Breast Cancer

Connected Cancer Care: EHR Communication Networks in Virtual Cancer Care Teams

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This research will develop methods for measuring EHR communication networks—defined as EHR-based information sharing connections among healthcare professionals —in virtual care teams and to examine the relationship between EHR communication networks and care quality.
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April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2021

MyHealthPortal: Using an Electronic Portal to Empower Patients with Breast Cancer - Final Report

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Patient experience of taking adjuvant endocrine therapy for breast cancer: a tough pill to swallow.

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Enhancing Providers' Ability to Follow-up on Abnormal Test Results - Final Report

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Managing psychosocial issues faced by young women with breast cancer at the time of diagnosis and during active treatment.

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Population-based breast cancer screening in a primary care network.

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Information and communication needs of Chinese American breast cancer patients: perspectives on survivorship care planning.

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Non-visit-based cancer screening using a novel population management system.

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Implementing a Low-Literacy, Multimedia Information Technology System to Enhance Patient-Centered Cancer Care - Final Report

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Enhancing Providers' Ability to Follow Up on Abnormal Test Results

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This project assessed provider mental workload and performance while processing electronic abnormal test results and found that a test result tracking mechanism improved physicians’ clinical performance.

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August 1, 2015 to July 31, 2017