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    • Elevated C-peptide and insulin predict increased risk of colorectal adenomas in normal mucosa. 

      Vidal, Adriana C; Lund, Pauline Kay; Hoyo, Cathrine; Galanko, Joseph; Burcal, Lauren; Holston, Rachel; Massa, Berri; ... (10 authors) (BMC Cancer, 2012-09-05)
      BACKGROUND: Lower concentrations of the insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) and elevated concentrations of insulin or C-peptide have been associated with an increase in colorectal cancer risk (CRC). However ...
    • Genetic variants in IGF-I, IGF-II, IGFBP-3, and adiponectin genes and colon cancer risk in African Americans and Whites. 

      Keku, Temitope O; Vidal, Adriana; Oliver, Shannon; Hoyo, Catherine; Hall, Ingrid J; Omofoye, Oluwaseun; McDoom, Maya; ... (11 authors) (Cancer Causes Control, 2012-07)
      PURPOSE: Evaluating genetic susceptibility may clarify effects of known environmental factors and also identify individuals at high risk. We evaluated the association of four insulin-related pathway gene polymorphisms in ...
    • Variation Among Patients With Crohn's Disease in Benefit vs Risk Preferences and Remission Time Equivalents. 

      Bewtra, Meenakshi; Reed, Shelby D; Johnson, F Reed; Scott, Frank I; Gilroy, Erin; Sandler, Robert S; Chen, Wenli; ... (8 authors) (Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, 2019-05-14)
      BACKGROUND & AIMS:Patients with Crohn's disease (CD) must make decisions about their treatment. We aimed to quantify patients' preferences for different treatment outcomes and adverse events. We also evaluated the effects ...
    • Variation in use of surveillance colonoscopy among colorectal cancer survivors in the United States. 

      Salz, Talya; Weinberger, Morris; Ayanian, John Z; Brewer, Noel T; Earle, Craig C; Elston Lafata, Jennifer; Fisher, Deborah A; ... (9 authors) (BMC Health Serv Res, 2010-09-01)
      BACKGROUND: Clinical practice guidelines recommend colonoscopies at regular intervals for colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors. Using data from a large, multi-regional, population-based cohort, we describe the rate of surveillance ...