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Jeanne M. Ferrante, MD, MPH, FAAFP

Selected Publications

  1. Roetzheim RG, Lee JH, Ferrante JM, Gonzalez EC, Chen R, Love-Jackson K, McCarthy EP. “The Influence of Dermatologist and Primary Care Physician Visits on Melanoma Outcomes among Medicare Beneficiaries. J Am Board Fam Med. 2013 Nov-Dec;26(6):637-47. PubMed PMID: 24204060.
  2. Shaw EK, Scott JG, Ferrante JM. The Influence of Family Ties on Men's Prostate Cancer Screening, Biopsy, and Treatment Decisions. Am J Mens Health. 2013 Nov;7(6):461-471. PubMed PMID: 23459024.
  3. Ferrante JM, Lee JH, McCarthy EP, Fisher KJ, Chen R, Gonzalez EC, Love-Jackson K, Roetzheim RG. Primary Care Utilization and Colorectal Cancer Incidence and Mortality Among Medicare Beneficiaries: A Population-Based, Case-Control Study. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Oct 1;159(7):437-446. PubMed PMID: 24081284.
  4. Fisher KJ, Lee JH, Ferrante JM, McCarthy EP, Gonzalez EC, Chen R, Love-Jackson K , Roetzheim RG. The effects of primary care on breast cancer mortality and incidence among Medicare beneficiaries. Cancer. 2013 Aug 15; 119(16):2964-72. PubMed PMID: 23677482.
  5. Chugh M, Friedman AM, Clemow LP, Ferrante JM. Women weigh in: obese African American and White women's perspectives on physicians' roles in weight management. J Am Board Fam Med. 2013 Jul-Aug;26(4):421-8. PubMed PMID: 23833157; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3791510.
  6. Scott JG, Shaw EP, Friedman A, Ferrante JM. Emotional consequences of persistently elevated PSA with negative prostate biopsies. Am J Cancer Prev, 2013 Mar; 1(1): 4-8. doi:10.12691/ajcp-1-1-2.
  7. Hudson SV, Ferrante JM, Ohman-Strickland P, Hahn KA, Shaw EK, Hemler J, Crabtree BF. Physician recommendation and patient adherence for colorectal cancer screening. J Am Board Fam Med. 2012 Nov-Dec;25(6):782-91. PubMed PMID: 23136316; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3587147.
  8. Roetzheim RG, Ferrante JM, Lee JH, Chen R, Love-Jackson KM, Gonzalez EC, Fisher KJ, McCarthy EP. Influence of primary care on breast cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries. Ann Fam Med. 2012 Sep-Oct;10(5):401-11. PubMed PMID: 22966103; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3438207.
  9. Friedman AM, Hemler JR, Rossetti E, Clemow LP, Ferrante JM. Obese women's barriers to mammography and pap smear: the possible role of personality. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2012 Aug;20(8):1611-7. PubMed PMID: 22370590; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3378788.
  10. Ferrante JM, McCarthy EP, Gonzalez EC, Lee JH, Chen R, Love-Jackson K, Roetzheim RG. Primary care utilization and colorectal cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Oct 24;171(19):1747-57. PubMed PMID: 22025432.
  11. Ferrante JM, Shaw EK, Scott JG. Factors influencing men's decisions regarding prostate cancer screening: a qualitative study. J Community Health. 2011Oct;36(5):839-44. PubMed PMID: 21336996.
  12. Ferrante JM, Wu J, Dicicco-Bloom B. Strategies used and challenges faced by a breast cancer patient navigator in an urban underserved community. J Natl Med Assoc. 2011 Aug;103(8):729-34. PubMed PMID: 22046850; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3635837.
  13. Ferrante JM, Cohen DJ, Crosson JC. Translating the patient navigator approach to meet the needs of primary care. J Am Board Fam Med. 2010 Nov-Dec;23(6):736-44. PubMed PMID: 21057069.
  14. Ferrante JM, Fyffe DC, Vega ML, Piasecki AK, Ohman-Strickland PA, Crabtree BF. Family physicians' barriers to cancer screening in extremely obese patients. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2010 Jun;18(6):1153-9. PubMed PMID: 20019676; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2953250.
  15. Ferrante JM, Piasecki AK, Ohman-Strickland PA, Crabtree BF. Family physicians' practices and attitudes regarding care of extremely obese patients. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Sep;17(9):1710-6. PubMed PMID: 19282824; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2953252.
  16. Ferrante JM, Ohman-Strickland P, Hahn KA, Hudson SV, Shaw EK, Crosson JC, Crabtree BF. Self-report versus medical records for assessing cancer-preventive services delivery. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008 Nov;17(11):2987-94. PubMed PMID: 18990740; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2962564.
  17. Ferrante JM, Winston DG, Chen PH, de la Torre AN. Family physicians' knowledge and screening of chronic hepatitis and liver cancer. Fam Med. 2008 May;40(5):345-51. PubMed PMID: 18465284.
  18. Kim SH, Ferrante J, Won BR, Hameed M. Barriers to adequate follow-up during adjuvant therapy may be important factors in the worse outcome for Black women after breast cancer treatment. World J Surg Oncol. 2008 Feb 25;6:26. PubMed PMID: 18298840; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2277417.
  19. Ferrante JM, Chen PH, Kim S. The effect of patient navigation on time to diagnosis, anxiety, and satisfaction in urban minority women with abnormal mammograms: a randomized controlled trial. J Urban Health. 2008 Jan;85(1):114-24. PubMed PMID: 17906931; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2430139.
  20. Ferrante JM, Chen PH, Crabtree BF, Wartenberg D. Cancer screening in women: body mass index and adherence to physician recommendations. Am J Prev Med. 2007 Jun;32(6):525-31. PubMed PMID: 17533069; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1986842.
  21. Ferrante JM, Rovi S, Das K, Kim S. Family physicians expedite diagnosis of breast disease in urban minority women. J Am Board Fam Med. 2007 Jan-Feb;20(1):52-9. PubMed PMID: 17204735.
  22. Ferrante JM, Ohman-Strickland P, Hudson SV, Hahn KA, Scott JG, Crabtree BF. Colorectal cancer screening among obese versus non-obese patients in primary care practices. Cancer Detect Prev. 2006;30(5):459-65. Epub 2006 Oct 25. PubMed PMID: 17067753; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1761119.
  23. Ferrante JM, Chen PH, Jacobs A. Breast and cervical cancer screening in obese minority women. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2006 Jun;15(5):531-41. PubMed PMID: 16796480.