Arica White

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in health status and health behavior among breast cancer survivors--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2009
    Arica White
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:93-103. 2013
  2. pmc Racial disparities in colorectal cancer survival: to what extent are racial disparities explained by differences in treatment, tumor characteristics, or hospital characteristics?
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 116:4622-31. 2010
  3. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in survival among men diagnosed with prostate cancer in Texas
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 117:1080-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in colorectal cancer screening persisted despite expansion of Medicare's screening reimbursement
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:811-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistent cigarette smoking and other tobacco use after a tobacco-related cancer diagnosis
    J Michael Underwood
    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 Cancer Surviv 6:333-44. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Racial and regional disparities in lung cancer incidence
    J Michael Underwood
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 118:1910-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Racial disparities and treatment trends in a large cohort of elderly African Americans and Caucasians with colorectal cancer, 1991 to 2002
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 113:3400-9. 2008
  8. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in breast cancer treatment among older women
    Arica White
    1 Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:335-41. 2014
  9. pmc Is the accuracy of self-reported colorectal cancer screening associated with social desirability?
    Sally W Vernon
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2560, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:61-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of demographic characteristics and health behaviors among adult cancer survivors--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2009
    J Michael Underwood
    CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:1-23. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in health status and health behavior among breast cancer survivors--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2009
    Arica White
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:93-103. 2013
    ..We examined racial/ethnic differences in health status and behaviors among female breast cancer survivors compared to females without breast cancer...
  2. pmc Racial disparities in colorectal cancer survival: to what extent are racial disparities explained by differences in treatment, tumor characteristics, or hospital characteristics?
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 116:4622-31. 2010
    ..The objective of this analysis was to determine the extent to which racial/ethnic disparities in survival are explained by differences in sociodemographics, tumor characteristics, diagnosis, treatment, and hospital characteristics...
  3. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in survival among men diagnosed with prostate cancer in Texas
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 117:1080-8. 2011
    ..The objective of this analysis was to determine whether racial disparities in survival for men diagnosed with prostate cancer in Texas from 1995 through 2002 remained after adjusting for SES, rural residence, and stage of disease...
  4. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in colorectal cancer screening persisted despite expansion of Medicare's screening reimbursement
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:811-7. 2011
    ..We examined the effect of Medicare's expansion of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening test reimbursement on racial/ethnic disparities in CRC screening...
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistent cigarette smoking and other tobacco use after a tobacco-related cancer diagnosis
    J Michael Underwood
    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 Cancer Surviv 6:333-44. 2012
    ..These risks may be even higher among tobacco-related cancer survivors (TRCS). We describe tobacco use behaviors among TRCS, other cancer survivors, and people without a history of cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Racial and regional disparities in lung cancer incidence
    J Michael Underwood
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 118:1910-8. 2012
    ..We examined data from 2004 to 2006 for lung cancer incidence rates by demographics, including race and geographic region, to identify potential health disparities...
  7. doi request reprint Racial disparities and treatment trends in a large cohort of elderly African Americans and Caucasians with colorectal cancer, 1991 to 2002
    Arica White
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 113:3400-9. 2008
    ..However, little is known about whether these disparities have changed over time. The objective of this study was to determine whether racial disparities in receiving standard therapy have declined between 1991 and 2002...
  8. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in breast cancer treatment among older women
    Arica White
    1 Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:335-41. 2014
    ..Future studies should explore reasons for SES differences and whether similar results hold in other economically disadvantaged U.S. states. ..
  9. pmc Is the accuracy of self-reported colorectal cancer screening associated with social desirability?
    Sally W Vernon
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2560, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:61-5. 2012
    ..We examined whether the tendency to give socially desirable responses was associated with concordance between self-reported colorectal cancer (CRC) screening behaviors and medical records...
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of demographic characteristics and health behaviors among adult cancer survivors--Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2009
    J Michael Underwood
    CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:1-23. 2012
    ..Using data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), this report provides a descriptive state-level assessment of demographic characteristics and health behaviors among cancer survivors aged ≥18 years...
  11. pmc Accuracy of self-reported reason for colorectal cancer testing
    Jan M Eberth
    Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:196-200. 2010
    ..Determining the best way to identify those who have been tested for diagnosis, rather than screening, is an important next step...
  12. doi request reprint Racial disparities and treatment trends in a large cohort of elderly black and white patients with nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Dale Hardy
    Division of Epidemiology, The University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 115:2199-211. 2009
    ..This study investigated whether there was a significant gap in receipt of treatment for nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) between blacks and whites, and whether the gap or disparity changed during the past 12 years from 1991 to 2002...
  13. doi request reprint Patterns of colorectal cancer test use, including CT colonography, in the 2010 National Health Interview Survey
    Jean A Shapiro
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:895-904. 2012
    ..A newer test, computed tomographic (CT) colonography, has been recommended by some, but not all, national organizations...
  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint Trends in modifiable lifestyle-related risk factors following diagnosis in breast cancer survivors
    Guixiang Zhao
    Division of Behavioral Surveillance, Public Health Surveillance Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2500 Century Parkway, Mailstop E 97, Atlanta, GA, 30345, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:563-9. 2013
    ..This study examined the prevalence of lifestyle-related risk factors among female breast cancer survivors by duration of survivorship in the United States...
  16. doi request reprint Anatomic distribution of malignant melanoma on the non-Hispanic black patient, 1998-2007
    Zachary M Myles
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 53, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Dermatol 148:797-801. 2012
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