R G Roetzheim

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:294-300. 2004
  2. pmc Long-term results from a randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:109-14. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician supply and colorectal cancer
    R G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:1027-31. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Managed care and cancer outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:287-96. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of health insurance and race on breast carcinoma treatments and outcomes
    R G Roetzheim
    University of South Florida, Department of Family Medicine, Tampa 33612, USA
    Cancer 89:2202-13. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of proximal vs. distal colorectal cancers
    E C Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:251-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of health insurance and race on early detection of cancer
    R G Roetzheim
    University of South Florida Department of Family Medicine, and Division of Cancer Control, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:1409-15. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Comorbid illness and the early detection of cancer
    E C Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    South Med J 94:913-20. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Demographic predictors of melanoma stage at diagnosis
    D J van Durme
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:606-11. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Sun protection practices for children: knowledge, attitudes, and parent behaviors
    K Johnson
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:891-6. 2001

Research Grants

  1. Patient Navigator Program
    Richard Roetzheim; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Sun Protection for Florida's Children
    Richard Roetzheim; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. A COMMUNITY INTERVENTION TO PROMOTE CANCER SCREENING
    Richard Roetzheim; Fiscal Year: 2002

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Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc A randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:294-300. 2004
    ..We assessed the efficacy of the Cancer Screening Office Systems (Cancer SOS), an intervention designed to increase cancer screening in primary care settings serving disadvantaged populations...
  2. pmc Long-term results from a randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:109-14. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician supply and colorectal cancer
    R G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:1027-31. 2001
    ..Our goal was to determine if increasing primary care physician supply was associated with lower incidence and mortality rates for colorectal cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Managed care and cancer outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:287-96. 2008
    ..To determine if the type of insurance arrangement, specifically health maintenance organization (HMO) vs fee-for-service (FFS), affects cancer outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of health insurance and race on breast carcinoma treatments and outcomes
    R G Roetzheim
    University of South Florida, Department of Family Medicine, Tampa 33612, USA
    Cancer 89:2202-13. 2000
    ..The authors hypothesized that insurance payer and race would influence the care and outcomes for patients with breast carcinoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of proximal vs. distal colorectal cancers
    E C Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:251-8. 2001
    ..Further studies will be required to confirm these findings and to establish the mechanism by which comorbidity influences the site of colorectal cancer development...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of health insurance and race on early detection of cancer
    R G Roetzheim
    University of South Florida Department of Family Medicine, and Division of Cancer Control, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:1409-15. 1999
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Comorbid illness and the early detection of cancer
    E C Gonzalez
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    South Med J 94:913-20. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Comorbidity was associated with later stage diagnosis. Further research is needed to determine mechanisms by which comorbidity might influence stage at diagnosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Demographic predictors of melanoma stage at diagnosis
    D J van Durme
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:606-11. 2000
    ..We hypothesized that late-stage diagnosis would be associated with the following: older age, male sex, unmarried status, lower educational attainment and income level, rural residence, and cigarette smoking...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sun protection practices for children: knowledge, attitudes, and parent behaviors
    K Johnson
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:891-6. 2001
    ..Parents primarily use sunscreen to prevent sunburn and may increase their children's overall sun exposure as a result...
  11. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer detection and outcomes in a disability beneficiary population
    Richard G Roetzheim
    University of South Florida, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 13:461-76. 2002
    ..In conclusion, disabled patients tended to be diagnosed with breast cancer at a later stage and to have higher mortality. These findings were more pronounced in Medicare FFS than in Medicare HMOs...
  12. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of community-based automated blood pressure machines
    D J van Durme
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:449-52. 2000
    ..Despite widespread use, the accuracy of community-based automated blood pressure machines has been questioned. We sought to determine if these machines are as accurate and reliable as those obtained by a clinician with a mercury manometer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Heat illness symptom index (HISI): a novel instrument for the assessment of heat illness in athletes
    Eric E Coris
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Division of Sports Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    South Med J 99:340-5. 2006
    ..In this pilot study, we sought to develop and provide initial validation for a Heat Illness Symptom Index scale (HISI) that would facilitate research in the assessment of milder forms of heat illness in athletes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sexual health in women treated for cervical cancer: characteristics and correlates
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:428-34. 2007
    ..The present study examined whether differences in sexual health between cervical cancer survivors and women with no history of cervical cancer could be explained by selected demographic, clinical, and psychosocial and physical factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to increase cancer screening in primary care settings
    Thomas N Chirikos
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Cancer Prevention and Control, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Prev Med 39:230-8. 2004
    ....
  16. pmc Cost disparities in lung cancer treatment by disability status, sex, and race
    Thomas N Chirikos
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Disabil Health J 1:108-15. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of advanced stage colorectal cancer diagnosis: results of a population-based study
    R J Campbell
    Department of Family Medicine, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 25:430-8. 2001
    ..If these findings are verified, they may suggest a group that warrants targeted screening intervention or programs over and above today's current colorectal screening recommendations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Health disparities in receipt of screening mammography in Latinas: a critical review of recent literature
    Kristen J Wells
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Cancer Control 14:369-79. 2007
    ..Historically, women from underserved and minority populations have been less likely to receive screening mammography...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus reaching the American Diabetes Association's target guidelines in a university primary care setting
    Gavin J Putzer
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    South Med J 97:145-8. 2004
    ..The success with which primary care physicians are able to meet American Diabetes Association (ADA) clinical goals is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer rates and the supply of primary care physicians in Florida
    Robert J Campbell
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Fam Med 35:60-4. 2003
    ..This study's aim was to determine if an increased supply of primary care physicians is associated with lower incidence and mortality rates for cervical cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Empiric treatment of minimally abnormal papanicolaou smears with 0.75% metronidazole vaginal gel
    Jeanne M Ferrante
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 15:347-54. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of 0.75% metronidazole vaginal gel with no treatment in patients who have had a minimally abnormal Papanicolaou smear...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sun protection counseling by pediatricians
    Leigh Davy
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:207-11. 2002
    ..We also sought to determine whether caretakers who reported receiving counseling had more favorable sun protection knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors...
  23. doi request reprint Treatment disparities for disabled medicare beneficiaries with stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Lisa I Iezzoni
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:595-601. 2008
    ..Treatment disparities for disabled Medicare beneficiaries with stage I non-small cell lung cancer...
  24. pmc Cancer stage at diagnosis and survival among persons with Social Security Disability Insurance on Medicare
    Ellen P McCarthy
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, E RO 139, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:611-28. 2007
    ..To examine stage at diagnosis and survival for disabled Medicare beneficiaries diagnosed with cancer under age 65 and compare their experiences with those of other persons diagnosed under age 65...
  25. pmc Disparities in breast cancer treatment and survival for women with disabilities
    Ellen P McCarthy
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:637-45. 2006
    ..Little is known about breast cancer treatment for women with disabilities...
  26. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening among a sample of community health center attendees
    Lisa K Christman
    Fuller Theological Seminary, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:281-93. 2004
    ..Our results add to a growing body of evidence that community health centers, despite serving disadvantaged populations, are able to deliver preventive care at rates comparable to health facilities used by the general population...

Research Grants10

  1. Patient Navigator Program
    Richard Roetzheim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such knowledge is essential to improvements in reducing the mortality and suffering from cancer by 2015 ..
  2. Sun Protection for Florida's Children
    Richard Roetzheim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Two behavioral outcomes will be assessed over a two-year period: 1) hat use while in school and 2) hat use while outside and not at school. ..
  3. A COMMUNITY INTERVENTION TO PROMOTE CANCER SCREENING
    Richard Roetzheim; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These factors greatly increase the likelihood that a successful intervention can diffuse into standard medical care. ..