Thomas D Denberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Community-based preferences for stool cards versus colonoscopy in colorectal cancer screening
    Ann C DeBourcy
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:169-74. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The influence of patient race and social vulnerability on urologist treatment recommendations in localized prostate carcinoma
    Thomas D Denberg
    General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Med Care 44:1137-41. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a mailed brochure on appointment-keeping for screening colonoscopy: a randomized trial
    Thomas D Denberg
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:895-900. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-reported volume of radical prostatectomies among urologists in the USA
    Thomas D Denberg
    General Internal Medicine, Denver Health Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    BJU Int 99:339-43. 2007
  5. pmc A patient recall program to enhance decisions about prostate cancer screening: a feasibility study
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 10:75. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient acceptance of a novel preventive care delivery system
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Prev Med 44:543-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient treatment preferences in localized prostate carcinoma: The influence of emotion, misconception, and anecdote
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Colorado Health Outcomes Program, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colardo 80262, USA
    Cancer 107:620-30. 2006
  8. pmc Predictors of nonadherence to screening colonoscopy
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences, Denver, Colo 80262, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:989-95. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Women's misconceptions about cancer screening: implications for informed decision-making
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, B 180, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 57:280-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Marriage and ethnicity predict treatment in localized prostate carcinoma
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Cancer 103:1819-25. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Community-based preferences for stool cards versus colonoscopy in colorectal cancer screening
    Ann C DeBourcy
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:169-74. 2008
    ..Professional organizations advocate use of shared decision making in screening test discussions, but strategies to facilitate informed choice in CRC screening have not been well elucidated...
  2. ncbi request reprint The influence of patient race and social vulnerability on urologist treatment recommendations in localized prostate carcinoma
    Thomas D Denberg
    General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Med Care 44:1137-41. 2006
    ..Such disparities involve barriers to health care, comorbid illnesses, tumor characteristics, and patient preferences. It is unclear whether differences in urologist treatment recommendations also might play a role...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a mailed brochure on appointment-keeping for screening colonoscopy: a randomized trial
    Thomas D Denberg
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:895-900. 2006
    ..Often, primary care physicians lack sufficient time to educate patients and address their potential misconceptions and fears about this procedure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-reported volume of radical prostatectomies among urologists in the USA
    Thomas D Denberg
    General Internal Medicine, Denver Health Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    BJU Int 99:339-43. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc A patient recall program to enhance decisions about prostate cancer screening: a feasibility study
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 10:75. 2009
    ..We evaluated a patient recall intervention to mitigate these challenges...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient acceptance of a novel preventive care delivery system
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Prev Med 44:543-6. 2007
    ..To determine patient acceptance of a preventive care model employing outreach by non-physician experts outside of clinic visits...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient treatment preferences in localized prostate carcinoma: The influence of emotion, misconception, and anecdote
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Colorado Health Outcomes Program, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colardo 80262, USA
    Cancer 107:620-30. 2006
    ..Thus, treatment should reflect trade-offs between the probability of curing disease and the desire to avoid treatment-associated side effects. Factors that actually influence patient treatment preferences are poorly understood...
  8. pmc Predictors of nonadherence to screening colonoscopy
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences, Denver, Colo 80262, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:989-95. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Women's misconceptions about cancer screening: implications for informed decision-making
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, B 180, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 57:280-5. 2005
    ..Effective communication depends, first, on clinicians and patients sharing an accurate understanding of background concepts such as "prevention," "screening," and "cancer."..
  10. ncbi request reprint Marriage and ethnicity predict treatment in localized prostate carcinoma
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Cancer 103:1819-25. 2005
    ..Sociocultural factors may also have influences on patient and urologist treatment choices...
  11. pmc Cardiovascular disease competes with breast cancer as the leading cause of death for older females diagnosed with breast cancer: a retrospective cohort study
    Jennifer L Patnaik
    Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R64. 2011
    ..This study was undertaken to assess factors that are related to breast cancer mortality versus mortality from other causes and to describe the leading causes of death among older women diagnosed with breast cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Improving patient care through health-promotion outreach
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:76-87. 2008
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  13. pmc Reducing clinical inertia in hypertension treatment: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Amy G Huebschmann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Academic Office 1, 12631 East 17th Avenue, Mailstop B180, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:322-9. 2012
    ..71 for systolic and diastolic BP, respectively). Future primary care-focused interventions might benefit from the use of specific medication titration protocols, treatment adherence support, and more sustained patient follow-up visits...
  14. doi request reprint An outreach intervention increases bone densitometry testing in older women
    Thomas D Denberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, Auora, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:341-7. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Colonoscopy completion in a large safety net health care system
    Elina S Kazarian
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine and Health Science Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:438-42. 2008
    ..It is important to understand this phenomenon to improve low rates of colorectal cancer screening in vulnerable populations and to ensure that patients with signs and symptoms complete medically indicated colonoscopic evaluations...
  16. doi request reprint A patient outreach program between visits improves diabetes care: a pilot study
    Thomas D Denberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine, B180, 12631 East 17th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:130-6. 2009
    ..We evaluated this intervention in terms of operational feasibility, provider and patient acceptance and effects on process of care measures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Trends and predictors of aggressive therapy for clinical locally advanced prostate carcinoma
    Thomas D Denberg
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    BJU Int 98:335-40. 2006
    ....
  18. pmc The influence of comorbidities on overall survival among older women diagnosed with breast cancer
    Jennifer L Patnaik
    Department of Epidemiology, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:1101-11. 2011
    ..However, less is known about associations between specific comorbid conditions on the survival of breast cancer patients...
  19. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes associated with attempts to educate patients about lower endoscopy: a narrative review
    John M Coombes
    Five Irongate Center, Gastroenterology Associates of Northern New York, P C, Glens Falls, NY 12801, USA
    J Community Health 33:149-57. 2008
    ..Professional societies have an important role to play in endorsing educational strategies and in clarifying and assessing the adequacy of patient knowledge...
  20. ncbi request reprint Re: racial/ethnic disparities in the treatment of localized/regional prostate cancer
    Thomas D Denberg
    J Urol 172:1547-8; author reply 1548. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Screening for osteoporosis in men: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians
    Amir Qaseem
    American College of Physicians and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:680-4. 2008
    ..The American College of Physicians developed this guideline to present the available evidence on risk factors and screening tests for osteoporosis in men...

Research Grants1

  1. Disparities in prostate cancer decision-making and QOL
    Thomas Denberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Knowledge gained will also lead to interventions for patients and clinicians to improve the decision-making process. ..