Robert A Hiatt
Affiliation: University of California
- The social determinants of cancer: a challenge for transdisciplinary scienceRobert A Hiatt
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
Am J Prev Med 35:S141-50. 2008..The authors' goal is to promote a more complete understanding of the causes of cancer that will lead to the improved translation and implementation of the results of research...
- Cancer screening for underserved women: the Breast and Cervical Cancer Intervention StudyRobert A Hiatt
Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1945-9. 2008..To report on the effect of the Breast and Cervical Cancer Intervention Study (BACCIS), a multicomponent intervention conducted in the San Francisco Bay Area between 1992 and 1997...
- The future of cancer surveillanceRobert A Hiatt
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Cancer Causes Control 17:639-46. 2006..The shared view is that cancer surveillance and information is essential to fulfill a vision for a future where cancer is prevented, detected early, and either cured or managed successfully as a chronic illness...
- The breast cancer and the environment research centers: transdisciplinary research on the role of the environment in breast cancer etiologyRobert A Hiatt
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
Environ Health Perspect 117:1814-22. 2009..We describe the organization of four national centers integrated into the BCERC network...
- The social determinants of cancerRobert A Hiatt
UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine, CA 94143 0981, USA
Eur J Epidemiol 19:821-2. 2004
- HIPAA: the end of epidemiology, or a new social contract?Robert A Hiatt
Comprehensive Cancer Center and School of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 94143, USA
Epidemiology 14:637-9. 2003
- Invited commentary: The epicenter of translational scienceRobert A Hiatt
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107, USA
Am J Epidemiol 172:525-7; discussion 528-9. 2010....
- Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis: a prospective observational study and systematic reviewDejana Braithwaite
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:521-33. 2012..Women who smoke following breast cancer diagnosis and treatment are at higher risk of death both from breast cancer and other causes...
- Prognostic impact of comorbidity among long-term breast cancer survivors: results from the LACE studyDejana Braithwaite
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1115-25. 2012..Little is known about the long-term impact of comorbidity among women with breast cancer...
- Long-term prognostic role of functional limitations among women with breast cancerDejana Braithwaite
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Ste 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 102:1468-77. 2010..The long-term prognostic role of functional limitations among women with breast cancer is poorly understood...
- Incidence of non-small-cell lung cancer among California Hispanics according to neighborhood socioeconomic statusMelisa L Wong
Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
J Thorac Oncol 8:287-94. 2013..The magnitude and etiology of this positive gradient in Hispanics remain undefined. We examined non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) incidence and ever-smoking rates among California Hispanics according to measures of SES...
- Hypertension is an independent predictor of survival disparity between African-American and white breast cancer patientsDejana Braithwaite
Department of Surgery, Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
Int J Cancer 124:1213-9. 2009..If our findings are replicated in contemporary cohorts, it may be necessary to include hypertension in the Charlson Comorbidity Index and other comorbidity measures...
- Cervical cancer after multiple negative cytologic tests in long-term members of a prepaid health planGeorge F Sawaya
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Fracisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 335, San Francisco, California 94143 0856, USA
Acta Cytol 49:391-7. 2005..To estimate squamous cell cervical cancer incidence within 3.5 years of 1, 2 and > or = 3 consecutive, normal cytologic tests...
- A randomized controlled trial of test-and-treat strategy for Helicobacter pylori: clinical outcomes and health care costs in a managed care population receiving long-term acid suppression therapy for physician-diagnosed peptic ulcer diseaseJames E Allison
Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Northern California Region, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:1165-71. 2003....
- Disparities in cancer screening in individuals with a family history of breast or colorectal cancerNinez A Ponce
Department of Health Services, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cancer 118:1656-63. 2012..The authors evaluated whether breast cancer (BC) and colorectal cancer (CRC) disparities varied by family history risk using a large, multiethnic population-based survey...
- Diffusion theory and knowledge dissemination, utilization, and integration in public healthLawrence W Green
Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0981, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 30:151-74. 2009..Finally, we suggest ways to blend diffusion with other theory and evidence in guiding a more decentralized approach to dissemination and implementation in public health, including changes in the ways we produce the science itself...
- Socioeconomic status in relation to early menarche among black and white girlsDejana Braithwaite
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Lobby 4 Suite 5700, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
Cancer Causes Control 20:713-20. 2009..Early menarche is a risk factor for breast cancer. We investigated the variation in age at menarche by socioeconomic status (SES) and race...
- Lessons learned from community-based cancer screening intervention researchRena 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...
- Stage at diagnosis and mortality in patients with adenocarcinoma and adenosquamous carcinoma of the uterine cervix diagnosed as a consequence of cytologic screeningWalter Kinney
Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Quality and Utilization, and Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California, USA
Acta Cytol 47:167-71. 2003..To determine if cytologic screening is associated with early stage at diagnosis of and decreased mortality from invasive adenocarcinoma and adenosquamous carcinoma of the uterine cervix...
- Epidemiology of non-small cell lung cancer in Asian Americans: incidence patterns among six subgroups by nativityDan J Raz
Thoracic Oncology Program, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94131, USA
J Thorac Oncol 3:1391-7. 2008..S.-born and foreign-born Asians...
- Approaching health disparities from a population perspective: the National Institutes of Health Centers for Population Health and Health DisparitiesRichard B Warnecke
Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
Am J Public Health 98:1608-15. 2008..The relationships forged through these complex collaborations increase the likelihood that the centers' scientific findings will be relevant to communities and contribute to reductions in health disparities...
- Knowledge integration: conceptualizing communications in cancer control systemsAllan Best
Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, 718, 828 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1L8
Patient Educ Couns 71:319-27. 2008..The goal was to nurture common ground upon which to build a platform for translating what we know about cancer into what we do in practice and policy...
- A nested case-control study of residential and personal magnetic field measures and miscarriagesGeraldine M Lee
Environmental Health Investigations Branch, California Department of Health Services, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
Epidemiology 13:21-31. 2002..5-2.1). Exposure assessment measurements at 12 weeks were poorly correlated with those taken at 30 weeks. Nonetheless, the prospective substudy results regarding miscarriage risk were consistent with the nested study results...
- Cancer screening practices from National Health Interview Surveys: past, present, and futureRobert A Hiatt
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1837-46. 2002....
- Screening interval and risk of invasive squamous cell cervical cancerMarie Grisham Miller
Department of Quality and Utilization, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94553, USA
Obstet Gynecol 101:29-37. 2003..Our findings need to be placed in the context of the low absolute risks of developing invasive cervical cancer during the first 3 years after a negative cervical smear before making policy recommendation...
- Building the infrastructure for nationwide cancer surveillance and control--a comparison between the National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) and the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program (United States)Phyllis A Wingo
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Cancer Causes Control 14:175-93. 2003....
- Reducing disparities in breast cancer survival: a Columbia University and Avon Breast Cancer Research and Care Network SymposiumKaren Antman
Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 75:269-80. 2002..The Avon Foundation funded this symposium to bring together interested investigators to share programmatic experiences, data and innovative approaches to the problem...
- The evolution of cancer control research: an international perspective from Canada and the United StatesAllan Best
Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 1L8 A B
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:705-12. 2003..We conclude by calling for an international forum for the systematic advancement of cancer control research, and closer ties between the cancer control communities in North America...
- Interventions to prevent skin cancer by reducing exposure to ultraviolet radiation: a systematic reviewMona Saraiya
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Am J Prev Med 27:422-66. 2004..The report also provides suggestions for areas for future research...
- Trends and disparities in socioeconomic and behavioural characteristics, life expectancy, and cause-specific mortality of native-born and foreign-born populations in the United States, 1979-2003Gopal K Singh
Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 18 41, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
Int J Epidemiol 35:903-19. 2006..In this study, we analysed trends in social and behavioural characteristics, life expectancy, and mortality patterns of immigrants and the US-born from 1979 to 2003...
- American College of Epidemiology weighs in on new NCI Biorepository GuidelinesRoberta B Ness
Ann Epidemiol 17:81-2. 2007
- Translational research and good behaviorRobert A Hiatt
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2184-5. 2007
- Association of regional variation in primary care physicians' colorectal cancer screening recommendations with individual use of colorectal cancer screeningJennifer S Haas
Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 4:A90. 2007..However, another possible influence, the effect of regional differences in physicians' beliefs and recommendations on screening use, has not been assessed...
- Bay Area Breast Cancer & the Environment Research CenterRobert Hiatt; Fiscal Year: 2007..understanding the relationship of breast cancer to the environment. ..