Paula Lantz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic factors, health behaviors, and mortality: results from a nationally representative prospective study of US adults
    P M Lantz
    Survey Research Center, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    JAMA 279:1703-8. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress, life events, and socioeconomic disparities in health: results from the Americans' Changing Lives Study
    Paula M Lantz
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:274-88. 2005
  3. pmc The influence of race, ethnicity, and individual socioeconomic factors on breast cancer stage at diagnosis
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2173-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Health policy approaches to population health: the limits of medicalization
    Paula M Lantz
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1253-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Gender and leadership in healthcare administration: 21st century progress and challenges
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Healthc Manag 53:291-301; discussion 302-3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Case management in public health screening programs: the experience of the national breast and cervical cancer early detection program
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:545-55. 2004
  7. doi request reprint An evaluation of a Medicaid expansion for cancer care: The Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act of 2000
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, M3541 SPH II2029, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:221-31. 2009
  8. pmc Socioeconomic and behavioral risk factors for mortality in a national 19-year prospective study of U.S. adults
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:1558-66. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Implementing women's cancer screening programs in American Indian and Alaska Native populations
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory, Room M3116, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Care Women Int 24:674-96. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint A disease-specific Medicaid expansion for women. The Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act of 2000
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Womens Health Issues 13:79-92. 2003

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic factors, health behaviors, and mortality: results from a nationally representative prospective study of US adults
    P M Lantz
    Survey Research Center, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    JAMA 279:1703-8. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress, life events, and socioeconomic disparities in health: results from the Americans' Changing Lives Study
    Paula M Lantz
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:274-88. 2005
    ..The results support the hypothesis that differential exposure to stress and negative life events is one of many ways in which socioeconomic inequalities in health are produced in society...
  3. pmc The influence of race, ethnicity, and individual socioeconomic factors on breast cancer stage at diagnosis
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2173-8. 2006
    ..This study investigated the relation between race/ethnicity, individual socioeconomic status, and breast cancer stage at diagnosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health policy approaches to population health: the limits of medicalization
    Paula M Lantz
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1253-7. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Gender and leadership in healthcare administration: 21st century progress and challenges
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Healthc Manag 53:291-301; discussion 302-3. 2008
    ..Along with the challenges of cost, quality, and an aging population, the time has come for a more thoughtful, policy-focused approach to amend the discrepancy between gender and leadership in healthcare administration...
  6. ncbi request reprint Case management in public health screening programs: the experience of the national breast and cervical cancer early detection program
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:545-55. 2004
    ....
  7. doi request reprint An evaluation of a Medicaid expansion for cancer care: The Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act of 2000
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, M3541 SPH II2029, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:221-31. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Socioeconomic and behavioral risk factors for mortality in a national 19-year prospective study of U.S. adults
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:1558-66. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Implementing women's cancer screening programs in American Indian and Alaska Native populations
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory, Room M3116, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Care Women Int 24:674-96. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint A disease-specific Medicaid expansion for women. The Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Act of 2000
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Womens Health Issues 13:79-92. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic disparities in health change in a longitudinal study of US adults: the role of health-risk behaviors
    P M Lantz
    Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Soc Sci Med 53:29-40. 2001
    ..The results suggest that the higher prevalence of major health-risk behaviors among those in lower socioeconomic strata is not the dominant mediating mechanism that can explain socioeconomic disparities in health status among US adults...
  12. pmc Socioeconomic indicators that matter for population health
    Paula M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A74. 2010
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  13. pmc Investing in youth tobacco control: a review of smoking prevention and control strategies
    P M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Tob Control 9:47-63. 2000
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  14. pmc Smoking on the rise among young adults: implications for research and policy
    P M Lantz
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory Rd Room M3116, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Tob Control 12:i60-70. 2003
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  15. pmc Can communities and academia work together on public health research? Evaluation results from a community-based participatory research partnership in Detroit
    P M Lantz
    The University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 Observatory Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Urban Health 78:495-507. 2001
    ..Overall, the Detroit URC represents a partnership approach to identifying community health concerns and implementing potential solutions...
  16. pmc Satisfaction with surgery outcomes and the decision process in a population-based sample of women with breast cancer
    Paula M Lantz
    109 Observatory, Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 2029, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:745-67. 2005
    ..4 percent response rate)...
  17. pmc Differential trends in weight-related health behaviors among American young adults by gender, race/ethnicity, and socioeconomic status: 1984-2006
    Philippa J Clarke
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 426 Thompson Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1893-901. 2009
    ..We investigated temporal patterns from 1984 to 2006 in 6 weight-related health behaviors by using longitudinal data for multiple cohorts of young adults (aged 19-26 years) from the nationally representative Monitoring the Future Study...
  18. pmc Urban built environments and trajectories of mobility disability: findings from a national sample of community-dwelling American adults (1986-2001)
    Philippa Clarke
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 426 Thompson Street, 48106 Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:964-70. 2009
    ..When considering ways to minimize disability as the population ages, simple changes in the built environment may be easier to implement than efforts to change risk factors at the individual level...
  19. pmc Factors associated with patient involvement in surgical treatment decision making for breast cancer
    Sarah T Hawley
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 65:387-95. 2007
    ..To evaluate factors associated with women's reported level of involvement in breast cancer surgical treatment decision making, and the factors associated with the match between actual and preferred involvement in this decision...
  20. ncbi request reprint Patterns and correlates of patient referral to surgeons for treatment of breast cancer
    Steven J Katz
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:271-6. 2007
    ..Characteristics of surgeons and their hospitals have been associated with cancer treatments and outcomes. However, little is known about factors that are associated with referral pathways...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for mortality among patients with diabetes: the Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) Study
    Laura N McEwen
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1736-41. 2007
    ..We sought to examine demographic, socioeconomic, and biological predictors of all-cause, cardiovascular, and noncardiovascular mortality in patients with diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Symptom experience and quality of life of women following breast cancer treatment
    Nancy K Janz
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1348-61. 2007
    ..Few studies have examined the correlates of breast cancer-related symptoms that persist posttreatment and determined the relationship between symptoms and quality of life (QOL)...
  23. pmc The impact of declining smoking on radon-related lung cancer in the United States
    David Mendez
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:310-4. 2011
    ..We examined the effect of current patterns of smoking rates on future radon-related lung cancer...
  24. doi request reprint Are health-related quality-of-life and self-rated health associated with mortality? Insights from Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD)
    Laura N McEwen
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:37-42. 2009
    ..To determine if health-related quality-of-life and self-rated health are associated with mortality in persons with diabetes...
  25. pmc Prematurity and low birth weight as potential mediators of higher stillbirth risk in mixed black/white race couples
    Katherine J Gold
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 1213, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:767-73. 2010
    ..We evaluated risk of fetal death for mixed race couples compared with same race couples and examined the role of prematurity and low birth weight as potential mediating risk factors...
  26. ncbi request reprint An informed decision? Breast cancer patients and their knowledge about treatment
    Angela Fagerlin
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 64:303-12. 2006
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate women's knowledge of survival and recurrence rates for mastectomy and breast conserving surgery (BCS) and the factors associated with this knowledge...
  27. ncbi request reprint The need for surveillance of delay in age-appropriate immunization
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0456, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:36-42. 2002
    ..Our study was conducted in 2000-2001 using the most current National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) public use files available...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and mortality across cardiovascular disease risk groups
    Caroline R Richardson
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1923-9. 2004
    ..We examined the impact of a sedentary lifestyle on mortality by cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk group in a national sample of U.S. adults who represent a wide range of activity levels, health conditions, and SES groups...
  29. ncbi request reprint Patient involvement in surgery treatment decisions for breast cancer
    Steven J Katz
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Ste 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:5526-33. 2005
    ..We examined the relationship between patient involvement in decision making and type of surgical treatment for women with breast cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Population-based study of the relationship of treatment and sociodemographics on quality of life for early stage breast cancer
    Nancy K Janz
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 2029, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:1467-79. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between cancer stage, surgical treatment and chemotherapy on quality of life (QOL) after breast cancer and determine if sociodemographic characteristics modify the observed relationships...
  31. pmc Role of health insurance and a usual source of medical care in age-appropriate vaccination
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:960-6. 2004
    ..We examined the associations of having health insurance and having a usual source of medical care with age-appropriate childhood vaccination...
  32. pmc Risk factors for delay in age-appropriate vaccination
    Kevin J Dombkowski
    Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Rm 6C11, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:144-55. 2004
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  33. ncbi request reprint Surgeon perspectives about local therapy for breast carcinoma
    Steven J Katz
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0429, USA
    Cancer 104:1854-61. 2005
    ..Geographic variations in the use of mastectomy and the use of radiation therapy (RT) after breast-conserving surgery (BCS) have motivated concerns that surgeons are not uniformly adhering to treatment standards...
  34. pmc Racial and socioeconomic disparities in residential proximity to polluting industrial facilities: evidence from the Americans' Changing Lives Study
    Paul Mohai
    University of Michigan Survey Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1041, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S649-56. 2009
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  35. ncbi request reprint Continuity and change in the social stratification of aging and health over the life course: evidence from a nationally representative longitudinal study from 1986 to 2001/2002 (Americans' Changing Lives Study)
    James S House
    Survey Research Center and Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:15-26. 2005
    ....
  36. pmc Breast cancer treatment experiences of Latinas in Los Angeles County
    Steven J Katz
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:2225-30. 2005
    ..We examined breast cancer treatment experiences of and outcomes for Latinas in Los Angeles County...
  37. pmc Patterns and correlates of local therapy for women with ductal carcinoma-in-situ
    Steven J Katz
    Department of Medicine and Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Ste 7E12, Box 0429, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:3001-7. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Diabetes reporting as a cause of death: results from the Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) study
    Laura N McEwen
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:247-53. 2006
    ..To determine the frequency of reporting of diabetes on death certificates of decedents with known diabetes, define factors associated with reporting of diabetes, and describe trends in reporting over time...
  39. pmc Women's decisions regarding tamoxifen for breast cancer prevention: responses to a tailored decision aid
    Angela Fagerlin
    Ann Arbor VA HSR and D, Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:613-20. 2010
    ..After viewing the DA, women demonstrated good understanding of tamoxifen's risks and benefits, but most were not interested in taking tamoxifen for breast cancer chemoprevention...
  40. pmc Recruitment of women research participants: the Women's Health Registry at the University of Michigan
    Juliet L Rogers
    Women s Health Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0276, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:721-8. 2007
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  41. ncbi request reprint Effect of a medication copayment increase in veterans with schizophrenia
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development South Texas Veterans Health Care System VERDICT, San Antonio, TX 78229 4404, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:335-46. 2007
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Medicaid reimbursement for alternative therapies
    Terrence E Steyer
    Altern Ther Health Med 8:84-8. 2002
    ..No studies have examined current trends in the use of public funds for the payment of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)...
  43. pmc Crowd-out in the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP): incidence, enrollee characteristics and experiences, and potential impact on New York's SCHIP
    Laura P Shone
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Nursing, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 777, Rochester, NY, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:419-34. 2008
    ..The extent to which the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) crowds our private insurance is poorly understood...
  44. ncbi request reprint Public education strategies for delivering breast and cervical cancer screening in American Indian and Alaska Native populations
    Carlyn E Orians
    Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98105 3949, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:46-53. 2004
    ....
  45. pmc Addressing urban health in Detroit, New York City, and Seattle through community-based participatory research partnerships
    Marilyn M Metzler
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop K67, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:803-11. 2003
    ..This study describes key activities integral to the development of 3 community-based participatory research (CBPR) partnerships...
  46. ncbi request reprint Correlates of breast reconstruction: results from a population-based study
    Monica Morrow
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111 2497, USA
    Cancer 104:2340-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current study was to identify patient attitudes and preferences associated with breast reconstruction, and whether these differed by race...
  47. pmc The use of life expectancy in cancer screening guidelines. Moving with caution from model-based evidence to evidence-based guidelines
    Paula M Lantz
    J Gen Intern Med 20:552-3. 2005

Research Grants4

  1. UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL DISPARITIES IN HEALTH AND AGING
    Paula Lantz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Much of the proposed research represents the first long-term prospective investigation of these issues in a national sample. ..