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Francis Carter Wood and the Birth of Population-Based Cancer Surveillance.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Annals of Epidemiology. Jan2023, Vol. 77, p75-77. 3p.

Abstract: The founding of the National Cancer Institute in 1937 was attended by the formation of the National Advisory Council on Cancer. A seminal action by this Council was the funding of the First National Cancer Survey, the first population-based cancer surv...

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Prevalence, diagnosis, treatment, and associated factors of hepatitis C in the United States from 1999 to 2018: A population-based cross-sectional study

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Liver Research, Vol 6, Iss 4, Pp 284-288 (2022)

Abstract: Background and aim: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is one of the major global health challenges, leading to a significant increase in rates of hepatic fibrosis, cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. A comprehensive nationwide survey of trends in p...

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National Analysis of Patients With Ulcerated Melanoma in the United States.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Anticancer research [Anticancer Res] 2020 Feb; Vol. 40 (2), pp. 1055-1058.

Abstract: Background/aim: Ulceration is associated with unfavorable prognosis in patients with melanoma. The present study aimed to analyze the characteristics associated with ulcerated melanoma in the United States. It was hypothesized that patient disparities ...

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The path to the clinic: a comprehensive review on direct KRASG12C inhibitors.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research (17569966). Dec2022, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p1-23. 23p.

Abstract: The RAS oncogene is both the most frequently mutated oncogene in human cancer and the first confirmed human oncogene to be discovered in 1982. After decades of research, in 2013, the Shokat lab achieved a seminal breakthrough by showing that the activa...

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Rural patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma experience better prognosis and long-term survival.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Oral oncology [Oral Oncol] 2020 Dec; Vol. 111, pp. 105037. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Oct 20.

Abstract: Objectives: No studies have attempted to examine the role of geographic location on oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) disease progression in the United States (US). The purpose of this study is to analyze rural-urban differences in prognosis and long...

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Mythological Endings: John Snow (1813–1858) and the History of American Epidemiology.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Centaurus. 2022, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p231-248. 18p.

Abstract: During the COVID-19 epidemic, the name of the 19th-century English physician John Snow (1813-1858) has cropped up to a surprising extent, notably in connection with the severe cholera epidemic of 1854 in the district of Golden Square, London. It is rep...

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Molecular Epidemiology of HIV-1 Subtype B Infection across Florida Reveals Few Large Superclusters with Metropolitan Origin

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Microbiology Spectrum, Vol 10, Iss 6 (2022)

Abstract: ABSTRACT Florida is considered an epicenter of HIV in the United States. The U.S. federal plan for Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) within 10 years prioritizes seven of Florida’s 67 counties for intervention. We applied molecular epidemiology methods to c...

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Factors associated with receipt of second-line recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer treatment in the United States: A retrospective administrative claims analysis

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Gynecologic Oncology Reports, Vol 44, Iss , Pp 101121- (2022)

Abstract: Purpose: Contemporary, real-world data on eligible patients receiving treatment following progression on first-line (1L) recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer (r/mCC) therapy are needed to inform treatment algorithms and identify potential gaps in th...

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Spatial, Ecologic, and Clinical Epidemiology of Community-Onset, Ceftriaxone-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, Cook County, Illinois, USA.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Emerging Infectious Diseases. Aug2021, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p2127-2134. 8p. 4 Charts, 2 Maps.

Abstract: We performed a spatial and mixed ecologic study of community-onset Enterobacteriaceae isolates collected from a public healthcare system in Cook County, Illinois, USA. Individual-level data were collected from the electronic medical record and census t...

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Updated Estimates and Mapping for Prevalence of Chagas Disease among Adults, United States

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Emerging Infectious Diseases, Vol 28, Iss 7, Pp 1313-1320 (2022)

Abstract: We combined American Community Survey data with age-specific Trypanosoma cruzi prevalence derived from US surveys and World Health Organization reports to yield estimates of Chagas disease in the United States, which we mapped at the local level. In ad...

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