenopausal women
    Paul J Limburg
    Divisions of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 1:202-10. 2003
    ..However, long-term CRC risk estimates among female smokers remain limited and inconsistent. The goal of this prospective study was to assess cigarette smoking and CRC risk, overall and by anatomic subsite, among postmenopausal women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the AICR cancer prevention recommendations and subsequent morbidity and mortality in the Iowa Women's Health Study cohort
    James R Cerhan
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1114-20. 2004
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  35. ncbi request reprint Re: A prospective study of pigmentation, sun exposure, and risk of cutaneous malignant melanoma in women
    DeAnn Lazovich
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:335; author reply 337-8. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Maternal/female caregiver influences on adolescent indoor tanning
    Jo Ellen Stryker
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:528.e1-9. 2004
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  37. ncbi request reprint Tanning and vitamin D status
    Martin A Weinstock
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:707; author reply 707-8. 2005
  38. doi request reprint Validity of four self-reported colorectal cancer screening modalities in a general population: differences over time and by intervention assignment
    Resa M Jones
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:777-84. 2008
    ..Those exposed to more intense interventions to modify screening behavior seemed more likely to overestimate their screening rates compared with those who were not exposed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of indoor tanning use in Minnesota, 2002
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Arch Dermatol 141:523-4. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Current research promises and challenges in behavioral oncology: report from the American Society of Preventive Oncology annual meeting, 2002
    Suzanne M Miller
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:171-80. 2004
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  41. ncbi request reprint Functional limitations in elderly female cancer survivors
    Carol Sweeney
    Health Research Center, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:521-9. 2006
    ..The elderly population, including many who are long-term cancer survivors, is increasing. Aspects of quality of life in elderly cancer survivors are not well understood...

Research Grants7

  1. Development of Effective Interventions to Reduce Adolescent Use of Indoor Tanning
    DeAnn Lazovich; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Indoor Tanning Use, DNA Repair and Risk of Melanoma
    DeAnn Lazovich; Fiscal Year: 2007
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