P A Carney

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapies in women aged 40 and older: prevalence and correlates of use
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Dr HB 7925, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Maturitas 53:65-76. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Likelihood of additional work-up among women undergoing routine screening mammography: the impact of age, breast density, and hormone therapy use
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover Lebanon, NH 03755, USA
    Prev Med 39:48-55. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Computer use among community-based primary care physician preceptors
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Acad Med 79:580-90. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Utilization of screening mammography in New Hampshire: a population-based assessment
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03766, USA
    Cancer 104:1726-32. 2005
  5. pmc Radiologist uncertainty and the interpretation of screening
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:255-64. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint An analysis of students' clinical experiences in an integrated primary care clerkship
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Acad Med 77:681-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with interval adherence to mammography screening in a population-based sample of New Hampshire women
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Cancer 95:219-27. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of a telephone counseling intervention on transitions in stage of change and adherence to interval mammography screening (United States)
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, 1 Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 30756, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:799-807. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory care education: how do academic medical centers, affiliated residency teaching sites, and community-based practices compare?
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Acad Med 79:69-77. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Individual and combined effects of age, breast density, and hormone replacement therapy use on the accuracy of screening mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Drive, HB 7925, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:168-75. 2003

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapies in women aged 40 and older: prevalence and correlates of use
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Dr HB 7925, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Maturitas 53:65-76. 2006
    ..The objective of this paper is to report the prevalence and correlates of both prescription and non-prescription hormone use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Likelihood of additional work-up among women undergoing routine screening mammography: the impact of age, breast density, and hormone therapy use
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover Lebanon, NH 03755, USA
    Prev Med 39:48-55. 2004
    ..Understanding the likelihood of different events that follow initial screening is important if women and their health care providers are to be accurately informed about the screening process...
  3. ncbi request reprint Computer use among community-based primary care physician preceptors
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Acad Med 79:580-90. 2004
    ..Little is known about how community-based clinical teachers use computers in their offices and what factors, such as age, may influence use...
  4. ncbi request reprint Utilization of screening mammography in New Hampshire: a population-based assessment
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03766, USA
    Cancer 104:1726-32. 2005
    ..Although self-report data indicate that screening utilization is high, the results of this population-based assessment indicated that utilization is lower than reported previously...
  5. pmc Radiologist uncertainty and the interpretation of screening
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Med Decis Making 24:255-64. 2004
    ..To determine radiologists' reactions to uncertainty when interpreting mammography and the extent to which radiologist uncertainty explains variability in interpretive performance...
  6. ncbi request reprint An analysis of students' clinical experiences in an integrated primary care clerkship
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Acad Med 77:681-7. 2002
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with interval adherence to mammography screening in a population-based sample of New Hampshire women
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Cancer 95:219-27. 2002
    ..Interval adherence to mammography screening continues to be lower than experts advise. The authors evaluated, using a population-based mammography registry, factors associated with adherence to recommended mammography screening intervals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of a telephone counseling intervention on transitions in stage of change and adherence to interval mammography screening (United States)
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, 1 Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 30756, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:799-807. 2005
    ..Interventions to improve adherence to regular mammography screening have had conflicting results. Many studies have depended on women's self-report rather than clinical evidence of a mammography encounter...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory care education: how do academic medical centers, affiliated residency teaching sites, and community-based practices compare?
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Acad Med 79:69-77. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Individual and combined effects of age, breast density, and hormone replacement therapy use on the accuracy of screening mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Drive, HB 7925, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:168-75. 2003
    ..The relationships among breast density, age, and use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in breast cancer detection have not been fully evaluated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Educational epidemiology: applying population-based design and analytic approaches to study medical education
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover and Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    JAMA 292:1044-50. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the creation of a comprehensive national network of educational epidemiologists could enhance collaboration and the development of a strong educational research foundation...
  12. ncbi request reprint An encounter-based analysis of the nature of teaching and learning in a 3rd-year medical school clerkship
    P A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Teach Learn Med 12:21-7. 2000
    ..Much of medical education has shifted from the hospital to ambulatory settings where each student works with a preceptor...
  13. ncbi request reprint The impact of early clinical training in medical education: a multi-institutional assessment
    P A Carney
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Acad Med 74:S59-66. 1999
    ..Evaluations are critical to ensure competency, and faculty development must be linked to the evaluation process...
  14. ncbi request reprint Differences in ambulatory teaching and learning by gender match of preceptors and students
    P A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Fam Med 32:618-23. 2000
    ..Much less is known about how gender influences educational experiences in community-based ambulatory settings. In this study, we explored how community-based teaching and learning varies by gender of the students and preceptors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Current medicolegal and confidentiality issues in large, multicenter research programs
    P A Carney
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover Lebanon, NH, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:371-8. 2000
    ..Researchers must also develop rules or guidelines to ensure appropriate collection, use, and sharing of data. Finally, systems for the storage of both paper and electronic records must be as secure as possible...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recognizing and managing depression in primary care: a standardized patient study
    P A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover 03756, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:965-72. 1999
    ..Guidelines for recognition and management of depression in primary care provide a framework for detailed exploration of physician practice patterns...
  17. ncbi request reprint Variations in approaching the diagnosis of depression: a guided focus group study
    P A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Fam Pract 46:73-82. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the range of approaches to diagnose depression...
  18. ncbi request reprint Using follow-up support with grand rounds CME in community hospitals
    A J Dietrich
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755 3833, USA
    Acad Med 72:391-3. 1997
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Pathologists' agreement with experts and reproducibility of breast ductal carcinoma-in-situ classification schemes
    W A Wells
    Department of Pathology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 24:651-9. 2000
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint How physician communication influences recognition of depression in primary care
    P A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 03756, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:958-64. 1999
    ..The relationship between physician communication patterns and the successful recognition of depression is poorly understood...
  21. ncbi request reprint Statewide study of diagnostic agreement in breast pathology
    W A Wells
    Department of Pathology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:142-5. 1998
    ..g., core needle or excisional biopsy) or slide quality...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nurturing educational research at Dartmouth Medical School: the synergy among innovative ideas, support faculty, and administrative structures
    David W Nierenberg
    Office of Medical Education, Hinman Box 7005, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Acad Med 79:969-74. 2004
    ..The authors also address some of the challenges that they anticipate in the near future...
  23. pmc Reactions to uncertainty and the accuracy of diagnostic mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover and Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:234-41. 2007
    ..Reactions to uncertainty in clinical medicine can affect decision making...
  24. pmc Radiologists' perceptions of computer aided detection versus double reading for mammography interpretation
    Tracy Onega
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:1217-26. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine radiologists' use and perceptions of computer-aided detection (CAD) and double reading for screening mammography interpretation...
  25. pmc Breast cancer risk factors in relation to breast density (United States)
    Linda Titus-Ernstoff
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1281-90. 2006
    ..Evaluate known breast cancer risk factors in relation to breast density...
  26. ncbi request reprint Detection of breast cancer on screening mammography allows patients to be treated with less-toxic therapy
    Richard J Barth
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:324-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether detection of breast cancer on screening mammography is associated with less-toxic therapy...
  27. ncbi request reprint A collaborative model for supporting community-based interdisciplinary education
    Patricia A Carney
    Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Acad Med 77:610-20. 2002
    ..The model allows the medical school to balance institutional and departmental support for its educational programs, and to better position itself for the ongoing changes in the health care system...
  28. ncbi request reprint Development of a handheld computer documentation system to enhance an integrated primary care clerkship
    Catherine F Pipas
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Acad Med 77:600-9. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Teaching focused histories and physical exams in ambulatory care: a multi-institutional randomized trial
    Deborah Peltier
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover and Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Teach Learn Med 19:244-50. 2007
    ..We needed specific strategies for students in diverse outpatient settings to more uniformly learn focused history and physical exam skills...
  30. ncbi request reprint Screening mammography: costs and use of screening-related services
    Steven P Poplack
    Department of Radiology, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Dr, HB 7999, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Radiology 234:79-85. 2005
    ..To determine the costs and screening-related services in women undergoing screening mammography...
  31. ncbi request reprint Breast density in relation to risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in women undergoing screening mammography
    Todd A MacKenzie
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Hanover, NH, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:939-45. 2007
    ..To examine the association between breast density and risk of breast ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)...
  32. pmc Predictors of radiologists' perceived risk of malpractice lawsuits in breast imaging
    John F Dick
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:327-33. 2009
    ..Our objective was to examine radiologists' reported experiences and perceptions of future lawsuit risk and explore personal and professional factors that may be associated with elevated perceptions of risk...
  33. ncbi request reprint Preclinical preceptorships in medical school: can curricular objectives be met in diverse teaching settings?
    Greg Ogrinc
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Teach Learn Med 18:110-6. 2006
    ..Although preclinical preceptorships for medical students during the first 2 years are now common, little is known about how well the curricular objectives can be met in clinical training sites...
  34. ncbi request reprint Clerkship enhancement of interpersonal skills
    Kenneth W Burchard
    Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Am J Surg 189:643-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this research was to determine if students improve interpersonal skills as the third year progresses despite the lack of any specific curriculum or teaching methods...
  35. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with imaging and procedural events used to detect breast cancer after screening mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:385-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the type and frequency of diagnostic evaluations after screening mammography and to summarize their association with the likelihood of biopsy and subsequent breast cancer diagnosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Mammography in 53,803 women from the New Hampshire mammography network
    S P Poplack
    Departments of Radiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Dr, HB 7999, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Radiology 217:832-40. 2000
    ..To describe measures of mammography performance in a geographically defined population and evaluate the interpreter's use of the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS)...
  37. pmc Discovery of breast cancers within 1 year of a normal screening mammogram: how are they found?
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:512-8. 2006
    ..We sought to determine how breast cancers that occur within 1 year after a normal mammogram are discovered...
  38. ncbi request reprint Mammography surveillance following breast cancer
    Berta M Geller
    Office of Health Promotion Research, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 81:107-15. 2003
    ..To describe when women diagnosed with breast cancer return for their first mammography, and to identify factors predictive of women returning for mammographic surveillance...
  39. pmc Reality check: perceived versus actual performance of community mammographers
    Joshua J Fenton
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y St, Ste 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:42-6. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether radiologists who regularly receive more extensive feedback can report their actual performance in screening mammography accurately...
  40. ncbi request reprint Prospective breast cancer risk prediction model for women undergoing screening mammography
    William E Barlow
    Cancer Research and Biostatistics, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1900, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1204-14. 2006
    ..We used prospective risk information to predict a diagnosis of breast cancer in a cohort of 1 million women undergoing screening mammography...
  41. pmc Mammography facility characteristics associated with interpretive accuracy of screening mammography
    Stephen Taplin
    Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:876-87. 2008
    ..Understanding sources of facility variation could become a foundation for improving interpretive performance...
  42. ncbi request reprint Does practice make perfect when interpreting mammography? Part II
    Joann G Elmore
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:250-2. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Detection of ductal carcinoma in situ in women undergoing screening mammography
    Virginia L Ernster
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1546-54. 2002
    ..We pooled data from seven regional mammography registries to determine the percentage of mammographically detected cancers that are DCIS and the rate of DCIS per 1000 mammograms...
  44. pmc Accuracy of screening mammography interpretation by characteristics of radiologists
    William E Barlow
    Cancer Research and Biostatistics, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1900, Seattle WA 98101, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1840-50. 2004
    ..Radiologists differ in their ability to interpret screening mammograms accurately. We investigated the relationship of radiologist characteristics to actual performance from 1996 to 2001...
  45. pmc Accuracy of short-interval follow-up mammograms by patient and radiologist characteristics
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1200-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to examine the accuracy of short-interval follow-up mammograms and evaluate patient and radiologist characteristics associated with accuracy...
  46. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal measurement of clinical mammographic breast density to improve estimation of breast cancer risk
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:386-95. 2007
    ..Whether a change over time in clinically measured mammographic breast density influences breast cancer risk is unknown...
  47. ncbi request reprint Does practice make perfect when interpreting mammography?
    Joann G Elmore
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:321-3. 2002
  48. pmc Influence of computer-aided detection on performance of screening mammography
    Joshua J Fenton
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1399-409. 2007
    ..Since the Food and Drug Administration approved the technology in 1998, it has been disseminated into practice, but its effect on the accuracy of interpretation is unclear...
  49. ncbi request reprint Association between mammography timing and measures of screening performance in the United States
    Bonnie C Yankaskas
    Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7515, 106 Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7515, USA
    Radiology 234:363-73. 2005
    ..S. community-based screening mammography...
  50. ncbi request reprint Declines in invasive breast cancer and use of postmenopausal hormone therapy in a screening mammography population
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1335-9. 2007
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Data systems to evaluate colorectal cancer screening practices and outcomes at the population level
    Patricia A Carney
    Departments of Family Medicine and Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Med Care 46:S132-7. 2008
  52. ncbi request reprint Concordance of breast imaging reporting and data system assessments and management recommendations in screening mammography
    Stephen H Taplin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 222:529-35. 2002
    ..To examine how frequently Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) mammographic screening assessments were associated with expected clinical management recommendations...
  53. ncbi request reprint Biennial versus annual mammography and the risk of late-stage breast cancer
    Emily White
    School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1832-9. 2004
    ..Mammography screening may reduce breast cancer mortality by detecting cancers at an earlier stage. However, certain questions remain, including the ideal interval between mammograms...
  54. pmc Community-based mammography practice: services, charges, and interpretation methods
    R Edward Hendrick
    Department of Radiology, Lynn Sage Comprehensive Breast Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Galter Pavilion, 13th Floor, 251 E Huron St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:433-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of our study was to accurately describe facility characteristics among community-based screening and diagnostic mammography practices in the United States...
  55. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer yield for screening mammographic examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Dept of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univ of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Radiology 234:684-92. 2005
    ..To compare cancer yield for screening examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up after diagnostic imaging work-up versus after screening mammography only...
  56. pmc Current realities of delivering mammography services in the community: do challenges with staffing and scheduling exist?
    Carl D'Orsi
    Breast Imaging Center, Dept of Radiology, Emory Univ, W C I Building, 1701 Uppergate Drive, Suite C1104, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Radiology 235:391-5. 2005
    ..To evaluate the current (2001-2002) capacity of community-based mammography facilities to deliver screening and diagnostic services in the United States...
  57. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided detection of breast cancer: has promise outstripped performance?
    Joann G Elmore
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:162-3. 2004
  58. pmc Mammographers' perception of women's breast cancer risk
    Joseph R Egger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:283-9. 2005
    ..To understand mammographers' perception of individual women's breast cancer risk...
  59. ncbi request reprint Increasing response to mailed questionnaires by including a pencil/pen
    Emily White
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:261-6. 2005
    ..This study supports including a study-logo pen or pencil in a second questionnaire mailing to nonrespondents as a cost-effective method of increasing response rates...
  60. pmc Does litigation influence medical practice? The influence of community radiologists' medical malpractice perceptions and experience on screening mammography
    Joann G Elmore
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Univ of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Ctr, 325 Ninth Ave, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Radiology 236:37-46. 2005
    ..To assess the relationship between radiologists' perception of and experience with medical malpractice and their patient-recall rates in actual community-based clinical settings...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effect of breast augmentation on the accuracy of mammography and cancer characteristics
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    JAMA 291:442-50. 2004
    ..Breast augmentation is not associated with an increased risk of breast cancer; however, implants may interfere with the detection of breast cancer thereby delaying cancer diagnosis in women with augmentation...
  62. pmc The association between obesity and screening mammography accuracy
    Joann G Elmore
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1140-7. 2004
    ..Obesity is increasing among American women, especially as they age. The influence of obesity on the accuracy of screening mammography has not been studied extensively...
  63. ncbi request reprint The influence of teaching setting on medical students' clinical skills development: is the academic medical center the "gold standard"?
    Patricia A Carney
    School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Mail Code FM, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Acad Med 80:1153-8. 2005
    ..Little is known about the impact of different learning settings on clinical skills development...
  64. ncbi request reprint Prognostic characteristics of breast cancer among postmenopausal hormone users in a screened population
    Karla Kerlikowske
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, General Internal Medicine Section, 111A1, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:4314-21. 2003
    ..We determined the risk of breast cancer and tumor characteristics among current postmenopausal hormone therapy users compared with nonusers, by duration of use...
  65. ncbi request reprint Pathologic findings from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium: population-based outcomes in women undergoing biopsy after screening mammography
    Donald L Weaver
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont, Burlington, 05405, USA
    Cancer 106:732-42. 2006
    ..To the authors' knowledge, a comprehensive analysis of pathology outcomes after screening mammography, as it is practiced clinically in the U.S. general population, has not been performed...
  66. pmc Trends in study methods used in undergraduate medical education research, 1969-2007
    Amy Baernstein
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 298:1038-45. 2007
    ..Evidence-based medical education requires rigorous studies appraising educational efficacy...
  67. pmc Radiologist characteristics associated with interpretive performance of diagnostic mammography
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1854-63. 2007
    ..Extensive variability has been noted in the interpretive performance of screening mammography; however, less is known about variability in diagnostic mammography performance...
  68. pmc Insurance + access not equal to health care: typology of barriers to health care access for low-income families
    Jennifer E DeVoe
    Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Family Medicine, Portland, Ore, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:511-8. 2007
    ..This study was designed to identify barriers faced by low-income parents when accessing health care for their children and how insurance status affects their reporting of these barriers...
  69. ncbi request reprint Use of the American College of Radiology BI-RADS to report on the mammographic evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease
    Berta M Geller
    Dept of Health Promotion Research, Univ of Vermont, 1 S Prospect St, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Radiology 222:536-42. 2002
    ..To examine whether mammographic assessments and recommendations are linked as expected, based on the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS), for the evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease...
  70. pmc Average household exposure to newspaper coverage about the harmful effects of hormone therapy and population-based declines in hormone therapy use
    Jennifer S Haas
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:68-73. 2007
    ..The news media facilitated the rapid dissemination of the findings from the estrogen plus progestin therapy arm of the Women's Health Initiative (EPT-WHI)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Performance of diagnostic mammography for women with signs or symptoms of breast cancer
    William E Barlow
    W E Barlow, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle 98101 1448, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1151-9. 2002
    ..We evaluated whether age, breast density, self-reported breast lump, and previous mammography influence the performance of diagnostic mammography...
  72. ncbi request reprint Performance benchmarks for screening mammography
    Robert D Rosenberg
    Department of Radiology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, MSC10 5530, USA
    Radiology 241:55-66. 2006
    ..S. radiologists to allow development of performance benchmarks for screening mammography...
  73. ncbi request reprint Physicians' responses to patients' medically unexplained symptoms
    Ronald M Epstein
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:269-76. 2006
    ..To understand how physicians communicate may contribute to the mistrust and poor clinical outcomes observed in patients who present with medically unexplained symptoms (MUS)...
  74. pmc Changes in newspaper coverage about hormone therapy with the release of new medical evidence
    Jennifer S Haas
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:304-9. 2006
    ..Differential coverage by lay newspapers may have contributed to the differential impact...
  75. ncbi request reprint Improving the concordance of mammography assessment and management recommendations
    Berta M Geller
    Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, 1 S Prospect St, Rm 4427D, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Radiology 241:67-75. 2006
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