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  • Bette J. Caan, Jeffrey A. Meyerhardt, +8 authors Carla M. Prado
  • Medicine
  • Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
  • 2017 (First Publication: 16 May 2017)
  • Background: Body composition may partially explain the U-shaped association between body mass index (BMI) and colorectal cancer survival. Methods: Muscle and adiposity at colorectal cancer diagnosisExpand
  • Elizabeth M Cespedes Feliciano, Candyce H Kroenke, +9 authors Bette J. Caan
  • Medicine
  • JAMA oncology
  • 2017 (First Publication: 1 December 2017)
  • Importance Systemic inflammation and sarcopenia are easily evaluated, predict mortality in many cancers, and are potentially modifiable. The combination of inflammation and sarcopenia may be able toExpand
  • Carla M. Prado, Vickie Baracos, +5 authors Michael B Sawyer
  • Medicine
  • Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism…
  • 2014 (First Publication: 23 January 2014)
  • Emerging research suggests that body composition can predict toxicity of certain chemotherapeutic agents. We used data from a clinical study to investigate associations between body composition andExpand
  • Jeffrey A. Meyerhardt, Candyce H Kroenke, +6 authors Bette J. Caan
  • Medicine
  • Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
  • 2016 (First Publication: 16 December 2016)
  • Background: Higher body mass index (BMI) is associated with incident colorectal cancer but not consistently with colorectal cancer survival. Whether weight gain or loss is associated with colorectalExpand
  • Vishal Dahya, Jingjie Xiao, +7 authors Wayne Batchelor
  • Medicine
  • American heart journal
  • 2016 (First Publication: 1 December 2016)
  • To determine the prevalence of low skeletal muscle mass in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and whether skeletal muscle mass measured from preoperative computedExpand
  • Justin C Brown, Bette J. Caan, +7 authors Carla M M Prado
  • Medicine
  • Journal of cachexia, sarcopenia and muscle
  • 2018 (First Publication: 15 May 2018)
  • Abstract Background Muscle abnormalities such as low muscle mass and low muscle radiodensity are well known risk factors for unfavourable cancer prognosis. However, little is known in regard to theExpand