Min Lian

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparing GIS-based measures in access to mammography and their validity in predicting neighborhood risk of late-stage breast cancer
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43000. 2012
  2. pmc Geographic variation and effect of area-level poverty rate on colorectal cancer screening
    Min Lian
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:358. 2008
  3. pmc Geographic variation in colorectal cancer survival and the role of small-area socioeconomic deprivation: a multilevel survival analysis of the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study Cohort
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:828-38. 2011
  4. pmc Temporal trends in area socioeconomic disparities in breast-cancer incidence and mortality, 1988-2005
    Mario Schootman
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Box 8504, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:533-43. 2010
  5. pmc The role of poverty rate and racial distribution in the geographic clustering of breast cancer survival among older women: a geographic and multilevel analysis
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:554-61. 2009
  6. pmc Temporal trends in geographic disparities in small-area breast cancer incidence and mortality, 1988 to 2005
    Mario Schootman
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, Box 8504, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1122-31. 2010
  7. pmc Racial and geographic differences in mammography screening in St. Louis City: a multilevel study
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Urban Health 85:677-92. 2008
  8. pmc Temporal trends in geographic disparities in small-area-level colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in the United States
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1173-81. 2011
  9. pmc Metal emissions and urban incident Parkinson disease: a community health study of Medicare beneficiaries by using geographic information systems
    Allison W Willis
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8111, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1357-63. 2010
  10. pmc Area-level poverty and preterm birth risk: a population-based multilevel analysis
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:316. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Comparing GIS-based measures in access to mammography and their validity in predicting neighborhood risk of late-stage breast cancer
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43000. 2012
    ..Studies using different Geographic Information Systems (GIS)-based measures reported inconsistent findings...
  2. pmc Geographic variation and effect of area-level poverty rate on colorectal cancer screening
    Min Lian
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:358. 2008
    ..It is unclear if CRC screening varies geographically, if area-level poverty rate affects CRC screening, and if individual-level characteristics mediate the area-level effects on CRC screening...
  3. pmc Geographic variation in colorectal cancer survival and the role of small-area socioeconomic deprivation: a multilevel survival analysis of the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study Cohort
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:828-38. 2011
    ..In future studies, investigators should evaluate other neighborhood characteristics to help explain geographic heterogeneity in CRC survival. Such research could facilitate interventions for reducing geographic disparity in CRC survival...
  4. pmc Temporal trends in area socioeconomic disparities in breast-cancer incidence and mortality, 1988-2005
    Mario Schootman
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Box 8504, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:533-43. 2010
    ..Efforts to target counties aimed at increasing breast-cancer screening based on their level of deprivation will not likely be beneficial...
  5. pmc The role of poverty rate and racial distribution in the geographic clustering of breast cancer survival among older women: a geographic and multilevel analysis
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:554-61. 2009
    ..Interventions to reduce late-stage breast cancer, focusing on areas of high poverty and targeting African Americans, may reduce disparities in breast cancer survival in the Detroit and Atlanta areas...
  6. pmc Temporal trends in geographic disparities in small-area breast cancer incidence and mortality, 1988 to 2005
    Mario Schootman
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, Box 8504, 4444 Forest Park Avenue, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1122-31. 2010
    ..A goal of Healthy People 2010 was to reduce health disparities. We determined the extent of reductions in geographic disparities in five breast cancer screening indicators...
  7. pmc Racial and geographic differences in mammography screening in St. Louis City: a multilevel study
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Urban Health 85:677-92. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that there may be a greater need for increasing mammography use among white women, especially in the historic cluster area of late-stage breast cancer in St. Louis...
  8. pmc Temporal trends in geographic disparities in small-area-level colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in the United States
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1173-81. 2011
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  9. pmc Metal emissions and urban incident Parkinson disease: a community health study of Medicare beneficiaries by using geographic information systems
    Allison W Willis
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8111, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1357-63. 2010
    ..1, 95% CI: 0.94, 1.31). Urban Parkinson disease incidence is greater in counties with high reported industrial release of copper or manganese. Environmental exposure to metals may be a risk factor for Parkinson disease in urban areas...
  10. pmc Area-level poverty and preterm birth risk: a population-based multilevel analysis
    Emily A DeFranco
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:316. 2008
    ..To accomplish this, we used a multilevel logistic regression approach to account for multiple co-existent individual-level variables and county-level poverty rate...
  11. pmc Area-level poverty is associated with greater risk of ambulatory-care-sensitive hospitalizations in older breast cancer survivors
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Health Bhavioral Research, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2180-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the frequency of ambulatory care-sensitive hospitalizations (ACSHs) and to compare the risk of ACSH in breast cancer survivors living in high-poverty with that of those in low-poverty areas...
  12. doi request reprint Alcohol outlet availability and excessive alcohol consumption in breast cancer survivors
    Mario Schootman
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Prim Care Community Health 4:50-8. 2013
    ..The authors hypothesized that proximity to alcohol outlets increases the likelihood of excessive consumption (ie, more than 1 drink/day) among breast cancer survivors independent of their personal or neighborhood characteristics...
  13. pmc Using geographic information systems and spatial and space-time scan statistics for a population-based risk analysis of the 2002 equine West Nile epidemic in six contiguous regions of Texas
    Min Lian
    Division of Modeling and Geographic Information Systems, Institute of Environmental and Human Health, Texas Tech University TTU Health Sciences Center, Box 41163 Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 6:42. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Surveillance mammography and the risk of death among elderly breast cancer patients
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, 63108, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 111:489-96. 2008
    ..To examine the benefits of mammography for elderly breast cancer survivors in community settings...
  15. pmc Geographic and ethnic variation in Parkinson disease: a population-based study of US Medicare beneficiaries
    Allison Wright Willis
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8111, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 34:143-51. 2010
    ..Parkinson disease is a common neurodegenerative disease. The racial, sex, age, and geographic distributions of Parkinson disease in the US are unknown...