M S Simon

Summary

Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the familial aggregation of breast cancer and other female cancers
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Haematology and Oncology, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, 4221 Hudson, Weber Cancer Research Building, Detroit, M1 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 89:227-35. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy regimens and breast cancer risk(1)
    Linda K Weiss
    Population Studies and Prevention Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1148-58. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of record linkage yield for health research using different variable sets
    Michael S Simon
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University School, 4th Floor Hudson Webber Cancer Research Center, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 89:107-10. 2005
  4. pmc Racial differences in the use of adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer in a large urban integrated health system
    Michael S Simon
    Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, 4100 John Road, 4221 HWCRC Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Int J Breast Cancer 2012:453985. 2012
  5. pmc Mortality risk of black women and white women with invasive breast cancer by hormone receptors, HER2, and p53 status
    Huiyan Ma
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:225. 2013
  6. pmc Estrogen plus progestin and colorectal cancer incidence and mortality
    Michael S Simon
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Hudson Webber Cancer Research Building, 4221 HWCRC, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3983-90. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with breast cancer clinical trials participation and enrollment at a large academic medical center
    Michael S Simon
    Hudson Webber Cancer Research Building, 4th Floor, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2046-52. 2004
  8. pmc Racial differences in colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in the Women's Health Initiative
    Michael S Simon
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Department of Oncology, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1368-78. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Do thyroid disorders increase the risk of breast cancer?
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1574-8. 2002
  10. pmc Prospective analysis of association between use of statins or other lipid-lowering agents and colorectal cancer risk
    Michael S Simon
    Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:17-27. 2012

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the familial aggregation of breast cancer and other female cancers
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Haematology and Oncology, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, 4221 Hudson, Weber Cancer Research Building, Detroit, M1 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 89:227-35. 2005
    ..17 (1.22-3.85). In conclusion, these racially distinct aggregation patterns may reflect different modes of inheritance and/or environmental factors that impact cancer risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy regimens and breast cancer risk(1)
    Linda K Weiss
    Population Studies and Prevention Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:1148-58. 2002
    ..Progestin administered in an uninterrupted regimen may be a contributing factor. Risk dissipates once use is discontinued...
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of record linkage yield for health research using different variable sets
    Michael S Simon
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University School, 4th Floor Hudson Webber Cancer Research Center, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 89:107-10. 2005
    ..Five of seven matches identified by SSN were not confirmed by manual review. SSN appears to be fairly accurate for linkage and can be valuable for linking cancer registries to other data sources...
  4. pmc Racial differences in the use of adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer in a large urban integrated health system
    Michael S Simon
    Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, 4100 John Road, 4221 HWCRC Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Int J Breast Cancer 2012:453985. 2012
    ..73-1.43), or timing of chemotherapy (OR 1.18, 95 CI, 0.8-1.74). Conclusions. Societal factors and not race appear to have an impact on treatment delay among African American women with early breast cancer...
  5. pmc Mortality risk of black women and white women with invasive breast cancer by hormone receptors, HER2, and p53 status
    Huiyan Ma
    Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:225. 2013
    ..Furthermore, it is not known whether additional consideration of p53 protein status influences black-white differences in mortality risk observed when considering subtypes defined by ER, PR and HER2 status...
  6. pmc Estrogen plus progestin and colorectal cancer incidence and mortality
    Michael S Simon
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Hudson Webber Cancer Research Building, 4221 HWCRC, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3983-90. 2012
    ..To assess the clinical relevance of the findings, analyses of the influence of combined hormone therapy on colorectal cancer incidence and colorectal cancer mortality were conducted after extended follow-up...
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with breast cancer clinical trials participation and enrollment at a large academic medical center
    Michael S Simon
    Hudson Webber Cancer Research Building, 4th Floor, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2046-52. 2004
    ..The practice patterns of medical oncologists at a large National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in Detroit, MI were evaluated to better understand factors associated with accrual to breast cancer clinical trials...
  8. pmc Racial differences in colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in the Women's Health Initiative
    Michael S Simon
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Department of Oncology, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1368-78. 2011
    ..The women's health initiative (WHI) study sample was used to determine whether differences in CRC risk factors explain racial/ethnic differences in incidence and mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Do thyroid disorders increase the risk of breast cancer?
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1574-8. 2002
    ..There was no statistical interaction between thyroid disorders, thyroid treatments, and race, menopausal status, or parity. We found no association between thyroid disorders or their associated treatments and the risk of breast cancer...
  10. pmc Prospective analysis of association between use of statins or other lipid-lowering agents and colorectal cancer risk
    Michael S Simon
    Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:17-27. 2012
    ..To determine whether 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A inhibitors (statins) are associated with a decreased risk of colorectal cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in breast cancer survival in the Detroit Metropolitan area
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:149-55. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk estimates for relatives of white and African American women with breast cancer in the Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2498-504. 2006
    ..The purpose of this report is to update breast cancer risk estimates associated with a family history of breast cancer for white and AA women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of dietary assessment methods in a low-fat dietary intervention program
    M S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Nutr Cancer 40:108-17. 2001
    ..67). Traditional correlation testing may overestimate the extent of agreement in dietary instruments among women on a low-fat diet. We found empirical support for the nontraditional method...
  14. ncbi request reprint Recruitment for a pilot case control study of oxidative DNA damage and breast cancer risk
    M S Simon
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 23:283-7. 2000
    ..5), p < 0.001. Overall, these results suggest a possible slight increase in breast cancer risk among women in the highest ODD quartile, after adjusting for race, menopausal status, and family history of breast cancer...
  15. pmc Glycemic index, glycemic load, and the risk of pancreatic cancer among postmenopausal women in the women's health initiative observational study and clinical trial
    M S Simon
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Department of Oncology, Wayne State University, 4100 John R, 4221, HWCRC, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2129-36. 2010
    ..Several reports have suggested that conditions associated with hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance, such as diets high in carbohydrates, may influence the risk of pancreatic cancer, although results from prior studies have been mixed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Follow-up among women with an abnormal mammogram in an HMO: is it complete, timely, and efficient?
    R C Burack
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Manag Care 6:1102-13. 2000
    ..To describe the extent to which women with seriously abnormal mammograms complete indicated follow-up, the timeliness of this follow-up, and variations in the pattern of use of diagnostic procedures...
  17. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of a low-fat dietary intervention in women at high risk for breast cancer
    M S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Nutr Cancer 27:136-42. 1997
    ..More in-depth analyses of these data will be presented in subsequent reports...
  18. ncbi request reprint Radial bone density and breast cancer risk in white and African-American women
    D A Nelson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Osteoporos Int 15:535-40. 2004
    ..The present study extends the association between bone mass and breast cancer risk to African-Americans, and suggests another potential application for bone density testing...
  19. pmc Racial differences in cervical cancer survival in the Detroit metropolitan area
    Sujana Movva
    Department of Internal Medicine, McLaren Regional Medical Center, Michigan State University, Flint, Michigan, USA
    Cancer 112:1264-71. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the influence of socioeconomic status (SES) and other variables on racial disparities in overall survival among women with invasive cervical cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in treatment and survival of women with stage I-III breast cancer at a large academic medical center in metropolitan Detroit
    Wei Du
    Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 91:243-8. 2005
    ..Our findings support the theory that equal treatments produce equal outcomes. Improvement in screening may have an important impact on survival among minority women with breast cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Methods to increase fruit and vegetable intake with and without a decrease in fat intake: compliance and effects on body weight in the nutrition and breast health study
    Zora Djuric
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Nutr Cancer 43:141-51. 2002
    ..Maintenance of energy intake, therefore, did not appear to be attained intrinsically when individuals were counseled to make changes in the composition of their diets...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effect of patient reminders on the use of screening mammography in an urban health department primary care setting
    M S Simon
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 65:63-70. 2001
    ..In conclusion, letters targeted at women due for screening mammograms did not have a beneficial effect on mammography utilization above and beyond that of a physician medical record reminder...
  23. pmc Predictors of decision making in families at risk for inherited breast/ovarian cancer
    Suzanne Mellon
    College of Health Professions, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI 48221 3038, USA
    Health Psychol 28:38-47. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with decision making about inherited cancer risk information within families and determine the interdependence between survivors' and relatives' decision making...
  24. pmc Risk perception and cancer worries in families at increased risk of familial breast/ovarian cancer
    Suzanne Mellon
    College of Health Professions, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan 48221 3038, USA
    Psychooncology 17:756-66. 2008
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  25. doi request reprint Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome : the impact of race on uptake of genetic counseling and testing
    Michael S Simon
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 471:487-500. 2009
    ..It is important for future research to focus on ways in which to eliminate barriers to GC and GT to alleviate disparity in the use of genetic services among high-risk AA women...
  26. ncbi request reprint Infertility drugs and the risk of breast cancer: findings from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study
    Ronald T Burkman
    National Cancer Institute Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Registry, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Fertil Steril 79:844-51. 2003
    ..To determine the association between infertility drug use and invasive breast cancer in a population-based case-control study...
  27. pmc An educational video to increase clinical trials enrollment among breast cancer patients
    Wei Du
    Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:339-47. 2009
    ..Future studies should focus on designing a new educational video to specifically target cultural and attitudinal barriers in the AA population to more effectively change attitudes and increase trial enrollment...
  28. pmc Racial differences in colorectal cancer survival in the Detroit Metropolitan Area
    Ben Yan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Cancer 115:3791-800. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of demographics, clinical factors, and socioeconomic status (SES) on racial disparities in colorectal cancer survival in the Detroit Metropolitan Area...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of enrollment in lung cancer clinical trials
    Wei Du
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Cancer 106:420-5. 2006
    ..Only approximately 5% of patients with newly diagnosed cancer participate in clinical trials nationwide, and African-American (AA) patients are particularly under-represented...
  30. doi request reprint An educational video to increase clinical trials enrollment among lung cancer patients
    Wei Du
    Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien, Room 3N47, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 3:23-9. 2008
    ..A randomized trial was conducted to test the effect of an educational video on positively changing patients' knowledge and attitudes regarding clinical trials and thereby increasing enrollment rates...
  31. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and economics of hormonal therapies for advanced breast cancer
    Michael S Simon
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Harper Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:453-63. 2002
    ..Additional work needs to be done looking at a comparison of the efficacy and costs of the aromatase inhibitors relative to the currently recommended hormonal treatments used for women with metastatic breast cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lifetime recreational exercise activity and breast cancer risk among black women and white women
    Leslie Bernstein
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1671-9. 2005
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  33. ncbi request reprint The NICHD Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study: methods and operational results
    Polly A Marchbanks
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:213-21. 2002
    ..This paper presents methods and operational results of a population-based case-control study examining the effects of oral contraceptive use on breast cancer risk among white and black women aged 35-64 years in five U.S. locations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relation of regimens of combined hormone replacement therapy to lobular, ductal, and other histologic types of breast carcinoma
    Janet R Daling
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Cancer 95:2455-64. 2002
    ..However, the use of combined (estrogen and progestin) hormone replacement therapy (CHRT) also has increased during the last decade and may account in part for the increase in invasive lobular breast carcinoma...
  35. ncbi request reprint Changes in food sources of dietary fat in response to an intensive low-fat dietary intervention: early results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Ruth E Patterson
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:454-60. 2003
    ..To evaluate changes in food sources of dietary fat made by participants in the Women's Health Initiative Low-Fat Dietary Modification Trial...
  36. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and the risk of breast cancer
    Polly A Marchbanks
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:2025-32. 2002
    ..We conducted a population-based, case-control study to determine the risk of breast cancer among former and current users of oral contraceptives...
  37. ncbi request reprint Association of regimens of hormone replacement therapy to prognostic factors among women diagnosed with breast cancer aged 50-64 years
    Janet R Daling
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:1175-81. 2003
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  38. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of oral contraceptive use and hormone replacement therapy on breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women
    Sandra A Norman
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:933-43. 2003
    ..We examined breast cancer risk related to lifetime exposure to oral contraceptives (OCs) and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in postmenopausal women...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reproductive factors and risk of breast carcinoma in a study of white and African-American women
    Giske Ursin
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Cancer 101:353-62. 2004
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  40. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in a population-based study of breast cancer in white and black American women ages 35 to 64 years
    Kathleen E Malone
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Res 66:8297-308. 2006
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  41. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer associated with short-term use of oral contraceptives
    Suzanne G Folger
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:189-98. 2007
    ..To estimate breast cancer risk associated with short-term (<6 months) oral contraceptive use, and explore variation in estimates by use characteristics and medical, menstrual, and reproductive history...
  42. pmc Timing of menarche and first full-term birth in relation to breast cancer risk
    Christopher I Li
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:230-9. 2008
    ..The authors conclude that the interval between age at menarche and age at first birth is associated with the risk of hormonally sensitive types of breast cancer, particularly among White women...
  43. ncbi request reprint Projecting individualized absolute invasive breast cancer risk in African American women
    Mitchell H Gail
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South Rm 8032, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1782-92. 2007
    ..We developed a model for projecting absolute risk of invasive breast cancer in African American women and compared its projections with those from the Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool...
  44. ncbi request reprint Alcohol exposure and breast cancer: results of the women's contraceptive and reproductive experiences study
    Jill A McDonald
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, 4770 Buford Highway Northeast, MS K22, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2106-16. 2004
    ..To explore associated biological outcomes and clarify the role of timing of exposure in the alcohol-breast cancer relationship...
  45. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of survival in African American and white American patients with breast cancer: ethnicity compared with socioeconomic status
    Lisa A Newman
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1342-9. 2006
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  46. ncbi request reprint Childbearing and survival after breast carcinoma in young women
    Beth A Mueller
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer 98:1131-40. 2003
    ..The authors measured relative mortality among young patients with breast carcinoma with and without births occurring after diagnosis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Relationship between established breast cancer risk factors and risk of seven different histologic types of invasive breast cancer
    Christopher I Li
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M4 C308, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:946-54. 2006
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  48. ncbi request reprint Absence of an effect of injectable and implantable progestin-only contraceptives on subsequent risk of breast cancer
    Brian L Strom
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, 824 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Contraception 69:353-60. 2004
    ..This study does not support an increased risk of breast cancer associated with the use of injectable or implantable progestin-only contraceptives in women aged 35 to 64...