Nina A Bickell

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc New accountability, new challenges: improving treatment reporting to a tumor registry
    Nina A Bickell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Health Policy, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Oncol Pract 9:e81-5. 2013
  2. pmc Quality of breast cancer care: perception versus practice
    Nina A Bickell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1791-5. 2012
  3. pmc A tracking and feedback registry to reduce racial disparities in breast cancer care
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1717-23. 2008
  4. doi request reprint What affects time to care in emergency room appendicitis patients?
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Med Care 46:417-22. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Understanding reasons for underuse: an approach to improve quality and reduce disparities in breast cancer treatment
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:23-30. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Lost opportunities: physicians' reasons and disparities in breast cancer treatment
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy and Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:2516-21. 2007
  7. pmc Underuse of breast cancer adjuvant treatment: patient knowledge, beliefs, and medical mistrust
    Nina A Bickell
    Departments of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5160-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities: racial disparities in adjuvant breast cancer treatment
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1357-62. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The quality of early-stage breast cancer treatment: what can we do to improve?
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 14:103-17, vi. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Time and the risk of ruptured tubal pregnancy
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York 10029, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:789-94. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc New accountability, new challenges: improving treatment reporting to a tumor registry
    Nina A Bickell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Health Policy, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Oncol Pract 9:e81-5. 2013
    ..As adjuvant treatment moves to outpatient settings, required reporting is problematic. We undertook a solutions-focused exercise to identify reporting barriers and devise a pilot improvement intervention...
  2. pmc Quality of breast cancer care: perception versus practice
    Nina A Bickell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1791-5. 2012
    ..We undertook this descriptive cohort study to assess key predictors of women's perceived quality of their breast cancer care and actual guideline-concordant quality of care received...
  3. pmc A tracking and feedback registry to reduce racial disparities in breast cancer care
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1717-23. 2008
    ..We implemented a tracking and feedback registry to close the referral loop between surgeons and oncologists...
  4. doi request reprint What affects time to care in emergency room appendicitis patients?
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Med Care 46:417-22. 2008
    ..Emergency departments (EDs) provide a safety net for seriously ill individuals. Little is known about factors that affect time to diagnosis and treatment of patients with time-sensitive conditions within the ED...
  5. doi request reprint Understanding reasons for underuse: an approach to improve quality and reduce disparities in breast cancer treatment
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 75:23-30. 2008
    ..We describe the application of a conceptual model to direct, design, and implement trials to reduce underuse of effective adjuvant breast cancer treatments...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lost opportunities: physicians' reasons and disparities in breast cancer treatment
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy and Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:2516-21. 2007
    ..Women with breast cancer do not consistently receive adjuvant treatments that have been shown to increase survival. Acquiring an understanding of the reasons for these lost opportunities may inform strategies for quality improvement...
  7. pmc Underuse of breast cancer adjuvant treatment: patient knowledge, beliefs, and medical mistrust
    Nina A Bickell
    Departments of Health Policy and Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5160-7. 2009
    ..Little is known about why women with breast cancer who have surgery do not receive proven effective postsurgical adjuvant treatments...
  8. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities: racial disparities in adjuvant breast cancer treatment
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1357-62. 2006
    ..We sought to measure a racial disparity in the underuse of adjuvant treatments for early-stage breast cancer and to identify associated factors...
  9. ncbi request reprint The quality of early-stage breast cancer treatment: what can we do to improve?
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 14:103-17, vi. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Time and the risk of ruptured tubal pregnancy
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York 10029, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:789-94. 2004
    ..Tubal pregnancy remains an important cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. We sought to quantify the relationship of time between symptom onset and treatment and the risk of tubal rupture...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physicians' reasons for failing to deliver effective breast cancer care: a framework for underuse
    Nina A Bickell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Health Policy, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Med Care 41:442-6. 2003
    ..Little is known about causes of underuse of effective cancer treatments. We sought to understand these causes to design effective interventions to improve care...
  12. pmc Understanding the challenges of adjuvant treatment measurement and reporting in breast cancer: cancer treatment measuring and reporting
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Med Care 51:e35-40. 2013
    ..Healthcare accrediting organizations and insurers increasingly require reporting of clinical data, and cancer treatment is one area of enhanced scrutiny...
  13. ncbi request reprint Using community-based participatory research to reduce health disparities in East and Central Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Health Policy, Box 1077, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 East 100th Street, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 71:368-74. 2004
    ..We developed an approach to educate and work together with Harlem residents to study health disparities, and to use peer-led classes to improve chronic disease management and outcomes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fragmentation of care for frequently hospitalized urban residents
    Deborah Schrag
    Health Outcomes Research Group, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and the Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Med Care 44:560-7. 2006
    ..Fragmentation across sites of care may impede efficient healthcare delivery...
  15. doi request reprint Factors associated with delays to emergency care for bowel obstruction
    Ula Hwang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Surg 202:1-7. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine factors associated with delays to first treatment for emergency department (ED) patients diagnosed with small-bowel obstruction (SBO)...
  16. pmc Breast cancer treatment decision-making: are we asking too much of patients?
    Jennifer C Livaudais
    Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:630-6. 2013
    ..We evaluated predisposing factors for, and long-term consequences of, too much and not enough perceived decision-making responsibility among breast cancer patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and disparities in breast cancer: victories and challenges
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Womens Health Issues 12:238-51. 2002
  18. pmc A community-centered approach to diabetes in East Harlem
    Carol R Horowitz
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai Medical School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1077, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:542-8. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Increased use of computed tomography does not harm patients with acute appendicitis
    Tehillah S Menes
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am Surg 72:326-9. 2006
    ..The use of CT did not harm patients, but did not translate to better overall outcomes in this group of patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint How time affects the risk of rupture in appendicitis
    Nina A Bickell
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:401-6. 2006
    ..This study aimed to determine the changes in risk of rupture in patients with appendicitis with increasing time from symptom onset to treatment to help guide the swiftness of surgical intervention...
  21. pmc Defining, navigating, and negotiating success: the experiences of mid-career Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar women
    Adina L Kalet
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:920-5. 2006
    ..We studied female graduates of the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program (CSP, Class of 1984 to 1989) to explore and describe the complexity of creating balance in the life of mid-career academic woman physicians...