Cancer Disparities Initiative - Selected Publications

 

  • Abbott SE, Bandera EV, Qin B, Peres L, Moorman P, Barhholtz-Sloan J, Schwartz AG, Funkhouser E, Peters ES, Cote ML, Alberg AJ, Terry P, Bondy M, Schildkraut JM.  Recreational physical activity and ovarian cancer risk in African American womenCancer Medicine (In press)
     
  • Peres LC, Camacho F, Abbott SE, Wang F, Crankshaw S, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan  J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funhouser E, Moorman PG, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Terry P, Schildkraut JM.  Analgesic medication use and risk of ovarian cancer in African American women.  British Journal of Cancer 2016  (In press)
     
  • Alberg AJ, Moorman PG, Crankshaw S, Wang F, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan JS, Bondy M, Cartmell KB, Cote ML, Ford ME, Funkhouser E, Kelemen L, Peters ES, Schwartz AG, Sterba KR, Terry P, Wallace K, Schildkraut JM.  Socioeconomic status in relation to the risk of ovarian cancer in African American women: a population-based case-control studyAmerican Journal of Epidemiology 2016 (In press)
     
  • Erondu CO, Moorman P, Alberg A, Bandera EV, Schildkraut J for the African American Cancer Epidemiology Study (AACES).  The effect of obesity on presenting symptoms and stage at diagnosis in African Americans with ovarian cancerJournal of Women’s Health 2016 (In press).
     
  • Qin B, Alberg AJ, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhourse E, Peters E, Schwartz A, Terry P, Moorman PG, Schildkraut JM, Bandera EV.  Dietary carbohydrate intake, glycemic load, glycemic index and ovarian cancer risk in African-American women. British Journal of Nutrition 2016; 115 (4): 694-702.
     
  • Schildkraut JM, Alberg AJ, Bandera EV, Barnholtz-Sloan J, Bondy M, Cote ML, Funkhourse E, Peters E, Schwartz A, Terry P, Moorman PG.  A multi-center population-based case-control study of ovarian cancer in African-American women: The African American Cancer Epidemiology Study (AACES)BMC Cancer 2015; 14:688 doi:10.1186/1471-2407-14-688.
     
  • Bandera, EV, Lee VS, Rodriguez-Rodriguez L, Powell CB, Kushi LH.  Chemotherapy dosing and ovarian cancer survival according to body mass indexJAMA Oncology 2015; 1(6):737-45.
     
  • Rosenberg L, Bethea TN, Vicidi E, Hong CC, Troester MA, Bandera EV, Haiman CA,  Kolonel LN, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR.  Postmenopausal female hormone supplement use in relation to estrogen receptor positive and negative in Black women.  Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2016; 108(4)  pii: djv361. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv361. Print 2016 Apr.
     
  • Cheng, TYD, Ambrosone CB, Hong CC, Lunetta KL, Liu S, Hu Q, Yao S, Sucheston-Campbell L, Bandera EV, Ruiz Narvael EA, Haddad S, Troester M, Haiman CA, Bensen JT, Olshan AF, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L.  Genetic variants in the mTOR pathway and breast cancer risk in African American womenCarcinogenesis 2016; 37(1): 49-55.
     
  • Bethea TN, Rosenberg L, Castro-Webb N, Lunetta KL, Sucheston LE, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Charlot M, Park SY, Bandera EV, Troester MA, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR.  Family history of cancer in relation to breast cancer subtypes in African American women.  Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention 2016 (In Press).
     
  • Haddad SA, Lunetta KL, Ruiz-Narváez EA, Bensen JT, CC, Sucheston-Campbell LE, Yao S, Bandera EV, Rosenberg L, Haiman CA, Troester MA, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR. Hormone-Related Pathways and Risk of Breast Cancer Subtypes in African American Women. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 2015; 154(1):145-54.
     
  • Ambrosone CB, Zirpoli G, Hong CC, Yao S, Troester MA, Bandera EV, Schedin P, Bethea TN, Borges V, Park SY, Chandra D, Rosenberg L, Kolonel LN, Olshan AF, Palmer JR. Important role of menarche in development of estrogen receptor negative breast cancer in African American women.  Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2015 Jun 17;107(9). pii: djv172. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv172. Print 2015 Sep.
     
  • Bandera EV, Chandran U, Hong CC, Troester M, Bethea TN, Adams-Campbell LL, Haiman CA, Park SY, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L.  Obesity, body fat distribution and risk of breast cancer subtypes in African American women participating in the AMBER Consortium. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 2015 Apr;150(3):655-66.
     
  • Bethea TN, Rosenberg L, Hong CC, Troester MA, Lunetta KL, Bandera EV, Schedin P, Borges V, Kolonel LN, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB, Palmer JR.  Oral contraceptive use in relation to breast cancer subtypes in African American women: Results from the AMBER Consortium.  Breast Cancer Research 2015 Feb 21;17:22. doi: 10.1186/s13058-015-0535-x.
     
  • Palmer JR, Viscidi E, Troester MA, Hong CC, Schedin P, Bethea TN, Bandera EV, Borges V, McKinnon C, Haiman CA, Lunetta K, Kolonel LN, Rosenberg L, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB.  Parity, lactation, and breast cancer subtypes in African American women: Results from the AMBER Consortium.  Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2014 Sep 15;106(10). pii: dju237. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju237. Print 2014 Oct.
     
  • Coups, E. J., Stapleton, J. L., Medina-Forrester, A., Natale-Pereira, A., & Tortolero-Luna, G. (2014). Sun protection behaviors among Puerto Rican adults. JAMA Dermatology, 150, 899–901. http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.8852
     
  • Day, A. K., Stapleton, J. L., Natale-Pereira, A., Goydos, J. S., & Coups, E. J. (2015). Occupational sunscreen use among U.S. Hispanic outdoor workers. BMC Research Notes, 8, 578. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-015-1558-1
     
  • Coups, E. J., Stapleton, J. L., Manne, S. L., Hudson, S. V., Medina-Forrester, A., Rosenberg, S. A., Gordon, M., Tatum, K. S., Robinson, J. K., Natale-Pereira, A., & Goydos, J. S. (2014). Psychosocial correlates of sun protection behaviors among U.S. Hispanic adults. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 37, 1082–1090. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10865-014-9558-5  
     
  • Coups, E. J., Stapleton, J. L., Hudson, S. V., Medina-Forrester, A., Rosenberg, S. A., Gordon, M., Natale-Pereira, A., & Goydos, J. S. (2013). Linguistic acculturation and skin cancer-related behaviors among Hispanics in the southern and western United States. JAMA Dermatology, 149, 679–686. http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.745
     
  • Coups, E. J., Stapleton, J. L., Hudson, S. V., Medina-Forrester, A., Rosenberg, S. A., Gordon, M., Natale-Pereira, A., & Goydos, J. S. (2013). Skin cancer surveillance behaviors among US Hispanic adults. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 68, 576–584. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2012.09.032 
     
  • Coups, E. J., Stapleton, J. L., Hudson, S. V., Medina-Forrester, A., Natale-Pereira, A., & Goydos, J. S. (2012). Sun protection and exposure behaviors among Hispanic adults in the United States: Differences according to acculturation and among Hispanic subgroups. BMC Public Health, 12, 985. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-985 
     
  • Coups, E. J., Stapleton, J. L., Hudson, S. V., Medina-Forrester, A., Goydos, J. S., & Natale-Pereira, A. (2012). Skin cancer screening among Hispanic adults in the United States: Results from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey. Archives of Dermatology, 148, 861–863. http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archdermatol.2012.615
     
  • Xu S, Markson C, Costello KL, Xing CY, Demissie K, Llanos AAM. Leveraging Social Media to Promote Public Health: Example of Cancer Awareness via Twitter. J Med Internet Res (in press)
     
  • Mayo E, Llanos AA, Yi X, Duan SZ, Zhang L. Prognostic value of tumor deposit and perineural invasion status in colorectal cancer patients: a SEER-based population study. Histopathology (in press) [PMID: 26802566]
     
  • Llanos AA, Chandwani S, Bandera V, Hirshfield KM, Lin Y, Ambrosone CB, Demissie K. Association between sociodemographic and clinicopathological factors and breast cancer subtypes in a population-based study. Cancer Causes Control 2015;26(12):1737-1750. [PMID: 26376894]
     
  • Warner WA, Morrison RL, Lee TY, Williams TM, Ramnarine S, Roach V, Slovacek S, Maharaj R, Bascombe N, Bondy ML, Ellis MJ, Toriola AT, Roach A, Llanos AA. Associations among race/ethnicity, geography, and breast cancer incidence and mortality in Trinidad and Tobago. Cancer Med 2015;4(11):1742-1753. [PMID: 26338451]
     
  • Roach AN, Warner WA, and Llanos AA. Building capacity for human genetics and genomics research in Trinidad and Tobago. Rev Panam Salud Publica 2015;38(5):425-30. [PMID: 26837529]
     
  • Rodday AM, Parsons SK, Snyder F, Simon MA, Llanos AA, Warren-Mears V, Dudley D, Lee J-H, Patierno SR, Markossian TW, Sanders M, Whitley E, Freund KM. Impact of patient navigation in eliminating economic disparities in cancer care. Cancer 2015;121(22):4025-4034. [PMID: 26348120]
     
  • Plascak JJ, Llanos AA, Pennell ML, Paskett ED. Neighborhood factors associated with time to resolution following an abnormal breast or cervical cancer screening test. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2014;23(12):2819-2828. [PMID: 25205516]
     
  • Llanos AA, Pennell ML, Young GS, Tatum CM, Katz ML, Paskett ED. No Association between colorectal cancer worry and within-guidelines screening behaviors among residents of Appalachian Ohio. J Public Health 2015;37(2):322-327. [PMID: 24850101]
     
  • Llanos AA, Krok JL, Peng J, Pennell ML, Olivo-Marston SE, Vitolins MZ, Degraffinreid CR, Paskett ED. Favorable effects of low-fat and low-carbohydrate dietary patterns on serum leptin, but not adiponectin, among overweight and obese premenopausal women: a randomized trial. SpringerPlus 2014; 3:175-185 [PMID: 24790820]
     
  • Llanos AA, Krok JL, Peng J, Pennell ML, Vitolins MZ, Degraffinreid CR, Paskett ED. Effects of a walking intervention using mobile technology and interactive voice response on serum biomarkers of obesity among postmenopausal women at increased breast cancer risk. Horm Cancer 2014; 5(2):98-103. [PMID:24435584]
     
  • Llanos AA, Peng J, Pennell ML, Krok J, Vitolins MZ, Degraffinreid CR, Paskett ED. Effects of tomato and soy on serum adipokine concentrations in postmenopausal women at increased breast cancer risk: a cross-over dietary intervention trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2014; 99(2):625-632 [PMID: 24423335]
     
  • Reiter PL, Katz ML, Oliveri JM, Young GS, Llanos AA, Paskett ED. Validation of self-reported colorectal cancer screening behaviors among Appalachian residents. Public Health Nursing 2013; 30(4): 312-322. [PMID: 23808856]
     
  • Paskett ED, Llanos AA, Young GS, Pennell ML, Lee C-J, Katz ML. Correlates of colorectal cancer screening among residents of Ohio Appalachia. J Community Health 2013; 38(4): 609-618. [PMID: 23529450]
     
  • Sheppard VB, Llanos AA, Taylor TR, Adams-Campbell LL. Correlates of depressive symptomatology in African American breast cancer patients. J Cancer Surviv 2013; 7(3):292-299. [PMID: 23471730]
     
  • Llanos AA, Makambi KH, Tucker CA, Wallington SF, Shields PG, Adams-Campbell LL. Cholesterol, lipoproteins, and breast cancer risk in African American women. Ethn Dis 2012; 22(3):281-287.  [PMID:  22870570]
     
  • Llanos AA, Makambi KH, Tucker CA, Shields PG, Adams-Campbell LL. Alcohol, anthropometrics, and breast cancer risk in African American women. Breast J 2012; 18(4):394-395. [PMID:  22681594]
     
  • Bright-Gbebry M, Makambi KH, Rohan JP, Llanos AA, Rosenberg L, Palmer JR, Adams-Campbell LL. Use of multivitamins, folic acid and herbal supplements among breast cancer survivors: The Black Women’s Health Study. BMC Compliment Altern Med 2011; 11:30-35. [PMID:  21496245]

 

 

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