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Adopting the PREVENTABLE Model

Mauricio Maza, Karla Alfaro, Julia C. Gage and Miriam Cremer.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 4728 words.

The Cervical Cancer Prevention in El Salvador (CAPE) program completed a series of human papillomavirus (HPV)-based screening demonstration projects that resulted in modification of...

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Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

Edited by David A. Chambers, Cynthia A. Vinson and Wynne E. Norton.

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 440 pages.

While many effective interventions have been developed with the potential to significantly reduce morbidity and mortality from cancer, they are of no benefit to the health of populations if...

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Assessing the Community Context When Implementing Cervical Cancer Screening Programs

Prajakta Adsul and Purnima Madhivanan.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 3751 words.

This case study demonstrates the use of qualitative, community-based, participatory research to understand the context in which cervical cancer screening programs are implemented in rural...

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Cancer Detection and Screening

Gloria D. Coronado.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 1501 words.

Lung and colorectal cancers account for high numbers of preventable deaths. Because of this, scaling up effective interventions to increase routine screening and lower tobacco use is...

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Cancer in the Global Health Context

Sudha Sivaram.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 1583 words.

Globally, a shift in the pattern of disease from infectious etiology to chronic conditions is leading to an increased focus on the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases. In...

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Cancer Prevention and Public Health Promotion

Lisa M. Klesges.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 1568 words.

In this chapter, four case studies offer practical examples of implementation approaches that can accelerate evidence-based cancer prevention. The applied knowledge from the cases adds to...

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Cancer Prevention Through Scaling-Up the Process of Evidence-Based Decision-Making in a State Health Department

Peg M. Allen, Linda J. Ahrendt, Kiley A. Hump and Ross C. Brownson.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 3436 words.

This case study provides an example of a collaboration between a university and a public health agency to build organizational capacity to spread data-driven decision-making,...

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Cancer Survivorship

Julia H. Rowland.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 1407 words.

The three case studies included in this chapter illustrate well the unique barriers to bridging the implementation gap in cancer survivorship science and also potential solutions to address...

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The Challenge of Implementing Survivorship Care Plans

Sarah A. Birken, Erin E. Hahn, Yan Yu, Emily Haines, Deborah K. Mayer and Brian Mittman.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 3611 words.

This case study examines the challenge of implementing survivorship care plans (SCPs), which are intended to document cancer treatment, make recommendations for future care, and facilitate...

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Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Implementation Science

Heather Taffet Gold.

in Advancing the Science of Implementation across the Cancer Continuum

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Psychiatry; Psychology. 3539 words.

Cost-effectiveness analysis is a tool used to systematically and quantitatively compare trade-offs between health outcomes and costs of alternative health care interventions with standards...

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