Arash Naeim

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A phase II trial of frontline capecitabine and bevacizumab in poor performance status and/or elderly patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
    Arash Naeim
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, 10945 LeConte, Suite 2333 PVUB, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 4:302-9. 2013
  2. pmc Pegfilgrastim prophylaxis is associated with a lower risk of hospitalization of cancer patients than filgrastim prophylaxis: a retrospective United States claims analysis of granulocyte colony-stimulating factors (G-CSF)
    Arash Naeim
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:11. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Oncologists' recommendations for adjuvant therapy in hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients of varying age and health status
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 10:136-43. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of increasing access to mammography through mobile mammography for older women
    Arash Naeim
    University of California at Los Angeles, Sepulveda, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:285-90. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Evidence-based recommendations for cancer nausea and vomiting
    Arash Naeim
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3903-10. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality indicators for the care of breast cancer in vulnerable elders
    Arash Naeim
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:S258-69. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceived causes of disability added prognostic value beyond medical conditions and functional status
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:79-85. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Do age and ethnicity predict breast cancer treatment received? A cross-sectional urban population based study. Breast cancer treatment: age and ethnicity
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:234-42. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Is adjuvant therapy for older patients with node (-) early breast cancer cost-effective?
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2345, Box 951687, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 53:81-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Options for handling missing data in the Health Utilities Index Mark 3
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:186-98. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint A phase II trial of frontline capecitabine and bevacizumab in poor performance status and/or elderly patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
    Arash Naeim
    David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, 10945 LeConte, Suite 2333 PVUB, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 4:302-9. 2013
    ..This study aims to determine the efficacy and tolerability of capecitabine (CAP) plus bevacizumab (BEV) as treatment for frontline metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) in frail and/or elderly patients...
  2. pmc Pegfilgrastim prophylaxis is associated with a lower risk of hospitalization of cancer patients than filgrastim prophylaxis: a retrospective United States claims analysis of granulocyte colony-stimulating factors (G-CSF)
    Arash Naeim
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:11. 2013
    ..This comparative study examined the effect of pegfilgrastim versus daily filgrastim on the risk of hospitalization...
  3. ncbi request reprint Oncologists' recommendations for adjuvant therapy in hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients of varying age and health status
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 10:136-43. 2010
    ..The goal of the current study is to understand the effect of patient age and health status on oncologists' decision to recommend adjuvant treatment (endocrine therapy and chemotherapy) in older women with HR-positive breast cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of increasing access to mammography through mobile mammography for older women
    Arash Naeim
    University of California at Los Angeles, Sepulveda, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:285-90. 2009
    ..To compare the costs of mobile and stationary mammography and examine the incremental cost-effectiveness of using mobile mammography to increase screening rates...
  5. doi request reprint Evidence-based recommendations for cancer nausea and vomiting
    Arash Naeim
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3903-10. 2008
    ..The standards presented here for preventing and managing nausea and vomiting in cancer care should be incorporated into care pathways and should become the expectation rather than the exception...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality indicators for the care of breast cancer in vulnerable elders
    Arash Naeim
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:S258-69. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceived causes of disability added prognostic value beyond medical conditions and functional status
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:79-85. 2007
    ..This study's objective was to determine the incremental benefit of respondent subjective attribution of functional decline beyond relying solely on disease burden in predicting survival...
  8. ncbi request reprint Do age and ethnicity predict breast cancer treatment received? A cross-sectional urban population based study. Breast cancer treatment: age and ethnicity
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:234-42. 2006
    ..To evaluate the treatment patterns of women aged 55 years or older with newly diagnosed breast cancer and to examine the association between age and ethnicity/race on treatment selection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is adjuvant therapy for older patients with node (-) early breast cancer cost-effective?
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, Suite 2345, Box 951687, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 53:81-9. 2005
    ..Node (-) breast cancer represents over 60% of cases in older women and currently there is a debate whether adjuvant therapy for these women is cost-effective...
  10. ncbi request reprint Options for handling missing data in the Health Utilities Index Mark 3
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1687, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:186-98. 2005
    ..This situation creates a break in the scoring algorithm and leads to considerable amounts of missing data. The goal of this study is to develop strategies to deal with HUI3 scores for participants who have missing data...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is adjuvant therapy for older patients with node (+) early breast cancer cost-effective?
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 94:95-103. 2005
    ..Node (+) breast cancer represents over 40% of cases in older women and currently there is a debate whether adjuvant therapy for all older women is cost-effective...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence-based recommendations for information and care planning in cancer care
    Anne Walling
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3896-902. 2008
    ..The standards presented here for information and care planning in cancer care should be incorporated into care pathways and should become the expectation rather than the exception...
  13. ncbi request reprint Is cataract surgery cost-effective among older patients with a low predicted probability for improvement in reported visual functioning?
    Arash Naeim
    Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Med Care 44:982-9. 2006
    ..This study examines the cost-effectiveness of cataract surgery versus watchful waiting in a subgroup of patients who had less than a 30% predicted probability of reporting improvements in visual function after surgery...
  14. doi request reprint Quality measures for supportive cancer care: the Cancer Quality-ASSIST Project
    Karl A Lorenz
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301, Wilshire Boulevard, Code 111 G, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:943-64. 2009
    ..Research is needed to characterize adherence to recommended practices and to evaluate the use of these measures in quality improvement efforts...
  15. ncbi request reprint Health literacy, communication, and treatment decision-making in older cancer patients
    Sunil Amalraj
    UCLA Geriatric Oncology Training Program, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 23:369-75. 2009
    ..Future research should center on developing ways to identify and overcome health communication barriers to improve geriatric cancer care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physiologic aspects of aging: impact on cancer management and decision making, part II
    Mary Sehl
    Division of Hematology Oncology and Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Cancer J 11:461-73. 2005
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  17. pmc Mentoring junior faculty in geriatric oncology: report from the Cancer and Aging Research Group
    Arti Hurria
    City of Hope, Duarte, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3125-7. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint Physiologic aspects of aging: impact on cancer management and decision making, part I
    Rishi Sawhney
    Division of Hematology Oncology and Geriatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1687, USA
    Cancer J 11:449-60. 2005
    ..Further research is necessary for the development of more specific evidence-based recommendations...
  19. pmc Attribution of functional limitation to cancer decreases in the year following breast cancer diagnosis in older patients
    Mary E Sehl
    Divisions of Geriatrics and Hematology Oncology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 71:62-9. 2009
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  20. doi request reprint The Athena Breast Health Network: developing a rapid learning system in breast cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and care
    Sarah L Elson
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, Box 1710, San Francisco, CA 94143 1710, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:417-25. 2013
    ..The Athena Breast Health Network can serve as a model of a rapid learning system that integrates epidemiologic, behavioral, and clinical research with clinical care improvements. ..
  21. doi request reprint Fall-related injuries in elderly cancer patients treated with neurotoxic chemotherapy: a retrospective cohort study
    Peter R Ward
    UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    J Geriatr Oncol 5:57-64. 2014
    ..Peripheral neuropathy and other side effects of chemotherapy may lead to an increased risk of fall-related injuries...
  22. doi request reprint Evidence-based recommendations for cancer fatigue, anorexia, depression, and dyspnea
    Sydney M Dy
    Health Policy and Management, Oncology, and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3886-95. 2008
    ..CONCLUSION These standards provide a framework for evidence-based screening, assessment, treatment, and follow-up for cancer-associated symptoms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perspectives, preferences, care practices, and outcomes in late-stage cancer patients: connecting the dots
    David B Reuben
    J Clin Oncol 22:4869-71. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant treatment recommendations in older women with breast cancer: a survey of oncologists
    Arti Hurria
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 61:255-60. 2007
    ..Previous studies demonstrate differing treatment patterns between older and younger patients with breast cancer. To explore the reasons for these disparities we conducted a survey of 28 oncologists specializing in breast cancer...
  25. doi request reprint Evidence-based standards for cancer pain management
    Sydney M Dy
    Health Policy and Management, Oncology, and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3879-85. 2008
    ..These standards provide an initial framework for high-quality evidence-based management of general cancer pain and pain syndromes...

Research Grants1

  1. Treatment of Older Patients with Early Breast Cancer
    Arash Naeim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The experience and data for this study will be used to develop an R01 proposal to undertake a prospective study with the aim of determining how to individualize treatment plans in older breast cancer patients. ..