Julie E Buring

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Special issues related to randomized trials of primary prevention
    Julie E Buring
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 24:67-71. 2002
  2. pmc Effects of multivitamin supplement on cataract and age-related macular degeneration in a randomized trial of male physicians
    William G Christen
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:525-34. 2014
  3. pmc Vascular risk factors, cardiovascular disease, and restless legs syndrome in men
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 126:228-35, 235.e1-2. 2013
  4. pmc Seafood types and age-related cognitive decline in the Women's Health Study
    Dae Hyun Kim
    SM, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1255-62. 2013
  5. pmc Multivitamins in the prevention of cancer in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial
    J Michael Gaziano
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    JAMA 308:1871-80. 2012
  6. pmc Hyperglycemia, insulin resistance, impaired pancreatic β-cell function, and risk of pancreatic cancer
    Brian M Wolpin
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1027-35. 2013
  7. pmc Vascular risk factors, cardiovascular disease, and restless legs syndrome in women
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 126:220-7, 227.e1-2. 2013
  8. pmc Multivitamins in the prevention of cardiovascular disease in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial
    Howard D Sesso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 308:1751-60. 2012
  9. pmc Mediterranean diet and cognitive function in older age
    Cecilia Samieri
    Department of Medicine, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 24:490-9. 2013
  10. pmc Inflammatory plasma markers and pancreatic cancer risk: a prospective study of five U.S. cohorts
    Ying Bao
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:855-61. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Special issues related to randomized trials of primary prevention
    Julie E Buring
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 24:67-71. 2002
  2. pmc Effects of multivitamin supplement on cataract and age-related macular degeneration in a randomized trial of male physicians
    William G Christen
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:525-34. 2014
    ..To test whether long-term multivitamin supplementation affects the incidence of cataract or age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in a large cohort of men...
  3. pmc Vascular risk factors, cardiovascular disease, and restless legs syndrome in men
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 126:228-35, 235.e1-2. 2013
    ..We therefore aim to evaluate the associations between prevalent vascular risk factors, prevalent cardiovascular disease, and restless legs syndrome...
  4. pmc Seafood types and age-related cognitive decline in the Women's Health Study
    Dae Hyun Kim
    SM, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:1255-62. 2013
    ..However, benefits may vary by nutrient contents in different seafood types. We examined associations between total seafood consumption and cognitive decline and whether these associations differ by seafood types...
  5. pmc Multivitamins in the prevention of cancer in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial
    J Michael Gaziano
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    JAMA 308:1871-80. 2012
    ..Observational studies have not provided evidence regarding associations of multivitamin use with total and site-specific cancer incidence or mortality...
  6. pmc Hyperglycemia, insulin resistance, impaired pancreatic β-cell function, and risk of pancreatic cancer
    Brian M Wolpin
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1027-35. 2013
    ..Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) is a measure of hyperglycemia, whereas plasma insulin and proinsulin are markers of peripheral insulin resistance, and the proinsulin to insulin ratio marks pancreatic β-cell dysfunction...
  7. pmc Vascular risk factors, cardiovascular disease, and restless legs syndrome in women
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Med 126:220-7, 227.e1-2. 2013
    ..We therefore aimed to analyze the relationships between vascular risk factors, prevalent cardiovascular disease, and restless legs syndrome...
  8. pmc Multivitamins in the prevention of cardiovascular disease in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial
    Howard D Sesso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 308:1751-60. 2012
    ..Observational studies have shown inconsistent associations between regular multivitamin use and CVD, with no long-term clinical trials of multivitamin use...
  9. pmc Mediterranean diet and cognitive function in older age
    Cecilia Samieri
    Department of Medicine, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 24:490-9. 2013
    ..Adherence to a Mediterranean diet may help prevent cognitive decline in older age, but studies are limited. We examined the association of adherence to the Mediterranean diet with cognitive function and decline...
  10. pmc Inflammatory plasma markers and pancreatic cancer risk: a prospective study of five U.S. cohorts
    Ying Bao
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:855-61. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Alternate-day, low-dose aspirin and cancer risk: long-term observational follow-up of a randomized trial
    Nancy R Cook
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Intern Med 159:77-85. 2013
    ..Recent evidence suggests that daily aspirin use decreases cancer risk, particularly for colorectal cancer, but evidence for alternate-day use is scant...
  12. pmc Vitamin E and C supplementation and risk of cancer in men: posttrial follow-up in the Physicians' Health Study II randomized trial
    Lu Wang
    From the Divisions of Preventive Medicine LW, HDS, RJG, WGC, VB, JEM, JEB, and JMG, Aging HDS and JMG, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA the Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA JMG the Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA JEB and the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA JEM and JEB
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:915-23. 2014
    ..Recent posttrial analysis of a completed randomized trial found an increased risk of prostate cancer among healthy men taking high-dose vitamin E supplements. Trials that examined the effect of vitamin C supplements on cancer risk are few...
  13. pmc Circulating N-Linked Glycoprotein Acetyls and Longitudinal Mortality Risk
    Patrick R Lawler
    From the Center for Lipid Metabolomics P R L, A O A, S M, the Cardiovascular Division P R L, P MR, S M and Division of Preventive Medicine P R L, A O A, P d C, M V M, M J V, I M L, R J G, P MR, J E B, S M, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Harvard Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA P R L, I M L, R J G, P MR, J E B, and Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Center for Translational Medicine, John A Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City D A S
    Circ Res 118:1106-15. 2016
    ..Circulating glycoprotein N-acetyl glucosamine residues have recently been associated with incident cardiovascular disease and diabetes mellitus...
  14. pmc Circulating Vitamin D Levels and Risk of Colorectal Cancer in Women
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 8:675-82. 2015
    ..These results support a possible association between plasma 25(OH)D and risk of colorectal cancer in women...
  15. pmc A prospective study of plasma vitamin D metabolites, vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms, and risk of hypertension in men
    Lu Wang
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Eur J Nutr 52:1771-9. 2013
    ..Evidence from epidemiologic studies remains limited. We aim to examine the prospective associations of circulating vitamin D metabolites, vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene polymorphisms, and their interaction with risk of hypertension...
  16. pmc Association Between Markers of Inflammation and Total Stroke by Hypertensive Status Among Women
    Monik C Jimenez
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Hypertens 29:1117-24. 2016
    ..However, the role of these inflammatory markers on stroke pathophysiology by hypertension status is uncertain...
  17. pmc Strength Training and the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease
    Eric J Shiroma
    1Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Science, Intramural Research Program of the National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 2Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 3Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA 4Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc . 2016
    ..To examine the association of strength training with incident type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk...
  18. pmc Multivitamin use and the risk of hypertension in a prospective cohort study of women
    Susanne Rautiainen
    aDivision of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA bInstitute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden cDepartment of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health dVA Boston Healthcare System eDivision of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Hypertens 34:1513-9. 2016
    ..We, therefore, sought to prospectively investigate how multivitamin use was associated with incident hypertension among middle-aged and older women...
  19. pmc Migraine, weight gain and the risk of becoming overweight and obese: a prospective cohort study
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Cephalalgia 32:963-71. 2012
    ..Some cross-sectional studies have suggested an association between migraine and increased body weight. However, prospective data on the association are lacking...
  20. pmc Fruit and vegetable intake and risk of breast cancer by hormone receptor status
    Seungyoun Jung
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:219-36. 2013
    ..Because ER(-) tumors account for only 15% to 20% of breast cancers, large pooled analyses are necessary to evaluate precisely the suspected inverse association between fruit and vegetable intake and risk of ER(-) breast cancer...
  21. pmc Migraine and subsequent risk of breast cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 24:81-9. 2013
    ..Further prospective studies are warranted to confirm these results. In addition, studies evaluating migraine characteristics (e.g., migraine subtypes and frequency) are lacking...
  22. pmc Dairy consumption in association with weight change and risk of becoming overweight or obese in middle-aged and older women: a prospective cohort study
    Susanne Rautiainen
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 103:979-88. 2016
    ..Only a few prospective studies have investigated the role of dairy consumption in both weight change and risk of becoming overweight or obese and whether these associations depend on the initial body weight...
  23. pmc Lipid biomarkers and long-term risk of cancer in the Women's Health Study
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Am J Clin Nutr 103:1397-407. 2016
    ..Studies of novel lipid biomarkers, such as apolipoprotein A-I (apo A-I) and apolipoprotein B-100 (apo B-100), and cancer risk have been sparse, to our knowledge...
  24. pmc Alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk by estrogen receptor status: in a pooled analysis of 20 studies
    Seungyoun Jung
    Department of Nutrition, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 45:916-28. 2016
    ..Breast cancer aetiology may differ by estrogen receptor (ER) status. Associations of alcohol and folate intakes with risk of breast cancer defined by ER status were examined in pooled analyses of the primary data from 20 cohorts...
  25. pmc Multivitamin use and cardiovascular disease in a prospective study of women
    Susanne Rautiainen
    From the Department of Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden SR the Divisions of Preventive Medicine SR, I ML, PMR, JMG, JEM, JEB, and HDS and Aging JMG and HDS, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA the Departments of Social and Behavioral Science PMR and Epidemiology I ML, PMR, JEM, JEB, and HDS, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA and the VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA JMG
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:144-52. 2015
    ..Although multivitamins are widely used, there are limited prospective studies investigating their association with both long- and short-term risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  26. pmc Association of N-Linked Glycoprotein Acetyls and Colorectal Cancer Incidence and Mortality
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0165615. 2016
    ..GlycA, a novel nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) inflammatory marker that identifies primarily circulating N-acetyl glycan groups attached to acute phase proteins, may be a future CRC risk biomarker...
  27. pmc A prospective study of erythrocyte polyunsaturated fatty acid, weight gain, and risk of becoming overweight or obese in middle-aged and older women
    Lu Wang
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Eur J Nutr 55:687-97. 2016
    ..We examined the association of baseline erythrocyte ω3 and ω6 FA composition with body weight change and the risk of becoming overweight or obese in the Women's Health Study (WHS) participants...
  28. pmc Migraine, headache, and the risk of depression: Prospective cohort study
    Pamela M Rist
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA 02215, USA
    Cephalalgia 33:1017-25. 2013
    ..While cross-sectional studies have shown associations between migraine and depression, few studies have been able to evaluate the association between migraine and incident depression...
  29. pmc Migraine and restless legs syndrome in men
    Anke C Winter
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Cephalalgia 33:130-5. 2013
    ..Population-based data, however, have been limited to women. The aim of this study is to evaluate the association between migraine and RLS in a male cohort...
  30. pmc Novel protein glycan side-chain biomarker and risk of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Akintunde O Akinkuolie
    Divisions of Preventive Medicine A O A, A D P, J E B, P MR, S M and Cardiovascular Medicine P MR, S M, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 35:1544-50. 2015
    ....
  31. pmc Association between plasma adiponectin levels and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:1047-52. 2015
    ..Adiponectin, an adipocyte-secreted hormone, has insulin-sensitizing characteristics. It remains unclear whether adiponectin may influence colorectal cancer development...
  32. pmc Baseline characteristics of participants in the VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL)
    Shari S Bassuk
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 47:235-43. 2016
    ..VITAL is expected to provide important information on the benefit-risk balance of vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acid supplementation when taken for the primary prevention of cancer and CVD...
  33. pmc Common genetic variations in the vitamin D pathway in relation to blood pressure
    Lu Wang
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Am J Hypertens 27:1387-95. 2014
    ..Vitamin D is involved in blood pressure (BP) regulation. Genetic variations may influence the effect of vitamin D on BP, but data from epidemiologic studies remain inconsistent...
  34. pmc Comparison of Self-Reported and Accelerometer-Assessed Physical Activity in Older Women
    Eric J Shiroma
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0145950. 2015
    ..Furthermore, recent accelerometer models assess accelerations in three axes, instead of only the vertical axis, but validation studies have yet to take incorporate triaxial data...
  35. pmc Plasma Inflammatory Markers and the Risk of Developing Hypertension in Men
    Howard D Sesso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA H D S, M C J, L W, P M R, J E B, M G Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA H D S, J E B, M G Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA H D S, J E B
    J Am Heart Assoc 4:e001802. 2015
    ....
  36. pmc Genome-wide association study of survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Chen Wu
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gut 63:152-60. 2014
    ..We conducted a two-stage genome-wide association study (GWAS) to identify germline variants associated with survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  37. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and functional outcome from ischemic cerebral events among women
    Pamela M Rist
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 25:255-8. 2014
    ..Use of some non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has been linked to an increased risk of stroke. However, information on the impact of NSAID use on functional outcomes from stroke is limited...
  38. pmc A prospective study of plasma adiponectin and pancreatic cancer risk in five US cohorts
    Ying Bao
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:95-103. 2013
    ..Although development of pancreatic cancer is associated with states of insulin resistance and chronic inflammation, the mechanistic basis of the associations is poorly understood...
  39. pmc Lung VITAL: Rationale, design, and baseline characteristics of an ancillary study evaluating the effects of vitamin D and/or marine omega-3 fatty acid supplements on acute exacerbations of chronic respiratory disease, asthma control, pneumonia and lung fu
    Diane R Gold
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, United States Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 47:185-95. 2016
    ..Self-reported pneumonia hospitalization will be confirmed by medical record review, and exacerbations will be confirmed by Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services data review...
  40. pmc Prospective study of plasma homocysteine level and risk of age-related macular degeneration in women
    William G Christen
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 22:85-93. 2015
    ..Prospective data to examine the association of homocysteine with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are limited. We examined the prospective relation of plasma homocysteine level and AMD in a large cohort of apparently healthy women...
  41. pmc Effect of long-term supplementation with folic acid and B vitamins on risk of depression in older women
    Olivia I Okereke
    Olivia I Okereke, MD, SM, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Boston, Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Nancy R Cook, ScD, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Christine M Albert, Martin Van Denburgh, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Julie E Buring, ScD, JoAnn E Manson, MD, DRPH, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 206:324-31. 2015
    ..Homocysteine-lowering nutrients may have preventive/ameliorative roles in depression...
  42. pmc Risk of Malignant Cancer Among Women With New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation
    David Conen
    Center for Arrhythmia Prevention, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts2Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    JAMA Cardiol 1:389-96. 2016
    ..A substantial proportion of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) die of noncardiovascular causes, and recent studies suggest a link between AF and cancer...
  43. pmc Healthy Lifestyle and Functional Outcomes from Stroke in Women
    Pamela M Rist
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 129:715-724.e2. 2016
    ..While a healthy lifestyle has been associated with reduced risk of developing ischemic stroke, less is known about its effect on stroke severity...
  44. doi request reprint Leucocyte telomere length, genetic variants at the TERT gene region and risk of pancreatic cancer
    Ying Bao
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gut . 2016
    ..However, it is unknown whether prediagnostic leucocyte telomere length is associated with subsequent risk of pancreatic cancer...
  45. pmc Selectivity in genetic association with sub-classified migraine in women
    Daniel I Chasman
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 10:e1004366. 2014
    ....
  46. pmc Patient reported differences in dry eye disease between men and women: impact, management, and patient satisfaction
    Debra A Schaumberg
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Center for Translational Medicine, John A Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America Schepens Eye Research Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e76121. 2013
    ..Dry eye disease affects women twice as often as men, but there is little information on whether dry eye treatments, treatment satisfaction, or the impact of dry eye disease on patients' lives and vision might differ by sex...
  47. pmc Migraine and cognitive decline among women: prospective cohort study
    Pamela M Rist
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMJ 345:e5027. 2012
    ..To evaluate the association between migraine and cognitive decline among women...
  48. pmc Effect of low-dose aspirin on functional outcome from cerebral vascular events in women
    Pamela M Rist
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Stroke 44:432-6. 2013
    ..Although aspirin is effective in prevention of stroke, fewer studies have examined the impact of aspirin on stroke morbidity...
  49. pmc Association between sex hormones and colorectal cancer risk in men and women
    Jennifer H Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:419-424.e1. 2013
    ..There is observational and clinical evidence that indicates that sex hormones affect development of colorectal cancer in men and women. However, the relationship between endogenous sex hormone levels and colorectal cancer is unclear...
  50. pmc VITAL-Bone Health: rationale and design of two ancillary studies evaluating the effects of vitamin D and/or omega-3 fatty acid supplements on incident fractures and bone health outcomes in the VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL)
    Meryl S Leboff
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, United States Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 41:259-68. 2015
    ..Results from large, randomized controlled trials in the general population are sparse. Data on the effects of supplemental omega-3 fatty acids (FAs) on bone are also limited...
  51. pmc Fish Consumption, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease
    Jinnie J Rhee
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med . 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to examine longitudinal relations of tuna and dark fish, α-linolenic acid, and marine omega-3 fatty acid intake with incident major cardiovascular disease in women...
  52. pmc Establishing an Integrative Medicine Program Within an Academic Health Center: Essential Considerations
    David M Eisenberg
    D M Eisenberg is adjunct associate professor, Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts T J Kaptchuk is professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, and Director, Program in Placebo Studies and Therapeutic Encounter, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts D E Post is assistant professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts A L Hrbek is administrator, Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts B B O Connor is professor emerita of clinical pediatrics, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island K Osypiuk is research assistant, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts P M Wayne is assistant professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, and Director of Research, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts J E Buring is professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Preventive Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts D B Levy is medical director, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Acad Med 91:1223-30. 2016
    ..The time may be right for prospective research in "best practices" across emerging models of IM care nationally in an effort to standardize, refine, and replicate them in preparation for rigorous cost-effectiveness evaluations. ..
  53. pmc Headache, migraine and risk of brain tumors in women: prospective cohort study
    Tobias Kurth
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Headache Pain 16:501. 2015
    ..We aimed to disprove that migraine or headache in general is associated with increased risk of developing brain tumors...
  54. pmc Dietary patterns according to headache and migraine status: a cross-sectional study
    Pamela M Rist
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Cephalalgia 35:767-75. 2015
    ..However, few studies have examined the intake pattern of these dietary items compared to adequate control populations and whether intake levels may vary by migraine aura status or attack frequency...
  55. pmc Cardiovascular risks associated with incident and prevalent periodontal disease
    Yau Hua Yu
    Division of Periodontology, Department of Oral Medicine Infection and Immunity, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 42:21-8. 2015
    ..We compared effects of incident versus prevalent periodontal disease in developing major cardiovascular diseases (CVD), myocardial infarction (MI), ischaemic stroke and total CVD...
  56. pmc Do moderate-intensity and vigorous-intensity physical activities reduce mortality rates to the same extent?
    Eric J Shiroma
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA E J S, H D S, M, J E B, I M L
    J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000802. 2014
    ..Limited data exist directly comparing the relative benefits of moderate- and vigorous-intensity activities with all-cause and cardiovascular (CV) disease mortality rates when controlling for physical activity volume...
  57. pmc A novel protein glycan biomarker and future cardiovascular disease events
    Akintunde O Akinkuolie
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA A O A, J E B, P R, S M
    J Am Heart Assoc 3:e001221. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that GlycA, a novel biomarker of protein glycan N-acetyl groups, is related to incident cardiovascular disease (CVD), and we compared it with high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP)...
  58. pmc Migraine and risk of incident diabetes in women: a prospective study
    Rebecca C Burch
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, USA
    Cephalalgia 32:991-7. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship between migraine and incident type 2 diabetes (T2D) in a cohort of adult women...
  59. pmc Polymorphisms in catechol-O-methyltransferase modify treatment effects of aspirin on risk of cardiovascular disease
    Kathryn T Hall
    From the Program in Placebo Studies, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center K T H, R B D, I K, T J K, Division of Preventative Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital J E B, P M R, D I C, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital J L, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA K T H, R B D, I K, T J K, J E B, P M R, D I C, J L, M A M Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Clinical Research Centre, Glenfield General Hospital, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom C P N, N J S Department of Psychology, Plymouth University, Plymouth, United Kingdom I K and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health Boston, MA M A M
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 34:2160-7. 2014
    ..It further aimed to evaluate whether aspirin, a commonly used CVD prevention agent, modified the potential association of COMT with incident CVD...
  60. pmc Discordance of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol with alternative LDL-related measures and future coronary events
    Samia Mora
    Divisions of Preventive S M, J E B, P M R and Cardiovascular Medicine S M, P M R, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Circulation 129:553-61. 2014
    ..However, the clinical utility of these measures may only become apparent among individuals for whom levels are inconsistent (discordant) with LDL-C...
  61. pmc Circulating carotenoids and risk of breast cancer: pooled analysis of eight prospective studies
    A Heather Eliassen
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:1905-16. 2012
    ..Most, but not all, past studies of circulating carotenoids and breast cancer have found an inverse association with at least one carotenoid, although the specific carotenoid has varied across studies...
  62. pmc Prediagnosis biomarkers of insulin-like growth factor-1, insulin, and interleukin-6 dysregulation and multiple myeloma risk in the Multiple Myeloma Cohort Consortium
    Brenda M Birmann
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Blood 120:4929-37. 2012
    ....
  63. pmc Aspirin in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in the Women's Health Study: effect of noncompliance
    Nancy R Cook
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:431-8. 2012
    ..These results support a limited effect of low-dose aspirin on total CVD in women, but potential benefit for CVD mortality...
  64. pmc Dietary fat types and 4-year cognitive change in community-dwelling older women
    Olivia I Okereke
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Neurol 72:124-34. 2012
    ..A study was undertaken to relate dietary fat types to cognitive change in healthy community-based elders...
  65. pmc Vitamins E and C and medical record-confirmed age-related macular degeneration in a randomized trial of male physicians
    William G Christen
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1642-9. 2012
    ..To test whether supplementation with alternate-day vitamin E or daily vitamin C affects the incidence of the diagnosis of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in a large-scale randomized trial of male physicians...
  66. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and mortality among US male physicians
    Umed A Ajani
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:731-9. 2004
    ..To assess the relationship between body mass index and mortality in a population homogeneous in educational attainment and socioeconomic status...
  67. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and fatty acids and risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1011-22. 2004
    ..However, intake of fried foods and/or other factors related to their intake may be associated with colorectal cancer development. This finding warrants further examination...
  68. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of low-dose aspirin in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in women
    Paul M Ridker
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1293-304. 2005
    ..Randomized trials have shown that low-dose aspirin decreases the risk of a first myocardial infarction in men, with little effect on the risk of ischemic stroke. There are few similar data in women...
  69. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk of renal dysfunction in apparently healthy men
    Elke S Schaeffner
    Department of Medicine, Charite Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 165:1048-53. 2005
    ..Moderate alcohol consumption has been consistently associated with beneficial health effects on cardiovascular disease. In contrast, the association between alcohol consumption and renal dysfunction is less clear...
  70. ncbi request reprint Dietary and plasma lycopene and the risk of breast cancer
    Howard D Sesso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215 1204, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1074-81. 2005
    ..In conclusion, neither higher dietary nor plasma lycopene levels were associated with a reduced risk of breast cancer in middle-aged and older women...
  71. ncbi request reprint Magnesium intake, C-reactive protein, and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in middle-aged and older U.S. women
    Yiqing Song
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1438-44. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether and to what extent magnesium intake is related to systemic inflammation and the metabolic syndrome...
  72. ncbi request reprint Fruits and vegetables and ovarian cancer risk in a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Anita Koushik
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2160-7. 2005
    ..Associations for total fruits and vegetables were similar for different histologic types. These results suggest that fruit and vegetable consumption in adulthood has no important association with the risk of ovarian cancer...
  73. ncbi request reprint Associations of dietary flavonoids with risk of type 2 diabetes, and markers of insulin resistance and systemic inflammation in women: a prospective study and cross-sectional analysis
    Yiqing Song
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 24:376-84. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the association of dietary flavonol and flavone intake with type 2 diabetes, and biomarkers of insulin resistance and systemic inflammation...
  74. pmc Relation between dietary n-3 and n-6 fatty acids and clinically diagnosed dry eye syndrome in women
    Biljana Miljanovic
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:887-93. 2005
    ..Dry eye syndrome (DES) is a prevalent condition, but information on risk or protective factors is lacking...
  75. ncbi request reprint Sex hormone-binding globulin and serum testosterone are inversely associated with C-reactive protein levels in postmenopausal women at high risk for cardiovascular disease
    Hylton V Joffe
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:105-12. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that high androgens, low estradiol, and low sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) would be associated with high CRP in postmenopausal women...
  76. ncbi request reprint Association between body mass index and CKD in apparently healthy men
    Rebecca P Gelber
    Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:871-80. 2005
    ..Conversely, their association with the development of CKD is less clear...
  77. ncbi request reprint Dietary calcium, vitamin D, and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in middle-aged and older U.S. women
    Simin Liu
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2926-32. 2005
    ..To examine whether and to what extent intakes of calcium and vitamin D are related to the metabolic syndrome in middle-aged or older women...
  78. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidemia and the risk of incident hypertension in men
    Ruben O Halperin
    Division of Aging, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Hypertension 47:45-50. 2006
    ..These prospective cohort data suggest that dyslipidemias may lead to the subsequent development of hypertension. Thus, plasma lipids may be useful in the identification of men at risk for hypertension...
  79. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of red meat consumption and type 2 diabetes in middle-aged and elderly women: the women's health study
    Yiqing Song
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, BrighamWomen s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Ave East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:2108-15. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively assess the relation between red meat intake and incidence of type 2 diabetes...
  80. ncbi request reprint Aspirin, NSAIDs, and COX-2 inhibitors in cardiovascular disease: possible interactions and implications for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
    Tobias Kurth
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Aging, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 6:351-6. 2004
    ..The more widespread and appropriate use of aspirin in patients with rheumatoid arthritis will avoid many premature deaths in secondary prevention for CVD and first myocardial infarctions in primary prevention...
  81. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 14-year changes in the total cholesterol to high-density lipoprotein cholesterol ratio in men
    Richard Scranton
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am Heart J 147:1033-8. 2004
    ..We examined predictors of a change in TC/HDL ratio over a period of 14 years among 4451 men free of CVD from the Physicians' Health Study...
  82. ncbi request reprint Is C-reactive protein specific for vascular disease in women?
    Nader Rifai
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:529-33. 2002
    ..C-reactive protein (CRP) predicts risk for future cardiovascular events in asymptomatic individuals. However, because CRP also predicts total mortality, its specificity for vascular disease is uncertain...
  83. ncbi request reprint Relation between markers of systemic vascular inflammation and smoking in women
    Edmund A Bermudez
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:1117-9. 2002
  84. ncbi request reprint Vitamin supplement use in a low-risk population of US male physicians and subsequent cardiovascular mortality
    Jorg Muntwyler
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 162:1472-6. 2002
    ..Although basic research suggests that vitamins may have an important role in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases (CVD), the data from cohort studies and clinical trials are inconclusive...
  85. ncbi request reprint Comparison of C-reactive protein and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in the prediction of first cardiovascular events
    Paul M Ridker
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and the Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1557-65. 2002
    ..Both C-reactive protein and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels are elevated in persons at risk for cardiovascular events. However, population-based data directly comparing these two biologic markers are not available...
  86. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of sugar intake and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    Sok Ja Janket
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1008-15. 2003
    ..The contribution of sugar intake to the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes has not been settled in the context of primary prevention because of limited prospective data...
  87. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein is independently associated with fasting insulin in nondiabetic women
    Aruna D Pradhan
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Ave E, Boston, Mass 02215 1204, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:650-5. 2003
    ..Insulin resistance is associated with chronic subclinical inflammation, and both conditions are linked with increased risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and atherothrombotic cardiovascular disease...
  88. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol and the risk of renal dysfunction in apparently healthy men
    Elke S Schaeffner
    Divisions of Preventive Medicine, and Aging, and Cardiovascular Disease, and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:2084-91. 2003
    ..5 mg/dl...
  89. ncbi request reprint Relationship of total and abdominal adiposity with CRP and IL-6 in women
    Kathryn M Rexrode
    Center of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:674-82. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship between different measures of adiposity as predictors of C-reactive protein (CRP) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) levels...
  90. ncbi request reprint Dietary magnesium intake in relation to plasma insulin levels and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    Yiqing Song
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:59-65. 2004
    ..Higher intake of magnesium appears to improve glucose and insulin homeostasis; however, there are sparse prospective data on the association between magnesium intake and incidence of type 2 diabetes...
  91. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and migraine headache
    Anastasia L Misakian
    University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:1027-36. 2003
    ..No population-based studies have examined the association between hormone therapy (HT) and migraine among postmenopausal women...
  92. pmc Dietary glycemic load and breast cancer risk in the Women's Health Study
    Susan Higginbotham
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:65-70. 2004
    ..Prospective studies of a larger sample size and longer duration are warranted to confirm our findings...
  93. pmc Dietary glycemic load and risk of colorectal cancer in the Women's Health Study
    Susan Higginbotham
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California at Los Angeles, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:229-33. 2004
    ..09, 95% CI = 1.13 to 3.87; P(trend) =.08) were also statistically significantly associated with increased risk. Thus, our data indicate that a diet with a high dietary glycemic load may increase the risk of colorectal cancer in women...
  94. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular disease mortality in hypertensive men
    Maciej K Malinski
    St Vincent Hospital, Worcester Medical Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:623-8. 2004
    ..Heavy alcohol drinking is associated with a dose-dependent increase in blood pressure, but data on the relation between alcohol consumption and mortality in hypertensive patients are sparse...
  95. pmc The relation of education and income to cognitive function among professional women
    Sunmin Lee
    Department of Health and Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80217 3364, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 26:93-101. 2006
    ..0001). Results were generally similar for cognitive decline over 2 years, although slightly weaker. Thus, in these well-educated, professional women, educational attainment and income both predicted cognitive function and decline...
  96. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E in the prevention of prostate cancer: where are we today?
    I Min Lee
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:225-7. 2006
  97. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity and body mass index with novel and traditional cardiovascular biomarkers in women
    Samia Mora
    Donald W Reynolds Center for Cardiovascular Research, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 295:1412-9. 2006
    ..There are few data directly comparing the effects of physical activity and body weight on cardiovascular biomarkers...
  98. pmc Physical activity and reduced risk of cardiovascular events: potential mediating mechanisms
    Samia Mora
    Donald W Reynolds Center for Cardiovascular Research, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 116:2110-8. 2007
    ..Although the precise mechanisms underlying this inverse association are unclear, differences in several cardiovascular risk factors may mediate this effect...
  99. ncbi request reprint Plasma androgen concentrations and risk of incident ovarian cancer
    Shelley S Tworoger
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:211-8. 2008
    ..bottom, relative risks were 0.65 and 0.70, respectively). Overall, these results do not support a positive association between circulating androgen levels and ovarian cancer risk...
  100. ncbi request reprint Plasma cysteinylglycine levels and breast cancer risk in women
    Jennifer Lin
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cancer Res 67:11123-7. 2007
    ..66 (0.97-2.84; P(trend) = 0.03) in the overweight and obese group. Our findings suggest that women who are susceptible to experiencing oxidative stress may be at a greater risk for developing breast cancer...
  101. doi request reprint Dietary intake of dairy products, calcium, and vitamin D and the risk of hypertension in middle-aged and older women
    Lu Wang
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA harvard edu
    Hypertension 51:1073-9. 2008
    ....