Selected Publications from Department of Public Health Analysis Faculty

Murphy G, Kamangar F, Dawsey SM, Stanczyk F, Weinstein SJ, Taylor PR, Virtamo J, Abnet CC, Albanes D, Freedman ND. Low serum ghrelin is associated with an increased risk of gastric adenocarcinoma. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, in press.

Velasco E, Lindong I, Kamangar F.  Determinants of anti-Hepatitis A antibody seroprevalence among 2-19 year olds in the U.S. using NHANES 2007-2008. Epidemiology and Infection, in press .

Freedman ND, Murray LJ, Kamangar F, Abnet CC, Cook MB, Ye W, Wu A, Bernstein L, Brown LM, Ward MH, Pandeya N, Green A, Casson AG, Giffen C, Risch HA, Gammon MD, Chow WH, Vaughan TL, Corley DA, Whiteman DC.  Alcohol intake and risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma: A pooled analysis from the BEACON Consortium. Gut. 2011 Aug;60(8):1029-37. Epub 2011 Mar 14.

Storr CL, Wagner FA, Chen CY, Anthony JC. Childhood predictors of first chance to use and use of cannabis by young adulthood. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2011 Aug 1;117(1):7-15. Epub 2011 Feb 1.

Alvanzo AA, Storr CL, La Flair L, Green KM, Wagner FA, Crum RM. Race/ethnicity and sex differences in progression from drinking initiation to the development of alcohol dependence. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2011 Jun 11.

Islami F, Kamangar F, Boffetta P. Grand challenges in cancer epidemiology and prevention. Frontiers in Oncology 2011, 1: 3.

Islami F, Sheikhattari P, Ren JS, Kamangar F.  Gastric atrophy and risk of esophageal cancer and gastric cardia adenocarcinoma – A systematic review and meta-analysis. Annals of Oncology 2011, 22: 754 – 760.

Kamangar F, Sheikhattari P, Mohebtash M. H. pylori and its effects on human health and disease. Archives of Iranian Medicine 2011, 14: 192 – 199.

Abnet CC, Zheng W, Ye W, Kamangar F, Shu XO, Ji BT, Persson C, Yang G, Li HL, Rothman N, Gao YT, Chow WH.  Plasma pepsinogens, antibodies against Helicobacter pylori, and risk of gastric cancer in the Shanghai Women’s Health Study Cohort. British Journal of Cancer 2011, 104: 1511 – 1516.

Etienne M, Burrows L, Osotimehin B, Macharia T, Hossain B,  Redfield RR and Amoroso A. (2010). “Situational analysis of varying models of adherence support and loss to follow up rates; findings from 27 treatment facilities in eight resource limited countries.” Tropical Medicine & International Health. Volume 15 Issue s1, Pages 76 – 81

Wang Y, Storr C, Browne DC, Wagner FA. Early sexual experience and later onset of illegal drug use among African American students on HBCU campuses. Subst Use Misuse. 2011;46(4):543-51. Epub 2010 Aug 24.

Etienne M, Hossain M, Redfield R, Stafford K, Amoroso, A. (2010). “Indicators of Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy Treatment Among HIV/AIDS Patients in 5 African Countries”. Journal of the International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care (JIAPAC). March-April 2010.