Browsing by Author "Sarfati, Diana"

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  • Effect of multimorbidity on health service utilisation and health care experiences

    Millar, Elinor; Stanley, James; Gurney, Jason; Stairmand, Jeannine; Davies, Cheryl; Semper, Kelly; Dowell, Anthony; Lawrenson, Ross; Mangin, Dee; Sarfati, Diana (2018)
    Introduction: Multimorbidity, the co-existence of two or more long-term conditions, is associated with poor quality of life, high health care costs and contributes to ethnic health inequality in New Zealand (NZ). Health ...
  • Ethnic disparities in breast cancer survival in New Zealand: which factors contribute?

    Tin Tin, Sandar; Elwood, J. Mark; Brown, Charis; Sarfati, Diana; Campbell, Ian; Scott, Nina; Ramsaroop, Reena; Seneviratne, Sanjeewa; Harvey, Vernon; Lawrenson, Ross (BioMed central, 2018)
    Background: New Zealand has major ethnic disparities in breast cancer survival with Maori (indigenous people) and Pacific women (immigrants or descended from immigrants from Pacific Islands) faring much worse than other ...
  • Indigenous cancer research: Reflections on roles and responsibilities

    Scott, Nina; Bennett, Hayley; Masters-Awatere, Bridgette; Sarfati, Diana; Atatoa-Carr, Polly; Harris, Ricci (American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), 2020)
    When asked for a commentary on the roles and responsibilities of nonindigenous researchers in indigenous cancer research, several potential nonindigenous coauthors were contacted. The majority wanted to “run for the hills,” ...
  • Methods of a national colorectal cancer cohort study: the PIPER Project

    Firth, Melissa J.; Sharples, Katrina J.; Hinder, Victoria A.; Macapagal, Jerome; Sarfati, Diana; Derret, Sarah L.; Hill, Andrew G.; Brown, Charis; Reid, Papaarangi M.J.; Lawrenson, Ross; Atmore, Carol; Keating, John P.; Jeffery, Mark; Secker, Adrian H.; DeGroot, Charles; Jackson, Christopher G.C.A.; Findlay, Michael P.N. (New Zealand Medical Association, 2016)
    A national study looking at bowel cancer in New Zealand has previously been completed (the PIPER Project). The study included 5,610 patients and collected medical information about how each person was found to have bowel ...
  • Outcomes in different ethnic groups of New Zealand patients with screen-detected vs. non-screen-detected breast cancer.

    Lawrenson, Ross; Lao, Chunhuan; Jacobson, Gregory M.; Seneviratne, Sanjeewa; Scott, Nina; Sarfati, Diana; Elwood, Mark; Campbell, Ian (2019)
    OBJECTIVE: To compare characteristics and survival of New Zealand European, Māori, and Pacific women with screen-detected vs. non-screen-detected breast cancer. METHODS: Women aged 45-69 diagnosed with invasive breast ...