Publications for Brotzman

Westat researchers publish on a wide array of topics that further our understanding of the field and focus on improving lives through research. Selected publications that communicate our findings, including books, peer-reviewed articles and technical reports, conference proceedings, and more are presented here.

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Boyle, R.G., D'Silva, J., Stanton, C.A., Carusi, C., and Tang, Z. (2017). Disparities in cigarette smoking and use of other tobacco products in Minnesota, 2003-14. Journal of Public Health, 1-8.DOIPubMed
Brooks, G.P., Diaz, E.A., and Johanson, G.A. (2017). A precision-based and adaptive approach to number of replications for Monte Carlo studies of robustness and power. General Linear Model Journal, 43(1), 31-49.Source (PDF)
McGurk, S.R., Drake, R.E., Xie, H., Riley, J., Milfort, R., Hale, T.W., and Frey, W.D. (2017). Cognitive predictors of work among Social Security Disability Insurance beneficiaries with psychiatric disorders enrolled in IPS supported employment. Schizophrenia Bulletin.DOIPubMed
2017 Publications
Brinton, L.A., Awuah, B., J. Clegg-Lamptey, Nat, Wiafe-Addai, B., Ansong, D., Nyarko, K.M., Wiafe, S., Yarney, J., Biritwum, R., Brotzman, M., et al. - See the entire list of authors for "Design considerations for identifying breast cancer risk factors in a population-based study in Africa" Adjei, A.A., Adjei, E., Aitpillah, F., Edusei, L., Dedey, F., Nyante, S.J., Oppong, J., Osei-Bonsu, E., Titiloye, N., Vanderpuye, V., E. Abaidoo, Brew, Arhin, B., Boakye, I., Frempong, M., N. Oti, Ohene, Okyne, V., and Figueroa, J.D. (2017). Design considerations for identifying breast cancer risk factors in a population-based study in Africa. International Journal of Cancer, 140(12), 2667-2677.DOIPubMed
2016 Publications
Liu, Z., Coghill, A.E., Pfeiffer, R.M., Hsu, W.L., Lou, P.J., Wang, C.P., Yu, K.J., Niwa, S., Brotzman, M., Ye, W., et al. - See the entire list of authors for "Birth order and risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in multiplex families from Taiwan" Chen, C.J., and Hildesheim, A. (2016). Birth order and risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in multiplex families from Taiwan. International Journal of Cancer, 139(11), 2467-2473.DOIPubMed
Kennedy, A.E., Khoury, M.J., Ioannidis, J.P., Brotzman, M., Miller, A., Lane, C., Lai, G.Y., Rogers, S.D., Harvey, C., Elena, J.W., et al. - See the entire list of authors for "The Cancer Epidemiology Descriptive Cohort Database: A tool to support population-based interdisciplinary research", and Seminara, D. (2016). The Cancer Epidemiology Descriptive Cohort Database: A tool to support population-based interdisciplinary research. Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention, 25(10), 1392-1401.DOIPubMed
2015 Publications
Arem, H., Yu, K., Xiong, X., Moy, K., Freedman, N.D., Mayne, S.T., Albanes, D., Arslan, A.A., Austin, M., Bamlet, W.R., et al. - See the entire list of authors for "Vitamin D metabolic pathway genes and pancreatic cancer risk" Beane-Freeman, L., Bracci, P., Canzian, F., Cotterchio, M., Duell, E.J., Gallinger, S., Giles, G.G., Goggins, M., Goodman, P.J., Hartge, P., Hassan, M., Helzlsouer, K., Henderson, B., Holly, E.A., Hoover, R., Jacobs, E.J., Kamineni, A., Klein, A., Klein, E., Kolonel, L.N., Li, D., Malats, N., Mannisto, S., McCullough, M.L., Olson, S.H., Orlow, I., Peters, U., Petersen, G.M., Porta, M., Severi, G., Shu, X.O., Visvanathan, K., White, E., Yu, H., Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, A., Zheng, W., Tobias, G.S., Maeder, D., Brotzman, M., Risch, H., Sampson, J.N., and Stolzenberg-Solomon, R.Z. (2015). Vitamin D metabolic pathway genes and pancreatic cancer risk. PloS One, 10(3), e0117574.DOIPubMed
Genkinger, J.M., Kitahara, C.M., Bernstein, L., A. de Gonzalez, Berrington, Brotzman, M., Elena, J.W., Giles, G.G., Hartge, P., Singh, P.N., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R.Z., et al. - See the entire list of authors for "Central adiposity, obesity during early adulthood, and pancreatic cancer mortality in a pooled analysis of cohort studies" Weiderpass, E., Adami, H.O., Anderson, K.E., Beane-Freeman, L.E., Buring, J.E., Fraser, G.E., Fuchs, C.S., Gapstur, S.M., Gaziano, J.M., Helzlsouer, K.J., Lacey, J.V., Linet, M.S., Liu, J.J., Park, Y., Peters, U., Purdue, M.P., Robien, K., Schairer, C., Sesso, H.D., Visvanathan, K., White, E., Wolk, A., Wolpin, B.M., Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, A., and Jacobs, E.J. (2015). Central adiposity, obesity during early adulthood, and pancreatic cancer mortality in a pooled analysis of cohort studies. Annals of Oncology, 26(11), 2257-2266.DOIPubMed
2014 Publications
Kitahara, C.M., Flint, A.J., A. de Gonzalez, Berrington, Bernstein, L., Brotzman, M., MacInnis, R.J., Moore, S.C., and al., et (2014). Association between class III obesity (BMI of 40-59 kg/m2) and mortality: A pooled analysis of 20 prospective studies. PLoS Medicine, 11(7), e1001673.DOIPubMed
Wolpin, B.M., Rizzato, C., Kraft, P., Kooperberg, C., Petersen, G.M., Wang, Z., Arslan, A.A., Beane-Freeman, L., Bracci, P.M., Buring, J., et al. - See the entire list of authors for "Genome-wide association study identifies multiple susceptibility loci for pancreatic cancer" Canzian, F., Duell, E.J., Gallinger, S., Giles, G.G., Goodman, G.E., Goodman, P.J., Jacobs, E.J., Kamineni, A., Klein, A.P., Kolonel, L.N., Kulke, M.H., Li, D., Malats, N., Olson, S.H., Risch, H.A., Sesso, H.D., Visvanathan, K., White, E., Zheng, W., Abnet, C.C., Albanes, D., Andreotti, G., Austin, M.A., Barfield, R., Basso, D., Berndt, S.I., Boutron-Ruault, M.C., Brotzman, M., and al., et (2014). Genome-wide association study identifies multiple susceptibility loci for pancreatic cancer. Nature Genetics, 46(9), 994-1000.DOIPubMed
Wu, C., Kraft, P., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Steplowski, E., Brotzman, M., Xu, M., Mudgal, P., and al., et (2014). Genome-wide association study of survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Gut, 63(1), 152-160.DOIPubMed
Wang, Z., Zhu, B., Zhang, M., Brotzman, M., Niwa, S., Truelove, A., and al., et (2014). Imputation and subset-based association analysis across different cancer types identifies multiple independent risk loci in the TERT-CLPTM1L region on chromosome 5p15.33. Human Molecular Genetics, 23(24), 6616-6633.DOIPubMed