Kendra L Schwartz

Summary

Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Healthcare access and mammography screening in Michigan: a multilevel cross-sectional study
    Tomi F Akinyemiju
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Equity Health 11:16. 2012
  2. pmc A case-control study of occupation/industry and renal cell carcinoma risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:344. 2012
  3. pmc Correlation of same-visit HbA1c test with laboratory-based measurements: a MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 6:28. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Family medicine patients' use of the Internet for health information: a MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:39-45. 2006
  5. pmc Racial similarities in response to standardized offer of influenza vaccination. A MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:346-51. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with weaning in the first 3 months postpartum
    Kendra Schwartz
    Dept of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:439-44. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Mammography screening among Arab American women in metropolitan Detroit
    Kendra Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:541-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors, barriers, and facilitators of lipid-lowering medication use among African Americans in a primary care clinic
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:944-52. 2009
  9. pmc Interplay of race, socioeconomic status, and treatment on survival of patients with prostate cancer
    Kendra Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Urology 74:1296-302. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for prostate cancer: who and how often?
    Kendra Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:586-96. 2005

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Publications33

  1. pmc Healthcare access and mammography screening in Michigan: a multilevel cross-sectional study
    Tomi F Akinyemiju
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Equity Health 11:16. 2012
    ..Breast cancer screening rates have increased over time in the United States. However actual screening rates appear to be lower among black women compared with white women...
  2. pmc A case-control study of occupation/industry and renal cell carcinoma risk
    Sara Karami
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7242, Bethesda, MD 20892 7242, USA
    BMC Cancer 12:344. 2012
    ..Here, we investigated associations between employment in specific occupations and industries and RCC, and its most common histologic subtype, clear cell RCC (ccRCC)...
  3. pmc Correlation of same-visit HbA1c test with laboratory-based measurements: a MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 6:28. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Family medicine patients' use of the Internet for health information: a MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:39-45. 2006
    ..In addition, physicians directing patients to websites for health information must be confident that the site is maintained and updated by a reliable and credible source...
  5. pmc Racial similarities in response to standardized offer of influenza vaccination. A MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:346-51. 2006
    ..Despite known benefits of influenza vaccination and coverage by Medicare Part B, elderly minority patients are less likely to receive influenza vaccination than whites...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with weaning in the first 3 months postpartum
    Kendra Schwartz
    Dept of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:439-44. 2002
    ..To determine the demographic, behavioral, and clinical factors associated with breastfeeding termination in the first 12 weeks postpartum...
  7. doi request reprint Mammography screening among Arab American women in metropolitan Detroit
    Kendra Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 10:541-9. 2008
    ..Appropriate mammography screening is decreased in this group. Targeted outreach regarding screening is appropriate for this population; however, lack of insurance may prevent adequate follow-up...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors, barriers, and facilitators of lipid-lowering medication use among African Americans in a primary care clinic
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:944-52. 2009
    ..Hypercholesterolemic African Americans are less likely than white Americans to be taking lipid-lowering medications, yet they suffer disproportionately from coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  9. pmc Interplay of race, socioeconomic status, and treatment on survival of patients with prostate cancer
    Kendra Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Urology 74:1296-302. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for prostate cancer: who and how often?
    Kendra Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:586-96. 2005
    ..Men with tumors with a Gleason score less than 5 are the best candidates for "watchful waiting," having a favorable 20-year survival...
  11. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant vitamins do not prevent cardiovascular disease
    Promita Roychoudhury
    Wayne State University, Family Practice Residency Program, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:751-2. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint Pharyngitis clinical prediction rules: effect of interobserver agreement: a MetroNet study
    Kendra Schwartz
    Division of Practice Based Research, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, 101 East Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:142-6. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Complications from treatment for prostate carcinoma among men in the Detroit area
    Kendra Schwartz
    Karmanos Cancer Institute and Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Cancer 95:82-9. 2002
    ..The authors conducted a population-based study of Detroit area men with localized PC to determine the outcome of bowel, urinary, and sexual function after aggressive treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cancer among Arab Americans in the metropolitan Detroit area
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:141-6. 2004
    ..The cancers with significantly increased PIRs in the Detroit Arab/Chaldean population also are frequently diagnosed in Middle Eastern countries...
  15. ncbi request reprint Race, socioeconomic status and stage at diagnosis for five common malignancies
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:761-6. 2003
    ..Previous studies investigating this association have used aggregate SES indicators from census tract of residence; we used census block-group data, representing a smaller, potentially more homogenous group...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of on-line evidence-based resources at the point of care
    Kendra Schwartz
    Division of Practice Based Research, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Fam Med 35:251-6. 2003
    ..Our objectives were to determine if family physician faculty could answer their questions using on-line resources and the proportion of answers that influenced patient care...
  17. pmc Body mass index and renal cell cancer: the influence of race and sex
    Jennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
    Department of Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Epidemiology 23:821-8. 2012
    ..The effects of early-age obesity and change in body mass index (BMI) on renal cancer have been studied less thoroughly, and the influence of race has never been formally investigated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Natural history of menopause symptoms in primary care patients: a MetroNet study
    Jinping Xu
    Division of Practice Based Research, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201 2153, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:374-82. 2005
    ..The association between changes in menopausal status and menopause-related symptom reporting over the course of the menopause transition is not well understood, especially whether there are any racial differences in this association...
  19. pmc Timing of androgen deprivation therapy use and fracture risk among elderly men with prostate cancer in the United States
    Jennifer L Beebe-Dimmer
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:70-8. 2012
    ..Fractures are a recognized consequence of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT); however, less is known about the incidence of fracture in relation to the timing of ADT use or the impact of fracture on mortality in men with prostate cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Men's perspectives on selecting their prostate cancer treatment
    Jinping Xu
    Department of Family Medicine, Sciences, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 103:468-78. 2011
    ..In the context of scientific uncertainty, treatment choices for localized prostate cancer vary, but reasons for this variation are unclear. We explored how black and white American men made their treatment decision...
  21. doi request reprint Estimating health literacy in family medicine clinics in metropolitan Detroit: a MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:566-70. 2013
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Patient perspective on watchful waiting/active surveillance for localized prostate cancer
    Jinping Xu
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:763-70. 2012
    ..To describe prostate cancer treatment decision making, focusing on knowledge and attitudes toward observation, known as watchful waiting (WW) or active surveillance (AS), and reasons for not choosing WW/AS...
  23. ncbi request reprint Using the Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services to estimate adolescent depressive symptoms in school-based health centers
    Michael T Kopec
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Fam Med 42:193-201. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Primary care of overweight children: the importance of parent weight and attitudes about overweight: a MetroNet study
    Rosalie F Young
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:361-3. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the association of parents' weight and attitude about their child's weight with the child's body mass index (BMI) status...
  25. pmc Challenges in making therapeutic lifestyle changes among hypercholesterolemic African-American patients and their physicians
    Rhonda Dailey
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1895-903. 2006
    ..We explored challenges faced by hypercholesterolemic African-American primary care patients and their physicians regarding therapeutic lifestyle changes (TLC) and provide patient-influenced recommendations to physicians...
  26. pmc Quality of life and self-esteem of long-term survivors of invasive and noninvasive cervical cancer
    Monina G Bartoces
    Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Wayne State University Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:655-61. 2009
    ..We compared long-term survivors of invasive and noninvasive cervical cancer (1) to determine if there are differences in the quality of life (QOL) and (2) to assess the association between self-esteem and QOL...
  27. pmc Androgen deprivation therapy and cataract incidence among elderly prostate cancer patients in the United States
    Jennifer Beebe-Dimmer
    Division of Population Studies and Prevention, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:156-63. 2011
    ..As cataracts have been linked to these metabolic abnormalities, an increased risk of cataract may be another adverse consequence of ADT use...
  28. ncbi request reprint Herbal product use and menopause symptom relief in primary care patients: a MetroNet study
    Rhonda K Dailey
    Division of Practice Based Research, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:633-41. 2003
    ....
  29. doi request reprint A Genome-Wide Association Study of Renal Cell Carcinoma among African Americans
    Mark P Purdue
    Authors Affiliations Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences and Barbara Ann Karmanos Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:209-14. 2014
    ..Additional investigation of rs10771279 and other suggestive GWAS findings is also needed. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev; 23(1); 209-14. ©2013 AACR. ..
  30. pmc Cigarette smoking and renal cell carcinoma risk among black and white Americans: effect modification by hypertension and obesity
    Michele L Cote
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:770-9. 2012
    ..An association between cigarette smoking and renal cell carcinoma (RCC), the most common form of kidney cancer, has been reported for whites, but the association in blacks is less clear...
  31. ncbi request reprint A primer of the HIPAA Privacy Rule for practice-based researchers
    Anne Victoria Neale
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 17:461-5. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Peer reviewing for the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine: what does it take?
    Anne Victoria Neale
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, 101 E Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:643-7. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Scholarly development of clinician faculty using evidence-based medicine as an organizing theme
    Anne Victoria Neale
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Med Teach 25:442-7. 2003
    ..This case study illustrates a faculty development curriculum that stimulated scholarly discussion and research activities in the authors' clinician faculty...