Affiliation: Stanford University
- Associations between employee and manager gender: impacts on gender-specific risk of acute occupational injury in metal manufacturingJessica T Kubo
Quantitative Sciences Unit, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
BMC Public Health 13:1053. 2013..This study seeks to explore whether an employee's manager's gender modifies the effect of employee gender with regards to risk of acute injury...
- Alcohol consumption and risk of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer in the Women's Health InitiativeJessica T Kubo
Quantitative Sciences Unit, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road 3C03A, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA
Cancer Causes Control 25:1-10. 2014..The relationship between alcohol consumption and preference of alcohol type with hazard of melanoma (MM) and risk of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) was examined in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Observational Study (OS)...
- Preference for wine is associated with lower hip fracture incidence in post-menopausal womenJessica T Kubo
Quantitative Sciences Unit, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
BMC Womens Health 13:36. 2013..This study seeks to examine the relationship between alcohol consumption, with a focus on type of alcohol consumed (e.g. beer, wine, or hard liquor) and hip fracture risk in post-menopausal women...
- Piecewise exponential models to assess the influence of job-specific experience on the hazard of acute injury for hourly factory workersJessica Kubo
Quantitative Sciences Unit, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
BMC Med Res Methodol 13:89. 2013....
- Lower skin cancer risk in women with higher body mass index: the women's health initiative observational studyJean Y Tang
Authors Affiliations Stanford School of Medicine, Quantitative Sciences Unit, Department of Medicine, and Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California Medstar, Hyattsville, Maryland Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:2412-5. 2013..This supports previous work demonstrating the relationship between excess body weight and skin cancer risk...
- Aspirin is associated with lower melanoma risk among postmenopausal Caucasian women: the Women's Health InitiativeChristina A Gamba
Stanford University School of Medicine and Cancer Institute, Stanford, California, USA
Cancer 119:1562-9. 2013..However, the impact of NSAIDs on the risk of melanoma has been inconsistent. The authors evaluated the association between NSAID use and cutaneous melanoma risk in the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Observational Study (OS)...
- Using "big data" to capture overall health status: properties and predictive value of a claims-based health risk scoreRita Hamad
General Medical Disciplines, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 10:e0126054. 2015..In this paper, we describe the properties and possible applications of one such "health risk score," the DxCG Intelligence tool...
- Contribution of health status and prevalent chronic disease to individual risk for workplace injury in the manufacturing environmentJessica Kubo
Quantitative Sciences Unit, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
Occup Environ Med 71:159-66. 2014..We investigated the association of ischaemic heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, depression and asthma with acute occupational injury in a cohort of manufacturing workers from 1 January 1997 through 31 December 2007...
- Changes in physical activity and body composition in postmenopausal women over timeStacy T Sims
Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5411, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1486-92. 2013..These analyses aimed to determine relationships of change in PA to changes in fat and lean body mass in a longitudinal prospective study of postmenopausal women...
- Self-perceived physical health predicts cardiovascular disease incidence and death among postmenopausal womenNazmus Saquib
Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
BMC Public Health 13:468. 2013..Their relationships with CVD incidence are unclear. This study purpose was to test whether PCS and/or MCS were associated with CVD incidence and death...
- Association between latent proviral characteristics and immune activation in antiretrovirus-treated human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected adultsEmily C Liang
Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
J Virol 88:8629-39. 2014..Overall, this study demonstrates that latent viral diversity is unlikely to be a major driver of persistent HIV-associated immune activation...