Publications by authors named "Brian L Sprague"

100Publications

Collagen Organization in Relation to Ductal Carcinoma Pathology and Outcomes.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2021 Jan 20;30(1):80-88. Epub 2020 Oct 20.

Carbone Cancer Center, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.

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January 2021

Multicenter Evaluation of Breast Cancer Screening with Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in Combination with Synthetic versus Digital Mammography.

Radiology 2020 12 13;297(3):545-553. Epub 2020 Oct 13.

From the Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 1 Silverstein Place, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (S.P.Z., E.F.C.); and Departments of Surgery (B.L.S.), Pathology (D.L.W.), and Radiology (S.D.H.), University of Vermont, University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington, Vt.

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December 2020

Breast Cancer Population Attributable Risk Proportions Associated with Body Mass Index and Breast Density by Race/Ethnicity and Menopausal Status.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2020 Oct 29;29(10):2048-2056. Epub 2020 Jul 29.

Center for Oncology Hematology Outcomes Research and Training (COHORT) and Division of Hematology and Oncology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California.

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October 2020

New mammography screening performance metrics based on the entire screening episode.

Cancer 2020 Jul 6;126(14):3289-3296. Epub 2020 May 6.

Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.

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July 2020

The Role of Social Determinants of Health in Self-Reported Access to Health Care Among Women Undergoing Screening Mammography.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2020 Nov 5;29(11):1437-1446. Epub 2020 May 5.

Department of Biomedical Data Science, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA.

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November 2020

On the Importance of Rural Health: Mistaking a Forest for a Few Trees.

Am J Clin Oncol 2019 11;42(11):885

Division of Radiation Oncology, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.

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November 2019

Association of Rurality With Survival and Guidelines-Concordant Management in Early-stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.

Am J Clin Oncol 2019 07;42(7):607-614

Division of Radiation Oncology, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.

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July 2019

Surveillance Breast MRI and Mammography: Comparison in Women with a Personal History of Breast Cancer.

Radiology 2019 08 4;292(2):311-318. Epub 2019 Jun 4.

From the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 (K.J.W., L.I., D.S.M.B., S.D.B., M.B., D.J., D.L.M.); Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, General Internal Medicine Section, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif (K.K.); Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (L.M.H.); Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Mass (L.N.); Department of Biomedical Data Science, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH (T.O.); Departments of Surgery and Radiology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vt (B.L.S.); Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Seattle, Wash (J.M.L.); Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass (C.D.L.); Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, Davis, Calif (D.L.M.).

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August 2019

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: Radiologist Learning Curve.

Radiology 2019 04 26;291(1):34-42. Epub 2019 Feb 26.

From the Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, One Shields Ave, Med Sci 1C, Room 144, Davis, CA 95616 (D.L.M.); Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Kaiser Permanente Washington, Seattle, Wash (D.L.M., L.A., D.S.M.B.); Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine; Department of Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health; Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research, Seattle, Wash (C.I.L.); Department of Radiology (S.D.H.) and Department of Surgery, Office of Health Promotion Research (B.L.S.), Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington, Vt; Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (L.M.H.); The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH (A.N.A.T.); and Departments of Medicine andEpidemiology and Biostatistics and the General Internal Medicine Section, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, Calif (K.K.).

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April 2019

Airborne metals and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in relation to mammographic breast density.

Breast Cancer Res 2019 02 13;21(1):24. Epub 2019 Feb 13.

Departments of Surgery and Radiology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA.

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February 2019

A Linkage Between Thyroid and Breast Cancer: A Common Etiology?

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2019 04 12;28(4):643-649. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Department of Pharmacology, Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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April 2019

Time-varying risks of second events following a DCIS diagnosis in the population-based Vermont DCIS cohort.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2019 Feb 17;174(1):227-235. Epub 2018 Nov 17.

University of Vermont Cancer Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA.

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February 2019

The University of Wisconsin Breast Cancer Epidemiology Simulation Model: An Update.

Med Decis Making 2018 04;38(1_suppl):99S-111S

Department of Population Health Sciences and Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.

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April 2018

Contribution of Breast Cancer to Overall Mortality for US Women.

Med Decis Making 2018 04;38(1_suppl):24S-31S

Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA.

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April 2018

The association between post-diagnosis health behaviors and long-term quality of life in survivors of ductal carcinoma in situ: a population-based longitudinal cohort study.

Qual Life Res 2018 05 7;27(5):1237-1247. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Vermont Center for Behavior and Health, Office of Health Promotion Research, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont, 1 South Prospect Street, Rm. 4425, Burlington, VT, 05401, USA.

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May 2018

Beyond BI-RADS Density: A Call for Quantification in the Breast Imaging Clinic.

Radiology 2018 02;286(2):401-404

From the Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia PA 10104 (E.F.C., D.K.); and Departments of Surgery and Radiology, University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington, Vt (B.L.S.).

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February 2018

Collagen Alignment as a Predictor of Recurrence after Ductal Carcinoma .

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2018 02 15;27(2):138-145. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

Carbone Cancer Center, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.

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February 2018

Emerging Trends in Family History of Breast Cancer and Associated Risk.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2017 12 6;26(12):1753-1760. Epub 2017 Oct 6.

Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.

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December 2017

Performance Benchmarks for Screening Breast MR Imaging in Community Practice.

Radiology 2017 10 5;285(1):44-52. Epub 2017 Jun 5.

From the Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash (J.M.L., E.V.); Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Seattle, Wash (L.I., D.L.M., K.W., D.S.M.B.); Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Davis, Calif (D.L.M.); Department of Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, Calif (K.K.); Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC (L.M.H.); Department of Surgery, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vt (B.L.S.); Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH (T.O.); Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill (G.H.R.); and Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass (C.D.L.).

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October 2017

Association between air pollution and mammographic breast density in the Breast Cancer Surveilance Consortium.

Breast Cancer Res 2017 04 6;19(1):36. Epub 2017 Apr 6.

Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA.

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April 2017

Breast cancer screening in patients with cancers other than breast.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2017 Jun 6;163(2):343-348. Epub 2017 Mar 6.

University of Vermont Cancer Center, 89 Beaumont Ave - Given E214, Burlington, VT, 05405, USA.

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June 2017

National Performance Benchmarks for Modern Diagnostic Digital Mammography: Update from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium.

Radiology 2017 04 28;283(1):59-69. Epub 2017 Feb 28.

From the Departments of Surgery, Radiology, and Biochemistry, University of Vermont Cancer Center, University of Vermont, 1 S Prospect St, UHC Room 4425, Burlington, VT 05401 (B.L.S.); Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Wash (R.F.A., D.S.M.B.); Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, Calif (D.L.M.); Departments of Radiology and Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (L.M.H.); The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH (T.O., A.N.A.T.); Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill (G.H.R.); Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash (J.M.L.); Department of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and General Internal Medicine Section, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif (K.K.); and Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass (C.D.L.).

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April 2017

Change in Breast Cancer Screening Intervals Since the 2009 USPSTF Guideline.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2017 08 8;26(8):820-827. Epub 2017 Feb 8.

6 Departments of Biomedical Science and Epidemiology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth , Lebanon , New Hampshire.

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August 2017

Aspirin use is associated with lower mammographic density in a large screening cohort.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2017 04 4;162(3):419-425. Epub 2017 Feb 4.

Department of Radiology, Perelman School of MedicineUniversity of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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April 2017

Population-Attributable Risk Proportion of Clinical Risk Factors for Breast Cancer.

JAMA Oncol 2017 Sep;3(9):1228-1236

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco.

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September 2017

Family History of Breast Cancer, Breast Density, and Breast Cancer Risk in a U.S. Breast Cancer Screening Population.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2017 06 17;26(6):938-944. Epub 2017 Jan 17.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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June 2017

Health-related behaviors and mortality outcomes in women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ.

J Cancer Surviv 2017 Jun 5;11(3):320-328. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Surgery and Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, 1 South Prospect Street, Rm. 4428, Burlington, VT, 05401, USA.

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June 2017

National Performance Benchmarks for Modern Screening Digital Mammography: Update from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium.

Radiology 2017 04 5;283(1):49-58. Epub 2016 Dec 5.

From the Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit St, WAC 240, Boston, MA 02114 (C.D.L.); Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Wash (R.F.A., D.S.M.B.); Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vt (B.L.S.); Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash (J.M.L.); Department of Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif (K.K.); Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC (L.M.H.); Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH (T.O., A.N.A.T.); Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill (G.H.R.); and Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of California-Davis, Davis, Calif (D.L.M.).

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April 2017

Access to Care in Vermont: Factors Linked With Time to Chemotherapy for Women With Breast Cancer-A Retrospective Cohort Study.

J Oncol Pract 2016 09 30;12(9):e848-57. Epub 2016 Aug 30.

Vermont Department of Health; University of Vermont Medical Center; University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington; and Vermonters Taking Action Against Cancer, Williston, VT.

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September 2016

Tailoring Breast Cancer Screening Intervals by Breast Density and Risk for Women Aged 50 Years or Older: Collaborative Modeling of Screening Outcomes.

Ann Intern Med 2016 Nov 23;165(10):700-712. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

From the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin; University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California; Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont; Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC; and Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire.

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November 2016

Variation in Mammographic Breast Density Assessments Among Radiologists in Clinical Practice: A Multicenter Observational Study.

Ann Intern Med 2016 Oct 19;165(7):457-464. Epub 2016 Jul 19.

From University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont; Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Cancer Research and Biostatistics, Seattle, Washington; and Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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October 2016

Multilevel factors associated with long-term adherence to screening mammography in older women in the U.S.

Prev Med 2016 08 31;89:169-177. Epub 2016 May 31.

Department of Biomedical Science, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, United States; Department of Epidemiology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, United States; Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, United States.

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August 2016

Emerging trends in surgical and adjuvant radiation therapies among women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ.

Cancer 2016 09 31;122(18):2810-8. Epub 2016 May 31.

Department of Population Health Sciences and Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.

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September 2016

Take the money and run? Redemption of a gift card incentive in a clinician survey.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2016 Feb 24;16:25. Epub 2016 Feb 24.

Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, 02120, USA.

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February 2016

Trends in Health-Related Quality of Life After a Diagnosis of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ.

J Clin Oncol 2016 Apr 16;34(12):1323-9. Epub 2016 Feb 16.

Vicki Hart, Brian L. Sprague, and Susan G. Lakoski, University of Vermont; Brian L. Sprague and Susan G. Lakoski, University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington, VT; John M. Hampton, Ronald E. Gangnon, and Amy Trentham-Dietz, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and Polly A. Newcomb, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA.

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April 2016

The impact of mammographic screening on the surgical management of breast cancer.

J Surg Oncol 2016 Apr 22;113(5):496-500. Epub 2016 Jan 22.

College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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April 2016

Increased Risk of Developing Breast Cancer after a False-Positive Screening Mammogram.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2015 Dec;24(12):1882-9

Department of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California. General Internal Medicine Section, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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December 2015

Partnership Status and Socioeconomic Factors in Relation to Health Behavior Changes after a Diagnosis of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2016 Jan 6;25(1):76-82. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Department of Population Health Sciences and Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.

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January 2016

Cancer Models and Real-world Data: Better Together.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2016 Feb 3;108(2). Epub 2015 Nov 3.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA (JJK); Department of Medicine and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH (ANAT); Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY (AGZ); Department of Surgery and University of Vermont Cancer Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (BLS); Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA (NKS); Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI (OA); Population Health Sciences and Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI (ATD); Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA (KA); Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX (SLP); RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA (CMR).

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February 2016

The effect of change in body mass index on volumetric measures of mammographic density.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2015 Nov 27;24(11):1724-30. Epub 2015 Aug 27.

Department of Surgery and Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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November 2015

Geospatial and Temporal Analysis of Thyroid Cancer Incidence in a Rural Population.

Thyroid 2015 Jul 2;25(7):812-22. Epub 2015 Jun 2.

6 Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont , Burlington, Vermont.

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July 2015

Health behavior change following a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: An opportunity to improve health outcomes.

Prev Med 2015 Nov 6;80:53-9. Epub 2015 Apr 6.

Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA; Vermont Center on Behavior and Health, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA; University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington, VT, USA; Department of Surgery, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA. Electronic address:

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November 2015

Advanced Breast Imaging Availability by Screening Facility Characteristics.

Acad Radiol 2015 Jul 4;22(7):846-52. Epub 2015 Apr 4.

Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine, Lebanon, New Hampshire; Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine, Lebanon, New Hampshire.

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July 2015

One versus Two Breast Density Measures to Predict 5- and 10-Year Breast Cancer Risk.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2015 Jun 30;24(6):889-97. Epub 2015 Mar 30.

Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, Davis, California. Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington.

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June 2015

The contribution of mammography screening to breast cancer incidence trends in the United States: an updated age-period-cohort model.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2015 Jun 18;24(6):905-12. Epub 2015 Mar 18.

Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin.

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June 2015

Ductal carcinoma in situ: a brief review of treatment variation and impacts on patients and society.

Crit Rev Eukaryot Gene Expr 2014 ;24(4):281-6

Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Vermont Cancer Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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June 2015

Comparative effectiveness of combined digital mammography and tomosynthesis screening for women with dense breasts.

Radiology 2015 Mar 28;274(3):772-80. Epub 2014 Oct 28.

From the Depts of Radiology (C.I.L., J.G.J., C.D.L.), Health Services (C.I.L., J.G.J., S.D.R.), and Medicine (S.D.R.), Univ of Washington, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G3-200, Seattle, WA 98109-1023; Hutchinson Inst for Cancer Outcomes Research, Public Health Sciences Div, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Ctr, Seattle, Wash (C.I.L., S.D.R., C.D.L.); Dept of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Univ of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis (M.C., O.A.); Dept of Surgery and Office of Health Promotion Research, Univ of Vermont, Burlington, Vt (B.L.S.); Dept of Community & Family Medicine, Dartmouth Inst for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, and Norris Cotton Cancer Ctr, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth Univ, Dartmouth, NH (A.N.A.T.); Dept of Public Health Sciences, Univ of California-Davis, Davis, Calif (D.L.M.); Group Health Research Inst, Seattle, Wash (D.L.M.); Dept of Medicine and Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, General Internal Medicine Section, Dept of Veterans Affairs, Univ of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif (K.K.); and Dept of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Inst, Boston, Mass (N.K.S.).

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March 2015

Racial differences in breast cancer, cardiovascular disease, and all-cause mortality among women with ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2014 Nov 18;148(2):407-13. Epub 2014 Oct 18.

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Vermont, 208 South Park Drive Colchester, Burlington, VT, 05446, USA.

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November 2014

Effects of screening and systemic adjuvant therapy on ER-specific US breast cancer mortality.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2014 Nov 24;106(11). Epub 2014 Sep 24.

Division of Biomedical Informatics Research (DM) and Department of Radiology (DM, SKP), School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA (DM); Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center and Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Georgetown-Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC (AMN, YC, JSM); Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (NTvR, HJdK, EAMH); Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School Boston, MA (SJL, HH); Departments of Family and Social Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York (CBS); Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (OA, MAE); Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (ESB, ATD); University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX (DAB, GC); Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA (NKS); Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, VT (BLS).

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November 2014

Prevalence of mammographically dense breasts in the United States.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2014 Oct 12;106(10). Epub 2014 Sep 12.

Department of Surgery, Office of Health Promotion Research and Vermont Cancer Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (BLS); Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (REG, VB, ATD); University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, WI (REG, ATD, JMH); Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (REG); Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA (KK); Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA (DLM); Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA (RDW, DLM).

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October 2014

Trends of postmenopausal estrogen plus progestin prevalence in the United States between 1970 and 2010.

Obstet Gynecol 2014 Oct;124(4):727-733

Departments of Population Health Sciences and Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, Madison, Wisconsin; and the Department of Surgery and Vermont Cancer Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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October 2014

Screening ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography in women with mammographically dense breasts.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2015 Jan 21;212(1):9-17. Epub 2014 Jun 21.

Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA.

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January 2015

Changes in breast cancer risk distribution among Vermont women using screening mammography.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2014 Aug 23;106(8). Epub 2014 Jun 23.

Affiliations of authors: Office of Health Promotion Research (KCB, JLM, BMG, BLS), Department of Biostatistics (PMV), Vermont Cancer Center (PMV, SDH, TAJ, DLW, BLS), Department of Radiology (SDH), Department of Surgery (TAJ, BLS), Department of Family Medicine (BMG), and Department of Pathology (DLW), University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics (JAT, KK), and General Internal Medicine Section (KK), Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, CA.

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August 2014