Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Genetic variation in glutathione S-transferase omega-1, arsenic methyltransferase and methylene-tetrahydrofolate reductase, arsenic exposure and bladder cancer: a case-control studyJennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
Program of Population Studies and Disparities Research, Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Environ Health 11:43. 2012..Therefore, we examined the association between genes thought to play a role in the metabolism of arsenic and bladder cancer...
- Current perspective on the global and United States cancer burden attributable to lifestyle and environmental risk factorsDavid Schottenfeld
School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 34:97-117. 2013....
- Advances in cancer epidemiology: understanding causal mechanisms and the evidence for implementing interventionsDavid Schottenfeld
Department of Epidemiology, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 2029, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 26:37-60. 2005..Ultimately, the implementation of effective cancer control interventions that will serve to alleviate the cancer burden must integrate basic and applied research in the behavioral, social, biomedical, and population sciences...
- "What's past is prologue": a tribute to Abraham LilienfeldDavid Schottenfeld
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Ann Epidemiol 13:549-51. 2003
- Alleviating the burden of cancer: a perspective on advances, challenges, and future directionsDavid Schottenfeld
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2049-55. 2006....
- Longitudinal changes in lower urinary tract symptoms among a cohort of black American men: the Flint Men's Health StudyAruna V Sarma
Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0759, USA
Urology 64:959-65. 2004..Population-based studies of prostatism and longitudinal data regarding changes in lower urinary tract symptom severity have largely focused on white men, with little attention directed toward black men...
- Comparison of lower urinary tract symptom severity and associated bother between community-dwelling black and white men: the Olmsted County Study of Urinary Symptoms and Health Status and the Flint Men's Health StudyAruna V Sarma
Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Urology 61:1086-91. 2003..Prior studies evaluating racial differences in benign prostatic hyperplasia have been hampered by selection bias, because nearly all have used surgical treatment as a marker for benign prostatic hyperplasia...
- Relationship of serum sex-steroid hormones and prostate volume in African American menMichael A Joseph
Department of Epidemiology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
Prostate 53:322-9. 2002....
- Sexual behavior, sexually transmitted diseases and prostatitis: the risk of prostate cancer in black menAruna V Sarma
Department of Urology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0330, USA
J Urol 176:1108-13. 2006..In concurrence, population based studies of white men have revealed an increased risk of prostate cancer with history of sexually transmitted diseases and prostatitis...
- INSPstI polymorphism and prostate cancer in African-American menGina B Claeys
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Prostate 65:83-7. 2005..High insulin levels and insulin resistance have been implicated in prostate cancer development, which has prompted a recent investigation of a possible role for germline variation in the insulin gene (INS) and prostate cancer risk...
- Inflammatory and non-inflammatory breast cancer survival by socioeconomic position in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database, 1990-2008Jennifer A Schlichting
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:1257-68. 2012..As this analysis found generally poorer survival for IBC, regardless of SEP or race/ethnicity, it is important that interventions that help educate women on IBC symptoms target women in various SEP and race/ethnicity groups...
- The epidemiology and pathogenesis of neoplasia in the small intestineDavid Schottenfeld
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Ann Epidemiol 19:58-69. 2009..The mucosa of the small intestine encompasses about 90% of the luminal surface area of the digestive system, but only 2% of the total annual gastrointestinal cancer incidence in the United States...
- Chronic inflammation: a common and important factor in the pathogenesis of neoplasiaDavid Schottenfeld
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
CA Cancer J Clin 56:69-83. 2006....
- Differing molecular pathology of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in Egyptian and United States patientsAmr S Soliman
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Int J Cancer 119:1455-61. 2006..Our study identifies that there are differences in the types of mutations found in tumors from pancreatic carcinoma patients in Egypt and the US, and suggests that environmental factors may explain these differences...
- Endometrial cancer: socioeconomic status and racial/ethnic differences in stage at diagnosis, treatment, and survivalTerri Madison
School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Am J Public Health 94:2104-11. 2004..We evaluated the association between socioeconomic status and racial/ ethnic differences in endometrial cancer stage at diagnosis, treatment, and survival...
- Association of inflammatory and noninflammatory breast cancer with socioeconomic characteristics in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database, 2000-2007Jennifer A Schlichting
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:155-65. 2012..Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a rare and highly aggressive form of primary breast cancer. Little is known about the risk factors for IBC, specifically the association with socioeconomic position (SEP)...
- Insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3, and body mass index: clinical correlates of prostate volume among Black menAruna V Sarma
Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
Urology 59:362-7. 2002..Few studies have examined these factors with respect to benign prostatic hyperplasia, and these have been limited to white men...
- Colorectal cancer screening attitudes and behavior: a population-based studyNancy K Janz
Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Prev Med 37:627-34. 2003..Even though colorectal cancer (CRC) screening tests for persons 50 years of age or over are recommended to reduce colorectal cancer mortality, screening rates remain disturbingly low...
- Concurrent assessment of obstructive/irritative urinary symptoms and incontinence after radical prostatectomyBrent K Hollenbeck
Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0330, USA
Urology 59:389-93. 2002..To concurrently evaluate urinary obstructive symptoms and incontinence in men after radical prostatectomy and to determine the effects of these components on urinary impairment and satisfaction...
- The epidemiology of chronic venous insufficiency and varicose veinsJennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Division of Venous Disease University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Ann Epidemiol 15:175-84. 2005..Yet, there are several factors that are not well documented, such as diet, physical activity and exogenous hormone use, which may be important in the development of chronic venous disease and its clinical manifestations...
- Validity of spatial models of arsenic concentrations in private well waterJaymie R Meliker
BioMedware, Inc, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Environ Res 106:42-50. 2008..The objective of this paper is to validate alternative spatial models of arsenic concentrations in private well water in southeastern Michigan...
- Prostate cancer incidence, mortality, and survival trends in the United States: 1981-2001Aruna V Sarma
Departments of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
Semin Urol Oncol 20:3-9. 2002..However, the exaggerated rate of increase in the early 1990s in prostate cancer incidence was transient and likely a result of increased detection of preclinical disease that was prevalent in the general population...
- Scleroderma and solvent exposure among womenDavid H Garabrant
Department of Environmental and Industrial Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Am J Epidemiol 157:493-500. 2003..Exposures to other specific chlorinated and nonchlorinated hydrocarbon solvents were not clearly associated with scleroderma...
- Prostate cancer screening practices and cancer control research (United States)David Schottenfeld
Cancer Causes Control 13:1-5. 2002
- Risk factors for lower urinary tract symptoms in a population-based sample of African-American menMichael A Joseph
Ruttenberg Cancer Center, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 48109, USA
Am J Epidemiol 157:906-14. 2003..These results describe associations with specific lifestyle and medical history risk factors...
- Prevalence, incidence, survival, and disease characteristics of systemic sclerosis in a large US populationMaureen D Mayes
Division of Rheumatology, University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center, 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5 270, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Arthritis Rheum 48:2246-55. 2003..To estimate the prevalence, incidence, survival, and disease characteristics of systemic sclerosis (SSc) in the Detroit tricounty area...
- Site-specific cancer incidence and mortality after cerebral angiography with radioactive thorotrastLois B Travis
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Radiat Res 160:691-706. 2003..Nonetheless, the substantial risks associated with liver cancer and leukemia indicate that unique and prolonged exposure to alpha-particle-emitting Thorotrast increased carcinogenic risks...
- Why phase II trials in cervical chemoprevention are negative: what have we learned?Michele Follen
Department of Gynecologic Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Cancer Causes Control 13:855-73. 2002..SEB modulation must be characterized in any trial's earliest phases before use in phases IIb and III. Lessons learned in chemoprevention will serve as a basis for immunoprevention and vaccine trials...