Meredith S Shiels

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Circulating Inflammation Markers, Risk of Lung Cancer, and Utility for Risk Stratification
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD MSS, HAK, AH, RMP, EAE, NEC, AKC HPV Immunology Laboratory, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc, Frederick, MD MW, TJK, LAP
    J Natl Cancer Inst 107:. 2015
  2. ncbi request reprint HIV Infection, Immune Suppression and Age at Diagnosis of Non-AIDS-Defining Cancers
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD
    Clin Infect Dis . 2016
  3. pmc Cigarette smoking and variations in systemic immune and inflammation markers
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD MSS, HAK, NDF, MPP, NW, BT, CMK, JJG, EAE, NEC, AH, ANK Information Management Services, Inc, Rockville, MD MF Joint Program for Survey Methodology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD YL Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc, Frederick, MD TJK, LAP Center for Tobacco Products, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD CMC
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:. 2014
  4. pmc Anal Cancer Incidence in the United States, 1977-2011: Distinct Patterns by Histology and Behavior
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:1548-56. 2015
  5. pmc Cigarette smoking prior to first cancer and risk of second smoking-associated cancers among survivors of bladder, kidney, head and neck, and stage I lung cancers
    Meredith S Shiels
    Meredith S Shiels, Todd Gibson, Joshua Sampson, Demetrius Albanes, Gabriella Andreotti, Laura Beane Freeman, Amy Berrington de Gonzalez, Neil Caporaso, Rochelle E Curtis, Joanne Elena, Neal D Freedman, Amanda Black, and Lindsay M Morton, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD Todd Gibson, St Jude s Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN and Kim Robien, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC
    J Clin Oncol 32:3989-95. 2014
  6. pmc The epidemic of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the United States: disentangling the effect of HIV, 1992-2009
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1069-78. 2013
  7. pmc Free light chains and the risk of AIDS-defining opportunistic infections in HIV-infected individuals
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:e103-8. 2012
  8. pmc Genetic variation in innate immunity and inflammation pathways associated with lung cancer risk
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer 118:5630-6. 2012
  9. pmc Impact of the HIV epidemic on the incidence rates of anal cancer in the United States
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:1591-8. 2012
  10. pmc Increased risk of histologically defined cancer subtypes in human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals: clues for possible immunosuppression-related or infectious etiology
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 118:4869-76. 2012

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Publications53

  1. doi request reprint Circulating Inflammation Markers, Risk of Lung Cancer, and Utility for Risk Stratification
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD MSS, HAK, AH, RMP, EAE, NEC, AKC HPV Immunology Laboratory, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc, Frederick, MD MW, TJK, LAP
    J Natl Cancer Inst 107:. 2015
    ..We conducted two independent nested case-control studies to identify circulating inflammation markers reproducibly associated with lung cancer risk and to investigate the utility of replicated markers for lung cancer risk stratification...
  2. ncbi request reprint HIV Infection, Immune Suppression and Age at Diagnosis of Non-AIDS-Defining Cancers
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD
    Clin Infect Dis . 2016
    ..This study extends prior work to include all PLWH and examines associations between AIDS, CD4 count and age at cancer diagnosis...
  3. pmc Cigarette smoking and variations in systemic immune and inflammation markers
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD MSS, HAK, NDF, MPP, NW, BT, CMK, JJG, EAE, NEC, AH, ANK Information Management Services, Inc, Rockville, MD MF Joint Program for Survey Methodology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD YL Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc, Frederick, MD TJK, LAP Center for Tobacco Products, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD CMC
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:. 2014
    ..A comprehensive characterization of the effects of cigarette smoke on systemic soluble immune/inflammatory markers may provide insight into the mechanisms through which smoking causes disease...
  4. pmc Anal Cancer Incidence in the United States, 1977-2011: Distinct Patterns by Histology and Behavior
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:1548-56. 2015
    ..Here, we describe demographic characteristics and trends in incidence rates (IR) of anal cancer by histology (SCC, ADC) and behavior (invasive, in situ) in the United States...
  5. pmc Cigarette smoking prior to first cancer and risk of second smoking-associated cancers among survivors of bladder, kidney, head and neck, and stage I lung cancers
    Meredith S Shiels
    Meredith S Shiels, Todd Gibson, Joshua Sampson, Demetrius Albanes, Gabriella Andreotti, Laura Beane Freeman, Amy Berrington de Gonzalez, Neil Caporaso, Rochelle E Curtis, Joanne Elena, Neal D Freedman, Amanda Black, and Lindsay M Morton, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD Todd Gibson, St Jude s Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN and Kim Robien, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC
    J Clin Oncol 32:3989-95. 2014
    ..We assessed associations between smoking before first cancer diagnosis and risk of second primary smoking-associated cancers among survivors of lung (stage I), bladder, kidney, and head/neck cancers...
  6. pmc The epidemic of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in the United States: disentangling the effect of HIV, 1992-2009
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1069-78. 2013
    ..NHL risk is strongly increased among HIV-infected people. Our understanding of trends in NHL incidence has been hampered by difficulties in separating HIV-infected NHL cases from general population rates...
  7. pmc Free light chains and the risk of AIDS-defining opportunistic infections in HIV-infected individuals
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:e103-8. 2012
    ..We evaluated the association between circulating κ and λ free light chains (FLCs), which are markers of B-cell dysfunction, and risk of developing an AIDS-defining opportunistic infection in HIV-infected men...
  8. pmc Genetic variation in innate immunity and inflammation pathways associated with lung cancer risk
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer 118:5630-6. 2012
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  9. pmc Impact of the HIV epidemic on the incidence rates of anal cancer in the United States
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 104:1591-8. 2012
    ..Thus, the HIV epidemic may have influenced the increasing anal cancer trends in the United States. We estimated the impact of the HIV epidemic on trends in anal cancer incidence in the United States during 1980-2005...
  10. pmc Increased risk of histologically defined cancer subtypes in human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals: clues for possible immunosuppression-related or infectious etiology
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 118:4869-76. 2012
    ..Because histologically defined cancer subtypes have not been systematically evaluated, their risk was assessed among people with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
  11. pmc A comparison of ad hoc methods to account for non-cancer AIDS and deaths as competing risks when estimating the effect of HAART on incident cancer AIDS among HIV-infected men
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:459-67. 2010
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  12. pmc Circulating markers of interstitial lung disease and subsequent risk of lung cancer
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2262-72. 2011
    ..Circulating levels of surfactant protein-D (SP-D) and Krebs von Lungren-6 (KL-6) are elevated in interstitial lung disease patients and may be useful markers of processes contributing to lung cancer...
  13. pmc Reduced risk of prostate cancer in U.S. Men with AIDS
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2910-5. 2010
    ..In the United States, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening is common and increases the detection of prostate cancer. We evaluated whether the prostate cancer deficit among men with AIDS reflects differential PSA screening...
  14. pmc Age at cancer diagnosis among persons with AIDS in the United States
    Meredith S Shiels
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:452-60. 2010
    ..Studies have reported young ages at cancer diagnosis in HIV-infected persons and have suggested that HIV accelerates carcinogenesis. However, these comparisons did not account for differences in population age structures...
  15. pmc A meta-analysis of the incidence of non-AIDS cancers in HIV-infected individuals
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:611-22. 2009
    ..To estimate summary standardized incidence ratios (SIRs) of non-AIDS cancers among HIV-infected individuals compared with general population rates overall and stratified by gender, AIDS, and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) era...
  16. pmc Lung cancer incidence and mortality among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected injection drug users
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:510-5. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of HIV on lung cancer incidence and survival...
  17. pmc Increased risk of lung cancer in men with tuberculosis in the alpha-tocopherol, beta-carotene cancer prevention study
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7059, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:672-8. 2011
    ..Tuberculosis may increase lung cancer risk through substantial and prolonged pulmonary inflammation. However, prospective data on tuberculosis and lung cancer risk are limited...
  18. pmc Proportions of Kaposi sarcoma, selected non-Hodgkin lymphomas, and cervical cancer in the United States occurring in persons with AIDS, 1980-2007
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7059, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 305:1450-9. 2011
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  19. pmc Cancer burden in the HIV-infected population in the United States
    Meredith S Shiels
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:753-62. 2011
    ..We estimated the annual number of cancers in the HIV-infected population, both with and without AIDS, in the United States...
  20. pmc Circulating inflammation markers and prospective risk for lung cancer
    Meredith S Shiels
    Affiliations of authors Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch MSS, AH, EAE, JK, AKC, Biostatistics Branch RMP, HAK, and Genetic Epidemiology Branch NEC, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD HPV Immunology Laboratory, SAIC Frederick Inc, Frederick, MD TJK, gs, LAP Department of Statistics, Dongguk University, Seoul, Korea J HP
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1871-80. 2013
    ..Despite growing recognition of an etiologic role for inflammation in lung carcinogenesis, few prospective epidemiologic studies have comprehensively investigated the association of circulating inflammation markers with lung cancer...
  21. pmc Association of cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, and physical activity with sex steroid hormone levels in US men
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:877-86. 2009
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  22. pmc Effect of HAART on incident cancer and noncancer AIDS events among male HIV seroconverters
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E7133, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:485-90. 2008
    ..To explore the impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on the prevention of AIDS-defining cancers relative to other AIDS-defining events...
  23. pmc Relationship of sex steroid hormones with bone mineral density (BMD) in a nationally representative sample of men
    Channing J Paller
    Department of Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:26-34. 2009
    ..We evaluated the association of serum total and free sex steroid hormones and SHBG with osteopaenia in a nationally representative sample of men aged 20-90 years...
  24. pmc Body mass index, physical activity, and serum markers of inflammation, immunity, and insulin resistance
    Cari M Kitahara
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2840-9. 2014
    ..However, previous studies on this topic have focused on a limited set of markers...
  25. pmc Pre-diagnostic circulating inflammation markers and endometrial cancer risk in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer (PLCO) Screening Trial
    Britton Trabert
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD
    Int J Cancer . 2016
    ..This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  26. pmc The risk of hepatocellular carcinoma among individuals with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in the United States
    Vikrant V Sahasrabuddhe
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer 118:6226-33. 2012
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a concern among individuals with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
  27. pmc Increased risk of stomach and esophageal malignancies in people with AIDS
    E Christina Persson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Gastroenterology 143:943-950.e2. 2012
    ..We evaluated the risks of different histologic and anatomic subtypes of carcinomas and non-Hodgkin lymphomas (NHLs) of the stomach and esophagus in people with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
  28. pmc Trends in primary central nervous system lymphoma incidence and survival in the U.S
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Haematol 174:417-24. 2016
    ..In summary, PCNSL rates have increased among immunocompetent elderly adults, but not in younger individuals. Survival remains poor for both HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected PCNSL patients. ..
  29. pmc Associations of Coffee Drinking with Systemic Immune and Inflammatory Markers
    Erikka Loftfield
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:1052-60. 2015
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  30. pmc Association between Regular Aspirin Use and Circulating Markers of Inflammation: A Study within the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Krystle A Lang Kuhs
    National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:825-32. 2015
    ..Regular aspirin use may decrease cancer risk by reducing chronic inflammation. However, associations between aspirin use and circulating markers of inflammation have not been well studied...
  31. pmc Association between sex steroid hormones and hematocrit in a nationally representative sample of men
    Channing J Paller
    Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School ofPublic Health, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Androl 33:1332-41. 2012
    ..Thus, changes in sex hormone levels with aging may contribute to the increased prevalence of anemia and thromboembolic stroke in men as they age...
  32. pmc Sarcomas other than Kaposi sarcoma occurring in immunodeficiency: interpretations from a systematic literature review
    Kishor Bhatia
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 24:537-46. 2012
    ..For comparison, we assessed sarcomas in the U.S. general population using Surveillance Epidemiology End Results (SEER) data...
  33. pmc Long-term cancer risk among people diagnosed with AIDS during childhood
    Edgar P Simard
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7076, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:148-54. 2012
    ..Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) results in partial immune restoration for people with AIDS, but its impact on cancer risk among children is unknown...
  34. pmc Excess cancers among HIV-infected people in the United States
    Hilary A Robbins
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD HAR, RMP, MSS, EAE National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA JL, HIH Current affiliation HAR is currently affiliated with the Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    J Natl Cancer Inst 107:. 2015
    ..The total number of cancers occurring among HIV-infected people and the excess number above expected background cases are unknown...
  35. pmc Retraction notice to "Increased Risk of Stomach and Esophageal Malignancies in People With AIDS": Gastroenterology 2012;143:943-950.e2
    E Christina Persson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland
    Gastroenterology 150:1048. 2016
    ..The corrected results may be obtained by contacting the corresponding author, Dr. Eric A. Engels, by email at engelse@exchange.nih.gov. ..
  36. pmc Pre-diagnostic serum levels of inflammation markers and risk of ovarian cancer in the prostate, lung, colorectal and ovarian cancer (PLCO) screening trial
    Britton Trabert
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA Electronic address
    Gynecol Oncol 135:297-304. 2014
    ..Limited data are available to estimate ovarian cancer risk associated with levels of circulating inflammatory markers...
  37. pmc Impact of changing US cigarette smoking patterns on incident cancer: risks of 20 smoking-related cancers among the women and men of the NIH-AARP cohort
    Neal D Freedman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 45:846-56. 2016
    ..However, more recent birth cohorts of women and men have similar smoking histories and have now reached the high-risk age for cancer. The impact of these changes on cancer incidence has not been systematically examined...
  38. pmc Body mass index and risk of second obesity-associated cancers after colorectal cancer: a pooled analysis of prospective cohort studies
    Todd M Gibson
    Todd M Gibson, Yikyung Park, Meredith S Shiels, Amanda Black, Joshua N Sampson, Mark P Purdue, Laura E Beane Freeman, Gabriella Andreotti, Stephanie J Weinstein, Demetrius Albanes, Joseph F Fraumeni Jr, Rochelle E Curtis, Amy Berrington de Gonzalez, Lindsay M Morton, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD and Kim Robien, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC
    J Clin Oncol 32:4004-11. 2014
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  39. pmc Age at cancer diagnosis for blacks compared with whites in the United States
    Hilary A Robbins
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD HAR, EAE, RMP, MSS Current affiliation HAR is currently affiliated with the Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    J Natl Cancer Inst 107:. 2015
    ..However, the US black population is younger than the white population, which may bias age comparisons that do not account for the populations at risk...
  40. pmc Trends in cervical cancer incidence in younger US women from 2000 to 2013
    Daniel C Beachler
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA Electronic address
    Gynecol Oncol . 2016
    ..US guidelines no longer recommend screening prior to age 21, and concerns have been raised that delayed screening initiation may increase ICC incidence among young women...
  41. pmc Cancers attributable to infections among adults with HIV in the United States
    Catherine de Martel
    aInternational Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France bNational Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland cAmerican Cancer Society dCenters for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS 29:2173-81. 2015
    ..HIV-infected people are at increased risk of cancers of infectious origin. We estimated the burden of cancer attributable to infections among HIV-infected people in the United States in 2008...
  42. pmc Risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes in HIV-infected people during the HAART era: a population-based study
    Todd M Gibson
    aDivision of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics bCancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland cCancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California, USA Current affiliation Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    AIDS 28:2313-8. 2014
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  43. pmc A multiplex panel of plasma markers of immunity and inflammation in classical kaposi sarcoma
    Peter V Aka
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, and
    J Infect Dis 211:226-9. 2015
    ..Larger, well-designed prospective studies are needed to better assess the association of these markers with KS. ..
  44. pmc Elevated Cancer-Specific Mortality Among HIV-Infected Patients in the United States
    Anna E Coghill
    Anna E Coghill, Meredith S Shiels, and Eric A Engels, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD and Gita Suneja, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
    J Clin Oncol 33:2376-83. 2015
    ..No prior study has comprehensively evaluated the effect of HIV on cancer-specific mortality...
  45. pmc Cancer stage at diagnosis in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus and transplant recipients
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland
    Cancer 121:2063-71. 2015
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  46. pmc Epidemiologic contributions to recent cancer trends among HIV-infected people in the United States
    Hilary A Robbins
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    AIDS 28:881-90. 2014
    ..g. age distribution), general population (background) cancer rates, and HIV-associated relative risks. We assessed the contributions of these factors to time trends for 10 cancers during 1996-2010...
  47. pmc A community-based study of cigarette smoking behavior in relation to variation in three genes involved in dopamine metabolism: Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT), dopamine beta-hydroxylase (DBH) and monoamine oxidase-A (MAO-A)
    Meredith S Shiels
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prev Med 47:116-22. 2008
    ..The association between common polymorphisms of these genes and smoking behavior was assessed among 10,059 Caucasian volunteers in Washington County, MD in 1989...
  48. doi request reprint Contributions of HIV to Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Mortality Trends in the United States
    Nadia Howlader
    Surveillance Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, Washington, D C
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:1289-96. 2016
    ..The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) epidemic has strongly influenced non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) incidence in the U.S. general population, but its effects on NHL mortality trends are unknown...
  49. pmc Evolving epidemiology of HIV-associated malignancies
    Meredith S Shiels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 12:6-11. 2017
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  50. pmc Comparison of risk and age at diagnosis of myocardial infarction, end-stage renal disease, and non-AIDS-defining cancer in HIV-infected versus uninfected adults
    Keri N Althoff
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
    Clin Infect Dis 60:627-38. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the median age at, and risk of, incident diagnosis of 3 age-associated diseases in HIV-infected and demographically similar uninfected adults...
  51. pmc Circulating immune/inflammation markers in Chinese workers occupationally exposed to formaldehyde
    Wei Jie Seow
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20850, USA, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, Division of Environmental Epidemiology, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands, Guangdong Poison Control Center, Guangzhou, China, and HPV Immunology Laboratory, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, Frederick, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 36:852-7. 2015
    ..Formaldehyde has been classified as a human myeloid leukemogen. However, the mechanistic basis for this association is still debated...
  52. pmc Disparities in the treatment and outcomes of lung cancer among HIV-infected individuals
    Gita Suneja
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    AIDS 27:459-68. 2013
    ..It is unclear whether HIV-infected individuals with lung cancer receive similar cancer treatment as HIV-uninfected individuals...
  53. pmc The association of urinary cadmium with sex steroid hormone concentrations in a general population sample of US adult men
    Andy Menke
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:72. 2008
    ..Studies investigating the association of cadmium and sex steroid hormones in men have been inconsistent, but previous studies were relatively small...