Latest Keith M. Bellizzi Stories

Older Americans Still Getting Routine Cancer Screening
2011-12-13 12:41:28

Researchers said on Monday that although the benefits of cancer screening in elderly people are less certain than the risks, many older Americans are still getting the routine tests.

2008-08-29 03:00:19

By Clauser, Steven B Arora, Neeraj K; Bellizzi, Keith M; Haffer, Samuel C (Chris); Topor, Marie; Hays, Ron D Health plan member survey and cancer registry data were analyzed to understand differences in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among cancer survivors and those without a cancer diagnosis enrolled in Medicare managed care.

2008-08-29 03:00:19

By Smith, Ashley Wilder Reeve, Bryce B; Bellizzi, Keith M; Harlan, Linda C; Klabunde, Carrie N; Amsellem, Marni; Bierman, Arlene S; Hays, Ron D This study examined the physical and mental health of 126,685 males and females age 65 or over, with and without cancer that completed a Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (MHOS) between 1998- 2002.

2008-08-28 03:00:20

By Ambs, Anita Warren, Joan L; Bellizzi, Keith M; Topor, Marie; Haffer, Samuel C (Chris); Clauser, Steven B The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)-Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (MHOS) links cancer registry data with survey data from Medicare managed care enrollees.