Scarlett L Gomez

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incidence trends of lung cancer by immigration status among Chinese Americans
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California Department of Health Research and Policy Epidemiology, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California Stanford Cancer Institute, Palo Alto, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:1157-64. 2015
  2. pmc Survival following non-small cell lung cancer among Asian/Pacific Islander, Latina, and Non-Hispanic white women who have never smoked
    Scarlett L Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:545-54. 2011
  3. pmc Lymphoid malignancies in U.S. Asians: incidence rate differences by birthplace and acculturation
    Christina A Clarke
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1064-77. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Impact of neighborhoods and body size on survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Salma Shariff-Marco
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA, USA Department of Health Research and Policy Epidemiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, CA, USA Electronic address
    Health Place 36:162-72. 2015
  5. pmc The influence of nativity and neighborhoods on breast cancer stage at diagnosis and survival among California Hispanic women
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:603. 2010
  6. pmc Asian ethnicity and breast cancer subtypes: a study from the California Cancer Registry
    Melinda L Telli
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:471-8. 2011
  7. pmc Head and neck cancer-specific survival based on socioeconomic status in Asians and Pacific Islanders
    Karen P Chu
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5847, USA
    Cancer 117:1935-45. 2011
  8. pmc The association between neighborhood characteristics and body size and physical activity in the California teachers study cohort
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, 94538, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:689-97. 2012
  9. pmc Breast cancer incidence patterns among California Hispanic women: differences by nativity and residence in an enclave
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1208-18. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Use of and mortality after bilateral mastectomy compared with other surgical treatments for breast cancer in California, 1998-2011
    Allison W Kurian
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California2Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    JAMA 312:902-14. 2014

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Incidence trends of lung cancer by immigration status among Chinese Americans
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California Department of Health Research and Policy Epidemiology, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California Stanford Cancer Institute, Palo Alto, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:1157-64. 2015
    ..Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death among Chinese Americans. A detailed examination of incidence trends by immigration status and histology may inform the etiology of lung cancer in this growing population...
  2. pmc Survival following non-small cell lung cancer among Asian/Pacific Islander, Latina, and Non-Hispanic white women who have never smoked
    Scarlett L Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:545-54. 2011
    ..This study examined survival patterns following non-small cell lung cancer in a population-based sample of lung cancer cases from the San Francisco Bay Area Lung Cancer Study (SFBALCS)...
  3. pmc Lymphoid malignancies in U.S. Asians: incidence rate differences by birthplace and acculturation
    Christina A Clarke
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1064-77. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Impact of neighborhoods and body size on survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Salma Shariff-Marco
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA, USA Department of Health Research and Policy Epidemiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, CA, USA Electronic address
    Health Place 36:162-72. 2015
    ..Our findings suggest that WHR is an important modifiable prognostic factor for breast cancer survivors. Future WHR interventions should account for neighborhood characteristics that may influence WHR. ..
  5. pmc The influence of nativity and neighborhoods on breast cancer stage at diagnosis and survival among California Hispanic women
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:603. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Asian ethnicity and breast cancer subtypes: a study from the California Cancer Registry
    Melinda L Telli
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:471-8. 2011
    ..Given the poor prognosis and high treatment costs of HER2-positive breast cancer, our results have implications for healthcare resource utilization, cancer biology, and clinical care...
  7. pmc Head and neck cancer-specific survival based on socioeconomic status in Asians and Pacific Islanders
    Karen P Chu
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5847, USA
    Cancer 117:1935-45. 2011
    ..This study's purpose was to examine the effect of SES on disease-specific survival (DSS) and overall survival (OS) in APIs with HNC using population-based data...
  8. pmc The association between neighborhood characteristics and body size and physical activity in the California teachers study cohort
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, 94538, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:689-97. 2012
    ..We considered interactions between physical activity and body mass index (BMI) and neighborhood factors...
  9. pmc Breast cancer incidence patterns among California Hispanic women: differences by nativity and residence in an enclave
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1208-18. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Use of and mortality after bilateral mastectomy compared with other surgical treatments for breast cancer in California, 1998-2011
    Allison W Kurian
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California2Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    JAMA 312:902-14. 2014
    ..Bilateral mastectomy is increasingly used to treat unilateral breast cancer. Because it may have medical and psychosocial complications, a better understanding of its use and outcomes is essential to optimizing cancer care...
  11. pmc The burden of liver cancer in Asians and Pacific Islanders in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, 1990 through 2004
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer 109:2100-8. 2007
    ..In this study, liver cancer incidence trends were evaluated in Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese men and women in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area of California between 1990 and 2004...
  12. doi request reprint Lung cancer incidence trends by histology type among Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander populations in the United States, 1990-2010
    Iona Cheng
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2250-65. 2014
    ..To better understand the patterns of lung cancer incidence among AANHPIs, we examined the incidence trends of five histologic cell types of lung cancer across ten AANHPI populations in comparison with non-Hispanic Whites...
  13. pmc Breast cancer treatment across health care systems: linking electronic medical records and state registry data to enable outcomes research
    Allison W Kurian
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California
    Cancer 120:103-11. 2014
    ..In the current study, the authors analyzed the information yielded by integrating breast cancer data from 3 sources: electronic medical records (EMRs) from 2 health care systems and the state registry...
  14. pmc Lung cancer incidence in never smokers
    Heather A Wakelee
    Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:472-8. 2007
    ..However, data on this topic, particularly lung cancer incidence rates in never smokers, are limited...
  15. pmc Availability and accuracy of medical record information on language usage of cancer patients from a multi-ethnic population
    Laura A McClure
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:480-8. 2010
    ..However, for the data to be useful for research and reducing language barriers in medical care, the information must be collected in a consistent and accurate manner...
  16. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in mortality after diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in the modern treatment era
    Li Tao
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA
    Blood 123:3553-62. 2014
    ..These disparities suggest there are barriers, including inadequate insurance coverage with additional financial burden, to effective treatment among socioeconomically disadvantaged patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Variability among hospitals and staff in collection of race, ethnicity, birthplace, and socioeconomic information in the greater San Francisco Bay Area
    Scarlett L Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    J Registry Manag 36:105-10. 2009
    ..Nationally standardized policies, including standards for where, what, and when these data should be collected, are necessary for accurate and uniform data collection, and for effectively addressing health disparities...
  18. pmc Patterns and predictors of breast cancer chemotherapy use in Kaiser Permanente Northern California, 2004-2007
    Allison W Kurian
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:247-60. 2013
    ..72, 95 % CI 1.02-2.90). In this equal-access healthcare system, chemotherapy use followed practice guidelines, but varied by race and socio-demographic factors. These findings may inform efforts to optimize quality in breast cancer care...
  19. pmc Neighborhood influences on recreational physical activity and survival after breast cancer
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA, 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 25:1295-308. 2014
    ..However, no previous studies have considered the influence of the social and built environment on physical activity and survival among breast cancer patients...
  20. pmc Racial and social class gradients in life expectancy in contemporary California
    Christina A Clarke
    Northern California Cancer Center, Surveillance Research, 2201 Walnut Ave, Fremont, CA 94538, United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:1373-80. 2010
    ..Neighborhood SES represents a readily-available metric for ongoing surveillance of health disparities in the US...
  21. ncbi request reprint Differences in prognostic factors and survival among white and Asian men with prostate cancer, California, 1995-2004
    Anthony S Robbins
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, Sacramento, California, USA
    Cancer 110:1255-63. 2007
    ..S., a large proportion of whom reside in California. There do not appear to be any published data on prostate cancer survival for the more recently immigrated Asian subgroups (Korean, South Asian [SA], and Vietnamese)...
  22. pmc Why do Asian-American women have lower rates of breast conserving surgery: results of a survey regarding physician perceptions
    Jane T Pham
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:246. 2009
    ..US Asian women with early-stage breast cancer are more likely to receive a modified radical mastectomy (MRM) than White women, contrary to clinical recommendations regarding breast conserving treatment (BCT)...