Linda S Cook
Affiliation: University of New Mexico
- Adult lifetime alcohol consumption and invasive epithelial ovarian cancer risk in a population-based case-control studyLinda S Cook
Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico and UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada Electronic address
Gynecol Oncol 140:277-84. 2016..However, because few studies investigated different types of alcohol over adult ages, we investigated adult lifetime and type (beer, wine, spirits) of consumption and risk...
- Inherited common variants in mitochondrial DNA and invasive serous epithelial ovarian cancer riskMadalene A Earp
Canada s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Center, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
BMC Res Notes 6:425. 2013..We investigated if common MT-SNPs and/or haplogroups and are associated with invasive serous ovarian cancer (OvCa) risk...
- Endometrial cancer and a family history of cancerLinda S Cook
Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Internal Medicine, NM Health Sciences Center, University of New Mexico, MSC 10 5550, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
Gynecol Oncol 130:334-9. 2013..However, the risk for endometrial cancer (EC) in women not affected by LS, but with a family history of cancer, is currently unknown. We examined the association between a family history of cancer and the risk for EC in non-LS patients...
- Comorbidities and endometrial cancer survival in Hispanics and non-Hispanic whitesLinda S Cook
Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Internal Medicine and UNM Cancer Research and Treatment Center, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
Cancer Causes Control 24:61-9. 2013..We investigated comorbidities and endometrial cancer survival by ethnicity because Hispanic whites (HWs) have worse survival than non-Hispanic whites (NHWs)...
- Hormone contraception before the first birth and endometrial cancer riskLinda S Cook
Authors Affiliations Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico Alberta Health Services Departments of Community Health Sciences and Oncology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Frontier Science and Technology Research Foundation, Madison, Wisconsin and Department of Anatomic Pathology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:356-61. 2014..25-0.72], even if this exposure was a woman's only use of COCs (adjusted OR, 0.35; 95% CI, 0.18-0.68). Further understanding of the long-term effects of COC use may help guide the timing of chemoprevention efforts via COCs...
- Endometrial cancer survival among U.S. black and white women by birth cohortLinda S Cook
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Epidemiology 17:469-72. 2006..This disparity results from a relatively higher level of case-fatality in African Americans. We investigated whether the inter-racial difference in survival has diminished in more recent birth cohorts...
- Case-control study of lifetime alcohol consumption and endometrial cancer riskChristine M Friedenreich
Department of Population Health Research, Cancer Control Alberta, Alberta Health Services, Box ACB, 2210 2nd St SW, Calgary, AB, T2S 3C3, Canada
Cancer Causes Control 24:1995-2003. 2013..Alcohol consumption is hypothesized to increase the risk of endometrial cancer by increasing circulating estrogen levels. This study sought to investigate the association between lifetime alcohol consumption and endometrial cancer risk...
- Reliability of self-reported sun exposure in Canadian women and estimation of lifetime exposure to vitamin D from sun and dietLinda S Cook
1 Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Internal Medicine, MSC10 5550, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
Public Health Nutr 17:747-55. 2014..We also estimated total vitamin D exposure using the OVAL survey...
- Glycemic load and endometrial cancer risk in a case-control study of Canadian womenDarren R Brenner
Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Research, Alberta Health Services CancerControl Alberta, Calgary, AB, Canada
Cancer Epidemiol 39:170-3. 2015..We therefore evaluated the association between glycemic load (GL) and endometrial cancer in a population-based-case control study using a comprehensive quantitative food frequency questionnaire for the estimation of GL...
- The Breast Cancer to Bone (B2B) Metastases Research Program: a multi-disciplinary investigation of bone metastases from breast cancerNigel T Brockton
Department of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Research, CancerControl Alberta, Alberta Health Services, Room 515C, Holy Cross Centre, 2210 2nd St, SW, Calgary, AB, T2S 3C3, Canada
BMC Cancer 15:512. 2015....
- Colorectal cancer screening among first-degree relatives of colorectal cancer patients: benefits and barriersLloyd A Mack
Department of Surgery and Oncology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Ann Surg Oncol 16:2092-100. 2009..Study objectives were: (1) to estimate the proportion of first-degree relatives (FDR) of CRC patients being screened for CRC and (2) to identify predictors of screened behavior...
- Morphologic and Molecular Characteristics of Mixed Epithelial Ovarian CancersRobertson Mackenzie
Department of Molecular Oncology Cancer Control Research, BC Cancer Agency Cancer Research Centre Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Genetic Pathology Evaluation Centre, Anatomical Pathology at the Vancouver General Hospital Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Leeds Barts Health NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom Institut für Pathologie, Referenzzentrum für Gynäkopathologie, Mannheim Gynecologic Oncology Center, Kiel Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Tuebingen University Women s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
Am J Surg Pathol 39:1548-57. 2015..On the basis of these results, true mixed carcinomas with both morphologic and molecular support for the presence of >1 histotype within a given tumor represent <1% of EOCs. ..
- Longitudinal changes in IGF-I and IGFBP-3, and mammographic density among postmenopausal womenChristy G Woolcott
Authors Affiliations Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Pediatrics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta Cross Cancer Institute, Alberta Cancer Board, Edmonton Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research, Ontario Cancer Institute Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Southern Medical Program, University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California and Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:2116-20. 2013..Absolute and percent dense area, measures that are related to breast cancer risk, may be affected by IGF-I. Confirmation should be sought in further longitudinal studies in which larger changes in the IGF system are evoked...