Full Text Journal Articles by
Author Caitlin C Murphy

Advertisement

Find full text journal articles






A systematic review of repeat fecal occult blood tests for colorectal cancer screening.

Caitlin C Murphy, Ahana Sen, Bianca Watson, Samir Gupta, Helen Mayo, Amit G Singal,

Screening with fecal occult blood tests (FOBT) reduces colorectal cancer mortality. Failure to complete repeat tests may compromise screening effectiveness. We conducted a systematic review of repeat FOBT across diverse healthcare settings. We searched MEDLINE, Embase, and the Cochrane Library for studies published in 1997 - 2017 and reported repeat ... Read more >>

Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. (Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology)
[2019, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Is Colorectal Cancer in Patients Younger Than 50 Years of Age the Same Disease as in Older Patients?

Pooja Dharwadkar, Garrett Greenan, Amit G Singal, Caitlin C Murphy,

The incidence of colorectal cancer (CRC) has declined steadily in persons over age 50 years of age, largely due to screening. In contrast, incidence rates have increased rapidly in younger adults (<50 years of age),1 raising the question of whether young-onset CRC is a distinct disease with unique biologic features ... Read more >>

Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. (Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association)
[2019, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Epidemiology and Mechanisms of the Increasing Incidence of Colon and Rectal Cancers in Young Adults.

Elena M Stoffel, Caitlin C Murphy,

In contrast to the decreasing incidence of colorectal cancer (CRC) in older populations, the incidence has nearly doubled in younger adults since the early 1990s. Approximately 1 in 10 new diagnoses of CRC are now made in individuals 50 years or younger. Patients' risk of CRC has been calculated largely ... Read more >>

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy for Hepatitis C Virus Infection Is Associated With Increased Survival in Patients With a History of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

Amit G Singal, Nicole E Rich, Neil Mehta, Andrea D Branch, Anjana Pillai, Maarouf Hoteit, Michael Volk, Mobolaji Odewole, Steven Scaglione, Jennifer Guy, Adnan Said, Jordan J Feld, Binu V John, Catherine Frenette, Parvez Mantry, Amol S Rangnekar, Omobonike Oloruntoba, Michael Leise, Janice H Jou, Kalyan Ram Bhamidimarri, Laura Kulik, George N Ioannou, Annsa Huang, Tram Tran, Hrishikesh Samant, Renumathy Dhanasekaran, Andres Duarte-Rojo, Reena Salgia, Sheila Eswaran, Prasun Jalal, Avegail Flores, Sanjaya K Satapathy, Sofia Kagan, Purva Gopal, Robert Wong, Neehar D Parikh, Caitlin C Murphy,

BACKGROUND & AIMS:There is controversy regarding the benefits of direct-acting antiviral (DAA) therapy for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection for patients with a history of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We performed a multicenter cohort study to compare overall survival between patients with HCV infection treated with DAAs and patients who did ... Read more >>

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, 157(5):1253-1263.e2]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Conceptual Model for Accrual to Cancer Clinical Trials.

Simon J Craddock Lee, Caitlin C Murphy, Ann M Geiger, David E Gerber, John V Cox, Rasmi Nair, Celette Sugg Skinner,

J. Clin. Oncol. (Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology)
[2019, 37(23):1993-1996]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Patient and provider perspectives on delivery of oral cancer therapies.

Caitlin C Murphy, Simon J Craddock Lee, David E Gerber, John V Cox, Hannah M Fullington, Robin T Higashi,

OBJECTIVE:The introduction of oral cancer therapies presents new challenges to delivery of quality cancer care. Little is known about how patients and providers address and overcome these challenges. We conducted a qualitative study exploring the range of patient and provider perspectives on oral cancer therapies. METHODS:We conducted semi-structured interviews with ... Read more >>

Patient Educ Couns (Patient education and counseling)
[2019, 102(11):2102-2109]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Colorectal Cancer in the Young: Does Screening Make Sense?

Caitlin C Murphy,

PURPOSE OF REVIEW:Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening is recommended to reduce CRC mortality. This review outlines key factors to consider when recommending screening, including disease burden, screening benefits and harms, and remaining knowledge gaps. RECENT FINDINGS:In response to increasing rates of CRC incidence among younger (age < 50 years) adults, the American Cancer ... Read more >>

Curr Gastroenterol Rep (Current gastroenterology reports)
[2019, 21(7):28]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Racial Disparities and Trends in Pancreatic Cancer Incidence and Mortality in the United States.

Anna Tavakkoli, Amit G Singal, Akbar K Waljee, B Joseph Elmunzer, Sandi L Pruitt, Thomas McKey, Joel H Rubenstein, James M Scheiman, Caitlin C Murphy,

BACKGROUND & AIMS:Pancreatic cancer is one of the few cancers in the United States that is increasing in incidence. Little is known about racial disparities in incidence and mortality. We characterized racial disparities in pancreatic cancer incidence and mortality in different locations, time periods, age groups, and disease stages. METHODS:We ... Read more >>

Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. (Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association)
[2019, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Regional and racial variations in the utilization of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography among pancreatic cancer patients in the United States.

Anna Tavakkoli, Amit G Singal, Akbar K Waljee, James M Scheiman, Caitlin C Murphy, Sandi L Pruitt, Lei Xuan, Richard S Kwon, Ryan J Law, Grace H Elta, Phyllis Wright-Slaughter, Thomas S Valley, Nisa Kubiliun, Hari Nathan, Joel H Rubenstein, B Joseph Elmunzer,

BACKGROUND:Pancreatic cancer is projected to become the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths by 2030. Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is recommended as first-line therapy for biliary decompression in pancreatic cancer. The aim of our study was to characterize geographic and racial/ethnic disparities in ERCP utilization among patients with pancreatic cancer. ... Read more >>

Cancer Med (Cancer medicine)
[2019, 8(7):3420-3427]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



A Summary of the Fight Colorectal Cancer Working Meeting: Exploring Risk Factors and Etiology of Sporadic Early-Age Onset Colorectal Cancer.

Andrea J Dwyer, Caitlin C Murphy, C Richard Boland, Reese Garcia, Heather Hampel, Paul Limburg, Jan Lowery, Ann G Zauber, Stephen Waring, Sharyn Worrall, Jose Perea, Rebecca Siegel, Jeffrey Lee, Christine Molmenti, Cynthia L Sears, Phillip Buckhaults, Richard Hayes, Hisham Hussan, Noel de Miranda, Claire Palles, Luis Diaz, Mingyang Song, Andrea Cercek, Christopher H Lieu, Swati G Patel, Jordan J Karlitz, Yin Cao, Josh Demb, Patrick Blatchford, Betsy Risendal, Elsa Weltzien, Anil Wali, Phil Daschner, Holli Loomans-Kropp, R Flores, Caleb L Levell, Karen Wehling, Jessica Martin, Curt Pesmen, Violet Kuchar, Ryan Soisson, Anjee Davis, Dennis Ahnen,

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, 157(2):280-288]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Endocrine Therapy Nonadherence and Discontinuation in Black and White Women.

Stephanie B Wheeler, Jennifer Spencer, Laura C Pinheiro, Caitlin C Murphy, Jo Anne Earp, Lisa Carey, Andrew Olshan, Chiu Kit Tse, Mary E Bell, Morris Weinberger, Katherine E Reeder-Hayes,

BACKGROUND:Differential use of endocrine therapy (ET) by race may contribute to breast cancer outcome disparities, but racial differences in ET behaviors are poorly understood. METHODS:Women aged 20-74 years with a first primary, stage I-III, hormone receptor-positive (HR+) breast cancer were included. At 2 years postdiagnosis, we assessed nonadherence, defined as not taking ... Read more >>

J. Natl. Cancer Inst. (Journal of the National Cancer Institute)
[2019, 111(5):498-508]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Hepatocellular Carcinoma Incidence Is Decreasing Among Younger Adults in the United States.

Nicole E Rich, Adam C Yopp, Amit G Singal, Caitlin C Murphy,

BACKGROUND & AIMS:Incidence rates for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) increased rapidly in the United States since the 1990s, but have plateaued or started to decrease in other industrialized countries. It unclear if and when a similar trend will be observed in the United States. We examined trends in HCC incidence rates ... Read more >>

Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. (Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association)
[2019, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Roadmap to Reduce Incidence and Future Burden.

Amit G Singal, Caitlin C Murphy,

J. Natl. Cancer Inst. (Journal of the National Cancer Institute)
[2018, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy Not Associated With Recurrence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in a Multicenter North American Cohort Study.

Amit G Singal, Nicole E Rich, Neil Mehta, Andrea Branch, Anjana Pillai, Maarouf Hoteit, Michael Volk, Mobolaji Odewole, Steven Scaglione, Jennifer Guy, Adnan Said, Jordan J Feld, Binu V John, Catherine Frenette, Parvez Mantry, Amol S Rangnekar, Omobonike Oloruntoba, Michael Leise, Janice H Jou, Kalyan Ram Bhamidimarri, Laura Kulik, Tram Tran, Hrishikesh Samant, Renumathy Dhanasekaran, Andres Duarte-Rojo, Reena Salgia, Sheila Eswaran, Prasun Jalal, Avegail Flores, Sanjaya K Satapathy, Robert Wong, Annsa Huang, Suresh Misra, Myron Schwartz, Robert Mitrani, Sasank Nakka, Wassim Noureddine, Chanda Ho, Venkata R Konjeti, Alexander Dao, Kevin Nelson, Kelly Delarosa, Usman Rahim, Meher Mavuram, Jesse J Xie, Caitlin C Murphy, Neehar D Parikh,

BACKGROUND & AIMS:There is controversy over the effects of direct-acting antiviral (DAA) therapies for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection on hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) recurrence and tumor aggressiveness. We compared HCC recurrence patterns between DAA-treated and untreated HCV-infected patients who had achieved a complete response to HCC treatment in a North ... Read more >>

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, 156(6):1683-1692.e1]

Cited: 7 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Hepatocellular Carcinoma Surveillance: An Effective But Complex Process.

Amit G Singal, Caitlin C Murphy,

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, 156(4):1215]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Impact of a Clinical Decision Support System on Guideline Adherence of Surveillance Recommendations for Colonoscopy After Polypectomy.

Melissa Magrath, Edward Yang, Chul Ahn, Christian A Mayorga, Purva Gopal, Caitlin C Murphy, Samir Gupta, Deepak Agrawal, Ethan A Halm, Eric K Borton, Celette Sugg Skinner, Amit G Singal,

Background: Surveillance colonoscopy is required in patients with polyps due to an elevated colorectal cancer (CRC) risk; however, studies suggest substantial overuse and underuse of surveillance colonoscopy. The goal of this study was to characterize guideline adherence of surveillance recommendations after implementation of an electronic medical record (EMR)-based Colonoscopy Pathology ... Read more >>

J Natl Compr Canc Netw (Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN)
[2018, 16(11):1321-1328]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Mailed Outreach Invitations Significantly Improve HCC Surveillance Rates in Patients With Cirrhosis: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Amit G Singal, Jasmin A Tiro, Caitlin C Murphy, Jorge A Marrero, Katharine McCallister, Hannah Fullington, Caroline Mejias, Akbar K Waljee, Wendy Pechero Bishop, Noel O Santini, Ethan A Halm,

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) surveillance is associated with early tumor detection and improved survival in patients with cirrhosis; however, effectiveness is limited by underuse. We compared the effectiveness of mailed outreach and patient navigation strategies to increase HCC surveillance in a racially diverse cohort of patients with cirrhosis. We conducted a ... Read more >>

Hepatology (Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.))
[2019, 69(1):121-130]

Cited: 2 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Racial Disparities in Incidence of Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer and Patient Survival.

Caitlin C Murphy, Kristin Wallace, Robert S Sandler, John A Baron,

BACKGROUND & AIMS:Increasing rates of young-onset colorectal cancer (CRC) have attracted substantial research and media attention, but we know little about racial disparities among younger adults with CRC. We examined racial disparities in young-onset CRC by comparing CRC incidence and relative survival among younger (<50-year-old) adults in 2 time periods. ... Read more >>

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, 156(4):958-965]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Screening initiation with FIT or colonoscopy: Post-hoc analysis of a pragmatic, randomized trial.

Caitlin C Murphy, Chul Ahn, Sandi L Pruitt, Amy E Hughes, Ethan A Halm, Samir Gupta, Noel O Santini, Katharine McCallister, Joanne M Sanders, Amit G Singal, Celette Sugg Skinner,

Screening with FIT or colonoscopy can reduce CRC mortality. In our pragmatic, randomized trial of screening outreach over three years, patients annually received mailed FITs or colonoscopy invitations. We examined screening initiation after each mailing and crossover from the invited to other modality. Eligible patients (50-64 years, ≥1 primary-care visit before ... Read more >>

Prev Med (Preventive medicine)
[2019, 118:332-335]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Burden and Cost of Gastrointestinal, Liver, and Pancreatic Diseases in the United States: Update 2018.

Anne F Peery, Seth D Crockett, Caitlin C Murphy, Jennifer L Lund, Evan S Dellon, J Lucas Williams, Elizabeth T Jensen, Nicholas J Shaheen, Alfred S Barritt, Sarah R Lieber, Bharati Kochar, Edward L Barnes, Y Claire Fan, Virginia Pate, Joseph Galanko, Todd H Baron, Robert S Sandler,

BACKGROUND & AIMS:Estimates of disease burden can inform national health priorities for research, clinical care, and policy. We aimed to estimate health care use and spending among gastrointestinal (GI) (including luminal, liver, and pancreatic) diseases in the United States. METHODS:We estimated health care use and spending based on the most ... Read more >>

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2019, 156(1):254-272.e11]

Cited: 7 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Potential Intended and Unintended Consequences of Recommending Initiation of Colorectal Cancer Screening at Age 45 Years.

Peter S Liang, James Allison, Uri Ladabaum, Maria Elena Martinez, Caitlin C Murphy, Robert E Schoen, Aasma Shaukat, Jill Tinmouth, Samir Gupta,

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2018, 155(4):950-954]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Use of age-period-cohort analysis in cancer epidemiology research.

Caitlin C Murphy, Yang Claire Yang,

Purpose of review:Age-period-cohort (APC) models simultaneously estimate the effects of age - biological process of aging; time period - secular trends that occur in all ages simultaneously; and birth cohort - variation among those born around the same year or from one generation to the next. APC models inform understanding ... Read more >>

Curr Epidemiol Rep (Current epidemiology reports)
[2018, 5(4):418-431]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Colorectal cancer incidence among Hispanics and non-Hispanic Whites in the United States.

Sandra Garcia, Sandi L Pruitt, Amit G Singal, Caitlin C Murphy,

PURPOSE:Colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence has declined over the past two decades; however, these declines have not occurred equally in all populations. To better understand the impact of CRC among Hispanics, we examined incidence trends by age and Hispanic ethnicity. METHODS:Using data from the National Program of Cancer Registries and the ... Read more >>

Cancer Causes Control (Cancer causes & control : CCC)
[2018, 29(11):1039-1046]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Decrease in Incidence of Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Before Recent Increase.

Caitlin C Murphy, Amit G Singal, John A Baron, Robert S Sandler,

The increasing incidence of colorectal cancer in younger adults (aged <50 years) has been widely reported. Using data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program, we found young-onset colorectal cancer incidence rates decreased from 1975 through about 1990. Decreases were more prominent in the colon, a contrast with more ... Read more >>

Gastroenterology (Gastroenterology)
[2018, 155(6):1716-1719.e4]

Cited: 2 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Establishing a research agenda for early-onset colorectal cancer.

Caitlin C Murphy, Amit G Singal,

In this month's Editorial Caitlin C. Murphy and Amit Singal discuss the increasing incidence of early-onset colorectal cancer in patients under the age of 50. ... Read more >>

PLoS Med. (PLoS medicine)
[2018, 15(6):e1002577]

Cited: 2 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Disclaimer
1.6521 s