Paul K Mills

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk in California farm workers
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, University of California, San Francisco, Fresno Medical Education Program, Fresno, California, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:249-58. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Triazine herbicides and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in central California
    Heather A Young
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:1148-56. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Differences in prognostic factors and survival among white and Asian men with prostate cancer, California, 1995-2004
    Anthony S Robbins
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, Sacramento, California, USA
    Cancer 110:1255-63. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Perineal talc exposure and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in the Central Valley of California
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California Public Health Institute, Fresno, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 112:458-64. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Epithelial ovarian cancer risk by invasiveness and cell type in the Central Valley of California
    Paul K Mills
    Public Health Institute, Cancer Registry of Central California, CA 93710 7905, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 95:215-25. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and invasive and borderline epithelial ovarian cancer risk
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Ave, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 29:124-32. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Lymphohematopoietic cancers in the United Farm Workers of America (UFW), 1988-2001
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California Public Health Institute, 1320 E Shaw Avenue, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:823-30. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in Hispanic agricultural workers in California
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, Fresno, California 93710, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:123-31. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Regression analysis of pesticide use and breast cancer incidence in California Latinas
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, Fresno 93710, USA
    J Environ Health 68:15-22; quiz 43-4. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Agricultural exposures and gastric cancer risk in Hispanic farm workers in California
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Ave, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Environ Res 104:282-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk in California farm workers
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, University of California, San Francisco, Fresno Medical Education Program, Fresno, California, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:249-58. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Triazine herbicides and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in central California
    Heather A Young
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:1148-56. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether women with ovarian cancer have increased occupational exposure to triazine herbicides...
  3. ncbi request reprint Differences in prognostic factors and survival among white and Asian men with prostate cancer, California, 1995-2004
    Anthony S Robbins
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, Sacramento, California, USA
    Cancer 110:1255-63. 2007
    ..S., a large proportion of whom reside in California. There do not appear to be any published data on prostate cancer survival for the more recently immigrated Asian subgroups (Korean, South Asian [SA], and Vietnamese)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perineal talc exposure and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in the Central Valley of California
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California Public Health Institute, Fresno, CA, USA
    Int J Cancer 112:458-64. 2004
    ..10-2.16). Talc use and EOC risk was highest in women with serous invasive tumors (OR = 1.77; CI = 1.12-2.81). This study provides some support for the hypothesis that perineal talc use is associated with an increased risk of EOC...
  5. ncbi request reprint Epithelial ovarian cancer risk by invasiveness and cell type in the Central Valley of California
    Paul K Mills
    Public Health Institute, Cancer Registry of Central California, CA 93710 7905, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 95:215-25. 2004
    ..To evaluate epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) risk factors by level of invasiveness and histology...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and invasive and borderline epithelial ovarian cancer risk
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Ave, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 29:124-32. 2005
    ..08). The relationship was stronger in women without hysterectomy (OR: 1.66, 95% CI: 1.14-2.41) or tubal ligation (OR: 1.56, 95% CI: 1.08-2.26). In this study, use of HRT is associated with an increased risk of EOC...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lymphohematopoietic cancers in the United Farm Workers of America (UFW), 1988-2001
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California Public Health Institute, 1320 E Shaw Avenue, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:823-30. 2005
    ..Agricultural risk factors for lymphohematopoietic cancers (LHC) in Hispanic farm workers in California were examined in a nested case-control study embedded in a cohort of 139,000 ever members of a farm worker labor union in California...
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in Hispanic agricultural workers in California
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, Fresno, California 93710, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:123-31. 2005
    ..41 (0.66-3.02). Chlordane, malathion, and 2,4-D were associated with increased risk. Risk associated with chemical use was stronger in younger women, those with early-onset breast cancer, and those diagnosed earlier (1988--1994)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Regression analysis of pesticide use and breast cancer incidence in California Latinas
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, Fresno 93710, USA
    J Environ Health 68:15-22; quiz 43-4. 2006
    ..18; confidence interval [CI] = 1.03-1.35) and toxaphene (IRR = 1.16; CI = 1.01-1.34). No significant associations were found for the triazine herbicides atrazine and simazine...
  10. ncbi request reprint Agricultural exposures and gastric cancer risk in Hispanic farm workers in California
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Ave, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Environ Res 104:282-9. 2007
    ..These findings may have larger public health implications especially in those areas of the country where these pesticides are heavily used and where they may be found in the ambient atmosphere...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in California Hispanic farmworkers, 1988-2001
    Jennifer L Dodge
    Cancer Registry of Central California Public Health Institute, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    J Rural Health 23:33-41. 2007
    ..Although epidemiologic studies have identified elevated cancer risk in farmworkers for some cancer types, little is known about cancer survival in this population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer screening, reproductive history, socioeconomic status, and anticipated cancer-related behavior among Hmong adults
    Richard C Yang
    Public Health Institute, Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Avenue, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:79-85. 2006
    ..The combination of young age at first pregnancy and multiparity probably protects Hmong women from breast cancer but elevates cervical cancer risk...
  13. pmc Cancer incidence in the Middle Eastern population of California, 1988-2004
    Kiumarss Nasseri
    Publi Health Institute, Tri Counties Cancer Surveillance Program, CA, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 8:405-11. 2007
    ..Improved data quality, chronic infections, acculturation, and access to screening services are some of the factors responsible for the observed pattern...
  14. doi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle practices of Hmong in California
    Richard C Yang
    Public Health Institute, Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:1258-69. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in the Hmong in California, 1988-2000
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Cancer 104:2969-74. 2005
    ..However, they experienced higher rates of hepatic, gastric, cervical, and nasopharyngeal cancers; and, for most types of cancer, they were diagnosed in a later disease stage...
  16. doi request reprint Proportionate cancer incidence in the Laotian population of California, 1988-2006
    Richard C Yang
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, 1815 Bell Street, Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1011-6. 2009
    ..1; 95% CI = 0.0-0.2) cancers. The increased risk found for mostly non-Western types of cancers have implications for culturally responsive cancer control and intervention activities targeting the Laotian population...
  17. doi request reprint Cancer in migrant and seasonal hired farm workers
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Agromedicine 14:185-91. 2009
    ..Elevated risks have been found for lymphomas and prostate, brain, leukemia, cervix, and stomach cancers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer survival among South Asian women in California (United States)
    Arti Parikh-Patel
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, Sacramento, CA 95815 4402, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:267-72. 2006
    ..Very little is known about cancer survival patterns among the growing South Asian community in the United States...
  19. ncbi request reprint Nasopharyngeal cancer in the California Hmong, 1988-2000
    Jennifer L Dodge
    Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Ave, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Oral Oncol 41:596-601. 2005
    ..A public health disparity clearly exists regarding nasopharyngeal cancer in the Hmong. Education on culturally appropriate healthcare and efforts to encourage diagnosis and treatment are necessary to reduce this disparity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Proportionate mortality among current and former members of the United Farm Workers of America, AFL-CIO, in California 1973-2000
    Paul K Mills
    Cancer Registry of Central California, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    J Agromedicine 11:39-48. 2006
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Gastric adenocarcinoma among Hmong in California, USA, 1988-2000
    Richard C Yang
    Public Health Institute, Cancer Registry of Central California, 1320 E Shaw Ave, Suite 160, Fresno, CA 93710, USA
    Gastric Cancer 8:117-23. 2005
    ..Hmong are wary of Western medicine and would resort to it as the last option, which may delay the diagnosis and treatment of diseases such as cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer among Hmong women in California, 1988 to 2000
    Richard C Yang
    Public Health Institute, Fresno, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:132-8. 2004
    ..This study examined cervical cancer incidence, mortality, and other tumor characteristics in the Hmong female population of California between 1988 and 2000...
  23. pmc Prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection among Hmong immigrants in the San Joaquin Valley
    Muhammad Y Sheikh
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Community Regional Medical Center, University of California San Francisco Fresno Medical Education Program, 2826 Fresno Street, Endoscopy Suite, 1st Floor, Fresno, CA 93701, USA
    J Community Health 36:42-6. 2011
    ..This supports the Institute of Medicine's recent recommendations to the Center for Disease Control to engage in a national Hepatitis B surveillance system...
  24. doi request reprint Suicide in cancer patients in California, 1997-2006
    Kiumarss Nasseri
    Epidemiology, Access Health Corp, 1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 500, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 16:324-33. 2012
    ..Cancer patients are at higher risk of suicide and should be specifically targeted for preventive efforts post diagnosis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Control selection and pesticide exposure assessment via GIS in prostate cancer studies
    Jennifer C Marusek
    University of California Los Angeles, 90095 1772, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:S109-16. 2006
    ..The utility of a geographic information system (GIS)-based model for assessing residential exposure to pesticides is examined in a population-based case-control setting among groups easily recruited as control subjects...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B knowledge and vaccination levels in California Hmong youth: implications for liver cancer prevention strategies
    Lesley M Butler
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Epidemiology, University of California Davis Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:401-3. 2005
    ..We also observed very low prevalence of HBV vaccination (12%), although a majority reported knowing that shots can prevent disease (68%). Liver cancer prevention and control methods targeted to Hmong youth are needed...