Publications by authors named "Donatus U. Ekwueme"

133Publications

The Estimated Lifetime Medical Cost of Diseases Attributable to Human Papillomavirus Infections Acquired in 2018.

Sex Transm Dis 2021 Jan 23. Epub 2021 Jan 23.

Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec-Université Laval, Québec, Canada Département de médecine sociale et préventive, Université Laval, Québec, Canada Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, London, UK Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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January 2021

Engaging Community Health Workers to Increase Cancer Screening: A Community Guide Systematic Economic Review.

Am J Prev Med 2020 Dec 3. Epub 2020 Dec 3.

Community Guide Office, Office of the Associate Director for Policy and Strategy, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia.

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December 2020

A framework for cancer health economics research.

Cancer 2020 Nov 25. Epub 2020 Nov 25.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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November 2020

Cost-effectiveness of HPV vaccination for adults through age 45 years in the United States: Estimates from a simplified transmission model.

Vaccine 2020 Nov 27;38(50):8032-8039. Epub 2020 Oct 27.

Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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November 2020

A comparison of general, genitourinary, bowel, and sexual quality of life among long term survivors of prostate, bladder, colorectal, and lung cancer.

J Geriatr Oncol 2020 Jul 29. Epub 2020 Jul 29.

Department of Urology and Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California/Norris Cancer Center, 1441 Eastlake Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA; Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 Medical Center Dr, Nashville, TN 37232, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2020

Productivity costs associated with metastatic breast cancer in younger, midlife, and older women.

Cancer 2020 Sep 10;126(18):4118-4125. Epub 2020 Jul 10.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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September 2020

Estimating the impact of increasing cervical cancer screening in the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program among low-income women in the USA.

Cancer Causes Control 2020 Jul 20;31(7):691-702. Epub 2020 May 20.

Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, 660 S. Euclid Avenue, Campus, Box 8100, St. Louis, MO, 63110, USA.

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July 2020

Patient-Provider Discussions About Out-of-Pocket Costs of Cancer Care in the U.S.

Am J Prev Med 2020 08 14;59(2):228-236. Epub 2020 May 14.

Surveillance and Health Services Research Program, Department of Intramural Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Medical costs associated with metastatic breast cancer in younger, midlife, and older women.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2020 Jun 28;181(3):653-665. Epub 2020 Apr 28.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

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June 2020

Is Health Insurance Literacy Associated With Financial Hardship Among Cancer Survivors? Findings From a National Sample in the United States.

JNCI Cancer Spectr 2019 Dec 21;3(4):pkz061. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

Surveillance and Health Services Research Program, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA.

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December 2019

Awareness of breast cancer risk related to a positive family history and alcohol consumption among women aged 15-44 years in United States.

Prev Med Rep 2020 Mar 9;17:101029. Epub 2019 Dec 9.

Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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March 2020

Utilization and Cost of Mammography Screening Among Commercially Insured Women 50 to 64 Years of Age in the United States, 2012-2016.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2020 03 15;29(3):327-337. Epub 2019 Oct 15.

Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia.

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March 2020

Economics of public health programs for underserved populations: a review of economic analysis of the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.

Cancer Causes Control 2019 Dec 9;30(12):1351-1363. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

Surveillance and Health Services Research, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, USA.

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December 2019

Economics of Multicomponent Interventions to Increase Breast, Cervical, and Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Community Guide Systematic Review.

Am J Prev Med 2019 10 30;57(4):557-567. Epub 2019 Aug 30.

Community Guide Branch, Division of Public Health Information Dissemination, Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia.

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October 2019

Public Health Efforts to Address Mental Health Conditions Among Cancer Survivors.

Am J Public Health 2019 06;109(S3):S179-S180

The authors are with the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA.

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June 2019

The effect of delivery structure on costs, screening and health promotional services in state level National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Programs.

Cancer Causes Control 2019 Aug 11;30(8):813-818. Epub 2019 Jun 11.

Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, USA.

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August 2019