Session: Epidemiologic Methods for Studies Related to Cancer
3032.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Epidemiologic Methods for Studies Related to Cancer
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Audrey F. Saftlas, PhD
John Neuberger, MBA, MPH, DrPH
8:30 AMColorectal cancer: Are U.S. adults receiving recommended tests?
Lori A Pollack, MD, MPH, Laura Seeff, MD, Marion Nadel, PhD, Donald Blackman, PhD
8:45 AMComorbidity as a predictor of stage of illness for breast cancer patients
Steven Fleming, PhD, Holly E. Pursley, MD, MSPH, Beth Newman, PhD, Dmitri Pavlov, PhD, Kun Chen, PhD
9:00 AMDirect measures of material hardship as predictors of repeat mammography screening in a low income multi-ethnic population of women attending an urban clinic
Gloria Marroquin, MD, Nathaniel C. Briggs, MD, MSc, Janice S. Emerson, MA, Baqar A. Husaini, PhD, Rubens J. Pamies, MD, Robert S. Levine, MD
9:15 AMWithdrawn -- Influence of race, insurance status and income level on the method and timing of breast cancer detection
Connie Y. Nakano, MPH, Hannah Linden, MD, Lisa Reisch, PhD, Eric B. Larson, MD, Joann G. Elmore, MD, MPH
9:30 AMPredictors of cancer screening in Maine women: Using BRFSS to understand gaps in prevention and early detection
Judith M Graber, MS, Nancy Sonnenfeld, PhD, Margaret A. Parsons, MD, MPH, Kathleen D. Askland, MD, MA
9:45 AMTracking cancer mortality and screening procedure use
Manon A. Boudreault, MPH, Richard J. Klein, MPH
Organized by:Epidemiology
Endorsed by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA; Gerontological Health; Statistics
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA