Xinhua Yu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Physician visits, patient comorbidities, and mammography use among elderly colorectal cancer survivors
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, MMC 97, 420 Delaware St, S E, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:275-82. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Practice patterns in benign prostatic hyperplasia surgical therapy: the dramatic increase in minimally invasive technologies
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Urol 180:241-5; discussion 245. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Screening mammography rate and predictors following treatment for colorectal cancer
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:12-20. 2009
  4. pmc National trends in surgical therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia in the United States (2000-2008)
    Bahaa S Malaeb
    Department of Urology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Urology 79:1111-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The use of preventive health services among elderly uterine cancer survivors
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:86.e1-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The underuse of screening services among elderly women with diabetes
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1466-72. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Bevacizumab in treatment of high-risk ovarian cancer--a cost-effectiveness analysis
    John K Chan
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, USA Columbia University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, California, USA Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Creighton University School of Medicine, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Oncologist 19:523-7. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Unequal use of new technologies by race: the use of new prostate surgeries (transurethral needle ablation, transurethral microwave therapy and laser) among elderly Medicare beneficiaries
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Urol 175:1830-5; discussion 1835. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Utilization of and charges for robotic versus laparoscopic versus open surgery for endometrial cancer
    Xinhua Yu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Surg Oncol 107:653-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Blood/air distribution of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in a nationally representative sample
    Chunrong Jia
    School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Sci Total Environ 419:225-32. 2012

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Physician visits, patient comorbidities, and mammography use among elderly colorectal cancer survivors
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, MMC 97, 420 Delaware St, S E, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:275-82. 2007
    ..Over a million Americans have survived colorectal cancer. This study examined physician visit patterns, patient comorbidities, and mammography use among colorectal cancer survivors based on the competing demands model...
  2. ncbi request reprint Practice patterns in benign prostatic hyperplasia surgical therapy: the dramatic increase in minimally invasive technologies
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Urol 180:241-5; discussion 245. 2008
    ..We describe the trends in transurethral prostatectomy and minimally invasive surgical treatments for benign prostate hyperplasia from 1999 through 2005 among elderly male Medicare beneficiaries...
  3. doi request reprint Screening mammography rate and predictors following treatment for colorectal cancer
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:12-20. 2009
    ..Colorectal cancer survivors remain at risk for breast cancer. Thus, it is important to determine if screening mammography rates are reduced by the diagnosis and treatment of incident colorectal cancer...
  4. pmc National trends in surgical therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia in the United States (2000-2008)
    Bahaa S Malaeb
    Department of Urology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Urology 79:1111-6. 2012
    ..The rate of usage of thermotherapy and laser therapy in the surgical treatment of BPH has been changing over the past decade in conjunction with a steady decrease of transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)...
  5. doi request reprint The use of preventive health services among elderly uterine cancer survivors
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:86.e1-8. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The underuse of screening services among elderly women with diabetes
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Diabetes Care 30:1466-72. 2007
    ..To determine whether the use of nondiabetes-related preventive services (mammography, colorectal cancer screening, and bone density testing) among elderly diabetic women is different from the use among nondiabetic women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bevacizumab in treatment of high-risk ovarian cancer--a cost-effectiveness analysis
    John K Chan
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, USA Columbia University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, San Francisco, California, USA Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Creighton University School of Medicine, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Oncologist 19:523-7. 2014
    ..In this clinically relevant subset of women with high-risk advanced ovarian cancer with overall survival benefit after bevacizumab, our economic model suggests that the incremental cost of bevacizumab was approximately $170,000. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Unequal use of new technologies by race: the use of new prostate surgeries (transurethral needle ablation, transurethral microwave therapy and laser) among elderly Medicare beneficiaries
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Urol 175:1830-5; discussion 1835. 2006
    ..We compared the availability and use of transurethral microwave therapy, transurethral needle ablation, contact or noncontact laser therapy and transurethral resection of the prostate among elderly black and white Medicare beneficiaries...
  9. doi request reprint Utilization of and charges for robotic versus laparoscopic versus open surgery for endometrial cancer
    Xinhua Yu
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Surg Oncol 107:653-8. 2013
    ..To analyze the utilization and hospital charges associated with robotic (RS) versus laparoscopic (LS) versus open surgery (OS) in endometrial cancer patients...
  10. doi request reprint Blood/air distribution of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in a nationally representative sample
    Chunrong Jia
    School of Public Health, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Sci Total Environ 419:225-32. 2012
    ..These results have applications in exposure assessment, pharmacokinetic analysis, physiologically-based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) modeling, and uncertainty analysis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Race, socioeconomic status, and premature mortality
    Rhonda Jones-Webb
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, USA
    Minn Med 92:40-3. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Declining invasive pneumococcal disease in the U.S. elderly
    A Marshall McBean
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, MMC 97, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Vaccine 23:5641-5. 2005
    ..Thus, during the period that PCV7 vaccine has been used in children, rates of IPD in the elderly have declined appreciably more compared to the immediately prior period when PPV23 was the only vaccine available...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lipid standardization of serum fat-soluble antioxidant concentrations: the YALTA study
    Myron Gross
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:458-66. 2003
    ..Blood lipids can influence fat-soluble antioxidant concentrations and confound their interpretation as indicators of antioxidant intake status and disease risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of urinary albumin excretion in young adult blacks and whites: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study
    Maureen A Murtaugh
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:676-86. 2003
    ..A risk of higher urinary albumin excretion exists at blood pressure levels below those commonly regarded as hypertension, with a greater risk among Blacks than among Whites...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum adiponectin in young adults--interactions with central adiposity, circulating levels of glucose, and insulin resistance: the CARDIA study
    Michael W Steffes
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:492-8. 2004
    ..To study adiponectin, a circulating adipocytokine secreted by adipocytes inversely associated with diabetes and insulin resistance, and factors affecting its levels in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plasma F2-isoprostanes and coronary artery calcification: the CARDIA Study
    Myron Gross
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Chem 51:125-31. 2005
    ..Oxidation of lipids in lipoproteins and cells may initiate and enhance the early development of cardiovascular disease. Method and..
  17. ncbi request reprint Does socioeconomic position moderate the effects of race on cardiovascular disease mortality?
    Rhonda Jones-Webb
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:489-96. 2004
    ..A major objective of this study was to assess whether socioeconomic position moderates the effects of race or minority status on CVD mortality...
  18. ncbi request reprint The uncoupling protein 2 Ala55Val polymorphism is associated with diabetes mellitus: the CARDIA study
    Xinhua Yu
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Clin Chem 51:1451-6. 2005
    ..Uncoupling proteins (UCPs) reduce ATP generation with concomitant increased release of heat. The activities of UCPs have been related to obesity and energy metabolism...
  19. ncbi request reprint Associations of plant food, dairy product, and meat intakes with 15-y incidence of elevated blood pressure in young black and white adults: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Lyn M Steffen
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1169-77; quiz 1363-4. 2005
    ..Consumption of plant foods and dairy and meat products may moderate increases in blood pressure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender- and race-specific determination of albumin excretion rate using albumin-to-creatinine ratio in single, untimed urine specimens: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults Study
    David R Jacobs
    University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:1114-9. 2002
    ..Men and Blacks have a higher albumin excretion rate than do women and Whites and may thereby have an increased risk of microvascular and macrovascular disease...
  21. pmc mtDNA nt13708A variant increases the risk of multiple sclerosis
    Xinhua Yu
    Section of Immunogenetics, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e1530. 2008
    ..Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) polymorphism is a possible factor contributing to the maternal parent-of-origin effect in multiple sclerosis (MS) susceptibility...