Epidemiology & Biostatistics: Recent submissions

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    • Hepatitis B vaccinations among Koreans: Results from 2005 Korea National Cancer Screening Survey 

      Juon, Hee-Soon; Choi, Kui Son; Park, Eun-Cheol; Kwak, Min-Son; Lee, Sunmin (Springer Nature, 2009-11-25)
      Liver cancer is one of most commonly diagnosed cancers among Koreans. Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a major risk factor for liver cancer. HBV infection can be prevented by effective screening and vaccination ...
    • Nitric oxide is negatively correlated to pain during acute inflammation 

      Hamza, May; Wang, Xiao-Min; Wu, Tongtong; Brahim, Jaime S; Rowan, Janet S; Dionne, Raymond A (Springer Nature, 2010-09-15)
      The role that nitric oxide (NO) plays in modulating pain in the periphery is unclear. We show here, the results of two independent clinical studies (microdialysis and gene expression studies) and a pilot dose finding study ...
    • Randomized trial of achieving healthy lifestyles in psychiatric rehabilitation: the ACHIEVE trial 

      Casagrande, Sarah S; Jerome, Gerald J; Dalcin, Arlene T; Dickerson, Faith B; Anderson, Cheryl A; Appel, Lawrence J; Charleston, Jeanne; Crum, Rosa M; Young, Deborah R; Guallar, Eliseo; Frick, Kevin D; Goldberg, Richard W; Oefinger, Meghan; Finkelstein, Joseph; Oladapo Fred-Omojole; Gennusa, Joseph V III; Fred-Omojole, Oladapo; Campbell, Leslie M; Wang, Nae-Yuh; Daumit, Gail L (Springer Nature, 2010-12-13)
      Overweight and obesity are highly prevalent among persons with serious mental illness. These conditions likely contribute to premature cardiovascular disease and a 20 to 30 percent shortened life expectancy in this vulnerable ...
    • Validity of self-reported leisure-time sedentary behavior in adolescents 

      Affuso, Olivia; Stevens, June; Catellier, Diane; McMurray, Robert G; Ward, Dianne S; Lytle, Leslie; Sothern, Melinda S; Sothern, Melinda S (Springer Nature, 2011-02-11)
      To evaluate the concordance between leisure-time sedentary behavior in adolescents assessed by an activity-based questionnaire and accelerometry. A convenience sample of 128 girls and 73 boys, 11-15 years of age (12.6 ...
    • Microarray analysis of genes associated with cell surface NIS protein levels in breast cancer 

      Beyer, Sasha J; Zhang, Xiaoli; Jimenez, Rafael E; Lee, Mei-Ling T; Richardson, Andrea L; Huang, Kun; Jhiang, Sissy M (Springer Nature, 2011-10-11)
      Na+/I- symporter (NIS)-mediated iodide uptake allows radioiodine therapy for thyroid cancer. NIS is also expressed in breast tumors, raising potential for radionuclide therapy of breast cancer. However, NIS expression in ...