Selected publications: 1978-1989

1989

Witteman JC, Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Colditz GA, Sacks FM, Speizer FE, Rosner B, Hennekens CH. A prospective study of nutritional factors and hypertension among US women. Circulation. 1989;80(5):1320-7. PMID: 2805268

Fiebach NH, Hebert PR, Stampfer MJ, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH. A prospective study of high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease in women. Am J Epidemiol. 1989;130(4):646-54. PubMed ID: 2773913

Romieu I, Willett WC, Colditz GA, Stampfer MJ, Rosner B, Hennekens CH, Speizer FE. Prospective study of oral contraceptive use and risk of breast cancer in women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1989;81(17):1313-21. PubMed ID: 2769784

Maclure KM, Hayes KC, Colditz GA, Stampfer MJ, Speizer FE, Willett WC. Weight, diet, and the risk of symptomatic gallstones in middle-aged women. N Engl J Med. 1989;321(9):563-9. PubMed ID: 2761600

Weinstock MA, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Bronstein BR, Mihm MC Jr, Speizer FE. Nonfamilial cutaneous melanoma incidence in women associated with sun exposure before 20 years of age. Pediatrics. 1989;84(2):199-204. PubMed ID: 2748244

Weinstock MA, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Bronstein BR, Mihm MC Jr, Speizer FE. Moles and site-specific risk of nonfamilial cutaneous malignant melanoma in women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1989;81(12):948-52. PubMed ID: 2733040

1988

Hemenway D, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Speizer FE. Fractures and lifestyle: effect of cigarette smoking, alcohol intake, and relative weight on the risk of hip and forearm fractures in middle-aged women. Am J Public Health. 1988;78(12):1554-8. PubMed ID: 3189632

Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Colditz GA, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH. A prospective study of past use of oral contraceptive agents and risk of cardiovascular diseases. N Engl J Med. 1988;319(20):1313-7. PubMed ID: 3185634

Stampfer MJ, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Manson JE, Arky RA, Hennekens CH, Speizer FE. A prospective study of moderate alcohol drinking and risk of diabetes in women. Am J Epidemiol. 1988;128(3):549-58. PubMed ID: 3414660

Stampfer MJ, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH. A prospective study of moderate alcohol consumption and the risk of coronary disease and stroke in women. N Engl J Med. 1988;319(5):267-73. PubMed ID: 3393181

Colditz GA, Bonita R, Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH. Cigarette smoking and risk of stroke in middle-aged women. N Engl J Med. 1988;318(15):937-41. PubMed ID: 3352685

Bain C, Colditz GA, Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Green A, Bronstein BR, Mihm MC, Rosner B, Hennekens CH, Speizer FE. Self-reports of mole counts and cutaneous malignant melanoma in women: methodological issues and risk of disease. Am J Epidemiol. 1988;127(4):703-12. PubMed ID: 3354537

1987

Colditz GA, Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH. Menopause and the risk of coronary heart disease in women. N Engl J Med. 1987;316(18):1105-10. PubMed ID: 3574358

Willett WC, Green A, Stampfer MJ, Speizer FE, Colditz GA, Rosner B, Monson RR, Stason W, Hennekens CH. Relative and absolute excess risks of coronary heart disease among women who smoke cigarettes. N Engl J Med. 1987;317(21):1303-9. PubMed ID: 3683458

Colditz GA, Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Stason WB, Rosner B, Hennekens CH, Speizer FE. Reproducibility and validity of self-reported menopausal status in a prospective cohort study. Am J Epidemiol. 1987;126(2):319-25. PubMed ID: 3605058

Buring JE, Hennekens CH, Lipnick RJ, Willett W, Stampfer MJ, Rosner B, Peto R, Speizer FE. A prospective cohort study of postmenopausal hormone use and risk of breast cancer in US women. Am J Epidemiol. 1987;125(6):939-47. PubMed ID: 3578252

Willett WC, Stampfer MJ, Colditz GA, Rosner BA, Hennekens CH, Speizer FE. Dietary fat and the risk of breast cancer. N Engl J Med. 1987;316(1):22-8. PubMed ID: 3785347

1986

Pathak DR, Speizer FE, Willett WC, Rosner B, Lipnick RJ. Parity and breast cancer risk: possible effect on age at diagnosis. Int J Cancer. 1986;37(1):21-5. PubMed ID: 3941020

Lipnick RJ, Buring JE, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Willett W, Bain C, Stampfer MJ, Colditz GA, Peto R, Speizer FE. Oral contraceptives and breast cancer. A prospective cohort study. JAMA. 1986;255(1):58-61. PubMed ID: 3940306

1985

Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Colditz GA, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH. A prospective study of postmenopausal estrogen therapy and coronary heart disease. N Engl J Med. 1985;313(17):1044-9. PubMed ID: 4047106

1984

Lipnick R, Speizer FE, Bain C, Willett W, Rosner B, Stampfer MJ, Belanger C, Hennekens CH. A case-control study of risk indicators among women with premenopausal and early postmenopausal breast cancer. Cancer. 1984;53(4):1020-4. PubMed ID: 6692286

Stampfer MJ, Willett WC, Speizer FE, Dysert DC, Lipnick R, Rosner B, Hennekens CH. Test of the National Death Index. Am J Epidemiol. 1984;119(5):837-9. PubMed ID: 6720679

Hennekens CH, Speizer FE, Lipnick RJ, Rosner B, Bain C, Belanger C, Stampfer MJ, Willett W, Peto R. A case-control study of oral contraceptive use and breast cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1984;72(1):39-42. PubMed ID: 6363789

1983

Willett W, Stampfer MJ, Bain C, Lipnick R, Speizer FE, Rosner B, Cramer D, Hennekens CH. Cigarette smoking, relative weight, and menopause. Am J Epidemiol. 1983;117(6):651-8. PubMed ID: 6859020

1982

Bain C, Hennekens CH, Speizer FE, Rosner B, Willett W, Belanger C. Oral contraceptive use and malignant melanoma. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1982;68(4):537-9. PubMed ID: 6951070

1981

Bain C, Willett W, Rosner B, Speizer FE, Belanger C, Hennekens CH. Early age at first birth and decreased risk of breast cancer. Am J Epidemiol. 1981;114(5):705-9. PubMed ID: 7304598

Willett WC, Bain C, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Speizer FE. Oral contraceptives and risk of ovarian cancer. Cancer. 1981;48(7):1684-7. PubMed ID: 7284969

Bain C, Willett W, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Belanger C, Speizer FE. Use of postmenopausal hormones and risk of myocardial infarction. Circulation. 1981;64(1):42-6. PubMed ID: 7237723

Willett W, Sampson L, Bain C, Rosner B, Hennekens CH, Witschie J, Speizer FE. Vitamin supplement use among registered nurses. Am J Clin Nutr. 1981;34(6):1121-5. PubMed ID: 7234740

Willett WC, Hennekens CH, Bain C, Rosner B, Speizer FE. Cigarette smoking and non-fatal myocardial infarction in women. Am J Epidemiol. 1981;113(5):575-82. PubMed ID: 7223737

Rosenberg L, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Belanger C, Rothman KJ, Speizer FE. Early menopause and the risk of myocardial infarction. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1981;139(1):47-51. PubMed ID: 7457520

1980

Barton J, Bain C, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Belanger C, Roth A, Speizer FE. Characteristics of respondents and non-respondents to a mailed questionnaire. Am J Public Health. 1980;70(8):823-5. PubMed ID: 7416342

Belanger C, Speizer FE, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Willett W, Bain C. The Nurses' Health Study: current findings. Am J Nurs. 1980;80(7):1333. PubMed ID: 6901582

Bain C, Speizer FE, Rosner B, Belanger C, Hennekens CH. Family history of breast cancer as a risk indicator for the disease. Am J Epidemiol. 1980;111(3):301-8. PubMed ID: 7361754

Rosenberg L, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Belanger C, Rothman KJ, Speizer FE. Oral contraceptive use in relation to nonfatal myocardial infarction. Am J Epidemiol. 1980;111(1):59-66. PubMed ID: 7352460

1979

Hennekens CH, Speizer FE, Rosner B, Bain CJ, Belanger C, Peto R. Use of permanent hair dyes and cancer among registered nurses. Lancet. 1979;1(8131):1390-3. PubMed ID: 87844

1978

Belanger CF, Hennekens CH, Rosner B, Speizer FE. The Nurses’ Health Study. Am J Nurs. 1978;78(6):1039-40. PubMed ID: 248266