Heather Taffet Gold
Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
- Decision to adopt medical technology: case study of breast cancer radiotherapy techniquesHeather Taffet Gold
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY HTG, KP Weill Cornell Medical College New York, NY MKH University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados MMM
Med Decis Making 34:1006-15. 2014..To understand decision making concerning adoption and nonadoption of accelerated partial breast radiotherapy (RT) prior to long-term randomized trial evidence...
- Treatment and outcomes in diabetic breast cancer patientsHeather Taffet Gold
Department of Population Heath, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Ave, VZ30, Ste 611, New York, NY, 10016, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 143:551-70. 2014..This review illuminates the importance of the impact of diabetes on breast cancer patients and explicitly recognizes that co-management of conditions is necessary to prevent excess morbidity and mortality...
- Cost effectiveness of new breast cancer radiotherapy technologies in diverse populationsHeather Taffet Gold
New York University School of Medicine and Cancer Institute, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 136:221-9. 2012..As a conclusion, 3-D CRT was preferred to whole breast RT and for women likely to delay RT, indicating that 3-D CRT could be targeted more efficiently before randomized trial evidence...
- Structural estimates of treatment effects on outcomes using retrospective data: an application to ductal carcinoma in situHeather Taffet Gold
Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine and Cancer Institute, USA
Med Care Res Rev 68:627-49. 2011..DFS was underestimated by single-equation and frailty models compared with the simultaneous-equations model and randomized controlled trial results for BCS with radiotherapy and overestimated for BCS alone...
- Correlates and effect of suboptimal radiotherapy in women with ductal carcinoma in situ or early invasive breast cancerHeather Taffet Gold
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
Cancer 113:3108-15. 2008..The study aimed to identify factors associated with less-than-optimal radiotherapy (RT) and its impact on disease-free survival in women aged 66+ years diagnosed with stage I breast cancer or ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)...
- Delayed radiotherapy for breast cancer patients in integrated delivery systemsHeather Taffet Gold
Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065 6304, USA
Am J Manag Care 15:785-9. 2009..To identify factors associated with delayed radiotherapy (RT) in older women with early-stage breast cancer...
- Variations in treatment for ductal carcinoma in situ in elderly womenHeather Taffet Gold
Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Med Care 42:267-75. 2004....
- Effect of socioeconomic factors on long-term mortality in men with clinically localized prostate cancerAshutosh K Tewari
Department of Urology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
Urology 73:624-30. 2009..To examine the effect of socioeconomic factors on survival in black and white patients with local or regional prostate cancer...