Affiliation: Brown University
- Oncologists' confidence in knowledge of fertility issues for young women with cancerChristine Duffy
Department of Biology and Medicine, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital DGIM, Providence, RI 02903, USA
J Cancer Educ 27:369-76. 2012..Increasing professional responsibility to discuss fertility and greater information access could improve the depth and breadth of education regarding fertility issues among oncologists and their young patients...
- Discussions regarding reproductive health for young women with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapyChristine M Duffy
Brown University Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, RI 02903, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:766-73. 2005..Research in this area has previously focused on men, or on childhood cancer survivors. We sought to explore self-report of reproductive health counseling in young women undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer...
- Medical and psychosocial aspects of fertility after cancerChristine Duffy
Division of General Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Cancer J 15:27-33. 2009..Physician education interventions should seek to improve the knowledge of fertility preservations options, and of locally and nationally available resources...
- Implications of phytoestrogen intake for breast cancerChristine Duffy
Brown University Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
CA Cancer J Clin 57:260-77. 2007..There is in vivo animal data suggesting the phytoestrogen genistein may interfere with the inhibitive effects of tamoxifen on breast cancer cell growth...
- Phytoestrogens: potential benefits and implications for breast cancer survivorsChristine Duffy
Brown University Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:617-31. 2003..However, the optimal amount and source are not clear. More research is needed to clarify the role of phytoestrogens in breast cancer prevention and in treating estrogen-deficient diseases in women who have had breast cancer...
- Commentary--surgical decisions after breast cancer: can patients be too involved in decision making?Nananda F Col
Department of Medicine, Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital, MPB 1, 593 Eddy St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Health Serv Res 40:769-79. 2005
- Alcohol and folate intake and breast cancer risk in the WHI Observational StudyChristine M Duffy
Division of General Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 116:551-62. 2009..Alcohol increases breast cancer risk. Epidemiological studies suggest folate may modify this relationship...
- Health maintenance and screening in breast cancer survivors in the United StatesChristine M Duffy
Brown University School of Medicine, Brown University, USA
Cancer Detect Prev 30:52-7. 2006..In a population-based sample we sought to investigate the health practices of breast cancer survivors and to compare rates of screening to women with no history of breast cancer...