Affiliation: University of Nebraska Medical Center
- Cancer-related disparities and opportunities for intervention in Northern Plains American Indian communitiesShinobu Watanabe-Galloway
Northern Plains Tribal Epidemiology Center, Great Plains Tribal Chairmen s Health Board, Rapid City, SD 68198 4395, USA
Public Health Rep 126:318-29. 2011..We also examined disparities between that population and non-Hispanic white (NHW) people in the Northern Plains and AI/ANs in other regions...
- Gaps in survey data on cancer in American Indian and Alaska Native populations: examination of US population surveys, 1960-2010Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway
Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984395 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4395, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 10:E39. 2013....
- Analysis of U.S. trends in discharges from general hospitals for episodes of serious mental illness, 1995-2002Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway
College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984350 PSM UNMC, Omaha, NE 68198 4350, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:496-502. 2007..The aim of this study was to ascertain trends from 1995 to 2002 in general hospital discharges among adults in the United States with serious mental illness...
- Effects of methamphetamine abuse beyond individual usersShinobu Watanabe-Galloway
Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984395 University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4395, USA
J Psychoactive Drugs 41:241-8. 2009..A public health perspective on family, community, and social aspects is offered, and ideas for future research and policy changes are explored...
- Age and rural residence effects on accessing colorectal cancer treatments: a registry studyJayashri Sankaranarayanan
Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Nebraska, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 6045, USA
Am J Manag Care 16:265-73. 2010..To test the hypotheses that older patients with colorectal cancer (CRC) and rural patients are less likely to undergo surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy...
- The effect of marriage on utilization of colorectal endoscopy exam in the United StatesJim P Stimpson
University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984350 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4350, USA
Cancer Epidemiol 36:e325-32. 2012..This study examines the association between marriage and colorectal endoscopy exam, and whether this association varies by gender and financial benefits of marriage including improved access to health insurance and pooled family income...
- Rurality and other determinants of early colorectal cancer diagnosis in Nebraska: a 6-year cancer registry study, 1998-2003Jayashri Sankaranarayanan
College of Pharmacy, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 6045, USA
J Rural Health 25:358-65. 2009..There are no studies of rurality, and other determinants of colorectal cancer (CRC) stage at diagnosis with population-based data from the Midwest...
- Toward successful postbooking diversion: what are the next steps?Steve Ryan
Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984395 EPI UNMC, Omaha, NE 68198 4395, USA
Psychiatr Serv 61:469-77. 2010..Questions regarding clients who are most appropriate for diversion, types of existing programs, progress in substantiating beneficial outcomes, and factors that might predict successful diversion are addressed...
- Ten-year secular trends for congestive heart failure hospitalizations: an analysis of regional differences in the United StatesWanqing Zhang
Department of Health Services Research and Administration, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4350, USA
Congest Heart Fail 14:266-71. 2008..001). The regional variations for congestive heart failure hospitalization among adults aged 35 to 64 years were associated with primary care physicians per 10,000 population, regional income level, and the proportion of Medicare payment...
- Current methodological approaches to the study of sleep disturbances and quality of life in adults with cancer: a systematic reviewAnn M Berger
College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
Psychooncology 16:401-20. 2007..Current approaches usually describe changes over time, but have not described whether a relationship exists between sleep disturbances and QOL in adults with cancer. Directions for future research are suggested...