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Authors: Parsons HM, Enewold LR, Banks R, Barrett MJ, Warren JL
Title: Creating a National Provider Identifier (NPI) to Unique Physician Identification Number (UPIN) Crosswalk for Medicare Data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Dec
Journal: Med Care 55(12):e113-e119
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Female;  Forms and Records Control;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Physicians;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Registries;  United States
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Authors: Mollica MA, Enewold LR, Lines LM, Halpern MT, Schumacher JR, Hays RD, Gibson JT, Schussler N, Kent EE
Title: Examining colorectal cancer survivors' surveillance patterns and experiences of care: a SEER-CAHPS study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Oct
Journal: Cancer Causes Control 28(10):1133-1141
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-CAHPS Linked Data Resource
Keywords: Aged;  Cancer Survivors;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Continuity of Patient Care;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Physician-Patient Relations;  Registries;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Coughlan D, Gianferante M, Lynch CF, Stevens JL, Harlan LC
Title: Treatment and survival of childhood neuroblastoma: Evidence from a population-based study in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Aug
Journal: Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34(5):320-330
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Child;  Child, Preschool;  Databases, Factual;  Disease-Free Survival;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Infant;  Male;  Neuroblastoma;  Registries;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Buist DSM, Field TS, Banegas MP, Clancy HA, Doria-Rose VP, Epstein MM, Greenlee RT, McDonald S, Nichols HB, Pawloski PA, Kushi LH
Title: Training in the Conduct of Population-Based Multi-Site and Multi-Disciplinary Studies: the Cancer Research Network's Scholars Program.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Jun
Journal: J Cancer Educ 32(2):283-292
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Delivery of Health Care;  Education;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Medical Oncology;  Mentors;  National Cancer Institute (U.S.);  Organizational Objectives;  Research Personnel;  United States
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Authors: Parsons HM, Chu Q, Karlitz JJ, Stevens JL, Harlan LC
Title: Adoption of Sorafenib for the Treatment of Advanced-Stage Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Oncology Practices in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Jun
Journal: Liver Cancer 6(3):216-226
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: none
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Authors: Warren JL, Harlan LC, Trimble EL, Stevens J, Grimes M, Cronin KA
Title: Trends in the receipt of guideline care and survival for women with ovarian cancer: A population-based study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Jun
Journal: Gynecol Oncol 145(3):486-492
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Gynecologic Surgical Procedures;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Bradley CJ, Yabroff KR, Mariotto AB, Zeruto C, Tran Q, Warren JL
Title: Antineoplastic Treatment of Advanced-Stage Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Treatment, Survival, and Spending (2000 to 2011).
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Feb 10
Journal: J Clin Oncol 35(5):529-535
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Drug Therapy;  Female;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Kaniski F, Enewold L, Thomas A, Malik S, Stevens JL, Harlan LC
Title: Temporal patterns of care and outcomes of non-small cell lung cancer patients in the United States diagnosed in 1996, 2005, and 2010.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017 Jan
Journal: Lung Cancer 103():66-74
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Female;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Molecular Targeted Therapy;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Prognosis;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Enewold L, Sharon E, Harlan LC
Title: Metastatic Melanoma: Treatment and Survival in the US after the Introduction of Ipilimumab and Vemurafenib.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2017
Journal: Oncol Res Treat 40(4):174-183
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antibodies, Monoclonal;  Female;  Humans;  Imidazoles;  Indoles;  Ipilimumab;  Male;  Melanoma;  Middle Aged;  Oximes;  Prevalence;  Prognosis;  Retrospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  Sex Distribution;  Skin Neoplasms;  Sulfonamides;  Survival Rate;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Chubak J, Ziebell R, Greenlee RT, Honda S, Hornbrook MC, Epstein M, Nekhlyudov L, Pawloski PA, Ritzwoller DP, Ghai NR, Feigelson HS, Clancy HA, Doria-Rose VP, Kushi LH
Title: The Cancer Research Network: a platform for epidemiologic and health services research on cancer prevention, care, and outcomes in large, stable populations.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Nov
Journal: Cancer Causes Control 27(11):1315-1323
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Delivery of Health Care;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  National Cancer Institute (U.S.);  Neoplasms;  United States
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Authors: de Moor JS, Virgo KS, Li C, Chawla N, Han X, Blanch-Hartigan D, Ekwueme DU, McNeel TS, Rodriguez JL, Yabroff KR
Title: Access to Cancer Care and General Medical Care Services Among Cancer Survivors in the United States: An Analysis of 2011 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Nov
Journal: Public Health Rep 131(6):783-790
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship SupplementCancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Banegas MP, Harlan LC, Mann B, Yabroff KR
Title: Toward greater adoption of minimally invasive and nephron-sparing surgical techniques for renal cell cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Oct
Journal: Urol Oncol 34(10):433.e9-433.e17
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Carcinoma, Renal Cell;  Databases, Factual;  Female;  Hospitals, Teaching;  Humans;  Kidney Neoplasms;  Laparoscopy;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Nephrectomy;  Organ Sparing Treatments;  Tumor Burden;  United States
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Authors: Freedman DM, Wu J, Chen H, Kuncl RW, Enewold LR, Engels EA, Freedman ND, Pfeiffer RM
Title: Associations between cancer and Alzheimer's disease in a U.S. Medicare population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Oct
Journal: Cancer Med 5(10):2965-2976
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Brain & Other Nervous System;  Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal;  Corpus Uteri;  Esophagus;  Gastric;  Head and Neck;  Leukemia;  Liver;  Lung;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Pancreas;  Prostate;  Renal;  Skin;  Testis;  Urinary Bladder
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Alzheimer Disease;  Case-Control Studies;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Odds Ratio;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Cobran EK, Chen RC, Overman R, Meyer AM, Kuo TM, O'Brien J, Sturmer T, Sheets NC, Goldin GH, Penn DC, Godley PA, Carpenter WR
Title: Racial Differences in Diffusion of Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Sep
Journal: Am J Mens Health 10(5):399-407
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Americans;  Aged;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Noone AM, Lund JL, Mariotto A, Cronin K, McNeel T, Deapen D, Warren JL
Title: Comparison of SEER Treatment Data With Medicare Claims.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Sep
Journal: Med Care 54(9):e55-64
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Ovary;  Pancreas;  Prostate;  Urinary Bladder
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Drug Therapy;  Female;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Pancreatic Neoplasms;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Radiotherapy;  SEER Program;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  Treatment Outcome;  United States;  Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
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Authors: Warren JL, Mariotto A, Melbert D, Schrag D, Doria-Rose P, Penson D, Yabroff KR
Title: Sensitivity of Medicare Claims to Identify Cancer Recurrence in Elderly Colorectal and Breast Cancer Patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Aug
Journal: Med Care 54(8):e47-54
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Databases, Factual;  Disease-Free Survival;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Recurrence, Local;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  United States
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Authors: Engels EA, Parsons R, Besson C, Morton LM, Enewold L, Ricker W, Yanik EL, Arem H, Austin AA, Pfeiffer RM
Title: Comprehensive Evaluation of Medical Conditions Associated with Risk of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma using Medicare Claims ("MedWAS").
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Jul
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 25(7):1105-13
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Comorbidity;  Humans;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Medicare;  Population Surveillance;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Freedman DM, Wu J, Chen H, Engels EA, Enewold LR, Freedman ND, Goedert JJ, Kuncl RW, Gail MH, Pfeiffer RM
Title: Associations between cancer and Parkinson's disease in U.S. elderly adults.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Jun
Journal: Int J Epidemiol 45(3):741-51
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Databases, Factual;  Female;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Parkinson Disease;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Sex Distribution;  Smoking;  United States
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Authors: Bradley CJ, Yabroff KR, Warren JL, Zeruto C, Chawla N, Lamont EB
Title: Trends in the Treatment of Metastatic Colon and Rectal Cancer in Elderly Patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 May
Journal: Med Care 54(5):490-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked DatabaseCancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Metastasis;  Rectal Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Sabatino SA, Thompson TD, Guy GP Jr, de Moor JS, Tangka FK
Title: Mammography Use Among Medicare Beneficiaries After Elimination of Cost Sharing.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016 Apr
Journal: Med Care 54(4):394-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cost Sharing;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Mammography;  Marital Status;  Mass Screening;  Medicare;  Office Visits;  Patient Acceptance of Health Care;  United States
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Authors: Enewold L, Thomas A
Title: Real-World Patterns of EGFR Testing and Treatment with Erlotinib for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016
Journal: PLoS One 11(6):e0156728
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  DNA Mutational Analysis;  Erlotinib Hydrochloride;  Female;  Genetic Testing;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Molecular Diagnostic Techniques;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Receptor, Epidermal Growth Factor;  United States
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Authors: Harlan LC, Enewold L, Stevens JL
Title: Early-stage breast cancer treatment in the US over 20 years: Changes in therapy and short-term cancer survival
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2016
Journal: Trends Cancer Res 11():141-156
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: none

Authors: Bremner KE, Krahn MD, Warren JL, Hoch JS, Barrett MJ, Liu N, Barbera L, Yabroff KR
Title: An international comparison of costs of end-of-life care for advanced lung cancer patients using health administrative data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Dec
Journal: Palliat Med 29(10):918-28
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Costs and Cost Analysis;  Cross-Cultural Comparison;  Databases, Factual;  Health Policy;  Health Services;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Ontario;  Registries;  Reimbursement Mechanisms;  SEER Program;  Terminal Care;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Wu XC, Prasad PK, Landry I, Harlan LC, Parsons HM, Lynch CF, Smith AW, Hamilton AS, Keegan TH, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Lynch CF, West MM, Somers LA, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Wu XC, Chen V, Prasad PK, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Shelton-Herendeen L, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Trinidad U, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Keel G, Eisenstein J, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Friedman D, Zebrack B)
Title: Impact of the AYA HOPE Comorbidity Index on Assessing Health Care Service Needs and Health Status among Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Dec
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24(12):1844-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Health Services Needs and Demand;  Health Status;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Quality of Life;  SEER Program;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Lam CJ, Curtis RE, Dores GM, Engels EA, Caporaso NE, Polliack A, Warren JL, Young HA, Levine PH, Elmi AF, Fraumeni JF Jr, Tucker MA, Morton LM
Title: Risk Factors for Melanoma Among Survivors of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Oct 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 33(28):3096-104
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Autoimmune Diseases;  Chi-Square Distribution;  Female;  Humans;  Incidence;  Lymphocyte Activation;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Male;  Medicare;  Melanoma;  Neoplasms, Second Primary;  Prognosis;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Risk Assessment;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Skin Neoplasms;  Survivors;  T-Lymphocytes;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Shnorhavorian M, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Keegan TH, Lynch CF, Prasad PK, Cress RD, Wu XC, Hamilton AS, Parsons HM, Keel G, Charlesworth SE, Schwartz SM, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Lynch CF, West MM, Somers LA, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Wu XC, Chen V, Prasad PK, Keegan TH, Allen L, Loya Z, Shelton-Herendeen L, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Trinidad U, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Keel G, Eisenstein J, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Friedman D, Zebrack B)
Title: Fertility preservation knowledge, counseling, and actions among adolescent and young adult patients with cancer: A population-based study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Oct 01
Journal: Cancer 121(19):3499-506
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Counseling;  Female;  Fertility Preservation;  Humans;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Young Adult
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Authors: Murphy CC, Harlan LC, Lund JL, Lynch CF, Geiger AM
Title: Patterns of Colorectal Cancer Care in the United States: 1990-2010.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Oct
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 107(10):
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Chemoradiotherapy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Odds Ratio;  SEER Program;  Sex Distribution;  United States
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Authors: Davidoff AJ, Hill SC, Bernard D, Yabroff KR
Title: The Affordable Care Act and Expanded Insurance Eligibility Among Nonelderly Adult Cancer Survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Sep
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 107(9):
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adult;  Computer Simulation;  Eligibility Determination;  Female;  Health Services Needs and Demand;  Humans;  Income;  Insurance Coverage;  Insurance, Health;  Male;  Medicaid;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: de Moor JS, Alfano CM, Breen N, Kent EE, Rowland J
Title: Applying evidence from economic evaluations to translate cancer survivorship research into care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Sep
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 9(3):560-6
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Delivery of Health Care;  Humans;  National Cancer Institute (U.S.);  Neoplasms;  Quality of Life;  Research;  Survival Rate;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: DeRouen MC, Smith AW, Tao L, Bellizzi KM, Lynch CF, Parsons HM, Kent EE, Keegan TH, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Wu XC, Chen V, Tompkins B, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Shelton-Herendeen L, Lynch CF, West MM, Odle LA, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Lo M, Trinidad U, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Eisenstein J, Keel G, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Zebrack B)
Title: Cancer-related information needs and cancer's impact on control over life influence health-related quality of life among adolescents and young adults with cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Sep
Journal: Psychooncology 24(9):1104-15
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Female;  Health Services Needs and Demand;  Humans;  Internal-External Control;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Patient Education as Topic;  Quality of Life;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Han X, Yabroff KR, Guy GP Jr, Zheng Z, Jemal A
Title: Has recommended preventive service use increased after elimination of cost-sharing as part of the Affordable Care Act in the United States?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Sep
Journal: Prev Med 78():85-91
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Cost Sharing;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Male;  Medically Uninsured;  Middle Aged;  Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act;  Preventive Health Services;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Parsons HM, Harlan LC, Schmidt S, Keegan TH, Lynch CF, Kent EE, Wu XC, Schwartz SM, Chu RL, Keel G, Smith AW, AYA HOPE Collaborative Group (Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Wu XC, Chen V, Tompkins B, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Hussain K, Lynch CF, West MM, Odle LA, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Lo M, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Stringer SM, Keel G, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Zebrack B)
Title: Who Treats Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer? A Report from the AYA HOPE Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Sep
Journal: J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 4(3):141-50
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  National Cancer Institute (U.S.);  Neoplasms;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Murphy CC, Harlan LC, Warren JL, Geiger AM
Title: Race and Insurance Differences in the Receipt of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Among Patients With Stage III Colon Cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Aug 10
Journal: J Clin Oncol 33(23):2530-6
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  African Americans;  Aged;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Colonic Neoplasms;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Insurance, Health;  Male;  Medicaid;  Medicare;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Odds Ratio;  Risk;  SEER Program;  Sampling Studies;  United States
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Authors: Kent EE, Breen N, Lewis DR, de Moor JS, Smith AW, Seibel NL
Title: US trends in survival disparities among adolescents and young adults with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Aug
Journal: Cancer Causes Control 26(8):1153-62
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Continental Population Groups;  Ethnic Groups;  Female;  HIV Infections;  Health Status Disparities;  Humans;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Male;  Social Class;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Enewold L, Geiger AM, Zujewski J, Harlan LC
Title: Oncotype Dx assay and breast cancer in the United States: usage and concordance with chemotherapy.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 May
Journal: Breast Cancer Res Treat 151(1):149-56
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Biomarkers, Tumor;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Female;  Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic;  Humans;  Lymph Nodes;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Proteins;  Neoplasm Recurrence, Local;  Receptors, Estrogen;  United States
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Authors: Harlan LC, Eisenstein J, Russell MC, Stevens JL, Cardona K
Title: Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: treatment patterns of a population-based sample.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 May
Journal: J Surg Oncol 111(6):702-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Continental Population Groups;  Female;  Gastrointestinal Neoplasms;  Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors;  Hospitals, Teaching;  Humans;  Insurance, Health;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Risk Assessment;  SEER Program;  Sex Distribution;  United States
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Authors: Drahos J, Ricker W, Parsons R, Pfeiffer RM, Warren JL, Cook MB
Title: Metabolic syndrome increases risk of Barrett esophagus in the absence of gastroesophageal reflux: an analysis of SEER-Medicare Data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Apr
Journal: J Clin Gastroenterol 49(4):282-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Esophagus
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adiposity;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Barrett Esophagus;  Blood Glucose;  Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal;  Fasting;  Female;  Gastroesophageal Reflux;  Humans;  Hypertension;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicare;  Metabolic Syndrome;  Obesity;  Obesity, Abdominal;  Odds Ratio;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Triglycerides;  United States
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Authors: Schully SD, Carrick DM, Mechanic LE, Srivastava S, Anderson GL, Baron JA, Berg CD, Cullen J, Diamandis EP, Doria-Rose VP, Goddard KA, Hankinson SE, Kushi LH, Larson EB, McShane LM, Schilsky RL, Shak S, Skates SJ, Urban N, Kramer BS, Khoury MJ, Ransohoff DF
Title: Leveraging biospecimen resources for discovery or validation of markers for early cancer detection.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Apr
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 107(4):
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Biomarkers, Tumor;  Blood Specimen Collection;  Congresses as Topic;  Cooperative Behavior;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Humans;  Information Dissemination;  National Cancer Institute (U.S.);  Neoplasms;  Pilot Projects;  Reproducibility of Results;  Research Personnel;  United States
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Authors: Enewold L, Harlan LC, Tucker T, McKenzie S
Title: Pancreatic cancer in the USA: persistence of undertreatment and poor outcome.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Mar
Journal: J Gastrointest Cancer 46(1):9-20
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Pancreas
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Female;  Humans;  Kaplan-Meier Estimate;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Marital Status;  Middle Aged;  Pancreatic Neoplasms;  Proportional Hazards Models;  SEER Program;  Sex Factors;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Harlan LC, Parsons HM, Wiggins CL, Stevens JL, Patt YZ
Title: Treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma in the community: disparities in standard therapy.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Mar
Journal: Liver Cancer 4(1):70-83
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Liver
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: none
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Authors: Tsai HT, Pfeiffer RM, Warren J, Wilson W, Landgren O
Title: The effects of cardiovascular disease on the clinical outcome of elderly patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Mar
Journal: Leuk Lymphoma 56(3):682-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Cardiomyopathies;  Doxorubicin;  Female;  Heart Failure;  Humans;  Hypertension;  Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse;  Male;  Myocardial Infarction;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Registries;  Rituximab;  Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Han X, Lin CC, Li C, de Moor JS, Rodriguez JL, Kent EE, Forsythe LP
Title: Association between serious psychological distress and health care use and expenditures by cancer history.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Feb 15
Journal: Cancer 121(4):614-22
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Stress, Psychological;  Survivors
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Authors: Warren JL, Butler EN, Stevens J, Lathan CS, Noone AM, Ward KC, Harlan LC
Title: Receipt of chemotherapy among medicare patients with cancer by type of supplemental insurance.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Feb 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 33(4):312-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked DatabasePatterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Animals;  Female;  Health Expenditures;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicaid;  Medicare;  Medicare Part B;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasms;  Referral and Consultation;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Guy GP Jr, Machlin SR, Ekwueme DU, Yabroff KR
Title: Prevalence and costs of skin cancer treatment in the U.S., 2002-2006 and 2007-2011.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Feb
Journal: Am J Prev Med 48(2):183-187
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Skin
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Distribution;  Aged;  Ambulatory Care;  Female;  Health Expenditures;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Insurance, Health;  Male;  Medicaid;  Medicare;  Melanoma;  Middle Aged;  Prevalence;  Sex Distribution;  Skin Neoplasms;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Murphy CC, Harlan LC, Lund JL, Lynch C, Geiger AM
Title: Patterns of colorectal cancer care in the United States: 1990-2010.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015 Jan 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 33(3, Suppl S):Abstract 684
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: none

Authors: Enewold L, Harlan LC, Stevens JL, Sharon E
Title: Thyroid cancer presentation and treatment in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2015
Journal: Ann Surg Oncol 22(6):1789-97
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Carcinoma, Papillary;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Iodine Radioisotopes;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Prognosis;  Risk Factors;  Thyroid Neoplasms;  Thyroidectomy;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Han X, Yabroff KR, Robbins AS, Zheng Z, Jemal A
Title: Dependent coverage and use of preventive care under the Affordable Care Act.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Dec 11
Journal: N Engl J Med 371(24):2341-2
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adult;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Insurance, Dental;  Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act;  Preventive Health Services;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Alfano CM, Smith T, de Moor JS, Glasgow RE, Khoury MJ, Hawkins NA, Stein KD, Rechis R, Parry C, Leach CR, Padgett L, Rowland JH
Title: An action plan for translating cancer survivorship research into care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Nov
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 106(11):
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Cooperative Behavior;  Health Services Needs and Demand;  Humans;  Interdisciplinary Communication;  Neoplasms;  Quality of Health Care;  Survival Rate;  Survivors;  Translational Medical Research;  United States
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Authors: Doria-Rose VP, Harlan LC, Stevens J, Little RF
Title: Treatment of de novo acute myeloid leukemia in the United States: a report from the Patterns of Care program.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Nov
Journal: Leuk Lymphoma 55(11):2549-55
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Acute Disease;  Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Female;  Humans;  Kaplan-Meier Estimate;  Leukemia, Myeloid;  Leukemia, Promyelocytic, Acute;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Proportional Hazards Models;  Registries;  SEER Program;  Stem Cell Transplantation;  Transplantation, Homologous;  United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Harlan LC, Albritton K, Cress RD, Friedman DL, Hamilton AS, Kato I, Keegan TH, Keel G, Schwartz SM, Seibel NL, Shnorhavorian M, West MM, Wu XC, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Lynch CF, West MM, Somers LA, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Wu XC, Chen V, Prasad PK, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Shelton-Herendeen L, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Trinidad U, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Keel G, Eisenstein J, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Friedman D, Zebrack B)
Title: Use of appropriate initial treatment among adolescents and young adults with cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Nov
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 106(11):
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Female;  Germinoma;  Hodgkin Disease;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma;  Quality of Health Care;  Registries;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Sarcoma;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Freedman DM, Wu J, Daugherty SE, Kuncl RW, Enewold LR, Pfeiffer RM
Title: The risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis after cancer in U.S. elderly adults: a population-based prospective study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Oct 01
Journal: Int J Cancer 135(7):1745-50
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Neoplasms;  Prognosis;  Prospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: van Hees F, Zauber AG, Klabunde CN, Goede SL, Lansdorp-Vogelaar I, van Ballegooijen M
Title: The appropriateness of more intensive colonoscopy screening than recommended in Medicare beneficiaries: a modeling study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Oct
Journal: JAMA Intern Med 174(10):1568-76
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Evidence-Based Medicine;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Quality-Adjusted Life Years;  United States;  Unnecessary Procedures
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Authors: Banegas MP, Harlan LC, Mann B, Yabroff KR
Title: Renal cell cancer: a shift in approaches for treatment of advanced disease in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Sep
Journal: J Natl Compr Canc Netw 12(9):1271-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Renal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Carcinoma, Renal Cell;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Humans;  Kidney Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Chawla N, Yabroff KR, Mariotto A, McNeel TS, Schrag D, Warren JL
Title: Limited validity of diagnosis codes in Medicare claims for identifying cancer metastases and inferring stage.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Sep
Journal: Ann Epidemiol 24(9):666-2
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked DatabaseCancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Clinical Coding;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  International Classification of Diseases;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasm Staging;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Regression Analysis;  Reproducibility of Results;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Fairfield KM, Murray K, LaChance JA, Wierman HR, Earle CC, Trimble EL, Warren JL
Title: Intraperitoneal chemotherapy among women in the Medicare population with epithelial ovarian cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Sep
Journal: Gynecol Oncol 134(3):473-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Female;  Healthcare Disparities;  Humans;  Infusions, Intravenous;  Infusions, Parenteral;  Medicare;  Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  United States
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Authors: Parsons HM, Schmidt S, Harlan LC, Kent EE, Lynch CF, Smith AW, Keegan TH, AYA HOPE Collaborative
Title: Young and uninsured: Insurance patterns of recently diagnosed adolescent and young adult cancer survivors in the AYA HOPE study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Aug 01
Journal: Cancer 120(15):2352-60
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Male;  Medically Uninsured;  Neoplasms;  Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act;  SEER Program;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Guy GP Jr, Ekwueme DU, McNeel T, Rozjabek HM, Dowling E, Li C, Virgo KS
Title: Annual patient time costs associated with medical care among cancer survivors in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Jul
Journal: Med Care 52(7):594-601
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cost of Illness;  Female;  Health Services;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Survivors;  Time;  Travel;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Ekwueme DU, Yabroff KR, Guy GP Jr, Banegas MP, de Moor JS, Li C, Han X, Zheng Z, Soni A, Davidoff A, Rechis R, Virgo KS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Title: Medical costs and productivity losses of cancer survivors--United States, 2008-2011.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Jun 13
Journal: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 63(23):505-10
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cost of Illness;  Efficiency;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Guy GP Jr, Yabroff KR, Ekwueme DU, Smith AW, Dowling EC, Rechis R, Nutt S, Richardson LC
Title: Estimating the health and economic burden of cancer among those diagnosed as adolescents and young adults.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Jun
Journal: Health Aff (Millwood) 33(6):1024-31
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Cost of Illness;  Disability Evaluation;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Long-Term Care;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Sick Leave;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Keegan TH, Tao L, DeRouen MC, Wu XC, Prasad P, Lynch CF, Shnorhavorian M, Zebrack BJ, Chu R, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Parsons HM, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Wu XC, Chen V, Tompkins B, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Shelton-Herendeen L, Lynch CF, West MM, Odle LA, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Lo M, Trinidad U, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Eisenstein J, Keel G, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Zebrack B)
Title: Medical care in adolescents and young adult cancer survivors: what are the biggest access-related barriers?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Jun
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 8(2):282-92
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Testis;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Health Status;  Humans;  Insurance, Health;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Kepka D, Smith A, Zeruto C, Yabroff KR
Title: Is provider type associated with cancer screening and prevention: advanced practice registered nurses, physician assistants, and physicians.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Mar 31
Journal: BMC Cancer 14():233
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Attitude of Health Personnel;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Humans;  Mass Screening;  Neoplasms;  Nurses;  Patient Compliance;  Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act;  Physician Assistants;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Smoking
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Authors: Nogueira L, Freedman ND, Engels EA, Warren JL, Castro F, Koshiol J
Title: Gallstones, cholecystectomy, and risk of digestive system cancers.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Mar 15
Journal: Am J Epidemiol 179(6):731-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cholecystectomy;  Confidence Intervals;  Continental Population Groups;  Digestive System Neoplasms;  Female;  Gallstones;  Humans;  Male;  Odds Ratio;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Parsons HM, Harlan LC, Stevens JL, Ullmann CD
Title: Treatment of small cell lung cancer in academic and community settings: factors associated with receiving standard therapy and survival.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Mar-Apr
Journal: Cancer J 20(2):97-104
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Cisplatin;  Clinical Trials as Topic;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Etoposide;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Small Cell Lung Carcinoma;  Standard of Care
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Authors: Brown ML, Klabunde CN, Cronin KA, White MC, Richardson LC, McNeel TS
Title: Challenges in meeting Healthy People 2020 objectives for cancer-related preventive services, National Health Interview Survey, 2008 and 2010.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Feb 27
Journal: Prev Chronic Dis 11():E29
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Continental Population Groups;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  National Health Programs;  Neoplasms;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Tsai HT, Isaacs C, Fu AZ, Warren JL, Freedman AN, Barac A, Huang CY, Potosky AL
Title: Risk of cardiovascular adverse events from trastuzumab (Herceptin(®)) in elderly persons with breast cancer: a population-based study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Feb
Journal: Breast Cancer Res Treat 144(1):163-70
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antibodies, Monoclonal, Humanized;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Heart Diseases;  Humans;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Retrospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Trastuzumab
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Authors: Bulliard JL, Garcia M, Blom J, Senore C, Mai V, Klabunde C
Title: Sorting out measures and definitions of screening participation to improve comparability: the example of colorectal cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Jan
Journal: Eur J Cancer 50(2):434-46
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Benchmarking;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Europe;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Practice Guidelines as Topic
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Clauser SB, Liu B, Pronk NP, Ballard-Barbash R, Huang TT, Smith AW
Title: Organization of primary care practice for providing energy balance care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014 Jan-Feb
Journal: Am J Health Promot 28(3):e67-80
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Body Mass Index;  Data Collection;  Diet;  Energy Metabolism;  Humans;  Motor Activity;  Obesity;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States
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Authors: Zebrack B, Kent EE, Keegan TH, Kato I, Smith AW, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Cress R, Agha G, Cruz M, Schwartz S, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Wu XC, Chen V, Tompkins B, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Hussain K, Lynch C, West M, Odle L, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Lo M, Trinidad U, Harlan L, Wilder Smith A, Eisenstein J, Keel G, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Friedman D, Link M, Zebrack B)
Title: "Cancer sucks," and other ponderings by adolescent and young adult cancer survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2014
Journal: J Psychosoc Oncol 32(1):1-15
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Testis;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Attitude to Health;  Cohort Studies;  Data Collection;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Patient Satisfaction;  Qualitative Research;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Mariotto AB, Wang Z, Klabunde CN, Cho H, Das B, Feuer EJ
Title: Life tables adjusted for comorbidity more accurately estimate noncancer survival for recently diagnosed cancer patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Dec
Journal: J Clin Epidemiol 66(12):1376-85
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Comorbidity;  Continental Population Groups;  Female;  Humans;  Life Expectancy;  Life Tables;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Reproducibility of Results;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Cho H, Klabunde CN, Yabroff KR, Wang Z, Meekins A, Lansdorp-Vogelaar I, Mariotto AB
Title: Comorbidity-adjusted life expectancy: a new tool to inform recommendations for optimal screening strategies.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Nov 19
Journal: Ann Intern Med 159(10):667-76
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Comorbidity;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Status;  Humans;  Life Expectancy;  Life Tables;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicare;  United States
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Authors: Guy GP Jr, Ekwueme DU, Yabroff KR, Dowling EC, Li C, Rodriguez JL, de Moor JS, Virgo KS
Title: Economic burden of cancer survivorship among adults in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Oct 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 31(30):3749-57
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Absenteeism;  Adult;  Age Distribution;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Cost of Illness;  Disabled Persons;  Efficiency;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Health Expenditures;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Morbidity;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasms;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Kent EE, Forsythe LP, Yabroff KR, Weaver KE, de Moor JS, Rodriguez JL, Rowland JH
Title: Are survivors who report cancer-related financial problems more likely to forgo or delay medical care?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Oct 15
Journal: Cancer 119(20):3710-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Delivery of Health Care;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Patient Preference;  Prognosis;  Survivors;  Withholding Treatment
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Authors: Dowling EC, Chawla N, Forsythe LP, de Moor J, McNeel T, Rozjabek HM, Ekwueme DU, Yabroff KR
Title: Lost productivity and burden of illness in cancer survivors with and without other chronic conditions.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Sep 15
Journal: Cancer 119(18):3393-401
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chronic Disease;  Cost of Illness;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Quality of Life;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Willis GB, Casalino LP
Title: Facilitators and barriers to survey participation by physicians: a call to action for researchers.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Sep
Journal: Eval Health Prof 36(3):279-95
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Attitude of Health Personnel;  Health Personnel;  Humans;  Motivation;  Physicians;  Qualitative Research;  Refusal to Participate;  Research Personnel
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Authors: Robin Yabroff K, Short PF, Machlin S, Dowling E, Rozjabek H, Li C, McNeel T, Ekwueme DU, Virgo KS
Title: Access to preventive health care for cancer survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Sep
Journal: Am J Prev Med 45(3):304-12
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Healthcare Disparities;  Humans;  Insurance, Health;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medically Uninsured;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasms;  Preventive Health Services;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Cho H, Mariotto AB, Mann BS, Klabunde CN, Feuer EJ
Title: Assessing non-cancer-related health status of US cancer patients: other-cause survival and comorbidity prevalence.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Aug 01
Journal: Am J Epidemiol 178(3):339-49
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cause of Death;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Diabetes Mellitus;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Health Status;  Humans;  Life Expectancy;  Life Tables;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Middle Aged;  Multiple Organ Failure;  Neoplasm Staging;  Paralysis;  Prevalence;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Survival Rate;  United States;  Vascular Diseases
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Authors: Tice JA, O'Meara ES, Weaver DL, Vachon C, Ballard-Barbash R, Kerlikowske K
Title: Benign breast disease, mammographic breast density, and the risk of breast cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jul 17
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 105(14):1043-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Breast;  Breast Diseases;  Breast Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Fibrocystic Breast Disease;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Odds Ratio;  Population Surveillance;  Precancerous Conditions;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Risk Assessment;  Risk Factors
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Authors: Han PK, Kobrin S, Breen N, Joseph DA, Li J, Frosch DL, Klabunde CN
Title: National evidence on the use of shared decision making in prostate-specific antigen screening.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jul-Aug
Journal: Ann Fam Med 11(4):306-14
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Attitude to Health;  Biomarkers, Tumor;  Decision Making;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Patient Navigation;  Patient Participation;  Prevalence;  Prostate-Specific Antigen;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Risk Factors;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Han PK, Earle CC, Smith T, Ayanian JZ, Lee R, Ambs A, Rowland JH, Potosky AL
Title: Physician roles in the cancer-related follow-up care of cancer survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jul-Aug
Journal: Fam Med 45(7):463-74
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aftercare;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Data Collection;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Middle Aged;  Physician's Role;  Primary Health Care;  Regression Analysis;  Survivors
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Authors: Virgo KS, Lerro CC, Klabunde CN, Earle C, Ganz PA
Title: Barriers to breast and colorectal cancer survivorship care: perceptions of primary care physicians and medical oncologists in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jun 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 31(18):2322-36
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Communication Barriers;  Data Collection;  Female;  Humans;  Interdisciplinary Communication;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Perception;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  Survival Rate;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Lund JL, Stürmer T, Sanoff HK, Brookhart A, Sandler RS, Warren JL
Title: Determinants of adjuvant oxaliplatin receipt among older stage II and III colorectal cancer patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jun 01
Journal: Cancer 119(11):2038-47
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care StudiesSEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Cohort Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Neoplasm Staging;  Organoplatinum Compounds;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Harlan LC, Stevens J, Little RF, Abel GA
Title: Multiple myeloma treatment transformed: a population-based study of changes in initial management approaches in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jun 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 31(16):1984-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  African Americans;  Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Asian Americans;  Confounding Factors (Epidemiology);  Doxorubicin;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Insurance, Health;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicaid;  Medicare;  Melphalan;  Middle Aged;  Molecular Targeted Therapy;  Multiple Myeloma;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Transplantation, Autologous;  Treatment Outcome;  United States;  Vincristine
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Authors: Kent EE, Smith AW, Keegan TH, Lynch CF, Wu XC, Hamilton AS, Kato I, Schwartz SM, Harlan LC
Title: Talking About Cancer and Meeting Peer Survivors: Social Information Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults Diagnosed with Cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jun
Journal: J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2(2):44-52
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Testis;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: none
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Authors: Brooks GA, Li L, Sharma DB, Weeks JC, Hassett MJ, Yabroff KR, Schrag D
Title: Regional variation in spending and survival for older adults with advanced cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 May 01
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 105(9):634-42
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Pancreas;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked DatabaseCancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Female;  Health Expenditures;  Hospitalization;  Humans;  Kaplan-Meier Estimate;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  Neoplasms;  Palliative Care;  Pancreatic Neoplasms;  Patient-Centered Care;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Lund JL, Stürmer T, Harlan LC, Sanoff HK, Sandler RS, Brookhart MA, Warren JL
Title: Identifying specific chemotherapeutic agents in Medicare data: a validation study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 May
Journal: Med Care 51(5):e27-34
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care StudiesSEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Female;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Han PK, Klabunde CN, Noone AM, Earle CC, Ayanian JZ, Ganz PA, Virgo KS, Potosky AL
Title: Physicians' beliefs about breast cancer surveillance testing are consistent with test overuse.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Apr
Journal: Med Care 51(4):315-23
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice;  Humans;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Middle Aged;  Physicians, Primary Care;  United States;  Unnecessary Procedures
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Authors: Fouad MN, Lee JY, Catalano PJ, Vogt TM, Zafar SY, West DW, Simon C, Klabunde CN, Kahn KL, Weeks JC, Kiefe CI
Title: Enrollment of patients with lung and colorectal cancers onto clinical trials.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Mar
Journal: J Oncol Pract 9(2):e40-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal;  Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cancer Care Facilities;  Clinical Trials as Topic;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Data Collection;  Demography;  Female;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Middle Aged;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Sex Factors;  Specialization;  Young Adult
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Authors: McLeod CC, Klabunde CN, Willis GB, Stark D
Title: Health care provider surveys in the United States, 2000-2010: a review.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Mar
Journal: Eval Health Prof 36(1):106-26
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Data Collection;  Health Personnel;  Humans;  Motivation;  Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);  Quality of Health Care;  Research Design;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Haggstrom DA, Klabunde CN, Smith JL, Yuan G
Title: Variation in primary care physicians' colorectal cancer screening recommendations by patient age and comorbidity.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jan
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 28(1):18-24
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Primary Health Care;  Professional Practice;  United States
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Authors: Parsons HM, Begun JW, McGovern PM, Tuttle TM, Kuntz KM, Virnig BA
Title: Hospital characteristics associated with maintenance or improvement of guideline-recommended lymph node evaluation for colon cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Jan
Journal: Med Care 51(1):60-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Female;  Hospital Bed Capacity;  Hospitals;  Hospitals, Teaching;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Ownership;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Quality Indicators, Health Care;  Residence Characteristics;  SEER Program;  Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy;  United States
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Authors: Butler EN, Chawla N, Lund J, Harlan LC, Warren JL, Yabroff KR
Title: Patterns of colorectal cancer care in the United States and Canada: a systematic review.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2013(46):13-35
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Canada;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Humans;  Quality of Health Care;  Survival Analysis;  Terminal Care;  United States
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Authors: Chawla N, Butler EN, Lund J, Warren JL, Harlan LC, Yabroff KR
Title: Patterns of colorectal cancer care in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2013(46):36-61
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Australia;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Delivery of Health Care;  Europe;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  New Zealand;  Quality of Health Care;  Registries;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Terminal Care;  Young Adult
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Authors: Gigli A, Warren JL, Yabroff KR, Francisci S, Stedman M, Guzzinati S, Giusti F, Miccinesi G, Crocetti E, Angiolini C, Mariotto A
Title: Initial treatment for newly diagnosed elderly colorectal cancer patients: patterns of care in Italy and the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2013(46):88-98
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care StudiesSEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Cohort Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Delivery of Health Care;  Female;  Health Expenditures;  Humans;  Italy;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Chang CM, Warren JL, Engels EA
Title: Chronic fatigue syndrome and subsequent risk of cancer among elderly US adults.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Dec 01
Journal: Cancer 118(23):5929-36
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic;  Female;  Humans;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Odds Ratio;  Risk;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Willis GB, McLeod CC, Dillman DA, Johnson TP, Greene SM, Brown ML
Title: Improving the quality of surveys of physicians and medical groups: a research agenda.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Dec
Journal: Eval Health Prof 35(4):477-506
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Consensus Development Conferences as Topic;  Group Practice;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Quality Improvement;  Research Design;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Dowling E, Rodriguez J, Ekwueme DU, Meissner H, Soni A, Lerro C, Willis G, Forsythe LP, Borowski L, Virgo KS
Title: The Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) experiences with cancer survivorship supplement.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Dec
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 6(4):407-19
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health Economics Research on Cancer Interagency Consortium (HEROiC)Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) - Experiences with Cancer Survivorship Supplement
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Data Collection;  Expert Testimony;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Health Policy;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Survival Rate;  Survivors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Dansky Ullmann C, Harlan LC, Shavers VL, Stevens JL
Title: A population-based study of therapy and survival for patients with head and neck cancer treated in the community.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Sep 15
Journal: Cancer 118(18):4452-61
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Head and Neck
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Antibodies, Monoclonal;  Antibodies, Monoclonal, Humanized;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Cetuximab;  Cisplatin;  Female;  Head and Neck Neoplasms;  Hospitals, Community;  Humans;  Laryngeal Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Mouth Neoplasms;  Oropharyngeal Neoplasms;  Prognosis;  SEER Program;  Taxoids;  Young Adult
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Authors: Keegan TH, Lichtensztajn DY, Kato I, Kent EE, Wu XC, West MM, Hamilton AS, Zebrack B, Bellizzi KM, Smith AW, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group (Agha G, Cruz M, Schwartz SM, Shellenberger M, Janes T, Kato I, Bankowski A, Stock M, Wu XC, Chen V, Tompkins B, Keegan T, Allen L, Loya Z, Hussain K, Lynch CF, West MM, Odle LA, Hamilton A, Zelaya J, Lo M, Trinidad U, Harlan LC, Smith AW, Stringer SM, Keel G, Potosky A, Bellizzi K, Albritton K, Link M, Zebrack B)
Title: Unmet adolescent and young adult cancer survivors information and service needs: a population-based cancer registry study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Sep
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 6(3):239-50
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Testis;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Health Services Accessibility;  Health Services Needs and Demand;  Humans;  Information Services;  Male;  Needs Assessment;  Neoplasms;  Quality of Life;  Registries;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Zapka J, Klabunde CN, Taplin S, Yuan G, Ransohoff D, Kobrin S
Title: Screening colonoscopy in the US: attitudes and practices of primary care physicians.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Sep
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 27(9):1150-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Physicians, Family;  Physicians, Primary Care;  United States
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Authors: Shebl FM, Warren JL, Eggers PW, Engels EA
Title: Cancer risk among elderly persons with end-stage renal disease: a population-based case-control study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jul 26
Journal: BMC Nephrol 13():65
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Female;  Humans;  Kidney Failure, Chronic;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Population Surveillance;  Risk Factors
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Authors: Baxter NN, Warren JL, Barrett MJ, Stukel TA, Doria-Rose VP
Title: Association between colonoscopy and colorectal cancer mortality in a US cohort according to site of cancer and colonoscopist specialty.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jul 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 30(21):2664-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Case-Control Studies;  Cohort Studies;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Gastroenterology;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicare;  Middle Aged;  Odds Ratio;  Risk Assessment;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Parsons HM, Harlan LC, Lynch CF, Hamilton AS, Wu XC, Kato I, Schwartz SM, Smith AW, Keel G, Keegan TH
Title: Impact of cancer on work and education among adolescent and young adult cancer survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jul 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 30(19):2393-400
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Testis;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Educational Status;  Employment;  Humans;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasms;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Rueth NM, Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Groth SS, Virnig BA, Tuttle TM, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J
Title: Surgical treatment of lung cancer: predicting postoperative morbidity in the elderly population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jun
Journal: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143(6):1314-23
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Hospital Mortality;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasm Staging;  Odds Ratio;  Patient Selection;  Pneumonectomy;  Postoperative Complications;  Risk Assessment;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Time Factors;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Shapiro JA, Klabunde CN, Thompson TD, Nadel MR, Seeff LC, White A
Title: Patterns of colorectal cancer test use, including CT colonography, in the 2010 National Health Interview Survey.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jun
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21(6):895-904
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Colonography, Computed Tomographic;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Prevalence;  United States
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Authors: Fairfield KM, Murray KM, Wierman HR, Han PK, Hallen S, Miesfeldt S, Trimble EL, Warren JL, Earle CC
Title: Disparities in hospice care among older women dying with ovarian cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Apr
Journal: Gynecol Oncol 125(1):14-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Americans;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Health Services for the Aged;  Healthcare Disparities;  Hospice Care;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Medicare;  Minority Groups;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Poverty;  Referral and Consultation;  Registries;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Han PK, Lee M, Reeve BB, Mariotto AB, Wang Z, Hays RD, Yabroff KR, Topor M, Feuer EJ
Title: Development of a prognostic model for six-month mortality in older adults with declining health.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Mar
Journal: J Pain Symptom Manage 43(3):527-39
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (SEER-MHOS)
Keywords: Activities of Daily Living;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Algorithms;  Comorbidity;  Ethnic Groups;  Female;  Health Status;  Humans;  Kaplan-Meier Estimate;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Models, Statistical;  Mortality;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Prognosis;  Quality of Life;  Reproducibility of Results;  Sex Factors;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Marcus PM, Han PK, Richards TB, Vernon SW, Yuan G, Silvestri GA
Title: Lung cancer screening practices of primary care physicians: results from a national survey.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Mar-Apr
Journal: Ann Fam Med 10(2):102-10
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Clinical Competence;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Harlan L, Zeruto C, Abrams J, Mann B
Title: Patterns of care and survival for patients with glioblastoma multiforme diagnosed during 2006.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Mar
Journal: Neuro Oncol 14(3):351-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Brain & Other Nervous System
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating;  Brain Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Dacarbazine;  Female;  Glioblastoma;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Patient Care;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Title: Cancer screening - United States, 2010.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jan 27
Journal: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61(3):41-5
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Educational Status;  Female;  Health Behavior;  Health Services Accessibility;  Healthy People Programs;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Sex Factors;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Leach CR, Klabunde CN, Alfano CM, Smith JL, Rowland JH
Title: Physician over-recommendation of mammography for terminally ill women.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2012 Jan 01
Journal: Cancer 118(1):27-37
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Guidelines as Topic;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Mammography;  Middle Aged;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Terminally Ill
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Authors: Riley GF, Warren JL, Harlan LC, Blackwell SA
Title: Endocrine therapy use among elderly hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients enrolled in Medicare Part D.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Dec 13
Journal: Medicare Medicaid Res Rev 1(4):
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Aromatase Inhibitors;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cost Sharing;  Drug Costs;  Female;  Financing, Personal;  Humans;  Medicare Part D;  Medication Adherence;  Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators;  United States
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Authors: Harlan LC, Lynch CF, Ballard-Barbash R, Zeruto C
Title: Trends in the treatment and survival for local and regional cutaneous melanoma in a US population-based study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Dec
Journal: Melanoma Res 21(6):547-54
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Skin
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Melanoma;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Invasiveness;  Neoplasm Staging;  Population;  SEER Program;  Skin Neoplasms;  Survival Rate;  Tumor Burden;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Potosky AL, Han PK, Rowland J, Klabunde CN, Smith T, Aziz N, Earle C, Ayanian JZ, Ganz PA, Stefanek M
Title: Differences between primary care physicians' and oncologists' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding the care of cancer survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Dec
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 26(12):1403-10
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Medicine;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Physicians;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Survivors
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Zapka J, Klabunde CN, Yuan G, Buckman DW, Haggstrom D, Clauser SB, Miller J, Taplin SH
Title: Systems strategies to support cancer screening in U.S. primary care practice.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Dec
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20(12):2471-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal;  Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  United States
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Authors: Parsons HM, Harlan LC, Seibel NL, Stevens JL, Keegan TH
Title: Clinical trial participation and time to treatment among adolescents and young adults with cancer: does age at diagnosis or insurance make a difference?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Oct 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 29(30):4045-53
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Clinical Trials as Topic;  Female;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Patient Selection;  Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma;  Research Subjects;  SEER Program;  Sarcoma;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Fairfield KM, Murray K, Lucas FL, Wierman HR, Earle CC, Trimble EL, Small L, Warren JL
Title: Completion of adjuvant chemotherapy and use of health services for older women with epithelial ovarian cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Oct 10
Journal: J Clin Oncol 29(29):3921-6
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Health Services;  Humans;  Medicare;  Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Benard VB, Saraiya MS, Soman A, Roland KB, Yabroff KR, Miller J
Title: Cancer screening practices among physicians in the national breast and cervical cancer early detection program.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Oct
Journal: J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20(10):1479-84
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicaid;  Medically Uninsured;  Middle Aged;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  United States;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Young Adult
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Authors: Harlan LC, Lynch CF, Keegan TH, Hamilton AS, Wu XC, Kato I, West MM, Cress RD, Schwartz SM, Smith AW, Deapen D, Stringer SM, Potosky AL, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group
Title: Recruitment and follow-up of adolescent and young adult cancer survivors: the AYA HOPE Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Sep
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 5(3):305-14
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Testis;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Algorithms;  Continuity of Patient Care;  Data Collection;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Patient Participation;  Patient Selection;  Psychology;  Quality of Life;  SEER Program;  Survivors;  Young Adult
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Authors: Bradley CJ, Lansdorp-Vogelaar I, Yabroff KR, Dahman B, Mariotto A, Feuer EJ, Brown ML
Title: Productivity savings from colorectal cancer prevention and control strategies.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Aug
Journal: Am J Prev Med 41(2):e5-e14
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Colorectal Neoplasms;  Computer Simulation;  Cost Savings;  Cost of Illness;  Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Efficiency;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Models, Economic;  Risk Factors;  United States
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Authors: Rueth NM, Parsons HM, Habermann EB, Groth SS, Virnig BA, Tuttle TM, Andrade RS, Maddaus MA, D'Cunha J
Title: The long-term impact of surgical complications after resection of stage I nonsmall cell lung cancer: a population-based survival analysis.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Aug
Journal: Ann Surg 254(2):368-74
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adenocarcinoma;  Adenocarcinoma, Bronchiolo-Alveolar;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Carcinoma, Squamous Cell;  Cause of Death;  Disease-Free Survival;  Female;  Hospital Mortality;  Humans;  Kaplan-Meier Estimate;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Neoplasm Staging;  Pneumonectomy;  Postoperative Complications;  Proportional Hazards Models;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Smith AW, Borowski LA, Liu B, Galuska DA, Signore C, Klabunde C, Huang TT, Krebs-Smith SM, Frank E, Pronk N, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: U.S. primary care physicians' diet-, physical activity-, and weight-related care of adult patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Jul
Journal: Am J Prev Med 41(1):33-42
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Body Weight;  Diet;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Motor Activity;  Obesity;  Overweight;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  United States
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Authors: Zujewski JA, Harlan LC, Morrell DM, Stevens JL
Title: Ductal carcinoma in situ: trends in treatment over time in the US.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 May
Journal: Breast Cancer Res Treat 127(1):251-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Breast Neoplasms;  Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating;  Female;  Humans;  Mastectomy;  Middle Aged;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Keating NL, Potosky AL, Ambs A, He Y, Hornbrook MC, Ganz PA
Title: A population-based assessment of specialty physician involvement in cancer clinical trials.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Mar 02
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 103(5):384-97
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal;  Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;  Clinical Trials as Topic;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Patient Selection;  Physician's Role;  Physician-Patient Relations;  Physicians;  Poisson Distribution;  Radiation Oncology;  Specialties, Surgical;  United States
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Authors: Zapka JM, Klabunde CN, Arora NK, Yuan G, Smith JL, Kobrin SC
Title: Physicians' colorectal cancer screening discussion and recommendation patterns.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Mar
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20(3):509-21
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Klabunde CN, Yuan G, McNeel TS, Brown ML, Casciotti D, Buckman DW, Taplin S
Title: Are physicians' recommendations for colorectal cancer screening guideline-consistent?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Feb
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 26(2):177-84
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Occult Blood;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Sigmoidoscopy
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Authors: Mariotto AB, Yabroff KR, Shao Y, Feuer EJ, Brown ML
Title: Projections of the cost of cancer care in the United States: 2010-2020.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2011 Jan 19
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 103(2):117-28
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Female;  Forecasting;  Health Care Costs;  Health Expenditures;  Humans;  Incidence;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Population Dynamics;  Prevalence;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Hadley J, Yabroff KR, Barrett MJ, Penson DF, Saigal CS, Potosky AL
Title: Comparative effectiveness of prostate cancer treatments: evaluating statistical adjustments for confounding in observational data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Dec 01
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 102(23):1780-93
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Confounding Factors (Epidemiology);  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasm Staging;  Observation;  Odds Ratio;  Propensity Score;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostatectomy;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic;  SEER Program;  Statistics as Topic;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Berkowitz Z, Saraiya M, Benard V, Yabroff KR
Title: Common abnormal results of pap and human papillomavirus cotesting: what physicians are recommending for management.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Dec
Journal: Obstet Gynecol 116(6):1332-40
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia;  DNA, Viral;  Data Collection;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Papillomaviridae;  Papillomavirus Infections;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Cronin KA, Harlan LC, Dodd KW, Abrams JS, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Population-based estimate of the prevalence of HER-2 positive breast cancer tumors for early stage patients in the US.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Nov
Journal: Cancer Invest 28(9):963-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: African Americans;  Asian Americans;  Breast Neoplasms;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasm Staging;  Population Surveillance;  Prevalence;  Receptor, ErbB-2;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Marcus PM, Silvestri GA, Han PK, Richards TB, Yuan G, Marcus SE, Vernon SW
Title: U.S. primary care physicians' lung cancer screening beliefs and recommendations.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Nov
Journal: Am J Prev Med 39(5):411-20
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Attitude of Health Personnel;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Evidence-Based Medicine;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Radiography, Thoracic;  Smoking;  Sputum;  Survival Rate;  Tomography, Spiral Computed;  United States
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Authors: Fairfield KM, Lucas FL, Earle CC, Small L, Trimble EL, Warren JL
Title: Regional variation in cancer-directed surgery and mortality among women with epithelial ovarian cancer in the Medicare population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Oct 15
Journal: Cancer 116(20):4840-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Healthcare Disparities;  Humans;  Medicare;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Dowling E, Yabroff KR, Mariotto A, McNeel T, Zeruto C, Buckman D
Title: Burden of illness in adult survivors of childhood cancers: findings from a population-based national sample.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Aug 01
Journal: Cancer 116(15):3712-21
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Child;  Efficiency;  Female;  Health Status;  Humans;  Male;  Neoplasms;  Population Surveillance;  Sickness Impact Profile;  Survivors
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Authors: Harlan LC, Zujewski JA, Goodman MT, Stevens JL
Title: Breast cancer in men in the United States: a population-based study of diagnosis, treatment, and survival.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Aug 01
Journal: Cancer 116(15):3558-68
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal;  Breast Neoplasms, Male;  Humans;  Male;  Marital Status;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms, Hormone-Dependent;  Population Surveillance;  Tamoxifen;  United States
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Authors: Nadel MR, Berkowitz Z, Klabunde CN, Smith RA, Coughlin SS, White MC
Title: Fecal occult blood testing beliefs and practices of U.S. primary care physicians: serious deviations from evidence-based recommendations.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Aug
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 25(8):833-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Clinical Competence;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Confidence Intervals;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Evidence-Based Medicine;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Immunohistochemistry;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Occult Blood;  Physicians, Primary Care;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Quality of Health Care;  United States
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Authors: Wiggins CL, Harlan LC, Nelson HE, Stevens JL, Willman CL, Libby EN, Hromas RA
Title: Age disparity in the dissemination of imatinib for treating chronic myeloid leukemia.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Aug
Journal: Am J Med 123(8):764.e1-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Benzamides;  Humans;  Imatinib Mesylate;  Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive;  Logistic Models;  Middle Aged;  Piperazines;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Pyrimidines;  SEER Program;  Social Class;  United States
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Authors: Doubeni CA, Laiyemo AO, Young AC, Klabunde CN, Reed G, Field TS, Fletcher RH
Title: Primary care, economic barriers to health care, and use of colorectal cancer screening tests among Medicare enrollees over time.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Jul-Aug
Journal: Ann Fam Med 8(4):299-307
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Confidence Intervals;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Health Status Disparities;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Male;  Medicare;  Multivariate Analysis;  Occult Blood;  Odds Ratio;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  Sigmoidoscopy;  United States
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Authors: Shavers VL, Jackson MC, Sheppard VB
Title: Racial/ethnic patterns of uptake of colorectal screening, National Health Interview Survey 2000-2008.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Jul
Journal: J Natl Med Assoc 102(7):621-35
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Continental Population Groups;  Female;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Occult Blood;  Residence Characteristics;  United States
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Authors: Saraiya M, Berkowitz Z, Yabroff KR, Wideroff L, Kobrin S, Benard V
Title: Cervical cancer screening with both human papillomavirus and Papanicolaou testing vs Papanicolaou testing alone: what screening intervals are physicians recommending?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Jun 14
Journal: Arch Intern Med 170(11):977-85
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Female;  Humans;  Incidence;  Mass Screening;  Office Visits;  Papanicolaou Test;  Papillomaviridae;  Papillomavirus Infections;  Patient Compliance;  Physician's Role;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Reproducibility of Results;  Retrospective Studies;  Time Factors;  Tumor Virus Infections;  United States;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Rogers SO Jr, Gray SW, Landrum MB, Klabunde CN, Kahn KL, Fletcher RH, Clauser S, Tisnado D, Doucette W, Keating NL
Title: Variations in surgeon treatment recommendations for lobectomy in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer by patient age and comorbidity.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Jun
Journal: Ann Surg Oncol 17(6):1581-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Algorithms;  Boston;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Comorbidity;  Decision Making;  Female;  General Surgery;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Pneumonectomy;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive;  Regression Analysis;  Risk Factors;  Severity of Illness Index;  Smoking;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Thoracic Surgery
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Authors: The Cancer Research Network HMO
Title: The HMO Cancer Research Network: Capacity, Collaboration, & Investigation
Type: Report
Date: 2010 Apr
Report: NIH Publication No. 10-6448
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN);  Patient-centered Care & Communication
Keywords: none
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Authors: Meissner HI, Tiro JA, Yabroff KR, Haggstrom DA, Coughlin SS
Title: Too much of a good thing? Physician practices and patient willingness for less frequent pap test screening intervals.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Mar
Journal: Med Care 48(3):249-59
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Attitude to Health;  Evidence-Based Medicine;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Mass Screening;  Medicaid;  Medicine;  Middle Aged;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Doubeni CA, Laiyemo AO, Klabunde CN, Young AC, Field TS, Fletcher RH
Title: Racial and ethnic trends of colorectal cancer screening among Medicare enrollees.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Feb
Journal: Am J Prev Med 38(2):184-91
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Continental Population Groups;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Health Services Accessibility;  Healthy People Programs;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicare;  United States
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Authors: Dowling EC, Klabunde C, Patnick J, Ballard-Barbash R, International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN) (Quaine J, Lang A, Silva Correa R, Onysko J, Svoboknik A, Lynge E, Malia N, Anttila A, Sancho-Garnier H, Deitz D, Boncz I, Sigurdsson K, O'Brien T, Rennert G, Paci E, Saito H, Scharpantgen A, Lee WC, Fracheboud J, Cox B, Hofvind S, Bulliard JL, Fidaner C, Moss S, Walker R, Pou G)
Title: Breast and cervical cancer screening programme implementation in 16 countries.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010
Journal: J Med Screen 17(3):139-46
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Young Adult
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Saraiya M, Meissner HI, Haggstrom DA, Wideroff L, Yuan G, Berkowitz Z, Davis WW, Benard VB, Coughlin SS
Title: Specialty differences in primary care physician reports of papanicolaou test screening practices: a national survey, 2006 to 2007.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Nov 03
Journal: Ann Intern Med 151(9):602-11
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Cross-Sectional Studies;  Early Detection of Cancer;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Gynecology;  Humans;  Internal Medicine;  Obstetrics;  Papanicolaou Test;  Physicians, Family;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  United States;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Osswald M, Harlan LC, Penson D, Stevens JL, Clegg LX
Title: Treatment of a population based sample of men diagnosed with testicular cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Nov-Dec
Journal: Urol Oncol 27(6):604-10
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Testis
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Child;  Child, Preschool;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Follow-Up Studies;  Germinoma;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Infant;  Infant, Newborn;  Lymph Node Excision;  Lymphatic Metastasis;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Orchiectomy;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Radiotherapy;  Retroperitoneal Space;  SEER Program;  Seminoma;  Survival Rate;  Testicular Neoplasms;  Treatment Outcome;  United States;  Young Adult
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Ambs A, Keating NL, He Y, Doucette WR, Tisnado D, Clauser S, Kahn KL
Title: The role of primary care physicians in cancer care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Sep
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 24(9):1029-36
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal;  Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Continuity of Patient Care;  Data Collection;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Physician's Role;  Physician-Patient Relations;  Physicians, Family
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Authors: Anderson LA, Gadalla S, Morton LM, Landgren O, Pfeiffer R, Warren JL, Berndt SI, Ricker W, Parsons R, Engels EA
Title: Population-based study of autoimmune conditions and the risk of specific lymphoid malignancies.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jul 15
Journal: Int J Cancer 125(2):398-405
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Autoimmune Diseases;  Case-Control Studies;  Female;  Humans;  Lymphoma;  Male;  Population Surveillance
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Lanier D, Nadel MR, McLeod C, Yuan G, Vernon SW
Title: Colorectal cancer screening by primary care physicians: recommendations and practices, 2006-2007.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jul
Journal: Am J Prev Med 37(1):8-16
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Attitude of Health Personnel;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Confidence Intervals;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Physician's Role;  Physicians, Family;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  Risk Assessment;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States
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Authors: Shavers VL, Harlan LC, Jackson M, Robinson J
Title: Racial/ethnic patterns of care for pancreatic cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jul
Journal: J Palliat Med 12(7):623-30
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Pancreas
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Continental Population Groups;  Ethnic Groups;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Pancreatic Neoplasms;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Wang CY, Baldwin LM, Saver BG, Dobie SA, Green PK, Cai Y, Klabunde CN
Title: The contribution of longitudinal comorbidity measurements to survival analysis.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jul
Journal: Med Care 47(7):813-21
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Cause of Death;  Comorbidity;  Data Collection;  Data Interpretation, Statistical;  Female;  Geriatric Assessment;  Health Services Research;  Health Status;  Health Status Indicators;  Humans;  Likelihood Functions;  Longitudinal Studies;  Male;  Medicare;  Multivariate Analysis;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Research Design;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Warren JL, Banthin J, Schrag D, Mariotto A, Lawrence W, Meekins A, Topor M, Brown ML
Title: Comparison of approaches for estimating prevalence costs of care for cancer patients: what is the impact of data source?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jul
Journal: Med Care 47(7 Suppl 1):S64-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Case-Control Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Health Care Costs;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Medicare;  Models, Econometric;  Neoplasms;  Prevalence;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Warren JL, Schrag D, Mariotto A, Meekins A, Topor M, Brown ML
Title: Comparison of approaches for estimating incidence costs of care for colorectal cancer patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jul
Journal: Med Care 47(7 Suppl 1):S56-63
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Incidence;  Male;  Medicare;  Models, Econometric;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Gadgeel SM, Harlan LC, Zeruto CA, Osswald M, Schwartz AG
Title: Patterns of care in a population-based sample of soft tissue sarcoma patients in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jun 15
Journal: Cancer 115(12):2744-54
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Factors;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Extremities;  Female;  Genital Neoplasms, Female;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Population Surveillance;  SEER Program;  Sarcoma;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Miller DC, Saigal CS, Warren JL, Leventhal M, Deapen D, Banerjee M, Lai J, Hanley J, Litwin MS
Title: External validation of a claims-based algorithm for classifying kidney-cancer surgeries.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jun 06
Journal: BMC Health Serv Res 9():92
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Renal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Algorithms;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Kidney Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Nephrectomy;  Predictive Value of Tests;  SEER Program;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  United States
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Authors: Cronin KA, Miglioretti DL, Krapcho M, Yu B, Geller BM, Carney PA, Onega T, Feuer EJ, Breen N, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Bias associated with self-report of prior screening mammography.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jun
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18(6):1699-705
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Bias;  Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Registries;  Vermont
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Authors: Harlan LC, Klabunde CN, Ambs AH, Gibson T, Bernstein L, McTiernan A, Meeske K, Baumgartner KB, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Comorbidities, therapy, and newly diagnosed conditions for women with early stage breast cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jun
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 3(2):89-98
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle Study (HEAL)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Case-Control Studies;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Gallbladder Diseases;  Humans;  Hypertension;  Los Angeles;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  New Mexico;  Thyroid Diseases;  Washington
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Harlan L, Stevens J, Martin A
Title: Patterns of care in adults with renal cell carcinoma: findings in a population based sample.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jun
Journal: J Urol 181(6):2462-8; discussion 2469
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Renal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Carcinoma, Renal Cell;  Female;  Humans;  Kidney Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Nephrectomy
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Authors: Meeske KA, Sullivan-Halley J, Smith AW, McTiernan A, Baumgartner KB, Harlan LC, Bernstein L
Title: Risk factors for arm lymphedema following breast cancer diagnosis in Black women and White women.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jan
Journal: Breast Cancer Res Treat 113(2):383-91
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle Study (HEAL)
Keywords: Adult;  African Americans;  Age Factors;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Arm;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cohort Studies;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Comorbidity;  Contraceptives, Oral;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Hypertension;  Infection;  Lymph Node Excision;  Lymphedema;  Middle Aged;  Obesity;  Radiotherapy;  Risk Factors
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Authors: Meissner HI, Yabroff KR, Dodd KW, Leader AE, Ballard-Barbash R, Berrigan D
Title: Are patterns of health behavior associated with cancer screening?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009 Jan-Feb
Journal: Am J Health Promot 23(3):168-75
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Age Factors;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Diagnostic Tests, Routine;  Diet;  Family Characteristics;  Female;  Health Behavior;  Health Care Surveys;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Life Style;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Patient Compliance;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
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Authors: Hofvind S, Yankaskas BC, Bulliard JL, Klabunde CN, Fracheboud J
Title: Comparing interval breast cancer rates in Norway and North Carolina: results and challenges.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2009
Journal: J Med Screen 16(3):131-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  North Carolina;  Norway
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Authors: Anderson LA, Pfeiffer R, Warren JL, Landgren O, Gadalla S, Berndt SI, Ricker W, Parsons R, Wheeler W, Engels EA
Title: Hematopoietic malignancies associated with viral and alcoholic hepatitis.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Nov
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17(11):3069-75
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;  Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Female;  Hematologic Neoplasms;  Hepatitis B;  Hepatitis C;  Hepatitis, Alcoholic;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Prevalence;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Riley GF, Warren JL, Potosky AL, Klabunde CN, Harlan LC, Osswald MB
Title: Comparison of cancer diagnosis and treatment in Medicare fee-for-service and managed care plans.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Oct
Journal: Med Care 46(10):1108-15
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Fee-for-Service Plans;  Female;  Geography;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Managed Care Programs;  Medicare Part B;  Medicare Part C;  Neoplasm Staging;  Population Surveillance;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States;  Utilization Review
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Authors: Trimble EL, Harlan LC, Gius D, Stevens J, Schwartz SM
Title: Patterns of care for women with cervical cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Aug 15
Journal: Cancer 113(4):743-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Clinical Trials as Topic;  Female;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Patient Care;  Professional Practice;  Survival Rate;  United States;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
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Authors: Robinson JM, Shavers V
Title: The role of health insurance coverage in cancer screening utilization.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Aug
Journal: J Health Care Poor Underserved 19(3):842-56
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Male;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Medically Uninsured;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Occult Blood;  Prostate-Specific Antigen;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Sex Factors;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Mariotto AB, Feuer E, Brown ML
Title: Projections of the costs associated with colorectal cancer care in the United States, 2000-2020.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Aug
Journal: Health Econ 17(8):947-59
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Colorectal Neoplasms;  Forecasting;  Health Care Costs;  Humans;  Prevalence;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Mariotto AB, Meekins A, Topor M, Brown ML
Title: Current and future utilization of services from medical oncologists.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Jul 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 26(19):3242-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Chi-Square Distribution;  Female;  Health Services Needs and Demand;  Humans;  Incidence;  Male;  Medical Oncology;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Prevalence;  Registries;  SEER Program;  United States;  Utilization Review
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Authors: Shapiro JA, Seeff LC, Thompson TD, Nadel MR, Klabunde CN, Vernon SW
Title: Colorectal cancer test use from the 2005 National Health Interview Survey.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Jul
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17(7):1623-30
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Confidence Intervals;  Female;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Morbidity;  Retrospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  Sex Distribution;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Yabroff KR, Meekins A, Topor M, Lamont EB, Brown ML
Title: Evaluation of trends in the cost of initial cancer treatment.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Jun 18
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 100(12):888-97
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Hospital Costs;  Humans;  Linear Models;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Population Dynamics;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Cronin-Fenton DP, Mooney MM, Clegg LX, Harlan LC
Title: Treatment and survival in a population-based sample of patients diagnosed with gastroesophageal adenocarcinoma.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 May 28
Journal: World J Gastroenterol 14(20):3165-73
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Gastric
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adenocarcinoma;  Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Community Health Services;  Esophageal Neoplasms;  Evidence-Based Medicine;  Female;  Healthcare Disparities;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Patient Selection;  Population Surveillance;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Proportional Hazards Models;  Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic;  Registries;  Stomach Neoplasms;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Keating NL, Landrum MB, Klabunde CN, Fletcher RH, Rogers SO, Doucette WR, Tisnado D, Clauser S, Kahn KL
Title: Adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer: do physicians agree about the importance of patient age and comorbidity?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 May 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 26(15):2532-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Decision Making;  Female;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Physicians
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Lamont EB, Mariotto A, Warren JL, Topor M, Meekins A, Brown ML
Title: Cost of care for elderly cancer patients in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 May 07
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 100(9):630-41
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Brain & Other Nervous System;  Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal;  Corpus Uteri;  Esophagus;  Gastric;  Head and Neck;  Leukemia;  Liver;  Lung;  Lymphoma;  Ovary;  Pancreas;  Prostate;  Renal;  Urinary Bladder
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Harlan LC, Clegg LX, Ballard-Barbash R, Stevens J, Weaver DL
Title: Is mode of breast cancer detection associated with cancer treatment in the United States?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Mar 01
Journal: Cancer 112(5):1011-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Female;  Hospital Bed Capacity;  Hospitals, Private;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mastectomy;  Middle Aged;  Registries;  Retrospective Studies;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Stroup AM, Harlan LC, Trimble EL
Title: Demographic, clinical, and treatment trends among women diagnosed with vulvar cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Mar
Journal: Gynecol Oncol 108(3):577-83
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Age Distribution;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Diagnosis-Related Groups;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Registries;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States;  Vulvar Neoplasms;  Women's Health
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Authors: Dobie SA, Warren JL, Matthews B, Schwartz D, Baldwin LM, Billingsley K
Title: Survival benefits and trends in use of adjuvant therapy among elderly stage II and III rectal cancer patients in the general population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Feb 15
Journal: Cancer 112(4):789-99
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Female;  Health Services for the Aged;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;  Rectal Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Ambs A, Warren JL, Bellizzi KM, Topor M, Haffer SC, Clauser SB
Title: Overview of the SEER--Medicare Health Outcomes Survey linked dataset.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Summer
Journal: Health Care Financ Rev 29(4):5-21
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (SEER-MHOS)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Comorbidity;  Cooperative Behavior;  Database Management Systems;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Managed Care Programs;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Program Evaluation;  Quality of Life;  SEER Program;  Sickness Impact Profile;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Smith AW, Reeve BB, Bellizzi KM, Harlan LC, Klabunde CN, Amsellem M, Bierman AS, Hays RD
Title: Cancer, comorbidities, and health-related quality of life of older adults.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Summer
Journal: Health Care Financ Rev 29(4):41-56
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (SEER-MHOS)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Comorbidity;  Demography;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Managed Care Programs;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Poisson Distribution;  Prevalence;  Quality of Life;  SEER Program;  Sickness Impact Profile;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Warren JL, Brown ML
Title: Costs of cancer care in the USA: a descriptive review.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Nov
Journal: Nat Clin Pract Oncol 4(11):643-56
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Costs and Cost Analysis;  Health Care Costs;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance, Health;  Neoplasms;  United States
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Authors: Haas JS, Fitzmaurice G, Brawarsky P, Liang SY, Hiatt RA, Klabunde CN, Brown ML, Phillips KA
Title: Association of regional variation in primary care physicians' colorectal cancer screening recommendations with individual use of colorectal cancer screening.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Oct
Journal: Prev Chronic Dis 4(4):A90
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Primary Health Care;  Professional Practice Location;  Referral and Consultation;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Legler JM, Warren JL, Baldwin LM, Schrag D
Title: A refined comorbidity measurement algorithm for claims-based studies of breast, prostate, colorectal, and lung cancer patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Aug
Journal: Ann Epidemiol 17(8):584-90
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Prostate;  Colorectal;  Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Algorithms;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare Part A;  Medicare Part B;  Neoplasm Staging;  Prognosis;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Reproducibility of Results;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, McNeel TS, Waldron WR, Davis WW, Brown ML, Clauser S, Lawrence WF
Title: Health limitations and quality of life associated with cancer and other chronic diseases by phase of care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Jul
Journal: Med Care 45(7):629-37
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Case-Control Studies;  Chronic Disease;  Female;  Health Status;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Quality of Life;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Time Factors
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Authors: Arora NK, Hamilton AS, Potosky AL, Rowland JH, Aziz NM, Bellizzi KM, Klabunde CN, McLaughlin W, Stevens J
Title: Population-based survivorship research using cancer registries: a study of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma survivors.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Mar
Journal: J Cancer Surviv 1(1):49-63
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Experience of Care & Health Outcomes of Survivors of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (ECHOS-NHL) Study
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Female;  Health Status;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Los Angeles;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Quality of Life;  Registries;  Research Design;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Survivors;  Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Zeliadt SB, Etzioni R, Ramsey SD, Penson DF, Potosky AL
Title: Trends in treatment costs for localized prostate cancer: the healthy screenee effect.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Feb
Journal: Med Care 45(2):154-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Health Expenditures;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicare;  Prostate-Specific Antigen;  Prostatic Neoplasms
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Davis WW, Lamont EB, Fahey A, Topor M, Brown ML, Warren JL
Title: Patient time costs associated with cancer care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Jan 03
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 99(1):14-23
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Corpus Uteri;  Gastric;  Head and Neck;  Lung;  Ovary;  Prostate;  Renal;  Urinary Bladder
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Cost of Illness;  Female;  Health Resources;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Patients;  SEER Program;  Time;  United States;  Utilization Review
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Authors: Breen N, Yabroff KR, Meissner HI
Title: What proportion of breast cancers are detected by mammography in the United States?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007
Journal: Cancer Detect Prev 31(3):220-4
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Educational Status;  Female;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Income;  Logistic Models;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Patient Acceptance of Health Care;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Freedman A, Brown ML, Ballard-Barbash R, McNeel T, Taplin S
Title: Trends in abnormal cancer screening results in the United States of America.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007
Journal: J Med Screen 14(2):67-72
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Health Care Surveys;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Papanicolaou Test;  Prevalence;  United States;  Uterine Cervical Neoplasms;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Zeliadt SB, Potosky AL, Penson DF, Etzioni R
Title: Survival benefit associated with adjuvant androgen deprivation therapy combined with radiotherapy for high- and low-risk patients with nonmetastatic prostate cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Oct 01
Journal: Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66(2):395-402
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Androgen Antagonists;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Humans;  Male;  Neoplasm Staging;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Survival Analysis
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Authors: Cronin DP, Harlan LC, Potosky AL, Clegg LX, Stevens JL, Mooney MM
Title: Patterns of care for adjuvant therapy in a random population-based sample of patients diagnosed with colorectal cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Oct
Journal: Am J Gastroenterol 101(10):2308-18
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Harlan LC, Warren JL
Title: Data sources for measuring comorbidity: a comparison of hospital records and medicare claims for cancer patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Oct
Journal: Med Care 44(10):921-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care StudiesSEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Hospitals;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Male;  Medical Audit;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program
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Authors: Bulliard JL, Sasieni P, Klabunde C, De Landtsheer JP, Yankaskas BC, Fracheboud J
Title: Methodological issues in international comparison of interval breast cancers.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Sep 01
Journal: Int J Cancer 119(5):1158-63
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Incidental Findings;  International Cooperation;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged
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Authors: Baldwin LM, Klabunde CN, Green P, Barlow W, Wright G
Title: In search of the perfect comorbidity measure for use with administrative claims data: does it exist?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Aug
Journal: Med Care 44(8):745-53
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Male;  Medicare;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program
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Authors: Harlan LC, Clegg LX, Abrams J, Stevens JL, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Community-based use of chemotherapy and hormonal therapy for early-stage breast cancer: 1987-2000.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Feb 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 24(6):872-7
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Anthracyclines;  Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Biomarkers, Tumor;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Drug Prescriptions;  Female;  Humans;  Lymphatic Metastasis;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Receptors, Estrogen;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators;  Tamoxifen
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Authors: Earle CC, Schrag D, Neville BA, Yabroff KR, Topor M, Fahey A, Trimble EL, Bodurka DC, Bristow RE, Carney M, Warren JL
Title: Effect of surgeon specialty on processes of care and outcomes for ovarian cancer patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Feb 01
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 98(3):172-80
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Analysis of Variance;  Confidence Intervals;  Female;  General Surgery;  Gynecology;  Humans;  Lymph Node Excision;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  Odds Ratio;  Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Ovariectomy;  Proportional Hazards Models;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  Survival Rate;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Schrag D, Earle C, Xu F, Panageas KS, Yabroff KR, Bristow RE, Trimble EL, Warren JL
Title: Associations between hospital and surgeon procedure volumes and patient outcomes after ovarian cancer resection.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Feb 01
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 98(3):163-71
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Confidence Intervals;  Female;  Gynecologic Surgical Procedures;  Hospital Mortality;  Hospitals;  Humans;  Length of Stay;  Medicare;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Ovariectomy;  Quality Indicators, Health Care;  Risk Adjustment;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  Survival Rate;  Time Factors;  Treatment Outcome;  United States;  Workload
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Authors: Mariotto AB, Feuer EJ, Harlan LC, Abrams J
Title: Dissemination of adjuvant multiagent chemotherapy and tamoxifen for breast cancer in the United States using estrogen receptor information: 1975-1999.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 7-15
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Diffusion of Innovation;  Female;  Humans;  Meta-Analysis as Topic;  Middle Aged;  Models, Statistical;  Neoplasm Staging;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Receptors, Estrogen;  SEER Program;  Survival Rate;  Tamoxifen;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Harlan LC, Greene AL, Clegg LX, Mooney M, Stevens JL, Brown ML
Title: Insurance status and the use of guideline therapy in the treatment of selected cancers.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Dec 20
Journal: J Clin Oncol 23(36):9079-88
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Cervical;  Colorectal;  Corpus Uteri;  Lung;  Ovary;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Insurance Coverage;  Male;  Medicaid;  Medically Uninsured;  Medicare;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Weaver DL, Bocklage T, Key CR, Platz CE, Cronin KA, Ballard-Barbash R, Willey SC, Harlan LC
Title: The frequency of ipsilateral second tumors after breast-conserving surgery for DCIS: a population based analysis.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Nov 01
Journal: Cancer 104(9):1840-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating;  Cohort Studies;  Disease-Free Survival;  Female;  Humans;  Mastectomy, Segmental;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Recurrence, Local;  Population Surveillance;  Prognosis;  Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Berry DA, Cronin KA, Plevritis SK, Fryback DG, Clarke L, Zelen M, Mandelblatt JS, Yakovlev AY, Habbema JD, Feuer EJ, Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network (CISNET) Collaborators
Title: Effect of screening and adjuvant therapy on mortality from breast cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Oct 27
Journal: N Engl J Med 353(17):1784-92
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Female;  Humans;  Incidence;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Models, Statistical;  Neoplasm Staging;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  Tamoxifen;  United States
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Authors: Edwards BK, Brown ML, Wingo PA, Howe HL, Ward E, Ries LA, Schrag D, Jamison PM, Jemal A, Wu XC, Friedman C, Harlan L, Warren J, Anderson RN, Pickle LW
Title: Annual report to the nation on the status of cancer, 1975-2002, featuring population-based trends in cancer treatment.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Oct 05
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 97(19):1407-27
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Lung;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Age Distribution;  American Cancer Society;  Breast Neoplasms;  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.);  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Confounding Factors (Epidemiology);  Ethnic Groups;  Evidence-Based Medicine;  Female;  Forecasting;  Humans;  Incidence;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medical Records Systems, Computerized;  Mortality;  National Institutes of Health (U.S.);  Neoplasms;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Population Surveillance;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Prevalence;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Quality of Health Care;  Registries;  SEER Program;  Sex Distribution;  United States
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Authors: Baldwin LM, Dobie SA, Billingsley K, Cai Y, Wright GE, Dominitz JA, Barlow W, Warren JL, Taplin SH
Title: Explaining black-white differences in receipt of recommended colon cancer treatment.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Aug 17
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 97(16):1211-20
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Americans;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Cohort Studies;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Comorbidity;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Length of Stay;  Male;  Medicare;  Odds Ratio;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Retrospective Studies;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Severity of Illness Index;  Social Support;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Warren JL, Knopf K, Davis WW, Brown ML
Title: Estimating patient time costs associated with colorectal cancer care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Jul
Journal: Med Care 43(7):640-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Costs and Cost Analysis;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Medicare;  SEER Program;  Time;  Travel;  United States
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Authors: Cronin DP, Harlan LC, Clegg LX, Stevens JL, Yuan G, Davis TA
Title: Patterns of care in a population-based random sample of patients diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Jun
Journal: Hematol Oncol 23(2):73-81
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lymphoma
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antibodies, Monoclonal;  Antibodies, Monoclonal, Murine-Derived;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Cause of Death;  Community Health Services;  Female;  Humans;  Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;  Registries;  Risk Factors;  Rituximab
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Authors: Trimble EL, Harlan LC, Clegg LX, Stevens JL
Title: Pre-operative imaging, surgery and adjuvant therapy for women diagnosed with cancer of the corpus uteri in community practice in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Mar
Journal: Gynecol Oncol 96(3):741-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Corpus Uteri
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adenocarcinoma;  Adult;  African Continental Ancestry Group;  Aged;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Endometrial Neoplasms;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Preoperative Care;  Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;  SEER Program
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Authors: Nadel MR, Shapiro JA, Klabunde CN, Seeff LC, Uhler R, Smith RA, Ransohoff DF
Title: A national survey of primary care physicians' methods for screening for fecal occult blood.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 Jan 18
Journal: Ann Intern Med 142(2):86-94
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Occult Blood;  Physicians, Family;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  United States
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Authors: Reid BC, Warren JL, Rozier G
Title: Comorbidity and early diagnosis of head and neck cancer in a Medicare population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Dec
Journal: Am J Prev Med 27(5):373-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Head and Neck
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chi-Square Distribution;  Comorbidity;  Early Diagnosis;  Female;  Head and Neck Neoplasms;  Humans;  Incidence;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicaid;  Medicare;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Odds Ratio;  Registries;  Risk Assessment;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  Sex Distribution;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Zeliadt SB, Potosky AL, Etzioni R, Ramsey SD, Penson DF
Title: Racial disparity in primary and adjuvant treatment for nonmetastatic prostate cancer: SEER-Medicare trends 1991 to 1999.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Dec
Journal: Urology 64(6):1171-6
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Continental Ancestry Group;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Lawrence WF, Clauser S, Davis WW, Brown ML
Title: Burden of illness in cancer survivors: findings from a population-based national sample.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Sep 01
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 96(17):1322-30
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Activities of Daily Living;  Adult;  Age Distribution;  Aged;  Case-Control Studies;  Cost of Illness;  Educational Status;  Efficiency;  Female;  Health Status;  Health Status Indicators;  Humans;  Incidence;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Prevalence;  Quality of Life;  Sex Distribution;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  Survivors;  United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Saxman S, Wallace RB, Lynch CF
Title: Population variations in the initial treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Aug 15
Journal: J Clin Oncol 22(16):3261-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Ethnic Groups;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Marital Status;  Medical Records;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program
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Authors: Ayanian JZ, Chrischilles EA, Fletcher RH, Fouad MN, Harrington DP, Kahn KL, Kiefe CI, Lipscomb J, Malin JL, Potosky AL, Provenzale DT, Sandler RS, van Ryn M, Wallace RB, Weeks JC, West DW
Title: Understanding cancer treatment and outcomes: the Cancer Care Outcomes Research and Surveillance Consortium.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Aug 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 22(15):2992-6
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS)Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Humans;  National Institutes of Health (U.S.);  Neoplasms;  Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);  United States
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Authors: Seeff LC, Nadel MR, Klabunde CN, Thompson T, Shapiro JA, Vernon SW, Coates RJ
Title: Patterns and predictors of colorectal cancer test use in the adult U.S. population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 May 15
Journal: Cancer 100(10):2093-103
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Diagnostic Tests, Routine;  Female;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Occult Blood;  Patient Acceptance of Health Care;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Sigmoidoscopy;  United States
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Authors: Yabroff KR, Breen N, Vernon SW, Meissner HI, Freedman AN, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: What factors are associated with diagnostic follow-up after abnormal mammograms? Findings from a U.S. National Survey.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 May
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13(5):723-32
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Attitude to Health;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Health Behavior;  Health Surveys;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Patient Acceptance of Health Care;  Patient Compliance;  Probability;  Risk Factors;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Shavers VL, Brown M, Klabunde CN, Potosky AL, Davis W, Moul J, Fahey A
Title: Race/ethnicity and the intensity of medical monitoring under 'watchful waiting' for prostate cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Mar
Journal: Med Care 42(3):239-50
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Americans;  Aftercare;  Aged;  Analysis of Variance;  Chi-Square Distribution;  Comorbidity;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Follow-Up Studies;  Health Services Research;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Life Expectancy;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicare;  Multivariate Analysis;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostate-Specific Antigen;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Registries;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Shavers VL, Brown ML, Potosky AL, Klabunde CN, Davis WW, Moul JW, Fahey A
Title: Race/ethnicity and the receipt of watchful waiting for the initial management of prostate cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Feb
Journal: J Gen Intern Med 19(2):146-55
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Americans;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Comorbidity;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Life Expectancy;  Male;  Odds Ratio;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Time Factors;  United States
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Authors: Yankaskas BC, Klabunde CN, Ancelle-Park R, Renner G, Wang H, Fracheboud J, Pou G, Bulliard JL, International Breast Cancer Screening Network
Title: International comparison of performance measures for screening mammography: can it be done?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004
Journal: J Med Screen 11(4):187-93
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Databases, Factual;  Female;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Predictive Value of Tests
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Authors: Ellison GL, Warren JL, Knopf KB, Brown ML
Title: Racial differences in the receipt of bowel surveillance following potentially curative colorectal cancer surgery.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Dec
Journal: Health Serv Res 38(6 Pt 2):1885-903
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aftercare;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Middle Aged;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Harlan LC, Clegg LX, Warren JL
Title: Chemotherapy in women with breast cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Nov 18
Journal: Ann Intern Med 139(10):868; author reply 868-9
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Humans;  National Institutes of Health (U.S.);  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Meissner HI, Breen N, Yabroff KR
Title: Whatever happened to clinical breast examinations?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Oct
Journal: Am J Prev Med 25(3):259-63
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Physical Examination;  Socioeconomic Factors
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Authors: Harlan LC, Clegg LX, Trimble EL
Title: Trends in surgery and chemotherapy for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Sep 15
Journal: J Clin Oncol 21(18):3488-94
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Female;  Guideline Adherence;  Hospitals, Teaching;  Humans;  Lymph Node Excision;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  Ovariectomy;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Mariotto A, Warren JL, Knopf KB, Feuer EJ
Title: The prevalence of patients with colorectal carcinoma under care in the U.S.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Sep 15
Journal: Cancer 98(6):1253-61
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Humans;  Medicare;  Prevalence;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Harlan LC
Title: Can cancer registry data be used to study cancer treatment?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Sep
Journal: Med Care 41(9):1003-5
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Colorectal Neoplasms;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Medical Records;  Rectal Neoplasms;  Registries;  Research Design;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Freedman AN, Wideroff L, Olson L, Davis W, Klabunde C, Srinath KP, Reeve BB, Croyle RT, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: US physicians' attitudes toward genetic testing for cancer susceptibility.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Jul 01
Journal: Am J Med Genet A 120A(1):63-71
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Attitude of Health Personnel;  Genetic Predisposition to Disease;  Genetic Testing;  Humans;  Mass Screening;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasms;  Odds Ratio;  Physician's Role;  Physicians;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Regression Analysis;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States
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Authors: Snyder C, Harlan L, Knopf K, Potosky A, Kaplan R
Title: Patterns of care for the treatment of bladder cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 May
Journal: J Urol 169(5):1697-701
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Urinary Bladder
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Female;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Middle Aged;  SEER Program;  United States;  Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
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Authors: Wideroff L, Freedman AN, Olson L, Klabunde CN, Davis W, Srinath KP, Croyle RT, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Physician use of genetic testing for cancer susceptibility: results of a national survey.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Apr
Journal: Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12(4):295-303
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Physician Surveys
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Female;  Genetic Counseling;  Genetic Predisposition to Disease;  Genetic Testing;  Humans;  Male;  Medicine;  Middle Aged;  Multivariate Analysis;  Neoplasms;  Physicians;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Prevalence;  Professional Practice Location;  Risk Assessment;  Specialization;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States
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Authors: Shavers VL, Harlan LC, Winn D, Davis WW
Title: Racial/ethnic patterns of care for cancers of the oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, sinuses, and salivary glands.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Mar
Journal: Cancer Metastasis Rev 22(1):25-38
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Head and Neck
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adult;  African Americans;  Delivery of Health Care;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Head and Neck Neoplasms;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Incidence;  Laryngeal Neoplasms;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Mouth Neoplasms;  Neoplasm Staging;  Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms;  Pharyngeal Neoplasms;  Prognosis;  SEER Program;  Salivary Gland Neoplasms;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Shavers VL, Harlan LC, Stevens JL
Title: Racial/ethnic variation in clinical presentation, treatment, and survival among breast cancer patients under age 35.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Jan 01
Journal: Cancer 97(1):134-47
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  African Continental Ancestry Group;  Breast Neoplasms;  Demography;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Incidence;  Mastectomy, Segmental;  Neoplasm Staging;  Prognosis;  SEER Program;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Sancho-Garnier H, Taplin S, Thoresen S, Ohuchi N, Ballard-Barbash R, International Breast Cancer Screening Network
Title: Quality assurance in follow-up and initial treatment for screening mammography programs in 22 countries.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Dec
Journal: Int J Qual Health Care 14(6):449-61
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Canada;  Europe;  Female;  Follow-Up Studies;  Humans;  Information Storage and Retrieval;  Israel;  Japan;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);  Program Evaluation;  Quality Assurance, Health Care;  United States;  Uruguay
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Authors: Mariotto A, Feuer EJ, Harlan LC, Wun LM, Johnson KA, Abrams J
Title: Trends in use of adjuvant multi-agent chemotherapy and tamoxifen for breast cancer in the United States: 1975-1999.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Nov 06
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 94(21):1626-34
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Databases, Factual;  Documentation;  Female;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Retrospective Studies;  Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators;  Tamoxifen;  United States
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Authors: Bach PB, Guadagnoli E, Schrag D, Schussler N, Warren JL
Title: Patient demographic and socioeconomic characteristics in the SEER-Medicare database applications and limitations.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-25
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Continental Population Groups;  Demography;  Female;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Income;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Baldwin LM, Adamache W, Klabunde CN, Kenward K, Dahlman C, L Warren J
Title: Linking physician characteristics and medicare claims data: issues in data availability, quality, and measurement.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-95
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: American Medical Association;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Registries;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Brown ML, Riley GF, Schussler N, Etzioni R
Title: Estimating health care costs related to cancer treatment from SEER-Medicare data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-17
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Health Care Costs;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Butler Nattinger A, Schapira MM, Warren JL, Earle CC
Title: Methodological issues in the use of administrative claims data to study surveillance after cancer treatment.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-74
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Research Design;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Cooper GS, Virnig B, Klabunde CN, Schussler N, Freeman J, Warren JL
Title: Use of SEER-Medicare data for measuring cancer surgery.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Earle CC, Nattinger AB, Potosky AL, Lang K, Mallick R, Berger M, Warren JL
Title: Identifying cancer relapse using SEER-Medicare data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-81
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Algorithms;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute;  Medical Record Linkage;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Recurrence;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  United States
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Authors: Freeman JL, Klabunde CN, Schussler N, Warren JL, Virnig BA, Cooper GS
Title: Measuring breast, colorectal, and prostate cancer screening with medicare claims data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-42
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Medicare;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Warren JL, Legler JM
Title: Assessing comorbidity using claims data: an overview.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-35
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Algorithms;  Comorbidity;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Warren JL, Riedel ER, Klabunde CN, Earle CC, Begg CB
Title: Measuring complications of cancer treatment using the SEER-Medicare data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-8
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Female;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Postoperative Complications;  Radiotherapy;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Schrag D, Bach PB, Dahlman C, Warren JL
Title: Identifying and measuring hospital characteristics using the SEER-Medicare data and other claims-based sources.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-103
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  American Hospital Association;  Health Services Research;  Hospitals;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Virnig BA, Warren JL, Cooper GS, Klabunde CN, Schussler N, Freeman J
Title: Studying radiation therapy using SEER-Medicare-linked data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-54
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Brachytherapy;  Female;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Harlan LC, Fahey A, Virnig BA, Freeman JL, Klabunde CN, Cooper GS, Knopf KB
Title: Utility of the SEER-Medicare data to identify chemotherapy use.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-61
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked DatabasePatterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Breast Neoplasms;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Female;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Klabunde CN, Schrag D, Bach PB, Riley GF
Title: Overview of the SEER-Medicare data: content, research applications, and generalizability to the United States elderly population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Aug
Journal: Med Care 40(8 Suppl):IV-18
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Epidemiologic Studies;  Female;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Male;  Medical Record Linkage;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Field TS, Cadoret CA, Brown ML, Ford M, Greene SM, Hill D, Hornbrook MC, Meenan RT, White MJ, Zapka JM
Title: Surveying physicians: do components of the "Total Design Approach" to optimizing survey response rates apply to physicians?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Jul
Journal: Med Care 40(7):596-605
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Attitude of Health Personnel;  Data Collection;  Humans;  Motivation;  Physicians;  Postal Service;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  Surveys and Questionnaires
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Authors: Etzioni R, Riley GF, Ramsey SD, Brown M
Title: Measuring costs: administrative claims data, clinical trials, and beyond.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Jun
Journal: Med Care 40(6 Suppl):III63-72
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Clinical Trials as Topic;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Health Care Costs;  Humans;  Medicare;  Neoplasms;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Quality-Adjusted Life Years;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Hendrick RE, Klabunde C, Grivegnee A, Pou G, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Technical quality control practices in mammography screening programs in 22 countries.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Jun
Journal: Int J Qual Health Care 14(3):219-26
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Accreditation;  Breast Neoplasms;  Data Collection;  Europe;  Female;  Forecasting;  Global Health;  Humans;  International Cooperation;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Population Surveillance;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Quality Assurance, Health Care;  Quality Control;  Radiation Dosage;  Surveys and Questionnaires;  United States
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Authors: Begg CB, Riedel ER, Bach PB, Kattan MW, Schrag D, Warren JL, Scardino PT
Title: Variations in morbidity after radical prostatectomy.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Apr 11
Journal: N Engl J Med 346(15):1138-44
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  General Surgery;  Hospitals;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Outcome Assessment (Health Care);  Postoperative Complications;  Prostatectomy;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States;  Urinary Incontinence;  Urologic Diseases
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Authors: Harlan LC, Abrams J, Warren JL, Clegg L, Stevens J, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Adjuvant therapy for breast cancer: practice patterns of community physicians.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Apr 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 20(7):1809-17
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Aged;  Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Community Health Services;  Female;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Risk Factors;  United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Harlan LC, Kaplan RS, Johnson KA, Lynch CF
Title: Age, sex, and racial differences in the use of standard adjuvant therapy for colorectal cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Mar 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 20(5):1192-202
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: African Continental Ancestry Group;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Hispanic Americans;  Humans;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Brown ML, Fay MP, Schussler N, Potosky AL, Riley GF
Title: Costs of treatment for elderly women with early-stage breast cancer in fee-for-service settings.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 Jan 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 20(1):307-16
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Breast Neoplasms;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Fee-for-Service Plans;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Health Planning;  Humans;  Mastectomy, Modified Radical;  Mastectomy, Segmental;  Medicare;  United States
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Authors: Breen N, Wagener DK, Brown ML, Davis WW, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Progress in cancer screening over a decade: results of cancer screening from the 1987, 1992, and 1998 National Health Interview Surveys.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Nov 21
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 93(22):1704-13
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Colorectal;  Cervical;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Adult;  Age Factors;  Aged;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Continental Population Groups;  Data Collection;  Delivery of Health Care;  Diagnostic Tests, Routine;  Education;  Female;  Humans;  Income;  Male;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasms;  Papanicolaou Test;  Regression Analysis;  Sex Factors;  Sigmoidoscopy;  United States;  Vaginal Smears
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Authors: Knopf KB, Warren JL, Feuer EJ, Brown ML
Title: Bowel surveillance patterns after a diagnosis of colorectal cancer in Medicare beneficiaries.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Nov
Journal: Gastrointest Endosc 54(5):563-71
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Colectomy;  Colonoscopy;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Continuity of Patient Care;  Delivery of Health Care;  Female;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Etzioni R, Ramsey SD, Berry K, Brown M
Title: The impact of including future medical care costs when estimating the costs attributable to a disease: a colorectal cancer case study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Apr
Journal: Health Econ 10(3):245-56
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Cohort Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Cost of Illness;  Cost-Benefit Analysis;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Health Expenditures;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Male;  Mass Screening;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Barlow WE, Taplin SH, Yoshida CK, Buist DS, Seger D, Brown M
Title: Cost comparison of mastectomy versus breast-conserving therapy for early-stage breast cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Mar 21
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 93(6):447-55
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Breast Neoplasms;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Humans;  Mastectomy, Modified Radical;  Mastectomy, Segmental;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde C, Bouchard F, Taplin S, Scharpantgen A, Ballard-Barbash R, International Breast Cancer Screening Network (IBSN)
Title: Quality assurance for screening mammography: an international comparison.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Mar
Journal: J Epidemiol Community Health 55(3):204-12
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  International Agencies;  International Cooperation;  Mammography;  Mass Screening;  Quality Assurance, Health Care
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Sancho-Garnier H, Broeders M, Thoresen S, Rodrigues VJ, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Quality assurance for screening mammography data collection systems in 22 countries.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Fall
Journal: Int J Technol Assess Health Care 17(4):528-41
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN)
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Community Health Planning;  Confidentiality;  Data Collection;  Database Management Systems;  Developed Countries;  Documentation;  Female;  Health Policy;  Humans;  Mammography;  Quality Control;  Surveys and Questionnaires
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Authors: Schrag D, Cramer LD, Bach PB, Cohen AM, Warren JL, Begg CB
Title: Influence of hospital procedure volume on outcomes following surgery for colon cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Dec 20
Journal: JAMA 284(23):3028-35
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adenocarcinoma;  Aged;  Colonic Neoplasms;  Digestive System Surgical Procedures;  Female;  Hospital Mortality;  Humans;  Male;  Medicare;  Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);  Regression Analysis;  Retrospective Studies;  SEER Program;  Surgery Department, Hospital;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Brown ML, Hankey BF, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Measuring the quality of breast cancer care.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Dec 05
Journal: Ann Intern Med 133(11):920
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  National Institutes of Health (U.S.);  Quality of Health Care;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Potosky AL, Legler JM, Warren JL
Title: Development of a comorbidity index using physician claims data.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Dec
Journal: J Clin Epidemiol 53(12):1258-67
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast;  Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Cohort Studies;  Comorbidity;  Diagnosis-Related Groups;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Review;  Insurance, Physician Services;  Male;  Medicare;  Predictive Value of Tests;  Prevalence;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  United States
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Authors: Du X, Freeman JL, Warren JL, Nattinger AB, Zhang D, Goodwin JS
Title: Accuracy and completeness of Medicare claims data for surgical treatment of breast cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Jul
Journal: Med Care 38(7):719-27
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  Female;  Humans;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Medicare;  Reproducibility of Results;  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Earle CC, Venditti LN, Neumann PJ, Gelber RD, Weinstein MC, Potosky AL, Weeks JC
Title: Who gets chemotherapy for metastatic lung cancer?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 May
Journal: Chest 117(5):1239-46
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;  Cohort Studies;  Female;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  Patient Selection;  Prejudice;  Retrospective Studies;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Brown ML, Riley GF, Potosky AL, Etzioni RD
Title: Obtaining long-term disease specific costs of care: application to Medicare enrollees diagnosed with colorectal cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Dec
Journal: Med Care 37(12):1249-59
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Case-Control Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Databases, Factual;  Female;  Health Care Costs;  Humans;  Incidence;  Insurance Claim Reporting;  Long-Term Care;  Male;  Medicare;  Proportional Hazards Models;  Registries;  SEER Program;  Sex Distribution;  Survival Analysis;  United States
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Authors: Merrill RM, Feuer EJ, Warren JL, Schussler N, Stephenson RA
Title: Role of transurethral resection of the prostate in population-based prostate cancer incidence rates.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Oct 15
Journal: Am J Epidemiol 150(8):848-60
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Biopsy, Needle;  Humans;  Incidence;  Least-Squares Analysis;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Prostate-Specific Antigen;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  Transurethral Resection of Prostate;  United States
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Authors: Bach PB, Cramer LD, Warren JL, Begg CB
Title: Racial differences in the treatment of early-stage lung cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Oct 14
Journal: N Engl J Med 341(16):1198-205
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Continental Ancestry Group;  Aged;  Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;  Comorbidity;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Health Services Accessibility;  Humans;  Lung;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Medicare;  Patient Selection;  Pneumonectomy;  SEER Program;  Social Class;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Legler JM, Ries LA, Smith MA, Warren JL, Heineman EF, Kaplan RS, Linet MS
Title: Cancer surveillance series [corrected]: brain and other central nervous system cancers: recent trends in incidence and mortality.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Aug 18
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 91(16):1382-90
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Brain & Other Nervous System
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Biopsy, Needle;  Brain Neoplasms;  Central Nervous System Neoplasms;  Child;  Child, Preschool;  Female;  Humans;  Incidence;  Infant;  Magnetic Resonance Imaging;  Male;  Middle Aged;  Mortality;  Stereotaxic Techniques;  Survival Rate;  Tomography, X-Ray Computed
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Authors: Merrill RM, Brown ML, Potosky AL, Riley G, Taplin SH, Barlow W, Fireman BH
Title: Survival and treatment for colorectal cancer Medicare patients in two group/staff health maintenance organizations and the fee-for-service setting.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Jun
Journal: Med Care Res Rev 56(2):177-96
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Cohort Studies;  Colorectal Neoplasms;  Data Interpretation, Statistical;  Fee-for-Service Plans;  Female;  Group Practice, Prepaid;  Health Maintenance Organizations;  Health Services Research;  Humans;  Insurance Selection Bias;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicare;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Quality of Health Care;  San Francisco;  Survival Analysis;  United States;  Washington
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Authors: Potosky AL, Merrill RM, Riley GF, Taplin SH, Barlow W, Fireman BH, Lubitz JD
Title: Prostate cancer treatment and ten-year survival among group/staff HMO and fee-for-service Medicare patients.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Jun
Journal: Health Serv Res 34(2):525-46
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  California;  Cohort Studies;  Fee-for-Service Plans;  Health Maintenance Organizations;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Male;  Medicare;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Proportional Hazards Models;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Quality of Health Care;  Risk;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome;  United States;  Washington
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Authors: Chow WH, Devesa SS, Warren JL, Fraumeni JF Jr
Title: Rising incidence of renal cell cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 May 05
Journal: JAMA 281(17):1628-31
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Renal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  African Americans;  Age Distribution;  Aged;  Carcinoma, Renal Cell;  Child;  Child, Preschool;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Female;  Humans;  Incidence;  Infant;  Kidney Neoplasms;  Kidney Pelvis;  Male;  Middle Aged;  SEER Program;  Sex Distribution;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Feuer E, Potosky AL, Riley GF, Lynch CF
Title: Use of Medicare hospital and physician data to assess breast cancer incidence.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 May
Journal: Med Care 37(5):445-56
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;  False Positive Reactions;  Female;  Humans;  Incidence;  Inpatients;  Logistic Models;  Medicare Part A;  Medicare Part B;  ROC Curve;  Registries;  SEER Program;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  United States
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Authors: Riley GF, Potosky AL, Klabunde CN, Warren JL, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Stage at diagnosis and treatment patterns among older women with breast cancer: an HMO and fee-for-service comparison.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Feb 24
Journal: JAMA 281(8):720-6
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Fee-for-Service Plans;  Female;  Health Maintenance Organizations;  Humans;  Logistic Models;  Medicare;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  SEER Program;  United States
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Authors: Legler JM, Feuer EJ, Potosky AL, Merrill RM, Kramer BS
Title: The role of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing patterns in the recent prostate cancer incidence decline in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1998 Oct
Journal: Cancer Causes Control 9(5):519-27
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Continental Ancestry Group;  Age Distribution;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Humans;  Incidence;  Male;  Mass Screening;  Prostate-Specific Antigen;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Risk Factors;  SEER Program;  Sensitivity and Specificity;  Survival Rate;  United States
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Authors: Klabunde CN, Potosky AL, Harlan LC, Kramer BS
Title: Trends and black/white differences in treatment for nonmetastatic prostate cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1998 Sep
Journal: Med Care 36(9):1337-48
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: African Americans;  African Continental Ancestry Group;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Cohort Studies;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Cross-Cultural Comparison;  European Continental Ancestry Group;  Humans;  Male;  Neoplasm Staging;  Practice Patterns, Physicians';  Prognosis;  Prostatectomy;  Prostatic Neoplasms;  Radiotherapy;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Warren JL, Riley GF, Potosky AL, Klabunde CN, Richter E, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Trends and outcomes of outpatient mastectomy in elderly women.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1998 Jun 03
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 90(11):833-40
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Ambulatory Surgical Procedures;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cost Control;  Female;  Gastrointestinal Diseases;  Hematoma;  Hospitalization;  Humans;  Length of Stay;  Logistic Models;  Mastectomy;  Medicare;  Pneumonia;  Postoperative Complications;  Pulmonary Embolism;  Recurrence;  Retrospective Studies;  Risk;  Surgical Wound Infection;  Treatment Outcome;  United States
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Authors: Phillips KA, Kerlikowske K, Baker LC, Chang SW, Brown ML
Title: Factors associated with women's adherence to mammography screening guidelines.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1998 Apr
Journal: Health Serv Res 33(1):29-53
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  Cross-Sectional Studies;  Female;  Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice;  Humans;  Mammography;  Middle Aged;  Patient Compliance;  Physician-Patient Relations;  Practice Guidelines as Topic;  Socioeconomic Factors;  United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Merrill RM, Riley GF, Taplin SH, Barlow W, Fireman BH, Ballard-Barbash R
Title: Breast cancer survival and treatment in health maintenance organization and fee-for-service settings.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1997 Nov 19
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 89(22):1683-91
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Breast Neoplasms;  California;  Fee-for-Service Plans;  Female;  Health Maintenance Organizations;  Humans;  Mastectomy, Segmental;  Odds Ratio;  Oregon;  Risk;  Survival Analysis;  Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Deleyiannis FW, Weymuller EA Jr, Garcia I, Potosky AL
Title: Geographic variation in the utilization of esophagoscopy and bronchoscopy in head and neck cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1997 Nov
Journal: Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 123(11):1203-10
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Head and Neck;  Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Bronchoscopy;  Carcinoma, Squamous Cell;  Cohort Studies;  Comorbidity;  Esophageal Neoplasms;  Esophagoscopy;  Female;  Head and Neck Neoplasms;  Humans;  Lung Neoplasms;  Male;  Neoplasms, Multiple Primary;  Proportional Hazards Models;  SEER Program;  Socioeconomic Factors
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Authors: Muñoz KA, Harlan LC, Trimble EL
Title: Patterns of care for women with ovarian cancer in the United States.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1997 Nov
Journal: J Clin Oncol 15(11):3408-15
Topic(s): none
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies
Keywords: Adolescent;  Adult;  Aged;  Aged, 80 and over;  Antineoplastic Agents;  Carboplatin;  Carcinoma;  Cisplatin;  Combined Modality Therapy;  Female;  Humans;  Middle Aged;  Neoplasm Staging;  Ovarian Neoplasms;  SEER Program;  United States
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