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Ovarian Cancer Risk Factors by Histologic Subtype: An Analysis From the Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium.
- N. Wentzensen, E. Poole, +51 authors S. Tworoger
- Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
- 27 September 2016
PURPOSE An understanding of the etiologic heterogeneity of ovarian cancer is important for improving prevention, early detection, and therapeutic approaches. We evaluated 14 hormonal, reproductive,… Expand
Prepregnancy body mass index, gestational weight gain, and risk of hypertensive pregnancy among Latina women.
- R. Fortner, P. Pekow, C. Solomon, G. Markenson, L. Chasan-Taber
- American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
- 1 February 2009
OBJECTIVE Prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) and gestational weight gain have been associated with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy, but previous studies have included few Latinas, a group at… Expand
Prenatal stress, anxiety, and depressive symptoms as predictors of intention to breastfeed among Hispanic women.
- T. Insaf, R. Fortner, P. Pekow, N. Dole, G. Markenson, L. Chasan-Taber
- Journal of women's health
- 9 August 2011
BACKGROUND Studies on the relationship between prenatal psychosocial risk factors and breastfeeding are sparse, particularly in Hispanic women. METHODS We evaluated this association among 424… Expand
Reproductive and menstrual factors and risk of differentiated thyroid carcinoma: The EPIC study
- R. Zamora-Ros, S. Rinaldi, +40 authors S. Franceschi
- International journal of cancer
- 1 March 2015
Differentiated thyroid carcinoma (TC) is threefold more common in women than in men and, therefore, a role of female hormones in the etiology of differentiated TC has been suggested. We assessed… Expand
Reproductive and hormone‐related risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer by histologic pathways, invasiveness and histologic subtypes: Results from the EPIC cohort
Whether risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) differ by subtype (i.e., dualistic pathway of carcinogenesis, histologic subtype) is not well understood; however, data to date suggest risk… Expand
Early pregnancy sex steroids and maternal risk of epithelial ovarian cancer.
Well-established associations between reproductive characteristics and epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) support an involvement of sex steroid hormones in the etiology of EOC. Limited previous studies… Expand
Risk Factors for Prenatal Depressive Symptoms Among Hispanic Women
- R. Fortner, P. Pekow, N. Dole, G. Markenson, L. Chasan-Taber
- Maternal and Child Health Journal
- 1 November 2011
Prior studies of risk factors for depressive symptoms during pregnancy are sparse and the majority have focused on non-Hispanic white women. Hispanics are the largest minority group in the US and… Expand
Dietary intake of acrylamide and endometrial cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
Background:Three prospective studies have evaluated the association between dietary acrylamide intake and endometrial cancer (EC) risk with inconsistent results. The objective of this study was to… Expand
Dietary fat intake and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.
There are inconsistent and limited data available to assess the relationship between fat intake and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC). We examined the consumption of total fat, fat sources and… Expand
Reproductive factors and risk of mortality in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition; a cohort study
BackgroundReproductive events are associated with important physiologic changes, yet little is known about how reproductive factors influence long-term health in women. Our objective was to assess… Expand