Gem M Le

Summary

Affiliation: Northern California Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Breast implants following mastectomy in women with early-stage breast cancer: prevalence and impact on survival
    Gem M Le
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R184-93. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence patterns among Vietnamese in the United States and Ha Noi, Vietnam
    Gem M Le
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA 94587, USA
    Int J Cancer 102:412-7. 2002
  3. pmc Patient, hospital, and neighborhood factors associated with treatment of early-stage breast cancer among Asian American women in California
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:821-34. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Variability among hospitals and staff in collection of race, ethnicity, birthplace, and socioeconomic information in the greater San Francisco Bay Area
    Scarlett L Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    J Registry Manag 36:105-10. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence patterns in Koreans in the US and in Kangwha, South Korea
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA 94587, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:167-74. 2003
  6. pmc Availability and utility of body mass index for population-based cancer surveillance
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:51-7. 2008
  7. pmc Studying cancer incidence and outcomes in immigrants: methodological concerns
    Scarlett S Lin
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City 94587, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1757-9. 2002
  8. pmc Hospital policy and practice regarding the collection of data on race, ethnicity, and birthplace
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA 94587, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1685-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and breast carcinoma survival in four racial/ethnic groups: a population-based study
    Cynthia D O'Malley
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, California 94587, USA
    Cancer 97:1303-11. 2003
  10. pmc The burden of liver cancer in Asians and Pacific Islanders in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, 1990 through 2004
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer 109:2100-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Breast implants following mastectomy in women with early-stage breast cancer: prevalence and impact on survival
    Gem M Le
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R184-93. 2005
    ..Few studies have examined the effect of breast implants after mastectomy on long-term survival in breast cancer patients, despite growing public health concern over potential long-term adverse health effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence patterns among Vietnamese in the United States and Ha Noi, Vietnam
    Gem M Le
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA 94587, USA
    Int J Cancer 102:412-7. 2002
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  3. pmc Patient, hospital, and neighborhood factors associated with treatment of early-stage breast cancer among Asian American women in California
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:821-34. 2012
    ..Yet, Asian Americans are more likely than other groups to have mastectomy or omit radiation after BCS...
  4. ncbi request reprint Variability among hospitals and staff in collection of race, ethnicity, birthplace, and socioeconomic information in the greater San Francisco Bay Area
    Scarlett L Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    J Registry Manag 36:105-10. 2009
    ..Nationally standardized policies, including standards for where, what, and when these data should be collected, are necessary for accurate and uniform data collection, and for effectively addressing health disparities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence patterns in Koreans in the US and in Kangwha, South Korea
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA 94587, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:167-74. 2003
    ..In the US, Koreans are a rapidly growing group and comprised 10.5% of the total Asian population as of 2000. However, little has been published regarding cancer patterns in this subpopulation...
  6. pmc Availability and utility of body mass index for population-based cancer surveillance
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:51-7. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Studying cancer incidence and outcomes in immigrants: methodological concerns
    Scarlett S Lin
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City 94587, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1757-9. 2002
  8. pmc Hospital policy and practice regarding the collection of data on race, ethnicity, and birthplace
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA 94587, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1685-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and breast carcinoma survival in four racial/ethnic groups: a population-based study
    Cynthia D O'Malley
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, California 94587, USA
    Cancer 97:1303-11. 2003
    ..To better understand racial/ethnic survival patterns, we investigated the effect of socioeconomic status (SES) and disease stage on racial/ethnic differences in breast carcinoma survival in a large population-based cohort...
  10. pmc The burden of liver cancer in Asians and Pacific Islanders in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, 1990 through 2004
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer 109:2100-8. 2007
    ..In this study, liver cancer incidence trends were evaluated in Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese men and women in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area of California between 1990 and 2004...
  11. pmc Experiences and perceptions of medical discrimination among a multiethnic sample of breast cancer patients in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, California
    Thu Quach
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1027-34. 2012
    ..We conducted qualitative interviews with breast cancer survivors to identify themes related to institutional, personally mediated, and internalized discrimination in the medical setting...
  12. ncbi request reprint Birthplace and survival among Asian women diagnosed with breast cancer in cancer registry data: the impact of selection bias
    Scarlett S Lin
    Int J Epidemiol 31:511-3; author reply 513. 2002