Garth H Rauscher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mammogram image quality as a potential contributor to disparities in breast cancer stage at diagnosis: an observational study
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:208. 2013
  2. pmc Potentially missed detection with screening mammography: does the quality of radiologist's interpretation vary by patient socioeconomic advantage/disadvantage?
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:210-4. 2013
  3. pmc Disparities in screening mammography services by race/ethnicity and health insurance
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Uinversity of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:154-60. 2012
  4. pmc Misconceptions about breast lumps and delayed medical presentation in urban breast cancer patients
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:640-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported cancer-screening histories: a meta-analysis
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:748-57. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Common referent versus shifting referent methods when using case-control data to examine patterns of incidence across multiple exposure variables
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:743-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Baseline predictors of initiation vs. maintenance of regular mammography use among rural women
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 West Taylor Street, 816 SPHPI M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Prev Med 40:822-30. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Validating cancer histories in deceased relatives
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Epidemiology 16:262-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and incidence of de novo adult acute leukemia
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 816 SPHPI M C 923, 1603 W Taylor, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Leuk Res 28:1263-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Hair dye use and risk of adult acute leukemia
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:19-25. 2004

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Mammogram image quality as a potential contributor to disparities in breast cancer stage at diagnosis: an observational study
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:208. 2013
    ..In an ongoing study of racial/ethnic disparities in breast cancer stage at diagnosis, we consented patients to allow us to review their mammogram images, in order to examine the potential role of mammogram image quality on this disparity...
  2. pmc Potentially missed detection with screening mammography: does the quality of radiologist's interpretation vary by patient socioeconomic advantage/disadvantage?
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:210-4. 2013
    ..We examined whether quality of mammography interpretation as performed by the original reading radiologist varied by patient sociodemographic characteristics...
  3. pmc Disparities in screening mammography services by race/ethnicity and health insurance
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Uinversity of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:154-60. 2012
    ..Black and Hispanic women are diagnosed at a later stage of breast cancer than white women. Differential access to specialists, diffusion of technology, and affiliation with an academic medical center may be related to this stage disparity...
  4. pmc Misconceptions about breast lumps and delayed medical presentation in urban breast cancer patients
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:640-7. 2010
    ..Prompt medical attention to a new breast symptom can result in earlier stage at diagnosis, yet many patients delay seeking medical care after becoming aware of a breast symptom...
  5. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported cancer-screening histories: a meta-analysis
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:748-57. 2008
    ..Survey data used to study trends in cancer screening may overestimate screening utilization while potentially underestimating existing disparities in use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Common referent versus shifting referent methods when using case-control data to examine patterns of incidence across multiple exposure variables
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:743-8. 2006
    ..In case-control studies, when odds ratios estimate rate ratios or risk ratios, trends in odds ratios can reflect trends in incidence in the underlying population...
  7. ncbi request reprint Baseline predictors of initiation vs. maintenance of regular mammography use among rural women
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 West Taylor Street, 816 SPHPI M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Prev Med 40:822-30. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Validating cancer histories in deceased relatives
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Epidemiology 16:262-5. 2005
    ..A family history of cancer is a marker of familially shared genetic and environmental risk factors for cancer but is subject to inaccurate and biased reporting...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and incidence of de novo adult acute leukemia
    Garth H Rauscher
    School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 816 SPHPI M C 923, 1603 W Taylor, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Leuk Res 28:1263-5. 2004
    ..1; 95% CI: 1.2, 3.8). Divergent results might reflect the effect of different nutrients in beer and wine, unmeasured confounding, or differing impacts of selection bias on these associations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hair dye use and risk of adult acute leukemia
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:19-25. 2004
    ..Nonpermanent dyes were not associated with risk. Long duration of permanent dye use may have a larger impact on the risk of adult acute leukemia and other hematopoietic cancers than prior epidemiologic data suggest...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relation between intervention exposures, changes in attitudes, and mammography use in the North Carolina Breast Cancer Screening Program
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 816 SPHPI M C 923, 1603 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:741-7. 2004
    ..Data came from interviews with a cohort of 331 black women who said they had heard of mammography at baseline interview...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is family history of breast cancer a marker of susceptibility to exposures in the incidence of de novo adult acute leukemia?
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:289-94. 2003
    ..Family history of breast cancer might be a marker of susceptibility to a range of leukemia risk factors, whose effects are generally weak or nonexistent when considered alone...
  13. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer and incidence of acute leukemia in adults
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:517-26. 2002
    ..Associations between family history of breast cancer and leukemia incidence may be the result of unmeasured, shared etiologies specific to these cancers...
  14. pmc The import of trust in regular providers to trust in cancer physicians among white, African American, and Hispanic breast cancer patients
    Karen Kaiser
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago UIC, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Suite 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:51-7. 2011
    ..Interpersonal trust is an important component of the patient-doctor relationship. Little is known about patients' trust in the multiple providers seen when confronting serious illness...
  15. pmc Comparing the reliability of responses to telephone-administered versus self-administered Web-based surveys in a case-control study of adult malignant brain cancer
    Kristin M Rankin
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 West Taylor Street m c 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2639-46. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Beyond the mammography quality standards act: measuring the quality of breast cancer screening programs
    Garth H Rauscher
    1 Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 202:145-51. 2014
    ..We used data from a quality improvement project to determine whether screening mammography facilities could show that they met certain quality benchmarks beyond those required by MQSA...
  17. ncbi request reprint The association between neighborhood socioeconomic status and ovarian cancer tumor characteristics
    Caryn E Peterson
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics MC 923, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60612 4336, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 25:633-7. 2014
    ..Neighborhood socioeconomic status (SES) has been associated with more aggressive and advanced tumors for other cancer sites, and this may also be true for ovarian cancer...
  18. doi request reprint Assessing racial/ethnic disparities in chemotherapy treatment among breast cancer patients in context of changing treatment guidelines
    Abigail Silva
    Center of Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare, Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 142:667-72. 2013
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