Gery P Guy

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of indoor tanning devices by high school students in the United States, 2009
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 52, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A116. 2011
  2. pmc Preventing skin cancer through reduction of indoor tanning: current evidence
    Meg Watson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:682-9. 2013
  3. pmc Patterns of sunscreen use on the face and other exposed skin among US adults
    Dawn M Holman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 73:83-92.e1. 2015
  4. pmc Annual patient time costs associated with medical care among cancer survivors in the United States
    K Robin Yabroff
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Information Management Services Inc Rockville, MD Institute for Technology Assessment, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Med Care 52:594-601. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Cost of services provided by the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 120:2604-11. 2014
  6. pmc The association between demographic and behavioral characteristics and sunburn among U.S. adults - National Health Interview Survey, 2010
    Dawn M Holman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop F 76, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 63:6-12. 2014
  7. pmc Prevalence and costs of skin cancer treatment in the U.S., 2002-2006 and 2007-2011
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 48:183-7. 2015
  8. pmc Costs and benefits of an organized fecal immunochemical test-based colorectal cancer screening program in the United States
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 120:2308-15. 2014
  9. pmc Variations in Guideline-Concordant Breast Cancer Adjuvant Therapy in Rural Georgia
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA
    Health Serv Res 50:1088-108. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Health and economic impact of breast cancer mortality in young women, 1970-2008
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:71-9. 2014

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Use of indoor tanning devices by high school students in the United States, 2009
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 52, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A116. 2011
    ..Given the high prevalence of indoor tanning device use among US high school students and the associated risk of melanoma, strategies to reduce exposure must be examined...
  2. pmc Preventing skin cancer through reduction of indoor tanning: current evidence
    Meg Watson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:682-9. 2013
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  3. pmc Patterns of sunscreen use on the face and other exposed skin among US adults
    Dawn M Holman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 73:83-92.e1. 2015
    ..Sunscreen is a common form of sun protection, but little is known about patterns of use...
  4. pmc Annual patient time costs associated with medical care among cancer survivors in the United States
    K Robin Yabroff
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Information Management Services Inc Rockville, MD Institute for Technology Assessment, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Med Care 52:594-601. 2014
    ..We used nationally representative data and a medical service-based approach to estimate the annual patient time costs among cancer survivors...
  5. doi request reprint Cost of services provided by the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 120:2604-11. 2014
    ..This study updates previous estimates of the costs of delivering preventive cancer screening services in the NBCCEDP...
  6. pmc The association between demographic and behavioral characteristics and sunburn among U.S. adults - National Health Interview Survey, 2010
    Dawn M Holman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop F 76, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 63:6-12. 2014
    ..To examine the association between demographic and behavioral characteristics and sunburn among U.S. adults...
  7. pmc Prevalence and costs of skin cancer treatment in the U.S., 2002-2006 and 2007-2011
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 48:183-7. 2015
    ..Skin cancer, the most common cancer in the U.S., is a major public health problem. The incidence of nonmelanoma and melanoma skin cancer is increasing; however, little is known about the economic burden of treatment...
  8. pmc Costs and benefits of an organized fecal immunochemical test-based colorectal cancer screening program in the United States
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 120:2308-15. 2014
    ..Implementing an organized, evidence-based, national screening program may be an effective approach to increasing screening rates...
  9. pmc Variations in Guideline-Concordant Breast Cancer Adjuvant Therapy in Rural Georgia
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA
    Health Serv Res 50:1088-108. 2015
    ..To examine factors associated with guideline-concordant adjuvant therapy among breast cancer patients in a rural region of the United States and to present an advancement in quality-of-care assessment in the context of multiple treatments...
  10. doi request reprint Health and economic impact of breast cancer mortality in young women, 1970-2008
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:71-9. 2014
    ..Breast cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths among women aged <50 years. Studies on the effects of breast cancer mortality among young women are limited...
  11. doi request reprint State-level estimates of cancer-related absenteeism costs
    Florence K Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1015-20. 2013
    ..Cancer is one of the top five most costly diseases in the United States and leads to substantial work loss. Nevertheless, limited state-level estimates of cancer absenteeism costs have been published...
  12. pmc State indoor tanning laws and adolescent indoor tanning
    Gery P Guy
    Gery P Guy Jr, Zahava Berkowitz, and Mona Saraiya are with the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Sherry Everett Jones, Emily O Malley Olsen, and Shannon L Michael are with the Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Justin N Miyamoto is with the Department of Pediatrics, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA
    Am J Public Health 104:e69-74. 2014
    ..Recently, several state indoor tanning laws, including age restrictions, were promulgated to reduce indoor tanning among minors. We examined the effects of these laws on adolescent indoor tanning...
  13. pmc Strategies to reduce indoor tanning: current research gaps and future opportunities for prevention
    Dawn M Holman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS K55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:672-81. 2013
    ..Although many challenges and barriers exist, a coordinated, multilevel, transdisciplinary approach has the potential to reduce indoor tanning and prevent future cases of skin cancer...