Florence K L Tangka

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Economic assessment of integrated cancer and cardiovascular registries: The Barbados experience
    Tanya N Martelly
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, The University of the West Indies, Avalon, Jemmott s Lane, St Michael, Barbados Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol . 2016
  2. doi request reprint Resource requirements for cancer registration in areas with limited resources: Analysis of cost data from four low- and middle-income countries
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol . 2016
  3. pmc Meeting the mammography screening needs of underserved women: the performance of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program in 2002-2003 (United States)
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1145-54. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Meeting the cervical cancer screening needs of underserved women: the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 2004-2006
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, DCPC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1081-90. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Cancer treatment cost in the United States: has the burden shifted over time?
    Florence K Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 116:3477-84. 2010
  6. pmc Cost of starting colorectal cancer screening programs: results from five federally funded demonstration programs
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A47. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Moving forward: using the experience of the CDCs' Colorectal Cancer Screening Demonstration Program to guide future colorectal cancer programming efforts
    Laura C Seeff
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 119:2940-6. 2013
  8. pmc Cervical cancer screening of underserved women in the United States: results from the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 1997-2012
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop F 76, Atlanta, GA, 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:671-86. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Costs of promoting cancer screening: Evidence from CDC's Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP)
    Florence K L Tangka
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 76, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA Electronic address
    Eval Program Plann . 2016
  10. pmc Clinical costs of colorectal cancer screening in 5 federally funded demonstration programs
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Cancer 119:2863-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Economic assessment of integrated cancer and cardiovascular registries: The Barbados experience
    Tanya N Martelly
    Chronic Disease Research Centre, The University of the West Indies, Avalon, Jemmott s Lane, St Michael, Barbados Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol . 2016
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  2. doi request reprint Resource requirements for cancer registration in areas with limited resources: Analysis of cost data from four low- and middle-income countries
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol . 2016
    ....
  3. pmc Meeting the mammography screening needs of underserved women: the performance of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program in 2002-2003 (United States)
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1145-54. 2006
    ..To examine the extent to which the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (Program) has helped to meet the mammography screening needs of underserved women...
  4. doi request reprint Meeting the cervical cancer screening needs of underserved women: the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 2004-2006
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, DCPC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1081-90. 2010
    ..To examine the extent to which the only national organized screening program in the US, the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP), has helped to meet the cervical cancer screening needs of underserved women...
  5. doi request reprint Cancer treatment cost in the United States: has the burden shifted over time?
    Florence K Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 116:3477-84. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc Cost of starting colorectal cancer screening programs: results from five federally funded demonstration programs
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A47. 2008
    ..The objectives are to calculate start-up costs and estimate funding requirements for widespread implementation of colorectal cancer screening programs...
  7. doi request reprint Moving forward: using the experience of the CDCs' Colorectal Cancer Screening Demonstration Program to guide future colorectal cancer programming efforts
    Laura C Seeff
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 119:2940-6. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Cervical cancer screening of underserved women in the United States: results from the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 1997-2012
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop F 76, Atlanta, GA, 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:671-86. 2015
    ..We describe the number and proportion of women eligible for cervical cancer screening services and the proportion of eligible women screened over the period 1997-2012...
  9. doi request reprint Costs of promoting cancer screening: Evidence from CDC's Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP)
    Florence K L Tangka
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 76, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA Electronic address
    Eval Program Plann . 2016
    ....
  10. pmc Clinical costs of colorectal cancer screening in 5 federally funded demonstration programs
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Cancer 119:2863-9. 2013
    ..The authors of this report assessed the clinical costs incurred at each of the 5 participating sites during the demonstration period...
  11. pmc Breast cancer screening of underserved women in the USA: results from the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, 1998-2012
    David H Howard
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA, 30030, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:657-68. 2015
    ..To describe the number and proportion of eligible women receiving mammograms funded by the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP)...
  12. pmc End-of-Life Medical Costs of Medicaid Cancer Patients
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS F 76, Atlanta, GA
    Health Serv Res 50:690-709. 2015
    ..To quantify end-of-life (EOL) medical costs for adult Medicaid beneficiaries diagnosed with cancer...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes from the CDC's Colorectal Cancer Screening Demonstration Program
    Laura C Seeff
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer 119:2820-33. 2013
    ..Colorectal cancer remains the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths among US men and women. Screening rates have been slow to increase, and disparities in screening remain...
  14. doi request reprint Recommendations From the International Colorectal Cancer Screening Network on the Evaluation of the Cost of Screening Programs
    Sujha Subramanian
    RTI International, Waltham, Massachusetts Dr Subramanian and Ms Hoover Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Drs Tangka and Nadel Department of Cancer Control, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia Dr Smith Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, England Dr Atkin and University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom Ms Patnick
    J Public Health Manag Pract 22:461-5. 2016
    ..Economic evaluation of real-world colorectal cancer-screening programs is essential to derive valuable insights to improve program operations and ensure optimal use of available resources. ..
  15. pmc Cost of Operating Central Cancer Registries and Factors That Affect Cost: Findings From an Economic Evaluation of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Program of Cancer Registries
    Florence K L Tangka
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Drs Tangka and Weir and Mss Babcock and Ewing and RTI International, Waltham, Massachusetts Drs Subramanian and Beebe and Ms Trebino Ms Trebino is currently with Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Public Health Manag Pract 22:452-60. 2016
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  16. pmc State-level projections of cancer-related medical care costs: 2010 to 2020
    Justin G Trogdon
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:525-32. 2012
    ..As the population ages, the financial amount spent on cancer care is expected to increase substantially. In this study, we projected cancer-related medical costs by state from 2010 through 2020...
  17. ncbi request reprint Is there endoscopic capacity to provide colorectal cancer screening to the unscreened population in the United States?
    Laura C Seeff
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Gastroenterology 127:1661-9. 2004
    ..We estimated the number of average-risk persons aged 50 years or older not screened for colorectal cancer, the number of procedures required for this population, and the endoscopic capacity to satisfy this unmet need...