- Timely care after an abnormal mammogram among low-income women in a public breast cancer screening programRebecca Lobb
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Arch Intern Med 170:521-8. 2010..However, the effect of these policies on timeliness of care has not been empirically evaluated...
- Stage of breast cancer at diagnosis among low-income women with access to mammographyRebecca Lobb
Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cancer 116:5487-96. 2010..This study assessed the relationship between area-level poverty and stage of breast cancer at diagnosis among low-income women when screening mammography was available at no cost...
- Use of evidence-based strategies to promote mammography among medically underserved womenRebecca Lobb
Centre for Research on Inner City Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Prev Med 40:561-5. 2011..Several web-based resources recommend effective intervention strategies to promote use of mammography but there is limited information on whether the strategies are used, particularly by organizations that serve medically underserved women...
- Colorectal cancer screening: prevalence among low-income groups with health insuranceKaren M Emmons
Dana Farber Cancer Institute Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 28:169-77. 2009..There were no differences by race/ethnicity. This study suggests that insurance coverage for CRC screening should be considered as part of a comprehensive approach to address CRC disparities...