K M Gorey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Windsor
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Lack of access to chemotherapy for colon cancer: multiplicative disadvantage of being extremely poor, inadequately insured and African American
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9B, 3P4, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:133. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Better colon cancer care for extremely poor Canadian women compared with American women
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Work 38:240-8. 2013
  3. pmc Mediation of the effects of living in extremely poor neighborhoods by health insurance: breast cancer care and survival in California, 1996 to 2011
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario, N9B 3P4, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 12:6. 2013
  4. pmc Effects of being uninsured or underinsured and living in extremely poor neighborhoods on colon cancer care and survival in California: historical cohort analysis, 1996-2011
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, N9B 3P4, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:897. 2012
  5. pmc Air pollution and general practitioner access and utilization: a population based study in Sarnia, 'Chemical Valley,' Ontario
    Tor H Oiamo
    Department of Geography, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health 10:71. 2011
  6. pmc Impact of air pollution on hospital admissions in Southwestern Ontario, Canada: generating hypotheses in sentinel high-exposure places
    Karen Y Fung
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health 6:18. 2007
  7. pmc Associations of physician supplies with breast cancer stage at diagnosis and survival in Ontario, 1988 to 2006
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 115:3563-70. 2009
  8. pmc Wait times for surgical and adjuvant radiation treatment of breast cancer in Canada and the United States: greater socioeconomic inequity in America
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9B3P4, Canada
    Clin Invest Med 32:E239-49. 2009
  9. pmc Breast cancer survival in Canada and the USA: meta-analytic evidence of a Canadian advantage in low-income areas
    Kevin M Gorey
    Professor and Assumption University Research Chair in Canadian and American Population Health, School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9B 3P4, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1543-51. 2009
  10. pmc Breast cancer care in the Canada and the United States: ecological comparisons of extremely impoverished and affluent urban neighborhoods
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9B 3P4
    Health Place 16:156-63. 2010

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Lack of access to chemotherapy for colon cancer: multiplicative disadvantage of being extremely poor, inadequately insured and African American
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9B, 3P4, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:133. 2014
    ..An ethnicity by poverty by health insurance interaction was hypothesized such that the multiplicative disadvantage of being extremely poor and inadequately insured is worse for AAs than for non-Hispanic white Americans (NHWA)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Better colon cancer care for extremely poor Canadian women compared with American women
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Work 38:240-8. 2013
    ..Regression analyses indicated that health insurance nearly completely explained the Canadian advantages. Implications for contemporary and future reforms of U.S. health care are discussed...
  3. pmc Mediation of the effects of living in extremely poor neighborhoods by health insurance: breast cancer care and survival in California, 1996 to 2011
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario, N9B 3P4, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 12:6. 2013
    ..We examined the mediating effect of health insurance on poverty-breast cancer care and survival relationships and the moderating effect of poverty on health insurance-breast cancer care and survival relationships in California...
  4. pmc Effects of being uninsured or underinsured and living in extremely poor neighborhoods on colon cancer care and survival in California: historical cohort analysis, 1996-2011
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, N9B 3P4, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:897. 2012
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  5. pmc Air pollution and general practitioner access and utilization: a population based study in Sarnia, 'Chemical Valley,' Ontario
    Tor H Oiamo
    Department of Geography, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health 10:71. 2011
    ..This study assessed the determinants of health care access and utilization in the context of ambient air pollution in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada...
  6. pmc Impact of air pollution on hospital admissions in Southwestern Ontario, Canada: generating hypotheses in sentinel high-exposure places
    Karen Y Fung
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health 6:18. 2007
    ..We compared age-standardized hospital admission ratios of Sarnia and Windsor to London, and to generate hypotheses about potential pollutant-induced health effects in the 'Chemical Valley', Sarnia...
  7. pmc Associations of physician supplies with breast cancer stage at diagnosis and survival in Ontario, 1988 to 2006
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 115:3563-70. 2009
    ..The authors examined whether the supply of primary care physicians had protective effects on breast cancer stage and survival in Ontario and whether supply losses during the 1990s were associated with diminished protection...
  8. pmc Wait times for surgical and adjuvant radiation treatment of breast cancer in Canada and the United States: greater socioeconomic inequity in America
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9B3P4, Canada
    Clin Invest Med 32:E239-49. 2009
    ..Gaps between supply and demand may be growing. This study examined whether socioeconomic status has a differential effect on waits for surgical and adjuvant radiation treatment (RT) of breast cancer in Canada and the US...
  9. pmc Breast cancer survival in Canada and the USA: meta-analytic evidence of a Canadian advantage in low-income areas
    Kevin M Gorey
    Professor and Assumption University Research Chair in Canadian and American Population Health, School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9B 3P4, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1543-51. 2009
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that relatively poor Canadian women with breast cancer have a survival advantage over their counterparts in the USA...
  10. pmc Breast cancer care in the Canada and the United States: ecological comparisons of extremely impoverished and affluent urban neighborhoods
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9B 3P4
    Health Place 16:156-63. 2010
    ..More inclusive health insurance coverage in Canada seems the most plausible explanation for such Canadian breast cancer care advantages...
  11. pmc Physician supply and breast cancer survival
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, N9B 3P4, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:104-8. 2010
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that physician supply thresholds are associated with breast cancer survival in Ontario...
  12. pmc Effects of socioeconomic status on colon cancer treatment accessibility and survival in Toronto, Ontario, and San Francisco, California, 1996-2006
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 101:112-9. 2011
    ..We examined the differential effects of socioeconomic status on colon cancer care and survival in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and San Francisco, California...
  13. pmc Income and long-term breast cancer survival: comparisons of vulnerable urban places in Ontario and California
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Breast J 16:416-9. 2010
    ..75 [1.21, 2.53]) which seemed associated with better long-term survival (RR = 1.36 [0.99, 1.86]). This stage-adjusted, historical cohort analysis suggests much greater cancer care equity in Canada than in the United States...
  14. pmc Associations of physician supplies with colon cancer care in Ontario and California, 1996 to 2006
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada
    Dig Dis Sci 56:523-31. 2011
    ..The associations of physician supplies with colon cancer stage at diagnosis, receipt of surgery and adjuvant chemotherapy, and 5-year survival were observed within each country and compared between-country...
  15. pmc The supply of physicians and care for breast cancer in Ontario and California, 1998 to 2006
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ont, Canada
    Can J Rural Med 16:47-54. 2011
    ..We examined the differential effects of the supply of physicians on care for breast cancer in Ontario and California. We then used criteria for optimum care for breast cancer to estimate the regional needs for the supply of physicians...
  16. pmc Breast cancer survival in ontario and california, 1998-2006: socioeconomic inequity remains much greater in the United States
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ontario
    Ann Epidemiol 19:121-4. 2009
    ..A better controlled and updated comparison reaffirmed the equity advantage of Canadian health care...
  17. pmc Cancer survival in Ontario, 1986-2003: evidence of equitable advances across most diverse urban and rural places
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada
    Can J Public Health 99:12-6. 2008
    ..This study examined whether place and socio-economic status had differential effects on the survival of women diagnosed with breast cancer in Ontario during the 1980s and the 1990s...
  18. pmc Increased racial differences on breast cancer care and survival in America: historical evidence consistent with a health insurance hypothesis, 1975-2001
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 113:595-600. 2009
    ..This study examined whether race/ethnicity had differential effects on breast cancer care and survival across age strata and cohorts within stages of disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint An international comparison of cancer survival: relatively poor areas of Toronto, Ontario and three US metropolitan areas
    K M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    J Public Health Med 22:343-8. 2000
    ..It examined whether socioeconomic status has a differential effect on cancer survival in Canada and the United States...
  20. pmc An international comparison of cancer survival: metropolitan Toronto, Ontario, and Honolulu, Hawaii
    K M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 90:1866-72. 2000
    ..Comparisons of cancer survival in Canadian and US metropolitan areas have shown consistent Canadian advantages. This study tests a health insurance hypothesis by comparing cancer survival in Toronto, Ontario, and Honolulu, Hawaii...
  21. pmc An international comparison of breast cancer survival: Winnipeg, Manitoba and Des Moines, Iowa, metropolitan areas
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 13:32-41. 2003
    ..Extending previous Canadian-United States cancer survival comparisons in large metropolitan areas, this study compares breast cancer survival in smaller metropolitan areas: Winnipeg, Manitoba and Des Moines, Iowa...
  22. ncbi request reprint Association between socioeconomic status and cancer incidence in Toronto, Ontario: possible confounding of cancer mortality by incidence and survival
    K M Gorey
    University of Windsor, Ont
    Cancer Prev Control 2:236-41. 1998
    ..To observe the association between socioeconomic status (SES) and cancer incidence in a cohort of Canadians...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of case management with severely and persistently mentally ill people
    K M Gorey
    Social Work Program, University of Windsor, Ontario
    Community Ment Health J 34:241-50. 1998
    ..Important questions concerning the differential effectiveness of case management by specific program, worker, client, and client-worker relationship characteristics remain to be answered...
  24. pmc Social, prognostic, and therapeutic factors associated with cancer survival: a population-based study in metropolitan Detroit, Michigan
    Kevin M Gorey
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, Windsor, Canada
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 14:478-88. 2003
  25. pmc Lower adherence to screening mammography guidelines among ethnic minority women in America: a meta-analytic review
    Rebecca J Purc-Stephenson
    Department of Psychology, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Ave, Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9B 3X2
    Prev Med 46:479-88. 2008
    ..This study investigates the association between ethnic minority status and receiving a screening mammogram within the past 2 years among American women over 50...
  26. pmc Air pollution and daily hospital admissions for cardiovascular diseases in Windsor, Ontario
    Karen Y Fung
    1 Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON N9B 3P4
    Can J Public Health 96:29-33. 2005
    ..To examine the role that ambient air pollution plays in exacerbating cardiovascular disease hospitalization in Windsor, Ontario...
  27. pmc Association of ambient air pollution with respiratory hospitalization in a government-designated "area of concern": the case of Windsor, Ontario
    Isaac N Luginaah
    Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 113:290-6. 2005
    ..These findings provide policy makers with current risks estimates of respiratory hospitalization as a result of poor ambient air quality in a government designated "area of concern."..
  28. ncbi request reprint Occupational histories of cancer patients in a Canadian cancer treatment center and the generated hypothesis regarding breast cancer and farming
    James T Brophy
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:346-53. 2002
    ..This effort points to a need for investigation of the possible association between breast cancer and agricultural hazards such as pesticides...
  29. ncbi request reprint Occupation and breast cancer: a Canadian case-control study
    James T Brophy
    Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:765-77. 2006
    ..The findings indicate the need for further study to determine which aspects of farming may be of biological importance and to better understand the significance of timing of exposure in terms of cancer risk...
  30. pmc Regarding "Associations between socioeconomic status and cancer survival"
    Kevin M Gorey
    Ann Epidemiol 16:789-91; author reply 792-3. 2006
  31. ncbi request reprint Cancer and construction: what occupational histories in a Canadian community reveal
    James T Brophy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:32-8. 2007
    ..The increased risk among construction workers supports the need for more comprehensive study of exposures in this occupational group...