Jeanne M Ferrante

Summary

Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Family physicians' practices and attitudes regarding care of extremely obese patients
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1710-6. 2009
  2. pmc Barriers to adequate follow-up during adjuvant therapy may be important factors in the worse outcome for Black women after breast cancer treatment
    Steve H Kim
    Department of Surgery, Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes Barre, PA, 18711, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 6:26. 2008
  3. pmc Family physicians' barriers to cancer screening in extremely obese patients
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1153-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing men's decisions regarding prostate cancer screening: a qualitative study
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ 08873, USA
    J Community Health 36:839-44. 2011
  5. pmc Principles of the patient-centered medical home and preventive services delivery
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:108-16. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Primary care utilization and colorectal cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1 World s Fair Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1747-57. 2011
  7. pmc Strategies used and challenges faced by a breast cancer patient navigator in an urban underserved community
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:729-34. 2011
  8. pmc Self-report versus medical records for assessing cancer-preventive services delivery
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1 World s Fair Drive, Suite 1515, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2987-94. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' knowledge and screening of chronic hepatitis and liver cancer
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Fam Med 40:345-51. 2008
  10. pmc The effect of patient navigation on time to diagnosis, anxiety, and satisfaction in urban minority women with abnormal mammograms: a randomized controlled trial
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Urban Health 85:114-24. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Obese Women
    Jeanne Ferrante; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Family physicians' practices and attitudes regarding care of extremely obese patients
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1710-6. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to determine if interventions to increase knowledge of physicians will lead to less negative attitudes toward weight loss and extremely obese patients...
  2. pmc Barriers to adequate follow-up during adjuvant therapy may be important factors in the worse outcome for Black women after breast cancer treatment
    Steve H Kim
    Department of Surgery, Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes Barre, PA, 18711, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 6:26. 2008
    ..To study this, we analyzed a patient cohort from an urban university medical center where these women made up the majority of the patient population...
  3. pmc Family physicians' barriers to cancer screening in extremely obese patients
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1153-9. 2010
    ..Future research studies testing the effectiveness of these strategies are needed to improve cancer outcomes in this high-risk population...
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing men's decisions regarding prostate cancer screening: a qualitative study
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ 08873, USA
    J Community Health 36:839-44. 2011
    ..Educating men in the community through mass media about benefits and limitations of prostate cancer screening may be more effective to promote and facilitate shared decision making with their physicians...
  5. pmc Principles of the patient-centered medical home and preventive services delivery
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:108-16. 2010
    ..We examined whether PCMH principles (personal physician, physician-directed team, whole-person orientation, coordination of care, quality and safety, and enhanced access) are associated with receipt of preventive services...
  6. doi request reprint Primary care utilization and colorectal cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1 World s Fair Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1747-57. 2011
    ..We examined the association between primary care utilization and CRC screening, stage at diagnosis, CRC mortality, and all-cause mortality...
  7. pmc Strategies used and challenges faced by a breast cancer patient navigator in an urban underserved community
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:729-34. 2011
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  8. pmc Self-report versus medical records for assessing cancer-preventive services delivery
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1 World s Fair Drive, Suite 1515, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2987-94. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' knowledge and screening of chronic hepatitis and liver cancer
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Fam Med 40:345-51. 2008
    ..In addition, little is known about family physicians' knowledge and practices regarding chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection or monitoring for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  10. pmc The effect of patient navigation on time to diagnosis, anxiety, and satisfaction in urban minority women with abnormal mammograms: a randomized controlled trial
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Urban Health 85:114-24. 2008
    ..3 vs. 2.9; p<.001). Patient navigation is an effective strategy to improve timely diagnostic resolution, significantly decrease anxiety, and increase patient satisfaction among urban minority women with abnormal mammograms...
  11. pmc Cancer screening in women: body mass index and adherence to physician recommendations
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:525-31. 2007
    ..This study evaluated associations between body mass index (BMI) and receipt of and adherence to physician recommendations for mammography and Pap smear...
  12. ncbi request reprint Family physicians expedite diagnosis of breast disease in urban minority women
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:52-9. 2007
    ..It is unknown if specialty of usual provider of care affects time from discovery of a breast screening abnormality to diagnostic resolution...
  13. pmc Colorectal cancer screening among obese versus non-obese patients in primary care practices
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 30:459-65. 2006
    ..Previous studies using telephone survey data showed that obese women were less likely to receive colorectal cancer screening. It is unknown if this is true among patients in primary care practices...
  14. ncbi request reprint Breast and cervical cancer screening in obese minority women
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07101 1709, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:531-41. 2006
    ..It is unclear if these findings are true in nonwhite women. Using chart audit data, we examined the relationship between obesity and mammography and Pap smear screening among minority women...
  15. doi request reprint Translating the patient navigator approach to meet the needs of primary care
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:736-44. 2010
    ..We evaluated the pilot use of a patient navigator (PN), someone who helps patients use the health care system effectively and efficiently, in primary care practices...
  16. pmc Physician recommendation and patient adherence for colorectal cancer screening
    Shawna V Hudson
    The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:782-91. 2012
    ..Little is known regarding characteristics associated with patient adherence to physician recommendations in community and academic based primary care settings...
  17. pmc Influence of primary care on breast cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 10:401-11. 2012
    ..We used the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER)-Medicare database to explore the association between primary care and breast cancer outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint The influence of dermatologist and primary care physician visits on melanoma outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries
    Richard G Roetzheim
    The Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL the H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ and the Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:637-47. 2013
    ..Ambulatory visits to dermatologists and primary care physicians (PCPs) may improve melanoma outcomes through early detection. We sought to measure the effect of dermatologist and PCP visits on melanoma stage at diagnosis and mortality...
  19. pmc Prostate-specific antigen testing among the elderly in community-based family medicine practices
    Shawna V Hudson
    The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 195 Little Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 2681, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:257-65. 2009
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  20. pmc Colorectal cancer screening among primary care patients: does risk affect screening behavior?
    Christina B Felsen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1 World s Fair Drive, Suite 1500, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    J Community Health 36:605-11. 2011
    ..Increased-risk participants had 32% decreased odds of screening (OR 0.68, 95% CI 0.42-1.08). Low screening rates among increased-risk individuals highlight the need for screening interventions targeting these patients...
  21. pmc Obese women's barriers to mammography and pap smear: the possible role of personality
    Asia M Friedman
    Research Division, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1611-7. 2012
    ..Our research therefore suggests that personality may act as an important mediator in health behavior, and should be taken into account in future theoretical models and health behavior interventions, particularly for obese women...
  22. pmc The effects of teamwork and system support on colorectal cancer screening in primary care practices
    Shawna V Hudson
    The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 31:417-23. 2007
    ..This study examines whether primary care practices that involve staff in general forms of health education have higher CRC screening rates than practices that do not...
  23. pmc Strategies for in-person recruitment: lessons learned from a New Jersey primary care research network (NJPCRN) study
    Christina B Felsen
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, Somerset, NJ 08873, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:523-33. 2010
    ..To describe and evaluate participant recruitment for a research study conducted in primary care offices...
  24. pmc Diabetes flow sheet use associated with guideline adherence
    Karissa A Hahn
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Family Medicine, Somerset, New Jersey 08873, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:235-8. 2008
    ..We assessed the relationship between diabetes flow sheet use and diabetes patient care outcomes in the everyday practice of primary care...
  25. pmc Adult cancer survivors discuss follow-up in primary care: 'not what i want, but maybe what i need'
    Shawna V Hudson
    The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 2681, USA
    Ann Fam Med 10:418-27. 2012
    ..CONCLUSION Survivors have concerns about seeing their primary care physician for cancer-related follow-up care. Research interventions to address these issues are necessary to enhance the quality of care received by cancer survivors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Empiric treatment of minimally abnormal papanicolaou smears with 0.75% metronidazole vaginal gel
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 15:347-54. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of 0.75% metronidazole vaginal gel with no treatment in patients who have had a minimally abnormal Papanicolaou smear...

Research Grants2

  1. Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Obese Women
    Jeanne Ferrante; Fiscal Year: 2007
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