SEER-Medicaid Bibliography


The linkage of Medicaid and SEER data provides an opportunity to analyze patterns of care after an initial diagnosis of cancer in low income populations.

The following articles highlight the use of SEER-Medicaid linkage data by a number of SEER sites to examine various cancer outcomes.

California Cancer Registry-Medicaid

O'Malley CD, Shema SJ, Clarke LS, Clarke CA, Perkins CI. Medicaid status and stage at diagnosis of cervical cancerExternal Web Site Policy. Am J Public Health. 2006 Dec;96(12):2179-85.

Chan JK, Gomez SL, O'Malley CD, Perkins CI, Clarke CA. Validity of cancer registry medicaid status against enrollment files: implications for population-based studies of cancer outcomesExternal Web Site Policy. Med Care. 2006 Oct;44(10):952-5.

Metropolitan Detroit-Michigan Medicaid

Bradley CJ, Given CW, Roberts C. Race, socioeconomic status, and breast cancer treatment and survivalExternal Web Site Policy. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2002 Apr 3;94(7):490-6.

New Jersey-Medicaid

Wang PS, Walker AM, Tsuang MT, Orav EJ, Levin R, Avorn J. Antidepressant use and the risk of breast cancer: a non-associationExternal Web Site Policy. J Clin Epidemiol. 2001 Jul;54(7):728-34.

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