Lina Jandorf

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Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Creating alliances to improve cancer prevention and detection among urban medically underserved minority groups. The East Harlem Partnership for Cancer Awareness
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Cancer 107:2043-51. 2006
  2. pmc Culturally targeted patient navigation for increasing african americans' adherence to screening colonoscopy: a randomized clinical trial
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1577-87. 2013
  3. pmc Variants in the vitamin D pathway, serum levels of vitamin D, and estrogen receptor negative breast cancer among African-American women: a case-control study
    Song Yao
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R58. 2012
  4. pmc Cost analysis of a patient navigation system to increase screening colonoscopy adherence among urban minorities
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cancer 119:612-20. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Esperanza y Vida: a culturally and linguistically customized breast and cervical education program for diverse Latinas at three different United States sites
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Health Commun 17:160-76. 2012
  6. pmc Use of a patient navigator to increase colorectal cancer screening in an urban neighborhood health clinic
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Urban Health 82:216-24. 2005
  7. pmc Understanding the barriers and facilitators of colorectal cancer screening among low income immigrant hispanics
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:462-9. 2010
  8. pmc The influence of acculturation and breast cancer-specific distress on perceived barriers to genetic testing for breast cancer among women of African descent
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 18:945-55. 2009
  9. pmc Cognitive and emotional factors predicting decisional conflict among high-risk breast cancer survivors who receive uninformative BRCA1/2 results
    Christine Rini
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1130, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Health Psychol 28:569-78. 2009
  10. pmc Predictors of endoscopy in minority women
    Jennifer Christie
    Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1361-8. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Creating alliances to improve cancer prevention and detection among urban medically underserved minority groups. The East Harlem Partnership for Cancer Awareness
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Cancer 107:2043-51. 2006
    ..Future efforts to reduce cancer screening disparities in this population will include patient navigation and improved access to standard-of-care screening such as colonoscopy. Cancer 2006. (c) 2006 American Cancer Society...
  2. pmc Culturally targeted patient navigation for increasing african americans' adherence to screening colonoscopy: a randomized clinical trial
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1577-87. 2013
    ..This study focuses on predicting outcomes of screening colonoscopy for colorectal cancer among African Americans using different patient navigation formats...
  3. pmc Variants in the vitamin D pathway, serum levels of vitamin D, and estrogen receptor negative breast cancer among African-American women: a case-control study
    Song Yao
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R58. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that racial differences in 25OHD levels, as well as in inherited genetic variations, may contribute, in part, to the differences in tumor characteristics...
  4. pmc Cost analysis of a patient navigation system to increase screening colonoscopy adherence among urban minorities
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cancer 119:612-20. 2013
    ..Very little is known about the direct costs of implementing PN programs. The objective of the current study was to perform a detailed cost analysis of PN programs at the authors' institution from an institutional perspective...
  5. doi request reprint Esperanza y Vida: a culturally and linguistically customized breast and cervical education program for diverse Latinas at three different United States sites
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Health Commun 17:160-76. 2012
    ..S. regions, with implications for informing the expansion and replication of the program in other regions of the country...
  6. pmc Use of a patient navigator to increase colorectal cancer screening in an urban neighborhood health clinic
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Urban Health 82:216-24. 2005
    ..1% vs. 25%, P=.086). Thus, a PN system successfully increases CRC screening rates among a predominantly minority population of low socioeconomic status...
  7. pmc Understanding the barriers and facilitators of colorectal cancer screening among low income immigrant hispanics
    Lina Jandorf
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 12:462-9. 2010
    ..Interventions that educate physicians and patients regarding colonoscopy screening guidelines, increase physicians' screening referrals, and reduce patients' fear are needed...
  8. pmc The influence of acculturation and breast cancer-specific distress on perceived barriers to genetic testing for breast cancer among women of African descent
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 18:945-55. 2009
    ..Meanwhile, little is known regarding potential within-group acculturation and psychological differences underlying perceived barriers to genetic testing among women of African descent...
  9. pmc Cognitive and emotional factors predicting decisional conflict among high-risk breast cancer survivors who receive uninformative BRCA1/2 results
    Christine Rini
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1130, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Health Psychol 28:569-78. 2009
    ..To investigate high-risk breast cancer survivors' risk reduction decision making and decisional conflict after an uninformative BRCA1/2 test...
  10. pmc Predictors of endoscopy in minority women
    Jennifer Christie
    Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1361-8. 2005
    ..This study evaluates the association between socioeconomic, medical and psychosocial factors and the use of endoscopy in low-income minority women...
  11. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial using patient navigation to increase colonoscopy screening among low-income minorities
    Jennifer Christie
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:278-84. 2008
    ..A PN improves compliance with screening colonoscopy in low-income minorities. Larger studies are needed to evaluate what features of navigation are most effective in facilitating completion of screening colonoscopy...
  12. pmc The influence of sociocultural factors on colonoscopy and FOBT screening adherence among low-income Hispanics
    Rachel C Shelton
    Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:925-44. 2011
    ..Researchers should continue investigating how sociocultural factors influence screening adherence among Hispanics, using larger and more geographically diverse samples...
  13. pmc Barriers and facilitators to BRCA genetic counseling among at-risk Latinas in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1594-604. 2013
    ..It is imperative to first understand factors that may impede Latinas seeking BRCA genetic counseling, as it is considered a prerequisite to testing...
  14. pmc Association between temporal orientation and attitudes about BRCA1/2 testing among women of African descent with family histories of breast cancer
    Tiffany A Edwards
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:276-82. 2008
    ..The current study explored the relationship between temporal orientation and pros and cons of BRCA testing among 140 women of African descent with a family history suggestive of a genetic mutation predisposing to breast cancer...
  15. pmc Acculturation and familiarity with, attitudes towards and beliefs about genetic testing for cancer risk within Latinas in East Harlem, New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1425 Madison Ave, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Genet Couns 18:60-71. 2009
    ..Study results may help inform the development of culturally-appropriate health education outreach materials and programs targeted to increase awareness, knowledge and understanding about genetic testing for cancer risk within Latinas...
  16. doi request reprint A program to enhance completion of screening colonoscopy among urban minorities
    Lea Ann Chen
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:443-50. 2008
    ..This study investigated the use of patient navigation within an open-access referral system and its effects on colonoscopy completion rates among urban minorities...
  17. doi request reprint Cancer care in East and Central Harlem: community partnership needs assessment
    Tiffany A Edwards
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:171-8. 2013
    ..Education was seen as a critical area of need and intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Group-Based Medical Mistrust Scale: psychometric properties and association with breast cancer screening
    Hayley S Thompson
    Ruttenberg Cancer Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Prev Med 38:209-18. 2004
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  19. pmc An examination of the psychosocial factors influencing colorectal cancer patients' communication of colorectal cancer patient risk with their siblings
    Catalina Lawsin
    Department of Psychology, B 8 215 Baruch College, City University of New York, One Bernard Baruch Way, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2907-12. 2009
    ....
  20. doi request reprint A simplified, noninvasive stool DNA test for colorectal cancer detection
    Steven Itzkowitz
    Department of Medicine and Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2862-70. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Descriptive characteristics of a colon disease family registry at an urban hospital
    N Simay Gokbayrak
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, United States
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:17-25. 2011
    ..Patient characteristics, differences between gastrointestinal diseases among probands, subjective distress in relation to perception of colorectal cancer, and quality of life were examined...
  22. doi request reprint Breast and cervical cancer screening and health beliefs among African American women attending educational programs
    Lisa Ochoa-Frongia
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Health Promot Pract 13:447-53. 2012
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  23. doi request reprint Interest and beliefs about BRCA genetic counseling among at-risk Latinas in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, 1425 Madison Ave, Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:255-68. 2010
    ..Meanwhile, little is known about barriers to genetic counseling among Latinas at increased risk of inherited breast cancer...
  24. pmc Colorectal cancer screening among low-income African Americans in East Harlem: a theoretical approach to understanding barriers and promoters to screening
    Catalina Lawsin
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 84:32-44. 2007
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  25. doi request reprint Sociocultural determinants of breast and cervical cancer screening adherence: an examination of variation among immigrant Latinas by country of origin
    Rachel C Shelton
    Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, 722 West 168th Street, Room 548, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:1768-92. 2012
    ..Findings provide important information about Latina sub-group variability that can help inform the development of breast and cervical cancer screening interventions...
  26. pmc Implementation of culturally targeted patient navigation system for screening colonoscopy in a direct referral system
    Lina Jandorf
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA, Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Department of Oncology, School of Medicine, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, 4100 John R, MM03CB Detroit, MI 48201, USA and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West, 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:803-15. 2013
    ..navigators, how CTPN was implemented and provide a preliminary answer to our questions of the study aims: can peer navigators be as effective as professionals and what is the potential impact of patient navigation on screening adherence?..
  27. doi request reprint Characteristics of male attendees of health education interventions for Latinos
    Errol J Philip
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:523-32. 2012
    ..This information extends our understanding of community participation in health interventions and will assist in the development of effective interventions in the Latino community...
  28. doi request reprint Reported benefits of participation in a research study
    Anabella G Castillo
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Community Health 37:59-64. 2012
    ..Understanding the reasons that participants choose to participate in research studies will ultimately assist researchers close the gap in minority representation, allowing for greater generalizability of research findings...
  29. ncbi request reprint Screening adherence for colorectal cancer among immigrant Hispanic women
    Jennie Ellison
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:681-8. 2011
    ..We sought to assess factors related to colorectal cancer (CRC) screening adherence among immigrant, Hispanic women in Harlem, New York City...
  30. ncbi request reprint Perceived disadvantages and concerns about abuses of genetic testing for cancer risk: differences across African American, Latina and Caucasian women
    Hayley S Thompson
    Ruttenberg Cancer Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place Box 1130, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 51:217-27. 2003
    ..These findings support the importance of identifying genetic testing attitudes that may be culturally specific in order to promote culturally competent care by genetic risk professionals...
  31. pmc Racial disparities in posttraumatic stress after diagnosis of localized breast cancer: the BQUAL study
    Neomi Vin-Raviv
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:563-72. 2013
    ..This study examines changes in PTSD symptoms in the first 6 months after diagnosis and assesses racial/ethnic differences in PTSD symptomatology over time...
  32. pmc Assessing endoscopic colorectal screening adherence in an emergency department population
    Jennifer Christie
    Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1095-101. 2006
    ..However, CRC screening rates, particularly by endoscopy, are dismally low. The purpose of this study is to determine the factors associated with adherence to endoscopic screening using the emergency department (ED) population...
  33. pmc Interpersonal influences on patients' surgical decision making: the role of close others
    Christine Rini
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Behav Med 34:396-407. 2011
    ..Findings demonstrate the importance of considering social context when investigating patient decision making...
  34. ncbi request reprint Barriers to colorectal cancer screening: inadequate knowledge by physicians
    Melissa Gennarelli
    Derald H Ruttenberg Cancer Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One East 100th Street, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 72:36-44. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess physicians' knowledge of (a) American Cancer Society (ACS) CRC screening guidelines for average-risk and high-risk patients, and (b) general colorectal cancer facts which support these guidelines...
  35. pmc Training experiences of lay and professional patient navigators for colorectal cancer screening
    Rachel C Shelton
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, Room 548, New York, NY, 10032, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:277-84. 2011
    ..Furthermore, there were no significant differences in LHWs' and Pros' reported self-efficacy and satisfaction with training. Findings support the use of diverse strategies to train and prepare LHWs as patient navigators...
  36. doi request reprint Training lay health workers to promote post-treatment breast cancer surveillance in African American breast cancer survivors: development and implementation of a curriculum
    Hayley S Thompson
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Cancer Educ 24:267-74. 2009
    ..Survivors in Spirit (SIS) is an intervention that addresses this problem through lay health workers (LHWs)...
  37. pmc Challenges to replicating evidence-based research in real-world settings: training African-American peers as patient navigators for colon cancer screening
    Jamilia R Sly
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:680-6. 2012
    ..Recommendations for addressing these challenges are discussed...
  38. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening among immigrant Hispanics: an analysis by country of origin
    Rachel C Shelton
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, 10032 NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:715-20. 2012
    ..This research provides insight into the variability that exists among Hispanics and can help improve understanding of important determinants that may influence Pap test screening among diverse Hispanics...
  39. doi request reprint Assessment of the Short Acculturation Scale for Hispanics (SASH) among low-income, immigrant Hispanics
    Jennie Ellison
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:478-83. 2011
    ..In conclusion, SASH is useful and valid for assessing acculturation among Hispanics; however, a shortened version or acculturation proxy variables could also be utilized...
  40. ncbi request reprint Demographic, medical, and psychosocial correlates to CAM use among survivors of colorectal cancer
    Catalina Lawsin
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:557-64. 2007
    ..This study examined correlates of CAM use among colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors, an understudied population that experiences many physical and psychological difficulties...
  41. ncbi request reprint Distress among inflammatory bowel disease patients at high risk for colorectal cancer: a preliminary investigation of the effects of family history of cancer, disease duration, and perceived social support
    Christine Rini
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Psychooncology 17:354-62. 2008
    ..02). Having a DR history of CRC also predicted higher CRC-specific distress, but only among patients diagnosed more recently (p = 0.03). Clinical implications of these findings are discussed along with future research directions...
  42. doi request reprint Multi-site implementation of health education programs for Latinas
    Nora R Sudarsan
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1425 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Community Health 36:193-203. 2011
    ..These findings can be applied to outreach efforts to effectively increase participation and enhance screening practices and benefits in other regions...
  43. doi request reprint Colonoscopy screening information preferences among urban hispanics
    Jennie Ellison
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:963-6. 2011
    ..Using the identified preferences for sources of information among this growing segment of the US population could inform interventions to address the important public health issue of CRC disparities...
  44. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cervical cancer screening among urban African Americans and Latinas
    Anne Fatone
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:416-24. 2009
    ..To assess predictors of cervical cancer screening among African American and Latina women, a needs assessment survey was conducted, exploring screening behavior, knowledge, and access to health care...
  45. pmc Adherence to physician recommendation to colorectal cancer screening colonoscopy among Hispanics
    Ghalib Jibara
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1124-30. 2011
    ..Physician recommendation has consistently shown to improve CRC screening...
  46. pmc Understanding factors related to Colorectal Cancer (CRC) screening among urban Hispanics: use of focus group methodology
    Alejandro Varela
    Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:70-5. 2010
    ..These results informed a survey to better understand CRC screening among Hispanics in a cross-sectional study. The information from both will direct the development of interventions to increase CRC screening among Hispanics...
  47. doi request reprint Educational needs about cancer family history and genetic counseling for cancer risk among frontline healthcare clinicians in New York City
    Katarina M Sussner
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, New York 10029, USA
    Genet Med 13:785-93. 2011
    ..This study investigated the educational needs of frontline healthcare clinicians about cancer family history and genetic counseling for cancer risk...
  48. doi request reprint Heterogeneity in breast and cervical cancer screening practices among female Hispanic immigrants in the United States
    Catalina Lawsin
    Department of Psychology, Baruch College, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:834-41. 2011
    ..01) adhered most to BC screening guidelines. Heterogeneity in BC and CC screening was found among Hispanic sub-groups and suggests that health promotion programs should be tailored appropriately, particularly among recent immigrants...
  49. ncbi request reprint Urban voices: the quality-of-life experience among women of color with breast cancer
    Anne M Fatone
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Palliat Support Care 5:115-25. 2007
    ..The context in which these women perceive, experience, and respond to these HRQL challenges can provide important information for planning a culturally appropriate palliative care treatment plan...
  50. ncbi request reprint Improved fecal DNA test for colorectal cancer screening
    Steven H Itzkowitz
    Department of Medicine and Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:111-7. 2007
    ..The present study was conducted to determine the sensitivity and specificity of a second-generation assay (version 2) that uses improved DNA stabilization/isolation techniques and a new promoter methylation marker...
  51. pmc Colorectal cancer screening brochure for Latinos: focus group evaluation
    Julia L Cooperman
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:582-90. 2013
    ..Results indicated relevance of the theoretically and culturally guided approach to the development of the brochure leading to refinement of its content and design. ..
  52. pmc Identifying barriers to colonoscopy screening for nonadherent African American participants in a patient navigation intervention
    Jamilia R Sly
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Prevention and Control Division, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Health Educ Behav 40:449-57. 2013
    ..Future interventions should consider gender-specific navigation and combining PN with nonmedical interventions to address other identified barriers. ..
  53. doi request reprint Traumatic stress symptoms and breast cancer: the role of childhood abuse
    Rachel E Goldsmith
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 34:465-70. 2010
    ..The present study investigated relations between reported childhood abuse and recent traumatic stress symptoms in women newly diagnosed with breast cancer (n=330)...
  54. doi request reprint Colorectal neoplasia detection among black and Latino individuals undergoing screening colonoscopy: a prospective cohort study
    Kristen K Lee
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 79:466-72. 2014
    ..Little is known about the prevalence and distribution of adenomas found at screening colonoscopy among black and Latino individuals...
  55. pmc Psychological correlates of sexual dysfunction in female rectal and anal cancer survivors: analysis of baseline intervention data
    Errol J Philip
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Sex Med 10:2539-48. 2013
    ..Despite this, it remains an understudied, underreported, and undertreated issue in the field of cancer survivorship...
  56. pmc Understanding factors influencing Latina women's screening behavior: a qualitative approach
    Essie Torres
    Department of Cancer Control Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263 and Department of Oncological Sciences, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA Present address Department of Health Education and Promotion, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:772-83. 2013
    ....
  57. doi request reprint Barriers and facilitators to adherence to screening colonoscopy among African-Americans: a mixed-methods analysis
    Carrie R Wong
    Department of Oncological Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1130, New York, NY, 10029, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:722-8. 2013
    ..Promotion of screening colonoscopies by both physicians and community programs has the potential to improve adherence rates in the African-American population...
  58. ncbi request reprint Understanding intention to undergo colonoscopy among intermediate-risk siblings of colorectal cancer patients: a test of a mediational model
    Sharon Manne
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Prev Med 36:71-84. 2003
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Replication and dissemination of a cancer education model for African American women
    Deborah O Erwin
    Department of Surgery, Arkansas Cancer Research Center, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Cancer Research Center, Little Rock, 72205, USA
    Cancer Control 10:13-21. 2003
    ..The model was not able to be effectively replicated with just the "turnkey" toolbox approach, but required additional technical assistance...
  60. ncbi request reprint Re: "Population- and community-based recruitment of African Americans and Latinos: the San Francisco Bay Area Lung Cancer Study"
    Christine B Ambrosone
    Am J Epidemiol 159:620; author reply 621. 2004
  61. ncbi request reprint Incorporating cultural constructs and demographic diversity in the research and development of a Latina breast and cervical cancer education program
    Deborah O Erwin
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:39-44. 2005
    ..Latino immigrants are at higher risk of death from breast and cervical cancer, necessitating effective cancer education interventions...
  62. ncbi request reprint A comparison of African American and Latina social networks as indicators for culturally tailoring a breast and cervical cancer education intervention
    Deborah O Erwin
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Cancer 109:368-77. 2007
    ..Further research is needed to study the efficacy of the new model. Cancer 2007. (c) 2006 American Cancer Society...
  63. ncbi request reprint Correlates of colorectal cancer screening compliance and stage of adoption among siblings of individuals with early onset colorectal cancer
    Sharon Manne
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Psycho Oncology Program, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Health Psychol 21:3-15. 2002
    ..Physician and family recommendation were also strong correlates. A similar set of factors was associated with stage of adoption of CRC screening...