Recent Publications

Jenkins WD, Lipka AE, Fogleman AJ, Delfino KR, Malhi RS, Hendricks B. Variance in disease risk: rural populations and genetic diversity. Genome. 2016 Jul;59(7):519-25. doi: 10.1139/gen-2016-0077. Epub 2016 May 24. PMID: 27334395

Clemons J, Zahnd WE, Nutt M, Sadowski D, Dynda D, Alanee S. Impact of Urologist Density and County Rurality on the Practice of Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection and Cancer-Specific Death in Patients with Nonseminomatous Germ Cell Tumors. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2016 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27409991

Jenkins WD, Botchway A. Young adults with depression are at increased risk of sexually transmitted disease. Prev Med. 2016 Jul;88:86-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.03.020. Epub 2016 Apr 4. PMID: 27058942

Zahnd WE. Consideration of geographic context in breast cancer in African American women. Cancer. 2016 Jul 1;122(13):2117-8. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30032. Epub 2016 Apr 18. No abstract available. PMID: 27089220

Jenkins WD, Zahnd WE, Spenner A, Wiley C, Roles R, Potini Y, Jones LS. Comparison of Cancer-specific and General Health Literacy Assessments in an Educated Population: Correlations and Modifying Factors. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Jun;31(2):268-71. doi: 10.1007/s13187-015-0816-1. PMID: 25820603

Sadowski DJ, Geiger SW, Mueller GS, Zahnd WE, Alanee SR, McVary KT. Kidney Cancer in Rural Illinois: Lower Incidence Yet Higher Mortality Rates. Urology. 2016 May 20. pii: S0090-4295(16)30218-7. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2016.05.022. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27215485

Rogers V, Salzeider C, Holzum L, Milbrandt T, Zahnd W, Puczynski M. Keep Kids in School: A Collaborative Community Effort to Increase Compliance With State-Mandated Health Requirements. J Sch Health. 2016 May;86(5):382-5. doi: 10.1111/josh.12389. PMID: 27040475

Pearson WS, Gift TL, Leichliter JS, Jenkins WD. Differences in Treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis by Ambulatory Care Setting. J Community Health. 2015 Dec;40(6):1115-21. doi: 10.1007/s10900-015-0037-x. PMID: 25940936

Mueller-Luckey GS, Zahnd WE, Garner K, Heitkamp R, Jenkins WD, Boehler MD, Steward DE. The Mini Report: a Practical Tool to Address Lung Cancer Disparities in Rural Communities. J Cancer Educ. 2015 Oct 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26439920

Mueller GS, Clayton AL, Zahnd WE, Hollenbeck KM, Barrow ME, Jenkins WD, Ruez DR Jr. Manuscript title: Geospatial analysis of Cancer risk and residential proximity to coal mines in Illinois. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2015 Oct;120:155-62. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2015.05.037. Epub 2015 Jun 11. Review. PMID: 26072196

Zahnd WE, Rogers V, Smith T, Ryherd SJ, Botchway A, Steward DE. Gender-specific relationships between socioeconomic disadvantage and obesity in elementary school students. Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:138-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.08.021. Epub 2015 Sep 5. PMID: 26348456

Zahnd WE, Mueller GS, Fogleman AJ, Jenkins WD. Intrastate Variations in Rural Cancer Risk and Incidence: An Illinois Case Study. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2015 Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26193050
Alanee S, Clemons J, Zahnd W, Sadowski D, Dynda D. Trichloroethylene Is Associated with Kidney Cancer Mortality: A Population-based Analysis. Anticancer Res. 2015 Jul;35(7):4009-13. PMID: 26124349

Fogleman AJ, Mueller GS, Jenkins WD. Does where you live play an important role in cancer incidence in the U.S.? Am J Cancer Res. 2015 Jun 15;5(7):2314-9. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26328263
Frye TP, Sadowski DJ, Zahnd WE, Jenkins WD, Dynda DI, Mueller GS, Alanee SR, McVary KT. Impact of county rurality and urologist density on urological cancer mortality in Illinois. J Urol. 2015 May;193(5):1608-13. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2014.11.100. Epub 2014 Dec 10. PMID: 25498569

Rogers LQ, Fogleman A, Trammell R, Hopkins-Price P, Spenner A, Vicari S, Rao K, Courneya KS, Hoelzer K, Robbs R, Verhulst S. Inflammation and psychosocial factors mediate exercise effects on sleep quality in breast cancer survivors: pilot randomized controlled trial. Psychooncology. 2015 Mar;24(3):302-10. doi: 10.1002/pon.3594. Epub 2014 Jun 11. PMID: 24916951

Rogers LQ, Fogleman A, Verhulst S, Bhugra M, Rao K, Malone J, Robbs R, Robbins KT. Refining Measurement of Social Cognitive Theory Factors Associated with Exercise Adherence in Head and Neck Cancer Patients. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2015;33(5):467-87. doi: 10.1080/07347332.2015.1067277. PMID: 26177345

Jenkins WD, LeVault K, Sutcliffe S. Chlamydia trachomatis infection: possible cofactor for oropharyngeal cancer development? Oral Oncol. 2015 Feb;51(2):e8-9. doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2014.11.015. Epub 2014 Dec 12. No abstract available. PMID: 25500096

Alanee S, Dynda D, LeVault K, Mueller G, Sadowski D, Wilber A, Jenkins WD, Dynda M. Delivering kidney cancer care in rural Central and Southern Illinois: a telemedicine approach. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2014 Nov;23(6):739-44. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12248. Epub 2014 Oct 7. PMID: 25286964

Rogers LQ, Vicari S, Trammell R, Hopkins-Price P, Fogleman A, Spenner A, Rao K, Courneya KS, Hoelzer KS, Robbs R, Verhulst S. Biobehavioral factors mediate exercise effects on fatigue in breast cancer survivors. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2014 Jun;46(6):1077-88. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000210. PMID: 24212124