Stacey A Fedewa

Summary

Affiliation: American Cancer Society
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Insurance status, comorbidity level, and survival among colorectal cancer patients age 18 to 64 years in the National Cancer Data Base from 2003 to 2005
    Anthony S Robbins
    Department of Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30319 1002, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:3627-33. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Mammography Use and Physician Recommendation After the 2009 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Intramural Research Department, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:e123-31. 2016
  3. pmc Association of insurance status and age with cervical cancer stage at diagnosis: National Cancer Database, 2000-2007
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Department of Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1782-90. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Delays in adjuvant chemotherapy treatment among patients with breast cancer are more likely in African American and Hispanic populations: a national cohort study 2004-2006
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4135-41. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Association of insurance and race/ethnicity with disease severity among men diagnosed with prostate cancer, National Cancer Database 2004-2006
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Department of Surveillance and Health PolicyResearch, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2437-44. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Race and ethnicity are associated with delays in breast cancer treatment (2003-2006)
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:128-41. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Insurance status and racial differences in uterine cancer survival: a study of patients in the National Cancer Database
    S A Fedewa
    Health Services Research, Department of Surveillance and Health Policy, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 122:63-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Safety-net burden hospitals and likelihood of curative-intent surgery for non-small cell lung cancer
    Katherine S Virgo
    Health Services Research Department, American Cancer Society, National Home Office, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:633-43. 2011
  9. doi request reprint How many individuals will need to be screened to increase colorectal cancer screening prevalence to 80% by 2018?
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 121:4258-65. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Cancer statistics for African Americans, 2016: Progress and opportunities in reducing racial disparities
    Carol E DeSantis
    Director, Breast and Gynecological Cancer Surveillance, Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA
    CA Cancer J Clin 66:290-308. 2016

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Insurance status, comorbidity level, and survival among colorectal cancer patients age 18 to 64 years in the National Cancer Data Base from 2003 to 2005
    Anthony S Robbins
    Department of Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30319 1002, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:3627-33. 2009
    ..We investigated whether differences in comorbidity level may account in part for the association between insurance status and survival...
  2. doi request reprint Mammography Use and Physician Recommendation After the 2009 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Intramural Research Department, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:e123-31. 2016
    ..Whether mammography usage and physician recommendation among younger and older women changed in response to these recommendations is unclear...
  3. pmc Association of insurance status and age with cervical cancer stage at diagnosis: National Cancer Database, 2000-2007
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Department of Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1782-90. 2012
    ..We examined the relationship of age at diagnosis and insurance status with stage among cervical cancer patients aged 21 to 85 years...
  4. doi request reprint Delays in adjuvant chemotherapy treatment among patients with breast cancer are more likely in African American and Hispanic populations: a national cohort study 2004-2006
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4135-41. 2010
    ..Previous studies have indicated poorer survival among women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy > 90 days after surgery compared with women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy within 90 days of surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Association of insurance and race/ethnicity with disease severity among men diagnosed with prostate cancer, National Cancer Database 2004-2006
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Department of Surveillance and Health PolicyResearch, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2437-44. 2010
    ..This study examines disease severity among patients ages 18 to 99 from the National Cancer Database (NCDB)...
  6. doi request reprint Race and ethnicity are associated with delays in breast cancer treatment (2003-2006)
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:128-41. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to define the role of structural, health system, physician, clinical and patient factors in treatment delay among Black and Hispanic women and appropriate interventions...
  7. doi request reprint Insurance status and racial differences in uterine cancer survival: a study of patients in the National Cancer Database
    S A Fedewa
    Health Services Research, Department of Surveillance and Health Policy, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 122:63-8. 2011
    ..To examine the impact of race and insurance on survival among a large cohort of uterine cancer patients from the National Cancer Database (NCDB)...
  8. doi request reprint Safety-net burden hospitals and likelihood of curative-intent surgery for non-small cell lung cancer
    Katherine S Virgo
    Health Services Research Department, American Cancer Society, National Home Office, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:633-43. 2011
    ..This study analyzes whether hospital safety-net burden is associated with curative-intent surgery among adult early-stage NSCLC patients treated at facilities accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer...
  9. doi request reprint How many individuals will need to be screened to increase colorectal cancer screening prevalence to 80% by 2018?
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 121:4258-65. 2015
    ..However, the number of individuals who need to be screened (NNS) to achieve this goal is unknown. In this communication, the authors estimate the NNS to achieve 80% by 2018 nationwide and by state...
  10. doi request reprint Cancer statistics for African Americans, 2016: Progress and opportunities in reducing racial disparities
    Carol E DeSantis
    Director, Breast and Gynecological Cancer Surveillance, Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA
    CA Cancer J Clin 66:290-308. 2016
    ..Progress in reducing cancer death rates could be accelerated by ensuring equitable access to prevention, early detection, and high-quality treatment. CA Cancer J Clin 2016;66:290-308. © 2016 American Cancer Society. ..
  11. doi request reprint Is the prevalence of ER-negative breast cancer in the US higher among Africa-born than US-born black women?
    Ahmedin Jemal
    Surveillance Research, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams Street, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 135:867-73. 2012
    ..Our findings highlight the heterogeneity of breast cancer among black women in the US, which should be considered in future studies of hormone receptor status in these women...
  12. doi request reprint State-Level Cancer Mortality Attributable to Cigarette Smoking in the United States
    Joannie Lortet-Tieulent
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Intern Med 176:1792-1798. 2016
    ..Smoking-attributable cancer mortality estimates are currently available nationally and by cancer, but not by state...
  13. doi request reprint Variations in cancer centers' use of cytology for the diagnosis of unresectable pancreatic cancer in the National Cancer Data Base
    Ted Gansler
    Intramural Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 124:791-800. 2016
    ..The current study examined patterns of cytological diagnosis among patients with unresectable pancreatic cancer by treatment facility type and by patient characteristics...
  14. doi request reprint Elimination of cost-sharing and receipt of screening for colorectal and breast cancer
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 121:3272-80. 2015
    ..The current study investigated whether CRC and BC screening prevalence among privately and Medicare-insured adults by socioeconomic status (SES) changed before and after the ACA...
  15. doi request reprint Temporal Trends in Colorectal Cancer Screening among Asian Americans
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Epidemiology, Emory University School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25:995-1000. 2016
    ..5%. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev; 25(6); 995-1000. ©2016 AACR. ..
  16. doi request reprint Breast cancer statistics, 2015: Convergence of incidence rates between black and white women
    Carol E DeSantis
    Senior Epidemiologist, Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA
    CA Cancer J Clin 66:31-42. 2016
    ..Widening racial disparities in breast cancer mortality are likely to continue, at least in the short term, in view of the increasing trends in breast cancer incidence rates in black women...
  17. doi request reprint The association of insurance and stage at diagnosis among patients aged 55 to 74 years in the national cancer database
    Elizabeth M Ward
    Department of Surveillance and Health Policy Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Cancer J 16:614-21. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Variations in cancer centers' use of cytology for the diagnosis of small cell lung carcinoma in the National Cancer Data Base
    Ted Gansler
    Intramural Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer Cytopathol 124:44-52. 2016
    ..Cytology is an accurate, safe, cost-effective, and guideline-recommended method for the diagnosis of small cell lung carcinoma (SCLC), but little is known about whether its use varies by treatment facility and patient characteristics...
  19. doi request reprint Prostate Cancer Incidence and PSA Testing Patterns in Relation to USPSTF Screening Recommendations
    Ahmedin Jemal
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA 314:2054-61. 2015
    ..It is unknown whether incidence has changed since the USPSTF recommendation against screening for all men in May 2012...
  20. pmc Disparities in the early adoption of chemoimmunotherapy for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in the United States
    Christopher R Flowers
    Department of Hematology Oncology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1520-30. 2012
    ..In 2002, randomized trials changed this standard by showing that adding rituximab immunotherapy to CHOP improved survival. However, how these results influenced chemoimmunotherapy adoption in clinical practice remains unclear...
  21. pmc Trends and Predictors of Chemotherapy Use among Thyroid Cancer Patients in the National Cancer Database (2004-2013)
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Eur Thyroid J 5:268-276. 2016
    ..Thus, the goal of our study was to describe patterns of chemotherapy use, including MKIs, among DTC and MTC patients in the National Cancer Database (NCDB)...
  22. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of surgical and nonsurgical therapy for advanced laryngeal cancer
    Chun Chieh Lin
    Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 122:2845-56. 2016
    ..Although CRT has become more common in recent years, to the authors' knowledge, the effectiveness of complete CRT in improving survival over surgery has not been studied...
  23. doi request reprint Cancer statistics for Hispanics/Latinos, 2015
    Rebecca L Siegel
    Director, Surveillance Information, Surveillance and Health Services Research program, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA
    CA Cancer J Clin 65:457-80. 2015
    ..Strategies for reducing cancer risk in Hispanic populations include increasing the uptake of preventive services (e.g., screening and vaccination) and targeted interventions to reduce obesity, tobacco use, and alcohol consumption...
  24. doi request reprint Differential uptake of recent Papanicolaou testing by HPV vaccination status among young women in the United States, 2008-2013
    Ann Goding Sauer
    Surveillance and Health Services Research program, Intramural Research Department, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams Street, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, United States Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol 39:650-5. 2015
    ..We assessed whether uptake of recent Pap testing differed among women aged 21-30 years who had not initiated the HPV vaccination series versus those who had and whether this pattern differed by sociodemographic factors...
  25. doi request reprint Disparities in stage at diagnosis among adults with testicular germ cell tumors in the National Cancer Data Base
    Catherine C Lerro
    Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA Electronic address
    Urol Oncol 32:23.e15-21. 2014
    ..Few studies have examined the sociodemographic predictors of late-stage diagnosis, and none have examined the relationship between stage at diagnosis and health insurance among TGCTs...
  26. doi request reprint Association of Socioeconomic Status and Race/Ethnicity With Treatment and Survival in Patients With Medullary Thyroid Cancer
    Ansley M Roche
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:763-71. 2016
    ..Female sex, young age, and stage at presentation have been found to predict survival and treatment. However, patterns of survival and treatment by socioeconomic status and race/ethnicity have not been fully described...
  27. doi request reprint Five- and 10-Year Cause-Specific Survival Rates in Carcinoma of the Minor Salivary Gland
    H Michael Baddour
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:67-73. 2016
    ..Thus, limited data are available to guide the head and neck oncologist in counseling patients on the prognosis and management of these malignant neoplasms...
  28. doi request reprint Disparities in Vulvar Cancer Reported by the National Cancer Database: Influence of Sociodemographic Factors
    Dana M Chase
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Arizona Cancer Center, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dignity Health St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, and the University of Arizona College of Public Health, Tucson, Arizona and the Surveillance and Health Services Research Program, American Cancer Society, and the Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Obstet Gynecol 126:792-802. 2015
    ..To assess whether there is an association of patient sociodemographic factors with stage at diagnosis, treatment, and overall survival in patients with vulvar cancer in the National Cancer Database...
  29. doi request reprint Prevalence of major risk factors and use of screening tests for cancer in the United States
    Stacey A Fedewa
    Department of Intramural Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24:637-52. 2015
    ..6% for colorectal cancer to 80.8% for cervical cancer and remains low among the uninsured, particularly for colorectal cancer screening where only 21.9% of eligible adults received recommended colorectal cancer screening...
  30. doi request reprint Prognostic indicators in well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma when controlling for stage and treatment
    Kaelyn A Krook
    Departments of Otolaryngology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, U S A
    Laryngoscope 125:1021-7. 2015
    ..The incidence of thyroid carcinoma is rising. Few studies have examined patient characteristics that influence survival when adjusting for treatment and tumor stage/extent...