Eileen K Steinberger
Affiliation: University of Maryland
- Body mass index and up-to-date colorectal cancer screening among Marylanders aged 50 years and olderMikhail Menis
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 3:A88. 2006..We recommend that physicians and other health care providers increase up-to-date colorectal cancer screening rates in the population by referring their patients for appropriate screening...
- Oral cancer exams among cigarette smokers in MarylandHua Ling
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Cancer Detect Prev 30:499-506. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: Current and former smokers are a high-risk group who need to be targeted for oral cancer exams by dental professionals and primary care physicians...
- Trends in self-reported health care provider recommendations for colorectal cancer screening by raceShayna E Rich
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Prev Med 53:70-5. 2011..To examine whether a racial difference exists in self-reported recommendations for colorectal cancer screening from a health care provider, and whether this difference has changed over time...
- Measuring health behaviors and landline telephones: potential coverage bias in a low-income, rural populationFatma Shebl
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Public Health Rep 124:495-502. 2009..Population-based landline telephone surveys are potentially biased due to inclusion of only people with landline telephones. This article examined the degree of telephone coverage bias in a low-income population...
- Predictors of repeated PSA testing among black and white men from the Maryland Cancer Survey, 2006Yue Zhu
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 8:A114. 2011..The objective of this study was to examine whether blacks were as likely as whites to report having had repeated PSA testing...
- Influence of family history and preventive health behaviors on colorectal cancer screening in African AmericansKathleen A Griffith
The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Cancer 113:276-85. 2008..To the authors' knowledge, factors that influence their participation, especially individuals with a family history of CRC ("family history"), are not well understood...