Ann Danoff

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Estrogen inhibition is effective in preventing breast cancer in only up to 50% of women with precancerous lesions and many experience side effects that are poorly tolerated. As insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) underlies both estrogen and progesterone actions and has other direct effects on mammary development and carcinogenesis, we hypothesized that(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the GH response to GHRH-arginine in apparently healthy adults in relation to cardiovascular risk factors. DESIGN Cross-sectional. PATIENTS Eighty-six male and female volunteers aged 50-90. MEASUREMENTS GH peak response to GHRH-arginine and cardiovascular risk factors, including obesity, insulin resistance, low levels of high(More)
BACKGROUND Female physician-researchers do not achieve career success at the same rate as men. Differences in nonprofessional responsibilities may partially explain this gap. OBJECTIVE To investigate the division of domestic labor by gender in a motivated group of early-career physician-researchers. DESIGN Nationwide postal survey between 2010 and 2011.(More)
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