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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 Jun 18
Journal: Gynecol Oncol
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: none
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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
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): Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;   Lymphoma;   Ovary;   Testis;   Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study
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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: 2014 Mar 25
Journal: J Clin Gastroenterol
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Risk Factors
Tumor Site(s): Esophagus
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: none
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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): Outcomes (All);   Risk Factors
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;   epidemiology;   Female;   Gallstones;   Humans;   Male;   Odds Ratio;   Risk Factors;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   surgery;   United States
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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 Feb 18
Journal: Int J Cancer
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Risk Factors
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: none
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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): Outcomes (All);   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: none
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Authors: Zebrack B, Kent EE, Keegan TH, Kato I, Smith AW, AYA HOPE Study Collaborative Group
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): Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Information Seeking;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Survivorship;   Treatment
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;   psychology;   Qualitative Research;   statistics & numerical data;   Survivors;   therapy;   Young Adult
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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: 2013 Dec 26
Journal: Med Care
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Research Methodology
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: none
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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): Economics of Cancer;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship
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;   economics;   epidemiology;   Female;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Neoplasms;   Quality of Life;   Survivors;   therapy;   United States;   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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Research Methodology;   Risk Factors;   Screening;   Surveillance;   Survivorship
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Colorectal;   Lung;   Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program;   SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Age Factors;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Breast Neoplasms;   Cause of Death;   Colorectal Neoplasms;   Comorbidity;   Diabetes Mellitus;   epidemiology;   Female;   Follow-Up Studies;   Health Status;   Humans;   Life Expectancy;   Life Tables;   Lung Neoplasms;   Male;   Medicare;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Multiple Organ Failure;   Neoplasm Staging;   Paralysis;   pathology;   Prevalence;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Rate;   United States;   Vascular Diseases
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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): Decision-making;   Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Quality of Care;   Screening;   Surveillance;   Survivorship;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Survey of Physician Attitudes Regarding the Care of Cancer Survivors (SPARCCS)
Keywords: Adult;   Aftercare;   Breast Neoplasms;   Colonic Neoplasms;   Data Collection;   Female;   Humans;   Male;   Medical Oncology;   Middle Aged;   organization & administration;   Physician's Role;   Primary Health Care;   Regression Analysis;   statistics & numerical data;   Survivors;   therapy
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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): Decision-making;   Economics of Cancer;   Health Behaviors & Survivorship;   Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Information Seeking;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Quality of Care;   Screening;   Surveillance;   Survivorship;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Provider Surveys;   Survey of Physician Attitudes Regarding the Care of Cancer Survivors (SPARCCS)
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;   Colorectal Neoplasms;   Communication Barriers;   Data Collection;   Female;   Humans;   Interdisciplinary Communication;   Logistic Models;   Male;   Medical Oncology;   methods;   mortality;   Perception;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Physicians, Primary Care;   Primary Health Care;   rehabilitation;   standards;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Rate;   Survivors;   United States
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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): Health Disparities;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Information Seeking;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Survivorship
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): Economics of Cancer;   Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health Care Systems;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Colorectal;   Lung;   Pancreas;   Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Breast Neoplasms;   Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;   economics;   epidemiology;   Female;   Health Expenditures;   Hospitalization;   Humans;   Kaplan-Meier Estimate;   Lung Neoplasms;   Male;   Medical Record Linkage;   Medicare;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   Neoplasms;   Palliative Care;   Pancreatic Neoplasms;   pathology;   Patient-Centered Care;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   United States
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Authors: Kamineni A, Anderson ML, White E, Taplin SH, Porter P, Ballard-Barbash R, Malone K, Buist DS
Title: Body mass index, tumor characteristics, and prognosis following diagnosis of early-stage breast cancer in a mammographically screened population.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2013 Feb
Journal: Cancer Causes Control 24(2):305-12
Topic(s): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Genetics & Molecular Markers;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Screening;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium (BCSC)
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Body Mass Index;   Breast Neoplasms;   Cohort Studies;   diagnosis;   Early Detection of Cancer;   epidemiology;   Female;   Humans;   Mammography;   Middle Aged;   Obesity;   pathology;   Prognosis;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Retrospective Studies;   Risk Assessment;   Risk Factors;   statistics & numerical data;   Treatment Outcome;   Washington
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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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Surveillance;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Head and Neck
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies;   Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Antibodies, Monoclonal;   Antibodies, Monoclonal, Humanized;   Antineoplastic Agents;   Cisplatin;   Female;   Head and Neck Neoplasms;   Hospitals, Community;   Humans;   Laryngeal Neoplasms;   Male;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Mouth Neoplasms;   Oropharyngeal Neoplasms;   Prognosis;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   Taxoids;   therapeutic use;   therapy;   Young Adult
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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): Outcomes (All);   Screening
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;   epidemiology;   Female;   Gastroenterology;   Humans;   Logistic Models;   Male;   manpower;   Mass Screening;   Medicare;   methods;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Odds Ratio;   pathology;   Risk Assessment;   SEER Program;   standards;   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): Economics of Cancer;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship;   Treatment
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;   psychology;   statistics & numerical data;   Survivors;   therapy;   Young Adult
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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): Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Palliative & End-of-life Care;   Survivorship
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;   epidemiology;   Ethnic Groups;   Female;   Health Status;   Humans;   Kaplan-Meier Estimate;   Male;   methods;   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: 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): Health Care Systems;   Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Surveillance;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Skin
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   epidemiology;   Female;   Follow-Up Studies;   Humans;   Male;   Medical Oncology;   Melanoma;   methods;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Neoplasm Invasiveness;   Neoplasm Staging;   pathology;   Population;   SEER Program;   Skin Neoplasms;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Rate;   therapy;   trends;   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): Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Quality of Care;   Screening;   Surveillance;   Survivorship;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Survey of Physician Attitudes Regarding the Care of Cancer Survivors (SPARCCS)
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Attitude of Health Personnel;   Female;   Follow-Up Studies;   Humans;   Male;   Medical Oncology;   Medicine;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Neoplasms;   Physicians;   Physicians, Primary Care;   psychology;   Questionnaires;   Survivors;   therapy
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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): Outcomes (All);   Treatment
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;   drug therapy;   Female;   Health Services;   Humans;   Medicare;   Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial;   Ovarian Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   United States;   utilization
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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): Economics of Cancer;   Health Care Systems;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Quality of Care;   Research Methodology;   Survivorship;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia;   Lymphoma;   Ovary;   Testis;   Other
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Adolescent & Young Adult Health Outcomes & Patient Experience (AYA HOPE) Study;   Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program
Keywords: Adolescent;   Adult;   Algorithms;   Continuity of Patient Care;   Data Collection;   Female;   Follow-Up Studies;   Humans;   Male;   mortality;   Neoplasms;   Patient Participation;   Patient Selection;   Psychology;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   rehabilitation;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   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: 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): Outcomes (All);   Treatment
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;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   pathology;   Pneumonectomy;   Postoperative Complications;   Proportional Hazards Models;   SEER Program;   surgery;   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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Quality of Care;   Research Methodology;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Confounding Factors (Epidemiology);   Humans;   Male;   methods;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Multivariate Analysis;   Neoplasm Staging;   Observation;   Odds Ratio;   pathology;   Propensity Score;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic;   SEER Program;   Statistics as Topic;   surgery;   Survival Analysis;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome
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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): Economics of Cancer;   Health Care Systems;   Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Comorbidity;   drug therapy;   Female;   Healthcare Disparities;   Humans;   Medicare;   mortality;   Ovarian Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   surgery;   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): Early Life Factors;   Economics of Cancer;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship
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;   complications;   Efficiency;   Female;   Health Status;   Humans;   Male;   Neoplasms;   Population Surveillance;   Sickness Impact Profile;   Survivors;   therapy
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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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health Care Systems;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program
Keywords: administration & dosage;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Antineoplastic Agents;   Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal;   Breast Neoplasms, Male;   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   Humans;   Male;   Marital Status;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Neoplasms, Hormone-Dependent;   pathology;   Population Surveillance;   Tamoxifen;   therapeutic use;   therapy;   United States
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Authors: Lund JL, Harlan LC, Yabroff KR, Warren JL
Title: Should cause of death from the death certificate be used to examine cancer-specific survival? A study of patients with distant stage disease.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2010 Aug
Journal: Cancer Invest 28(7):758-64
Topic(s): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health Care Systems;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Research Methodology
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Cause of Death;   Data Collection;   Death Certificates;   Female;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Neoplasms;   Neoplasms, Multiple Primary;   SEER Program
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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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health Care Systems;   Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Pharmacosurveillance;   Quality of Care;   Surveillance;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Leukemia
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Patterns of Care Studies/Quality of Care Studies;   Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Antineoplastic Agents;   Benzamides;   drug therapy;   epidemiology;   Humans;   Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive;   Logistic Models;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Piperazines;   Pyrimidines;   SEER Program;   Social Class;   statistics & numerical data;   therapeutic use;   United States
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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): Decision-making;   Guidance & Policy Research;   Health Care Systems;   Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Lung
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Cancer Care Outcomes Research & Surveillance Consortium (CanCORS);   Cancer Research Network (CRN)
Keywords: Adult;   adverse effects;   Age Factors;   Algorithms;   Boston;   Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung;   Comorbidity;   complications;   Decision Making;   epidemiology;   Female;   General Surgery;   Health Care Surveys;   Humans;   Logistic Models;   Lung Neoplasms;   Male;   Middle Aged;   pathology;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Pneumonectomy;   Practice Guidelines as Topic;   Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive;   Questionnaires;   Regression Analysis;   Risk Factors;   Severity of Illness Index;   Smoking;   statistics & numerical data;   surgery;   Thoracic Surgery
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Authors: National Cancer Institute
Title: Cancer Trends Progress Report - 2009/2010 Update
Type: Report
Date: 2010 Apr
Report:
Topic(s): Diet;   Economics of Cancer;   Health Behaviors & Survivorship;   Health Disparities;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Methods for Assessing Risk Factors;   Monitoring Risk Factors;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Palliative & End-of-life Care;   Physical Activity;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Prevention;   Quality of Care;   Risk Factors;   Screening;   Sun Exposure;   Surveillance;   Survivorship;   Tobacco;   Treatment;   Weight Status
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey (TUS-CPS)
Keywords: none
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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): Decision-making;   Diet;   Economics of Cancer;   Economics of Cancer - Health Care Costs;   Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Genetics & Molecular Markers;   Guidance & Policy Research;   Health Behaviors & Survivorship;   Health Care Systems;   Health Disparities;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Information Seeking;   Monitoring Risk Factors;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Palliative & End-of-life Care;   Patient-centered Communication;   Physical Activity;   Policy;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Prevention;   Quality of Care;   Research Methodology;   Risk Factors;   Cancer Risk Assessment & Prediction;   Screening;   Tobacco;   Treatment;   Weight Status
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: 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): Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Surveillance;   Survivorship;   Treatment
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;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   Orchiectomy;   pathology;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Practice Guidelines as Topic;   Radiotherapy;   Retroperitoneal Space;   SEER Program;   Seminoma;   Survival Rate;   Testicular Neoplasms;   therapeutic use;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome;   United States;   Young Adult
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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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Research Methodology;   Risk Factors;   Surveillance;   Survivorship
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;   epidemiology;   Female;   Geriatric Assessment;   Health Services Research;   Health Status;   Health Status Indicators;   Humans;   Likelihood Functions;   Longitudinal Studies;   Male;   Medicare;   methods;   Multivariate Analysis;   Predictive Value of Tests;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Research Design;   Retrospective Studies;   SEER Program;   standards;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Analysis;   Time Factors;   United States
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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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Survivorship;   Treatment
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;   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   Female;   Gallbladder Diseases;   Humans;   Hypertension;   Los Angeles;   Middle Aged;   Neoplasm Staging;   New Mexico;   pathology;   therapy;   Thyroid Diseases;   Washington
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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): Epidemiologic, Experimental, & Methodological Studies;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health-related Quality of Life;   Monitoring Risk Factors;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Health, Eating, Activity, and Lifestyle Study (HEAL)
Keywords: Adult;   adverse effects;   African Americans;   Age Factors;   Antineoplastic Agents;   Arm;   Breast Neoplasms;   Cohort Studies;   Combined Modality Therapy;   Comorbidity;   complications;   Contraceptives, Oral;   epidemiology;   ethnology;   etiology;   European Continental Ancestry Group;   Female;   Follow-Up Studies;   Humans;   Hypertension;   Infection;   Lymph Node Excision;   Lymphedema;   Middle Aged;   Obesity;   Radiotherapy;   Risk Factors;   statistics & numerical data;   therapeutic use;   therapy
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Authors: Yabroff KR
Title: Interventions to improve cancer screening: commentary from a health services research perspective.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2008 Jul
Journal: Am J Prev Med 35(1 Suppl):S6-9
Topic(s): Economics of Cancer;   Guidance & Policy Research;   Health Care Systems;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Policy;   Preventive & Screening Services;   Quality of Care;   Screening
Tumor Site(s): Breast;   Cervical;   Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: diagnosis;   Female;   Health Promotion;   Health Services Research;   Humans;   Male;   Mass Screening;   Neoplasms;   prevention & control;   Socioeconomic Factors;   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): Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Quality of Care;   Surveillance;   Treatment
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;   epidemiology;   Esophageal Neoplasms;   Evidence-Based Medicine;   Female;   Healthcare Disparities;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   pathology;   Patient Selection;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Population Surveillance;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic;   Registries;   Stomach Neoplasms;   Survival Analysis;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome;   United States
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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): Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;   Combined Modality Therapy;   economics;   epidemiology;   Female;   Health Services for the Aged;   Humans;   Male;   Medicare;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   pathology;   Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;   Rectal Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Rate;   therapy;   trends;   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): Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Surveillance
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;   classification;   Cohort Studies;   Comorbidity;   Cooperative Behavior;   Database Management Systems;   epidemiology;   Female;   Humans;   Male;   Managed Care Programs;   Medical Record Linkage;   Medicare;   Neoplasms;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Program Evaluation;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   SEER Program;   Sickness Impact Profile;   standards;   statistics & numerical data;   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): Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes Research Measures & Methods;   Outcomes (All);   Survivorship
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;   classification;   Comorbidity;   Demography;   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   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;   standards;   statistics & numerical data;   Survivors;   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): Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Surveillance
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;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Socioeconomic Factors;   Time Factors
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Authors: Graff JN, Mori M, Li H, Garzotto M, Penson D, Potosky AL, Beer TM
Title: Predictors of overall and cancer-free survival of patients with localized prostate cancer treated with primary androgen suppression therapy: results from the prostate cancer outcomes study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2007 Apr
Journal: J Urol 177(4):1307-12
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Adenocarcinoma;   Aged;   agonists;   Androgen Antagonists;   Disease-Free Survival;   Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone;   Humans;   Male;   mortality;   Multivariate Analysis;   Orchiectomy;   Prospective Studies;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Survival Rate;   therapeutic use;   therapy
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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): Health-related Quality of Life;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship
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;   complications;   diagnosis;   Female;   Health Status;   Health Surveys;   Humans;   Los Angeles;   Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin;   Male;   Middle Aged;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Questionnaires;   Registries;   Research Design;   statistics & numerical data;   Survivors;   Treatment Outcome
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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): Treatment;   Outcomes (All)
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Androgen Antagonists;   Chemotherapy, Adjuvant;   drug therapy;   Humans;   Male;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   pathology;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   radiotherapy;   SEER Program;   Socioeconomic Factors;   Survival Analysis;   therapeutic use
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Authors: Reeve BB, Potosky AL, Willis GB
Title: Should function and bother be measured and reported separately for prostate cancer quality-of-life domains?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Sep
Journal: Urology 68(3):599-603
Topic(s): Cognitive Methods in Survey Research;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Health-related Quality of Life
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: complications;   diagnosis;   Humans;   Male;   physiopathology;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Quality of Life
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Authors: Shavers VL, Shavers BS
Title: Racism and health inequity among Americans.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2006 Mar
Journal: J Natl Med Assoc 98(3):386-96
Topic(s): Economics of Cancer;   Epidemiology Studies & Related Methods;   Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Research Methodology
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: African Americans;   Delivery of Health Care;   Health Status;   Humans;   Prejudice;   Social Environment;   Socioeconomic Factors;   United States
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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): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Analysis of Variance;   Confidence Intervals;   epidemiology;   Female;   General Surgery;   Gynecology;   Humans;   Lymph Node Excision;   Medicare;   mortality;   Neoplasm Staging;   Odds Ratio;   Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);   Ovarian Neoplasms;   Ovariectomy;   pathology;   Proportional Hazards Models;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   surgery;   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): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Cohort Studies;   Confidence Intervals;   epidemiology;   Female;   Gynecologic Surgical Procedures;   Hospital Mortality;   Hospitals;   Humans;   Length of Stay;   Medicare;   mortality;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Ovarian Neoplasms;   Ovariectomy;   Quality Indicators, Health Care;   Risk Adjustment;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   surgery;   Survival Analysis;   Survival Rate;   Time Factors;   Treatment Outcome;   United States;   Workload
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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): Health Behaviors & Survivorship;   Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
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;   pathology;   Population Surveillance;   Prognosis;   surgery;   Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Penson DF, McLerran D, Feng Z, Li L, Albertsen PC, Gilliland FD, Hamilton A, Hoffman RM, Stephenson RA, Potosky AL, Stanford JL
Title: 5-year urinary and sexual outcomes after radical prostatectomy: results from the prostate cancer outcomes study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2005 May
Journal: J Urol 173(5):1701-5
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Adult;   adverse effects;   Aged;   epidemiology;   Erectile Dysfunction;   etiology;   Follow-Up Studies;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Registries;   surgery;   Time Factors;   Urinary Incontinence
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Authors: Hoffman RM, Gilliland FD, Penson DF, Stone SN, Hunt WC, Potosky AL
Title: Cross-sectional and longitudinal comparisons of health-related quality of life between patients with prostate carcinoma and matched controls.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Nov 01
Journal: Cancer 101(9):2011-9
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Cross-Sectional Studies;   epidemiology;   Humans;   Intestinal Diseases;   Longitudinal Studies;   Male;   physiopathology;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Sexual Behavior;   Urination Disorders
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Authors: Legler JM, Davis WW, Potosky AL, Hoffman RM
Title: Latent variable modelling of recovery trajectories: sexual function following radical prostatectomy.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Sep 30
Journal: Stat Med 23(18):2875-93
Topic(s): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Research Methodology
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Erectile Dysfunction;   Humans;   Longitudinal Studies;   Male;   Models, Statistical;   physiopathology;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Quality of Life;   surgery;   United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Davis WW, Hoffman RM, Stanford JL, Stephenson RA, Penson DF, Harlan LC
Title: Five-year outcomes after prostatectomy or radiotherapy for prostate cancer: the prostate cancer outcomes study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004 Sep 15
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 96(18):1358-67
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   Erectile Dysfunction;   etiology;   Fecal Incontinence;   Humans;   Logistic Models;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Prospective Studies;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Quality of Life;   Questionnaires;   radiotherapy;   Radiotherapy, Adjuvant;   Research Design;   Selection Bias;   Socioeconomic Factors;   surgery;   therapy;   Urinary Incontinence
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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): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Survivorship
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;   epidemiology;   Female;   Health Status;   Health Status Indicators;   Humans;   Incidence;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Neoplasms;   Prevalence;   Quality of Life;   Questionnaires;   Sex Distribution;   statistics & numerical data;   Survivors;   United States
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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): Outcomes (All);   Treatment
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);   therapy;   United States
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Authors: Lipscomb J, Donaldson MS, Arora NK, Brown ML, Clauser SB, Potosky AL, Reeve BB, Rowland JH, Snyder CF, Taplin SH
Title: Cancer outcomes research.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 178-97
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: Cost of Illness;   economics;   Health Care Costs;   Health Services Research;   Humans;   Neoplasms;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Patient Satisfaction;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   therapy
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Authors: Mandelblatt J, Armetta C, Yabroff KR, Liang W, Lawrence W
Title: Descriptive review of the literature on breast cancer outcomes: 1990 through 2000.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2004
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 8-44
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: Breast Neoplasms;   Female;   Humans;   mortality;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   psychology;   Quality of Life;   therapy
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Authors: Hoffman RM, Hunt WC, Gilliland FD, Stephenson RA, Potosky AL
Title: Patient satisfaction with treatment decisions for clinically localized prostate carcinoma. Results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Apr 01
Journal: Cancer 97(7):1653-62
Topic(s): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Adult;   Aged;   Carcinoma;   Demography;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Patient Care Planning;   Patient Satisfaction;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Socioeconomic Factors;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome
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Authors: Penson DF, Feng Z, Kuniyuki A, McClerran D, Albertsen PC, Deapen D, Gilliland F, Hoffman R, Stephenson RA, Potosky AL, Stanford JL
Title: General quality of life 2 years following treatment for prostate cancer: what influences outcomes? Results from the prostate cancer outcomes study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2003 Mar 15
Journal: J Clin Oncol 21(6):1147-54
Topic(s): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Aged;   Defecation;   Erectile Dysfunction;   etiology;   Health Status;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   physiopathology;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome;   Urination;   Urination Disorders
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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): Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Research Methodology
Tumor Site(s): All sites or no specific site
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   Antineoplastic Agents;   epidemiology;   Female;   Health Services Research;   Humans;   Insurance Claim Reporting;   Male;   Medical Record Linkage;   Medicare;   Neoplasms;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Postoperative Complications;   Radiotherapy;   SEER Program;   therapy;   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): Research Methodology;   Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Ovary
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Brachytherapy;   epidemiology;   Female;   Health Services Research;   Humans;   Insurance Claim Review;   Male;   Medical Record Linkage;   Medicare;   Neoplasms;   radiotherapy;   SEER Program;   United States
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Authors: Potosky AL
Title: Comparing health care systems: the importance and limitations of outcome measures.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2002 May
Journal: Med Care 40(5):359-61
Topic(s): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Health Care Systems;   Outcomes (All)
Tumor Site(s): Prostate;   Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: California;   Colorectal Neoplasms;   Delivery of Health Care;   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   Fee-for-Service Plans;   Health Maintenance Organizations;   Humans;   Insurance Coverage;   Mass Screening;   Medicare Part C;   methods;   mortality;   organization & administration;   Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care);   Quality of Health Care;   Registries;   standards;   Survival Analysis;   therapy
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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): Outcomes (All)
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   epidemiology;   etiology;   General Surgery;   Hospitals;   Humans;   Male;   manpower;   Medicare;   mortality;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Postoperative Complications;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   statistics & numerical data;   surgery;   United States;   Urinary Incontinence;   Urologic Diseases;   utilization
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Authors: Breen N
Title: Social discrimination and health: gender, race, and class in the United States
Type: Book Chapter
Date: 2002
Book Editors: Sen Gita, George Asha, Ostlin Piroska
Book Title: Engendering international health: the challenge of equity
ISBN: 0262692732External Web Site Policy
Topic(s): Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All)
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) - Cancer Control Supplement (CCS)
Keywords: none

Authors: Hamilton AS, Stanford JL, Gilliland FD, Albertsen PC, Stephenson RA, Hoffman RM, Eley JW, Harlan LC, Potosky AL
Title: Health outcomes after external-beam radiation therapy for clinically localized prostate cancer: results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 May 01
Journal: J Clin Oncol 19(9):2517-26
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Treatment;   Health Disparities
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   etiology;   Humans;   Intestines;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   radiation effects;   radiotherapy;   Radiotherapy;   Sexual Behavior;   Treatment Outcome;   Urinary Incontinence
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Authors: Hoffman RM, Gilliland FD, Eley JW, Harlan LC, Stephenson RA, Stanford JL, Albertson PC, Hamilton AS, Hunt WC, Potosky AL
Title: Racial and ethnic differences in advanced-stage prostate cancer: the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2001 Mar 07
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 93(5):388-95
Topic(s): Health Disparities;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: African Americans;   Aged;   Analysis of Variance;   epidemiology;   ethnology;   European Continental Ancestry Group;   Hispanic Americans;   Humans;   Logistic Models;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Neoplasm Staging;   Odds Ratio;   pathology;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Questionnaires;   Risk Factors;   Socioeconomic Factors;   statistics & numerical data;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome;   United States
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Authors: Potosky AL, Legler J, Albertsen PC, Stanford JL, Gilliland FD, Hamilton AS, Eley JW, Stephenson RA, Harlan LC
Title: Health outcomes after prostatectomy or radiotherapy for prostate cancer: results from the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Oct 04
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 92(19):1582-92
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: adverse effects;   Aged;   Bias (Epidemiology);   Erectile Dysfunction;   etiology;   Fecal Incontinence;   Humans;   Male;   Mental Health;   Middle Aged;   Pain;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   radiotherapy;   Radiotherapy;   Registries;   Risk Factors;   Role;   SEER Program;   surgery;   Time Factors;   Treatment Outcome;   United States;   Urinary Incontinence
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Authors: Legler J, Potosky AL, Gilliland FD, Eley JW, Stanford JL
Title: Validation study of retrospective recall of disease-targeted function: results from the prostate cancer outcomes study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Aug
Journal: Med Care 38(8):847-57
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Research Methodology
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Aged;   Attitude to Health;   complications;   diagnosis;   Humans;   Linear Models;   Male;   Mental Recall;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   physiopathology;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Quality of Life;   Reproducibility of Results;   SEER Program
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Authors: Ramsey SD, Andersen MR, Etzioni R, Moinpour C, Peacock S, Potosky A, Urban N
Title: Quality of life in survivors of colorectal carcinoma.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Mar 15
Journal: Cancer 88(6):1294-303
Topic(s): Outcomes (All)
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: Activities of Daily Living;   Aged;   Carcinoma;   Chi-Square Distribution;   Cohort Studies;   Colonic Neoplasms;   Emotions;   Female;   Follow-Up Studies;   Health Status;   Humans;   Income;   Logistic Models;   Male;   Neoplasm Staging;   Pain;   physiology;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Quality-Adjusted Life Years;   Rectal Neoplasms;   Retrospective Studies;   SEER Program;   Social Adjustment;   Social Class;   Survival Rate;   Survivors;   Treatment Outcome;   Walking
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Authors: Stanford JL, Feng Z, Hamilton AS, Gilliland FD, Stephenson RA, Eley JW, Albertsen PC, Harlan LC, Potosky AL
Title: Urinary and sexual function after radical prostatectomy for clinically localized prostate cancer: the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 2000 Jan 19
Journal: JAMA 283(3):354-60
Topic(s): Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Adult;   adverse effects;   Aged;   Data Collection;   epidemiology;   Erectile Dysfunction;   etiology;   Follow-Up Studies;   Humans;   Longitudinal Studies;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Regression Analysis;   Sex;   surgery;   Urinary Incontinence;   Urinary Tract
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Authors: Potosky AL, Warren JL
Title: Radical prostatectomy: does higher volume lead to better quality?
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Nov 17
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 91(22):1906-7
Topic(s): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Health Care Systems
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: Aged;   Clinical Competence;   Hospitals;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   standards;   surgery;   Survival Analysis;   Treatment Outcome;   United States;   utilization
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Authors: Potosky AL, Harlan LC, Stanford JL, Gilliland FD, Hamilton AS, Albertsen PC, Eley JW, Liff JM, Deapen D, Stephenson RA, Legler J, Ferrans CE, Talcott JA, Litwin MS
Title: Prostate cancer practice patterns and quality of life: the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Oct 20
Journal: J Natl Cancer Inst 91(20):1719-24
Topic(s): Health Disparities;   Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Adult;   Age Factors;   Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Confounding Factors (Epidemiology);   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   ethnology;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Questionnaires;   Research Design;   SEER Program;   therapy;   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): Outcomes (All)
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   analysis;   Biopsy, Needle;   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   Humans;   Incidence;   Least-Squares Analysis;   Male;   Mass Screening;   Prostate-Specific Antigen;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   SEER Program;   Sensitivity and Specificity;   statistics & numerical data;   surgery;   Transurethral Resection of Prostate;   United States
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Authors: Gilliland FD, Hoffman RM, Hamilton A, Albertsen P, Eley JW, Harlan L, Stanford JL, Hunt WC, Potosky A, Stephenson RA
Title: Predicting extracapsular extension of prostate cancer in men treated with radical prostatectomy: results from the population based prostate cancer outcomes study.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1999 Oct
Journal: J Urol 162(4):1341-5
Topic(s): Treatment;   Screening;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Prostate Cancer Outcomes Study (PCOS)
Keywords: Aged;   blood;   epidemiology;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Neoplasm Invasiveness;   Neoplasm Staging;   pathology;   Predictive Value of Tests;   Prostate-Specific Antigen;   Prostatectomy;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   surgery
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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): Outcomes (All)
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;   diagnosis;   epidemiology;   Female;   Humans;   Incidence;   Infant;   Magnetic Resonance Imaging;   Male;   methods;   Middle Aged;   mortality;   Mortality;   Stereotaxic Techniques;   Survival Rate;   Tomography, X-Ray Computed;   trends
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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): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Health Care Systems
Tumor Site(s): Colorectal
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Cohort Studies;   Colorectal Neoplasms;   Data Interpretation, Statistical;   epidemiology;   Fee-for-Service Plans;   Female;   Group Practice, Prepaid;   Health Maintenance Organizations;   Health Services Research;   Humans;   Insurance Selection Bias;   Logistic Models;   Male;   Medicare;   mortality;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Quality of Health Care;   San Francisco;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Analysis;   therapy;   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): Treatment;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Health Care Systems
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   California;   Cohort Studies;   epidemiology;   Fee-for-Service Plans;   Health Maintenance Organizations;   Humans;   Logistic Models;   Male;   Medicare;   mortality;   Physician's Practice Patterns;   Proportional Hazards Models;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   Quality of Health Care;   Risk;   statistics & numerical data;   Survival Analysis;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome;   United States;   Washington
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Authors: Albertsen PC, Nease RF Jr, Potosky AL
Title: Assessment of patient preferences among men with prostate cancer.
Type: Journal Article
Date: 1998 Jan
Journal: J Urol 159(1):158-63
Topic(s): Economics of Cancer;   Outcomes (All);   Patient-reported Outcomes;   Research Methodology;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Prostate
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): none
Keywords: Aged;   Aged, 80 and over;   Feasibility Studies;   Humans;   Male;   Middle Aged;   Outcome Assessment (Health Care);   Patient Satisfaction;   Pilot Projects;   Prostatic Neoplasms;   psychology;   Quality of Life;   Reproducibility of Results;   Risk Assessment;   therapy
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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): Health Behaviors & Survivorship;   Health Care Systems;   Outcomes (All);   Clinical Outcomes;   Treatment
Tumor Site(s): Breast
Data Source/Project/Initiative(s): Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium (BCSC);   SEER-Medicare Linked Database
Keywords: Aged;   Breast Neoplasms;   California;   epidemiology;   Fee-for-Service Plans;   Female;   Health Maintenance Organizations;   Humans;   Mastectomy, Segmental;   mortality;   Odds Ratio;   Oregon;   radiotherapy;   Risk;   surgery;   Survival Analysis;   therapy;   Treatment Outcome
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