Rebecca Smith-Bindman

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of diagnostic imaging studies and associated radiation exposure for patients enrolled in large integrated health care systems, 1996-2010
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, 350 Parnassus Ave, Ste 307, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0336, USA
    JAMA 307:2400-9. 2012
  2. pmc Environmental causes of breast cancer and radiation from medical imaging: findings from the Institute of Medicine report
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:1023-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician predictors of mammographic accuracy
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:358-67. 2005
  4. pmc Facility characteristics do not explain higher false-positive rates in diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women
    L Elizabeth Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Med Care 50:210-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer yield for screening mammographic examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Dept of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univ of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Radiology 234:684-92. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Mammographic breast density and family history of breast cancer
    Elad Ziv
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:556-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of screening mammography in the United States and the United kingdom
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    JAMA 290:2129-37. 2003
  8. pmc Accuracy of diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women
    L Elizabeth Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Med Care 49:67-75. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing the performance of mammography screening in the USA and the UK
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Med Screen 12:50-4. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Can Medicare billing claims data be used to assess mammography utilization among women ages 65 and older?
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Med Care 44:463-70. 2006

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Use of diagnostic imaging studies and associated radiation exposure for patients enrolled in large integrated health care systems, 1996-2010
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, 350 Parnassus Ave, Ste 307, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0336, USA
    JAMA 307:2400-9. 2012
    ..Use of diagnostic imaging has increased significantly within fee-for-service models of care. Little is known about patterns of imaging among members of integrated health care systems...
  2. pmc Environmental causes of breast cancer and radiation from medical imaging: findings from the Institute of Medicine report
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:1023-7. 2012
    ..It is the responsibility of individual health care providers who order medical imaging to understand and weigh the risk of any medical procedures against the expected benefit...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physician predictors of mammographic accuracy
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:358-67. 2005
    ..The association between physician experience and the accuracy of screening mammography in community practice is not well studied. We identified characteristics of U.S. physicians associated with the accuracy of screening mammography...
  4. pmc Facility characteristics do not explain higher false-positive rates in diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women
    L Elizabeth Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Med Care 50:210-6. 2012
    ..Facilities serving vulnerable women have higher false-positive rates for diagnostic mammography than facilities serving nonvulnerable women. False positives lead to anxiety, unnecessary biopsies, and higher costs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer yield for screening mammographic examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Dept of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univ of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Radiology 234:684-92. 2005
    ..To compare cancer yield for screening examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up after diagnostic imaging work-up versus after screening mammography only...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mammographic breast density and family history of breast cancer
    Elad Ziv
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:556-8. 2003
    ..37, 95% confidence interval [CI] = 0.96 to 1.89; BI-RADS 3, OR = 1.70, 95% CI = 1.19 to 2.40; BI-RADS 4, OR = 1.70, 95% CI = 1.05 to 2.71). Thus, the genetic factors that determine breast density may determine breast cancer risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of screening mammography in the United States and the United kingdom
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    JAMA 290:2129-37. 2003
    ..Screening mammography differs between the United States and the United Kingdom; a direct comparison may suggest methods to improve the practice...
  8. pmc Accuracy of diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women
    L Elizabeth Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Med Care 49:67-75. 2011
    ..Whether accuracy of diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women differs from other facilities is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing the performance of mammography screening in the USA and the UK
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Med Screen 12:50-4. 2005
    ..Efforts to improve mammographic screening in the USA should target lowering the recall rate without reducing the cancer detection rate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Can Medicare billing claims data be used to assess mammography utilization among women ages 65 and older?
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Med Care 44:463-70. 2006
    ..Medicare data may be a useful source for determining the utilization of mammography among elderly women, but the accuracy of these data has not been established...
  11. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal measurement of clinical mammographic breast density to improve estimation of breast cancer risk
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Veterans Affairs, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:386-95. 2007
    ..Whether a change over time in clinically measured mammographic breast density influences breast cancer risk is unknown...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does utilization of screening mammography explain racial and ethnic differences in breast cancer?
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    University of California and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:541-53. 2006
    ..Reasons for persistent differences in breast cancer mortality rates among various racial and ethnic groups have been difficult to ascertain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differences in screening mammography outcomes among White, Chinese, and Filipino women
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1862-8. 2005
    ..The accuracy of screening mammography among Asian women in the United States has received little attention. We determined whether the accuracy of screening mammography for Chinese and Filipino women differs from that of white women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Performance benchmarks for diagnostic mammography
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 1600 Divisadero St, Rm H 2801, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 235:775-90. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Mammographic density and estrogen receptor status of breast cancer
    Elad Ziv
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 1635 Divisadero Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 04115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2090-5. 2004
    ..We determined if mammographic density is associated more strongly with ER-positive breast cancer than with ER-negative breast cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Diagnostic imaging rates for head injury in the ED and states' medical malpractice tort reforms
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:656-64. 2011
    ..We investigated the association between states' medical malpractice tort reforms and neurologic imaging rates for patients seen in the emergency department with mild head trauma...
  17. pmc External validation of Medicare claims codes for digital mammography and computer-aided detection
    Joshua J Fenton
    Department of Family and Community Medicine and Center for Healthcare Research and Policy, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1344-7. 2012
    ..Claims codes for digital mammography and computer-aided detection (CAD), for example, have not been validated against a credible external reference standard...
  18. doi request reprint Radiation dose associated with common computed tomography examinations and the associated lifetime attributable risk of cancer
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2078-86. 2009
    ..We sought to estimate the radiation dose associated with common CT studies in clinical practice and quantify the potential cancer risk associated with these examinations...
  19. ncbi request reprint US evaluation of fetal growth: prediction of neonatal outcomes
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 223:153-61. 2002
    ..To determine whether fetal growth measured at serial ultrasonographic (US) examinations can predict neonatal morbidity, independent of whether gestational age is known...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of abnormal mammography results and palpable breast abnormalities
    Karla Kerlikowske
    University of California, San Francisco, General Internal Medicine Section, Department of Veterans Affairs, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:274-84. 2003
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  21. pmc Risk of thyroid cancer based on thyroid ultrasound imaging characteristics: results of a population-based study
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco2Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco3Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1788-96. 2013
    ..There is wide variation in the management of thyroid nodules identified on ultrasound imaging...
  22. pmc Prostate cancer: prediction of biochemical failure after external-beam radiation therapy--Kattan nomogram and endorectal MR imaging estimation of tumor volume
    Antonio C Westphalen
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0628, Room M 372, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 261:477-86. 2011
    ..To determine whether magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and MR spectroscopic imaging findings can improve predictions made with the Kattan nomogram for radiation therapy...
  23. doi request reprint Physician workload in mammography
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, China Basin Landing, 185 Berry St, STE 350, Lobby 7, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:526-32. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to estimate per-physician annual volumes of mammography interpretation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose metrics in CT: assessing dose using the National Quality Forum CT patient safety measure
    Jillian Keegan
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, California
    J Am Coll Radiol 11:309-15. 2014
    ..Our purpose was to assess the time needed to assemble the data and to demonstrate how review of such data permits a facility to understand doses...
  25. pmc Airport full-body screening: what is the risk?
    Pratik Mehta
    Department of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1112-5. 2011
    ..We conclude that there is no significant threat of radiation from the scans...
  26. doi request reprint Acute appendicitis: clinical outcome in patients with an initial false-positive CT diagnosis
    Joseph W Stengel
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 256:119-26. 2010
    ..To investigate the clinical outcome in patients with a diagnosis of appendicitis at computed tomography (CT) in whom treatment is deemed unnecessary after clinical evaluation...
  27. pmc Rising use of diagnostic medical imaging in a large integrated health system
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1491-502. 2008
    ..Cross-sectional studies added to existing studies instead of replacing them, and the annual per enrollee cost of radiology imaging more than doubled. The dramatic rise in imaging raises both costs and radiation exposure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening for Down syndrome in England and Wales and population-based birth outcomes
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:980-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to relate pregnancy outcomes to the dominant method used for prenatal Down syndrome screening...
  29. ncbi request reprint Measurement of breast density with dual X-ray absorptiometry: feasibility
    John A Shepherd
    Department of Radiology, Osteoporosis and Arthritis Research Group, University of California at San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Radiology 223:554-7. 2002
    ..998) and with density at mammography (r(adjusted) = 0.83). DXA precision (SD) was 0.5% without and 1.1% with breast repositioning. DXA devices can be used to accurately and precisely estimate breast tissue density...
  30. pmc An assessment of the quality of mammography care at facilities treating medically vulnerable populations
    L Elizabeth Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Med Care 46:701-8. 2008
    ..Whether mammography facilities that treat vulnerable women demonstrate lower quality of care than other facilities is unknown...