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Effect of exercise on metabolic syndrome in black women by family history and predicted risk of breast cancer: The FIERCE Study.

Cancer 2018 08 5;124(16):3355-3363. Epub 2018 Jul 5.

Department of Oncology, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.31569DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6108932PMC
August 2018

Breast density in multiethnic women presenting for screening mammography.

Breast J 2018 05 24;24(3):334-338. Epub 2017 Oct 24.

Georgetown University Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tbj.12941DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5916740PMC
May 2018

The effect of a randomized controlled physical activity trial on health related quality of life in metabolically unhealthy African-American women: FIERCE STUDY.

Contemp Clin Trials 2018 04 8;67:121-128. Epub 2018 Feb 8.

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2018.02.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5871580PMC
April 2018

Detection of a lipid peroxidation-induced DNA adduct across liver disease stages.

Hepatobiliary Surg Nutr 2018 Apr;7(2):85-97

Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://hbsn.amegroups.com/article/view/16119/19166
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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/hbsn.2017.06.01DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5934137PMC
April 2018

A Restorative Yoga Intervention for African-American Breast Cancer Survivors: a Pilot Study.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2018 02 14;5(1):62-72. Epub 2017 Apr 14.

College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40615-017-0342-4DOI Listing
February 2018

Physician Intervention and Chinese Americans' Colorectal Cancer Screening.

Am J Health Behav 2018 01;42(1):13-26

Department of Oncology, and Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5993/AJHB.42.1.2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5765879PMC
January 2018

An Examination of Self-Rated Health Among African-American Men.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2017 06 10;4(3):425-431. Epub 2016 Jun 10.

Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Biomathematics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40615-016-0243-yDOI Listing
June 2017

Changes in the diagnosis of congenital cardiovascular malformations during the 1st year of life: impacts on epidemiological risk factor associations.

Cardiol Young 2017 May;27(4):770-781

1Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics,Georgetown University Medical Center,Washington,District of Columbia,United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S104795111600130XDOI Listing
May 2017

Increased sialylation of site specific O-glycoforms of hemopexin in liver disease.

Clin Proteomics 2016 21;13:24. Epub 2016 Sep 21.

Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, NRB Room E207, 3970 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC 20057 USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5034550PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12014-016-9125-xDOI Listing
October 2016

Factors Associated with Exercise Motivation among African-American Men.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2016 09 13;3(3):457-65. Epub 2015 Oct 13.

Department of Psychology, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40615-015-0158-zDOI Listing
September 2016

Stage of Presentation at Initial Breast Cancer Diagnosis: Does Race Remain a Factor?

Breast J 2015 Jul-Aug;21(4):445-6. Epub 2015 May 9.

Department of Minority Health and Health Disparities, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tbj.12435DOI Listing
May 2016

The feasibility and acceptability of a diet and exercise trial in overweight and obese black breast cancer survivors: The Stepping STONE study.

Contemp Clin Trials 2016 Jan 4;46:106-113. Epub 2015 Dec 4.

Office of Minority Health & Health Disparities Research, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 1000 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2015.12.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5091075PMC
January 2016

Disparities in breast cancer surgery delay: the lingering effect of race.

Ann Surg Oncol 2015 Sep 5;22(9):2902-11. Epub 2015 Feb 5.

Breast Cancer Program and Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-015-4397-3DOI Listing
September 2015

Social networks and physical activity behaviors among cancer survivors: data from the 2005 Health Information National Trends Survey.

J Health Commun 2015 15;20(6):656-62. Epub 2015 May 15.

a Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center , Georgetown University Medical Center , Washington , District of Columbia , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10810730.2015.1018576DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4507504PMC
August 2015

A non-iterative extension of the multivariate random effects meta-analysis.

J Biopharm Stat 2015 ;25(1):109-23

a Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Biomathematics , Georgetown University , Washington , DC , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10543406.2014.919930DOI Listing
July 2015

An exercise trial targeting African-American women with metabolic syndrome and at high risk for breast cancer: Rationale, design, and methods.

Contemp Clin Trials 2015 Jul 8;43:33-8. Epub 2015 May 8.

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2015.04.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4522388PMC
July 2015

Telomere length variation: A potential new telomere biomarker for lung cancer risk.

Lung Cancer 2015 Jun 20;88(3):297-303. Epub 2015 Mar 20.

Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.03.011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4428929PMC
June 2015

SYK allelic loss and the role of Syk-regulated genes in breast cancer survival.

PLoS One 2014 11;9(2):e87610. Epub 2014 Feb 11.

Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D. C., United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0087610PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3921124PMC
October 2014

Genetic variation in adipokine genes and associations with adiponectin and leptin concentrations in plasma and breast tissue.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2014 Aug 13;23(8):1559-68. Epub 2014 May 13.

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center; Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-14-0173DOI Listing
August 2014

The importance of contextual factors and age in association with anxiety and depression in Black breast cancer patients.

Psychooncology 2014 Feb 22;23(2):143-50. Epub 2013 Oct 22.

Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center and Georgetown-Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Breast Cancer Program, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.3382DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4144019PMC
February 2014

Restaurant foods, sugar-sweetened soft drinks, and obesity risk among young African American women.

Ethn Dis 2013 ;23(4):445-51

Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3884219PMC
February 2014

A randomized, controlled community-wide intervention to reduce environmental tobacco smoke exposure.

Nicotine Tob Res 2013 Aug 17;15(8):1372-81. Epub 2013 Jan 17.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ntr/nts333DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3715387PMC
August 2013

Combining study outcome measures using dominance adjusted weights.

Res Synth Methods 2013 Jun 7;4(2):188-97. Epub 2013 Jan 7.

Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jrsm.1073DOI Listing
June 2013

Item response theory analysis of the Outpatient Physical Therapy Improvement in Movement Assessment Log (OPTIMAL).

Phys Ther 2013 May 21;93(5):661-71. Epub 2013 Feb 21.

Department of Epidemiology, Center for Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology,Brown University, Box G-S121-2, Providence, RI 02912-9107 (USA).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2522/ptj.20120120DOI Listing
May 2013

Consumption of dairy and meat in relation to breast cancer risk in the Black Women's Health Study.

Cancer Causes Control 2013 Apr 18;24(4):675-84. Epub 2013 Jan 18.

Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10552-013-0146-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3695615PMC
April 2013

MicroRNA-9 as potential biomarker for breast cancer local recurrence and tumor estrogen receptor status.

PLoS One 2012 18;7(6):e39011. Epub 2012 Jun 18.

Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0039011PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3377597PMC
December 2012

Cholesterol, lipoproteins, and breast cancer risk in African American women.

Ethn Dis 2012 ;22(3):281-7

Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3830419PMC
October 2012

Adipokines in plasma and breast tissues: associations with breast cancer risk factors.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2012 Oct 14;21(10):1745-55. Epub 2012 Aug 14.

Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, 300 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-12-0016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3760187PMC
October 2012

Physical activity reduces breast cancer risk in African American women.

Ethn Dis 2011 ;21(4):406-11

Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown, University, Washington, DC 20057, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3760197PMC
April 2012

Meta-analysis of endoscopic versus sublabial pituitary surgery.

Laryngoscope 2012 Mar 17;122(3):511-8. Epub 2012 Jan 17.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20010, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.22479DOI Listing
March 2012

Telomere length variation in normal epithelial cells adjacent to tumor: potential biomarker for breast cancer local recurrence.

Carcinogenesis 2012 Jan 9;33(1):113-8. Epub 2011 Nov 9.

Carcinogenesis, Biomarkers and Epidemiology Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/carcin/bgr248DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3276329PMC
January 2012

Steroid hormone levels associated with passive and active smoking.

Steroids 2011 Jun 17;76(7):653-9. Epub 2011 Mar 17.

Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.steroids.2011.02.042DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3635532PMC
June 2011

Dietary patterns and the risk of colorectal adenomas: the Black Women's Health Study.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2011 May 25;20(5):818-25. Epub 2011 Feb 25.

Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-10-1213DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3089689PMC
May 2011

Use of multivitamins, folic acid and herbal supplements among breast cancer survivors: the black women's health study.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2011 Apr 15;11:30. Epub 2011 Apr 15.

Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3970 Reservoir Road, NW, Research Building, E501, Washington, DC 20057, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6882-11-30DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3095573PMC
April 2011

Colonoscopy utilization in the Black Women's Health Study.

J Natl Med Assoc 2010 Mar;102(3):237-42

Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2895509PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0027-9684(15)30530-7DOI Listing
March 2010

Impact of perceived racial discrimination on health screening in black women.

J Health Care Poor Underserved 2010 Feb;21(1):287-300

Department of Community and Family Medicine, Howard Univ. College of Medicine, 520 W Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20059, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/hpu.0.0273DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3760200PMC
February 2010

An assessment of the CES-D scale factor structure in black women: The Black Women's Health Study.

Psychiatry Res 2009 Jul 5;168(2):163-70. Epub 2009 Jun 5.

Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2008.04.022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2704501PMC
July 2009

Predicting regular breast cancer screening in African-American women with a family history of breast cancer.

J Natl Med Assoc 2008 Nov;100(11):1309-17

Department of Psychology, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0027-9684(15)31510-8DOI Listing
November 2008

Treatment and survival outcome for molecular breast cancer subtypes in black women.

Ann Surg 2008 Mar;247(3):463-9

Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0b013e31815d744aDOI Listing
March 2008

Basal cell-like (triple-negative) breast cancer, a predictor of distant metastasis in African American women.

Am J Surg 2008 Feb;195(2):153-8

Howard University College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, 2041 Georgia Ave., Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2007.09.033DOI Listing
February 2008

Molecular breast cancer subtypes in premenopausal African-American women, tumor biologic factors and clinical outcome.

Ann Surg Oncol 2007 Oct 24;14(10):2994-3003. Epub 2007 Jul 24.

Department of Surgery, Howard University Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-007-9477-6DOI Listing
October 2007

Diagnostic accuracy of the Gail model in the Black Women's Health Study.

Breast J 2007 Jul-Aug;13(4):332-6

Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1524-4741.2007.00439.xDOI Listing
August 2007

Validation of physical activity instruments: Black Women's Health Study.

Ethn Dis 2006 ;16(4):943-7

Howard University Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Control and and Population Sciences, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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July 2007

Racial discrimination and breast cancer incidence in US Black women: the Black Women's Health Study.

Am J Epidemiol 2007 Jul 30;166(1):46-54. Epub 2007 Mar 30.

Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Control, and Population Sciences, College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwm056DOI Listing
July 2007

CES-D four-factor structure is confirmed, but not invariant, in a large cohort of African American women.

Psychiatry Res 2007 Mar 8;150(2):173-80. Epub 2007 Feb 8.

Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2006.02.007DOI Listing
March 2007

Legume intake and reduced colorectal adenoma risk in African-Americans.

J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 2006 Dec;17(2):6-12

Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine and Nutrition Epidemiologist, Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA.

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December 2006

A follow-up study of physical activity and incidence of colorectal polyps in African-American women.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2006 Aug;15(8):1438-42

Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-06-0079DOI Listing
August 2006

The effect of the heterogeneity variance estimator on some tests of treatment efficacy.

Authors:
Kepher H Makambi

J Biopharm Stat 2004 May;14(2):439-49

Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1081/BIP-120037191DOI Listing
May 2004

Bone mass in physicians: a Howard University Hospital pilot study.

J Natl Med Assoc 2004 Mar;96(3):299-305

Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC 20060, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2594894PMC
March 2004