N Breen

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stage of breast and cervical cancer diagnosis in disadvantaged neighborhoods: a prevention policy perspective
    N Breen
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 12:319-26. 1996
  2. pmc The effect of Medicare reimbursement for screening mammography on utilization and payment. National Cancer Institute Breast Cancer Screening Consortium
    N Breen
    Applied Research Branch, NCI NIH, Bethesda MD 20892 7344, USA
    Public Health Rep 112:423-32. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of socio-economic status and access to minimum expected therapy among female breast cancer patients in the National Cancer Institute Black-White Cancer Survival Study
    N Breen
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Ethn Dis 9:111-25. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Progress in cancer screening over a decade: results of cancer screening from the 1987, 1992, and 1998 National Health Interview Surveys
    N Breen
    Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:1704-13. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The association between health care coverage and the use of cancer screening tests. Results from the 1992 National Health Interview Survey
    A L Potosky
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Med Care 36:257-70. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Breast and cervical cancer screening interventions: an assessment of the literature
    H I Meissner
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7330, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:951-61. 1998

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Stage of breast and cervical cancer diagnosis in disadvantaged neighborhoods: a prevention policy perspective
    N Breen
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 12:319-26. 1996
    ..Using neighborhood-level measures of SES, we test hypotheses related to stage of breast and cervical cancer diagnosis...
  2. pmc The effect of Medicare reimbursement for screening mammography on utilization and payment. National Cancer Institute Breast Cancer Screening Consortium
    N Breen
    Applied Research Branch, NCI NIH, Bethesda MD 20892 7344, USA
    Public Health Rep 112:423-32. 1997
    ..In 1991 and again in 1993, the National Cancer Institute Breast Cancer Screening Consortium (BCSC) conducted a survey to test the hypothesis that this benefit would increase mammography use among women over the age of 65...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of socio-economic status and access to minimum expected therapy among female breast cancer patients in the National Cancer Institute Black-White Cancer Survival Study
    N Breen
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Ethn Dis 9:111-25. 1999
    ..Older women and women with no usual source of care were significantly less likely to receive minimum expected therapy. Overall, 21% of black women did not receive minimum expected therapy compared to 15% of white women...
  4. ncbi request reprint Progress in cancer screening over a decade: results of cancer screening from the 1987, 1992, and 1998 National Health Interview Surveys
    N Breen
    Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:1704-13. 2001
    ..Screening to detect cancer early, an increasingly important cancer control activity, cannot be effective unless it is widely used...
  5. ncbi request reprint The association between health care coverage and the use of cancer screening tests. Results from the 1992 National Health Interview Survey
    A L Potosky
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Med Care 36:257-70. 1998
    ..The authors investigated whether utilization of six different cancer screening tests (mammography, clinical breast exam, Pap smear, Fecal Occult Blood Test, and Digital rectal exam) varied according to type of health care coverage...
  6. ncbi request reprint Breast and cervical cancer screening interventions: an assessment of the literature
    H I Meissner
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7330, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:951-61. 1998
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