Marin Andersen

Summary

Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Involvement in decision-making about treatment and ovarian cancer survivor quality of life
    M Robyn Andersen
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 124:465-70. 2012
  2. pmc Use of a Symptom Index, CA125, and HE4 to predict ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 116:378-83. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Assertiveness with physicians: does it predict mammography use?
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Women Health 39:1-11. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining the cost-effectiveness of cancer screening promotion
    M Robyn Andersen
    Cancer Prevention Program, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98102 1024, USA
    Cancer 101:1229-38. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Worry about ovarian cancer risk and use of screening by high-risk women: how you recruit affects what you find
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 129:130-5. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Involvement in decision-making and breast cancer survivor quality of life
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Health Psychol 28:29-37. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Using a population-based cancer registry for recruitment of newly diagnosed patients with ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:17-20. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Assertiveness with physicians is related to women's perceived roles in the medical encounter
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 98109, USA
    Women Health 42:15-33. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in cancer worry associated with participation in ovarian cancer screening
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Psychooncology 16:814-20. 2007
  10. pmc Combining a symptoms index with CA 125 to improve detection of ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer 113:484-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. doi request reprint Involvement in decision-making about treatment and ovarian cancer survivor quality of life
    M Robyn Andersen
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 124:465-70. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Use of a Symptom Index, CA125, and HE4 to predict ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 116:378-83. 2010
    ..Prior studies suggest that combining the Symptom Index (SI) with a serum HE4 test or a CA125 test may improve prediction of ovarian cancer. However, these three tests have not been evaluated in combination...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assertiveness with physicians: does it predict mammography use?
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Women Health 39:1-11. 2004
    ..1; CI 1.5, 2.9). If future studies also suggest that assertiveness predicts use of mammography or other preventive healthcare services, it would be valuable to examine the promotion of assertiveness as a means of improving public health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining the cost-effectiveness of cancer screening promotion
    M Robyn Andersen
    Cancer Prevention Program, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98102 1024, USA
    Cancer 101:1229-38. 2004
    ..The authors showed that CEA can be a valuable tool for understanding the merits of health promotion interventions and that CEA is particularly valuable in identifying screening strategies that might be promoted most cost-effectively...
  5. ncbi request reprint Worry about ovarian cancer risk and use of screening by high-risk women: how you recruit affects what you find
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 129:130-5. 2004
    ..High-risk women recruited via mass mailing were less likely than those recruited via physicians or affected relatives to report either worry about their risk or use of ovarian cancer screening tests...
  6. doi request reprint Involvement in decision-making and breast cancer survivor quality of life
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Health Psychol 28:29-37. 2009
    ..This study examined the long-term effects on women's health related quality of life (HRQOL) of involvement in decision-making about their treatment for breast cancer and about follow-up care after treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using a population-based cancer registry for recruitment of newly diagnosed patients with ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:17-20. 2005
    ..This information can be used to identify patients eligible for intervention trials...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assertiveness with physicians is related to women's perceived roles in the medical encounter
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 98109, USA
    Women Health 42:15-33. 2005
    ..Data are also presented on the development of a scale designed to assess assertiveness with physicians for use in studies of medical care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in cancer worry associated with participation in ovarian cancer screening
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Psychooncology 16:814-20. 2007
    ..Further research will be required to examine the possibility that screening reduces worry when women receive only normal, presumably reassuring, results...
  10. pmc Combining a symptoms index with CA 125 to improve detection of ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer 113:484-9. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Frequent search for sense by long-term breast cancer survivors associated with reduced HRQOL
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Women Health 47:19-37. 2008
    ..01 for all scales). It appears that continued efforts to search for sense in the cancer experience two or more years after cancer diagnosis are associated with PTSS and lower levels of HRQOL in long-term survivors of breast cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Antismoking parenting practices are associated with reduced rates of adolescent smoking
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:348-52. 2004
    ..Although parental smoking is clearly one important influence on children's smoking, it is still unclear what are the many mechanisms by which parents influence their children's smoking. Antismoking actions are one potential mechanism...
  13. ncbi request reprint Worry about ovarian cancer risk and use of ovarian cancer screening by women at risk for ovarian cancer
    M R Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 85:3-8. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Mothers' attitudes and concerns about their children smoking: do they influence kids?
    M Robyn Andersen
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Prev Med 34:198-206. 2002
    ..This study examined the predictive effects of mothers' attitudes about tobacco and concerns about their children smoking...
  15. pmc The use of mammography by survivors of breast cancer
    M R Andersen
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1713-5. 1998
    ..Survivors of breast cancer are at high risk for development of a second breast cancer and are thus a group for whom annual mammography screening is recommended. However, survivors' use of mammography rarely has been examined...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of mammography promotion by volunteers in rural communities
    M R Andersen
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Andersen, Yasui, Kuniyuki, Etzioni, Urban, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:199-207. 2000
    ..Three interventions were tested. One used an individual counseling strategy, one used a community activities strategy, and a third combined the two strategies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer worry and mammography use by women with and without a family history in a population-based sample
    M Robyn Andersen
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:314-20. 2003
    ..Severe worry may be a barrier to mammography use for all women not only those with a family history...
  18. ncbi request reprint Community attitudes and mammography use: does it really matter what other people think?
    M R Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Women Health 29:83-95. 1999
    ..Community attitudes are associated with mammography use in rural communities. Public health interventions that change community attitudes may have effects that extend beyond the people directly contacted by these interventions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the cost-effectiveness of mammography promotion by volunteers in rural communities
    M Robyn Andersen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:755-70. 2002
    ..Exploratory analyses suggest that the most cost-effective method of promoting mammography use may vary with the target population...
  20. ncbi request reprint Parents' and older siblings' smoking during childhood: changing influences on smoking acquisition and escalation over the course of adolescence
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:915-26. 2007
    ..The results suggest that the influence of parents' smoking on smoking initiation is stable and enduring whereas it increases substantially for smoking escalation occurring over the course of adolescence...
  21. ncbi request reprint The role of schoolmates' smoking and non-smoking in adolescents' smoking transitions: a longitudinal study
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Division of Public Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Addiction 102:1665-75. 2007
    ..The first longitudinal investigation of the extent to which same-age and older schoolmates' smoking and non-smoking are associated with adolescents' smoking transitions during three grade intervals...
  22. ncbi request reprint Changes in the influence of parents' and close friends' smoking on adolescent smoking transitions
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Division of Public Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Addict Behav 32:740-57. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the influence of close friends' smoking on smoking transitions might be stable during adolescence whereas the influence of parents' smoking on the transition to daily smoking might markedly increase across adolescence...
  23. pmc Influence of ovarian cancer risk status on the diagnostic performance of the serum biomarkers mesothelin, HE4, and CA125
    Chirag A Shah
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1365-72. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effect of ovarian cancer risk on the performance of the serum biomarkers mesothelin, human epididymis protein 4 (HE4), and CA125...
  24. pmc Psychological and social risk factors in adolescent smoking transitions: a population-based longitudinal study
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Health Psychol 28:439-47. 2009
    ..This study longitudinally investigated psychological and social risk factors consistent with the Theory of Triadic Influence (TTI) as predictors of adolescent smoking transitions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cancer screening
    Nicole Urban
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, MP 900, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 17:989-1005, ix. 2003
    ..Large, well-designed randomized controlled trials are under way to gauge the performance of existing screening methods...
  26. ncbi request reprint Awareness and concern about ovarian cancer among women at risk because of a family history of breast or ovarian cancer
    M Robyn Andersen
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:S42-7. 2003
    ..Almost 75% have not heard much about their risk for ovarian cancer. More than 90% failed to use 1 or another of 2 possible tests used for ovarian cancer screening regularly...
  27. pmc Effects of personal characteristics on serum CA125, mesothelin, and HE4 levels in healthy postmenopausal women at high-risk for ovarian cancer
    Kimberly A Lowe
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2480-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate if serum levels of candidate ovarian cancer biomarkers vary with individual characteristics of healthy women who are likely candidates for an ovarian cancer screening program...
  28. pmc The temporal stability of the Symptom Index among women at high-risk for ovarian cancer
    Kimberly A Lowe
    Molecular Diagnostics Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 114:225-30. 2009
    ..To evaluate the temporal stability of self-reported symptoms known to be associated with ovarian cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Development of an ovarian cancer symptom index: possibilities for earlier detection
    Barbara A Goff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98196 6460, USA
    Cancer 109:221-7. 2007
    ..Currently, screening for ovarian cancer is not recommended for the general population. Targeting women with specific symptoms for screening has been evaluated only recently, because it was believed that symptoms had limited specificity...
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship between perceived risk, affect, and health behaviors
    Deborah J Bowen
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, M3 B232, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 28:409-17. 2004
    ..We must look beyond risk perceptions and family history to understand motivations for health behaviors...
  31. ncbi request reprint Nine-year prospective association between older siblings' smoking and children's daily smoking
    Kumar B Rajan
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Division of Public Health Science, MP 603, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Adolesc Health 33:25-30. 2003
    ..To explore the hypothesis that older siblings' smoking, after controlling for parents' smoking, influences children's smoking...
  32. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk counseling improves women's functioning
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, MP 900, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 53:79-86. 2004
    ..Cancer worry decreased in both counseling groups by one scale point (P < 0.05). These results indicate that counseling can relieve women's negative reactions to breast cancer risk...
  33. ncbi request reprint Nine-year prospective relationship between parental smoking cessation and children's daily smoking
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Division of Public Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Addiction 98:585-93. 2003
    ..The first prospective investigation of the extent to which parental smoking cessation predicts their children's daily smoking...
  34. ncbi request reprint Compliance of average- and intermediate-risk women to semiannual ovarian cancer screening
    Charles W Drescher
    Swedish Hospital and Medical Center, 1101 Madison Street, Suite 1500, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:600-6. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Optimism, perceived risk of breast cancer, and cancer worry among a community-based sample of women
    Bonnie A McGregor
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Health Psychol 23:339-44. 2004
    ..Multiple regression analyses revealed that perceived risk partially mediated the relationship between optimism and cancer worry...
  36. ncbi request reprint Costs and cost-effectiveness of a clinical intervention to increase mammography utilization in an inner city public health hospital
    Beti Thompson
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, MP 702, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Prev Med 35:87-96. 2002
    ..Studies have demonstrated the cost-effectiveness of screening women for breast cancer; however, the cost-effectiveness of strategies to motivate women to receive breast cancer screening has been less well studied...
  37. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in long term survivors of colorectal cancer
    Scott D Ramsey
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:1228-34. 2002
    ..We aimed to determine the quality of life (QOL) for long term survivors of colorectal cancer...
  38. ncbi request reprint Does parental smoking cessation encourage their young adult children to quit smoking? A prospective study
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Division of Public Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Addiction 100:379-86. 2005
    ..To investigate the extent to which parental early and late smoking cessation predicts their young adult children's smoking cessation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Nine-year prediction of adolescent smoking by number of smoking parents
    Arthur V Peterson
    Cancer Prevention Program, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, M2 C826 Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Addict Behav 31:788-801. 2006
    ..These results suggest the need for public health interventions that inform parents of young children that their own smoking behavior increases their children's risk for future smoking...
  40. ncbi request reprint Childhood friends who smoke: do they influence adolescents to make smoking transitions?
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Division of Public Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Addict Behav 31:889-900. 2006
    ..Results also confirmed the important role of parents' smoking. Targeting both childhood close friends' and parents' smoking would be valuable in prevention research...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prospective prediction of children's smoking transitions: role of parents' and older siblings' smoking
    Jonathan B Bricker
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Division of Public Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Addiction 101:128-36. 2006
    ..To use a novel social epidemic probability model to investigate longitudinally the extent to which parents' and older siblings' smoking predict children's smoking transitions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Recruiting patients with breast cancer and their families to behavioral research in the post-HIPAA period
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:1049-54. 2007
    ....
  43. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine provider use and expenditures by cancer treatment phase
    William E Lafferty
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:326-34. 2008
    ..To assess the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers and the associated expenditures by specific treatment phases among patients with cancer...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of telephone counseling for mammography: results from five randomized trials
    Anne M Stoddard
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Prev Med 34:90-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this report is to compare the effectiveness of a barrier-specific telephone counseling intervention across the five study sites of the Breast Cancer Screening Consortium (BCSC)...
  45. ncbi request reprint Much ado about mammography variability
    Larry G Kessler
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1346-7. 2002

Research Grants2

  1. The Feasibility of Earlier Detection of Ovarian Cancer Using Symptom Reports
    Marin Andersen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Outcomes of such an approach for women with and without the identified pattern of symptoms will be examined. ..