Publications by authors named "Shirley A A Beresford"

100Publications

Eating Occasions, Obesity and Related Behaviors in Working Adults: Does it Matter When You Snack?

Nutrients 2019 Oct 1;11(10). Epub 2019 Oct 1.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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October 2019

Understanding Complex Roles of Family for Latina Health: Evaluating Family Obligation Stress.

Fam Community Health 2019 Oct/Dec;42(4):254-260

Community Health Sciences Division, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago (Dr Molina); University of Illinois Cancer Center, Chicago (Dr Henderson); Departments of Health Services (Drs Ornelas and Patrick) and Epidemiology (Dr Beresford), School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle; Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle (Dr Scheel); Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington (Ms Bishop); Health Education Program Coordinator, Sea Mar Community Health Centers, Seattle, Washington (Ms Doty); and Kaiser Permanente Research Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon (Dr Coronado).

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May 2020

Applying Multiple Statistical Methods to Derive an Index of Dietary Behaviors Most Related to Obesity.

Am J Epidemiol 2018 07;187(7):1559-1569

Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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July 2018

Associations between neighbourhood characteristics and depression: a twin study.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2018 03 22;72(3):202-207. Epub 2017 Dec 22.

Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, Washington State University-Spokane, Spokane, Washington, USA.

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March 2018

Women's beliefs about what causes obesity: variation by race/ethnicity and acculturation in a Washington State sample.

Ethn Health 2020 02 15;25(2):243-254. Epub 2017 Dec 15.

Department of Bioethics and Humanities, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA.

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February 2020

Association between iq'mik smokeless tobacco use and cardiometabolic risk profile among Yup'ik Alaska Native people.

Ethn Health 2018 07 24;23(5):488-502. Epub 2017 Jan 24.

a Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health , University of Washington , Seattle , WA , USA.

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July 2018

Reproducibility and relative validity of food group intake in a food frequency questionnaire developed for Nepalese diet.

Int J Food Sci Nutr 2017 Aug 16;68(5):605-612. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

i Department of Family Medicine, Epidemiology, and Global Health , University of Washington , Seattle , WA , USA.

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August 2017

Long-term oral bisphosphonate use in relation to fracture risk in postmenopausal women with breast cancer: findings from the Women's Health Initiative.

Menopause 2016 11;23(11):1168-1175

1University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA 2Division of Epidemiology and Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 3Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 4Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 5University of Washington School of Pharmacy, Seattle, WA 6Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Torrance, CA 7The North American Menopause Society, Cleveland, OH 8David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA 9University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN.

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November 2016

Food patterns measured by principal component analysis and obesity in the Nepalese adult.

Heart Asia 2016 23;8(1):46-53. Epub 2016 Mar 23.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA; Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA; Departments of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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June 2016

Ethnic differences in social support after initial receipt of an abnormal mammogram.

Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 2016 10 23;22(4):588-593. Epub 2016 May 23.

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington.

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October 2016

Neighborhood Predictors of Mammography Barriers Among US-Based Latinas.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2017 04 8;4(2):233-242. Epub 2016 Apr 8.

Cancer Prevention, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA.

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April 2017

HealthLinks randomized controlled trial: Design and baseline results.

Contemp Clin Trials 2016 05 2;48:1-11. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Health Promotion Research Center, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, 1107 NE 45th St., Ste. 200, Seattle, WA 98015, United States. Electronic address:

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May 2016

Psychological Outcomes After a False Positive Mammogram: Preliminary Evidence for Ethnic Differences Across Time.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2017 04 19;4(2):123-133. Epub 2016 Feb 19.

School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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April 2017

Contribution of health behaviors to the association between area-level socioeconomic status and cancer mortality.

Soc Sci Med 2016 Jan 22;148:52-8. Epub 2015 Nov 22.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA, USA; Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA.

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January 2016

Genetic causal beliefs about obesity, self-efficacy for weight control, and obesity-related behaviours in a middle-aged female cohort.

Psychol Health 2016 2;31(4):420-35. Epub 2016 Jan 2.

f Department of Community Health Sciences , Boston University , Boston , MA , USA.

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July 2016

Family/friend recommendations and mammography intentions: the roles of perceived mammography norms and support.

Health Educ Res 2015 Oct 31;30(5):797-809. Epub 2015 Aug 31.

Kaiser Permanente Research Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA.

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October 2015

Identifying the effects of environmental and policy change interventions on healthy eating.

Annu Rev Public Health 2015 Mar;36:289-306

Department of Bioethics and Humanities, School of Medicine;

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March 2015

Estimating pesticide exposure from dietary intake and organic food choices: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

Environ Health Perspect 2015 May 5;123(5):475-83. Epub 2015 Feb 5.

Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, and 2Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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May 2015

Worksite neighborhood and obesogenic behaviors: findings among employees in the Promoting Activity and Changes in Eating (PACE) trial.

Am J Prev Med 2015 Jan 6;48(1):31-41. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; College of Built Environments, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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January 2015

Disparities in cancer incidence and mortality by area-level socioeconomic status: a multilevel analysis.

J Epidemiol Community Health 2015 Feb 6;69(2):168-76. Epub 2014 Oct 6.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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February 2015

Multi-level Intervention to increase participation in mammography screening: ¡Fortaleza Latina! study design.

Contemp Clin Trials 2014 Jul 18;38(2):350-4. Epub 2014 Jun 18.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109, USA; University of Washington School of Public Health, Box 357230, Seattle, WA 98195, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2014

Life's Simple 7 and incidence of diabetes among American Indians: the Strong Heart Family Study.

Diabetes Care 2014 Aug 7;37(8):2240-5. Epub 2014 May 7.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WACardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WADepartment of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

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August 2014

Understanding the patient-provider communication needs and experiences of Latina and non-Latina White women following an abnormal mammogram.

J Cancer Educ 2014 Dec;29(4):781-9

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N., M3-B232, Seattle, WA, 98109, USA,

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December 2014

Estimated intake of vitamin D and its interaction with vitamin A on lung cancer risk among smokers.

Int J Cancer 2014 Nov 24;135(9):2135-45. Epub 2014 Mar 24.

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

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November 2014

Social relationships and risk of incident mild cognitive impairment in U.S. Alzheimer's disease centers.

Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 2014 Jul-Sep;28(3):253-60

*Department of Epidemiology †National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center §Department of Health Services, University of Washington ‡Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center ∥Denver-Seattle Center of Innovation for Veteran-Centered and Value-Driven Care, Veterans Affairs (VA) Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA.

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April 2015

Adherence to the WCRF/AICR cancer prevention recommendations and cancer-specific mortality: results from the Vitamins and Lifestyle (VITAL) Study.

Cancer Causes Control 2014 May 21;25(5):541-52. Epub 2014 Feb 21.

Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Health Sciences Building F-262, Box 357236, Seattle, WA, 98195-7236, USA,

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May 2014

Health promotion in smaller workplaces in the United States.

Annu Rev Public Health 2014 2;35:327-42. Epub 2014 Jan 2.

Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105; email: , ,

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December 2014

Using a biokinetic model to quantify and optimize cortisol measurements for acute and chronic environmental stress exposure during pregnancy.

J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 2014 Sep-Oct;24(5):510-6. Epub 2013 Dec 4.

1] Institute for Risk Analysis and Risk Communication, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA [2] Northwest Center for the National Children's Study, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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May 2015

Vitamin D intake and lung cancer risk in the Women's Health Initiative.

Am J Clin Nutr 2013 Oct 21;98(4):1002-11. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA and Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA.

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October 2013

Healthy gardens/healthy lives: Navajo perceptions of growing food locally to prevent diabetes and cancer.

Health Promot Pract 2014 Mar 12;15(2):223-31. Epub 2013 Jul 12.

1New Mexico State University Agricultural Science Center at Farmington, Farmington, NM, USA.

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March 2014

Adherence to WCRF/AICR cancer prevention recommendations and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013 Sep 18;22(9):1498-508. Epub 2013 Jun 18.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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September 2013

Increases in physical activity may affect quality of life differently in men and women: the PACE project.

Qual Life Res 2013 Nov 16;22(9):2381-8. Epub 2013 Mar 16.

The Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center, 675 Almanor Ave, Sunnyvale, CA, 94085, USA.

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November 2013

Response of serum and red blood cell folate concentrations to folic acid supplementation depends on methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T genotype: results from a crossover trial.

Mol Nutr Food Res 2013 Apr 4;57(4):637-44. Epub 2013 Mar 4.

Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA.

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April 2013

Recreational physical activity in postmenopausal women is stable over 8 years of follow-up.

J Phys Act Health 2013 Jul 18;10(5):656-68. Epub 2012 Sep 18.

Dept of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA.

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July 2013

Dietary and physical activity behaviours related to obesity-specific quality of life and work productivity: baseline results from a worksite trial.

Br J Nutr 2012 Sep 6;108(6):1134-42. Epub 2011 Dec 6.

Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Box 357236, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.

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September 2012

Long-term use of continuous-combined estrogen-progestin hormone therapy and risk of endometrial cancer.

Cancer Causes Control 2011 Dec 11;22(12):1639-46. Epub 2011 Sep 11.

Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109, USA.

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December 2011

Exploring the role of co-worker social support on health care utilization and sickness absence.

J Occup Environ Med 2011 Jul;53(7):751-7

Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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July 2011

The association between worksite social support, diet, physical activity and body mass index.

Prev Med 2011 Jul-Aug;53(1-2):53-6. Epub 2011 May 4.

Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, 67 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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December 2011

Variation of glucoraphanin metabolism in vivo and ex vivo by human gut bacteria.

Br J Nutr 2011 Aug 23;106(3):408-16. Epub 2011 Feb 23.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.

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August 2011

Long-term fruit and vegetable change in worksites: Seattle 5 a Day follow-up.

Am J Health Behav 2010 Nov-Dec;34(6):707-20

Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-7236, USA.

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October 2010

Mediation analyses: applications in nutrition research and reading the literature.

J Am Diet Assoc 2010 May;110(5):753-62

Division of Health Promotion and Sports Medicine, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA.

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May 2010

Testing for racial/ethnic differences in the association between childhood socioeconomic position and adult adiposity.

Am J Public Health 2010 Jun 15;100(6):1088-94. Epub 2010 Apr 15.

Princeton University, Sociology Department, Wallace Hall, Room 107, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA.

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June 2010

Serum leptin and adiponectin levels and risk of Barrett's esophagus and intestinal metaplasia of the gastroesophageal junction.

Obesity (Silver Spring) 2010 Nov 28;18(11):2204-11. Epub 2010 Jan 28.

Nutritional Sciences Program, The University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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November 2010

Effects of a multilevel dietary intervention in religious organizations.

Am J Health Promot 2009 Sep-Oct;24(1):15-22

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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October 2009

Process evaluation results from the Eating for a Healthy Life study.

Am J Health Promot 2009 May-Jun;23(5):324-7

Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA.

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November 2009

Vegetable and fruit intakes and risk of Barrett's esophagus in men and women.

Am J Clin Nutr 2009 Mar 14;89(3):890-6. Epub 2009 Jan 14.

Nutritional Sciences Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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March 2009

Dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, and glycemic load in relation to colorectal cancer risk in the Women's Health Initiative.

Cancer Causes Control 2008 Dec 10;19(10):1291-8. Epub 2008 Jul 10.

Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA.

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December 2008