Comorbidity-adjusted life expectancy: a new tool to inform recommendations for optimal screening strategies.

@article{Cho2013ComorbidityadjustedLE,
  title={Comorbidity-adjusted life expectancy: a new tool to inform recommendations for optimal screening strategies.},
  author={Hyunsoon Cho and Carrie N. Klabunde and K Robin Yabroff and Zhuoqiao Wang and A Rebecca Meekins and Iris Lansdorp-Vogelaar and Angela B Mariotto},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={159 10},
  pages={
          667-76
        }
}
BACKGROUND Many guidelines recommend considering health status and life expectancy when making cancer screening decisions for elderly persons. OBJECTIVE To estimate life expectancy for elderly persons without a history of cancer, taking into account comorbid conditions. DESIGN Population-based cohort study. SETTING A 5% sample of Medicare beneficiaries in selected geographic areas, including their claims and vital status information. PARTICIPANTS Medicare beneficiaries aged 66 years or… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 59 CITATIONS, ESTIMATED 43% COVERAGE

FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

2014
2019

CITATION STATISTICS

  • 4 Highly Influenced Citations

  • Averaged 7 Citations per year from 2017 through 2019

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 33 REFERENCES

Service

U. S. Public Healt
  • International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision. Washington, DC: US Gov Pr Office;
  • 2003
VIEW 5 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Clinical Guidelines Committee of the American College of Physicians. Screening for colorectal cancer: a guidance statement from the American College of Physicians

A Qaseem, TD Denberg, +3 authors DE Sweet
  • Ann Intern Med
  • 2012
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

Personalizing age of screening cessation based on comorbidity level: results of collaborative modeling of breast, colorectal, and prostate cancer

I Lansdorp-Vogelaar, R Gulati, +3 authors AB Knudsen
  • Presented at the International Cancer Screening Network meeting, Sydney,
  • 2012
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

Preventive Services Task Force. Screening for cervical cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement

VA Moyer, U.S
  • Ann Intern Med. 2012;156:880-91
  • 2012
VIEW 1 EXCERPT

U.S. decennial life tables for 1999-2001: state life tables.

  • National vital statistics reports : from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System
  • 2012
VIEW 1 EXCERPT