Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
- Timely care after an abnormal mammogram among low-income women in a public breast cancer screening programRebecca Lobb
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Arch Intern Med 170:521-8. 2010..However, the effect of these policies on timeliness of care has not been empirically evaluated...
- Stage of breast cancer at diagnosis among low-income women with access to mammographyRebecca Lobb
Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cancer 116:5487-96. 2010..This study assessed the relationship between area-level poverty and stage of breast cancer at diagnosis among low-income women when screening mammography was available at no cost...
- Use of evidence-based strategies to promote mammography among medically underserved womenRebecca Lobb
Centre for Research on Inner City Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Prev Med 40:561-5. 2011..Several web-based resources recommend effective intervention strategies to promote use of mammography but there is limited information on whether the strategies are used, particularly by organizations that serve medically underserved women...
- Using organizational network analysis to plan cancer screening programs for vulnerable populationsRebecca Lobb
Rebecca Lobb is with the Department of Surgery, Division of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine, and Bobbi J Carothers is with the George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Center for Public Health Systems Science, Washington University, St Louis, MO Rebecca Lobb is also with the Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, and Aisha K Lofters is with the Department of Family and Community Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
Am J Public Health 104:358-64. 2014..We examined relationships among organizations in a cancer screening network to inform the development of interventions to improve cancer screening for South Asians living in the Peel region of Ontario...
- Primary care physician characteristics associated with cancer screening: a retrospective cohort study in Ontario, CanadaAisha K Lofters
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Family and Community Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cancer Med 4:212-23. 2015..We have also highlighted an ethnic community, South Asians, which requires particular attention, both among its patients and its primary care providers. Future research should further explore the reasons for these findings. ..
- Using geographic methods to inform cancer screening interventions for South Asians in Ontario, CanadaAisha K Lofters
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
BMC Public Health 13:395. 2013....
- Colorectal cancer screening: prevalence among low-income groups with health insuranceKaren M Emmons
Dana Farber Cancer Institute Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 28:169-77. 2009..There were no differences by race/ethnicity. This study suggests that insurance coverage for CRC screening should be considered as part of a comprehensive approach to address CRC disparities...