ANN NATTINGER

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of Nancy Reagan's mastectomy on choice of surgery for breast cancer by US women
    A B Nattinger
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    JAMA 279:762-6. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Exploring the surgeon volume outcome relationship among women with breast cancer
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1958-63. 2007
  3. pmc Heightened attention to medical privacy: challenges for unbiased sample recruitment and a possible solution
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, General Internal Medicine CLCC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:637-44. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in the use of administrative claims data to study surveillance after cancer treatment
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Med Care 40:IV-69-74. 2002
  5. pmc Socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy use in older breast cancer survivors
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Cancer 117:398-405. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgeon characteristics and variations in treatment for early-stage breast cancer
    Mary Ann Gilligan
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Surg 142:17-22. 2007
  7. pmc Relationship between number of breast cancer operations performed and 5-year survival after treatment for early-stage breast cancer
    Mary Ann Gilligan
    Department of Medicine and Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:539-44. 2007
  8. pmc The skin cancer index: clinical responsiveness and predictors of quality of life
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:399-405. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Objective risk, subjective risk, and colorectal cancer screening among a clinic sample
    B Alex Matthews
    Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0509, USA
    Psychol Health Med 12:135-47. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Decision-making at menopause: a randomized controlled trial of a computer-based hormone therapy decision-aid
    Marilyn M Schapira
    The Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, The Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wisconsin, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 67:100-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of Nancy Reagan's mastectomy on choice of surgery for breast cancer by US women
    A B Nattinger
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    JAMA 279:762-6. 1998
    ..While the actions of popular figures are believed to influence the behavior of the general public, including health care decisions, little research has examined such an effect...
  2. ncbi request reprint Exploring the surgeon volume outcome relationship among women with breast cancer
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1958-63. 2007
    ..We studied potential bias in the surgeon volume-outcome relationship by comparing the relationship of surgeon volume to breast cancer mortality and to mortality from other causes of death...
  3. pmc Heightened attention to medical privacy: challenges for unbiased sample recruitment and a possible solution
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, General Internal Medicine CLCC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:637-44. 2010
    ..This strategy may be applicable to population-based studies of other diseases and is relevant to privacy boards making decisions about recruitment strategies acceptable to the public...
  4. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in the use of administrative claims data to study surveillance after cancer treatment
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Med Care 40:IV-69-74. 2002
    ..Administrative claims databases linked to tumor registry data provide an excellent opportunity for studying the follow-up care of cancer patients...
  5. pmc Socioeconomic factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy use in older breast cancer survivors
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Cancer 117:398-405. 2011
    ..The authors sought to identify socioeconomic (SES) factors associated with adjuvant hormone therapy (HT) use among a contemporary population of older breast cancer survivors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgeon characteristics and variations in treatment for early-stage breast cancer
    Mary Ann Gilligan
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Surg 142:17-22. 2007
    ..Adherence to National Institutes of Health consensus statement recommendations for early-stage breast cancer will vary by surgeon characteristics...
  7. pmc Relationship between number of breast cancer operations performed and 5-year survival after treatment for early-stage breast cancer
    Mary Ann Gilligan
    Department of Medicine and Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:539-44. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc The skin cancer index: clinical responsiveness and predictors of quality of life
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:399-405. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Objective risk, subjective risk, and colorectal cancer screening among a clinic sample
    B Alex Matthews
    Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0509, USA
    Psychol Health Med 12:135-47. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that CRC screening behaviors may be differentially influenced by type of risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Decision-making at menopause: a randomized controlled trial of a computer-based hormone therapy decision-aid
    Marilyn M Schapira
    The Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, The Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wisconsin, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 67:100-7. 2007
    ..Decision-making at menopause remains a challenge for women and their health care providers as the paradigm for hormone therapy continues to evolve. The role of decision-support for this process remains to be defined...
  11. ncbi request reprint Quality of primary care and subsequent pediatric emergency department utilization
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, CCC 550, 999 N 92nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 119:1131-8. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine whether parent-reported, high-quality primary care was associated with decreased nonurgent pediatric emergency department utilization...
  12. pmc Racial and socioeconomic disparities in bone density testing before and after hip fracture
    Joan M Neuner
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1239-45. 2007
    ..Racial and socioeconomic disparities have been identified in osteoporosis screening...
  13. pmc Update in women's health
    Julie L Mitchell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1351-64. 2007
  14. doi request reprint It's the writing on the wall: Whiteboards improve inpatient satisfaction with provider communication
    Siddhartha Singh
    Clinical Cancer Center, 5th Floor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Froedtert and The Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:127-31. 2011
    ..There was no secular trend, and the authors excluded a trend in overall patient satisfaction. Whiteboards could be a simple and effective tool to increase inpatient satisfaction with communication...
  15. pmc Behavior modification and risk perception in patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    WMJ 107:62-8. 2008
    ..Nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) is the most common cancer among humans, yet risk perceptions and preventive health behaviors in those who survive this cancer are relatively unknown...
  16. pmc A contemporary, population-based study of lymphedema risk factors in older women with breast cancer
    Tina W F Yen
    Division of General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:979-88. 2009
    ..We studied potential risk factors for lymphedema in a contemporary population of older breast cancer patients...
  17. doi request reprint Primary care quality and subsequent emergency department utilization for children in Wisconsin Medicaid
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N 92nd Street, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:33-9. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine the association between parent-reported primary care quality and subsequent ED utilization for children in Medicaid...
  18. pmc The economic consequences of breast cancer adjuvant hormonal treatments
    Liliana E Pezzin
    Department of Medicine and Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:S446-50. 2009
    ..AIs, however, are significantly more expensive than TX, raising concerns about access and use of effective treatment among women of lower socio-economic status...
  19. pmc Validation of a quality-of-life instrument for patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 8:314-8. 2006
    ..To validate a disease-specific quality-of-life instrument--the Skin Cancer Index--intended to measure quality-of-life issues relevant to patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint The influence of graphic format on breast cancer risk communication
    Marilyn M Schapira
    General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Health Commun 11:569-82. 2006
    ..001). In conclusion, elements of graphic format used to convey quantitative risk information effects key domains of risk perception. One must be cognizant of these effects when designing risk communication strategies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Persistent differences in sociodemographic determinants of breast conserving treatment despite overall increased adoption
    Mary Ann Gilligan
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Med Care 40:181-9. 2002
    ..Use of breast-conserving treatment (BCT) has previously demonstrated variability by sociodemographic factors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy decisions: insights from a multi-attribute model
    Marilyn M Schapira
    Department of Medicine, Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center and the Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert East Office Building, Suite 4200, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 52:89-95. 2004
    ..Linear regression methods were used to identify the utilities most predictive of current HRT use. The decision model provided insight regarding how personal expectations and values influence HRT use...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and sun-protective behavior in patients with skin cancer
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and the Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:141-6. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer and quality of life: assessment with the Dermatology Life Quality Index
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:525-9. 2004
    ..Quality of life (QOL) has been identified as an important outcome in cancer research, yet the most common malignancy among humans, nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC), has been poorly studied in this regard...
  25. pmc Predictors of pessimistic breast cancer risk perceptions in a primary care population
    Susan L Davids
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:310-5. 2004
    ..To identify sociodemographic characteristics, numeracy level, and breast cancer risk factors that are independently associated with the accuracy of lifetime and 5-year breast cancer risk perceptions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Agreement between scales in the measurement of breast cancer risk perceptions
    Marilyn M Schapira
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Risk Anal 24:665-73. 2004
    ..37). We report disagreement in breast cancer risk perceptions when measured by a frequency and a percentage scale. The accuracy and direction of bias associated with each scale varies according to the time frame of risk being assessed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Decentralization of breast cancer surgery in the United States
    Joan M Neuner
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Cancer 101:1323-9. 2004
    ..The authors sought to determine whether surgical volumes for breast cancer in the United States frequently reach this threshold...
  28. pmc An algorithm for the use of Medicare claims data to identify women with incident breast cancer
    Ann B Nattinger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1733-49. 2004
    ..To develop and validate a clinically informed algorithm that uses solely Medicare claims to identify, with a high positive predictive value, incident breast cancer cases...
  29. doi request reprint Nonurgent emergency-department care: analysis of parent and primary physician perspectives
    David C Brousseau
    Section of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e375-81. 2011
    ..To better understand parental decisions to seek care for their children and physician perceptions of parents' decisions to seek nonurgent emergency-department care...
  30. pmc Creation of a quality of life instrument for nonmelanoma skin cancer patients
    John S Rhee
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:1178-85. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to construct a new QOL instrument, The Facial Skin Cancer Index (FSCI), that captures the relevant QOL issues for NMSC patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening behavior and health insurance status (United States)
    B Alex Matthews
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Health Policy Institute, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Suite H2755, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0509, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:735-42. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between health insurance status and CRC screening behavior among a diverse sample of ambulatory patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Disparities for latino children in the timely receipt of medical care
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:319-25. 2005
    ..We compared timeliness of care among Latino, white, and African American children...
  33. pmc Development of the facial skin care index: a health-related outcomes index for skin cancer patients
    B Alex Matthews
    Health Policy Institute, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226 0509, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:924-34; discussion 934. 2006
    ..Existing health-related quality-of-life (HRQOL) tools do not appear to capture patients' specific skin cancer concerns...
  34. ncbi request reprint Bone density testing in older women and its association with patient age
    Joan M Neuner
    Department of Medicine and Health Policy Institute, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research and Division of Biostatistics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:485-9. 2006
    ..To measure the early adoption of bone density testing and examine the association between older age and such testing...
  35. doi request reprint Strengths and limitations of International Classification of Disease Ninth Revision Clinical Modification codes in defining cervical spine surgery
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E38-44. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  36. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening among midwestern community-based residents: indicators of success
    B Alex Matthews
    Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Suite H2755 8701 Watertown Plank Road, P O Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0509, USA
    J Community Health 32:103-20. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Effect of model of care delivery on mammography use among elderly breast cancer survivors
    Ann Eka Ete P Etim
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 96:293-9. 2006
    ..We evaluated receipt of mammography among survivors followed by generalist physicians, specialists, or both (referred to as 'shared care')...
  38. ncbi request reprint Objective testing and quality-of-life evaluation in surgical candidates with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Timothy L Smith
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, MCW Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Rhinol 17:351-6. 2003
    ..This work was designed as a cross-sectional study of 90 consecutive patients presenting to a tertiary rhinology practice for surgical management of sinonasal disease...
  39. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for breast cancer
    Ann Butler Nattinger
    Med Care 41:341-3. 2003

Research Grants14

  1. SES Disparities in Breast Cancer: Effect of Pharmaceutical Coverage
    ANN NATTINGER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In addition, the project relates to health policy by examining the effect of the new Medicare Part D pharmaceutical program with respect to a potential reduction in those disparities. ..
  2. OUTCOMES OF OLDER WOMEN WITH EARLY STAGE BREAST CANCER
    ANN NATTINGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will be critical to informing policy initiatives, including determination of how to best reduce socioeconomic disparities in breast cancer outcomes. ..
  3. Quality of Follow-up Care for Breast Cancer Survivors
    ANN NATTINGER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g. age, gender, specialty) and of patient characteristics (e.g. race, socioeconomic status, initial therapy). The results will yield important public policy information regarding breast cancer surveillance care. ..
  4. OUTCOMES OF OLDER WOMEN WITH EARLY STAGE BREAST CANCER
    ANN NATTINGER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..4. Assess the relationship of annual hospital volume and annual surgeon volume to outcomes of overall 5-year survival, 5-year survival from breast cancer, and 5-year survival free of treatment of recurrent disease. ..
  5. SES Disparities in Breast Cancer: Effect of Pharmaceutical Coverage
    Ann B Nattinger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition, the project relates to health policy by examining the effect of the new Medicare Part D pharmaceutical program with respect to a potential reduction in those disparities. ..