Affiliation: University of Washington
- Diversity of endoscopy center operations and practice variation across California's safety-net hospital system: a statewide surveyLukejohn W Day
Division of Gastroenterology, San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
BMC Res Notes 6:233. 2013..Little is known about endoscopic services provided or operational practice variation within California public hospital endoscopy centers...
- Adherence to colorectal cancer screening: a randomized clinical trial of competing strategiesJohn M Inadomi
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Arch Intern Med 172:575-82. 2012..Despite evidence that several colorectal cancer (CRC) screening strategies can reduce CRC mortality, screening rates remain low. This study aimed to determine whether the approach by which screening is recommended influences adherence...
- Reduced effectiveness of standard recruitment for deceased organ donor registration: the need for population-specific recruitment materialsPatricia Zheng
Division of Gastroenterology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Dig Dis Sci 56:1535-41. 2011..Transplant candidate caregivers are an under-utilized but potentially devoted pool of advocates who themselves may be recruited to register for deceased organ donation...
- Late presentation of colorectal cancer in a vulnerable populationChanda Ho
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 108:466-70. 2013..We examined colorectal cancer (CRC) stage at presentation and mortality in a vulnerable population compared with nationally representative data...
- Adverse events after screening and follow-up colonoscopyCarolyn M Rutter
Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Cancer Causes Control 23:289-96. 2012..We provide new information about how the risk of adverse events following colonoscopy varies by age and indication (screening vs. follow-up performed to evaluate a positive result from another screening modality)...
- Colorectal cancer screening compliance and contemplation in gynecology patientsStacy B Menees
Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:911-7. 2010..Colorectal cancer screening (CRCS) should be a necessary part of gynecology (GYN) providers' preventive practices. The purpose of our study is to examine CRCS recommendations and adherence in this population...
- Protective association of colonoscopy against proximal and distal colon cancer and patterns in interval cancerAmandeep K Shergill
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 82:529-37.e1. 2015..The protective effect of colonoscopy against proximal colorectal cancer is variable and depends on the detection and complete removal of precancerous polyps...