Elizabeth B Claus

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8034, USA
    JAMA 293:964-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Active signaling by HER-2/neu in a subpopulation of HER-2/neu-overexpressing ductal carcinoma in situ: clinicopathological correlates
    Michael P Digiovanna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Cancer Res 62:6667-73. 2002
  3. pmc Exogenous hormone use, reproductive factors, and risk of intracranial meningioma in females
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:649-56. 2013
  4. pmc Dental x-rays and risk of meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Cancer 118:4530-7. 2012
  5. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of meningioma: the effect of gender
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:943-50. 2012
  6. pmc Family and personal medical history and risk of meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:1072-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Neurosurgical management of metastases in the central nervous system
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Yale University, School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 9:79-86. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Survival rates in patients with low-grade glioma after intraoperative magnetic resonance image guidance
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer 103:1227-33. 2005
  9. pmc Specific genes expressed in association with progesterone receptors in meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Res 68:314-22. 2008
  10. pmc Defining future directions in spinal cord tumor research: proceedings from the National Institutes of Health workshop
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:117-21. 2010

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8034, USA
    JAMA 293:964-9. 2005
    ..The distribution of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in women diagnosed with noninvasive breast carcinoma is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint Active signaling by HER-2/neu in a subpopulation of HER-2/neu-overexpressing ductal carcinoma in situ: clinicopathological correlates
    Michael P Digiovanna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Cancer Res 62:6667-73. 2002
    ....
  3. pmc Exogenous hormone use, reproductive factors, and risk of intracranial meningioma in females
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:649-56. 2013
    ..The 2-fold higher incidence of meningioma in women compared with men has long suggested a role for hormonally mediated risk factors, but specific mechanisms remain elusive...
  4. pmc Dental x-rays and risk of meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Cancer 118:4530-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between dental x-rays-the most common artificial source of ionizing radiation-and the risk of intracranial meningioma...
  5. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of meningioma: the effect of gender
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:943-50. 2012
    ..We examined the effect of gender on the association between cigarette smoking and risk of intracranial meningioma in a large population-based, case-control study...
  6. pmc Family and personal medical history and risk of meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:1072-7. 2011
    ..The authors undertook a case-control study to examine the relationship between family and personal medical history and meningioma risk...
  7. doi request reprint Neurosurgical management of metastases in the central nervous system
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Yale University, School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 9:79-86. 2012
    ..In this article, I review data from current randomized clinical trials that examine the role of neurosurgical intervention in the treatment of patients with CNS metastases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Survival rates in patients with low-grade glioma after intraoperative magnetic resonance image guidance
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer 103:1227-33. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Specific genes expressed in association with progesterone receptors in meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Res 68:314-22. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that PR status may be a clinical marker for genetic subgroups of meningioma and warrant further examination in a larger data set...
  10. pmc Defining future directions in spinal cord tumor research: proceedings from the National Institutes of Health workshop
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:117-21. 2010
    ..Investigational priorities for each of these areas were established, and the opportunities for future multidisciplinary research collaborations were identified...
  11. ncbi request reprint Exogenous hormone use and meningioma risk: what do we tell our patients?
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Cancer 110:471-6. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Quality of life for women diagnosed with breast carcinoma in situ
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:4875-81. 2006
    ..Limited data exist on long-term quality of life (QOL) for women diagnosed with breast carcinoma in situ (BCIS). Participants and..
  13. ncbi request reprint Survival rates and patterns of care for patients diagnosed with supratentorial low-grade gliomas: data from the SEER program, 1973-2001
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, PO Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Cancer 106:1358-63. 2006
    ..Detailed population-based estimates of long-term survival as well as patterns of care for patients with low-grade gliomas examined by age at diagnosis, gender, and race have not been widely available...
  14. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of intracranial meningioma
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:1088-95; discussion 1088-95. 2005
    ..This review highlights current knowledge of meningioma epidemiology and new directions for research efforts in this field...
  15. ncbi request reprint The risk of a contralateral breast cancer among women diagnosed with ductal and lobular breast carcinoma in situ: data from the Connecticut Tumor Registry
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Breast 12:451-6. 2003
    ..The magnitude of this risk and the relationship between this risk and age, time since diagnosis, histologic subtype, and treatment for the first breast cancer is continuing to be defined...
  16. ncbi request reprint Applying recursive partitioning to a prospective study of factors associated with adherence to mammography screening guidelines
    Lisa Calvocoressi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1215-24. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that recursive partitioning may be a useful statistical tool and may aid in developing interventions to promote adherence to mammography screening guidelines...
  17. pmc Mammography screening of women in their 40s: impact of changes in screening guidelines
    Lisa Calvocoressi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Cancer 112:473-80. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Family history of breast and ovarian cancer and the risk of breast carcinoma in situ
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 78:7-15. 2003
    ..In addition, the role of the breast cancer susceptibility genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2, in the development of BCIS is unclear...
  19. doi request reprint Importance of extracranial disease status and tumor subtype for patients undergoing radiosurgery for breast cancer brain metastases
    Michael A Dyer
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana Farber Brigham and Women s Cancer Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e479-86. 2012
    ..In this retrospective study, we report on outcomes and prognostic factors for patients treated with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for breast cancer brain metastases...
  20. pmc Trends in survival after surgery for breast cancer metastatic to the brain and spinal column in medicare patients: a population-based analysis
    Kevin S Cahill
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:705-13; discussion 713. 2011
    ..Central nervous system (CNS) metastases are a common occurrence in patients with breast cancer and are identified in up to 30% of patients at autopsy...
  21. pmc Assessment of autoantibodies to meningioma in a population-based study
    Joseph L Wiemels
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Helen Diller Cancer Research Building, University of California, San Francisco, 1450 3rd Street, MC 0520, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:75-83. 2013
    ..1, 11 (P(trend) = 0.006)). These results indicate that men with meningioma commonly react with a serologic antimeningioma response; if supported by further research, this finding suggests a distinctive etiology for meningioma in men...
  22. pmc Outcomes for single-level lumbar fusion: the role of bone morphogenetic protein
    Kevin S Cahill
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:2354-62. 2011
    ..Retrospective analysis of a population-based insurance claims data set...
  23. pmc Treatment and survival of patients with nonmalignant intracranial meningioma: results from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program of the National Cancer Institute. Clinical article
    Kevin S Cahill
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Neurosurg 115:259-67. 2011
    ..The authors conducted a study to determine population-based estimates of survival following the diagnosis and treatment of nonmalignant intracranial meningioma in the US in the modern era...
  24. pmc Postmenopausal hormone therapy and ductal carcinoma in situ: a population-based case-control study
    Lisa Calvocoressi
    Center for Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Yale School of Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:161-8. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship between HT and ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) among postmenopausal women who participated in a population-based case-control study in Connecticut, USA...
  25. doi request reprint Treatment of ruptured and unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the USA: a paradigm shift
    Ning Lin
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:182-9. 2012
    ..Integration of data from clinical trials and advancements in technology predict a change in selection for treatment of patients with cerebral aneurysm...
  26. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and the risk of ductal breast carcinoma in situ
    Elizabeth B Claus
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 81:129-36. 2003
    ..No study has examined the relationship between oral contraceptive use and the risk of non-invasive breast carcinoma, that is, breast carcinoma in situ...
  27. doi request reprint Salvage stereotactic radiosurgery for breast cancer brain metastases: outcomes and prognostic factors
    Paul J Kelly
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana Farber Brigham and Women s Cancer Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer 118:2014-20. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to analyze clinical outcomes and prognostic factors for survival in the salvage setting...
  28. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of perceived susceptibility to breast cancer and nonadherence to mammography screening guidelines in African American and White women ages 40 to 79 years
    Lisa Calvocoressi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2096-105. 2004
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Diagnostic evaluation for patients with ischemic stroke: are there sex differences?
    Emi Watanabe
    Section of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:450-5. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether there are sex-associated differences in the utilization of diagnostic tests for ischemic stroke patients treated at academic hospitals in the United States...
  30. doi request reprint Survival among patients with primary central nervous system lymphoma, 1973-2004
    Andrew D Norden
    Center for Neuro Oncology, Dana Farber Brigham and Women s Cancer Center, 44 Binney St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurooncol 101:487-93. 2011
    ..55 [95% CI 4.01, 5.16]). Despite treatment advances, survival among PCNSL patients in the United States remains poor. However, in the subset of PCNSL patients who are HIV-negative, survival has improved over time...
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence, complications, and hospital charges associated with use of bone-morphogenetic proteins in spinal fusion procedures
    Kevin S Cahill
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, PBB 3, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 302:58-66. 2009
    ..No national data exist to examine use of bone-morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) in spinal fusion surgery...