CHYKE ABADAMA DOUBENI

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Socioeconomic status and the risk of colorectal cancer: an analysis of more than a half million adults in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Cancer 118:3636-44. 2012
  2. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic status and use of colonoscopy in an insured population--a retrospective cohort study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Medical School, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36392. 2012
  3. pmc Self-reported colorectal cancer screening of Medicare beneficiaries in family medicine vs. internal medicine practices in the United States: a cross-sectional study
    Angela Y Higgins
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts UMass Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:23. 2012
  4. pmc Health status, neighborhood socioeconomic context, and premature mortality in the United States: The National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01655, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:680-8. 2012
  5. pmc Primary care, economic barriers to health care, and use of colorectal cancer screening tests among Medicare enrollees over time
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:299-307. 2010
  6. pmc Early course of nicotine dependence in adolescent smokers
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1127-33. 2010
  7. pmc Racial and ethnic trends of colorectal cancer screening among Medicare enrollees
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester MA 01655, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:184-91. 2010
  8. pmc Socioeconomic and racial patterns of colorectal cancer screening among Medicare enrollees in 2000 to 2005
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2170-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Perceived accessibility of cigarettes among youth: a prospective cohort study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:239-42. 2009
  10. pmc Perceived accessibility as a predictor of youth smoking
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:323-30. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Socioeconomic status and the risk of colorectal cancer: an analysis of more than a half million adults in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Cancer 118:3636-44. 2012
    ..This study examined the relationship between both individual and area-level SES and CRC incidence, overall and by tumor location...
  2. pmc Neighborhood socioeconomic status and use of colonoscopy in an insured population--a retrospective cohort study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Medical School, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e36392. 2012
    ..This study examined if, among insured persons receiving care in integrated healthcare delivery systems, differences exist in colonoscopy use according to neighborhood SES...
  3. pmc Self-reported colorectal cancer screening of Medicare beneficiaries in family medicine vs. internal medicine practices in the United States: a cross-sectional study
    Angela Y Higgins
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts UMass Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:23. 2012
    ..This study compared self-reported CRC screening rates and patient awareness of the need for CRC screening of patients receiving care from family medicine (FPs) vs. internal medicine (internists) physicians...
  4. pmc Health status, neighborhood socioeconomic context, and premature mortality in the United States: The National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01655, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:680-8. 2012
    ..We examined whether the risk of premature mortality associated with living in socioeconomically deprived neighborhoods varies according to the health status of individuals...
  5. pmc Primary care, economic barriers to health care, and use of colorectal cancer screening tests among Medicare enrollees over time
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:299-307. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the impact of primary care and economic barriers to health care on CRC testing relative to the 2001 Medicare expansion of screening coverage...
  6. pmc Early course of nicotine dependence in adolescent smokers
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 125:1127-33. 2010
    ..The goal was to characterize the early course of nicotine dependence...
  7. pmc Racial and ethnic trends of colorectal cancer screening among Medicare enrollees
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester MA 01655, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:184-91. 2010
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates have remained lower than the Healthy People 2010 goal, particularly among minority populations...
  8. pmc Socioeconomic and racial patterns of colorectal cancer screening among Medicare enrollees in 2000 to 2005
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2170-5. 2009
    ..Therefore, we examined patterns of colorectal cancer screening and associations with race-ethnicity, education, and income over time...
  9. doi request reprint Perceived accessibility of cigarettes among youth: a prospective cohort study
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:239-42. 2009
    ..This study examines the determinants of perceived accessibility from the perspective of a longitudinal study...
  10. pmc Perceived accessibility as a predictor of youth smoking
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:323-30. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether perceived accessibility predicted future smoking among youths...
  11. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in tumor stage and survival for colorectal cancer in an insured population
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Cancer 109:612-20. 2007
    ..Despite declining death rates from colorectal cancer (CRC), racial disparities have continued to increase. In this study, the authors examined disparities in a racially diverse group of insured patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Identifying unrecognized peripheral arterial disease among asymptomatic patients in the primary care setting
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Angiology 57:171-80. 2006
    ..These findings should help inform the development and implementation of new initiatives to enhance the early detection of peripheral arterial disease among asymptomatic patients in the primary care setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of mammography utilization among breast cancer survivors
    Chyke A Doubeni
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Cancer 106:2482-8. 2006
    ..Improvements in cancer detection and treatment have resulted in increasing numbers of breast cancer survivors. Information regarding the use of mammography by breast cancer survivors is limited...

Research Grants3

  1. Understanding Racial and Ethnic Differences in Survival from Colorectal Cancer
    Chyke Doubeni; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed project will lay the foundation for the candidate's long-term career goal of designing system-based interventions aimed at eliminating disparities in cancer care and survival, a major objective of HealthyPeople 2010. ..
  2. Effectiveness of Screening Colonoscopy in Reducing Deaths from Colorectal Cancer
    CHYKE ABADAMA DOUBENI; Fiscal Year: 2010
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