Ruth E Patterson

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Marine fatty acid intake is associated with breast cancer prognosis
    Ruth E Patterson
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Nutr 141:201-6. 2011
  2. pmc Recruitment strategies, design, and participant characteristics in a trial of weight-loss and metformin in breast cancer survivors
    Ruth E Patterson
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Moores UC San Diego Cancer Center, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 47:64-71. 2016
  3. pmc Improvement in self-reported physical health predicts longer survival among women with a history of breast cancer
    Ruth E Patterson
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:541-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity, diet, adiposity and female breast cancer prognosis: a review of the epidemiologic literature
    Ruth E Patterson
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Maturitas 66:5-15. 2010
  5. pmc Medical comorbidities predict mortality in women with a history of early stage breast cancer
    Ruth E Patterson
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:859-65. 2010
  6. pmc Endogenous estradiol is not associated with poor physical health in postmenopausal breast cancer survivors
    H Irene Su
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:1043-8. 2013
  7. pmc Lifetime cigarette smoking and breast cancer prognosis in the After Breast Cancer Pooling Project
    John P Pierce
    Affiliations of authors Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA JPP, Rep, CMS, SWF, LN Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA BJC Division of Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN SJN, X OS Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA EMP, WYC Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA WYC
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:djt359. 2014
  8. pmc Poor physical health predicts time to additional breast cancer events and mortality in breast cancer survivors
    Nazmus Saquib
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Psychooncology 20:252-9. 2011
  9. pmc Classification of CAM use and its correlates in patients with early-stage breast cancer
    Juliann Saquib
    UCSD Moores Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 10:138-47. 2011
  10. pmc Dietary intake, supplement use, and survival among women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer
    Juliann Saquib
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:327-33. 2011

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Publications34

  1. pmc Marine fatty acid intake is associated with breast cancer prognosis
    Ruth E Patterson
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Nutr 141:201-6. 2011
    ..The investigation indicates that marine fatty acids from food are associated with reduced risk of additional breast cancer events and all-cause mortality...
  2. pmc Recruitment strategies, design, and participant characteristics in a trial of weight-loss and metformin in breast cancer survivors
    Ruth E Patterson
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Moores UC San Diego Cancer Center, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 47:64-71. 2016
    ..Results of this trial will provide mechanistic data on biological pathways and circulating biomarkers associated with lifestyle and pharmacologic interventions to improve breast cancer prognosis. ..
  3. pmc Improvement in self-reported physical health predicts longer survival among women with a history of breast cancer
    Ruth E Patterson
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:541-7. 2011
    ..38 (95% CI, 0.16-0.85) for all-cause mortality. These results appear to support testing an intervention to improve physical health in breast cancer patients among patients after the acute stage of treatment...
  4. doi request reprint Physical activity, diet, adiposity and female breast cancer prognosis: a review of the epidemiologic literature
    Ruth E Patterson
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Maturitas 66:5-15. 2010
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  5. pmc Medical comorbidities predict mortality in women with a history of early stage breast cancer
    Ruth E Patterson
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:859-65. 2010
    ..Given that 85% of deaths were caused by breast cancer, these findings suggest that multiple comorbidities may reduce the likelihood of surviving additional breast cancer events...
  6. pmc Endogenous estradiol is not associated with poor physical health in postmenopausal breast cancer survivors
    H Irene Su
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:1043-8. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the relationship between poor physical health and worse breast cancer outcomes is mediated by higher estrogen concentrations associated with body size and physical inactivity...
  7. pmc Lifetime cigarette smoking and breast cancer prognosis in the After Breast Cancer Pooling Project
    John P Pierce
    Affiliations of authors Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA JPP, Rep, CMS, SWF, LN Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA BJC Division of Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN SJN, X OS Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA EMP, WYC Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA WYC
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:djt359. 2014
    ..There is controversy on whether former smokers have increased risk for breast cancer recurrence or all-cause mortality, regardless of how much they smoked...
  8. pmc Poor physical health predicts time to additional breast cancer events and mortality in breast cancer survivors
    Nazmus Saquib
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Psychooncology 20:252-9. 2011
    ..Health-related quality of life has been hypothesized to predict time to additional breast cancer events and all-cause mortality in breast cancer survivors...
  9. pmc Classification of CAM use and its correlates in patients with early-stage breast cancer
    Juliann Saquib
    UCSD Moores Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 10:138-47. 2011
    ..The authors used a comprehensive system to classify CAM users and test differences in demographic, lifestyle, quality of life, and cancer characteristics among them...
  10. pmc Dietary intake, supplement use, and survival among women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer
    Juliann Saquib
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:327-33. 2011
    ..Dietary supplements may improve overall micronutrient intakes of breast cancer survivors. However, vitamin and mineral intakes were not associated with all-cause mortality...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of postdiagnosis weight change on hot flash status among early-stage breast cancer survivors
    Bette J Caan
    Kaiser Permanente, Northern California, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1492-7. 2012
    ..Treatments other than estrogen replacement to alleviate HF are needed. Body weight is related to hot flashes, but little is known about the effect of weight change on HF...
  12. pmc Prognosis following the use of complementary and alternative medicine in women diagnosed with breast cancer
    Juliann Saquib
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Rebecca and John Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, United States
    Complement Ther Med 20:283-90. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess whether CAM use affected breast cancer prognosis in those who did not receive systemic therapy...
  13. doi request reprint Web-based self-monitoring for weight loss among overweight/obese women at increased risk for breast cancer: the HELP pilot study
    Lisa Cadmus-Bertram
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1821-8. 2013
    ..Excess weight and physical inactivity are modifiable risk factors for breast cancer. Training women to use self-help resources over the internet has potential for reducing intervention costs and enhancing maintenance...
  14. pmc Physical activity, additional breast cancer events, and mortality among early-stage breast cancer survivors: findings from the WHEL Study
    Lisa A Cadmus Bertram
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, 3855 Health Sciences Drive, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 94305 5411, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:427-35. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether baseline activity and 1-year change in activity are associated with breast cancer events or mortality...
  15. pmc Low to moderate alcohol intake is not associated with increased mortality after breast cancer
    Shirley W Flatt
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:681-8. 2010
    ..An inverse association between alcohol intake and obesity suggests possible confounding between these variables (and perhaps other factors) with breast cancer outcomes...
  16. pmc Clinically defined type 2 diabetes mellitus and prognosis in early-stage breast cancer
    Kirsten Erickson
    Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:54-60. 2011
    ..Self-reported diabetes has been associated with poor breast cancer outcomes. Research is needed to investigate the relationship between biologically determined glycemic control and breast cancer prognosis...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of very low physical activity, BMI, and comorbidities on mortality among breast cancer survivors
    Sandahl H Nelson
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Division of Population Science, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0901, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 155:551-7. 2016
    ....
  18. pmc Postdiagnosis alcohol consumption and breast cancer prognosis in the after breast cancer pooling project
    Marilyn L Kwan
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:32-41. 2013
    ..Alcohol consumption is an established risk factor for incident breast cancer. However, its role in breast cancer prognosis remains unclear...
  19. pmc Sex hormone concentrations and the risk of breast cancer recurrence in postmenopausal women without hot flashes
    Jennifer A Emond
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, UCSD Moores Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:939-45. 2011
    ..We examined if the reduced risk of breast cancer events seen among women without baseline hot flash symptoms in the Women's Healthy Eating and Living (WHEL) dietary intervention trial was related to changes in sex hormone concentrations...
  20. pmc Measurement error of dietary self-report in intervention trials
    Loki Natarajan
    Rebecca and John Moores UCSD Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:819-27. 2010
    ..Diet interventions can impact measurement errors of dietary self-report. Appropriate statistical methods should be applied to examine intervention-associated biases when interpreting results of diet trials...
  21. pmc Objectively measured physical activity is related to cognitive function in older adults
    Jacqueline Kerr
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1927-31. 2013
    ..To explore the relationship between cognitive functioning and time spent at different intensities of physical activity (PA) in free-living older adults...
  22. pmc Metabolism and breast cancer risk: frontiers in research and practice
    Ruth E Patterson
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    J Acad Nutr Diet 113:288-96. 2013
    ..As these relationships become clearer, future studies will be needed to develop effective intervention programs to prevent breast cancer and improve cancer prognosis by promoting a healthy lifestyle...
  23. pmc Impact of increasing physical activity on cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors: Rationale and study design of Memory & Motion
    Sheri J Hartman
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 45:371-6. 2015
    ....
  24. pmc Postdiagnosis C-reactive protein and breast cancer survivorship: findings from the WHEL study
    Adriana Villasenor
    Authors Affiliation Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:189-99. 2014
    ..Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) is a marker of acute inflammatory response and has been associated with health outcomes in some studies. Inflammation and immune response may have potential prognostic implications for breast cancer survivors...
  25. pmc Frequency and Circadian Timing of Eating May Influence Biomarkers of Inflammation and Insulin Resistance Associated with Breast Cancer Risk
    Catherine R Marinac
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0136240. 2015
    ..Randomized trials are needed to validate these associations...
  26. pmc Objectively measured physical activity and cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors
    Catherine R Marinac
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 9:230-8. 2015
    ..This study aimed to explore the relationship between objectively measured physical activity and cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors...
  27. doi request reprint Mechanisms of association between physical functioning and breast cancer mortality: evidence from the Women's Healthy Eating and Living Study
    Catherine Marinac
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 8:402-9. 2014
    ..We examined inflammation as a possible biological mediator of association between low physical functioning and mortality after breast cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diet and lifestyle correlates of lutein in the blood and diet
    Cheryl L Rock
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0901, USA
    J Nutr 132:525S-530S. 2002
    ..4% increase in serum lutein concentration. Notably, however, the amount of variance in serum concentration that is explained by demographic characteristics, health-related behaviors and lifestyle factors remains substantial...
  29. pmc Oophorectomy, hormone therapy, and subclinical coronary artery disease in women with hysterectomy: the Women's Health Initiative coronary artery calcium study
    Matthew A Allison
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Menopause 15:639-47. 2008
    ..In this study, we aimed to determine the associations between coronary artery calcium (CAC) and hysterectomy, oophorectomy, and hormone therapy use with a focus on the duration of menopause for which there was no hormone therapy use...
  30. pmc Prolonged Nightly Fasting and Breast Cancer Risk: Findings from NHANES (2009-2010)
    Catherine R Marinac
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University, San Diego, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:783-9. 2015
    ..We examined associations of nighttime fasting duration with biomarkers of breast cancer risk among women in the 2009-2010 U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey...
  31. pmc Lifestyle factors associated with cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors
    Sheri J Hartman
    Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychooncology 24:669-75. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the relationship of obesity, physical activity, and sleep, with cognitive functioning among breast cancer survivors...
  32. pmc The 2011-2016 Transdisciplinary Research on Energetics and Cancer (TREC) initiative: rationale and design
    Ruth E Patterson
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:695-704. 2013
    ..Recognition of the complex, multidimensional relationship between excess adiposity and cancer control outcomes has motivated the scientific community to seek new research models and paradigms...
  33. pmc Sleep, type 2 diabetes, dyslipidemia, and hypertension in elderly Alzheimer's caregivers
    Jennifer Schwartz
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health, San Diego, CA, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 57:70-7. 2013
    ..As several of the associations demonstrated clinically relevant magnitudes of the associations, larger studies to more fully test these hypotheses are warranted...
  34. pmc Adherence to WCRF/AICR cancer prevention recommendations and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Theresa A Hastert
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1498-508. 2013
    ..However, limited information exists on the association between meeting these recommendations and risks of specific cancers, including breast cancer...