Quilt Study

Published Research Articles

The following articles are from the CARE, PACE, and EMF Studies.

 

Data from The Quilt Study is being analyzed and publications will be listed here when available.

 

Articles are listed by study, beginning with the most recent publication.  Full-text copies of these articles can usually be obtained through your local public library or online at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/, the US National Library of Medicine website.

 

 

Publications from the CARE Study

Publications from the PACE  Study

Publications from the EMF Study

 

 

CARE [The Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study]   

 

Dieli-Conwright CM, Sullivan-Halley J, Patel A, Press M, Malone K, Ursin G, Burkman R, Strom B, Simon M, Weiss L, Marchbanks P, Folger S, Spirtas R, Deapen D, Bernstein L. Does hormone therapy counter the beneficial effects of physical activity on breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women? Cancer Causes Control 2011;22(3):515-522.

 

Press DJ, Sullivan-Halley J, Ursin G, Deapen D, McDonald JA, Strom BL, Norman SA, Simon MS, Marchbanks PA, Folger SG, Liff JM, Burkman RT, Malone KE, Weiss LK, Spirtas R, Bernstein L. Breast cancer risk and ovariectomy, hysterectomy, and tubal sterilization in the women's contraceptive and reproductive experiences study. Am J Epidemiol 2011;173(1):38-47.

 

Berstad P, Coates RJ, Bernstein L, Folger SG, Malone KE, Marchbanks PA, Weiss LK, Liff JM, McDonald JA, Strom BL, Simon MS, Deapen D, Press MF, Burkman RT, Spirtas R, Ursin G. A case-control study of body mass index and breast cancer risk in white and African-American women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2010;19(6):1532-1544.

 

Ma H, Wang Y, Sullivan-Halley J, Weiss L, Marchbanks PA, Spirtas R, Ursin G, Burkman RT, Simon MS, Malone KE, Strom BL, McDonald JA, Press MF, Bernstein L. Use of four biomarkers to evaluate the risk of breast cancer subtypes in the women's contraceptive and reproductive experiences study. Cancer Res 2010;70(2):575-587.

 

Norman SA, Weber AL, Localio AR, Marchbanks PA, Ursin G, Strom BL, Weiss LK, Burkman RT, Bernstein L, Deapen DM, Folger SG, Simon MS, Nadel MR. Hormone therapy and fatal breast cancer. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2010;19(5):440-447.

 

Udler MS, Ahmed S, Healey CS, Meyer K, Struewing J, Maranian M, Kwon EM, Zhang J, Tyrer J, Karlins E, Platte R, Kalmyrzaev B, Dicks E, Field H, Maia AT, Prathalingam R, Teschendorff A, McArthur S, Doody DR, Luben R, Caldas C, Bernstein L, Kolonel LK, Henderson BE, Wu AH, Le ML, Ursin G, Press MF, Lindblom A, Margolin S, Shen CY, Yang SL, Hsiung CN, Kang D, Yoo KY, Noh DY, Ahn SH, Malone KE, Haiman CA, Pharoah PD, Ponder BA, Ostrander EA, Easton DF, Dunning AM. Fine scale mapping of the breast cancer 16q12 locus. Hum Mol Genet 2010;19(12):2507-2515.

 

Li CI, Mathes RW, Malone KE, Daling JR, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Strom BL, Simon MS, Press MF, Deapen D, Burkman RT, Folger SG, McDonald JA, Spirtas R. Relationship between migraine history and breast cancer risk among premenopausal and postmenopausal women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009;18(7):2030-2034.

 

Ma H, Wang Y, Sullivan-Halley J, Weiss L, Burkman RT, Simon MS, Malone KE, Strom BL, Ursin G, Marchbanks PA, McDonald JA, Spirtas R, Press MF, Bernstein L. Breast cancer receptor status: do results from a centralized pathology laboratory agree with SEER registry reports? Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009;18(8):2214-2220.

 

Udler MS, Meyer KB, Pooley KA, Karlins E, Struewing JP, Zhang J, Doody DR, MacArthur S, Tyrer J, Pharoah PD, Luben R, Bernstein L, Kolonel LN, Henderson BE, Le ML, Ursin G, Press MF, Brennan P, Sangrajrang S, Gaborieau V, Odefrey F, Shen CY, Wu PE, Wang HC, Kang D, Yoo KY, Noh DY, Ahn SH, Ponder BA, Haiman CA, Malone KE, Dunning AM, Ostrander EA, Easton DF. FGFR2 variants and breast cancer risk: fine-scale mapping using African American studies and analysis of chromatin conformation. Hum Mol Genet 2009;18(9):1692-1703.

 

Knight JA, Lesosky M, Blackmore KM, Voigt LF, Holt VL, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Burkman RT, Daling JR, Whittemore AS. Ovarian cysts and breast cancer: results from the Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2008;109(1):157-164.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Daling JR, Potter JD, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Strom BL, Simon MS, Press MF, Ursin G, Burkman RT, Folger SG, Norman S, McDonald JA, Spirtas R. Timing of menarche and first full-term birth in relation to breast cancer risk. Am J Epidemiol 2008;167(2):230-239.

 

Gail MH, Costantino JP, Pee D, Bondy M, Newman L, Selvan M, Anderson GL, Malone KE, Marchbanks PA, Caskill-Stevens W, Norman SA, Simon MS, Spirtas R, Ursin G, Bernstein L. Projecting individualized absolute invasive breast cancer risk in African American women. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2007;99(23):1782-1792.

 

Malone KE, Daling JR, Doody DR, Bernstein L, Ursin G, Marchbanks PA, Strom BL, Humphrey MC, Ostrander EA. Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in a large population-based case-control study. Breast Cancer Research 2007;9(6):R84.

 

Norman SA, Russell LA, Weber AL, Coates RJ, Zhou L, Bernstein L, Malone KE, Marchbanks PA, Weiss LK, Lee NC, Nadel MR. Protection of mammography screening against death from breast cancer in women aged 40-64 years. Cancer Causes Control 2007;18(9):909-918.

 

Trabert B, Malone KE, Daling JR, Doody DR, Bernstein L, Ursin G, Marchbanks PA, Strom BL, Humphrey MC, Ostrander EA. Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in a large population-based case-control study of Caucasian and African-American women. Breast Cancer Res 2007;9(6):R84.

 

Li CI, Daling JR, Malone KE, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Liff JM, Strom BL, Simon MS, Press MF, McDonald JA, Ursin G, Burkman RT, Deapen D, Spirtas R. Relationship between established breast cancer risk factors and risk of seven different histologic types of invasive breast cancer . Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2006;15(5):946-954.

 

Malone KE, Daling JR, Doody DR, Hsu L, Bernstein L, Coates RJ, Marchbanks PA, Simon MS, McDonald JA, Norman SA, Strom BL, Burkman RT, Ursin G, Deapen D, Weiss LK, Folger S, Madeoy JJ, Friedrichsen DM, Suter NM, Humphrey MC, Spirtas R, Ostrander EA. Prevalence and predictors of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in a population-based study of breast cancer in white and black American women ages 35 to 64 years. Cancer Research 2006;66(16):8297-8308.

 

Norman SA, Localio AR, Zhou L, Weber AL, Coates RJ, Malone KE, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Liff JM, Lee NC, Nadel MR. Benefit of screening mammography in reducing the rate of late-stage breast cancer diagnoses (United States). Cancer Causes Control 2006;17(7):921-929.

 

Simon MS, Korczak JF, Yee CL, Malone KE, Ursin G, Bernstein L, McDonald JA, Deapen D, Strom BL, Press MF, Marchbanks PA, Burkman RT, Weiss LK, Schwartz AG. Breast cancer risk estimates for relatives of white and African American women with breast cancer in the Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study. J Clin Oncol 2006;24(16):2498-2504.

 

Bernstein L, Patel AV, Ursin G, Sullivan-Halley J, Press MF, Deapen D, Berlin JA, Daling JR, McDonald JA, Norman SA, Malone KE, Strom BL, Liff J, Folger SG, Simon MS, Burkman RT, Marchbanks PA, Weiss LK, Spirtas R. Lifetime recreational exercise activity and breast cancer risk among black women and white women. J Natl Cancer Inst 2005;97(22):1671-1679.

 

Simon MS, Korczak JF, Yee CL, Daling JR, Malone KE, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Folger SG, McDonald JA, Norman SA, Strom BL, Deapen D, Ursin G, Burkman RT, Press MF, Schwartz AG, Spirtas R. Racial differences in the familial aggregation of breast cancer and other female cancers. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2005;89(3):227-235.

 

Ursin G, Bernstein L, Lord SJ, Karim R, Deapen D, Press MF, Daling JR, Norman SA, Liff JM, Marchbanks PA, Folger SG, Simon MS, Strom BL, Burkman RT, Weiss LK, Spirtas R. Reproductive factors and subtypes of breast cancer defined by hormone receptor and histology. Br J Cancer 2005;93(3):364-371.

 

McDonald JA, Mandel MG, Marchbanks PA, Folger SG, Daling JR, Ursin G, Simon MS, Bernstein L, Strom BL, Norman SA, Malone KE, Weiss LK, Burkman RT, Weber AL, Spirtas R. Alcohol exposure and breast cancer: results of the women's contraceptive and reproductive experiences study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2004;13(12):2106-2116.

 

Strom BL, Berlin JA, Weber AL, Norman SA, Bernstein L, Burkman RT, Daling JR, Deapen D, Folger SG, Malone KE, Marchbanks PA, Simon MS, Ursin G, Weiss LK, Spirtas R. Absence of an effect of injectable and implantable progestin-only contraceptives on subsequent risk of breast cancer . Contraception 2004;69(5):353-360.

 

Ursin G, Bernstein L, Wang Y, Lord SJ, Deapen D, Liff JM, Norman SA, Weiss LK, Daling JR, Marchbanks PA, Malone KE, Folger SG, McDonald JA, Burkman RT, Simon MS, Strom BL, Spirtas R. Reproductive factors and risk of breast carcinoma in a study of white and African-American women. Cancer 2004;101(2):353-362.

 

Burkman RT, Tang MT, Malone KE, Marchbanks PA, McDonald JA, Folger SG, Norman SA, Strom BL, Bernstein L, Ursin G, Weiss LK, Daling JR, Simon MS, Spirtas R. Infertility drugs and the risk of breast cancer: findings from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study. Fertil Steril 2003;79(4):844-851.

 

Daling JR, Malone KE, Doody DR, Voigt LF, Bernstein L, Marchbanks PA, Coates RJ, Norman SA, Weiss LK, Ursin G, Burkman RT, Deapen D, Folger SG, McDonald JA, Simon MS, Strom BL, Spirtas R. Association of regimens of hormone replacement therapy to prognostic factors among women diagnosed with breast cancer aged 50-64 years. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2003;12(11 Pt 1):1175-1181.

 

Norman SA, Berlin JA, Weber AL, Strom BL, Daling JR, Weiss LK, Marchbanks PA, Bernstein L, Voigt LF, McDonald JA, Ursin G, Liff JM, Burkman RT, Malone KE, Simon MS, Folger SG, Deapen D, Wingo PA, Spirtas R. Combined effect of oral contraceptive use and hormone replacement therapy on breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women. Cancer Causes Control 2003;14(10):933-943.

 

Norman SA, Localio AR, Zhou L, Bernstein L, Coates RJ, Flagg EW, Marchbanks PA, Malone KE, Weiss LK, Lee NC, Nadel MR. Validation of self-reported screening mammography histories among women with and without breast cancer. Am J Epidemiol 2003;158(3):264-271.

 

Daling JR, Malone KE, Doody DR, Voigt LF, Bernstein L, Coates RJ, Marchbanks PA, Norman SA, Weiss LK, Ursin G, Berlin JA, Burkman RT, Deapen D, Folger SG, McDonald JA, Simon MS, Strom BL, Wingo PA, Spirtas R. Relation of regimens of combined hormone replacement therapy to lobular, ductal, and other histologic types of breast carcinoma. Cancer 2002;95(12):2455-2464.

 

Davidson NE, Helzlsouer KJ. Good news about oral contraceptives. N Engl J Med 2002;346(26):2078-2079.

 

Marchbanks PA, McDonald JA, Wilson HG, Burnett NM, Daling JR, Bernstein L, Malone KE, Strom BL, Norman SA, Weiss LK, Liff JM, Wingo PA, Burkman RT, Folger SG, Berlin JA, Deapen DM, Ursin G, Coates RJ, Simon MS, Press MF, Spirtas R. The NICHD Women's Contraceptive and Reproductive Experiences Study: methods and operational results. Ann Epidemiol 2002;12(4):213-221.

 

Marchbanks PA, McDonald JA, Wilson HG, Folger SG, Mandel MG, Daling JR, Bernstein L, Malone KE, Ursin G, Strom BL, Norman SA, Wingo PA, Burkman RT, Berlin JA, Simon MS, Spirtas R, Weiss LK. Oral contraceptives and the risk of breast cancer. N Engl J Med 2002;346(26):2025-2032.

 

Weiss LK, Burkman RT, Cushing-Haugen KL, Voigt LF, Simon MS, Daling JR, Norman SA, Bernstein L, Ursin G, Marchbanks PA, Strom BL, Berlin JA, Weber AL, Doody DR, Wingo PA, McDonald JA, Malone KE, Folger SG, Spirtas R. Hormone replacement therapy regimens and breast cancer risk(1). Obstet Gynecol 2002;100(6):1148-1158.

 


 

 

PACE [Puget Sound Area Breast Cancer Surveillance]   

 

Reding KW, Li CI, Weiss NS, Chen C, Carlson CS, Duggan D, Thummel KE, Daling JR, Malone KE. Genetic variation in the progesterone receptor and metabolism pathways and hormone therapy in relation to breast cancer risk. Am J Epidemiol 2009;170(10):1241-1249.

 

Reding KW, Weiss NS, Chen C, Li CI, Carlson CS, Wilkerson HW, Farin FM, Thummel KE, Daling JR, Malone KE. Genetic polymorphisms in the catechol estrogen metabolism pathway and breast cancer risk. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009;18(5):1461-1467.

 

Phipps AI, Malone KE, Porter PL, Daling JR, Li CI. Reproductive and hormonal risk factors for postmenopausal luminal, HER-2-overexpressing, and triple-negative breast cancer. Cancer 2008;113(7):1521-1526.

 

Phipps AI, Malone KE, Porter PL, Daling JR, Li CI. Body size and risk of luminal, HER2-overexpressing, and triple-negative breast cancer in postmenopausal women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2008;17(8):2078-2086.

 

Mathes RW, Malone KE, Daling JR, Davis S, Lucas SM, Porter PL, Li CI. Migraine in postmenopausal women and the risk of invasive breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2008;17(11):3116-3122.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Daling JR. Interactions between body mass index and hormone therapy and postmenopausal breast cancer risk. Cancer Causes Control 2006;17(5):695-703.

 

Chien C, Li CI, Heckbert SR, Malone KE, Boudreau DM, Daling JR. Antidepressant use and breast cancer risk. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2006;95(2):131-140.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Daling JR. The relationship between various measures of cigarette smoking and risk of breast cancer among older women 65-79 years of age (United States). Cancer Causes Control 2005;16(8):975-985.

 

Boudreau DM, Gardner JS, Malone KE, Heckbert SR, Blough DK, Daling JR. The association between 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl conenzyme A inhibitor use and breast carcinoma risk among postmenopausal women: a case-control study. Cancer 2004;100(11):2308-2316.

 

Boudreau DM, Daling JR, Malone KE, Gardner JS, Blough DK, Heckbert SR. A validation study of patient interview data and pharmacy records for antihypertensive, statin, and antidepressant medication use among older women. Am J Epidemiol 2004;159(3):308-317.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Porter PL, Weiss NS, Tang MT, Daling JR. Reproductive and anthropometric factors in relation to the risk of lobular and ductal breast carcinoma among women 65-79 years of age. Int J Cancer 2003;107(4):647-651.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Porter PL, Weiss NS, Tang MT, Daling JR. The relationship between alcohol use and risk of breast cancer by histology and hormone receptor status among women 65-79 years of age. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2003;12(10):1061-1066.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Porter PL, Weiss NS, Tang MT, Cushing-Haugen KL, Daling JR. Relationship between long durations and different regimens of hormone therapy and risk of breast cancer. JAMA 2003;289(24):3254-3263.

 

Li CI, Malone KE, Weiss NS, Boudreau DM, Cushing-Haugen KL, Daling JR. Relation between use of antihypertensive medications and risk of breast carcinoma among women ages 65-79 years. Cancer 2003;98(7):1504-1513.

 


 

 

EMF [Electric Power and the Risk of Breast Cancer]   

 

Davis S, Mirick DK. Medication use and the risk of breast cancer. European Journal of Epidemiology 2007;22(5):319-325.

 

Davis S, Mirick DK. Residential magnetic fields, medication use, and the risk of breast cancer. Epidemiology 2007;18(2):266-269.

 

Davis S, Mirick DK. Circadian disruption, shift work and the risk of cancer: a summary of the evidence and studies in Seattle. Cancer Causes Control 2006;17(4):539-545.

 

Davis S, Mirick DK, Stevens RG. Residential magnetic fields and the risk of breast cancer. Am J Epidemiol 2002;155(5):446-454.

 

Davis S, Mirick DK, Stevens RG. Night shift work, light at night, and risk of breast cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 2001;93(20):1557-1562.

 

Davis S, Kaune WT, Mirick DK, Chen C, Stevens RG. Residential magnetic fields, light-at-night, and nocturnal urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin concentration in women. Am J Epidemiol 2001;154(7):591-600.

 

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