Yeonju Kim

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in incidence, mortality and survival of breast cancer by regions and countries in Asia and contributing factors
    Yeonju Kim
    Independent Researcher, Honolulu, HI, USA E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 16:2857-70. 2015
  2. pmc Results of colorectal cancer screening of the national cancer screening program in Korea, 2008
    Jung Im Shim
    Division of Cancer Early Detection, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 42:191-8. 2010
  3. pmc Reproductive and Hormonal Factors Associated with Fatty or Dense Breast Patterns among Korean Women
    Jei Hun Jeon
    Department of Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 43:42-8. 2011
  4. pmc Insufficient and excessive amounts of sleep increase the risk of premature death from cardiovascular and other diseases: the Multiethnic Cohort Study
    Yeonju Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawai i Cancer Center, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:377-85. 2013
  5. pmc Prediagnostic leptin, adiponectin, C-reactive protein, and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Nicholas J Ollberding
    University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Epidemiology Program, 1236 Lauhala St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:188-95. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Soybean product intake modifies the association between interleukin-10 genetic polymorphisms and gastric cancer risk
    Kwang Pil Ko
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Nutr 139:1008-12. 2009
  7. pmc Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 is associated with decreased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in whites: a nested case-control study in the multiethnic cohort study
    Yeonju Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawaii Cancer Center, 701 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:29. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint [Cigarette smoking and gastric cancer risk in a community-based cohort study in Korea]
    Yeonju Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:467-74. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Trends in socioeconomic disparities in organized and opportunistic gastric cancer screening in Korea (2005-2009)
    Hoo Yeon Lee
    National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, 111 Jungbalsan ro, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1919-26. 2010
  10. pmc Trends of mammography use in a national breast cancer screening program, 2004-2008
    Sun mi Lim
    Cancer Early Detection Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 42:199-202. 2010

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in incidence, mortality and survival of breast cancer by regions and countries in Asia and contributing factors
    Yeonju Kim
    Independent Researcher, Honolulu, HI, USA E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 16:2857-70. 2015
    ..The objective of this paper was to contrast the heterogeneous epidemiology of breast cancer by Asian regions and countries, and to suggest potential avenues for future research. ..
  2. pmc Results of colorectal cancer screening of the national cancer screening program in Korea, 2008
    Jung Im Shim
    Division of Cancer Early Detection, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 42:191-8. 2010
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  3. pmc Reproductive and Hormonal Factors Associated with Fatty or Dense Breast Patterns among Korean Women
    Jei Hun Jeon
    Department of Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 43:42-8. 2011
    ..Dense breasts have been suggested as a risk factor for breast cancer, but controversy still remains. This study evaluates the association of reproductive and hormonal factors with dense breasts among Korean women...
  4. pmc Insufficient and excessive amounts of sleep increase the risk of premature death from cardiovascular and other diseases: the Multiethnic Cohort Study
    Yeonju Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawai i Cancer Center, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:377-85. 2013
    ..To explore an independent association between self-reported sleep duration and cause-specific mortality...
  5. pmc Prediagnostic leptin, adiponectin, C-reactive protein, and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Nicholas J Ollberding
    University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Epidemiology Program, 1236 Lauhala St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 6:188-95. 2013
    ..Further prospective studies examining the role of adipokines and inflammatory processes in the etiology of postmenopausal breast cancer are warranted. Cancer Prev Res; 6(3); 188-95. ©2013 AACR...
  6. doi request reprint Soybean product intake modifies the association between interleukin-10 genetic polymorphisms and gastric cancer risk
    Kwang Pil Ko
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Nutr 139:1008-12. 2009
    ..38 [1.40-8.13]) relative to the ATA haplotype. Our results suggest that the association between IL-10 genetic polymorphisms and gastric cancer risk was modified by soybean product intake...
  7. pmc Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 is associated with decreased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in whites: a nested case-control study in the multiethnic cohort study
    Yeonju Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawaii Cancer Center, 701 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:29. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relation between plasma levels of vitamin D and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Cigarette smoking and gastric cancer risk in a community-based cohort study in Korea]
    Yeonju Kim
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 40:467-74. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the relationship between cigarette smoking and gastric cancer risk in a Korean population...
  9. doi request reprint Trends in socioeconomic disparities in organized and opportunistic gastric cancer screening in Korea (2005-2009)
    Hoo Yeon Lee
    National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, 111 Jungbalsan ro, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1919-26. 2010
    ..It is important to assess disparities in the fight against cancer, and it is crucial to identify particular groups that may be experiencing a high burden of cancer-related illness...
  10. pmc Trends of mammography use in a national breast cancer screening program, 2004-2008
    Sun mi Lim
    Cancer Early Detection Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 42:199-202. 2010
    ..Korea started breast cancer screening as part of the National Cancer Screening Program (NCSP) in 1999. In order to identify under-served groups, we investigated mammography uptake in the National Breast Cancer Screening Program...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Reliability of a questionnaire for women's reproductive history]
    Kwang Pil Ko
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Prev Med Public Health 41:181-5. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and breast cancer risk by menopausal status, body mass index, and hormonal receptor in Korea
    Yeonju Kim
    Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Control Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:508-15. 2009
    ..Estrogen receptor-negative and progesterone receptor-negative breast cancer was associated with dyslipidemia, which implicates that association among HDL-C, TG, and breast cancer may be modified by receptor status...
  13. ncbi request reprint Overview of the National Cancer screening programme and the cancer screening status in Korea
    Yeonju Kim
    Division of Cancer Early Detection, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:725-30. 2011
    ..Furthermore, we present the results of the Korea National Cancer Screening Survey, a survey that is representative of the population, from 2004 to 2009. Finally, we discuss our achievements and the future challenges...
  14. pmc Population-attributable causes of cancer in Korea: obesity and physical inactivity
    Sohee Park
    Division of Cancer Registration and Surveillance, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    PLoS ONE 9:e90871. 2014
    ..The purpose of the current study was to perform a systematic assessment of cancers attributable to obesity and physical inactivity in Korea...
  15. pmc Plasma matrix metalloproteinases and postmenopausal breast cancer risk: a nested case-control study in the Multiethnic Cohort study
    Yeonju Kim
    Epidemiology Program, University of Hawai i Cancer Center, 1236 Lauhala Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:837-45. 2012
    ..05). Few significant differences in risk by levels of the MMPs were found by any of the clinical variables. Circulating MMPs were not associated with postmenopausal breast cancer risk...
  16. pmc Age-Period-Cohort Analysis of Female Breast Cancer Mortality in Korea
    Yunhee Choi
    Division of Medical Statistics, Medical Research Collaborating Center, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Res Treat 48:11-9. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to examine trends in breast cancer mortality from 1983 to 2012 in Korea, assessing the importance of age, period, and birth cohort as risk factors...
  17. pmc Association between various sedentary behaviours and all-cause, cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality: the Multiethnic Cohort Study
    Yeonju Kim
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Honolulu, HI, USA, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA, Present affiliation Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1040-56. 2013
    ..It has been proposed that time spent sitting increases all-cause mortality, but evidence to support this hypothesis, especially the relative effects of various sitting activities alone or in combination, is very limited...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prostate stem cell antigen single nucleotide polymorphisms influence risk of estrogen receptor negative breast cancer in Korean females
    Sook Young Kim
    Cancer Genomics Branch, National Cancer Center, Goyang, South Korea
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:41-8. 2012
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  19. pmc Risk factors and control strategies for the rapidly rising rate of breast cancer in Korea
    Sue K Park
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Breast Cancer 14:79-87. 2011
    ..However, breast cancer death rate and incidence rates are still increasing, which need further organized effort by the Korean Government...
  20. pmc Triple-negative, basal-like, and quintuple-negative breast cancers: better prediction model for survival
    Yoon La Choi
    Laboratory of Cancer Genomics and Molecular Pathology, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    BMC Cancer 10:507. 2010
    ..In this study, we aimed to characterize the prognostic features of TNBCs, in view of BLBCs and quintuple-negative breast cancers (QNBC/5NPs)...
  21. pmc Temporal changes of lung cancer mortality in Korea
    Yunhee Choi
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 22:524-8. 2007
    ..Finally, the mortality of lung cancer in Korea is expected to further increase in both men and women for a while...