Brian L Sprague

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Fertility drug use and mammographic breast density in a mammography screening cohort of premenopausal women
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3128-33. 2008
  2. pmc Change in lifestyle behaviors and medication use after a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:487-95. 2010
  3. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in the decline in invasive breast cancer incidence
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, 610 Walnut St, WARF Rm 307, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:873-8. 2010
  4. pmc Serum calcium and breast cancer risk in a prospective cohort study
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences and Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:82-5. 2010
  5. pmc Proportion of invasive breast cancer attributable to risk factors modifiable after menopause
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:404-11. 2008
  6. pmc Effects of birth order and maternal age on breast cancer risk: modification by whether women had been breast-fed
    Hazel B Nichols
    University of Wisconsin Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Epidemiology 19:417-23. 2008
  7. pmc Physical activity, white blood cell count, and lung cancer risk in a prospective cohort study
    Brian L Sprague
    Departments of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 610 Walnut Street, Madison WI 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2714-22. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Lifetime recreational and occupational physical activity and risk of in situ and invasive breast cancer
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:236-43. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in TP53 and risk of breast cancer in a population-based case control study
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1680-6. 2007
  10. pmc Variation in tumor natural history contributes to racial disparities in breast cancer stage at diagnosis
    Nataliya G Batina
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1513 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 138:519-28. 2013

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Fertility drug use and mammographic breast density in a mammography screening cohort of premenopausal women
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3128-33. 2008
    ..04). Our results indicate no overall association between fertility drug use and mammographic density, but provide evidence that density may be lower in women more recently dispensed a fertility drug...
  2. pmc Change in lifestyle behaviors and medication use after a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:487-95. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that women make substantial changes in their behaviors after a DCIS diagnosis. This cohort will be further monitored to evaluate the association between these behaviors and health outcomes following DCIS...
  3. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in the decline in invasive breast cancer incidence
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, 610 Walnut St, WARF Rm 307, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:873-8. 2010
    ..These results are consistent with the hypothesis that a saturation of screening mammography utilization contributed to the overall decline in breast cancer incidence...
  4. pmc Serum calcium and breast cancer risk in a prospective cohort study
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences and Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:82-5. 2010
    ..1(st) quartile) or ionized (HR = 0.85; 95% CI: 0.53, 1.38; 4(th) vs. 1(st) quartile) serum calcium levels. Additionally, we found no evidence for an association among subgroups defined by menopausal status and body mass index...
  5. pmc Proportion of invasive breast cancer attributable to risk factors modifiable after menopause
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:404-11. 2008
    ..3%. These findings suggest that a substantial fraction of postmenopausal breast cancer may be avoided by purposeful changes in lifestyle later in life...
  6. pmc Effects of birth order and maternal age on breast cancer risk: modification by whether women had been breast-fed
    Hazel B Nichols
    University of Wisconsin Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Epidemiology 19:417-23. 2008
    ..Recent studies have also considered potential health effects associated with exposure to environmental contaminants in breastmilk...
  7. pmc Physical activity, white blood cell count, and lung cancer risk in a prospective cohort study
    Brian L Sprague
    Departments of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 610 Walnut Street, Madison WI 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2714-22. 2008
    ..Although the potential for residual confounding by smoking could not be eliminated, these data suggest that physical activity and WBC count are independent risk factors for lung cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lifetime recreational and occupational physical activity and risk of in situ and invasive breast cancer
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Paul P Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:236-43. 2007
    ..Lifetime strenuous occupational activity was not associated with invasive breast cancer risk. These results provide further evidence that, for most women, physical activity may reduce the risk of invasive breast cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in TP53 and risk of breast cancer in a population-based case control study
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Carcinogenesis 28:1680-6. 2007
    ..03). These results indicate that common variation in the TP53 gene could modify the risk of invasive breast cancer...
  10. pmc Variation in tumor natural history contributes to racial disparities in breast cancer stage at diagnosis
    Nataliya G Batina
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1513 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 138:519-28. 2013
    ..These differences suggest that targeted prevention and detection strategies that go beyond equalizing access to mammography may be needed to eliminate breast cancer disparities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life before and after a breast cancer diagnosis
    Amy Trentham-Dietz
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:379-87. 2008
    ..9 (95% CI: -6.3, 0.6) on the PCS and MCS scales, respectively. These results suggest that breast cancer survivors experience relative declines in health-related QOL across a broad spectrum of domains, even many years after diagnosis...
  12. doi request reprint Mammographic breast density and serum phytoestrogen levels
    Sarah J Lowry
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Nutr Cancer 64:783-9. 2012
    ..Additional studies are needed to determine effects of higher levels, particularly given patterns of increasing phytoestrogen intake...
  13. doi request reprint Thyroid cancer incidence and socioeconomic indicators of health care access
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:585-93. 2008
    ..This study investigated the relation between the incidence of thyroid cancer and socioeconomic indicators of health care access...
  14. pmc Socioeconomic status and survival after an invasive breast cancer diagnosis
    Brian L Sprague
    University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Cancer 117:1542-51. 2011
    ..However, very few studies have examined individual-level SES in relation to breast cancer survival or have assessed the contextual role of community-level SES independent of individual-level SES...
  15. pmc A sustained decline in postmenopausal hormone use: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2010
    Brian L Sprague
    Department of Surgery and Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 120:595-603. 2012
    ..We sought to evaluate national trends in the prevalence of hormone use and to assess variation by type of formulation and patient characteristics...