Catherine R Messina

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Colorectal cancer screening among users of county health centers and users of private physician practices
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:568-78. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of risk factors for breast cancer and attitudes toward mammography among women who are current, ex- and non-smokers
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
    Women Health 36:65-82. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening attitudes and practices preferences for decision making
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8036, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:439-46. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship of social support and social burden to repeated breast cancer screening in the women's health initiative
    Catherine R Messina
    Stony Brook University, Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    Health Psychol 23:582-94. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass index: a marker for significant colorectal neoplasia in a screening population
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 41:285-90. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk of colorectal neoplasia in consumers of alcohol in a screening population
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:2049-55. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Body mass index as a predictor of colorectal neoplasia in ethnically diverse screening population
    Benjamin Stein
    Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:2945-52. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of proximal neoplasia in patients without distal adenomatous pathology
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:472-7. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Perceptions of risk factors for colorectal cancer and colorectal cancer risk-related behaviors among current, ex-, and nonsmokers
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:444-53. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Body mass index and screening for colorectal cancer: gender and attitudinal factors
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, HSC L3, Rm 086, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:400-8. 2012

Research Grants

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Publications22

  1. pmc Colorectal cancer screening among users of county health centers and users of private physician practices
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:568-78. 2009
    ..We examined use of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening exam modalities among county health centers and private physician offices, where both were located in the same geographic area...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of risk factors for breast cancer and attitudes toward mammography among women who are current, ex- and non-smokers
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
    Women Health 36:65-82. 2002
    ..Current smokers, but not ex-smokers, perceived more barriers and fewer benefits of mammography, than never smokers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening attitudes and practices preferences for decision making
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8036, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:439-46. 2005
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  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship of social support and social burden to repeated breast cancer screening in the women's health initiative
    Catherine R Messina
    Stony Brook University, Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    Health Psychol 23:582-94. 2004
    ..01) and may be particularly important among low-income older women, especially those burdened by caregiving...
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass index: a marker for significant colorectal neoplasia in a screening population
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 41:285-90. 2007
    ..We performed a cross-sectional study to examine the association of BMI and colorectal neoplasia in a screening population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk of colorectal neoplasia in consumers of alcohol in a screening population
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:2049-55. 2005
    ..We performed a cross-sectional study to examine the impact of regular alcohol consumption on the detection of significant colorectal neoplasia in a screening population...
  7. doi request reprint Body mass index as a predictor of colorectal neoplasia in ethnically diverse screening population
    Benjamin Stein
    Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:2945-52. 2010
    ..The recommendation for screening obese people at earlier age was tempered by the need for more data regarding obesity and colorectal neoplasia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of proximal neoplasia in patients without distal adenomatous pathology
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:472-7. 2004
    ..Since these studies have included only gender, age, and family history as risk factors, they are limited in their ability to identify predictors of isolated proximal neoplasia...
  9. doi request reprint Perceptions of risk factors for colorectal cancer and colorectal cancer risk-related behaviors among current, ex-, and nonsmokers
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:444-53. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Body mass index and screening for colorectal cancer: gender and attitudinal factors
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, HSC L3, Rm 086, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8036, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:400-8. 2012
    ..A clearer understanding of the extent to which high-BMI subgroups are screened for CRC is needed to inform planning for CRC screening promotions targeting BMI...
  11. doi request reprint An academic medical center model for community colorectal cancer screening: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention demonstration program experience
    Dorothy S Lane
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Acad Med 85:1354-61. 2010
    ..The lessons learned may have broader application for fostering collaborative AMC partnerships and for enhancing recruitment and retention of participants through outreach...
  12. doi request reprint Delivering colonoscopy screening for low-income populations in Suffolk County: strategies, outcomes, and benchmarks
    Dorothy S Lane
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8036, USA
    Cancer 119:2842-8. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of women's telephone counseling and physician education to improve mammography screening among women who underuse mammography
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 8036, USA
    Ann Behav Med 24:279-89. 2002
    ..However, because of the small sample available for analyses of the CME intervention and differential attrition among women who never had a previous mammogram, further study is needed to confirm this hypothesis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Are patients aware of the association between smoking and bladder cancer?
    Alan M Nieder
    Departments of Urology and Preventive Medicine, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    J Urol 176:2405-8; discussion 2408. 2006
    ..While many anti-smoking campaigns specifically focus on lung cancer, few mention bladder cancer. We evaluated the awareness of smoking as a risk factor for bladder cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of colorectal neoplasia in smokers
    Joseph C Anderson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Room 60, Health Science Center T 17, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8173, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:2777-83. 2003
    ..Our aim was to use a screening population to measure the prevalence of neoplasia in smokers, the anatomic location of these lesions, and the strength of this association relative to other risk factors...
  16. ncbi request reprint A provider intervention to improve colorectal cancer screening in county health centers
    Dorothy S Lane
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York 11797 8036, USA
    Med Care 46:S109-16. 2008
    ..Because physicians play a key role in patient adherence to screening, provider interventions within health center practices could improve the delivery/utilization of CRC screening...
  17. pmc Long-term efficacy of insulin pump therapy in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Ruby Joshi Batajoo
    Stony Brook University, Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 4:127-31. 2012
    ..However, questions about long-term efficacy of insulin pump therapy still remain. We evaluated the long-term efficacy of continuous insulin infusion pump therapy (CSII) in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mothers' attitudes toward nutrition are related to daughters' but not to sons' plasma cholesterol levels
    Catherine R Messina
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:678-82. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between parents' attitudes toward nutrition and plasma lipid levels of their children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association between cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer in the Women's Health Initiative
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Population Sciences, Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, and School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1729-35. 2007
    ..03, 95% CI = 0.77 to 1.38), compared with never smokers. Passive smoke exposure was not associated with colorectal cancer in adjusted analyses. Thus, active exposure to cigarette smoking appears to be a risk factor for rectal cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mammography-facility-based patient reminders and repeat mammograms for Medicare in New York State
    John Quinley
    Health Care Quality Improvement, IPRO, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    Prev Med 38:20-7. 2004
    ..Many mammography facilities send annual patient reminders, but there are no large studies of their impact on overall mammography return rates, or by patient population subgroups...
  21. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cecal intubation time
    Joseph C Anderson
    Gastrointest Endosc 62:198. 2005
  22. pmc Assessing pneumococcal revaccination safety among New York State Medicare beneficiaries
    Anthony Shih
    Health Care Quality Improvement Department, IPRO, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:164-73. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to assess revaccination safety by determining whether pneumococcal revaccination is associated with greater utilization of postvaccination health care, compared with initial vaccination...

Research Grants1

  1. Decision-making about cancer screening among older women
    Catherine Messina; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..With the aging of the national population, informed strategies for enhancing decision-making among older adults are increasingly important for improving public health. ..