Electra D Paskett

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do cervical cancer screening rates increase in association with an intervention designed to increase mammography usage?
    Mira L Katz
    The School of Public Health, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:24-35. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cost as a barrier to screening mammography among underserved women
    Ann Scheck McAlearney
    Division of Health Services, Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Ethn Health 12:189-203. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among the Amish in Holmes County, Ohio
    Amy K Ferketich
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Rural Health 24:84-90. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Exercise and dietary change after diagnosis and cancer-related symptoms in long-term survivors of breast cancer: CALGB 79804
    Catherine M Alfano
    The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and College of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychooncology 18:128-33. 2009
  5. pmc Evaluating the efficacy of lay health advisors for increasing risk-appropriate Pap test screening: a randomized controlled trial among Ohio Appalachian women
    Electra D Paskett
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:835-43. 2011
  6. pmc Correlates of colorectal cancer screening among residents of Ohio Appalachia
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, 1590 N High Street, Suite 525, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Community Health 38:609-18. 2013
  7. pmc The Ohio Patient Navigation Research Program: does the American Cancer Society patient navigation model improve time to resolution in patients with abnormal screening tests?
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1620-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Cancer-related lymphedema risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, and impact: a review
    Electra D Paskett
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3726-33. 2012
  9. pmc Psychosocial predictors of adherence to risk-appropriate cervical cancer screening guidelines: a cross sectional study of women in Ohio Appalachia participating in the Community Awareness Resources and Education (CARE) project
    Electra D Paskett
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Prev Med 50:74-80. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of arm and hand swelling in premenopausal breast cancer survivors
    Electra D Paskett
    Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, A356 Starling Loving Hall, 320 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:775-82. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Reducing Cervical Cancer in Appalachia
    Electra Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Enhancing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care
    Electra Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Enhancing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care
    Electra D Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Enhancing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care
    Electra Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications92

  1. ncbi request reprint Do cervical cancer screening rates increase in association with an intervention designed to increase mammography usage?
    Mira L Katz
    The School of Public Health, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:24-35. 2007
    ..To assess cervical cancer screening behaviors among underserved women participating in an intervention designed to increase mammography use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cost as a barrier to screening mammography among underserved women
    Ann Scheck McAlearney
    Division of Health Services, Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Ethn Health 12:189-203. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among the Amish in Holmes County, Ohio
    Amy K Ferketich
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Rural Health 24:84-90. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate tobacco use prevalence among the Amish in Holmes County, Ohio, using both self-report and a biochemical marker of nicotine exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Exercise and dietary change after diagnosis and cancer-related symptoms in long-term survivors of breast cancer: CALGB 79804
    Catherine M Alfano
    The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and College of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychooncology 18:128-33. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Evaluating the efficacy of lay health advisors for increasing risk-appropriate Pap test screening: a randomized controlled trial among Ohio Appalachian women
    Electra D Paskett
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:835-43. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of a lay health advisor (LHA) intervention for improving Papanicolaou (Pap) testing rates, to reduce cervical cancer, among women in need of screening...
  6. pmc Correlates of colorectal cancer screening among residents of Ohio Appalachia
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, 1590 N High Street, Suite 525, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Community Health 38:609-18. 2013
    ..Researchers and healthcare providers should develop and implement strategies targeting these barriers/facilitators to improve CRC screening rates and reduce the CRC burden among residents of Appalachia. ..
  7. pmc The Ohio Patient Navigation Research Program: does the American Cancer Society patient navigation model improve time to resolution in patients with abnormal screening tests?
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1620-8. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to test the Ohio American Cancer Society model of PN as it relates to reducing time to diagnostic resolution among persons with abnormal breast, cervical, or colorectal cancer screening tests or symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Cancer-related lymphedema risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, and impact: a review
    Electra D Paskett
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3726-33. 2012
    ..Consensus on definitions and measurement, increased patient and provider awareness of signs and symptoms, and proper and prompt treatment/access, including psychosocial support, are needed to better understand, prevent, and treat LE...
  9. pmc Psychosocial predictors of adherence to risk-appropriate cervical cancer screening guidelines: a cross sectional study of women in Ohio Appalachia participating in the Community Awareness Resources and Education (CARE) project
    Electra D Paskett
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Prev Med 50:74-80. 2010
    ..e., guidelines that specify screening intervals based upon a woman's individual risk of developing cervical cancer)...
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of arm and hand swelling in premenopausal breast cancer survivors
    Electra D Paskett
    Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, A356 Starling Loving Hall, 320 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:775-82. 2007
    ..Breast cancer survivors suffer from lymphedema of the arm and/or hand. Accurate estimates of the incidence and prevalence of lymphedema are lacking, as are the effects of this condition on overall quality of life...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Patient navigation: an update on the state of the science
    Electra D Paskett
    MarionDivisionComprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 61:237-49. 2011
    ..As patient navigation programs continue to develop across North America and beyond, further research will be required to determine the efficacy of cancer patient navigation across all aspects of the cancer care continuum...
  13. pmc Health-related quality of life in long-term breast cancer survivors: differences by adjuvant chemotherapy dose in Cancer and Leukemia Group B study 8541
    Electra Paskett
    College of Public Health and Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, 320 West 10th Avenue, Starling Loving Hall A356, Columbus, OH 43210 1240, USA
    Cancer 115:1109-20. 2009
    ..The Survivor's Health and Reaction (SHARE) study examined health-related quality of life (HRQL) in breast cancer patients who had participated in Cancer and Leukemia Group B Trial 8541 from 1985 to 1991...
  14. ncbi request reprint Applying a conceptual model for examining health-related quality of life in long-term breast cancer survivors: CALGB study 79804
    Electra D Paskett
    The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, OH 43210 1240, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1108-20. 2008
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  15. pmc Recruitment of minority and underserved populations in the United States: the Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities experience
    Electra D Paskett
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:847-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the recruitment experiences of projects that actively recruited minority and underserved populations as part of The Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD) initiative...
  16. pmc Breast cancer survivors' health-related quality of life : racial differences and comparisons with noncancer controls
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Population Sciences, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cancer 113:3222-30. 2008
    ..This study not only compared HRQoL of African American and white breast cancer survivors, but also compared the HRQoL of these women to that of same-race women with no cancer history...
  17. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of an intervention to improve mammography utilization among a triracial rural population of women
    Electra Paskett
    Division of Epidemiology, The Ohio State University School of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1226-37. 2006
    ....
  18. pmc Cancer screening practices among Amish and non-Amish adults living in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    College of Public Health and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    J Rural Health 27:302-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine cancer screening rates among Amish compared to non-Amish adults living in Ohio Appalachia and a national sample of adults of the same race and ethnicity in an effort to explain cancer patterns...
  19. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in knowledge, attitudes, and cancer screening practices among a triracial rural population
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Epidemiology and Biometrics, School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Cancer 101:2650-9. 2004
    ..The current article reports on racial disparities and barriers to screening, especially those related to knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in colorectal cancer screening practices and knowledge within a low-income population
    Ann Scheck McAlearney
    Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cancer 112:391-8. 2008
    ..Within a low-income population of women, the authors examined racial differences in practices, knowledge, and barriers related to CRC screening...
  21. ncbi request reprint Arm/hand swelling and perceived functioning among breast cancer survivors 12 years post-diagnosis: CALGB 79804
    Jill M Oliveri
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, A356 Starling Loving Hall, 320 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:233-42. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Barriers reported among patients with breast and cervical abnormalities in the patient navigation research program: impact on timely care
    Mira L Katz
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 24:e155-62. 2014
    ..Barriers to resolution among participants in the PN intervention arm with a breast or cervical abnormality in the Patient Navigation Research Program and navigators' actions to address those barriers were examined...
  23. doi request reprint Assessment of the effects of severe obesity and lifestyle risk factors on stage of endometrial cancer
    Marisa A Bittoni
    Division of Epidemiology, The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:76-81. 2013
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  24. ncbi request reprint Influence of church attendance and spirituality in a randomized controlled trial to increase mammography use among a low-income, tri-racial, rural community
    Mira L Katz
    The College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, A 352 Starling Loving Hall, 320 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Relig Health 47:227-36. 2008
    ..Church attendance (P = 0.299) or spirituality (P = 0.401) did not have a significant impact on mammography use. Conclusions Church attendance and spirituality did not impact mammography use...
  25. ncbi request reprint Improving colorectal cancer screening by using community volunteers: results of the Carolinas cancer education and screening (CARES) project
    Mira L Katz
    Health Behavior and Health Promotion, College of Public Health, and Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cancer 110:1602-10. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of tomato and soy on serum adipokine concentrations in postmenopausal women at increased breast cancer risk: a cross-over dietary intervention trial
    Adana A Llanos
    Division of Population Sciences A A L, J L K, C R D, E D P, and Divisions of Biostatistics J P, M L P and Epidemiology E D P, College of Public Health, and Division of Cancer Prevention and Control E D P, College of Medicine, Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio 43210 Department of Epidemiology A A L, School of Public Health, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey A A L, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 and Department of Public Health Sciences M Z V, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:625-32. 2014
    ..Practical preventive methods to reduce risk of breast cancer are lacking. Few studies have investigated the effects of carotenoids and isoflavones on circulating adipokines in postmenopausal women...
  27. pmc Effect on survival of longer intervals between confirmed diagnosis and treatment initiation among low-income women with breast cancer
    John M McLaughlin
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:4493-500. 2012
    ..To determine the impact of longer periods between biopsy-confirmed breast cancer diagnosis and the initiation of treatment (Dx2Tx) on survival...
  28. pmc Intraclass correlation estimates for cancer screening outcomes: estimates and applications in the design of group-randomized cancer screening studies
    Erinn M Hade
    Center for Biostatistics, The Ohio State University, 2012 Kenny Rd, Columbus, OH 43221, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2010:97-103. 2010
    ..We present crude and adjusted ICC estimates for cancer screening outcomes for various levels of aggregation (physician, clinic, and county) and provide an example of how these ICC estimates may be used in the design of a future trial...
  29. pmc Disparities in underserved white populations: the case of cancer-related disparities in Appalachia
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Oncologist 16:1072-81. 2011
    ..Characteristics of the community-based work of the ACCN provide a framework for reducing health-related disparities in Appalachia and in other underserved white and rural populations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening in 3 racial groups
    Kimberly M Kelly
    Human Cancer Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA Kimberly
    Am J Health Behav 31:502-13. 2007
    ..To understand predictors of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening in African Americans, European Americans, and Native Americans as these groups differ in CRC incidence and mortality...
  31. ncbi request reprint Impact of patient navigation on timely cancer care: the Patient Navigation Research Program
    Karen M Freund
    Affiliations of authors Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Comprehensive Cancer Center EDP, and Center for Biostatistics GSY, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA KMF Women s Health Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Evans Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Women s Health Interdisciplinary Research Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA TAB Division of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL EC, JSD Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX DLD Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences and Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY KF Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, National Cancer Institute MLH, and Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics, and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health DMM, Rockville, MD MLH George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC NL, PL H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL J HL, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
    J Natl Cancer Inst 106:dju115. 2014
    ..Patient navigation is a promising intervention to address cancer disparities but requires a multisite controlled trial to assess its effectiveness...
  32. pmc Enhancing cancer screening in primary care: rationale, design, analysis plan, and recruitment results
    David M Murray
    Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Branch, Division of Epidemiology, Statistics and Prevention Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 34:356-63. 2013
    ..This experience should assist others planning group-randomized trials, whether in cancer screening or in other areas...
  33. pmc Appalachian residents' perspectives on new U.S. cigarette warning labels
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Community Health 37:1269-78. 2012
    ..S. cigarette packages, but only a few of labels received mostly positive feedback. Results offer early insight into how the new labels may be received if they are put into practice...
  34. pmc Risk factors for smoking in rural women
    Mary Ellen Wewers
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:548-56. 2012
    ..A secondary aim examined whether specific factors could be identified and segmented for future tailored treatment of tobacco dependence...
  35. pmc Physical activity among Amish and non-Amish adults living in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, 1590 North High Street, Suite 525, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Community Health 37:434-40. 2012
    ..Higher levels of PA warrants further investigation as one factor potentially contributing to lower cancer incidence rates documented among the Amish...
  36. ncbi request reprint Determinants of colorectal cancer screening in primary care
    Douglas M Post
    Department of Family Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Cancer Educ 23:241-7. 2008
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) is serious, yet a minority of US adults receive within-guideline screening exams...
  37. pmc Effects of tomato- and soy-rich diets on the IGF-I hormonal network: a crossover study of postmenopausal women at high risk for breast cancer
    John M McLaughlin
    The Ohio State University, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 4:702-10. 2011
    ..Previous epidemiologic studies, however, have confirmed protective effect of soy on breast cancer. Additional investigation about the effect of soy on breast cancer risk and its mechanism of action is warranted...
  38. pmc Validation of self-reported colorectal cancer screening behaviors among Appalachian residents
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Public Health Nurs 30:312-22. 2013
    ..We determined the validity of self-reported colorectal cancer (CRC) screening data provided by Appalachian Ohio residents and identified correlates of providing accurate data...
  39. pmc The use of daily aspirin, nutritional supplements and alternative medications among Amish and non-Amish living in Ohio Appalachia
    Gebra B Cuyún Carter
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Nutr Cancer 64:911-8. 2012
    ..Future studies that clarify the impact of aspirin and supplement use among the Amish and their impacts upon the risk of certain cancers and other disease processes are warranted...
  40. pmc Trust and distrust among Appalachian women regarding cervical cancer screening: a qualitative study
    Ann Scheck McAlearney
    Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:120-6. 2012
    ..To explore Appalachian women's perceptions of trust and distrust of healthcare providers and the medical care system as they relate to views about cervical cancer and screening...
  41. pmc Dietary intake, food processing, and cooking methods among Amish and non-Amish adults living in Ohio Appalachia: relevance to nutritional risk factors for cancer
    Gebra B Cuyún Carter
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Nutr Cancer 63:1208-17. 2011
    ..Lifestyle factors, screening, and healthcare access may be contributing to the lower cancer incidence rates among the Amish and these results suggest areas of intervention to reduce the cancer burden...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cancer surveillance behaviors and psychosocial factors among long-term survivors of breast cancer. Cancer and Leukemia Group B 79804
    Mira L Katz
    Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and College of Public Health, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cancer 115:480-8. 2009
    ..This report describes the relation of these behaviors to demographic and clinical characteristics, psychological symptoms, body satisfaction, and social support...
  43. pmc Rural residence and cancer outcomes in the United States: issues and challenges
    Ashley Meilleur
    Authors Affiliations Departments of Health Care Policy and Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, Massachusetts and Comprehensive Cancer Center, James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, and Division of Cancer Control and Prevention, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1657-67. 2013
    ..e., spatial and analytic) that may be useful for future research in this important area...
  44. pmc HPV prevalence among women from Appalachia: results from the CARE project
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74276. 2013
    ..We examined the prevalence of genital HPV among Appalachian women and identified correlates of HPV detection...
  45. ncbi request reprint Participation in cancer trials: recruitment of underserved populations
    Electra D Paskett
    School of Public Health and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 1:607-13. 2003
    ..To recruit minorities to clinical trials, we have developed the Accrual to Clinical Trials (ACT) framework for understanding and enhancing the recruitment of participants to cancer trials...
  46. pmc Characteristics of rural Appalachian women who enroll in a tobacco dependence treatment clinical trial
    Mark B Troyer
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:880-5. 2011
    ..We report a comparison of Appalachian women enrolling in a tobacco dependence treatment RCT to those declining and identify correlates to enrollment...
  47. pmc Are rural Ohio Appalachia cancer survivors needs different than urban cancer survivors?
    Mira L Katz
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 43201, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 4:140-8. 2010
    ..Limited information is available about rural cancer survivors' needs and if they differ from urban cancer survivors...
  48. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of insurance coverage for screening mammography among women in need of screening
    Ann Scheck McAlearney
    Division of Health Services Management and Policy, School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cancer 103:2473-80. 2005
    ..The current study examined perceptions of insurance coverage and cost as barriers to screening mammography within an underserved, predominantly low-income population of women in need of a mammogram...
  49. pmc Ohio Appalachian women's perceptions of the cost of cervical cancer screening
    Ann Scheck McAlearney
    Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cancer 116:4727-34. 2010
    ..This study explored the expectations of Appalachian Ohio women with regard to Papanicolaou (Pap) test cost and perceptions of cost as a barrier to screening...
  50. pmc Assessing the burden of HPV-related cancers in Appalachia
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH USA
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 9:90-6. 2013
    ..These results have important public health implications by beginning to demonstrate the potential impact that widespread HPV vaccination could have in Appalachia...
  51. pmc Ohio Appalachian residents' views on smoke-free laws and cigarette warning labels
    Paul L Reiter
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Rural Remote Health 12:1945. 2012
    ..The attitudes and beliefs relating to these policies were examined among residents of Ohio Appalachia, a mostly rural region with high smoking prevalence among its residents...
  52. pmc Patient activation increases colorectal cancer screening rates: a randomized trial among low-income minority patients
    Mira L Katz
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Suite 525, 1590 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:45-52. 2012
    ....
  53. pmc Designing studies that would address the multilayered nature of health care
    David M Murray
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2010:90-6. 2010
    ..Quasi-experimental designs may be used, especially when combined with recent developments in analytic methods to reduce bias in effect estimates...
  54. pmc Effectiveness of a nurse-managed, lay-led tobacco cessation intervention among ohio appalachian women
    Mary Ellen Wewers
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3451-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a nurse-managed, lay-led tobacco cessation intervention delivered to adult women in Ohio Appalachia...
  55. pmc Acceptance of the HPV vaccine among women, parents, community leaders, and healthcare providers in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and College of Public Health, Columbus, OH, United States
    Vaccine 27:3945-52. 2009
    ..There are differences in HPV vaccine acceptability among different types of community members highlighting the need for a range of HPV vaccine educational materials/programs to be developed that are inclusive of the Appalachian culture...
  56. ncbi request reprint Effects of a walking intervention using mobile technology and interactive voice response on serum adipokines among postmenopausal women at increased breast cancer risk
    Adana A M Llanos
    Division of Population Sciences, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1590 N High St, Suite 525, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA
    Horm Cancer 5:98-103. 2014
    ....
  57. pmc Correlates of HPV vaccination among adolescent females from Appalachia and reasons why their parents do not intend to vaccinate
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Vaccine 31:3121-5. 2013
    ..5%) and lack of knowledge (18.5%). Efforts to reduce missed opportunities for vaccination at healthcare visits and address reasons why parents are not vaccinating may help increase HPV vaccination in Appalachia...
  58. pmc Assessment of cancer education seminars for Appalachian populations
    Mira L Katz
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:287-93. 2012
    ..Findings indicate that short-term outcomes of the seminars were accomplished. Future educational seminars should consider using social network analysis as a new evaluation methodology...
  59. pmc Cancer survivorship research: a review of the literature and summary of current NCI-designated cancer center projects
    J Phil Harrop
    Health Services Management and Policy Division, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2042-7. 2011
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Key informants' perspectives prior to beginning a cervical cancer study in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, School of Public Health, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Qual Health Res 17:131-41. 2007
    ..The interviews provided information about the unique characteristics of this population that are important when developing effective strategies to address cancer-related health behaviors in this medically underserved population...
  61. pmc Health literacy among the Amish: measuring a complex concept among a unique population
    Mira L Katz
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Suite 525, 1590 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Community Health 38:753-8. 2013
    ..Innovative strategies that address inadequate health literacy and specific cultural characteristics are needed to improve health-related behaviors and outcomes among the Amish. ..
  62. pmc Patient-provider discussions about colorectal cancer screening: who initiates elements of informed decision making?
    Mira L Katz
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1135-41. 2012
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates remain low among low-income minority populations...
  63. pmc Patient navigation: state of the art or is it science?
    Kristen J Wells
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 113:1999-2010. 2008
    ..Although cancer-related patient navigation interventions are being adopted increasingly across the United States and Canada, further research will be necessary to evaluate their efficacy and cost-effectiveness in improving cancer care...
  64. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from community-based cancer screening intervention research
    Rena J Pasick
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
    Cancer 101:1146-64. 2004
    ..To build more systematically on existing research, recommendations are made for new directions in basic behavioral and intervention research...
  65. pmc Community involvement in the development and feedback about a colorectal cancer screening media campaign in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    College of Public Health and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, 1590 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:589-99. 2011
    ..This study highlights the importance of involving community members in the development of CRC screening programs to reduce cancer disparities in Appalachia...
  66. ncbi request reprint Cancer and leukemia group B cancer control and health outcomes committee: origins and accomplishments
    Electra D Paskett
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 12:3601s-5s. 2006
    ..Cancer control research is growing and continues to gather momentum. This type of research is integral to providing quality care to patients and healthy populations...
  67. pmc Measuring cervical cancer risk: development and validation of the CARE Risky Sexual Behavior Index
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1865-71. 2009
    ..To develop and validate a risky sexual behavior index specific to cervical cancer research...
  68. pmc HPV vaccination among adolescent females from Appalachia: implications for cervical cancer disparities
    Paul L Reiter
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Suite 525, 1590 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2220-30. 2012
    ..We determined HPV vaccine coverage among adolescent females from Appalachia, made comparisons to non-Appalachian females, and examined how coverage differs across subregions within Appalachia...
  69. doi request reprint Translating cancer prevention and control research into the community setting: workforce implications
    J Phil Harrop
    College of Public Health, Division of Health Services Management and Policy, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, 1590 North High Street, Suite 525, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:S157-64. 2012
    ..Specific challenges and needs that must be addressed to improve the translation of cancer prevention research into community settings were identified...
  70. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider determinants associated with the prescription of adjuvant hormonal therapies following a diagnosis of breast cancer in Medicaid-enrolled patients
    John M McLaughlin
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1112-8. 2009
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint The association between cigarette smoking and colorectal polyp recurrence (United States)
    Electra D Paskett
    Division of Population Sciences, Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1240, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1021-33. 2005
    ..This association was investigated prospectively with data from the Polyp Prevention Trial...
  72. pmc Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine availability, recommendations, cost, and policies among health departments in seven Appalachian states
    Mira L Katz
    The Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Ohio, USA
    Vaccine 27:3195-200. 2009
    ..Findings highlight the need for more comprehensive and consistent policies that maximize accessibility of the HPV vaccine to women, especially those in underserved areas...
  73. pmc Oral cancer screening and dental care use among women from Ohio Appalachia
    P L Reiter
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Rural Remote Health 12:2184. 2012
    ..The current study examined the oral cancer screening behaviors and recent dental care (since dentists perform most screening examinations) of women from Ohio Appalachia...
  74. ncbi request reprint Marital status and stage at diagnosis of cutaneous melanoma: results from the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) program, 1973-2006
    John M McLaughlin
    Ohio State University, College of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43201, USA
    Cancer 117:1984-93. 2011
    ..We evaluated the effect of marital status on risk of late-stage cutaneous melanoma diagnosis...
  75. ncbi request reprint Statin use and breast cancer: prospective results from the Women's Health Initiative
    Jane A Cauley
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:700-7. 2006
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Adenomatous polyp recurrence and physical activity in the Polyp Prevention Trial (United States)
    Lisa H Colbert
    National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:445-53. 2002
    ..To examine prospectively the association between physical activity and adenomatous polyp recurrence...
  77. ncbi request reprint Outcomes among African-American/non-African-American patients with advanced non-small-cell lung carcinoma: report from the Cancer and Leukemia Group B
    A William Blackstock
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:284-90. 2002
    ..We investigated whether the disparity in survival would persist when patients were treated with similar systemic therapies (i.e., in phase II and phase III Cancer and Leukemia Group B [CALGB] trials)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Similar outcomes between African American and non-African American patients with extensive-stage small-cell lung carcinoma: report from the Cancer and Leukemia Group B
    A William Blackstock
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:407-12. 2006
    ..We investigated whether the disparity in survival would persist when patients were treated with similar therapies (ie, phase II/III Cancer and Leukemia Group B [CALGB] trials)...
  79. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial enrollment of rural patients with cancer
    Electra D Paskett
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1063, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:28-35. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the effect of a rural community clinical oncology program-based cancer-care intervention program that was launched to increase the number of rural patients with cancer enrolled in clinical trials...
  80. ncbi request reprint Postpolypectomy colonoscopy surveillance guidelines: predictive accuracy for advanced adenoma at 4 years
    Adeyinka O Laiyemo
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Biometry Research Group, Divisionof Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:419-26. 2008
    ..Lack of confidence in postpolypectomy surveillance guidelines may be a factor in the observed low adherence rates among providers...
  81. ncbi request reprint Incidence, time course, and determinants of menstrual bleeding after breast cancer treatment: a prospective study
    Jeanne A Petrek
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1045-51. 2006
    ..To assess ovarian function using the surrogate of monthly bleeding after breast cancer treatment in premenopausal women...
  82. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and breast cancer: factors influencing differences in incidence and outcome
    Rowan T Chlebowski
    Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1124 W Carson St, Building J 3, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:439-48. 2005
    ..The influence of breast cancer risk factors on these differences has received little attention...
  83. ncbi request reprint Effects of conjugated equine estrogens on breast cancer and mammography screening in postmenopausal women with hysterectomy
    Marcia L Stefanick
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif 94305, USA
    JAMA 295:1647-57. 2006
    ..Preliminary results suggesting possible reduction in breast cancers warranted more detailed analysis...
  84. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer risk as a predictor of Pap smear use in rural North Carolina
    Mfon S Cyrus-David
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    J Rural Health 18:67-76. 2002
    ..1, p = .0001). Findings in this study population suggest rural women at high risk for cervical cancer are less likely to be compliant with appropriate Pap smear screening guidelines, indicating the need to target educational programs...
  85. ncbi request reprint The polyp prevention trial continued follow-up study: no effect of a low-fat, high-fiber, high-fruit, and -vegetable diet on adenoma recurrence eight years after randomization
    Elaine Lanza
    Laboratory for Cancer Prevention, Centre for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, 6116 Executive Boulevard, Room 7206, Bethesda, MD 20892 8325, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1745-52. 2007
    ..04 (0.98-1.09). This study failed to show any effect of a low-fat, high-fiber, high-fruit and -vegetable eating pattern on adenoma recurrence even with 8 years of follow-up. (Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2007;16(9):1745-52)...
  86. pmc Patient education level as a predictor of survival in lung cancer clinical trials
    James E Herndon
    Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:4116-23. 2008
    ..To investigate the effect of socioeconomic status, as measured by education, on the survival of 1,577 lung cancer patients treated on 11 studies conducted by the Cancer and Leukemia Group B...
  87. ncbi request reprint Interpreting measures of treatment effect in cancer clinical trials
    L Douglas Case
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Oncologist 7:181-7. 2002
    ..The most common mistake is to interpret both measures as relative risks, an interpretation that can lead to an incorrect impression of the impact of the treatment on response and survival...
  88. pmc Images of Appalachia
    Eugene J Lengerich
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A112. 2006
  89. ncbi request reprint Minority recruitment to the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT)
    Elise D Cook
    Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention, Unit 1360, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77230 1439, USA
    Clin Trials 2:436-42. 2005
    ..The goal for black participants was set at 20% because of their proportion in the United States population and their prevalence of prostate cancer...
  90. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer
    Karen Basen-Engquist
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 98:2009-14. 2003
    ..Primary prevention of cervical cancer should remain a priority as research in behavioral interventions and barriers to screening, especially among vulnerable populations, moves forward...
  91. ncbi request reprint Empowering women with breast cancer: one survivor's story
    Electra D Paskett
    Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus 43210, USA
    Semin Oncol 30:814-6. 2003
  92. ncbi request reprint Virtual colonoscopy using oral contrast compared with colonoscopy for the detection of patients with colorectal polyps
    Benoit C Pineau
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 USA
    Gastroenterology 125:304-10. 2003
    ..This trial used conventional colonoscopy with segmental unblinding to determine the ability of virtual colonoscopy to identify patients with colorectal lesions who need conventional colonoscopy...

Research Grants6

  1. Reducing Cervical Cancer in Appalachia
    Electra Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Future work of this Center will focus on moving this type of multi-level observational and interventional community-based research, into other areas where health disparities exist in relation to cancer withinour region. ..
  2. Enhancing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care
    Electra Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If successful, this program can easily be adapted for use by primary care practices and clinics to improve CRC screening. ..
  3. Enhancing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care
    Electra D Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, this program can easily be adapted for use by primary care practices and clinics to improve CRC screening. ..
  4. Enhancing Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care
    Electra Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If successful, this program can easily be adapted for use by primary care practices and clinics to improve CRC screening. ..