Lisa C Richardson

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Testicular cancer: a narrative review of the role of socioeconomic position from risk to survivorship
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Urol Oncol 30:95-101. 2012
  2. pmc Ambulatory care for cancer in the United States: results from two national surveys comparing visits to physicians' offices and hospital outpatient departments
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1350-8. 2007
  3. pmc Timeliness of breast cancer diagnosis and initiation of treatment in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 1996-2005
    Lisa C Richardson
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1769-76. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Timeliness of cervical cancer diagnosis and initiation of treatment in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
    Vicki B Benard
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:776-82. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Black-white differences in receipt and completion of adjuvant chemotherapy among breast cancer patients in a rural region of the US
    Joseph Lipscomb
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:285-96. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Shared decision making in prostate-specific antigen testing with men older than 70 years
    Jun Li
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:401-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Health status of adolescent and young adult cancer survivors
    Eric Tai
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 118:4884-91. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of colorectal cancer screening among adults--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2010
    Djenaba A Joseph
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, 2858 Woodcock Blvd, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:51-6. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening among adult women--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2010
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, 2858 Woodcock Boulevard, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:46-50. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cancer screening and history of sexual violence victimization among U.S. adults
    Lisa C Watson-Johnson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotions, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:17-25. 2012

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. doi request reprint Testicular cancer: a narrative review of the role of socioeconomic position from risk to survivorship
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Urol Oncol 30:95-101. 2012
    ..We reviewed and summarized the literature on the association of socioeconomic position (SEP) along the cancer control spectrum from risk factors to survivorship...
  2. pmc Ambulatory care for cancer in the United States: results from two national surveys comparing visits to physicians' offices and hospital outpatient departments
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1350-8. 2007
    ..We examined where cancer patient visits occurred (physicians' offices or hospital clinics), and whether anticancer therapy is administered or prescribed...
  3. pmc Timeliness of breast cancer diagnosis and initiation of treatment in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 1996-2005
    Lisa C Richardson
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1769-76. 2010
    ..To determine the effects of program policy changes, we examined service delivery benchmarks for breast cancer screening in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP)...
  4. doi request reprint Timeliness of cervical cancer diagnosis and initiation of treatment in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
    Vicki B Benard
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:776-82. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Black-white differences in receipt and completion of adjuvant chemotherapy among breast cancer patients in a rural region of the US
    Joseph Lipscomb
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:285-96. 2012
    ..Further investigation is warranted, both in SWGA and in other rural regions...
  6. doi request reprint Shared decision making in prostate-specific antigen testing with men older than 70 years
    Jun Li
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:401-8. 2013
    ..Our study aimed to describe the use of SDM key elements and assess their associations with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing among older men...
  7. doi request reprint Health status of adolescent and young adult cancer survivors
    Eric Tai
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 118:4884-91. 2012
    ..In this article, the authors describe the self-reported health status of AYA cancer survivors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of colorectal cancer screening among adults--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2010
    Djenaba A Joseph
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, 2858 Woodcock Blvd, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:51-6. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening among adult women--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2010
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, 2858 Woodcock Boulevard, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:46-50. 2012
    ..Understanding who is at risk for breast cancer helps inform guidelines for who should get screened for breast cancer...
  10. doi request reprint Cancer screening and history of sexual violence victimization among U.S. adults
    Lisa C Watson-Johnson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotions, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:17-25. 2012
    ..Little is known about the effect a history of sexual violence (SV) victimization has on the likelihood of reporting screening tests for cancer. This study investigates the association between SV victimization and cancer screening behaviors...
  11. doi request reprint Mammography adherence: a qualitative study
    Lisa C Watson-Johnson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1887-94. 2011
    ..We undertook a focus group study to explore reasons women who were previously adherent with regular mammography no longer were screened...
  12. doi request reprint Care of long-term cancer survivors: physicians seen by Medicare enrollees surviving longer than 5 years
    Lori A Pollack
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 115:5284-95. 2009
    ..Little is known, however, regarding which specialties of physicians provide care to long-term cancer survivors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of screening-detected cancers (colon and rectum, breast, and cervix) - United States, 2004-2006
    S Jane Henley
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 59:1-25. 2010
    ..Few publications have used national data to examine the stage at diagnosis of these screening-amenable cancers...
  14. doi request reprint Health behaviors and cancer screening among Californians with a family history of cancer
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Genet Med 15:212-21. 2013
    ..Genet Med 2013:15(3):212-221...
  15. ncbi request reprint Visit duration for outpatient physician office visits among patients with cancer
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:SP49-56. 2012
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  16. doi request reprint Incidence of testicular cancer in the United States, 1999-2004
    Julie S Townsend
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Mens Health 4:353-60. 2010
    ..Monitoring incidence rates for rare cancers by race/ethnicity has improved with national population-based cancer registry coverage. Disparities in diagnosis stage have implications for effective treatment of TGCTs...
  17. doi request reprint Factors associated with never being screened for colorectal cancer
    Sandte L Stanley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Community Health 38:31-9. 2013
    ..New interventions should focus on those subpopulations that have never been screened for CRC...
  18. doi request reprint Health insurance and other factors associated with mammography surveillance among breast cancer survivors: results from a national survey
    Susan A Sabatino
    National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Care 50:270-6. 2012
    ..Whether disparities in mammography surveillance among breast cancer survivors exist by health insurance type is unclear...
  19. doi request reprint Impact of hysterectomy and bilateral oophorectomy prevalence on rates of cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer among American Indian and Alaska Native women, 1999-2004
    Charlene A Wong
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1681-9. 2011
    ..To present more accurate incidence rates of cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer by geographic region in American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of 2001-2002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data to characterize cancer survivors in North Carolina
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N C Med J 72:20-7. 2011
    ..We used Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) data to examine demographic characteristics, health status, quality of life, and preventive health behaviors among adult cancer survivors in North Carolina...
  21. ncbi request reprint Urban/rural patterns in receipt of treatment for non-small cell lung cancer among black and white Medicare beneficiaries, 2000-2003
    C Brooke Steele
    Comprehensive Cancer Control Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop K 57, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:711-8. 2011
    ..We examined urban/rural patterns in receipt of treatment for non-mall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) (ie, surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy) among black and white Medicare beneficiaries in Alabama...
  22. doi request reprint Differences in non-Hodgkin lymphoma survival between young adults and children
    Eric Tai
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:218-24. 2010
    ..To examine differences in non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) survival between young adults and children/adolescents...
  23. doi request reprint Cancer treatment cost in the United States: has the burden shifted over time?
    Florence K Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 116:3477-84. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Estimating personal costs incurred by a woman participating in mammography screening in 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 30341, USA
    Cancer 113:592-601. 2008
    ..Personal costs are not covered. In this report, the authors estimated personal costs per woman participating in NBCCEDP mammography screening by race/ethnicity and also estimated lifetime personal costs (ages 50-74 years)...
  25. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in cancer survivors between ages 20 and 64 years: population-based estimates from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 112:1380-9. 2008
    ..The authors examined the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of cancer survivors between ages 20 and 64 years by using a population-based survey of individuals who had activity limitations caused by cancer...
  26. doi request reprint Melanoma treatment costs: a systematic review of the literature, 1990-2011
    Gery P Guy
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:537-45. 2012
    ..The purpose of the current study was to systematically review the literature on the direct medical care costs of melanoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for cancers associated with tobacco use--United States, 1999-2004
    Sherri L Stewart
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 57:1-33. 2008
    ..e., referred to as tobacco-related cancer in this report). These data are important for initiation, monitoring, and evaluation of targeted tobacco prevention and control measures...
  28. doi request reprint Primary liver cancer incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives, US, 1999-2004
    Melissa A Jim
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 113:1244-55. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Cost analysis of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program: selected states, 2003 to 2004
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 112:626-35. 2008
    ..The objective of this report was to address 3 economic questions: What is the cost per woman served in the program, what is the cost per woman served by program component, and what is the cost per cancer detected through the program?..
  30. pmc Prostate cancer screening practices of African-American and non-African-American US primary care physicians: a cross-sectional survey
    Thomas B Richards
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Gen Med 5:775-80. 2012
    ....
  31. pmc Evidence-based interventions and screening recommendations for colorectal cancer in comprehensive cancer control plans: a content analysis
    Julie S Townsend
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A127. 2009
    ....
  32. doi request reprint The impact of detection and treatment on lifetime medical costs for patients with precancerous polyps and colorectal cancer
    David H Howard
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Econ 18:1381-93. 2009
    ..For younger patients, polyp removal is cost saving. Treatment of early-stage cancer is cost increasing...
  33. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile infection among children with cancer
    Eric Tai
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:610-2. 2011
    ..Children with cancer accounted for 21% of all pediatric CDI cases. Increased adherence to infection control recommendations is needed to address CDI in children with cancer...
  34. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus-related content in state and tribal comprehensive cancer control plans
    C Brooke Steele
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:5-10. 2008
    ..This paper describes the contexts in which HPV-related content occurs in the plans...
  35. ncbi request reprint Therapy insight: Influence of type 2 diabetes on the development, treatment and outcomes of cancer
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 2:48-53. 2005
    ..Here we consider the influence of diabetes and hyperglycemia on the development, treatment, and long-term outcomes of cancer...
  36. ncbi request reprint Symptoms, diagnoses, and time to key diagnostic procedures among older U.S. women with ovarian cancer
    A Blythe Ryerson
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1053-61. 2007
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Primary care physician reports of amount of time spent with male patients in prostate cancer screening discussions
    Ingrid J Hall
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 2:192-204. 2011
    ....
  38. pmc Discussions about prostate cancer screening between U.S. primary care physicians and their patients
    Ingrid J Hall
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1098-104. 2011
    ..This study examined the likelihood that U.S. primary care physicians (PCPs) discuss and recommend prostate cancer screening with their patients and physician-related and practice-related factors associated with this behavior...
  39. pmc Cancer outcomes research in a rural area: a multi-institution partnership model
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 34:23-32. 2009
    ..Our partnership model may provide a useful framework for cancer outcomes research projects in rural communities...
  40. pmc Enhancement of identifying cancer specialists through the linkage of Medicare claims to additional sources of physician specialty
    Lori A Pollack
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:562-76. 2009
    ..To examine the number of cancer specialists identified in three national datasets, the effect of combining these datasets, and the use of refinement rules to classify physicians as cancer specialists...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer incidence in the United States by area of residence, 1998 2001
    Vicki B Benard
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:681-6. 2007
    ..To examine differences in cervical cancer incidence rates among women in rural, suburban, and metropolitan areas of the United States...
  42. doi request reprint Piloting performance measurement for Comprehensive Cancer Control programs
    Phyllis Rochester
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 17:275-82. 2011
    ..To implement a pilot test of performance measures for National Comprehensive Cancer Control (CCC) programs funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
  43. doi request reprint Surveillance for health behaviors of American Indians and Alaska Natives-findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system, 2000-2006
    C Brooke Steele
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 113:1131-41. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Use of state cancer surveillance data to estimate the cancer burden in disaster-affected areas--Hurricane Katrina, 2005
    Djenaba A Joseph
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 22:282-90. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the burden of cancer in counties affected by Hurricane Katrina using population-based cancer registry data, and to discuss issues related to cancer patients who have been displaced by disasters...
  45. doi request reprint Changes in colorectal cancer incidence rates in young and older adults in the United States: what does it tell us about screening
    Harland Austin
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 25:191-201. 2014
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence rates have increased among young adults and have decreased among older adults. We re-evaluated these trends using more recent data covering about 96 % of the United States population...
  46. pmc The effect of physician-patient discussions on the likelihood of prostate-specific antigen testing
    Louie E Ross
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1823-9. 2006
    ..82). These findings suggest that: 1) the relationships among race, physician discussions and PSA testing may need to be examined in more complex ways, and 2) the physician has an important role in men's decision to consider PSA testing...
  47. ncbi request reprint The role of health-related quality of life in early discontinuation of chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Lisa C Richardson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Breast J 13:581-7. 2007
    ..In the age of ever more aggressive treatments for breast cancer, women's perception of the impact of these treatments on their lives will become more important...
  48. doi request reprint Endometrial cancer risk among younger, overweight women
    Cheryll C Thomas
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:22-7. 2009
    ..To examine the risk for endometrial cancer among overweight women using the World Health Organization's clinical definitions of obesity based on body mass index (BMI)...
  49. 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...
  50. ncbi request reprint Breast-conserving therapy (BCT) for early-stage breast cancer
    Rashmi K Benda
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    J Surg Oncol 85:14-27. 2004
    ..The patient must be seen by all disciplines before any therapeutic intervention. When used appropriately, breast-conserving therapy produces maximal disease control and improves quality of life in patients with early-stage breast cancer...
  51. ncbi request reprint The effect of race/ethnicity and insurance in the administration of standard therapy for local breast cancer in Florida
    Lydia Voti
    Florida Cancer Data System, Sylvester Cancer System, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 95:89-95. 2006
    ..Assess the effect of race/ethnicity and insurance coverage on the receipt of standard treatment for local breast cancer...
  52. ncbi request reprint Treatment of local breast carcinoma in Florida: the role of the distance to radiation therapy facilities
    Lydia Voti
    Florida Cancer Data System, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Cancer 106:201-7. 2006
    ..However, limited access to healthcare may result in more extensive surgical treatment. The effect of distance to radiation therapy facilities on the likelihood of receiving BCSR was examined in Florida...
  53. pmc The roles of teaching hospitals, insurance status, and race/ethnicity in receipt of adjuvant therapy for regional-stage breast cancer in Florida
    Lisa C Richardson
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:160-6. 2006
    ..We examined the roles of teaching hospitals, insurance status, and race/ ethnicity in women's receipt of adjuvant therapy for regional-stage breast cancer...
  54. ncbi request reprint Remote patient-provider communication and quality of life: empirical test of a dialogic model of cancer care
    Neale R Chumbler
    VA HSR and D RR and D Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608 1197, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 13:20-5. 2007
    ..Management of nervousness/worry over time through cancer care dialogues is important in maintaining HRQL and can be assisted by remote home messaging...
  55. ncbi request reprint Survival difference between non-Hispanic black and non-Hispanic white women with localized breast cancer: the impact of guideline-concordant therapy
    Xiaocheng Wu
    Louisiana Tumor Registry, Epidemiology Program, School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:490-8. 2008
    ..This study examined the impact of guideline-concordant therapy on the survival difference between non-Hispanic black (NHB) and non-Hispanic white (NHW) women with localized breast cancer...
  56. ncbi request reprint Understanding the role of reactions to race-based treatment in breast and cervical cancer screening
    Natalie D Crawford
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:188-96. 2008
    ..Given current racial and ethnic disparities in breast and cervical cancer mortality, we suggest that more attention needs to be focused on follow-up of abnormal results and state-of-the art treatment for black and Hispanic women...
  57. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study of the evaluation of the Florida breast cancer early detection program using the statewide cancer registry
    Robert Tamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Florida Cancer Data System, Sylvester Cancer System, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 81:187-94. 2003
    ..Furthermore, despite limitations, this study illustrates the potential collaboration between cancer registries and breast cancer screening programs for quality control purposes...
  58. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in quality of life in cancer patients: a pilot study of a cancer care coordination/home-telehealth program
    William N Mkanta
    Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0185, USA
    Cancer Nurs 30:434-40. 2007
    ..The dialogues model offers promising potential for promoting nurses' better understanding of both the patient needs as the patient receives treatment and innovative technologies in patient management...
  59. pmc Cancers of the urinary tract among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States, 1999-2004
    Robin Taylor Wilson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Cancer 113:1213-24. 2008
    ..Using a database with improved classification for AI/AN, the authors described patterns of these 2 cancers among AI/AN and non-Hispanic whites (NHW) in the United States...
  60. doi request reprint Gallbladder cancer incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives, US, 1999-2004
    Shannon M Lemrow
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 113:1266-73. 2008
    ..Gallbladder cancer (GBC) is rare; however, it disproportionately affects the American Indian and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) population. The purpose of the study was to characterize GBC among AI/AN in the US population...
  61. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of the Gail model in the Black Women's Health Study
    Lisa C Richardson
    Breast J 13:329-31. 2007
  62. ncbi request reprint Disenrollment from Medicaid after recent cancer diagnosis
    Scott D Ramsey
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Med Care 46:49-57. 2008
    ..We examine the frequency with which newly diagnosed cancer patients are covered by Medicaid in Washington State and the duration of coverage...
  63. ncbi request reprint Treatment of breast cancer in medically underserved women: a review
    Lisa C Richardson
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Breast J 10:2-5. 2004
    ..This article reviews the current state of these factors in explaining breast cancer care in medically underserved women...
  64. ncbi request reprint Healthcare utilization among veterans undergoing chemotherapy: the impact of a cancer care coordination/home-telehealth program
    Neale R Chumbler
    VA HSR and D RR and D Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center and VA HSR and D Stroke QUERI, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:308-17. 2007
    ..34-0.71) than the control group. This study offered some preliminary evidence that patients enrolled in a Cancer CCHT program can successfully manage multiple complex symptoms without utilizing inpatient and outpatient services...