Amy Berrington de Gonzalez

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Antibodies against six human herpesviruses in relation to seven cancers in black South Africans: a case control study
    A Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    Infect Agent Cancer 1:2. 2006
  2. pmc Mammographic screening before age 50 years in the UK: comparison of the radiation risks with the mortality benefits
    A Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Gibson Building, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Br J Cancer 93:590-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Radiation-induced cancer risk from annual computed tomography for patients with cystic fibrosis
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:970-3. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography screening: safe and effective?
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Med Screen 14:165-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry, physical activity, and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:879-85. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Estimated risk of radiation-induced breast cancer from mammographic screening for young BRCA mutation carriers
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:205-9. 2009
  7. pmc Coronary artery calcification screening: estimated radiation dose and cancer risk
    Kwang Pyo Kim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1188-94. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer from diagnostic X-rays: estimates for the UK and 14 other countries
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 363:345-51. 2004
  9. pmc Duration and magnitude of the postoperative risk of venous thromboembolism in middle aged women: prospective cohort study
    Sian Sweetland
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 339:b4583. 2009
  10. pmc Declining incidence of contralateral breast cancer in the United States from 1975 to 2006
    Hazel B Nichols
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1564-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Antibodies against six human herpesviruses in relation to seven cancers in black South Africans: a case control study
    A Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    Infect Agent Cancer 1:2. 2006
    ..Several other human herpesviruses have been linked to cancers but the totality of evidence is inconclusive...
  2. pmc Mammographic screening before age 50 years in the UK: comparison of the radiation risks with the mortality benefits
    A Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Gibson Building, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Br J Cancer 93:590-6. 2005
    ..Although these calculations were based on a number of uncertain parameters, in general, the conclusions were not altered when these parameters were varied within a feasible range...
  3. ncbi request reprint Radiation-induced cancer risk from annual computed tomography for patients with cystic fibrosis
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:970-3. 2007
    ..Computed tomography (CT) is being considered as a tool for routine monitoring of lung damage in people with cystic fibrosis. Concern has been raised, however, about the associated risk of radiation-induced cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography screening: safe and effective?
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Med Screen 14:165-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry, physical activity, and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:879-85. 2006
    ..50-1.35 for most active versus inactive). Future studies should consider including measurements of waist and hip circumference, to further investigate the relationship between central adiposity and the risk of pancreatic cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Estimated risk of radiation-induced breast cancer from mammographic screening for young BRCA mutation carriers
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:205-9. 2009
    ..These results depend on a number of assumptions due to the absence of empiric data. The impact of varying these assumptions was therefore examined...
  7. pmc Coronary artery calcification screening: estimated radiation dose and cancer risk
    Kwang Pyo Kim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1188-94. 2009
    ..We estimated organ-specific radiation doses and associated cancer risks from coronary artery calcification screening with multidetector computed tomography according to patient age, frequency of screening, and scan protocol...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer from diagnostic X-rays: estimates for the UK and 14 other countries
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 363:345-51. 2004
    ..Our aim was to estimate the extent of this risk on the basis of the annual number of diagnostic X-rays undertaken in the UK and in 14 other developed countries...
  9. pmc Duration and magnitude of the postoperative risk of venous thromboembolism in middle aged women: prospective cohort study
    Sian Sweetland
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 339:b4583. 2009
    ..To examine the duration and magnitude of increased risk of venous thromboembolism after different types of surgery...
  10. pmc Declining incidence of contralateral breast cancer in the United States from 1975 to 2006
    Hazel B Nichols
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1564-9. 2011
    ..Contralateral breast cancer (CBC) is the most frequent new malignancy among women diagnosed with a first breast cancer. Although temporal trends for first breast cancers have been well studied, trends for CBC are not so well established...
  11. doi request reprint Pancreatic cancer and factors associated with the insulin resistance syndrome in the Korean cancer prevention study
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:359-64. 2008
    ..The association with elevated liver enzyme levels is a novel finding that warrants further investigation...
  12. pmc Second solid cancers after radiation therapy: a systematic review of the epidemiologic studies of the radiation dose-response relationship
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:224-33. 2013
    ..The results can be used to refine the development of second solid cancer risk projection models for novel radiation therapy techniques...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer and hormonal contraceptives: collaborative reanalysis of individual data for 16,573 women with cervical cancer and 35,509 women without cervical cancer from 24 epidemiological studies
    Paul Appleby
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 370:1609-21. 2007
    ..Information from 24 studies worldwide is pooled here to investigate the association between cervical carcinoma and pattern of oral contraceptive use...
  14. pmc Body fatness and markers of thyroid function among U.S. men and women
    Cari M Kitahara
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e34979. 2012
    ..S. population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of documented and recalled histories of exposure to diagnostic x-rays in case-control studies of thyroid cancer
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 157:652-63. 2003
    ..However, in the present data, reporting errors by cases and controls seemed to be largely nondifferential...
  16. ncbi request reprint What are the cancer risks from using chest computed tomography to manage cystic fibrosis?
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:139-40. 2006