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Below are articles from the Adventist Health Study-2.

Vegetarian Dietary Patterns and the Risk of Colorectal Cancers.
Orlich, Michael J; Singh, Pramil N; Sabaté, Joan; Fan, Jing; Sveen, Lars; Bennett, Hannelore; Knutsen, Synnove F; Beeson, W Lawrence; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Butler, Terry L; Herring, R Patti; Fraser, Gary E
JAMA internal medicine. 2015 Mar
Pubmed ID: 25751512 | DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.59

Reliability of Meat, Fish, Dairy, and Egg Intake Over a 33-Year Interval in Adventist Health Study-2.
Singh, Pramil N; Batech, Michael; Faed, Pegah; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Martins, Marcia; Fraser, Gary E
Nutrition and cancer. 2014 Sep; (accepted for publication)1-7
Pubmed ID: 25298211 | DOI: 10.1080/01635581.2014.956249

Patterns of food consumption among vegetarians and non-vegetarians.
Orlich, Michael J; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Sabaté, Joan; Fan, Jing; Singh, Pramil N; Fraser, Gary Ernest
The British journal of nutrition. 2014 Oct; (In Press)1-10
Pubmed ID: 25247790 | DOI: 10.1017/S000711451400261X

Vegetarian diets in the Adventist Health Study-2: a review of initial published findings.
Orlich, Michael J; Fraser, Gary E
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2014 Jun; 100(Supplement 1):353S-358S
Pubmed ID: 24898223 | DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.113.071233

Global epidemiology of obesity, vegetarian dietary patterns, and noncommunicable disease in Asian Indians.
Singh, Pramil N; Arthur, Kristen N; Orlich, Michael J; James, Wesley; Purty, Anil; Job, Jayakaran S; Rajaram, Sujatha; Sabaté, Joan
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2014 May; 100(Supplement 1):359S-364S
Pubmed ID: 24847857 | DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.113.071571

Vegetarian diets and cardiovascular risk factors in black members of the Adventist Health Study-2.
Fraser, Gary; Katuli, Sozina; Anousheh, Ramtin; Knutsen, Synnove; Herring, Patti; Fan, Jing
Public health nutrition. 2014 Mar; p. 1-9
Pubmed ID: 24636393 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980014000263

Authors' response.
Rizzo, Nico S; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Sabate, Joan; Fraser, Gary E
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 2014 Feb; 114(2):197-8
Pubmed ID: 24439819 | DOI: 10.1016/j.jand.2013.12.003

Obesity and life expectancy among long-lived Black adults.
Singh, Pramil N; Clark, Ralph W; Herring, Patti; Sabaté, Joan; Shavlik, David; Fraser, Gary E
The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences. 2014 Jan; 69(1):63-72
Pubmed ID: 23682156 | DOI: 10.1093/gerona/glt049

Tree nuts are inversely associated with metabolic syndrome and obesity: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Haddad, Ella; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E; Sabaté, Joan
PloS one. 2014 Jan; 9(1):e85133
Pubmed ID: 24416351 | DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085133

Lack of adjustment for body mass index--reply.
Orlich, Michael J; Fraser, Gary E
JAMA internal medicine. 2014 Jan; 174(1):169
Pubmed ID: 24394938 | DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.11169

Recruiting and motivating black subjects to complete a lengthy survey in a large cohort study: an exploration of different strategies.
Herring, Patti; Butler, Terry; Hall, Sonja; Bennett, Hannelore; Montgomery, Susanne B; Fraser, Gary
BMC medical research methodology. 2014 Jan; 14:46
Pubmed ID: 24708740 | DOI: 10.1186/1471-2288-14-46

Soy isoflavone intake and the likelihood of ever becoming a mother: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Jacobsen, Bjarne K; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Knutsen, Synnøve F; Fan, Jing; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E
International journal of women's health. 2014 Jan; 6:377-84
Pubmed ID: 24741329 | DOI: 10.2147/IJWH.S57137

Nutrient profiles of vegetarian and nonvegetarian dietary patterns.
Rizzo, Nico S; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Sabate, Joan; Fraser, Gary E
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. 2013 Dec; 113(12):1610-9
Pubmed ID: 23988511 | DOI: 10.1016/j.jand.2013.06.349

Vegan diets and hypothyroidism.
Tonstad, Serena; Nathan, Edward; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary
Nutrients. 2013 Nov; 5(11):4642-52
Pubmed ID: 24264226 | DOI: 10.3390/nu5114642

Vegan diets and hypothyroidism.
Tonstad, Serena; Nathan, Edward; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary
Nutrients. 2013 Nov; 5(11):4642-52
Pubmed ID: 24264226 | DOI: 10.3390/nu5114642

Legumes and meat analogues consumption are associated with hip fracture risk independently of meat intake among Caucasian men and women: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Lousuebsakul-Matthews, Vichuda; Thorpe, Donna L; Knutsen, Raymond; Beeson, W Larry; Fraser, Gary E; Knutsen, Synnove F
Public health nutrition. 2013 Sep; p. 1-11
Pubmed ID: 24103482 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980013002693

Legumes and meat analogues consumption are associated with hip fracture risk independently of meat intake among Caucasian men and women: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Lousuebsakul-Matthews, Vichuda; Thorpe, Donna L; Knutsen, Raymond; Beeson, W Larry; Fraser, Gary E; Knutsen, Synnove F
Public health nutrition. 2013 Sep; p. 1-11
Pubmed ID: 24103482 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980013002693

Relationship of vitamin D levels to blood pressure in a biethnic population.
Sakamoto, R; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Haddad, E; Oda, K; Fraser, G E; Tonstad, S
Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD. 2013 Aug; 23(8):776-84
Pubmed ID: 22770642 | DOI: 10.1016/j.numecd.2012.04.014

Vegetarian dietary patterns and mortality in Adventist Health Study-2.
Orlich, Michael J; Singh, Pramil N; Sabaté, Joan; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fan, Jing; Knutsen, Synnove; Beeson, W Lawrence; Fraser, Gary E
JAMA internal medicine. 2013 Jul; 173(13):1230-8
Pubmed ID: 23836264 | DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.6473

Body mass index at age 20 and subsequent childbearing: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Jacobsen, Bjarne K; Knutsen, Synnøve F; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E
Journal of women's health (2002). 2013 May; 22(5):460-6
Pubmed ID: 23611121 | DOI: 10.1089/jwh.2012.3727

Vegetarian diets and incidence of diabetes in the Adventist Health Study-2.
Tonstad, S; Stewart, K; Oda, K; Batech, M; Herring, R P; Fraser, G E
Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD. 2013 Apr; 23(4):292-9
Pubmed ID: 21983060 | DOI: 10.1016/j.numecd.2011.07.004

Vegetarian diets and the incidence of cancer in a low-risk population.
Tantamango-Bartley, Yessenia; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fan, Jing; Fraser, Gary
Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 2013 Feb; 22(2):286-94
Pubmed ID: 23169929 | DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-12-1060

Utilization of prostate cancer screening according to dietary patterns and other demographic variables. The Adventist Health Study-2.
Ibrayev, Yermek; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E; Knutsen, Synnove F
Journal of Cancer. 2013 Jan; 4(5):416-26
Pubmed ID: 23833686 | DOI: 10.7150/jca.6442

Obesity at age 20 and the risk of miscarriages, irregular periods and reported problems of becoming pregnant: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Jacobsen, Bjarne K; Knutsen, Synnøve F; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E
European journal of epidemiology. 2012 Dec; 27(12):923-31
Pubmed ID: 23224589 | DOI: 10.1007/s10654-012-9749-8

Validation of recall of body weight over a 26-year period in cohort members of the Adventist Health Study-2.
Kyulo, Namgyal L; Knutsen, Synnove F; Tonstad, Serena; Fraser, Gary E; Singh, Pramil N
Annals of epidemiology. 2012 Sep; 22(10):744-6
Pubmed ID: 22863312 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2012.06.106

Vegetarian diets and blood pressure among white subjects: results from the Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2).
Pettersen, Betty J; Anousheh, Ramtin; Fan, Jing; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary E
Public health nutrition. 2012 Sep; 15(10):1909-16
Pubmed ID: 22230619 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980011003454

Regression calibration when foods (measured with error) are the variables of interest: markedly non-Gaussian data with many zeroes.
Fraser, Gary E; Stram, Daniel O
American journal of epidemiology. 2012 Feb; 175(4):325-31
Pubmed ID: 22268227 | DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwr316

Race-specific validation of food intake obtained from a comprehensive FFQ: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fan, Jing; Sabaté, Joan; Knutsen, Synnove F; Haddad, Ella; Beeson, W Lawrence; Herring, R Patti; Butler, Terrence L; Bennett, Hannelore; Fraser, Gary E
Public health nutrition. 2011 Nov; 14(11):1988-97
Pubmed ID: 21557864 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980011000735

Soy milk and dairy consumption is independently associated with ultrasound attenuation of the heel bone among postmenopausal women: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Matthews, Vichuda Lousuebsakul; Knutsen, Synnove F; Beeson, W Lawrence; Fraser, Gary E
Nutrition research (New York, N.Y.). 2011 Sep; 31(10):766-75
Pubmed ID: 22074801 | DOI: 10.1016/j.nutres.2011.09.016

Association between dietary fiber and incident cases of colon polyps: the adventist health study.
Tantamango, Yessenia M; Knutsen, Synnove F; Beeson, Larry; Fraser, Gary; Sabate, Joan
Gastrointestinal cancer research : GCR. 2011 Oct; 4(5-6):161-7
Pubmed ID: 22295127

Vegetarian dietary patterns are associated with a lower risk of metabolic syndrome: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Rizzo, Nico S; Sabaté, Joan; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary E
Diabetes care. 2011 May; 34(5):1225-7
Pubmed ID: 21411506 | DOI: 10.2337/dc10-1221

Foods and food groups associated with the incidence of colorectal polyps: the Adventist Health Study.
Tantamango, Yessenia M; Knutsen, Synnove F; Beeson, W Lawrence; Fraser, Gary; Sabate, Joan
Nutrition and cancer. 2011 Jan; 63(4):565-72
Pubmed ID: 21547850 | DOI: 10.1080/01635581.2011.551988

Validation of self-reported anthropometrics in the Adventist Health Study-2.
Bes-Rastrollo, Maira; Sabaté, Joan; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary E
BMC public health. 2011 Jan; 11:213
Pubmed ID: 21466678 | DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-213

The contribution of dietary studies in Seventh-day Adventists to vegetarian nutrition.
Haddad, Ella
Vegetarian Nutrition Update. 2011; 29(4):1-25
Pubmed ID: none

The association between incident self-reported fibromyalgia and nonpsychiatric factors: 25-years follow-up of the Adventist Health Study.
Choi, Chan-Jin; Knutsen, Raymond; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E; Knutsen, Synnove Fonnebo
The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society. 2010 Sep; 11(10):994-1003
Pubmed ID: 20400378 | DOI: 10.1016/j.jpain.2010.01.267

Validation of nutrient intake using an FFQ and repeated 24 h recalls in black and white subjects of the Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2).
Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Knutsen, Synnove F; Sabaté, Joan; Beeson, W Lawrence; Chan, Jacqueline; Herring, R Patti; Butler, Terrence L; Haddad, Ella; Bennett, Hannelore; Montgomery, Susanne; Sharma, Shalini S; Oda, Keiji; Fraser, Gary E
Public health nutrition. 2010 Jun; 13(6):812-9
Pubmed ID: 19968897 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980009992072

Determinants of serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D levels in a nationwide cohort of blacks and non-Hispanic whites.
Chan, Jacqueline; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary E
Cancer causes & control : CCC. 2010 Apr; 21(4):501-11
Pubmed ID: 20012182 | DOI: 10.1007/s10552-009-9481-1

Reliability of serum and urinary isoflavone estimates.
Fraser, Gary E; Franke, Adrian A; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Bennett, Hannelore
Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals. 2010 Mar; 15(2):135-9
Pubmed ID: 19863459 | DOI: 10.3109/13547500903335927

Recruiting black Americans in a large cohort study: the Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2) design, methods and participant characteristics.
Herring, R Patti; Butler, Terry; Hall, Sonja; Montgomery, Susanne B; Fraser, Gary E
Ethnicity & disease. 2010 Jan; 20(4):437-43
Pubmed ID: 21305834

Vegetarian diets: what do we know of their effects on common chronic diseases?
Fraser, Gary E
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2009 May; 89(5):1607S-1612S
Pubmed ID: 19321569 | DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.2009.26736K

Type of vegetarian diet, body weight, and prevalence of type 2 diabetes.
Tonstad, Serena; Butler, Terry; Yan, Ru; Fraser, Gary E
Diabetes care. 2009 May; 32(5):791-6
Pubmed ID: 19351712 | DOI: 10.2337/dc08-1886

Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D status of vegetarians, partial vegetarians, and nonvegetarians: the Adventist Health Study-2.
Chan, Jacqueline; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary E
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2009 May; 89(5):1686S-1692S
Pubmed ID: 19339396 | DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.2009.26736X

Missing data in a long food frequency questionnaire: are imputed zeroes correct?
Fraser, Gary E; Yan, Ru; Butler, Terry L; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Beeson, W Lawrence; Chan, Jacqueline
Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.). 2009 Mar; 20(2):289-94
Pubmed ID: 19177024 | DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e31819642c4

For the patient. Why do only some Seventh-Day Adventists participate in research studies?
Lampkin, Andy; Yancey, Antronette K; Wilson, Colwick; Fraser, Gary E
Ethnicity & disease. 2009 Jan; 19(4):479
Pubmed ID: 20073152

Regional differences in attitudes that may affect health behavior and willingness to participate in research among Black Seventh-day Adventists.
Lampkin, Andy; Yancey, Antronette K; Wilson, Colwick; Fraser, Gary E
Ethnicity & disease. 2009 Jan; 19(4):439-46
Pubmed ID: 20073146

Effects of meat consumption and vegetarian diet on risk of wrist fracture over 25 years in a cohort of peri- and postmenopausal women.
Thorpe, Donna L; Knutsen, Synnove F; Beeson, W Lawrence; Rajaram, Sujatha; Fraser, Gary E
Public health nutrition. 2008 Jun; 11(6):564-72
Pubmed ID: 17686206 | DOI: 10.1017/S1368980007000808

Validation of soy protein estimates from a food-frequency questionnaire with repeated 24-h recalls and isoflavonoid excretion in overnight urine in a Western population with a wide range of soy intakes.
Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary E; Chan, Jacqueline; Franke, Adrian; Sabaté, Joan
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2008 May; 87(5):1422-7
Pubmed ID: 18469267

Black art posters, an incentive to increase study enrollment among Blacks in a large cohort study.
Yancey, Antronette K; Herring, R Patti; Fraser, Gary E; Yan, Ru; Baker, Phyllip; Lampkin, Andrew; Kyle, James
Preventive medicine. 2008 Apr; 46(4):370-3
Pubmed ID: 18234325 | DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2007.12.011

Cohort profile: The Adventist Health Study-2 (AHS-2).
Butler, Terry L; Fraser, Gary E; Beeson, W Lawrence; Knutsen, Synnøve F; Herring, R Patti; Chan, Jacqueline; Sabaté, Joan; Montgomery, Susanne; Haddad, Ella; Preston-Martin, Susan; Bennett, Hannelore; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen
International journal of epidemiology. 2008 Apr; 37(2):260-5
Pubmed ID: 17726038 | DOI: 10.1093/ije/dym165

Comparing self-reported disease outcomes, diet, and lifestyles in a national cohort of black and white Seventh-day Adventists.
Montgomery, Susanne; Herring, Patti; Yancey, Antronette K; Beeson, Larry; Butler, Terry; Knutsen, Synnove; Sabate, Joan; Chan, Jacqueline; Preston-Martin, Susan; Fraser, Gary
Preventing chronic disease. 2007 Jul; 4(3):A62
Pubmed ID: 17572966

Feasibility of running clinics to collect biological specimens in a nationwide cohort study--Adventist Health Study-2.
Chan, Jacqueline; Knutsen, Synnove F; Sabate, Joan; Haddad, Ella; Yan, Ru; Fraser, Gary E
Annals of epidemiology. 2007 Jun; 17(6):454-7
Pubmed ID: 17395486 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2006.10.018

Guided multiple imputation of missing data: using a subsample to strengthen the missing-at-random assumption.
Fraser, Gary; Yan, Ru
Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.). 2007 Mar; 18(2):246-52
Pubmed ID: 17259903 | DOI: 10.1097/01.ede.0000254708.40228.8b

Specificity in dietary population research.
Fraser, Gary E; Butler, Terry
Annals of epidemiology. 2007 Mar; 17(3):208
Pubmed ID: 16882470 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2006.06.006

The contribution of soul and Caribbean foods to nutrient intake in a sample of Blacks of US and Caribbean descent in the Adventist Health Study-2: a pilot study.
Akbar, Jabar A; Jaceldo-Siegl, Karen; Fraser, Gary; Herring, R Patti; Yancey, Antronette K
Ethnicity & disease. 2007 Jan; 17(2):244-9
Pubmed ID: 17682353

A multivariate method for measurement error correction using pairs of concentration biomarkers.
Fraser, Gary E; Yan, Ru
Annals of epidemiology. 2007 Jan; 17(1):64-73
Pubmed ID: 17140813 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2006.08.002

The effect of vigorous physical activity and risk of wrist fracture over 25 years in a low-risk survivor cohort.
Thorpe, Donna L; Knutsen, Synnove F; Beeson, W Lawrence; Fraser, Gary E
Journal of bone and mineral metabolism. 2006 Jan; 24(6):476-83
Pubmed ID: 17072740 | DOI: 10.1007/s00774-006-0715-y

Recruiting blacks to the Adventist health study: Do follow-up phone calls increase response rates?
Bell, La Shawnta; Butler, Terry L; Herring, R Patti; Yancey, Antronette K; Fraser, Gary E
Annals of epidemiology. 2005 Sep; 15(9):667-72
Pubmed ID: 15921927 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2005.02.003

Correlations between estimated and true dietary intakes: using two instrumental variables.
Fraser, Gary E; Butler, Terrence L; Shavlik, David
Annals of epidemiology. 2005 Aug; 15(7):509-18
Pubmed ID: 16029843 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2004.12.012

Correlations between estimated and true dietary intakes.
Fraser, Gary E; Shavlik, David J
Annals of epidemiology. 2004 Apr; 14(4):287-95
Pubmed ID: 15066609 | DOI: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2003.08.008

Understanding the challenges in recruiting blacks to a longitudinal cohort study: the Adventist health study.
Herring, Patti; Montgomery, Susanne; Yancey, Antronette K; Williams, David; Fraser, Gary
Ethnicity & disease. 2004 Jan; 14(3):423-30
Pubmed ID: 15328945

A search for truth in dietary epidemiology.
Fraser, Gary E
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2003 Oct; 78(3 Suppl):521S-525S
Pubmed ID: 12936944

Comparison of adipose tissue fatty acids with dietary fatty acids as measured by 24-hour recall and food frequency questionnaire in Black and White Adventists: the Adventist Health Study.
Knutsen, Synnøve F; Fraser, Gary E; Beeson, W Lawrence; Lindsted, Kristian D; Shavlik, David J
Annals of epidemiology. 2003 Feb; 13(2):119-27
Pubmed ID: 12559671

Comparing biological measurements of vitamin C, folate, alpha-tocopherol and carotene with 24-hour dietary recall information in nonhispanic blacks and whites.
Knutsen, S F; Fraser, G E; Linsted, K D; Beeson, W L; Shavlik, D J
Annals of epidemiology. 2001 Aug; 11(6):406-16
Pubmed ID: 11454500

Validity of a physical activity questionnaire among African-American Seventh-day Adventists.
Singh, P N; Fraser, G E; Knutsen, S F; Lindsted, K D; Bennett, H W
Medicine and science in sports and exercise. 2001 Mar; 33(3):468-75
Pubmed ID: 11252076

Urinary 1-methylhistidine is a marker of meat consumption in Black and in White California Seventh-day Adventists.
Myint, T; Fraser, G E; Lindsted, K D; Knutsen, S F; Hubbard, R W; Bennett, H W
American journal of epidemiology. 2000 Sep; 152(8):752-5
Pubmed ID: 11052553