Weight Change in Breast Cancer Survivors
“Weight change in breast cancer survivors compared to cancer-free women: a prospective study in women at familial risk of breast cancer” Gross AL, Axilbund JE, Armstrong DK, May BJ, Roden R, Visvanathan K. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention 2015:1262-9.
Click to read the full article at the CEBP website.
Abstracts/ Posters/ Presentations
- “Association Between Flame-broiled Fish Consumption and Breast Cancer: A Case-control Study in Women with High Familial Risk”, poster presented at the 2016 American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Conference
- “Adiposity Post Oophorectomy in Young Women at High Risk for Breast and Ovarian Cancer”, poster presented at the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
- “Longitudinal Comparison of Body Mass Index (BMI) in Breast Cancer Survivors to Cancer Free Women: A Prospective Study in High Risk Women”, poster presented at the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
- “Characterizing Benign Breast Disease in Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer”, presented at the 2010 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting (currently being updated)
- “Information on Perceived Breast Cancer Risk May Help Tailor Risk Assessment Among High Risk Women”, poster presented at the 2008 American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Conference
Doorways to Discovery | Breast Cancer Prevention
Principal Investigator of the BOSS Cohort, Dr. Kala Visvanathan discusses promising advances in breast cancer prevention.
Inherited Breast Cancer Concerns
Medical Oncologist and Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Breast and Ovarian Surveillance Service (BOSS) Dr. Kala Visvanathan discusses cancer as a family disease, who may be a good candidate for genetic testing, how testing is done, and what individuals need to know if they test positive for a genetic mutation.