R Haward

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Affiliation: St James's University Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Using service guidance to shape the delivery of cancer services: experience in the UK
    R A Haward
    Br J Cancer 89:S12-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The long term survival of rectal cancer patients following abdominoperineal and anterior resection: results of a population-based observational study
    R A Haward
    Academic Unit of Epidemiology and Health Services Research, University of Leeds, Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service, Arthington House, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:22-8. 2005
  3. pmc Breast cancer teams: the impact of constitution, new cancer workload, and methods of operation on their effectiveness
    R Haward
    Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:15-22. 2003
  4. pmc Trends in postoperative radiotherapy delay and the effect on survival in breast cancer patients treated with conservation surgery
    J Stefoski Mikeljevic
    Cancer Medicine Research Unit, Cancer Research UK, St James s Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:1343-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and concerns of elderly patients treated with palliative radiotherapy for lung cancer
    N J Turner
    Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9 7TF, UK
    Psychooncology 16:707-13. 2007
  6. pmc The impact of the Calman-Hine report on the processes and outcomes of care for Yorkshire's colorectal cancer patients
    E Morris
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Leeds, Arthington House, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:979-85. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Calman-Hine report on the processes and outcomes of care for Yorkshire's breast cancer patients
    E Morris
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Leeds, Arthington House, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds S16 6QB, UK
    Ann Oncol 19:284-91. 2008
  8. pmc Surgeon workload and survival from breast cancer
    J Stefoski Mikeljevic
    Cancer Medicine Research Unit, Cancer Research UK, St James s Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:487-91. 2003
  9. pmc Lung cancer referral patterns in the former Yorkshire region of the UK
    P P Melling
    Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service NYCRIS, Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Br J Cancer 86:36-42. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of renal parenchymal carcinoma in the Northern and Yorkshire region of England, 1978-1997
    R Tate
    Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service, Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Eur J Cancer 39:961-7. 2003

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Publications13

  1. pmc Using service guidance to shape the delivery of cancer services: experience in the UK
    R A Haward
    Br J Cancer 89:S12-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The long term survival of rectal cancer patients following abdominoperineal and anterior resection: results of a population-based observational study
    R A Haward
    Academic Unit of Epidemiology and Health Services Research, University of Leeds, Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service, Arthington House, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:22-8. 2005
    ..In addition, we sought to determine how variations in surgical management relate to the degree of specialisation and caseload of the managing consultant...
  3. pmc Breast cancer teams: the impact of constitution, new cancer workload, and methods of operation on their effectiveness
    R Haward
    Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:15-22. 2003
    ..This study established that team composition, working methods, and workloads are related to measures of effectiveness, including the quality of clinical care...
  4. pmc Trends in postoperative radiotherapy delay and the effect on survival in breast cancer patients treated with conservation surgery
    J Stefoski Mikeljevic
    Cancer Medicine Research Unit, Cancer Research UK, St James s Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Br J Cancer 90:1343-8. 2004
    ..49, 95% CI (1.16-1.92)). The findings of our study suggest that delaying the initiation of RT for 20-26 weeks after surgery is associated with decreased survival in patients treated with conservation surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and concerns of elderly patients treated with palliative radiotherapy for lung cancer
    N J Turner
    Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9 7TF, UK
    Psychooncology 16:707-13. 2007
    ..Further research is needed to explore the use of screening tools, like those used in this study, to identify patients' difficulties and target interventions to improve their quality of life...
  6. pmc The impact of the Calman-Hine report on the processes and outcomes of care for Yorkshire's colorectal cancer patients
    E Morris
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Leeds, Arthington House, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:979-85. 2006
    ..84-1.03, P=0.15). In conclusion, the extent of implementation of the Calman-Hine report has been variable and its recommendations are associated with improvements in processes and outcomes of care for colorectal cancer patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Calman-Hine report on the processes and outcomes of care for Yorkshire's breast cancer patients
    E Morris
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Leeds, Arthington House, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds S16 6QB, UK
    Ann Oncol 19:284-91. 2008
    ..Its main recommendation was to concentrate care into the hands of site-specialist multidisciplinary teams. This study aimed to determine whether these teams improved processes and outcomes of care for breast cancer patients...
  8. pmc Surgeon workload and survival from breast cancer
    J Stefoski Mikeljevic
    Cancer Medicine Research Unit, Cancer Research UK, St James s Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:487-91. 2003
    ..The results of this study suggest increasing site specialisation in breast cancer among general surgeons. It also provides further evidence that the management of patients by surgeons with low workloads decreases overall survival...
  9. pmc Lung cancer referral patterns in the former Yorkshire region of the UK
    P P Melling
    Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service NYCRIS, Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Br J Cancer 86:36-42. 2002
    ..Lung cancer patients presenting to hospital without a suspicious CXR are less likely to have specialist care, histological confirmation of their cancer and have lower rates of active treatment (surgery, any radiotherapy or chemotherapy)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of renal parenchymal carcinoma in the Northern and Yorkshire region of England, 1978-1997
    R Tate
    Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service, Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Leeds LS16 6QB, UK
    Eur J Cancer 39:961-7. 2003
    ..Potential aetiological causes for the increased rates include hypertension, smoking, a diet lacking fruit and vegetables, analgesic use and, particularly, obesity...
  11. pmc Progress in establishing non-surgical oncology within English cancer units
    R A Haward
    Northern and Yorkshire Cancer Registry and Information Service, Cookridge Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Br J Cancer 83:284-6. 2000
    ..Postal surveys of cancer units in England were conducted in 1996 and 1999 to establish the level of provision. Substantial progress has been made from 20-60% of responding units meeting the minimum standard...
  12. ncbi request reprint Do elderly people with lung cancer benefit from palliative radiotherapy?
    N J Turner
    Seacroft Hospital, York Road, Leeds LS14 6UH, UK
    Lung Cancer 49:193-202. 2005
    ..We found no significant differences in response or toxicity between the two groups. Elderly people with lung cancer should be offered palliative radiotherapy the same as younger patients, with the same expectation of benefit...
  13. pmc Lung cancer: district active treatment rates affect survival
    M L Cartman
    NYCRIS, Leeds, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:424-9. 2002
    ..This study investigates variation in management and treatment of lung cancer patients and determines the impact of any variation in treatment on survival...