J S Mandelblatt

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Costs and benefits of different strategies to screen for cervical cancer in less-developed countries
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, and the Outcomes Core and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1469-83. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Is HIV infection a cofactor for cervical squamous cell neoplasia?
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Medicine, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:97-106. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of interventions designed to increase mammography use: a meta-analysis of provider-targeted strategies
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Medicine, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:759-67. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Proposed agenda for the measurement of quality-of-care outcomes in oncology practice
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Health Care Research and Policy and Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 17:2614-22. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Measuring and predicting surgeons' practice styles for breast cancer treatment in older women
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Med Care 39:228-42. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Serendipity in diagnostic imaging: magnetic resonance imaging of the breast
    W F Lawrence
    Cancer Clinical and Economic Outcomes Core, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1792-800. 1998
  7. pmc Constructs of burden of illness in older patients with breast cancer: a comparison of measurement methods
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Serv Res 36:1085-107. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of factors affecting chemotherapy use in older women with breast cancer: barriers, promoters, and implications for intervention
    Barbara Kreling
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Psychooncology 15:1065-76. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint An exploratory instrumental variable analysis of the outcomes of localized breast cancer treatments in a medicare population
    Jack Hadley
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Econ 12:171-86. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer treatment in older women: does getting what you want improve your long-term body image and mental health?
    Melissa I Figueiredo
    Department of Oncology, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave, Ste 317, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:4002-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Costs and benefits of different strategies to screen for cervical cancer in less-developed countries
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, and the Outcomes Core and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1469-83. 2002
    ..We compared the costs and benefits of different strategies and their effectiveness in saving lives in a less-developed country...
  2. ncbi request reprint Is HIV infection a cofactor for cervical squamous cell neoplasia?
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Medicine, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:97-106. 1999
    ..These speculations are biologically plausible. Additional data from large, well designed studies are needed to confirm these hypotheses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of interventions designed to increase mammography use: a meta-analysis of provider-targeted strategies
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Medicine, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:759-67. 1999
    ..All interventions targeted at physicians were effective in increasing screening rates. Decisions to use a particular approach will depend on resources, expertise, feasibility, and cost effectiveness...
  4. ncbi request reprint Proposed agenda for the measurement of quality-of-care outcomes in oncology practice
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Health Care Research and Policy and Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 17:2614-22. 1999
    ..Ultimately, improved quality of care should translate into morbidity and mortality reductions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Measuring and predicting surgeons' practice styles for breast cancer treatment in older women
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Med Care 39:228-42. 2001
    ..Few measures exist to assess physicians' practice style, and there are few data on physicians' practice styles and patterns of care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serendipity in diagnostic imaging: magnetic resonance imaging of the breast
    W F Lawrence
    Cancer Clinical and Economic Outcomes Core, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1792-800. 1998
    ..To understand better whether or not biopsy procedures should be performed to evaluate serendipitous lesions, we estimated the breast cancer risk for women with this type of lesion...
  7. pmc Constructs of burden of illness in older patients with breast cancer: a comparison of measurement methods
    J S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Serv Res 36:1085-107. 2001
    ..Future work is needed to develop and validate measures of burden of illness that are feasible, comprehensive, and relevant for diverse clinical and health services objectives...
  8. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of factors affecting chemotherapy use in older women with breast cancer: barriers, promoters, and implications for intervention
    Barbara Kreling
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Psychooncology 15:1065-76. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to explore older breast cancer patients' attitudes towards chemotherapy and factors that influenced their decisions to use or not use this treatment modality...
  9. ncbi request reprint An exploratory instrumental variable analysis of the outcomes of localized breast cancer treatments in a medicare population
    Jack Hadley
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Econ 12:171-86. 2003
    ..In this particular analysis, the OLS estimates appear to be preferable because of the instability of the IV estimates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer treatment in older women: does getting what you want improve your long-term body image and mental health?
    Melissa I Figueiredo
    Department of Oncology, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave, Ste 317, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:4002-9. 2004
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  11. pmc Toward optimal screening strategies for older women. Costs, benefits, and harms of breast cancer screening by age, biology, and health status
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:487-96. 2005
    ..Optimal ages of breast cancer screening cessation remain uncertain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Communication between older women and physicians: preliminary implications for satisfaction and intention to have mammography
    Wenchi Liang
    Department of Oncology, Division of Health Behaviors and Outcomes, Georgetown University Medical Center and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 64:387-92. 2006
    ..To explore the associations between physician communication styles and their older patients' intentions to get mammography and satisfaction with physician communication...
  13. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a culturally tailored educational video: changing breast cancer-related behaviors in Chinese women
    Judy H Wang
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:806-20. 2008
    ..This video might have the potential to increase adherence to mammography screening in Chinese women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Developing and validating a measure of Chinese cultural views of health and cancer
    Wenchi Liang
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:361-75. 2008
    ..Chinese cultural views consist of at least seven domains and may influence older women's breast, cervical, and CRC screening...
  15. pmc The influence of culture and cancer worry on colon cancer screening among older Chinese-American women
    Judy Huei Yu Wang
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:404-11. 2006
    ..This study investigated the hypothesis that adherence to colon cancer screening guidelines among Chinese women was associated with Eastern cultural views and anxiety about developing colon cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Economic evaluation alongside a clinical trial of psycho-educational interventions to improve adjustment to survivorship among patients with breast cancer
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, 3300 Whitehaven Ave, Suite 4400, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1684-90. 2008
    ..There is little economic research on psychosocial interventions. We aimed to collect data alongside a randomized trial to compare the costs and benefits of three psycho-educational strategies to improve transition to cancer survivorship...
  17. doi request reprint Disparities in cervical cancer screening between Asian American and Non-Hispanic white women
    Judy H Wang
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1968-73. 2008
    ..This study examined whether ethnic differences in the use of Pap screening were associated with differences in cultural views, controlling for demographic and access factors...
  18. pmc Effects of mammography screening under different screening schedules: model estimates of potential benefits and harms
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Georgetown University Medical Center and Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:738-47. 2009
    ..Despite trials of mammography and widespread use, optimal screening policy is controversial...
  19. pmc Are health-care relationships important for mammography adherence in Latinas?
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2024-30. 2008
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  20. pmc Language use and the receipt of cancer screening recommendations by immigrant Chinese American women
    Wenchi Liang
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:201-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if the rate at which physicians recommend cancer screening to older Chinese American women differs according to the language used during visits...
  21. pmc Development of decision-support intervention for Black women with breast cancer
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Cancer Control Program, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Psychooncology 19:62-70. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc Knowledge, cultural, and attitudinal barriers to mammography screening among nonadherent immigrant Chinese women: ever versus never screened status
    Judy H Wang
    Department of Oncology and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
    Cancer 115:4828-38. 2009
    ..This study examined the collective impact of knowledge, cultural views, and health beliefs on intentions to obtain mammography among Chinese women who had not had a mammogram in the previous year...
  23. ncbi request reprint How do older Chinese women view health and cancer screening? Results from focus groups and implications for interventions
    Wenchi Liang
    Ethn Health 9:283-304. 2004
    ..To qualitatively assess Chinese American women's views of health and illness and the potential influences of culture and language on cancer screening behavior...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictors of long-term outcomes in older breast cancer survivors: perceptions versus patterns of care
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:855-63. 2003
    ..There are few data on sequelae of breast cancer treatments in older women. We evaluated posttreatment quality of life and satisfaction in a national population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sequelae of axillary lymph node dissection in older women with stage 1 and 2 breast carcinoma
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer 95:2445-54. 2002
    ..There are few data on the long-term sequelae of axillary dissection among older breast carcinoma patients. We describe the impact of axillary dissection in a cohort of older women...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of diagnostic tests for breast cancer
    Wenchi Liang
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 79:199-206. 2003
    ..To assess the acceptability of new non-invasive breast cancer diagnostic tests intended to triage women in need of biopsy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Patterns of care in early-stage breast cancer survivors in the first year after cessation of active treatment
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Control Program, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:77-84. 2006
    ..Patterns of health care use have not been well described for breast cancer survivors. The purpose of this study was to describe the health service use in a survivor cohort...
  28. ncbi request reprint Benefits and costs of using HPV testing to screen for cervical cancer
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Lombardi Cancer Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 317, Washington, DC 20007
    JAMA 287:2372-81. 2002
    ..Despite quality assurance standards, Papanicolaou (Pap) test characteristics remain less than optimal...
  29. ncbi request reprint Communication between physicians and older women with localized breast cancer: implications for treatment and patient satisfaction
    Wenchi Liang
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:1008-16. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Variations in breast carcinoma treatment in older medicare beneficiaries: is it black or white
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Cancer 95:1401-14. 2002
    ..To evaluate associations between race and breast carcinoma treatment...
  31. ncbi request reprint Short-term impact of cancer prevention and screening activities on quality of life
    Jennifer Cullen
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 440, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:943-52. 2004
    ..The objective of this article is to systematically review existing research on short-term effects of prevention, genetic counseling and testing, and screening activities on quality of life...
  32. ncbi request reprint Benefits and costs of interventions to improve breast cancer outcomes in African American women
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, and Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2554-66. 2004
    ..Our objective was to evaluate whether costs of increasing rates of screening or application of intensive treatment will be off-set by survival benefits for African American women...
  33. pmc Cultural views, language ability, and mammography use in Chinese American women
    Wenchi Liang
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:1012-25. 2009
    ..English ability was positively associated with mammography adherence. The authors' results imply that culturally sensitive and language-appropriate educational interventions are likely to improve mammography adherence in this population...
  34. pmc Breast cancer adjuvant chemotherapy decisions in older women: the role of patient preference and interactions with physicians
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Georgetown University School of Medicine and Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3146-53. 2010
    ..Breast cancer chemotherapy decisions in patients > or = 65 years old (older) are complex because of comorbidity, toxicity, and limited data on patient preference. We examined relationships between preferences and chemotherapy use...
  35. pmc Medicare breast surgery fees and treatment received by older women with localized breast cancer
    Jack Hadley
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:553-73. 2003
    ....
  36. pmc 'The worst thing about hospice is that they talk about death': contrasting hospice decisions and experience among immigrant Central and South American Latinos with US-born White, non-Latino cancer caregivers
    Barbara Kreling
    Department of Oncology, Cancer Control Program, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Palliat Med 24:427-34. 2010
    ..Future research is needed to extend these preliminary results; such results may be useful for designing interventions to improve end of life care and caregiving in Latinos...
  37. ncbi request reprint The quality of medical care at the end-of-life in the USA: existing barriers and examples of process and outcome measures
    K Robin Yabroff
    Cancer Control Program, Department of Human Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Palliat Med 18:202-16. 2004
    ..Cancer is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the USA and despite many recent advances in detection and treatment, over half a million cancer patients in this country will die from their disease each year...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cost of genetic counseling and testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility mutations
    W F Lawrence
    Cancer Clinical and Economic Outcomes Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:475-81. 2001
    ..The cost of detecting a mutation within a population of women is highly dependent on the prevalence of the mutation in the population...
  39. pmc Patient navigation: state of the art or is it science?
    Kristen J Wells
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 113:1999-2010. 2008
    ..Although cancer-related patient navigation interventions are being adopted increasingly across the United States and Canada, further research will be necessary to evaluate their efficacy and cost-effectiveness in improving cancer care...
  40. ncbi request reprint Geographic disparities in cervical cancer mortality: what are the roles of risk factor prevalence, screening, and use of recommended treatment?
    K Robin Yabroff
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    J Rural Health 21:149-57. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Effect of screening and adjuvant therapy on mortality from breast cancer
    Donald A Berry
    Department of Biostatistics and Applied Mathematics, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1784-92. 2005
    ..We used modeling techniques to assess the relative and absolute contributions of screening mammography and adjuvant treatment to the reduction in breast-cancer mortality in the United States from 1975 to 2000...
  42. ncbi request reprint Realizing the promise of breast cancer screening: clinical follow-up after abnormal screening among Black women
    Jon F Kerner
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 0001, USA
    Prev Med 37:92-101. 2003
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis based on the atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance/low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion Triage Study (ALTS)
    Shalini L Kulasingam
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:92-100. 2006
    ..We conducted a cost-effectiveness analysis of the ALTS trial to determine whether HPV DNA testing is a cost-effective alternative to immediate colposcopy or conservative management with up to three cytology examinations...
  44. ncbi request reprint Decision science and cervical cancer
    Scott B Cantor
    Section of Health Services Research, Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 98:2003-8. 2003
    ..The ultimate objective of using decision-analytic and cost-effectiveness models is to identify ways to improve women's health at an economically reasonable cost...
  45. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider characteristics that affect the use of axillary dissection in older women with stage I-II breast carcinoma
    Stephen B Edge
    Department of Surgery, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Cancer 94:2534-41. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to examine patient, clinical, and surgeon characteristics associated with the use of axillary dissection after breast-conserving surgery (BCS)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of breast cancer treatment: considering the value of patient choice
    Daniel Polsky
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:1139-46. 2003
    ..To use 5 years of primary data to compare the incremental cost-effectiveness of breast conservation and radiation versus mastectomy with the restriction of choice to a single therapy versus providing a choice of either therapy...
  47. doi request reprint On the road to improving the quality of breast cancer care: a distance still to travel
    Jeanne S Mandelblatt
    Med Care 46:759-61. 2008