Ramzi G Salloum

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Point-of-sale tobacco advertising in Beirut, Lebanon following a national advertising ban
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1102F McGavran Greenberg, 135 Dauer Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:534. 2013
  2. pmc The "Welcome to Medicare" visit: a missed opportunity for cancer screening among women?
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:19-25. 2013
  3. pmc Adherence to surveillance care guidelines after breast and colorectal cancer treatment with curative intent
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer 118:5644-51. 2012
  4. pmc Survival among non-small cell lung cancer patients with poor performance status after first line chemotherapy
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Lung Cancer 77:545-9. 2012
  5. pmc Factors associated with adherence to chemotherapy guidelines in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Lung Cancer 75:255-60. 2012
  6. pmc Using claims-based measures to predict performance status score in patients with lung cancer
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Center for Health Services Research, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan, USA R01 CA 114204 03, USA
    Cancer 117:1038-48. 2011
  7. pmc When does an episode of care for cancer begin?
    Mark C Hornbrook
    The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
    Med Care 51:324-9. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of bone scan during initial prostate cancer workup, downstream procedures, and associated Medicare costs
    Aaron D Falchook
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 89:243-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Point-of-sale tobacco advertising in Beirut, Lebanon following a national advertising ban
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1102F McGavran Greenberg, 135 Dauer Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:534. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to conduct an audit of point-of-sale (POS) tobacco advertising and assess compliance with an advertising ban in a large district of Beirut, Lebanon...
  2. pmc The "Welcome to Medicare" visit: a missed opportunity for cancer screening among women?
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:19-25. 2013
    ..This study examined whether Medicare's coverage of a WMV influenced the use of mammography and Pap tests among women aged 65 and 66 years with FFS Medicare...
  3. pmc Adherence to surveillance care guidelines after breast and colorectal cancer treatment with curative intent
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer 118:5644-51. 2012
    ..The extent to which surveillance practice is consistent with guideline recommendations or may vary by age is not known...
  4. pmc Survival among non-small cell lung cancer patients with poor performance status after first line chemotherapy
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Lung Cancer 77:545-9. 2012
    ..The prevalence of poor PS and impact of chemotherapy on survival among NSCLC patients has not been studied in community populations...
  5. pmc Factors associated with adherence to chemotherapy guidelines in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Lung Cancer 75:255-60. 2012
    ..Among a large cohort of patients with known PS, we describe first line chemotherapy use relative to guideline recommendations and identify patient factors associated with guideline concordant use...
  6. pmc Using claims-based measures to predict performance status score in patients with lung cancer
    Ramzi G Salloum
    Center for Health Services Research, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan, USA R01 CA 114204 03, USA
    Cancer 117:1038-48. 2011
    ..To the authors' knowledge, no attempts have been made to estimate PS using claims-based measures. The current study explored the ability to estimate PS using routinely available measures...
  7. pmc When does an episode of care for cancer begin?
    Mark C Hornbrook
    The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
    Med Care 51:324-9. 2013
    ..Previous research using SEER-Medicare data to measure incremental costs and utilization associated with cancer started with the date of diagnosis. We hypothesized that health care use increases before diagnosis of a new primary cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of bone scan during initial prostate cancer workup, downstream procedures, and associated Medicare costs
    Aaron D Falchook
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 89:243-8. 2014
    ..We quantified the use of bone scans and downstream procedures, along with associated costs, in patients with high-risk prostate cancer, and their use in low- and intermediate-risk patients for whom these tests are not recommended...