Diana L Miglioretti

Summary

Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Marginal modeling of nonnested multilevel data using standard software
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:453-63. 2007
  4. pmc When radiologists perform best: the learning curve in screening mammogram interpretation
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 253:632-40. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Improvement in the diagnostic evaluation of a positive fecal occult blood test in an integrated health care organization
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Med Care 46:S91-6. 2008
  6. pmc Statistical approaches for modeling radiologists' interpretive performance
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:227-38. 2009
  7. pmc Accuracy of screening mammography varies by week of menstrual cycle
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 258:372-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Latent transition regression for mixed outcomes
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave Suite 1600, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Biometrics 59:710-20. 2003
  9. pmc Are radiologists' goals for mammography accuracy consistent with published recommendations?
    Sara L Jackson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:289-95. 2012
  10. pmc Variability in interpretive performance at screening mammography and radiologists' characteristics associated with accuracy
    Joann G Elmore
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Radiology 253:641-51. 2009

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Publications75

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Marginal modeling of nonnested multilevel data using standard software
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:453-63. 2007
    ..Performance with a small number of clusters is discussed. Both the simulations and the example demonstrate the importance of accounting for the correlation within all levels of clustering for proper inference...
  4. pmc When radiologists perform best: the learning curve in screening mammogram interpretation
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 253:632-40. 2009
    ..To examine changes in screening mammogram interpretation as radiologists with and radiologists without fellowship training in breast imaging gain clinical experience...
  5. doi request reprint Improvement in the diagnostic evaluation of a positive fecal occult blood test in an integrated health care organization
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Med Care 46:S91-6. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Statistical approaches for modeling radiologists' interpretive performance
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:227-38. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Accuracy of screening mammography varies by week of menstrual cycle
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 258:372-9. 2011
    ..To investigate sensitivity, specificity, and cancer detection rate of screening mammography according to week of menstrual cycle among premenopausal women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Latent transition regression for mixed outcomes
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave Suite 1600, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Biometrics 59:710-20. 2003
    ..We illustrate our approach with data from a longitudinal study of back pain...
  9. pmc Are radiologists' goals for mammography accuracy consistent with published recommendations?
    Sara L Jackson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:289-95. 2012
    ..Mammography quality assurance programs have been in place for more than a decade. We studied radiologists' self-reported performance goals for accuracy in screening mammography and compared them to published recommendations...
  10. pmc Variability in interpretive performance at screening mammography and radiologists' characteristics associated with accuracy
    Joann G Elmore
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Radiology 253:641-51. 2009
    ..To identify radiologists' characteristics associated with interpretive performance in screening mammography...
  11. pmc Screening mammography use among current, former, and never hormone therapy users may not explain recent declines in breast cancer incidence
    Diana S M Buist
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:720-7. 2012
    ..We longitudinally examined women and compared mammography use and cancer rates by HT use [current, former, and never users of estrogen + progestin (EPT) and estrogen only (ET)]...
  12. pmc Mammographic interpretive volume and diagnostic mammogram interpretation performance in community practice
    Sebastien Haneuse
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 262:69-79. 2012
    ..To investigate the association between radiologist interpretive volume and diagnostic mammography performance in community-based settings...
  13. pmc Influence of annual interpretive volume on screening mammography performance in the United States
    Diana S M Buist
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 259:72-84. 2011
    ..To examine whether U.S. radiologists' interpretive volume affects their screening mammography performance...
  14. pmc Mammographic interpretation: radiologists' ability to accurately estimate their performance and compare it with that of their peers
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:695-702. 2012
    ..The purposes of this study were to determine whether U.S. radiologists accurately estimate their own interpretive performance of screening mammography and to assess how they compare their performance with that of their peers...
  15. pmc Disclosing harmful mammography errors to patients
    Thomas H Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, 4311 11th Ave NE, Suite 230, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Radiology 253:443-52. 2009
    ..To assess radiologists' attitudes about disclosing errors to patients by using a survey with a vignette involving an error interpreting a patient's mammogram, leading to a delayed cancer diagnosis...
  16. 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...
  17. pmc Radiologists' attitudes and use of mammography audit reports
    Joann G Elmore
    Division of General Internal Medicine, 325 Ninth Avenue, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:752-60. 2010
    ..The objectives of our study were to assess the content and style of audits and examine use of, attitudes toward, and perceptions of the value that radiologists' have regarding mandated medical audits...
  18. pmc The impact of comorbidities on hormone use. After the 2000 release of the Women's Health Initiative
    Katherine M Newton
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:350-6. 2005
    ....
  19. pmc Risk factors for inflammatory breast cancer and other invasive breast cancers
    Catherine Schairer
    Affiliations of authors Joint Program for Survey Methodology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD YL Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA PF, RDW, DSMB, DLM Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD CS, BIG, WFA Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology Biostatistics University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA KK Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH TLO Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA DLM
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:1373-84. 2013
    ..We investigated risk factors for inflammatory breast cancer (IBC), a rare, aggressive, and poorly understood breast cancer that is characterized by diffuse breast skin erythema and edema...
  20. pmc Decreased accuracy in interpretation of community-based screening mammography for women with multiple clinical risk factors
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:441-51. 2010
    ....
  21. pmc Recommendation for short-interval follow-up examinations after a probably benign assessment: is clinical practice consistent with BI-RADS guidance?
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1152-9. 2010
    ..We evaluated predictors of discordance between probably benign assessments and short-interval follow-up recommendations...
  22. 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...
  23. pmc Defining menopausal status in epidemiologic studies: A comparison of multiple approaches and their effects on breast cancer rates
    Amanda I Phipps
    University of Washington, Epidemiology Department, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Health Sciences Building F 262, Box 357236, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
    Maturitas 67:60-6. 2010
    ..This study assesses distinctions between menopausal status definitions using commonly collected epidemiologic data, and explores their impact on study outcomes using breast cancer rates as an example...
  24. pmc Cumulative probability of false-positive recall or biopsy recommendation after 10 years of screening mammography: a cohort study
    Rebecca A Hubbard
    Group Health Cooperative and School of Public Health of the University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:481-92. 2011
    ..False-positive mammography results are common. Biennial screening may decrease the cumulative probability of false-positive results across many years of repeated screening but could also delay cancer diagnosis...
  25. pmc A semiparametric censoring bias model for estimating the cumulative risk of a false-positive screening test under dependent censoring
    Rebecca A Hubbard
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Biometrics 69:245-53. 2013
    ..Models that provide accurate estimates under dependent censoring are critical for providing appropriate information for evaluating screening tests...
  26. ncbi request reprint Marginal modeling of multilevel binary data with time-varying covariates
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, USA
    Biostatistics 5:381-98. 2004
    ..Implications of time-varying endogenous covariates are addressed. The methods are illustrated using data from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium to estimate mammography accuracy from a repeatedly screened population...
  27. pmc Randomized trial of therapeutic massage for chronic neck pain
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Clin J Pain 25:233-8. 2009
    ..A randomized controlled trial was conducted to evaluate whether therapeutic massage is more beneficial than a self-care book for patients with chronic neck pain...
  28. pmc Association between obesity and psychiatric disorders in the US adult population
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:824-30. 2006
    ..Epidemiologic data suggest an association between obesity and depression, but findings vary across studies and suggest a stronger relationship in women than men...
  29. ncbi request reprint A prognostic approach to defining chronic pain
    Michael Von Korff
    Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle WA 98101, USA
    Pain 117:304-13. 2005
    ..Defining chronic pain prospectively, by risk thresholds for future clinically significant pain, provides an empirically grounded approach to chronic pain assessment...
  30. pmc Adverse events after screening and follow-up colonoscopy
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:289-96. 2012
    ..We provide new information about how the risk of adverse events following colonoscopy varies by age and indication (screening vs. follow-up performed to evaluate a positive result from another screening modality)...
  31. pmc Statin use and prostate cancer risk in a large population-based setting
    Denise M Boudreau
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:767-74. 2008
    ..Statins are a commonly used cholesterol-lowering drug, which also have the potential to affect cancer risk and progression. Results from previous studies offer mixed conclusions...
  32. pmc Accuracy of self-reported breast cancer among women undergoing mammography
    Linn Abraham
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:583-92. 2009
    ..There appears to be uncertainty surrounding breast findings such as DCIS and LCIS. These results have important implications for research relying on self-report and for patient communication and care...
  33. pmc Statin use and breast cancer risk in a large population-based setting
    Denise M Boudreau
    Group Health, Center for Health Studies, Suite 1600, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:416-21. 2007
    ..Mechanistic studies suggest that 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl CoA inhibitors (statins) reduce the risk of breast cancer. Observational studies offer mixed results...
  34. pmc Self-detection remains a key method of breast cancer detection for U.S. women
    Mara Y Roth
    University of Washington School of Medicin, eDepartment of Medicine, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195 7138, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1135-9. 2011
    ..This report describes patient characteristics and time trends for various methods of breast cancer detection in the United States...
  35. ncbi request reprint A hierarchical non-homogenous Poisson model for meta-analysis of adenoma counts
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600 Seattle WA 98101, USA
    Stat Med 26:98-109. 2007
    ..For 1990, the estimated adenoma prevalence among Americans at age 60 is 40.3 per cent for men compared to 29.2 per cent for women...
  36. ncbi request reprint Mammographic breast density, dense area, and breast area differences by phase in the menstrual cycle
    Diana S M Buist
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Suite 1600, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2303-6. 2006
    ..Mammographic breast density may be greater in the luteal phase (days 15-30) than the follicular phase (days 1-14) of the menstrual cycle; this may have implications for when mammography screening should occur...
  37. pmc Modelling the cumulative risk of a false-positive screening test
    Rebecca A Hubbard
    Group Health Research Institute, Biostatistics Unit and Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Stat Methods Med Res 19:429-49. 2010
    ..The estimated risk of an FP recall after 10 screening mammograms varied between 58% and 77% depending on the approach used, with an estimate of 63% based on what we feel are the most reasonable modelling assumptions...
  38. pmc Statin use and female reproductive organ cancer risk in a large population-based setting
    Onchee Yu
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:609-16. 2009
    ..We evaluated the association between statin use and endometrial as well as ovarian cancer risks...
  39. ncbi request reprint Chronic spinal pain and physical-mental comorbidity in the United States: results from the national comorbidity survey replication
    Michael Von Korff
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pain 113:331-9. 2005
    ..The societal burdens of chronic spinal pain need to be understood and managed within the context of comorbid conditions...
  40. pmc Evaluating risk factor assumptions: a simulation-based approach
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:55. 2011
    ..We propose a method for evaluating these risk factor assumptions as part of model-building...
  41. doi request reprint Investigation of mammographic breast density as a risk factor for ovarian cancer
    Karen J Wernli
    Affiliations of authors Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA KJW, ESO, DLM, DSMB Department of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, General Internal Medicine Section, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA KK Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA DLM, CYM Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM CYM Department of Community and Family Medicine, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH TO Department of Surgery and Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT BLS Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC LMH
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:djt341. 2014
    ..Endogenous hormones and growth factors that increase mammographic breast density could increase ovarian cancer risk. We examined whether high breast density is associated with ovarian cancer risk...
  42. pmc Reproducibility of BI-RADS breast density measures among community radiologists: a prospective cohort study
    Mary C Spayne
    Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breast J 18:326-33. 2012
    ..1% to 87.4% and simple kappa ranging from 0.19 to 0.69 across individual radiologists. Our findings underscore the need for additional evaluation of the BI-RADS breast density categorization system in clinical practice...
  43. ncbi request reprint Estimating the accuracy of psychological scales using longitudinal data
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Biostatistics 4:97-107. 2003
    ..Using the proposed model, we estimate the accuracy of the Symptom Checklist as a measure of major depression from a repeatedly screened sample of patients...
  44. doi request reprint The use of computed tomography in pediatrics and the associated radiation exposure and estimated cancer risk
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Research Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:700-7. 2013
    ..Increased use of computed tomography (CT) in pediatrics raises concerns about cancer risk from exposure to ionizing radiation...
  45. ncbi request reprint A trial of an activating intervention for chronic back pain in primary care and physical therapy settings
    Michael Von Korff
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pain 113:323-30. 2005
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparing yoga, exercise, and a self-care book for chronic low back pain: a randomized, controlled trial
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Cooperative and University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:849-56. 2005
    ..Chronic low back pain is a common problem that has only modestly effective treatment options...
  47. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapy prescribing patterns in the United States
    Diana S M Buist
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1042-50. 2004
    ....
  48. 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...
  49. pmc An assessment of the quality of mammography care at facilities treating medically vulnerable populations
    L Elizabeth Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Med Care 46:701-8. 2008
    ..Whether mammography facilities that treat vulnerable women demonstrate lower quality of care than other facilities is unknown...
  50. ncbi request reprint Comparing the performance of mammography screening in the USA and the UK
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Med Screen 12:50-4. 2005
    ..Efforts to improve mammographic screening in the USA should target lowering the recall rate without reducing the cancer detection rate...
  51. ncbi request reprint Physician predictors of mammographic accuracy
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:358-67. 2005
    ..The association between physician experience and the accuracy of screening mammography in community practice is not well studied. We identified characteristics of U.S. physicians associated with the accuracy of screening mammography...
  52. pmc Screening mammograms by community radiologists: variability in false-positive rates
    Joann G Elmore
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98104, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1373-80. 2002
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Recall and detection rates in screening mammography
    Bonnie C Yankaskas
    Cancer 101:2710-1; author reply 2711-2. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Effects of estrogen-only treatment in postmenopausal women
    Karla Kerlikowske
    JAMA 292:684-5; author reply 685-6. 2004
  55. ncbi request reprint Demographic factors, denture status and oral health-related quality of life
    Mike T John
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:125-32. 2004
    ..This study investigated the association between denture status, demographic factors, and oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Comparison of screening mammography in the United States and the United kingdom
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    JAMA 290:2129-37. 2003
    ..Screening mammography differs between the United States and the United Kingdom; a direct comparison may suggest methods to improve the practice...
  57. ncbi request reprint Widespread pain as a risk factor for dysfunctional temporomandibular disorder pain
    Mike Torsten John
    Department of Prosthodontics, Martin Luther University, Halle Wittenberg, Grosse Steinstrasse 19, 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    Pain 102:257-63. 2003
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Does practice make perfect when interpreting mammography? Part II
    Joann G Elmore
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:250-2. 2003
  59. 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...
  60. ncbi request reprint Genetic testing for hereditary colorectal cancer in children: long-term psychological effects
    Ann Marie Codori
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 116:117-28. 2003
    ..Our findings should call for a multidisciplinary approach to genetic testing for children...
  61. ncbi request reprint Modeling the dissemination of mammography in the United States
    Kathleen A Cronin
    Statistical Research and Applications Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Applied Research Branch, National Cancer Institute NIH, MSC 8317, Suite 504, 6116 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892 7359, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:701-12. 2005
    ..This paper presents a methodology for piecing together disparate data sources to obtain a comprehensive model for the use of mammography screening in the US population for the years 1975-2000...
  62. 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...
  63. ncbi request reprint Association between breast density and subsequent breast cancer following treatment for ductal carcinoma in situ
    E Shelley Hwang
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Cancer Center, 1600 Divisadero Avenue, B606 San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2587-93. 2007
    ..All subjects had an American College of Radiology Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) breast density measure recorded prior to diagnosis...
  64. 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
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer detection rate: designing imaging trials to demonstrate improvements
    Yulei Jiang
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC2026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Radiology 243:360-7. 2007
    ..To estimate the extent of variability in screening mammography cancer detection rates and its effect on a hypothetical clinical trial of a new screening modality used to measure changes in cancer detection rate...
  66. 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...
  67. 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...
  68. 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...
  69. ncbi request reprint Does utilization of screening mammography explain racial and ethnic differences in breast cancer?
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    University of California and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:541-53. 2006
    ..Reasons for persistent differences in breast cancer mortality rates among various racial and ethnic groups have been difficult to ascertain...
  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 Oral health-related quality of life in Germany
    Mike T John
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:483-91. 2003
    ..For subjects with removable dentures the scores were 15 and 60 points, respectively, and for subjects with complete dentures, 23 and 85 points, respectively. The results provide the first overview of impaired OHRQoL in Germany...
  72. ncbi request reprint German short forms of the Oral Health Impact Profile
    Mike T John
    Department of Prosthodontics and Materials Science, School of Dentistry, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:277-88. 2006
    ..We report the development and psychometric evaluation of short forms of the Oral Health Impact Profile German version (OHIP-G) - an instrument to assess oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL)...
  73. ncbi request reprint Performance benchmarks for diagnostic mammography
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 1600 Divisadero St, Rm H 2801, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 235:775-90. 2005
    ....
  74. doi request reprint Physician workload in mammography
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, China Basin Landing, 185 Berry St, STE 350, Lobby 7, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:526-32. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to estimate per-physician annual volumes of mammography interpretation...
  75. ncbi request reprint Cortical sites critical for speech discrimination in normal and impaired listeners
    Dana F Boatman
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurosci 25:5475-80. 2005
    ..These results demonstrate that individual differences in speech recognition abilities are reflected in the underlying cortical representations...

Research Grants2

  1. Statistical Coordinating Center for the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium
    Diana Miglioretti; Fiscal Year: 2007
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