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The purpose of this study is to improve cancer care and the delivery of cancer care. Researchers are interested in studying patient reported information and examining how different factors may impact cancer care.
Head and Neck Cancer
Survey, Saliva sample, Smoking Status questions, Health Services
Medical University of South Carolina
Medical University of South Carolina
Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-07-06T07:38:25-0400
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To assess the impact of provider incentive policy on smoking status documentation.
To investigate the association between cataract and cotinine-verified smoking status.
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Evaluating children's oral health status and treatment needs is challenging. We aim to build oral health assessment toolkits to predict Children's Oral Health Status Index (COHSI) score and referral f...
Stereotype threats have been documented in an academic and work setting and have been found to have a significant impact on an individual's behavior as it could be a barrier in receiving healthcare se...
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Health services, public or private, in suburban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
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