2021 Publications

Genetic landscape of Gullah African Americans. Zimmerman KD, Schurr TG, Chen WM, Nayak U, Mychaleckyj JC, Queen Quet, Moultrie LH, Divers J, Keene KL, Kamen DL, Gilkeson GS, Hunt KJ, Spruill IJ, Fernandes JK, Aldrich MC, Reich D, Garvey WT, Langefeld CD, Sale MM, Ramos PS. Am J Phys Anthropol. 2021 Aug;175(4):905-919. doi: 10.1002/ajpa.24333. Epub 2021 May 19. PMID: 34008864

Immunotherapy-mediated thyroid dysfunction: genetic risk and impact on outcomes with PD-1 blockade in non-small cell lung cancer. Luo J, Martucci VL, Quandt Z, Groha S, Murray MH, Lovly CM, Rizvi H, Egger JV, Plodkowski AJ, Abu-Akeel M, Schulze I, Merghoub T, Cardenas E, Huntsman S, Li M, Hu D, Gubens MA, Gusev A, Aldrich MC, Hellmann MD, Ziv E. Clin Cancer Res. 2021 Jul 8:clincanres.0921.2021. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-21-0921. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34244291

 

Preoperative coronary artery calcifications in veterans predict higher all-cause mortality in early-stage lung cancer: a cohort study. Shipe ME, Maiga AW, Deppen SA, Edwards GC, Marmor HN, Pinkerman R, Smith GT, Lio E, Wright JL, Shah C, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL. J Thorac Dis. 2021 Mar;13(3):1427-1433. doi: 10.21037/jtd-20-2102. PMID: 33841935 PMCID: PMC8024847

 

Performance of African-ancestry-specific polygenic hazard score varies according to local ancestry in 8q24. Karunamuni RA, Huynh-Le MP, Fan CC, Thompson W, Lui A, Martinez ME, Rose BS, Mahal B, Eeles RA, Kote-Jarai Z, Muir K, Lophatananon A; UKGPCS Collaborators, Tangen CM, Goodman PJ, Thompson IM Jr, Blot WJ, Zheng W, Kibel AS, Drake BF, Cussenot O, Cancel-Tassin G, Menegaux F, Truong T, Park JY, Lin HY, Taylor JA, Bensen JT, Mohler JL, Fontham ETH, Multigner L, Blanchet P, Brureau L, Romana M, Leach RJ, John EM, Fowke JH, Bush WS, Aldrich MC, Crawford DC, Cullen J, Petrovics G, Parent MÉ, Hu JJ, Sanderson M; PRACTICAL Consortium, Mills IG, Andreassen OA, Dale AM, Seibert TM. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2021 Jun 14. doi: 10.1038/s41391-021-00403-7. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34127801

Modeling the Impact of Delaying TAVR for the Treatment of Aortic Stenosis in the Era of COVID-19.Freno DR, Shipe ME, Levack MM, Shah AS, Deppen SA, O'Leary JM, Grogan EL. JTCVS Open. 2021 Jun 8. doi: 10.1016/j.xjon.2021.06.006. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34124697 PMCID: PMC8184875

Fate or coincidence: Do COPD and major depression share genetic risk factors? Martucci VL, Richmond B, Davis LK, Blackwell TS, Cox NJ, Samuels D, Edwards DV, Aldrich MC. Hum Mol Genet. 2021 May 12;30(7):619-628. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddab068. PMID: 33704461

Women screened for breast cancer are dying from lung cancer: An opportunity to improve lung cancer screening in a mammography population. Sandler KL, Haddad DN, Paulson AB, Osterman TJ, Scott CC, Poulos EA, Deppen SA. J Med Screen. 2021 May 4:9691413211013058. doi: 10.1177/09691413211013058. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33947284

Discovery and fine-mapping of height loci via high-density imputation of GWASs in individuals of African ancestry. Graff M, Justice AE, Young KL, Marouli E, Zhang X, Fine RS, Lim E, Buchanan V, Rand K, Feitosa MF, Wojczynski MK, Yanek LR, Shao Y, Rohde R, Adeyemo AA, Aldrich MC, Allison MA, Ambrosone CB, Ambs S, Amos C, Arnett DK, Atwood L, Bandera EV, Bartz T, Becker DM, Berndt SI, Bernstein L, Bielak LF, Blot WJ, Bottinger EP, Bowden DW, Bradfield JP, Brody JA, Broeckel U, Burke G, Cade BE, Cai Q, Caporaso N, Carlson C, Carpten J, Casey G, Chanock SJ, Chen G, Chen M, Chen YI, Chen WM, Chesi A, Chiang CWK, Chu L, Coetzee GA, Conti DV, Cooper RS, Cushman M, Demerath E, Deming SL, Dimitrov L, Ding J, Diver WR, Duan Q, Evans MK, Falusi AG, Faul JD, Fornage M, Fox C, Freedman BI, Garcia M, Gillanders EM, Goodman P, Gottesman O, Grant SFA, Guo X, Hakonarson H, Haritunians T, Harris TB, Harris CC, Henderson BE, Hennis A, Hernandez DG, Hirschhorn JN, McNeill LH, Howard TD, Howard B, Hsing AW, Hsu YH, Hu JJ, Huff CD, Huo D, Ingles SA, Irvin MR, John EM, Johnson KC, Jordan JM, Kabagambe EK, Kang SJ, Kardia SL, Keating BJ, Kittles RA, Klein EA, Kolb S, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Kuller L, Kutlar A, Lange L, Langefeld CD, Le Marchand L, Leonard H, Lettre G, Levin AM, Li Y, Li J, Liu Y, Liu Y, Liu S, Lohman K, Lotay V, Lu Y, Maixner W, Manson JE, McKnight B, Meng Y, Monda KL, Monroe K, Moore JH, Mosley TH, Mudgal P, Murphy AB, Nadukuru R, Nalls MA, Nathanson KL, Nayak U, N'Diaye A, Nemesure B, Neslund-Dudas C, Neuhouser ML, Nyante S, Ochs-Balcom H, Ogundiran TO, Ogunniyi A, Ojengbede O, Okut H, Olopade OI, Olshan A, Padhukasahasram B, Palmer J, Palmer CD, Palmer ND, Papanicolaou G, Patel SR, Pettaway CA, Peyser PA, Press MF, Rao DC, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Redline S, Reiner AP, Rhie SK, Rodriguez-Gil JL, Rotimi CN, Rotter JI, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Rybicki BA, Salako B, Sale MM, Sanderson M, Schadt E, Schreiner PJ, Schurmann C, Schwartz AG, Shriner DA, Signorello LB, Singleton AB, Siscovick DS, Smith JA, Smith S, Speliotes E, Spitz M, Stanford JL, Stevens VL, Stram A, Strom SS, Sucheston L, Sun YV, Tajuddin SM, Taylor H, Taylor K, Tayo BO, Thun MJ, Tucker MA, Vaidya D, Van Den Berg DJ, Vedantam S, Vitolins M, Wang Z, Ware EB, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Weir DR, Wiencke JK, Williams SM, Williams LK, Wilson JG, Witte JS, Wrensch M, Wu X, Yao J, Zakai N, Zanetti K, Zemel BS, Zhao W, Zhao JH, Zheng W, Zhi D, Zhou J, Zhu X, Ziegler RG, Zmuda J, Zonderman AB, Psaty BM, Borecki IB, Cupples LA, Liu CT, Haiman CA, Loos R, Ng MCY, North KE. Am J Hum Genet. 2021 Apr 1;108(4):564-582. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2021.02.011. Epub 2021 Mar 12. PMID: 33713608

Preoperative coronary artery calcifications in veterans predict higher all-cause mortality in early-stage lung cancer: a cohort study. Shipe ME, Maiga AW, Deppen SA, Edwards GC, Marmor HN, Pinkerman R, Smith GT, Lio E, Wright JL, Shah C, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL. J Thorac Dis. 2021 Mar;13(3):1427-1433. doi: 10.21037/jtd-20-2102. PMID: 33841935 PMCID: PMC8024847

Genome-wide association meta-analysis identifies pleiotropic risk loci for aerodigestive squamous cell cancers. Lesseur C, Ferreiro-Iglesias A, McKay JD, Bossé Y, Johansson M, Gaborieau V, Landi MT, Christiani DC, Caporaso NC, Bojesen SE, Amos CI, Shete S, Liu G, Rennert G, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Tardon A, Chen C, Triantafillos L, Field JK, Teare MD, Kiemeney LA, Diergaarde B, Ferris RL, Zienolddiny S, Lam S, Olshan AF, Weissler MC, Lacko M, Risch A, Bickeböller H, Ness AR, Thomas S, Le Marchand L, Schabath MB, Wünsch-Filho V, Tajara EH, Andrew AS, Clifford GM, Lazarus P, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Arnold S, Melander O, Brunnström H, Boccia S, Cadoni G, Timens W, Obeidat M, Xiao X, Houlston RS, Hung RJ, Brennan P. PLoS Genet. 2021 Mar 5;17(3):e1009254. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1009254. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33667223 PMCID: PMC7968735

Determinants of stage at diagnosis of HPV-related cancer including area deprivation and clinical factors. Chakravarthy R, Stallings SC, Velez Edwards DR, Zhao SK, Conway D, Rao JS, Aldrich MC, Kobetz E, Wilkins CH. J Public Health (Oxf). 2021 Jan 29:fdaa246. doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdaa246. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33512511

Assessing Lung Cancer Absolute Risk Trajectory based on a Polygenic Risk Model. Hung RJ, Warkentin MT, Brhane Y, Chatterjee N, Christiani DC, Landi MT, Caporaso NE, Liu G, Johansson M, Albanes D, Le Marchand L, Tardon A, Rennert G, Bojesen SE, Chen C, Field JK, Kiemeney LA, Lazarus P, Zienolddiny S, Lam S, Andrew AS, Arnold SM, Aldrich MC, Bickeböller H, Risch A, Schabath MB, McKay JD, Brennan P, Amos CI. Cancer Res. 2021 Jan 20:canres.1237.2020. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-20-1237. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33472890

Trans-ancestry genome-wide association meta-analysis of prostate cancer identifies new susceptibility loci and informs genetic risk prediction. Conti DV, Darst BF, Moss LC, Saunders EJ, Sheng X, Chou A, Schumacher FR, Olama AAA, Benlloch S, Dadaev T, Brook MN, Sahimi A, Hoffmann TJ, Takahashi A, Matsuda K, Momozawa Y, Fujita M, Muir K, Lophatananon A, Wan P, Le Marchand L, Wilkens LR, Stevens VL, Gapstur SM, Carter BD, Schleutker J, Tammela TLJ, Sipeky C, Auvinen A, Giles GG, Southey MC, MacInnis RJ, Cybulski C, Wokołorczyk D, Lubiński J, Neal DE, Donovan JL, Hamdy FC, Martin RM, Nordestgaard BG, Nielsen SF, Weischer M, Bojesen SE, Røder MA, Iversen P, Batra J, Chambers S, Moya L, Horvath L, Clements JA, Tilley W, Risbridger GP, Gronberg H, Aly M, Szulkin R, Eklund M, Nordström T, Pashayan N, Dunning AM, Ghoussaini M, Travis RC, Key TJ, Riboli E, Park JY, Sellers TA, Lin HY, Albanes D, Weinstein SJ, Mucci LA, Giovannucci E, Lindstrom S, Kraft P, Hunter DJ, Penney KL, Turman C, Tangen CM, Goodman PJ, Thompson IM Jr, Hamilton RJ, Fleshner NE, Finelli A, Parent MÉ, Stanford JL, Ostrander EA, Geybels MS, Koutros S, Freeman LEB, Stampfer M, Wolk A, Håkansson N, Andriole GL, Hoover RN, Machiela MJ, Sørensen KD, Borre M, Blot WJ, Zheng W, Yeboah ED, Mensah JE, Lu YJ, Zhang HW, Feng N, Mao X, Wu Y, Zhao SC, Sun Z, Thibodeau SN, McDonnell SK, Schaid DJ, West CML, Burnet N, Barnett G, Maier C, Schnoeller T, Luedeke M, Kibel AS, Drake BF, Cussenot O, Cancel-Tassin G, Menegaux F, Truong T, Koudou YA, John EM, Grindedal EM, Maehle L, Khaw KT, Ingles SA, Stern MC, Vega A, Gómez-Caamaño A, Fachal L, Rosenstein BS, Kerns SL, Ostrer H, Teixeira MR, Paulo P, Brandão A, Watya S, Lubwama A, Bensen JT, Fontham ETH, Mohler J, Taylor JA, Kogevinas M, Llorca J, Castaño-Vinyals G, Cannon-Albright L, Teerlink CC, Huff CD, Strom SS, Multigner L, Blanchet P, Brureau L, Kaneva R, Slavov C, Mitev V, Leach RJ, Weaver B, Brenner H, Cuk K, Holleczek B, Saum KU, Klein EA, Hsing AW, Kittles RA, Murphy AB, Logothetis CJ, Kim J, Neuhausen SL, Steele L, Ding YC, Isaacs WB, Nemesure B, Hennis AJM, Carpten J, Pandha H, Michael A, De Ruyck K, De Meerleer G, Ost P, Xu J, Razack A, Lim J, Teo SH, Newcomb LF, Lin DW, Fowke JH, Neslund-Dudas C, Rybicki BA, Gamulin M, Lessel D, Kulis T, Usmani N, Singhal S, Parliament M, Claessens F, Joniau S, Van den Broeck T, Gago-Dominguez M, Castelao JE, Martinez ME, Larkin S, Townsend PA, Aukim-Hastie C, Bush WS, Aldrich MC, Crawford DC, Srivastava S, Cullen JC, Petrovics G, Casey G, Roobol MJ, Jenster G, van Schaik RHN, Hu JJ, Sanderson M, Varma R, McKean-Cowdin R, Torres M, Mancuso N, Berndt SI, Van Den Eeden SK, Easton DF, Chanock SJ, Cook MB, Wiklund F, Nakagawa H, Witte JS, Eeles RA, Kote-Jarai Z, Haiman CA. Nat Genet. 2021 Jan 20. doi: 10.1038/s41588-021-00786-2. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33473200

African-specific improvement of a polygenic hazard score for age at diagnosis of prostate cancer. Karunamuni RA, Huynh-Le MP, Fan CC, Thompson W, Eeles RA, Kote-Jarai Z, Muir K; UKGPCS Collaborators, Lophatananon A, Tangen CM, Goodman PJ, Thompson IM Jr, Blot WJ, Zheng W, Kibel AS, Drake BF, Cussenot O, Cancel-Tassin G, Menegaux F, Truong T, Park JY, Lin HY, Bensen JT, Fontham ETH, Mohler JL, Taylor JA, Multigner L, Blanchet P, Brureau L, Romana M, Leach RJ, John EM, Fowke J, Bush WS, Aldrich M, Crawford DC, Srivastava S, Cullen JC, Petrovics G, Parent MÉ, Hu JJ, Sanderson M, Mills IG, Andreassen OA, Dale AM, Seibert TM; PRACTICAL Consortium. Int J Cancer. 2021 Jan 1;148(1):99-105. doi: 10.1002/ijc.33282. Epub 2020 Sep 24. PMID: 32930425

Characterizing the Clinical and Genetic Spectrum of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Electronic Health Records. Ky'Era V Actkins, Kritika Singh, Donald Hucks, Digna R Velez Edwards, Melinda Aldrich, Jeeyeon Cha, Melissa Wellons, Lea K Davis. Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Jan 1;106(1):153-167. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgaa675. PMID: 32961557 PMCID: PMC7765638

The role of epidemiologists in SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research. M Oremus, R Taylor-Wilson, M Aldrich, K Bell, J Gaudino, S Palevsky, J Payne, C Raynes-Greenow, F Sim, M Smith, S Weiss, Y Zhang. Public Health. 2021 Jan;190:e3-e4. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2020.10.006. Epub 2020 Oct 17. PMID: 33228975 PMCID: PMC7568048

A retrospective approach to evaluating potential adverse outcomes associated with delay of procedures for cardiovascular and cancer-related diagnoses in the context of COVID-19. Zheng NS, Warner JL, Osterman TJ, Wells QS, Shu XO, Deppen SA, Karp SJ, Dwyer S, Feng Q, Cox NJ, Peterson JF, Stein CM, Roden DM, Johnson KB, Wei WQ. J Biomed Inform. 2021 Jan;113:103657. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2020.103657. Epub 2020 Dec 10. PMID: 33309899 PMCID: PMC7728428

 

2020 Publications

A Call to Action: Dismantling Racial Injustices in Preclinical Research and Clinical Care of Black Patients Living with Small Cell Lung Cancer. Thomas PL, Madubata CJ, Aldrich MC, Lee MM, Owonikoko TK, Minna JD, Rudin CM, Sage J, Lovly CM. Cancer Discov. 2020 Dec 14. doi: 10.1158/2159-8290.CD-20-1592. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33318034

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Fibrinolysis versus Thoracoscopic Decortication for Early Empyema. Shipe ME, Maiga AW, Deppen SA, Haddad DN, Gillaspie EA, Maldonado F, Kozower BD, Grogan EL. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Nov 27:S0003-4975(20)32032-4. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.11.005. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33253674

Predicting DNA methylation from genetic data lacking racial diversity using shared classified random effects. Rao JS, Zhang H, Kobetz E, Aldrich MC, Conway D. Genomics. 2020 Nov 5:S0888-7543(20)31995-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ygeno.2020.10.036. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33161089

Modeling the impact of delaying surgery for early esophageal cancer in the era of COVID-19Shipe ME, Baechle JJ, Deppen SA, Gillaspie EA, Grogan EL. Surg Endosc. 2020 Nov 2:1-8. doi: 10.1007/s00464-020-08101-6. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33140152 PMCID: PMC7605488

Modeling the Impact of Delaying Bariatric Surgery due to COVID-19: a Decision AnalysisShipe ME, Beeghly-Fadiel A, Deppen SA, English W, Grogan EL. Obes Surg. 2020 Oct 26:1-5. doi: 10.1007/s11695-020-05054-6. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33104988 PMCID: PMC7587518

Modeling the Impact of Delaying the Diagnosis of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer during COVID-19Shipe ME, Haddad DN, Deppen SA, Kozower BD, Grogan EL. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Oct 19:S0003-4975(20)31698-2. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.08.025. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33091367 PMCID: PMC7571353

Addressing Disparities in Lung Cancer Screening Eligibility and Healthcare Access. An Official American Thoracic Society Statement. Rivera MP, Katki HA, Tanner NT, Triplette M, Sakoda LC, Wiener RS, Cardarelli R, Carter-Harris L, Crothers K, Fathi JT, Ford ME, Smith R, Winn RA, Wisnivesky JP, Henderson LM, Aldrich MC. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2020 Oct 1;202(7):e95-e112. doi: 10.1164/rccm.202008-3053ST. PMID: 33000953 PMCID: PMC7528802

Integration of multiomic annotation data to prioritize and characterize inflammation and immune-related risk variants in squamous cell lung cancer. Sun R, Xu M, Li X, Gaynor S, Zhou H, Li Z, Bossé Y, Lam S, Tsao MS, Tardon A, Chen C, Doherty J, Goodman G, Bojesen SE, Landi MT, Johansson M, Field JK, Bickeböller H, Wichmann HE, Risch A, Rennert G, Arnold S, Wu X, Melander O, Brunnström H, Le Marchand L, Liu G, Andrew A, Duell E, Kiemeney LA, Shen H, Haugen A, Johansson M, Grankvist K, Caporaso N, Woll P, Dawn Teare M, Scelo G, Hong YC, Yuan JM, Lazarus P, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Albanes D, Mak R, Barbie D, Brennan P, Hung RJ, Amos CI, Christiani DC, Lin X. Genet Epidemiol. 2020 Sep 14. doi: 10.1002/gepi.22358. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32924180

Causal relationships between body mass index, smoking and lung cancer: Univariable and multivariable Mendelian randomization. Zhou W, Liu G, Hung RJ, Haycock PC, Aldrich MC, Andrew AS, Arnold SM, Bickeböller H, Bojesen SE, Brennan P, Brunnström H, Melander O, Caporaso NE, Landi MT, Chen C, Goodman GE, Christiani DC, Cox A, Field JK, Johansson M, Kiemeney LA, Lam S, Lazarus P, Le Marchand L, Rennert G, Risch A, Schabath MB, Shete SS, Tardón A, Zienolddiny S, Shen H, Amos CI. Int J Cancer. 2020 Sep 11. doi: 10.1002/ijc.33292. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32914876

Comprehensive functional annotation of susceptibility variants identifies genetic heterogeneity between lung adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Qin N, Li Y, Wang C, Zhu M, Dai J, Hong T, Albanes D, Lam S, Tardon A, Chen C, Goodman G, Bojesen SE, Landi MT, Johansson M, Risch A, Wichmann HE, Bickeboller H, Rennert G, Arnold S, Brennan P, Field JK, Shete S, Le Marchand L, Melander O, Brunnstrom H, Liu G, Hung RJ, Andrew A, Kiemeney LA, Zienolddiny S, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Caporaso N, Woll P, Lazarus P, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Stevens VL, Jin G, Christiani DC, Hu Z, Amos CI, Ma H, Shen H. Front Med. 2020 Sep 5. doi: 10.1007/s11684-020-0779-4. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32889700

Preparing for Bundled Payments: Impact of Complications Post-Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting on CostsHaddad DN, Shipe ME, Absi TS, Danter MR, Vyas R, Levack M, Shah AS, Grogan EL, Balsara KR. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Sep 4:S0003-4975(20)31456-9. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.06.105. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32896546

A Germline Variant at 8q24 Contributes to Familial Clustering of Prostate Cancer in Men of African Ancestry. Darst BF, Wan P, Sheng X, Bensen JT, Ingles SA, Rybicki BA, Nemesure B, John EM, Fowke JH, Stevens VL, Berndt SI, Huff CD, Strom SS, Park JY, Zheng W, Ostrander EA, Walsh PC, Srivastava S, Carpten J, Sellers TA, Yamoah K, Murphy AB, Sanderson M, Crawford DC, Gapstur SM, Bush WS, Aldrich MC, Cussenot O, Yeager M, Petrovics G, Cullen J, Neslund-Dudas C, Kittles RA, Xu J, Stern MC, Kote-Jarai Z, Govindasami K, Chokkalingam AP, Multigner L, Parent ME, Menegaux F, Cancel-Tassin G, Kibel AS, Klein EA, Goodman PJ, Drake BF, Hu JJ, Clark PE, Blanchet P, Casey G, Hennis AJM, Lubwama A, Thompson IM Jr, Leach R, Gundell SM, Pooler L, Xia L, Mohler JL, Fontham ETH, Smith GJ, Taylor JA, Eeles RA, Brureau L, Chanock SJ, Watya S, Stanford JL, Mandal D, Isaacs WB, Cooney K, Blot WJ, Conti DV, Haiman CA. Eur Urol. 2020 Sep;78(3):316-320. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2020.04.060. Epub 2020 May 12. PMID: 32409115

Volume Pledge is Not Associated with Better Short-Term Outcomes After Lung Cancer Resection. Farjah F, Grau-Sepulveda MV, Gaissert H, Block M, Grogan E, Brown LM, Kosinski AS, Kozower BD. J Clin Oncol. 2020 Aug 7:JCO2000329. doi: 10.1200/JCO.20.00329. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32762615

COVID-19 guidance for triage of operations for thoracic malignancies: A consensus statement from Thoracic Surgery Outcomes Research Network. Thoracic Surgery Outcomes Research Network, Inc, Antonoff M, Backhus L, Boffa DJ, Broderick SR, Brown LM, Carrott P, Clark JM, Cooke D, David E, Facktor M, Farjah F, Grogan E, Isbell J, Jones DR, Kidane B, Kim AW, Keshavjee S, Krantz S, Lui N, Martin L, Meguid RA, Meyerson SL, Mullett T, Nelson H, Odell DD, Phillips JD, Puri V, Rusch V, Shulman L, Varghese TK, Wakeam E, Wood DE. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020 Aug;160(2):601-605. doi: 10.1016/ j.jtcvs.2020.03.061. Epub 2020 Apr 9. PMID: 32689703 PMCID: PMC7146695

COVID-19 Guidance for Triage of Operations for Thoracic Malignancies: A Consensus Statement From Thoracic Surgery Outcomes Research Network. Thoracic Surgery Outcomes Research Network, Inc, Antonoff M, Backhus L, Boffa DJ, Broderick SR, Brown LM, Carrott P, Clark JM, Cooke D, David E, Facktor M, Farjah F, Grogan E, Isbell J, Jones DR, Kidane B, Kim AW, Keshavjee S, Krantz S, Lui N, Martin L, Meguid RA, Meyerson SL, Mullett T, Nelson H, Odell DD, Phillips JD, Puri V, Rusch V, Shulman L, Varghese TK, Wakeam E, Wood DE. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Aug;110(2):692-696. doi: 10.1016/ j.athoracsur.2020.03.005. Epub 2020 Apr 9. PMID: 32278755 PMCID: PMC7146713

Time-distanced gates in long short-term memory networks. Gao R, Tang Y, Xu K, Huo Y, Bao S, Antic SL, Epstein ES, Deppen S, Paulson AB, Sandler KL, Massion PP, Landman BA. Med Image Anal. 2020 Jul 18;65:101785. doi: 10.1016/j.media.2020.101785. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32745977

Multi-path x-D Recurrent Neural Networks for Collaborative Image Classification. Gao R, Huo Y, Bao S, Tang Y, Antic SL, Epstein ES, Deppen S, Paulson AB, Sandler KL, Massion PP, Landman BA. Neurocomputing. 2020 Jul 15;397:48-59. doi: 10.1016/j.neucom.2020.02.033. Epub 2020 Feb 15. PMID: 32863584

Validation of Histoplasmosis Enzyme Immunoassay to Evaluate Suspicious Lung Nodules. Shipe ME, Deppen SA, Sullivan S, Kammer M, Starnes SL, Wilson DO, Massion PP, Grogan EL. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Jul 16:S0003-4975(20)31149-8. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.101. Online ahead of print. Validation of Histoplasmosis Enzyme Immunoassay to Evaluate Suspicious Lung Nodules. PMID: 32682756

Association analysis of driver-gene related genetic variants identified novel lung cancer susceptibility loci with 20,871 lung cancer cases and 15,971 controls. Wang Y, Gorlova OY, Gorlov IP, Zhu M, Dai J, Albanes D, Lam S, Tardon A, Chen C, Goodman GE, Bojesen SE, Landi MT, Johansson M, Risch A, Wichmann HE, Bickeböller H, Christiani DC, Rennert G, Arnold SM, Brennan P, Field JK, Shete S, Le Marchand L, Melander O, Brunnström H, Liu G, Hung RJ, Andrew AS, Kiemeney LA, Zienolddiny S, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Caporaso NE, Woll PJ, Lazarus P, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Stevens VL, Ma H, Jin G, Hu Z, Amos CI, Shen H. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2020 Jul;29(7):1423-1429. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-1085. Epub 2020 Apr 10. PMID: 32277007

National Lung Cancer Screening Utilization Trends in the Veterans Health Administration. Lewis JA, Samuels LR, Denton J, Edwards GC, Matheny ME, Maiga A, Slatore CG, Grogan E, Kim J, Sherrier RH, Dittus RS, Massion PP, Keohane L, Nikpay S, Roumie CL. JNCI Cancer Spectr. 2020 Jun 13;4(5):pkaa053. doi: 10.1093/jncics/pkaa053. eCollection 2020 Oct. PMID: 33490864 PMCID: PMC7583162

Education Level Predicts Appropriate Follow-Up of Incidental Findings From Lung Cancer Screening. Kapoor S, Deppen SA, Paulson AB, Haddad D, Cook JP, Sandler KL. J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 May;17(5):613-6192020. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2019.12.014. Epub 2020 Jan 10. PMID: 31930985

Genome-wide association study of INDELs identified four novel susceptibility loci associated with lung cancer risk. Dai J, Huang M, Amos CI, Hung RJ, Tardon A, Andrew A, Chen C, Christiani DC, Albanes D, Rennert G, Fan J, Goodman G, Liu G, Field JK, Grankvist K, Kiemeney LA, Le Marchand L, Schabath MB, Johansson M, Aldrich MC, Johansson M, Caporaso N, Lazarus P, Lam S, Bojesen SE, Arnold S, Landi MT, Risch A, Wichmann HE, Bickeboller H, Brennan P, Shete S, Melander O, Brunnstrom H, Zienolddiny S, Woll P, Stevens V, Hu Z, Shen H. Int J Cancer. 2020 May 15;146(10):2855-2864. doi: 10.1002/ijc.32698. Epub 2019 Oct 31. PMID: 31577861

Protein-altering germline mutations implicate novel genes related to lung cancer development. Ji X, Mukherjee S, Landi MT, Bosse Y, Joubert P, Zhu D, Gorlov I, Xiao X, Han Y, Gorlova O, Hung RJ, Brhane Y, Carreras-Torres R, Christiani DC, Caporaso N, Johansson M, Liu G, Bojesen SE, Le Marchand L, Albanes D, Bickeböller H, Aldrich MC, Bush WS, Tardon A, Rennert G, Chen C, Byun J, Dragnev KH, Field JK, Kiemeney LF, Lazarus P, Zienolddiny S, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori AC, Diao N, Su L, Song L, Zhang R, Leighl N, Johansen JS, Mellemgaard A, Saliba W, Haiman C, Wilkens L, Fernandez-Somoano A, Fernandez-Tardon G, Heijden EHFMV, Kim JH, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Melander O, Muller DC, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Tumino R, Goodman GE, Cox A, Taylor F, Woll P, Wichmann E, Muley T, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Shepherd F, Tsao MS, Arnold SM, Haura EB, Bolca C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Kontic M, Lissowska J, Mukeria A, Ognjanovic S, Orlowski TM, Scelo G, Swiatkowska B, Zaridze D, Bakke P, Skaug V, Butler LM, Offit K, Srinivasan P, Bandlamudi C, Hellmann MD, Solit DB, Robson ME, Rudin CM, Stadler ZK, Taylor BS, Berger MF, Houlston R, McLaughlin J, Stevens V, Nickle DC, Obeidat M, Timens W, Artigas MS, Shete S, Brenner H, Chanock S, Brennan P, McKay JD, Amos CI. Nat Commun. 2020 May 11;11(1):2220. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-15905-6. PMID: 32393777 PMCID: PMC7214407

Mortality for Robotic- vs Video-Assisted Lobectomy-Treated Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients. Cui Y, Grogan EL, Deppen SA, Wang F, Massion PP, Bailey CE, Zheng W, Cai H, Shu XO. JNCI Cancer Spectr. 2020 Apr 15;4(5):pkaa028. doi: 10.1093/jncics/pkaa028. eCollection 2020 Oct. PMID: 33215060 PMCID: PMC7660043

Transcriptome-wide association study reveals candidate causal genes for lung cancer. Bossé Y, Li Z, Xia J, Manem V, Carreras-Torres R, Gabriel A, Gaudreault N, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Andrew A, Arnold S, Bickeböller H, Bojesen SE, Brennan P, Brunnstrom H, Caporaso N, Chen C, Christiani DC, Field JK, Goodman G, Grankvist K, Houlston R, Johansson M, Johansson M, Kiemeney LA, Lam S, Landi MT, Lazarus P, Le Marchand L, Liu G, Melander O, Rennert G, Risch A, Rosenberg SM, Schabath MB, Shete S, Song Z, Stevens VL, Tardon A, Wichmann HE, Woll P, Zienolddiny S, Obeidat M, Timens W, Hung RJ, Joubert P, Amos CI, McKay JD. Int J Cancer. 2020 Apr 1;146(7):1862-1878. doi: 10.1002/ijc.32771. Epub 2019 Dec 9. PMID: 31696517

Disparities in Lung Cancer Screening: A Review.  Haddad DN, Sandler KL, Henderson LM, Rivera MP, Aldrich MC. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2020 Apr;17(4):399-405. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201907-556CME. PMID: 32017612

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Composite Score Rating for Pulmonary Resection for Lung CancerBroderick SR, Grau-Sepulveda M, Kosinski AS, Kurlansky PA, Shahian DM, Jacobs JP, Becker S, DeCamp MM, Seder CW, Grogan EL, Brown LM, Burfiend W, Magee M, Raymond DP, Puri V, Chang AC, Kozower BD. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Mar;109(3):848-855. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.08.114. Epub 2019 Nov 2. PMID: 31689407

Association of a Lung Screening Program Coordinator With Adherence to Annual CT Lung Screening at a Large Academic Institution. Spalluto LB, Lewis JA, LaBaze S, Sandler KL, Paulson AB, Callaway-Lane C, Grogan EL, Massion PP, Roumie CL. J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 Feb;17(2):208-215. doi: 10.1016/ j.jacr.2019.08.010. Epub 2019 Sep 6. PMID: 31499025

Immune-mediated genetic pathways resulting in pulmonary function impairment increase lung cancer susceptibility. Kachuri L, Johansson M, Rashkin SR, Graff RE, Bossé Y, Manem V, Caporaso NE, Landi MT, Christiani DC, Vineis P, Liu G, Scelo G, Zaridze D, Shete SS, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Tardón A, Rennert G, Chen C, Goodman GE, Doherty JA, Bickeböller H, Field JK, Davies MP, Dawn Teare M, Kiemeney LA, Bojesen SE, Haugen A, Zienolddiny S, Lam S, Le Marchand L, Cheng I, Schabath MB, Duell EJ, Andrew AS, Manjer J, Lazarus P, Arnold S, McKay JD, Emami NC, Warkentin MT, Brhane Y, Obeidat M, Martin RM, Relton C, Davey Smith G, Haycock PC, Amos CI, Brennan P, Witte JS, Hung RJ. Nat Commun. 2020 Jan 7;11(1):27. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-13855-2. PMID: 3191164 PMCID: PMC6946810

 

2019 Publications

Defining Equity in Eligibility for Cancer Screening-ReplyAldrich MC, Blot WJ, Blume JD. JAMA Oncol. 2019 Nov 7. doi: 10.1001/ jamaoncol.2019.4604. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31697339

Risk Prediction in Clinical Practice-A Practical Guide for Cardiothoracic Surgeons.   Maiga A, Farjah F, Blume J, Deppen S, Welty VF, D'Agostino RS, Colditz GA, Kozower BD, Grogan EL. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Nov;108(5):1573-1582. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.04.126. PMID: 31255609

68Ga-DOTATATE: Significance of Uptake in the Tail of the Pancreas in Patients Without Lesions.  Delbeke D, Newman G, Deppen S, Shah C, Ndolo J, Shi C, Bailey CE, Jessop AC, Sandler MP. Clin Nucl Med. 2019 Nov;44(11):851-854. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000002757. PMID: 31524686

Incrementally Transforming Electronic Medical Records into the Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership Common Data Model: A Multidimensional Quality Assurance Approach. Lynch KE, Deppen SA, DuVall SL, Viernes B, Cao A, Park D, Hanchrow E, Hewa K, Greaves P, Matheny ME. Appl Clin Inform. 2019 Oct;10(5):794-803. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1697598. Epub 2019 Oct 23. PMID: 31645076 PMCID: PMC6811349

The Impact of an Interventional Pulmonary Program on Nontherapeutic Lung Resections. Polcz ME, Maiga AW, Brown LB, Deppen SA, Montgomery C, Rickman O, Grogan EL. J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol. 2019 Oct;26(4):287-289. doi: 10.1097/LBR.0000000000000592. PMID: 30958395

Lung Cancer Risk in Never Smokers of European Descent is Associated with Genetic Variation in the 5P15.33 TERT-CLPTM1L Region. Hung RJ, Spitz MR, Houlston RS, Schwartz AG, Field JK, Ying J, Li Y, Han Y, Ji X, Chen W, Wu X, Gorlov IP, Na J, de Andrade M, Liu G, Brhane Y, Diao N, Wenzlaff A, Davies MPA, Liloglou T, Timofeeva M, Muley T, Rennert H, Saliba W, Ryan BM, Bowman E, Barros-Dios JM, Pérez-Ríos M, Morgenstern H, Zienolddiny S, Skaug V, Ugolini D, Bonassi S, van der Heijden EHFM, Tardon A, Bojesen SE, Landi MT, Johansson M, Bickeböller H, Arnold S, Le Marchand L, Melander O, Andrew A, Grankvist K, Caporaso N, Teare MD, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Kiemeney LA, Wichmann HE, Lazarus P, Mayordomo J, Neri M, Haugen A, Zhang ZF, Ruano-Raviña A, Brenner H, Harris CC, Orlow I, Rennert G, Risch A, Brennan P, Christiani DC, Amos CI, Yang P, Gorlova OY. J Thorac Oncol. 2019 Aug;14(8):1360-1369. doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2019.04.008. PMID: 31009812 PMCID: PMC6833942

Analysis of biogeographic ancestry reveals complex genetic histories for indigenous communities of St. Vincent and Trinidad. Benn Torres J, Martucci V, Aldrich MC, Vilar MG, MacKinney T, Tariq M, Gaieski JB, Bharath Hernandez R, Browne ZE, Stevenson M, Walters W, Schurr TG; Genographic Consortium. Am J Phys Anthropol. 2019 Jul;169(3):482-497. doi: 10.1002/ajpa.23859. PMID: 31125126

Gender equity in epidemiology: a policy brief. Aldrich MC, Cust AE, Raynes-Greenow C; International Network for Epidemiology in Policy. Ann Epidemiol. 2019 Jul;35:1-3. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2019.03.010. PMID: 31036443 PMCID: PMC6779121

Evaluation of USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines Among African American Adult Smokers. Aldrich MC, Mercaldo SF, Sandler KL, Blot WJ, Grogan EL, Blume JD. JAMA Oncol. 2019 Jun 27. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.1402. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31246249 PMCID: PMC6604090

Uptake of Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lung Resections within the Veterans Affairs for Known or Suspected Lung Cancer. Maiga AW, Deppen SA, Denton J, Matheny ME, Gillaspie EA, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL. JAMA Surg. 2019 Jun 1;154(6):524-529. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.0035. PMID: 20865221 PMCID: PMC6583397

Systematic analyses of regulatory variants in DNase I hypersensitive sites identified two novel lung cancer susceptibility loci. Dai J, Li Z, Amos CI, Hung RJ, Tardon A, Andrew A, Chen C, Christiani DC, Albanes D, van der Heijden EHFM, Duell E, Rennert G, James MD, Yuan JM, Field JK, Jonas M, Grankvist K, Le Marchand L, Teare MD, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Tsao MS, Lazarus P, Stephen L, Bojesen SE, Susanne A, Wu X, Haugen A, Vladimir J, Johansson M, Yonathan B, Fernandez-Somoano A, Kiemeney LA, Davies M, Zienolddiny S, Hu Z, Shen H. Carcinogenesis. 2019 May 14;40(3):432-440. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgy187. PMID: 30590402 PMCID: PMC6783905

A Social Determinant of Health May Modify Genetic Associations for Blood Pressure: Evidence From a SNP by Education Interaction in an African American Population. Hollister BM, Farber-Eger E, Aldrich MC, Crawford DC. Front Genet. 2019 May 10;10:428. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2019.00428. eCollection 2019. PMID: 31134134 PMCID: PMC6523518

Elevated platelet count appears to be causally associated with increased risk of lung cancer: A Mendelian randomization analysis. Zhu Y, Wei Y, Zhang R, Dong X, Shen S, Zhao Y, Bai J, Albanes D, Caporaso NE, Landi MT, Zhu B, Chanock SJ, Gu F, Lam S, Tsao MS, Shepherd FA, Tardon A, Fernández-Somoano A, Fernandez-Tardon G, Chen C, Barnett MJ, Doherty J, Bojesen SE, Johansson M, Brennan P, McKay JD, Carreras-Torres R, Muley T, Risch A, Wichmann HE, Bickeboeller H, Rosenberger A, Rennert G, Saliba W, Arnold SM, Field JK, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Wu X, Ye Y, Le Marchand L, Wilkens LR, Melander O, Manjer J, Brunnström H, Hung RJ, Liu G, Brhane Y, Kachuri L, Andrew AS, Duell EJ, Kiemeney LA, van der Heijden EHFM, Haugen A, Zienolddiny S, Skaug V, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Woll PJ, Cox A, Taylor F, Teare DM, Lazarus P, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Houlston RS, McLaughlin J, Stevens VL, Shen H, Hu Z, Dai J, Amos CI, Han Y, Zhu D, Goodman GE, Chen F, Christiani DC. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2019 May;28(5):935-942.. pii: cebp.0356.2018. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-18-0356. PMID: 30700444 PMCID: PMC7075698

Outcomes of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation as a Bridge to Lung Transplantation. Tipograf Y, Salna M, Minko E, Grogan E, Agerstrand C, Sonett J, Brodie D, Bacchetta M. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 May;107(5):1456-1463. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.01.032. Epub 2019 Feb 18. PMID: 30790550

Cross-cancer pleiotropic associations with lung cancer risk in African AmericansJones CC, Bradford Y, Amos CI, Blot WJ, Chanock SJ, Harris CC, Schwartz AG, Spitz MR, Wiencke JK, Wrensch MR, Wu X, Aldrich MC. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 2019 Apr;28(4):715-723. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-18-0935. Epub 2019 Mar 20. PMID: 30894353 PMCID: PMC6449205

Genetic interaction analysis among oncogenesis-related genes revealed novel genes and networks in lung cancer development. Li Y, Xiao X, Bossé Y, Gorlova O, Gorlov I, Han Y, Byun J, Leighl N, Johansen JS, Barnett M, Chen C, Goodman G, Cox A, Taylor F, Woll P, Wichmann HE, Manz J, Muley T, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Han J, Siminovitch K, Arnold SM, Haura EB, Bolca C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Kontic M, Lissowska J, Mukeria A, Ognjanovic S, Orlowski TM, Scelo G, Swiatkowska B, Zaridze D, Bakke P, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Duell EJ, Butler LM, Houlston R, Artigas MS, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Shepherd FA, Marcus MW, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Melander O, Muller DC, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Tumino R, Liu G, Bojesen SE, Wu X, Le Marchand L, Albanes D, Bickeböller H, Aldrich MC, Bush WS, Tardon A, Rennert G, Teare MD, Field JK, Kiemeney LA, Lazarus P, Haugen A, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori AC, Christiani DC, Caporaso N, Johansson M, McKay JD, Brennan P, Hung RJ, Amos CI. 2019 Mar 5;10(19):1760-1774. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.26678. eCollection 2019 Mar 5. PMID: 30956756 PMCID: PMC6442994

Developing prediction models for clinical use using logistic regression: an overviewShipe ME, Deppen SA, Farjah F, Grogan EL. J Thorac Dis 2019 Mar;11(Suppl 4):S574-S584. doi: 10.21037/jtd.2019.01.25. Review. PMID: 31032076 PMCID: PMC6465431

Accuracy of a novel histoplasmosis enzyme immunoassay to evaluate suspicious lung nodules. Deppen SA, Massion PP, Blume J, Walker RC, Antic S, Chen H, Durkin MM, Wheat LJ, Grogan EL. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2019 Feb;28(2):321-326. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965. EPI-18-0169. Epub 2018 Oct 19. PMID: 30341097 PMCID: PMC6363824

Shared heritability and functional enrichment across six solid cancers. Jiang X, Finucane HK, Schumacher FR, Schmit SL, Tyrer JP, Han Y, Michailidou K, Lesseur C, Kuchenbaecker KB, Dennis J, Conti DV, Casey G, Gaudet MM, Huyghe JR, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Andrew AS, Andrulis IL, Anton-Culver H, Antoniou AC, Antonenkova NN, Arnold SM, Aronson KJ, Arun BK, Bandera EV, Barkardottir RB, Barnes DR, Batra J, Beckmann MW, Benitez J, Benlloch S, Berchuck A, Berndt SI, Bickeböller H, Bien SA, Blomqvist C, Boccia S, Bogdanova NV, Bojesen SE, Bolla MK, Brauch H, Brenner H, Brenton JD, Brook MN, Brunet J, Brunnström H, Buchanan DD, Burwinkel B, Butzow R, Cadoni G, Caldés T, Caligo MA, Campbell I, Campbell PT, Cancel-Tassin G, Cannon-Albright L, Campa D, Caporaso N, Carvalho AL, Chan AT, Chang-Claude J, Chanock SJ, Chen C, Christiani DC, Claes KBM, Claessens F, Clements J, Collée JM, Correa MC, Couch FJ, Cox A, Cunningham JM, Cybulski C, Czene K, Daly MB, deFazio A, Devilee P, Diez O, Gago-Dominguez M, Donovan JL, Dörk T, Duell EJ, Dunning AM, Dwek M, Eccles DM, Edlund CK, Edwards DRV, Ellberg C, Evans DG, Fasching PA, Ferris RL, Liloglou T, Figueiredo JC, Fletcher O, Fortner RT, Fostira F, Franceschi S, Friedman E, Gallinger SJ, Ganz PA, Garber J, García-Sáenz JA, Gayther SA, Giles GG, Godwin AK, Goldberg MS, Goldgar DE, Goode EL, Goodman MT, Goodman G, Grankvist K, Greene MH, Gronberg H, Gronwald J, Guénel P, Håkansson N, Hall P, Hamann U, Hamdy FC, Hamilton RJ, Hampe J, Haugen A, Heitz F, Herrero R, Hillemanns P, Hoffmeister M, Høgdall E, Hong YC, Hopper JL, Houlston R, Hulick PJ, Hunter DJ, Huntsman DG, Idos G, Imyanitov EN, Ingles SA, Isaacs C, Jakubowska A, James P, Jenkins MA, Johansson M, Johansson M, John EM, Joshi AD, Kaneva R, Karlan BY, Kelemen LE, Kühl T, Khaw KT, Khusnutdinova E, Kibel AS, Kiemeney LA, Kim J, Kjaer SK, Knight JA, Kogevinas M, Kote-Jarai Z, Koutros S, Kristensen VN, Kupryjanczyk J, Lacko M, Lam S, Lambrechts D, Landi MT, Lazarus P, Le ND, Lee E, Lejbkowicz F, Lenz HJ, Leslie G, Lessel D, Lester J, Levine DA, Li L, Li CI, Lindblom A, Lindor NM, Liu G, Loupakis F, Lubiński J, Maehle L, Maier C, Mannermaa A, Marchand LL, Margolin S, May T, McGuffog L, Meindl A, Middha P, Miller A, Milne RL, MacInnis RJ, Modugno F, Montagna M, Moreno V, Moysich KB, Mucci L, Muir K, Mulligan AM, Nathanson KL, Neal DE, Ness AR, Neuhausen SL, Nevanlinna H, Newcomb PA, Newcomb LF, Nielsen FC, Nikitina-Zake L, Nordestgaard BG, Nussbaum RL, Offit K, Olah E, Olama AAA, Olopade OI, Olshan AF, Olsson H, Osorio A, Pandha H, Park JY, Pashayan N, Parsons MT, Pejovic T, Penney KL, Peters WHM, Phelan CM, Phipps AI, Plaseska-Karanfilska D, Pring M, Prokofyeva D, Radice P, Stefansson K, Ramus SJ, Raskin L, Rennert G, Rennert HS, van Rensburg EJ, Riggan MJ, Risch HA, Risch A, Roobol MJ, Rosenstein BS, Rossing MA, De Ruyck K, Saloustros E, Sandler DP, Sawyer EJ, Schabath MB, Schleutker J, Schmidt MK, Setiawan VW, Shen H, Siegel EM, Sieh W, Singer CF, Slattery ML, Sorensen KD, Southey MC, Spurdle AB, Stanford JL, Stevens VL, Stintzing S, Stone J, Sundfeldt K, Sutphen R, Swerdlow AJ, Tajara EH, Tangen CM, Tardon A, Taylor JA, Teare MD, Teixeira MR, Terry MB, Terry KL, Thibodeau SN, Thomassen M, Bjørge L, Tischkowitz M, Toland AE, Torres D, Townsend PA, Travis RC, Tung N, Tworoger SS, Ulrich CM, Usmani N, Vachon CM, Van Nieuwenhuysen E, Vega A, Aguado-Barrera ME, Wang Q, Webb PM, Weinberg CR, Weinstein S, Weissler MC, Weitzel JN, West CML, White E, Whittemore AS, Wichmann HE, Wiklund F, Winqvist R, Wolk A, Woll P, Woods M, Wu AH, Wu X, Yannoukakos D, Zheng W, Zienolddiny S, Ziogas A, Zorn KK, Lane JM, Saxena R, Thomas D, Hung RJ, Diergaarde B, McKay J, Peters U, Hsu L, García-Closas M, Eeles RA, Chenevix-Trench G, Brennan PJ, Haiman CA, Simard J, Easton DF, Gruber SB, Pharoah PDP, Price AL, Pasaniuc B, Amos CI, Kraft P, Lindström S. Nat Commun. 2019 Jan 25;10(1):431. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-08054-4. PMID: 30683880 PMCID: PMC6347624

Defining Proficiency for Society of Thoracic Surgeons Participants Performing Thoracoscopic Lobectomy. Puri V, Gaissert HA, Wormuth DW, Grogan EL, Burfeind WR, Chang AC, Seder CW, Fernandez FG, Brown L, Magee MJ, Kosinski AS, Raymond DP, Broderick SR, Welsh RJ, DeCamp MM, Farjah F, Edwards MA, Kozower BD. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Jan;107(1):202-208. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.07.074. Epub 2018 Sep 28. PMID: 30273574

 

2018 Publications 

Long-term Physical HRQOL Decreases after Single Lung as Compared to Double Lung Transplantation. Gilmore DM, Grogan E, Feurer ID, Hoy H, Rega SA, Barnes J, Park R, Staykov M, Via M, Shaver CM, Pinson CW, Lambright E. Ann Thorac Surg. Dec;106(6):1633-1639. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.06.072. Epub 2018 Aug 16. PMID: 30120941 PMCID: PMC6240480

Genetic modifiers of radon-induced lung cancer risk: a genome-wide interaction study in former uranium miners. Rosenberger A, Hung RJ, Christiani DC, Caporaso NE, Liu G, Bojesen SE, Le Marchand L, Haiman CA, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Tardon A, Fernández-Tardón G, Rennert G, Field JK, Kiemeney B, Lazarus P, Haugen A, Zienolddiny S, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Brunnsstöm H, Goodman GE, Doherty JA, Chen C, Teare MD, Wichmann HE, Manz J, Risch A, Muley TR, Johansson M, Brennan P, Landi MT, Amos CI, Pesch B, Johnen G, Brüning T, Bickeböller H, Gomolka M. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2018 Nov;91(8):937-950. doi: 10.1007/s00420-018-1334-3. PMID: 29971594 PMCID: PMC6375683

Mapping Histoplasma capsulatum Exposure, United States. Maiga AW, Deppen S, Scaffidi BK, Baddley J, Aldrich MC, Dittus RS, Grogan EL. Emerg Infect Dis. 2018 Oct;24(10):1835-1839. doi: 10.3201/eid2410.180032. PMID: 30226187 PMCID: PMC6154167

Racial disparities in lung cancer survival: The contribution of stage, treatment, and ancestryJones CC, Fletcher SBlume J, Wenzlaff A, Chen HDeppen SA, Bush WS, Crawford DC, Schwartz A, Blot WJ, Grogan ELAldrich MC. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 2018 Oct;13(10):1464-1473. doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2018.05.032. PMID: 29885480 PMCID: PMC6153049​

Fine mapping of MHC region in lung cancer highlights independent susceptibility loci by ethnicity. Ferreiro-Iglesias A, Lesseur C, McKay J, Hung RJ, Han Y, Zong X, Christiani D, Johansson M, Xiao X, Li Y, Qian DC, Ji X, Liu G, Caporaso N, Scelo G, Zaridze D, Mukeriya A, Kontic M, Ognjanovic S, Lissowska J, Szołkowska M, Swiatkowska B, Janout V, Holcatova I, Bolca C, Savic M, Ognjanovic M, Bojesen SE, Wu X, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Tardon A, Fernandez-Somoano A, Fernandez-Tardon G, Le Marchand L, Rennert G, Chen C, Doherty J, Goodman G, Bickeböller H, Wichmann HE, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Shen H, Dai J, Field JK, Davies M, Woll P, Teare MD, Kiemeney LA, van der Heijden EHFM, Yuan JM, Hong YC, Haugen A, Zienolddiny S, Lam S, Tsao MS, Johansson M, Grankvist K, Schabath MB, Andrew A, Duell E, Melander O, Brunnström H, Lazarus P, Arnold S, Slone S, Byun J, Kamal A, Zhu D, Landi MT, Amos CI, Brennan P. Nat Commun. 2018 Sep 25;9(1):3927. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-05890-2. PMID: 30254314 PMCID: PMC6156406

Month-long cardiac surgery boot camp: A proposal to jumpstart resident training. Nesbitt JC, Michaud NM, Brakebill A, Deppen SA, Williams P.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Sep;156(3):1151-1157. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.048. PMID: 29655539

Neighbourhood deprivation and lung cancer risk: a nested case-control study in the USA. Sanderson M, Aldrich MC, Levine RS, Kilbourne B, Cai Q, Blot WJ. BMJ Open. 2018 Sep 10;8(9):e021059. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021059. PMID: 30206077 PMCID: PMC6144393​

Identification of susceptibility pathways for the role of chromosome 15q25.1 in modifying lung cancer risk. Ji X, Bossé Y, Landi MT, Gui J, Xiao X, Qian D, Joubert P, Lamontagne M, Li Y, Gorlov I, de Biasi M, Han Y, Gorlova O, Hung RJ, Wu X, McKay J, Zong X, Carreras-Torres R, Christiani DC, Caporaso N, Johansson M, Liu G, Bojesen SE, Le Marchand L, Albanes D, Bickeböller H, Aldrich MC, Bush WS, Tardon A, Rennert G, Chen C, Teare MD, Field JK, Kiemeney LA, Lazarus P, Haugen A, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Shen H, Hong YC, Yuan JM, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori AC, Ye Y, Diao N, Su L, Zhang R, Brhane Y, Leighl N, Johansen JS, Mellemgaard A, Saliba W, Haiman C, Wilkens L, Fernandez-Somoano A, Fernandez-Tardon G, van der Heijden EHFM, Kim JH, Dai J, Hu Z, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Melander O, Muller DC, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Tumino R, Doherty J, Goodman GE, Cox A, Taylor F, Woll P, Brüske I, Manz J, Muley T, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Shepherd F, Tsao MS, Arnold SM, Haura EB, Bolca C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Kontic M, Lissowska J, Mukeria A, Ognjanovic S, Orlowski TM, Scelo G, Swiatkowska B, Zaridze D, Bakke P, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Duell EJ, Butler LM, Koh WP, Gao YT, Houlston R, McLaughlin J, Stevens V, Nickle DC, Obeidat M, Timens W, Zhu B, Song L, Artigas MS, Tobin MD, Wain LV, Gu F, Byun J, Kamal A, Zhu D, Tyndale RF, Wei WQ, Chanock S, Brennan P, Amos CI. 2018 Aug 13;9(1):3221. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-05074-y. PMID: 30104567 PMCID: PMC6089967

Mendelian Randomization and mediation analysis of leukocyte telomere length and risk of lung and head and neck cancers. ​Kachuri L, Saarela O, Bojesen SE, Davey Smith G, Liu G, Landi MT, Caporaso NE, Christiani DC, Johansson M, Panico S, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Vineis P, Scelo G, Zaridze D, Wu X, Albanes D, Diergaarde B, Lagiou P, Macfarlane GJ, Aldrich MC, Tardón A, Rennert G, Olshan AF, Weissler MC, Chen C, Goodman GE, Doherty JA, Ness AR, Bickeböller H, Wichmann HE, Risch A, Field JK, Teare MD, Kiemeney LA, van der Heijden EHFM, Carroll JC, Haugen A, Zienolddiny S, Skaug V, Wünsch-Filho V, Tajara EH, Ayoub Moysés R, Daumas Nunes F, Lam S, Eluf-Neto J, Lacko M, Peters WHM, Le Marchand L, Duell EJ, Andrew AS, Franceschi S, Schabath MB, Manjer J, Arnold S, Lazarus P, Mukeriya A, Swiatkowska B, Janout V, Holcatova I, Stojsic J, Mates D, Lissowska J, Boccia S, Lesseur C, Zong X, McKay JD, Brennan P, Amos CI, Hung RJ. Int J Epidemiol. 2018 Jul 28. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyy140. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30059977 PMCID: PMC6659464

Lung Cancer: One Disease or ManyO'Brien TD, Jia P, Aldrich MC, Zhao Z. Human Heredity. 2018;83(2):65-70. doi: 10.1159/000488942. Epub 2018 Jun 5. PMID: 29864749 PMCID: PMC6261707

Impact of Culture-Independent Diagnostic Testing on Recovery of Enteric Bacterial Infections. Imdad A, Retzer F, Thomas LS, McMillian M, Garman K, Rebeiro PF, Deppen SA, Dunn JR, Woron AM. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 1;66(12):1892-1898. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix1128. PMID: 29293941 PMCID: PMC6248818

A phenome-wide association study uncovers a role for autoimmunity in the development of COPD. Ji X, Niu X, Qian J, Martucci V, Pendergrass SP, Gorlov IP, Amos CI, Denny JC, Massion PP, Aldrich MC. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 2018 June; 58(6) 777-779. PMID: 29856256 PMCID: PMC6002656

Assessment of Fluorodeoxyglucose F18-Labeled Positron Emission Tomography for Diagnosis of High-Risk Lung NodulesMaiga AW, Deppen SA, Mercaldo SF, Blume JD, Montgomery C, Vaszar LT, Williamson C, Isbell JM, Rickman OB, Pinkerman R, Lambright ES, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL. JAMA Surg. 2018 Apr 1;153(4):329-334. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2017. 4495. PMID: 29117314 PMCID: PMC5910279

Communication About the Probability of Cancer in Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules. Maiga AW, Deppen SA, Massion PP, Callaway-Lane C, Pinkerman R, Dittus RS, Lambright EL, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL. JAMA Surg. 2018 Apr 1;153(4):353-357. doi 10.1001/jamasurg. PMID: 29261826 PMCID: PMC5910256

Month-long cardiac surgery boot camp: A proposal to jumpstart resident training. Nesbitt JC, Michaud NM, Brakebill A, Deppen SA, Williams P. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Mar 17. pii: S0022-5223(18)30827-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.048. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29655539

Genome-wide interaction study of smoking behavior and non-small cell lung cancer risk in Caucasian population. Li Y, Xiao X, Han Y, Gorlova O, Qian D, Leighl N, Johansen JS, Barnett M, Chen C, Goodman G, Cox A, Taylor F, Woll P, Wichmann HE, Manz J, Muley T, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Arnold SM, Haura EB, Bolca C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Kontic M, Lissowska J, Mukeria A, Ognjanovic S, Orlowski TM, Scelo G, Swiatkowska B, Zaridze D, Bakke P, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Duell EJ, Butler LM, Houlston R, Artigas MS, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Shepherd FA, Marcus MW, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Melander O, Muller DC, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Tumino R, Liu G, Bojesen SE, Wu X, Le Marchand L, Albanes D, Bickeböller H, Aldrich MC, Bush WS, Tardon A, Rennert G, Teare MD, Field JK, Kiemeney LA, Lazarus P, Haugen A, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori AC, Christiani DC, Caporaso N, Johansson M, McKay JD, Brennan P, Hung RJ, Amos CI. Carcinogenesis. 2018 Mar 8;39(3):336-346. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgx113. PMID: 290593 PMCID: PMC6248554

Outcome-related, auxiliary variable sampling designs for longitudinal binary data. Schildcrout JS, Schisterman EF, Aldrich MC, Rathouz PJ. Epidemiology. 2018 Jan;29(1):58-66. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000765. PMID: 29068841  PMCID: PMC5718926

 

2017 Publications

tPA and DNase for Complicated Parapneumonic Effusions and Empyemas. Maiga A, Pinkerman R, Deppen SA, Scruggs J, Mcguire P, Tarpley JL, Grogan EL. Am Surg. 2017 Dec 1;83(12):1458-1459. PMID: 29336772  PMCID: PMC5911179

Timeliness of Care and Lung Cancer Tumor-Stage Progression: How Long Can We Wait? Maiga AW, Deppen SA, Pinkerman R, Callaway-Lane C, Massion PP, Dittus RS, Lambright ES, Nesbitt JC, Baker D, Grogan EL. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Dec;104(6):1791-1797. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.06.051. PMID: 29033012 PMCID: PMC5813822

Novel Airway and Ventilator Management of Tracheobronchial Disruption after Blunt Trauma. Mehdiratta N, Archer MA, Stewart M, Dennis B, Grogan E.  Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2017 Nov; 104(5): e359-361. PMID: 29054228

Pleiotropy of genetic variants on obesity and smoking phenotypes: Results from the Oncoarray Project of The International Lung Cancer Consortium. Wang T, Moon JY, Wu Y, Amos CI, Hung RJ, Tardon A, Andrew A, Chen C, Christiani DC, Albanes D, Heijden EHFMV, Duell E, Rennert G, Goodman G, Liu G, Mckay JD, Yuan JM, Field JK, Manjer J, Grankvist K, Kiemeney LA, Marchand LL, Teare MD, Schabath MB, Johansson M, Aldrich MC, Davies M, Johansson M, Tsao MS, Caporaso N, Lazarus P, Lam S, Bojesen SE, Arnold S, Wu X, Zong X, Hong YC, Ho GYF. PLoS One. 2017 Sep 28;12(9):e0185660. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185660. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28957450 PMCID: PMC5619832

Germline genetic variants and lung cancer survival in African AmericansJones CC, Bush WS, Crawford DC, Wenzlaff AS, Schwartz AG, Wiencke JK, Wrensch MR, Blot WJ, Chanock SJ, Grogan EL, Aldrich MC. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 Aug;26(8):1288-1295. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-16-0998. PMID: 28619829 PMCID: PMC5540773

Two Novel Susceptibility Loci for Prostate Cancer in Men of African Ancestry. ​Conti DV, Wang K, Sheng X, Bensen JT, Hazelett DJ, Cook MB, Ingles SA, Kittles RA, Strom SS, Rybicki BA, Nemesure B, Isaacs WB, Stanford JL, Zheng W, Sanderson M, John EM, Park JY, Xu J, Stevens VL, Berndt SI, Huff CD, Wang Z, Yeboah ED, Tettey Y, Biritwum RB, Adjei AA, Tay E, Truelove A, Niwa S, Sellers TA, Yamoah K, Murphy AB, Crawford DC, Gapstur SM, Bush WS, Aldrich MC, Cussenot O, Petrovics G, Cullen J, Neslund-Dudas C, Stern MC, Jarai ZK, Govindasami K, Chokkalingam AP, Hsing AW, Goodman PJ, Hoffmann T, Drake BF, Hu JJ, Clark PE, Van Den Eeden SK, Blanchet P, Fowke JH, Casey G, Hennis AJM, Han Y, Lubwama A, Thompson IM Jr, Leach R, Easton DF, Schumacher F, Van den Berg DJ, Gundell SM, Stram A, Wan P, Xia L, Pooler LC, Mohler JL, Fontham ETH, Smith GJ, Taylor JA, Srivastava S, Eeles RA, Carpten J, Kibel AS, Multigner L, Parent ME, Menegaux F, Cancel-Tassin G, Klein EA, Brureau L, Stram DO, Watya S, Chanock SJ, Witte JS, Blot WJ, Henderson BE, Haiman CA; PRACTICAL/ELLIPSE Consortium. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2017 Aug 1;109(8). doi: 10.1093/jnci/djx084. PMCID: PMC5448553

Genetic variation in the eicosanoid pathway is associated with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) survival. Sausville LN, Jones CC, Aldrich MC, Blot WJ, Pozzi A, Williams SM. PLoS One. 2017 Jul 13;12(7):e0180471. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180471. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28704416 PMCID: PMC5509150

Large-scale association analysis identifies new lung cancer susceptibility loci and heterogeneity in genetic susceptibility across histological subtypes. McKay JD, Hung RJ, Han Y, Zong X, Carreras-Torres R, Christiani DC, Caporaso NE, Johansson M, Xiao X, Li Y, Byun J, Dunning A, Pooley KA, Qian DC, Ji X, Liu G, Timofeeva MN, Bojesen SE, Wu X, Le Marchand L, Albanes D, Bickeböller H, Aldrich MC, Bush WS, Tardon A, Rennert G, Teare MD, Field JK, Kiemeney LA, Lazarus P, Haugen A, Lam S, Schabath MB, Andrew AS, Shen H, Hong YC, Yuan JM, Bertazzi PA, Pesatori AC, Ye Y, Diao N, Su L, Zhang R, Brhane Y, Leighl N, Johansen JS, Mellemgaard A, Saliba W, Haiman CA, Wilkens LR, Fernandez-Somoano A, Fernandez-Tardon G, van der Heijden HFM, Kim JH, Dai J, Hu Z, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Melander O, Muller DC, Overvad K, Trichopoulou A, Tumino R, Doherty JA, Barnett MP, Chen C, Goodman GE, Cox A, Taylor F, Woll P, Brüske I, Wichmann HE, Manz J, Muley TR, Risch A, Rosenberger A, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Shepherd FA, Tsao MS, Arnold SM, Haura EB, Bolca C, Holcatova I, Janout V, Kontic M, Lissowska J, Mukeria A, Ognjanovic S, Orlowski TM, Scelo G, Swiatkowska B, Zaridze D, Bakke P, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Duell EJ, Butler LM, Koh WP, Gao YT, Houlston RS, McLaughlin J, Stevens VL, Joubert P, Lamontagne M, Nickle DC, Obeidat M, Timens W, Zhu B, Song L, Kachuri L, Artigas MS, Tobin MD, Wain LV; SpiroMeta Consortium, Rafnar T, Thorgeirsson TE, Reginsson GW, Stefansson K, Hancock DB, Bierut LJ, Spitz MR, Gaddis NC, Lutz SM, Gu F, Johnson EO, Kamal A, Pikielny C, Zhu D, Lindströem S, Jiang X, Tyndale RF, Chenevix-Trench G, Beesley J, Bossé Y, Chanock S, Brennan P, Landi MT, Amos CI. 2017 Nat Genet Epub Jun 12. PMID: 28604730 PMCID: PMC5510465

Obesity, metabolic factors and risk of different histological types of lung cancer: A Mendelian randomization study. Carreras-Torres R, Johansson M, Haycock PC, Wade KH, Relton CL, Martin RM, Davey Smith G, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Andrew A, Arnold SM, Bickeböller H, Bojesen SE, Brunnström H, Manjer J, Brüske I, Caporaso NE, Chen C, Christiani DC, Christian WJ, Doherty JA, Duell EJ, Field JK, Davies MPA, Marcus MW, Goodman GE, Grankvist K, Haugen A, Hong YC, Kiemeney LA, van der Heijden EHFM, Kraft P, Johansson MB, Lam S, Landi MT, Lazarus P, Le Marchand L, Liu G, Melander O, Park SL, Rennert G, Risch A, Haura EB, Scelo G, Zaridze D, Mukeriya A, Savić M, Lissowska J, Swiatkowska B, Janout V, Holcatova I, Mates D, Schabath MB, Shen H, Tardon A, Teare MD, Woll P, Tsao MS, Wu X, Yuan JM, Hung RJ, Amos CI, McKay J, Brennan P. 2017 PLoS One. Jun 8;12(6) PMID: 28594918 PMCID: PMC5464539

Admixture mapping of pelvic organ prolapse in African Americans from the Women's Health Initiative Hormone Therapy trial. Giri A, Hartmann KE, Aldrich MC, Ward RM, Wu JM, Park AJ, Graff M, Qi L, Nassir R, Wallace RB, O'Sullivan MJ, North KE, Velez Edwards DR, Edwards TL. 2017 PLoS One. Jun 5;12(6) PMID: 28582460 PMCID: PMC5459562

Case Report: Spindle Cell Sarcoma of the Pulmonary Artery. Christopher M. Myczkowski, Jeffery Goldstein, Peter Bream, Murray Mazer, Eric Grogan and Kim L. Sandler. Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Surgery, Pathology Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA. 2017. Journal of Cardiology and Therapeutics, DOI: https://doi.org/10.12970/2311-052X.2017.05.01

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Composite Score for Evaluating Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer. Chang AC, Kosinski AS, Raymond DP, Magee MJ, DeCamp MM, Farjah F, Grogan EL, Seder CW, Allen MS, Blasberg JD, Blackmon SH, Burfeind WR, Cassivi SD, Park BJ, Shahian DM, Wormuth DW, Han JM, Wright CD, Fernandez FG, Kozower BD. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2017 May;103(5):1661-1667. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.10.027. PMID: 28385375

Transdisciplinary approaches enhance the production of translational knowledge. ​Ciesielski TH, Aldrich MC, Marsit CJ, Hiatt RA, Williams SM. Transl Res. 2017 Apr;182:123-134. PMID 27893987 PMCID: PMC5362296

Genetic Effects on the Correlation Structure of CVD Risk Factors: Exome-Wide Data from a Ghanaian Population. Kodaman N, Sobota RS, Asselbergs FW, Oetjens MT, Moore JH, Brown NJ, Aldrich MC, Williams SM. Glob Heart. 2017 Jun;12(2):133-140. doi: 10.1016/j.gheart.2017.01.013. PMID: 28408189 PMCID: PMC5642993

68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT imaging of indeterminate pulmonary nodules and lung cancer. Walker R, Deppen S, Smith G, Shi C, Lehman J, Clanton J, Moore B, Burns R, Grogan EL, Massion PP. PLoS One. 2017 Feb 9;12(2):e0171301. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0171301. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28182730 PMCID: PMC5300187

2016 Publications

Strategies for equitable pharmacogenomics-guided warfarin dosing among European and African American individuals. Wiley LK, Vanhouten JP, Samuels DC, Aldrich MC, Roden DM, Peterson JF, Denny JC. Pac Symp Biocomputing. 2016; 22:545-556. PMID: 27897005 PMCID: PMC5389380

Development and performance of text-mining algorithms to extract socioeconomic status from de-identified electronic health records. Hollister BM, Restrepo NA, Farber-Eger E, Crawford DC, Aldrich MC, Non A. Pac Symp Biocomput. 2016;22:230-241. PubMed PMID: 27896978 PMCID: PMC5147499

Cardiovascular disease risk factors in Ghana during the rural-to-urban transition: a cross-sectional study. Kodaman N, Aldrich MC, Sobota R, Asselbergs FW, Poku KA, Brown NJ, Moore JH, Williams SM.  2016 PLoS ONE. Oct 12; 11(10). PMID 27732601 PMCID: PMC5061429

Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 and diagnosis of the metabolic syndrome in a West African population. Kodaman N, Aldrich MC, Sobota R, Asselbergs FW, Brown NJ, Moore JH, Williams SM. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2016 Oct 3;5(10). PMID: 27697752 PMCID: PMC5121488

Female chromosome X mosaicism is age-related and preferentially affects the inactivated X chromosome. Machiela MJ, Zhou W, Karlins E, Sampson JN, Freedman ND, Yang Q, Hicks B, Dagnall C, Hautman C, Jacobs KB, Abnet CC, Aldrich MC, Amos C, Amundadottir LT, Arslan AA, Beane-Freeman LE, Berndt SI, Black A, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Bracci PM, Brinton LA, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Burdett L, Buring JE, Butler MA, Canzian F, Carreón T, Chaffee KG, Chang IS, Chatterjee N, Chen C, Chen C, Chen K, Chung CC, Cook LS, Crous Bou M, Cullen M, Davis FG, De Vivo I, Ding T, Doherty J, Duell EJ, Epstein CG, Fan JH, Figueroa JD, Fraumeni JF, Friedenreich CM, Fuchs CS, Gallinger S, Gao YT, Gapstur SM, Garcia-Closas M, Gaudet MM, Gaziano JM, Giles GG, Gillanders EM, Giovannucci EL, Goldin L, Goldstein AM, Haiman CA, Hallmans G, Hankinson SE, Harris CC, Henriksson R, Holly EA, Hong YC, Hoover RN, Hsiung CA, Hu N, Hu W, Hunter DJ, Hutchinson A, Jenab M, Johansen C, Khaw KT, Kim HN, Kim YH, Kim YT, Klein AP, Klein R, Koh WP, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Kraft P, Krogh V, Kurtz RC, LaCroix A, Lan Q, Landi MT, Marchand LL, Li D, Liang X, Liao LM, Lin D, Liu J, Lissowska J, Lu L, Magliocco AM, Malats N, Matsuo K, McNeill LH, McWilliams RR, Melin BS, Mirabello L, Moore L, Olson SH, Orlow I, Park JY, Patiño-Garcia A, Peplonska B, Peters U, Petersen GM, Pooler L, Prescott J, Prokunina-Olsson L, Purdue MP, Qiao YL, Rajaraman P, Real FX, Riboli E, Risch HA, Rodriguez-Santiago B, Ruder AM, Savage SA, Schumacher F, Schwartz AG, Schwartz KL, Seow A, Wendy Setiawan V, Severi G, Shen H, Sheng X, Shin MH, Shu XO, Silverman DT, Spitz MR, Stevens VL, Stolzenberg-Solomon R, Stram D, Tang ZZ, Taylor PR, Teras LR, Tobias GS, Van Den Berg D, Visvanathan K, Wacholder S, Wang JC, Wang Z, Wentzensen N, Wheeler W, White E, Wiencke JK, Wolpin BM, Wong MP, Wu C, Wu T, Wu X, Wu YL, Wunder JS, Xia L, Yang HP, Yang PC, Yu K, Zanetti KA, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Zheng W, Zhou B, Ziegler RG, Perez-Jurado LA, Caporaso NE, Rothman N, Tucker M, Dean MC, Yeager M, Chanock SJ. Nat Commun. 2016 Jun 13;7:11843. doi: 10.1038/ncomms11843. PMID: 27291797 PMCID: PMC4909985

Genome-wide association study confirms lung cancer susceptibility loci on chromosomes 5p15 and 15q25 in an African-American population. Zanetti KA, Wang Z, Aldrich M, Amos CI, Blot WJ, Bowman ED, Burdette L, Cai Q, Caporaso N, Chung CC, Gillanders EM, Haiman CA, Hansen HM, Henderson BE, Kolonel LN, Marchand LL, Li S, McNeill LH, Ryan BM, Schwartz AG, Sison JD, Spitz MR, Tucker M, Wenzlaff AS, Wiencke JK, Wilkens L, Wrensch MR, Wu X, Zheng W, Zhou W, Christiani D, Palmer JR, Penning TM, Rieber AG, Rosenberg L, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Su L, Vachani A, Wei Y, Whitehead AS, Chanock SJ, Harris CC. Lung Cancer. 2016 Aug;98:33-42. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2016.05.008. Epub 2016 May 13. PMID: 27393504 PMCID: PMC4939239 

Predictors of Major Morbidity or Mortality After Resection for Esophageal Cancer: A Society of Thoracic Surgeons General Thoracic Surgery Database Risk Adjustment Model. Raymond DP, Seder CW, Wright CD, Magee MJ, Kosinski AS, Cassivi SD, Grogan EL, Blackmon SH, Allen MS, Park BJ, Burfeind WR, Chang AC, DeCamp MM, Wormuth DW, Fernandez FG, Kozower BD. Ann Thorac Surg, 2016 Jul Volume: 1(102):207-14 PMCID: PMC5016796 

68Ga-DOTATATE Compared with 111In-DTPA-Octreotide and Conventional Imaging for Pulmonary and Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Deppen SA, Blume J, Bobbey AJ, Shah C, Graham MM, Lee P, Delbeke D, Walker RC. J Nucl Med 2016 Jun 6(57):872-8 PMCID: PMC5362941

Safety and Efficacy of 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT for Diagnosis, Staging, and Treatment Management of Neuroendocrine Tumors. Deppen SA, Liu E, Blume JD, Clanton J, Shi C, Jones-Jackson LB, Lakhani V, Baum RP, Berlin J, Smith GT, Graham M, Sandler MP, Delbeke D, Walker RC. J Nucl Med 2016 May 5(57):708-14 PMCID: PMC5362940

The Great Migration and African-American Genomic Diversity. Baharian S, Barakatt M, Gignoux CR, Shringarpure S, Errington J, Blot WJ, Bustamante CD, Kenny EE, Williams SM, Aldrich MC, Gravel S. PLOS Genetics. 2016 May 27; 12(5):e1006059.doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006059. PMCID: PMC4883799

A Successful Institutional Strategy to Increase the Number of Therapeutic Operations Among Patients With Lung Lesions. Maiga AWDeppen SAPinkerman R, Grogan EL. JAMA Surg. 2016 February 1; 151(2): 193–194. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.3253. PMCID: PMC4758861

 

2015 Publications

Deciphering Signaling Pathway Networks to Understand Molecular Mechanism of Action of Metformin. Sun J, Zhao M, Jia P, Wang L, Wu Y, Iverson C, Zhou Y, Denny J, Aldrich MC, Xu H, Zhao Z. PLOS Computational Biology. 2015 Jun 17;11(6). PMCID: PMC4470683

The Role of Epidemiology in Evidence-based Policy-Making: A case Study of Tobacco Use in YouthAldrich MC, Hidalgo B, Widome R, Briss P, Brownson RC, Teutsch SM. Annals of Epidemiology 2015 May;25(5):360-5. PMID: 24875267. PMCID: PMC4211989

Characterization of large structural genetic mosaicism in human autosomes. Machiela MJ, Zhou W, Sampson JN, Dean MC, Jacobs KB, Black A, Brinton LA, Chang IS, Chen C, Chen C, Chen K, Cook LS, Crous Bou M, De Vivo I, Doherty J, Friedenreich CM, Gaudet MM, Haiman CA, Hankinson SE, Hartge P, Henderson BE, Hong YC, Hosgood HD 3rd, Hsiung CA, Hu W, Hunter DJ, Jessop L, Kim HN, Kim YH, Kim YT, Klein R, Kraft P, Lan Q, Lin D, Liu J, Le Marchand L, Liang X, Lissowska J, Lu L, Magliocco AM, Matsuo K, Olson SH, Orlow I, Park JY, Pooler L, Prescott J, Rastogi R, Risch HA, Schumacher F, Seow A, Setiawan VW, Shen H, Sheng X, Shin MH, Shu XO, VanDen Berg D, Wang JC, Wentzensen N, Wong MP, Wu C, Wu T, Wu YL, Xia L, Yang HP, Yang PC, Zheng W, Zhou B, Abnet CC, Albanes D, Aldrich MC, Amos C, Amundadottir LT, Berndt SI, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Bracci PM, Burdett L, Buring JE, Butler MA, Carreón T, Chatterjee N, Chung CC, Cook MB, Cullen M, Davis FG, Ding T, Duell EJ, Epstein CG, Fan JH, Figueroa JD, Fraumeni JF Jr, Freedman ND, Fuchs CS, Gao YT, Gapstur SM, Patiño-Garcia A, Garcia-Closas M, Gaziano JM, Giles GG, Gillanders EM, Giovannucci EL, Goldin L, Goldstein AM, Greene MH, Hallmans G, Harris CC, Henriksson R, Holly EA, Hoover RN, Hu N, Hutchinson A, Jenab M, Johansen C, Khaw KT, Koh WP, Kolonel LN, Kooperberg C, Krogh V, Kurtz RC, LaCroix A, Landgren A, Landi MT, Li D, Liao LM, Malats N, McGlynn KA, McNeill LH, McWilliams RR, Melin BS, Mirabello L, Peplonska B, Peters U, Petersen GM, Prokunina-Olsson L, Purdue M, Qiao YL, Rabe KG, Rajaraman P, Real FX, Riboli E, Rodríguez-Santiago B, Rothman N, Ruder AM, Savage SA, Schwartz AG, Schwartz KL, Sesso HD, Severi G, Silverman DT, Spitz MR, Stevens VL, Stolzenberg-Solomon R, Stram D, Tang ZZ, Taylor PR, Teras LR, Tobias GS, Viswanathan K, Wacholder S, Wang Z, Weinstein SJ, Wheeler W, White E, Wiencke JK, Wolpin BM, Wu X, Wunder JS, Yu K, Zanetti KA, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Ziegler RG, de Andrade M, Barnes KC, Beaty TH, Bierut LJ, Desch KC, Doheny KF, Feenstra B, Ginsburg D, Heit JA, Kang JH, Laurie CA, Li JZ, Lowe WL, Marazita ML, Melbye M, Mirel DB, Murray JC, Nelson SC, Pasquale LR, Rice K, Wiggs JL, Wise A, Tucker M, Pérez-Jurado LA, Laurie CC, Caporaso NE, Yeager M, Chanock SJ. Am J Hum Genet. 2015 Mar 5;96(3):487-97. PMID: 25748358 PMCID: PMC4375431

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Subsequent Overall and Lung Cancer Mortality in Low-Income Adults.  Aldrich MC, Munro HM, Mumma M, Grogan EL, Massion PP, Blackwell TS, Blot WJ. PLoS ONE. 2015 Mar 26;10(3):e0121805. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121805. eCollection 2015 PMCID: PMC4374870

Post lobectomy early complications. Ziarnik E, Grogan EL. Thoracic Surgery Clinics. 2015: June doi10.1016/j.thorsurg2015.04.003 PMID: 26210931  PMCID: PMC4606870

Using Clinical Risk Models for Lung Nodule Classification.                                                             Deppen SA, Grogan EL.                                                                                                                       Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Spring;27(1):30-5. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2015.04.001. Epub 2015 Apr 7. PMID:26074107 PMCID: PMC4560348

A reply to Bertolaccini et al.
Deppen SA, Blume J, Grogan EL.
J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Feb;10(2):e8-9. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000440.
PMID: 25611234

Heterogeneity in meta-analysis of FDG-PET studies to diagnose lung cancer--reply.
Blume JD, Deppen SA, Grogan EL.
JAMA. 2015 Jan 27;313(4):419-20. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.16485.
PMID: 25626042

CYP2A6 reduced activity gene variants confer reduction in lung cancer risk in African American smokers-findings from two independent populations.
Wassenaar CA, Ye Y, Cai Q, Aldrich MC, Knight J, Spitz MR, Wu X, Blot WJ, Tyndale RF.
Carcinogenesis. 2015 Jan;36(1):99-103. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgu235. Epub 2014 Nov 21.
PMID: 25416559 PMCID: PMC4291053

Validating drug repurposing signals using electronic health records: a case study of metformin associated with reduced cancer mortality.
Xu H*, Aldrich MC*, Chen Q, Liu H, Peterson NB, Dai Q, Levy M, Shah A, Han X, Ruan X, Jiang M, Li Y, Julien JS, Warner J, Friedman C, Roden DM, Denny JC.
J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015 Jan;22(1):179-91. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2014-002649. Epub 2014 Jul 22. *Equal authorship
PMID: 25053577 PMCID: PMC4433365

Imputation and subset-based association analysis across different cancer types identifies multiple independent risk loci in the TERT-CLPTM1L region on chromosome 5p15.33.
Wang Z, Zhu B, Zhang M, Parikh H, Jia J, Chung CC, Sampson JN, Hoskins JW, Hutchinson A, Burdette L, Ibrahim A, Hautman C, Raj PS, Abnet CC, Adjei AA, Ahlbom A, Albanes D, Allen NE, Ambrosone CB, Aldrich M, [192 co-authors],  Amundadottir LT.
Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Dec 15;23(24):6616-33. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddu363. Epub 2014 Jul 15.
PMID: 25027329 

Minority Underrepresentation in Academia: Factors Impacting Careers of Surgery Residents.
Julien JS, Lang R, Brown TN, Aldrich MC, Deppen SA, Wu H, Feurer ID, Tarpley M, Hill G, Tarpley J, Beauchamp RD, Grogan EL.
J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2014 Dec 1;1(4):238-246.
PMID: 25396113 

Fatal Scopulariopsis infection in a lung transplant recipient: lessons of organ procurement.
Shaver CM, Castilho JL, Cohen DN, Grogan EL, Miller GG, Dummer JS, Gray JN, Lambright ES, Loyd JE, Robbins IM.
Am J Transplant. 2014 Dec;14(12):2893-7. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12940. Epub 2014 Nov 6.
PMID: 25376207 

Genome-wide scan of 29,141 African Americans finds no evidence of directional selection since admixture.
Bhatia G, Tandon A, Patterson N, Aldrich MC, Ambrosone CB, Amos C, Bandera EV, Berndt SI, Bernstein L, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Caporaso N, Casey G, Deming SL, Diver WR, Gapstur SM, Gillanders EM, Harris CC, Henderson BE, Ingles SA, Isaacs W, De Jager PL, John EM, Kittles RA, Larkin E, McNeill LH, Millikan RC, Murphy A, Neslund-Dudas C, Nyante S, Press MF, Rodriguez-Gil JL, Rybicki BA, Schwartz AG, Signorello LB, Spitz M, Strom SS, Tucker MA, Wiencke JK, Witte JS, Wu X, Yamamura Y, Zanetti KA, Zheng W, Ziegler RG, Chanock SJ, Haiman CA, Reich D, Price AL.
Am J Hum Genet. 2014 Oct 2;95(4):437-44. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2014.08.011. Epub 2014 Sep 18.
PMID: 25242497 

Predicting lung cancer prior to surgical resection in patients with lung nodules.
Deppen SA, Blume JD, Aldrich MC, Fletcher SA, Massion PP, Walker RC, Chen HC, Speroff T, Degesys CA, Pinkerman R, Lambright ES, Nesbitt JC, Putnam JB Jr, Grogan EL.
J Thorac Oncol. 2014 Oct;9(10):1477-84. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000287.
PMID: 25170644 

Cost-effectiveness of initial diagnostic strategies for pulmonary nodules presenting to thoracic surgeons.
Deppen SA, Davis WT, Green EA, Rickman O, Aldrich MC, Fletcher S, Putnam JB Jr, Grogan EL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Oct;98(4):1214-22. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.025. Epub 2014 Jul 31.
PMID: 25087933 

Accuracy of FDG-PET to diagnose lung cancer in areas with infectious lung disease: a meta-analysis.
Deppen SA, Blume JD, Kensinger CD, Morgan AM, Aldrich MC, Massion PP, Walker RC, McPheeters ML, Putnam JB Jr, Grogan EL.
JAMA. 2014 Sep 24;312(12):1227-36. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.11488. Review.
PMID: 25247519 

Lung cancer screening and smoking cessation: a teachable moment?
Deppen SA, Grogan EL, Aldrich MC, Massion PP.
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 May 28;106(6):dju122. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju122. Print 2014 Jun. No abstract available. Erratum in: J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Sep;106(9):doi/10.1093/jnci/dju280.
PMID: 24872542 

Large-scale genome-wide association studies and meta-analyses of longitudinal change in adult lung function.
Tang W, Kowgier M, Loth DW, Soler Artigas M, Joubert BR, Hodge E, Gharib SA, Smith AV, Ruczinski I, Gudnason V, Mathias RA, Harris TB, Hansel NN, Launer LJ, Barnes KC, Hansen JG, Albrecht E, Aldrich MC, Allerhand M, Barr RG, Brusselle GG, Couper DJ, Curjuric I, Davies G, Deary IJ, Dupuis J, Fall T, Foy M, Franceschini N, Gao W, Gläser S, Gu X, Hancock DB, Heinrich J, Hofman A, Imboden M, Ingelsson E, James A, Karrasch S, Koch B, Kritchevsky SB, Kumar A, Lahousse L, Li G, Lind L, Lindgren C, Liu Y, Lohman K, Lumley T, McArdle WL, Meibohm B, Morris AP, Morrison AC, Musk B, North KE, Palmer LJ, Probst-Hensch NM, Psaty BM, Rivadeneira F, Rotter JI, Schulz H, Smith LJ, Sood A, Starr JM, Strachan DP, Teumer A, Uitterlinden AG, Völzke H, Voorman A, Wain LV, Wells MT, Wilk JB, Williams OD, Heckbert SR, Stricker BH, London SJ, Fornage M, Tobin MD, O'Connor GT, Hall IP, Cassano PA.
PLoS One. 2014 Jul 1;9(7):e100776. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0100776. eCollection 2014.
PMID: 24983941 

The role of epidemiology in evidence-based policy making: a case study of tobacco use in youth.
Aldrich MC, Hidalgo B, Widome R, Briss P, Brownson RC, Teutsch SM.
Ann Epidemiol. 2014 Apr 28. pii: S1047-2797(14)00149-5. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2014.03.005. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 24875267 

Accuracy of fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography within the clinical practice of the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group Z4031 trial to diagnose clinical stage I non-small cell lung cancer.
Grogan EL, Deppen SA, Ballman KV, Andrade GM, Verdial FC, Aldrich MC, Chen CL, Decker PA, Harpole DH, Cerfolio RJ, Keenan RJ, Jones DR, D'Amico TA, Shrager JB, Meyers BF, Putnam JB Jr.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Apr;97(4):1142-8. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.12.043. Epub 2014 Feb 25.
PMID: 24576597 

The Role of Epidemiology in Disaster Response Policy Development.
Thorpe L, Assari S, Deppen S, Glied S, Lurie N, Mauer MP, Mays VM Annals of Epidemiology. 2014. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annepidem.2014.05.016

 

Stage-adjusted lung cancer survival does not differ between low- income Blacks and Whites.
Aldrich MC, Grogan EL, Munro HM, Signorello LB, Blot WJ.
J Thorac Oncol. 2013 Oct;8(10):1248-54. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0b013e3182a406f6.
PMID: 24457235 

Socioeconomic status and lung cancer: unraveling the contribution of genetic admixture.
Aldrich MC, Selvin S, Wrensch MR, Sison JD, Hansen HM, Quesenberry CP Jr, Seldin MF, Barcellos LF, Buffler PA, Wiencke JK.
Am J Public Health. 2013 Oct;103(10):e73-80. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2013.301370. Epub 2013 Aug 15.
PMID: 23948011 

Tobacco smoke exposure and the risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic and myeloid leukemias by cytogenetic subtype.
Metayer C, Zhang L, Wiemels JL, Bartley K, Schiffman J, Ma X, Aldrich MC, Chang JS, Selvin S, Fu CH, Ducore J, Smith MT, Buffler PA.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Sep;22(9):1600-11. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-0350. Epub 2013 Jul 12.
PMID: 23853208 

Promoting innovation and creativity in epidemiology for the 21st century.
Hiatt RA, Sulsky S, Aldrich MC, Kreiger N, Rothenberg R.
Ann Epidemiol. 2013 Jul;23(7):452-4. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2013.05.007.
PMID: 23790350 

A meta-analysis identifies new loci associated with body mass index in individuals of African ancestry.
Monda KL, Chen GK, Taylor KC, Palmer C, Edwards TL, Lange LA, Ng MC, Adeyemo AA, Allison MA, Bielak LF, Chen G, Graff M, Irvin MR, Rhie SK, Li G, Liu Y, Liu Y, Lu Y, Nalls MA, Sun YV, Wojczynski MK, Yanek LR, Aldrich MC, Ademola A, Amos CI, Bandera EV, Bock CH, Britton A, Broeckel U, Cai Q, Caporaso NE, Carlson CS, Carpten J, Casey G, Chen WM, Chen F, Chen YD, Chiang CW, Coetzee GA, Demerath E, Deming-Halverson SL, Driver RW, Dubbert P, Feitosa MF, Feng Y, Freedman BI, Gillanders EM, Gottesman O, Guo X, Haritunians T, Harris T, Harris CC, Hennis AJ, Hernandez DG, McNeill LH, Howard TD, Howard BV, Howard VJ, Johnson KC, Kang SJ, Keating BJ, Kolb S, Kuller LH, Kutlar A, Langefeld CD, Lettre G, Lohman K, Lotay V, Lyon H, Manson JE, Maixner W, Meng YA, Monroe KR, Morhason-Bello I, Murphy AB, Mychaleckyj JC, Nadukuru R, Nathanson KL, Nayak U, N'diaye A, Nemesure B, Wu SY, Leske MC, Neslund-Dudas C, Neuhouser M, Nyante S, Ochs-Balcom H, Ogunniyi A, Ogundiran TO, Ojengbede O, Olopade OI, Palmer JR, Ruiz-Narvaez EA, Palmer ND, Press MF, Rampersaud E, Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Rodriguez-Gil JL, Salako B, Schadt EE, Schwartz AG, Shriner DA, Siscovick D, Smith SB, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Speliotes EK, Spitz MR, Sucheston L, Taylor H, Tayo BO, Tucker MA, Van Den Berg DJ, Edwards DR, Wang Z, Wiencke JK, Winkler TW, Witte JS, Wrensch M, Wu X, Yang JJ, Levin AM, Young TR, Zakai NA, Cushman M, Zanetti KA, Zhao JH, Zhao W, Zheng Y, Zhou J, Ziegler RG, Zmuda JM, Fernandes JK, Gilkeson GS, Kamen DL, Hunt KJ, Spruill IJ, Ambrosone CB, Ambs S, Arnett DK, Atwood L, Becker DM, Berndt SI, Bernstein L, Blot WJ, Borecki IB, Bottinger EP, Bowden DW, Burke G, Chanock SJ, Cooper RS, Ding J, Duggan D, Evans MK, Fox C, Garvey WT, Bradfield JP, Hakonarson H, Grant SF, Hsing A, Chu L, Hu JJ, Huo D, Ingles SA, John EM, Jordan JM, Kabagambe EK, Kardia SL, Kittles RA, Goodman PJ, Klein EA, Kolonel LN, Le Marchand L, Liu S, McKnight B, Millikan RC, Mosley TH, Padhukasahasram B, Williams LK, Patel SR, Peters U, Pettaway CA, Peyser PA, Psaty BM, Redline S, Rotimi CN, Rybicki BA, Sale MM, Schreiner PJ, Signorello LB, Singleton AB, Stanford JL, Strom SS, Thun MJ, Vitolins M, Zheng W, Moore JH, Williams SM, Ketkar S, Zhu X, Zonderman AB; NABEC Consortium; UKBEC Consortium; BioBank Japan Project; AGEN Consortium, Kooperberg C, Papanicolaou GJ, Henderson BE, Reiner AP, Hirschhorn JN, Loos RJ, North KE, Haiman CA.
Nat Genet. 2013 Jun;45(6):690-6. doi: 10.1038/ng.2608. Epub 2013 Apr 14.
PMID: 23583978 

Tissue-based coronary surgery simulation: medical student deliberate practice can achieve equivalency to senior surgery residents.
Nesbitt JC, St Julien J, Absi TS, Ahmad RM, Grogan EL, Balaguer JM, Lambright ES, Deppen SA, Wu H, Putnam JB.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Jun;145(6):1453-8; discussion 1458-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.02.048. Epub 2013 Mar 15.
PMID: 23499474 

A small number of candidate gene SNPs reveal continental ancestry in African Americans.
Kodaman N, Aldrich MC, Smith JR, Signorello LB, Bradley K, Breyer J, Cohen SS, Long J, Cai Q, Giles J, Bush WS, Blot WJ, Matthews CE, Williams SM.
Ann Hum Genet. 2013 Jan;77(1):56-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-1809.2012.00738.x.
PMID: 23278390 

 

Obesity increases operating room time for lobectomy in the society of thoracic surgeons database.
St Julien JB, Aldrich MC, Sheng S, Deppen SA, Burfeind WR Jr, Putnam JB, Lambright ES, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Dec;94(6):1841-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.08.006. Epub 2012 Oct 4.
PMID: 23040822 

Genome-wide joint meta-analysis of SNP and SNP-by-smoking interaction identifies novel loci for pulmonary function.
Hancock DB, Artigas MS, Gharib SA, Henry A, Manichaikul A, Ramasamy A, Loth DW, Imboden M, Koch B, McArdle WL, Smith AV, Smolonska J, Sood A, Tang W, Wilk JB, Zhai G, Zhao JH, Aschard H, Burkart KM, Curjuric I, Eijgelsheim M, Elliott P, Gu X, Harris TB, Janson C, Homuth G, Hysi PG, Liu JZ, Loehr LR, Lohman K, Loos RJ, Manning AK, Marciante KD, Obeidat M, Postma DS, Aldrich MC, Brusselle GG, Chen TH, Eiriksdottir G, Franceschini N, Heinrich J, Rotter JI, Wijmenga C, Williams OD, Bentley AR, Hofman A, Laurie CC, Lumley T, Morrison AC, Joubert BR, Rivadeneira F, Couper DJ, Kritchevsky SB, Liu Y, Wjst M, Wain LV, Vonk JM, Uitterlinden AG, Rochat T, Rich SS, Psaty BM, O'Connor GT, North KE, Mirel DB, Meibohm B, Launer LJ, Khaw KT, Hartikainen AL, Hammond CJ, Gläser S, Marchini J, Kraft P, Wareham NJ, Völzke H, Stricker BH, Spector TD, Probst-Hensch NM, Jarvis D, Jarvelin MR, Heckbert SR, Gudnason V, Boezen HM, Barr RG, Cassano PA, Strachan DP, Fornage M, Hall IP, Dupuis J, Tobin MD, London SJ.
PLoS Genet. 2012;8(12):e1003098. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003098. Epub 2012 Dec 20.
PMID: 23284291 

A study of transportability of an existing smoking status detection module across institutions.
Liu M, Shah A, Jiang M, Peterson NB, Dai Q, Aldrich MC, Chen Q, Bowton EA, Liu H, Denny JC, Xu H.
AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2012;2012:577-86. Epub 2012 Nov 3.
PMID: 23304330 

Poor survival for veterans with pathologic stage I non-small-cell lung cancer.
St Julien JB, Pinkerman R, Aldrich MC, Chen H, Deppen SA, Callaway-Lane C, Massion P, Putnam JB, Lambright ES, Nesbitt JC, Grogan EL.
Am J Surg. 2012 Nov;204(5):637-42. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2012.07.008. Epub 2012 Aug 18.
PMID: 22906246 

The state of molecular biomarkers for the early detection of lung cancer.
Hassanein M, Callison JC, Callaway-Lane C, Aldrich MC, Grogan EL, Massion PP.
Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2012 Aug;5(8):992-1006. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-11-0441. Epub 2012 Jun 11. Review.
PMID: 22689914 

Variation in xenobiotic transport and metabolism genes, household chemical exposures, and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Chokkalingam AP, Metayer C, Scelo GA, Chang JS, Urayama KY, Aldrich MC, Guha N, Hansen HM, Dahl GV, Barcellos LF, Wiencke JK, Wiemels JL, Buffler PA.
Cancer Causes Control. 2012 Aug;23(8):1367-75. doi: 10.1007/s10552-012-9947-4. Epub 2012 Jun 7.
PMID: 22674224 

Reliability of maternal-reports regarding the use of household pesticides: experience from a case-control study of childhood leukemia.
Slusky DA, Metayer C, Aldrich MC, Ward MH, Lea CS, Selvin S, Buffler PA.
Cancer Epidemiol. 2012 Aug;36(4):375-80. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2011.12.009. Epub 2012 Jan 23.
PMID: 22277328 

Cancer screening: the journey from epidemiology to policy.
Deppen SA, Aldrich MC, Hartge P, Berg CD, Colditz GA, Petitti DB, Hiatt RA.
Ann Epidemiol. 2012 Jun;22(6):439-45. doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2012.03.004.
PMID: 22626002 

Genetic ancestry-smoking interactions and lung function in African Americans: a cohort study.
Aldrich MC, Kumar R, Colangelo LA, Williams LK, Sen S, Kritchevsky SB, Meibohm B, Galanter J, Hu D, Gignoux CR, Liu Y, Harris TB, Ziv E, Zmuda J, Garcia M, Leak TS, Foreman MG, Smith LJ, Fornage M, Liu K, Burchard EG; Health ABC and CARDIA Studies Groups.
PLoS One. 2012;7(6):e39541. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0039541. Epub 2012 Jun 21.
PMID: 22737244 

Detectable clonal mosaicism and its relationship to aging and cancer.
Jacobs KB, Yeager M, Zhou W, Wacholder S, Wang Z, Rodriguez-Santiago B, Hutchinson A, Deng X, Liu C, Horner MJ, Cullen M, Epstein CG, Burdett L, Dean MC, Chatterjee N, Sampson J, Chung CC, Kovaks J, Gapstur SM, Stevens VL, Teras LT, Gaudet MM, Albanes D, Weinstein SJ, Virtamo J, Taylor PR, Freedman ND, Abnet CC, Goldstein AM, Hu N, Yu K, Yuan JM, Liao L, Ding T, Qiao YL, Gao YT, Koh WP, Xiang YB, Tang ZZ, Fan JH, Aldrich MC, Amos C, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Gillanders EM, Harris CC, Haiman CA, Henderson BE, Kolonel LN, Le Marchand L, McNeill LH, Rybicki BA, Schwartz AG, Signorello LB, Spitz MR, Wiencke JK, Wrensch M, Wu X, Zanetti KA, Ziegler RG, Figueroa JD, Garcia-Closas M, Malats N, Marenne G, Prokunina-Olsson L, Baris D, Schwenn M, Johnson A, Landi MT, Goldin L, Consonni D, Bertazzi PA, Rotunno M, Rajaraman P, Andersson U, Beane Freeman LE, Berg CD, Buring JE, Butler MA, Carreon T, Feychting M, Ahlbom A, Gaziano JM, Giles GG, Hallmans G, Hankinson SE, Hartge P, Henriksson R, Inskip PD, Johansen C, Landgren A, McKean-Cowdin R, Michaud DS, Melin BS, Peters U, Ruder AM, Sesso HD, Severi G, Shu XO, Visvanathan K, White E, Wolk A, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Zheng W, Silverman DT, Kogevinas M, Gonzalez JR, Villa O, Li D, Duell EJ, Risch HA, Olson SH, Kooperberg C, Wolpin BM, Jiao L, Hassan M, Wheeler W, Arslan AA, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Fuchs CS, Gallinger S, Gross MD, Holly EA, Klein AP, LaCroix A, Mandelson MT, Petersen G, Boutron-Ruault MC, Bracci PM, Canzian F, Chang K, Cotterchio M, Giovannucci EL, Goggins M, Hoffman Bolton JA, Jenab M, Khaw KT, Krogh V, Kurtz RC, McWilliams RR, Mendelsohn JB, Rabe KG, Riboli E, Tjønneland A, Tobias GS, Trichopoulos D, Elena JW, Yu H, Amundadottir L, Stolzenberg-Solomon RZ, Kraft P, Schumacher F, Stram D, Savage SA, Mirabello L, Andrulis IL, Wunder JS, Patiño García A, Sierrasesúmaga L, Barkauskas DA, Gorlick RG, Purdue M, Chow WH, Moore LE, Schwartz KL, Davis FG, Hsing AW, Berndt SI, Black A, Wentzensen N, Brinton LA, Lissowska J, Peplonska B, McGlynn KA, Cook MB, Graubard BI, Kratz CP, Greene MH, Erickson RL, Hunter DJ, Thomas G, Hoover RN, Real FX, Fraumeni JF Jr, Caporaso NE, Tucker M, Rothman N, Pérez-Jurado LA, Chanock SJ.
Nat Genet. 2012 May 6;44(6):651-8. doi: 10.1038/ng.2270.
PMID: 22561519 

Added value of a serum proteomic signature in the diagnostic evaluation of lung nodules.
Pecot CV, Li M, Zhang XJ, Rajanbabu R, Calitri C, Bungum A, Jett JR, Putnam JB, Callaway-Lane C, Deppen S, Grogan EL, Carbone DP, Worrell JA, Moons KG, Shyr Y, Massion PP.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 May;21(5):786-92. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-11-0932. Epub 2012 Feb 28.
PMID: 22374995 

Invited commentary.
Deppen SA, Grogan EL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Apr;93(4):1068-9. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.02.016. No abstract available.
PMID: 22450060 

Postoperative ambulation in thoracic surgery patients: standard versus modern ambulation methods.
Nesbitt JC, Deppen S, Corcoran R, Cogdill S, Huckabay S, McKnight D, Osborne BF, Werking K, Gardner M, Perrigo L. Nurs Crit Care. 2012 May-Jun;17(3):130-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1478-5153.2011.00480.x. Epub 2012 Jan 30.
PMID:22497917

Haplotypes of DNA repair and cell cycle control genes, X-ray exposure, and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Chokkalingam AP, Bartley K, Wiemels JL, Metayer C, Barcellos LF, Hansen HM, Aldrich MC, Guha N, Urayama KY, Scélo G, Chang JS, Month SR, Wiencke JK, Buffler PA.
Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Dec;22(12):1721-30. doi: 10.1007/s10552-011-9848-y. Epub 2011 Oct 11.
PMID: 21987080 

Thoracic operations for pulmonary nodules are frequently not futile in patients with benign disease.
Grogan EL, Weinstein JJ, Deppen SA, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Walker RC, Dittus RS, Massion PP.
J Thorac Oncol. 2011 Oct;6(10):1720-5. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0b013e318226b48a.
PMID: 21760552 

Genome-wide association and large-scale follow up identifies 16 new loci influencing lung function.
Soler Artigas M, Loth DW, Wain LV, Gharib SA, Obeidat M, Tang W, Zhai G, Zhao JH, Smith AV, Huffman JE, Albrecht E, Jackson CM, Evans DM, Cadby G, Fornage M, Manichaikul A, Lopez LM, Johnson T, Aldrich MC, Aspelund T, Barroso I, Campbell H, Cassano PA, Couper DJ, Eiriksdottir G, Franceschini N, Garcia M, Gieger C, Gislason GK, Grkovic I, Hammond CJ, Hancock DB, Harris TB, Ramasamy A, Heckbert SR, Heliövaara M, Homuth G, Hysi PG, James AL, Jankovic S, Joubert BR, Karrasch S, Klopp N, Koch B, Kritchevsky SB, Launer LJ, Liu Y, Loehr LR, Lohman K, Loos RJ, Lumley T, Al Balushi KA, Ang WQ, Barr RG, Beilby J, Blakey JD, Boban M, Boraska V, Brisman J, Britton JR, Brusselle GG, Cooper C, Curjuric I, Dahgam S, Deary IJ, Ebrahim S, Eijgelsheim M, Francks C, Gaysina D, Granell R, Gu X, Hankinson JL, Hardy R, Harris SE, Henderson J, Henry A, Hingorani AD, Hofman A, Holt PG, Hui J, Hunter ML, Imboden M, Jameson KA, Kerr SM, Kolcic I, Kronenberg F, Liu JZ, Marchini J, McKeever T, Morris AD, Olin AC, Porteous DJ, Postma DS, Rich SS, Ring SM, Rivadeneira F, Rochat T, Sayer AA, Sayers I, Sly PD, Smith GD, Sood A, Starr JM, Uitterlinden AG, Vonk JM, Wannamethee SG, Whincup PH, Wijmenga C, Williams OD, Wong A, Mangino M, Marciante KD, McArdle WL, Meibohm B, Morrison AC, North KE, Omenaas E, Palmer LJ, Pietiläinen KH, Pin I, Pola Sbreve Ek O, Pouta A, Psaty BM, Hartikainen AL, Rantanen T, Ripatti S, Rotter JI, Rudan I, Rudnicka AR, Schulz H, Shin SY, Spector TD, Surakka I, Vitart V, Völzke H, Wareham NJ, Warrington NM, Wichmann HE, Wild SH, Wilk JB, Wjst M, Wright AF, Zgaga L, Zemunik T, Pennell CE, Nyberg F, Kuh D, Holloway JW, Boezen HM, Lawlor DA, Morris RW, Probst-Hensch N; International Lung Cancer Consortium; GIANT consortium, Kaprio J, Wilson JF, Hayward C, Kähönen M, Heinrich J, Musk AW, Jarvis DL, Gläser S, Järvelin MR, Ch Stricker BH, Elliott P, O'Connor GT, Strachan DP, London SJ, Hall IP, Gudnason V, Tobin MD.
Nat Genet. 2011 Sep 25;43(11):1082-90. doi: 10.1038/ng.941.
PMID: 21946350 

Matching on Race and Ethnicity in Case-Control Studies as a Means of Control for Population Stratification.
Chokkalingam AP, Aldrich MC, Bartley K, Hsu LI, Metayer C, Barcellos LF, Wiemels JL, Wiencke JK, Buffler PA, Selvin S.
Epidemiology (Sunnyvale). 2011 Sep 29;1:101.
PMID: 24683503

Genetic variants in the folate pathway and risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Metayer C, Scélo G, Chokkalingam AP, Barcellos LF, Aldrich MC, Chang JS, Guha N, Urayama KY, Hansen HM, Block G, Kiley V, Wiencke JK, Wiemels JL, Buffler PA.
Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Sep;22(9):1243-58. doi: 10.1007/s10552-011-9795-7. Epub 2011 Jul 12.
PMID: 21748308 

Accuracy of FDG-PET to diagnose lung cancer in a region of endemic granulomatous disease.
Deppen S, Putnam JB Jr, Andrade G, Speroff T, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Massion PP, Walker R, Grogan EL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Aug;92(2):428-32; discussion 433. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.02.052. Epub 2011 May 18.
PMID: 21592456 

The landscape of recombination in African Americans.
Hinch AG, Tandon A, Patterson N, Song Y, Rohland N, Palmer CD, Chen GK, Wang K, Buxbaum SG, Akylbekova EL, Aldrich MC, Ambrosone CB, Amos C, Bandera EV, Berndt SI, Bernstein L, Blot WJ, Bock CH, Boerwinkle E, Cai Q, Caporaso N, Casey G, Cupples LA, Deming SL, Diver WR, Divers J, Fornage M, Gillanders EM, Glessner J, Harris CC, Hu JJ, Ingles SA, Isaacs W, John EM, Kao WH, Keating B, Kittles RA, Kolonel LN, Larkin E, Le Marchand L, McNeill LH, Millikan RC, Murphy A, Musani S, Neslund-Dudas C, Nyante S, Papanicolaou GJ, Press MF, Psaty BM, Reiner AP, Rich SS, Rodriguez-Gil JL, Rotter JI, Rybicki BA, Schwartz AG, Signorello LB, Spitz M, Strom SS, Thun MJ, Tucker MA, Wang Z, Wiencke JK, Witte JS, Wrensch M, Wu X, Yamamura Y, Zanetti KA, Zheng W, Ziegler RG, Zhu X, Redline S, Hirschhorn JN, Henderson BE, Taylor HA Jr, Price AL, Hakonarson H, Chanock SJ, Haiman CA, Wilson JG, Reich D, Myers SR.
Nature. 2011 Jul 20;476(7359):170-5. doi: 10.1038/nature10336.
PMID: 21775986 

Cosmopolitan and ethnic-specific replication of genetic risk factors for asthma in 2 Latino populations.
Galanter JM, Torgerson D, Gignoux CR, Sen S, Roth LA, Via M, Aldrich MC, Eng C, Huntsman S, Rodriguez-Santana J, Rodriguez-Cintrón W, Chapela R, Ford JG, Burchard EG.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Jul;128(1):37-43.e12. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2011.03.050. Epub 2011 May 28.
PMID: 21621256 

Lung cancer risk among smokers of menthol cigarettes.
Blot WJ, Cohen SS, Aldrich M, McLaughlin JK, Hargreaves MK, Signorello LB.
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2011 May 18;103(10):810-6. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djr102. Epub 2011 Mar 23.
PMID: 21436064 

Successful treatment of atrioesophageal fistula by cervical esophageal ligation and decompression.
St Julien J, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Petracek MR, Grogan EL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jun;91(6):e85-6. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.01.039.
PMID: 21619954 

Existing general population models inaccurately predict lung cancer risk in patients referred for surgical evaluation.
Isbell JM, Deppen S, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Lambright ES, Dawes A, Massion PP, Speroff T, Jones DR, Grogan EL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jan;91(1):227-33; discussion 233. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.08.054.
PMID: 21172518 

Management of Superior Sulcus Tumors: Posterior Approach. 
Cuadrado DG, Grogan EL. Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. (2011) 16(2): 154-166.

Medication-error alerts for warfarin orders detected by a bar-code-assisted medication administration system.
FitzHenry F, Doran J, Lobo B, Sullivan TM, Potts A, Feldott CC, Matheny ME, McCulloch G, Deppen S, Doulis J. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2011 Mar 1;68(5):434-41. doi: 10.2146/ajhp090666.
PMID:21330686

Genetic polymorphisms in adaptive immunity genes and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Chang JS, Wiemels JL, Chokkalingam AP, Metayer C, Barcellos LF, Hansen HM, Aldrich MC, Guha N, Urayama KY, Scélo G, Green J, May SL, Kiley VA, Wiencke JK, Buffler PA.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Sep;19(9):2152-63. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-10-0389. Epub 2010 Aug 17.
PMID: 20716621 

Genetic ancestry in lung-function predictions.
Kumar R, Seibold MA, Aldrich MC, Williams LK, Reiner AP, Colangelo L, Galanter J, Gignoux C, Hu D, Sen S, Choudhry S, Peterson EL, Rodriguez-Santana J, Rodriguez-Cintron W, Nalls MA, Leak TS, O'Meara E, Meibohm B, Kritchevsky SB, Li R, Harris TB, Nickerson DA, Fornage M, Enright P, Ziv E, Smith LJ, Liu K, Burchard EG.
N Engl J Med. 2010 Jul 22;363(4):321-30. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa0907897. Epub 2010 Jul 7.
PMID: 20647190 

Diagnostic characteristics of a serum biomarker in patients with positron emission tomography scans.
Grogan EL, Deppen S, Pecot CV, Putnam JB Jr, Nesbitt JC, Shyr Y, Rajanbabu R, Ory B, Lambright ES, Massion PP.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Jun;89(6):1724-8; discussion 1728-9. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.03.008.
PMID: 20494018 

Transplant pneumonectomy in a patient with an acutely thrombosed allograft.
Hennessy SA, Grogan EL, Harthun NL, Jones DR, Kozower BD, Ailawadi G, Lau CL.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Mar;89(3):975-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.07.085.
PMID: 20172174 

 

CYP1A1/2 haplotypes and lung cancer and assessment of confounding by population stratification.
Aldrich MC, Selvin S, Hansen HM, Barcellos LF, Wrensch MR, Sison JD, Kelsey KT, Buffler PA, Quesenberry CP Jr, Seldin MF, Wiencke JK.
Cancer Res. 2009 Mar 15;69(6):2340-8. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-08-2576. Epub 2009 Mar 10.
PMID: 19276377 

Household exposure to paint and petroleum solvents, chromosomal translocations, and the risk of childhood leukemia.
Scélo G, Metayer C, Zhang L, Wiemels JL, Aldrich MC, Selvin S, Month S, Smith MT, Buffler PA.
Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Jan;117(1):133-9. doi: 10.1289/ehp.11927. Epub 2008 Oct 10.
PMID: 19165400 

Base excision repair genes and risk of lung cancer among San Francisco Bay Area Latinos and African-Americans.
Chang JS, Wrensch MR, Hansen HM, Sison JD, Aldrich MC, Quesenberry CP Jr, Seldin MF, Kelsey KT, Wiencke JK.
Carcinogenesis. 2009 Jan;30(1):78-87. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgn261. Epub 2008 Nov 24.
PMID: 19029194 

 

Comparison of statistical methods for estimating genetic admixture in a lung cancer study of African Americans and Latinos.
Aldrich MC, Selvin S, Hansen HM, Barcellos LF, Wrensch MR, Sison JD, Quesenberry CP, Kittles RA, Silva G, Buffler PA, Seldin MF, Wiencke JK.
Am J Epidemiol. 2008 Nov 1;168(9):1035-46. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwn224. Epub 2008 Sep 12.
PMID: 18791191 

Nucleotide excision repair genes and risk of lung cancer among San Francisco Bay Area Latinos and African Americans.
Chang JS, Wrensch MR, Hansen HM, Sison JD, Aldrich MC, Quesenberry CP Jr, Seldin MF, Kelsey KT, Kittles RA, Silva G, Wiencke JK.
Int J Cancer. 2008 Nov 1;123(9):2095-104. doi: 10.1002/ijc.23801.
PMID: 18709642 

Radiotracer-guided thoracoscopic resection is a cost-effective technique for the evaluation of subcentimeter pulmonary nodules.
Grogan EL, Stukenborg GJ, Nagji AS, Simmons W, Kozower BD, Jones DR, Daniel TM.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Sep;86(3):934-40; discussion 934-40. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.05.002.
PMID: 18721586 

VATS lobectomy is better than open thoracotomy: what is the evidence for short-term outcomes?
Grogan EL, Jones DR.
Thorac Surg Clin. 2008 Aug;18(3):249-58. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2008.04.007. Review.
PMID: 18831499 

Identification of small lung nodules: technique of radiotracer-guided thoracoscopic biopsy.
Grogan EL, Jones DR, Kozower BD, Simmons WD, Daniel TM.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Feb;85(2):S772-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2007.10.105.
PMID: 18222215

Mortality rates associated with multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infection in surgical intensive care units.
Daniels TL, Deppen S, Arbogast PG, Griffin MR, Schaffner W, Talbot TR. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 Nov;29(11):1080-3. doi: 10.1086/591456.
PMID:18837670