Judith M E Walsh

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Healthy colon, healthy life (colon sano, vida sana): colorectal cancer screening among Latinos in Santa Clara, California
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:36-42. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Healthy colon, healthy life: a novel colorectal cancer screening intervention
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:1-14. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint A workplace colorectal cancer screening program in firefighters: lessons learned
    J M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 64:255-8. 2014
  4. pmc The FLU-FOBT Program in community clinics: durable benefits of a randomized controlled trial
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:886-94. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Preferences for genetic testing to identify hereditary colorectal cancer: perspectives of high-risk patients, community members, and clinicians
    Judith Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:112-9. 2012
  6. pmc Physicians' approaches to recommending colorectal cancer screening: a qualitative study
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1635 Divisadero Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94115 1793, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:385-90. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Implementing effective hypertension quality improvement strategies: barriers and potential solutions
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:311-6. 2008
  8. pmc Colorectal cancer screening: what do women from diverse ethnic groups want?
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, 1545 Divisadero Street, Room 316, Box 0320, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:239-46. 2013
  9. pmc Willingness to use tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer among diverse women
    Celia Patricia Kaplan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:357-66. 2012
  10. pmc Association between cancer risk perception and screening behavior among diverse women
    Sue E Kim
    Department of Medicine, Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California, San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Ave, A 405, Box 0856, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:728-34. 2008

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Healthy colon, healthy life (colon sano, vida sana): colorectal cancer screening among Latinos in Santa Clara, California
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:36-42. 2010
    ..CRC screening among Latinos is low. Younger patients, women, and patients of female physicians receive more screening...
  2. ncbi request reprint Healthy colon, healthy life: a novel colorectal cancer screening intervention
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:1-14. 2010
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates are increasing, but they are still low, particularly in ethnic minority groups. In many resource-poor settings, fecal occult blood test (FOBT) is the main screening option...
  3. ncbi request reprint A workplace colorectal cancer screening program in firefighters: lessons learned
    J M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 64:255-8. 2014
    ..Although colorectal cancer (CRC) screening is widely recommended, screening rates remain low. Workplace interventions have the potential to increase rates of screening...
  4. pmc The FLU-FOBT Program in community clinics: durable benefits of a randomized controlled trial
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero Street San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:886-94. 2012
    ..Clinic leaders acknowledged barriers to maintenance but also observed several beneficial practice changes. Many components of the FLU-FOBT Program were maintained, with beneficial outcomes for participating practices...
  5. doi request reprint Preferences for genetic testing to identify hereditary colorectal cancer: perspectives of high-risk patients, community members, and clinicians
    Judith Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:112-9. 2012
    ..High-risk patients, community members, and health care providers had different priorities. Health care professionals should be aware of differences between their own considerations about GT and those that are important to patients...
  6. pmc Physicians' approaches to recommending colorectal cancer screening: a qualitative study
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1635 Divisadero Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94115 1793, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:385-90. 2010
    ..Tailoring to cultural background or ethnicity was not prominent. Most physicians reported a typical approach to CRCS and reported some tailoring based on gender, education, and language, but not on ethnicity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Implementing effective hypertension quality improvement strategies: barriers and potential solutions
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:311-6. 2008
    ..Future research must address which components of quality improvement interventions are most successful in achieving blood pressure control...
  8. pmc Colorectal cancer screening: what do women from diverse ethnic groups want?
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, 1545 Divisadero Street, Room 316, Box 0320, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:239-46. 2013
    ..Little is known about factors associated with willingness to undergo colorectal cancer (CRC) screening for personal or public health benefit among women from diverse race/ethnic groups...
  9. pmc Willingness to use tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer among diverse women
    Celia Patricia Kaplan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:357-66. 2012
    ..Factors affecting women's willingness to take breast cancer chemoprevention drugs vary and are not determined solely by knowledge of risk/benefit or risk perception...
  10. pmc Association between cancer risk perception and screening behavior among diverse women
    Sue E Kim
    Department of Medicine, Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations, University of California, San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Ave, A 405, Box 0856, San Francisco, CA 94143 0856, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:728-34. 2008
    ..We measured the perception of breast, cervical, and colon cancer risks and screening in diverse women to examine the association between risk perception and screening behavior...
  11. pmc Offering annual fecal occult blood tests at annual flu shot clinics increases colorectal cancer screening rates
    Michael B Potter
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:17-23. 2009
    ..We wanted to determine whether providing home fecal occult blood test (FOBT) kits to eligible patients during influenza inoculation (flu shot) clinics can contribute to higher colorectal cancer screening (CRCS) rates...
  12. pmc Promoting use of colorectal cancer screening tests. Can we change physician behavior?
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1097-101. 2005
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening is underutilized despite evidence that screening reduces mortality...
  13. pmc Barriers to colorectal cancer screening in Latino and Vietnamese Americans. Compared with non-Latino white Americans
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Calif 94115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:156-66. 2004
    ..To identify current colorectal cancer (CRC) screening practices and barriers to screening in the Latino, Vietnamese, and non-Latino white populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Improving colorectal cancer screening: a partnership between primary care practices and the American Cancer Society
    Michael B Potter
    The School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Cancer Educ 24:22-7. 2009
    ..The American Cancer Society (ACS) is interested in facilitating colorectal cancer screening (CRCS) in primary care...
  15. pmc Effectiveness and reach of the FLU-FIT program in an integrated health care system: a multisite randomized trial
    Michael B Potter
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA94143 0900, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1128-33. 2013
    ..We tested the effectiveness of offering home fecal immunochemical tests (FITs) during influenza vaccination clinics to increase colorectal cancer screening (CRCS)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening: clinical applications
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Women s Health Clinical Research Center, University of California San Francisco, Campus Box 1793, 1635 Divisadero Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    JAMA 289:1297-302. 2003
    ..Many potential barriers to colorectal cancer screening exist for the patient and the physician. Strategies to increase compliance for colorectal cancer screening are proposed...
  17. pmc Preferences for human papillomavirus testing with routine cervical cancer screening in diverse older women
    Alison J Huang
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1324-9. 2008
    ..Little is known about women's attitudes toward HPV testing or how these attitudes may influence medical discussions about cervical cancer screening...
  18. pmc Acculturation and colorectal cancer screening among older Latino adults: differential associations by national origin
    Aimee Afable-Munsuz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, 3333 California Street, Box 0856, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:963-70. 2009
    ..Although modest improvements in colorectal cancer (CRC) screening utilization have occurred, rates remain low among Latinos. It is unclear whether acculturation plays a role in the utilization of CRC screening...
  19. pmc Brief report: Coronary heart disease events associated with hormone therapy in younger and older women. A meta-analysis
    Shelley R Salpeter
    Department of Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA 95128, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:363-6. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of hormone therapy (HT) on coronary heart disease (CHD) events in younger and older postmenopausal women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lipids in women: screening and treatment
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:240-7. 2003
    ..This article presents guidelines for screening and treatment of hyperlipidemia in women with CHD, in healthy women, and in women at risk for CHD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement strategies for hypertension management: a systematic review
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Med Care 44:646-57. 2006
    ..Care remains suboptimal for many patients with hypertension...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevention in the year 2002: some news, some issues
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero St, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Prim Care 29:727-49, xi. 2002
    ..Although we have made progress, many challenges remain...
  23. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening: scientific review
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Women s Health Clinical Research Center, University of California San Francisco, Campus Box 1793, 1635 Divisadero Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    JAMA 289:1288-96. 2003
    ..Clinicians are challenged to ensure that eligible patients undergo colorectal cancer screening and to guide patients in choosing what tests to receive...
  24. pmc Mortality associated with hormone replacement therapy in younger and older women: a meta-analysis
    Shelley R Salpeter
    Department of Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA 95128, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:791-804. 2004
    ..To assess mortality associated with hormone replacement in younger and older postmenopausal women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Colon cancer screening in the ambulatory setting
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, Box 1732, 1701 Divisadero, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Prev Med 35:209-18. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine patient and clinician factors associated with screening for colon cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Drug treatment of hyperlipidemia in women
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 291:2243-52. 2004
    ..Many of the trials have not included enough women to allow sex-specific analyses or have not reported results in women separately...
  27. ncbi request reprint Raloxifene and colorectal cancer
    Judith M E Walsh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:299-305. 2005
    ..To determine the effect of raloxifene on colorectal cancer (CRC) risk...
  28. pmc Breast cancer screening is risky business
    Rene Salazar
    J Gen Intern Med 21:393-4. 2006