Richard G. Roetzheim, MD, MSPH

Dr. Richard Roetzheim is a family physician with a special interest in cancer prevention and screening. He serves as the Medical Director for Moffitt's Cancer Prevention activities where he began practicing in 1994. He is also a primary care physician with the USF Physicians Group. Dr. Roetzheim has had a special research interest in breast cancer prevention and screening of high risk women. He was a Principal Investigator of the National Cancer Institute's "Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR)" which established important ways for women to reduce their risk of developing breast cancer. His current research includes several grants focused on the reduction of health disparities in minority populations. He played a leading role in important research looking into the benefits of patient navigation in cancer screening and diagnosis. He has published over 70 papers in academic journals and serves as a reviewer for many leading publications including JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the USF President's Award for Faculty Excellence, the Spirit of Moffitt Team Award and has been chosen as one of America's Best Doctors for 10 years.

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Richard G. Roetzheim, MD, MSPH

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Education & Training

BOARD CERTIFICATION:
  • Family Medicine
FELLOWSHIP:
  • UCLA - NIH Primary Care Research Fellowship in Family Medicine
RESIDENCY:
  • Bayfront Medical Center, St. Petersburg, FL -
MEDICAL SCHOOL:
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, IL - MD
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Richard G. Roetzheim, MD, MSPH

Family Medicine

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Publications

  • Dossett LA, Hudson JN, Morris AM, Lee MC, Roetzheim RG, Fetters MD, Quinn GP. The primary care provider (PCP)-cancer specialist relationship: A systematic review and mixed-methods meta-synthesis. CA-Cancer J Clin. 2017 Mar;67(2):156-169. Pubmedid: 27727446. Pmcid: PMC5342924.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Malo TL, Sutton SK, Ali KN, Kahn JA, Casler A, Salmon D, Walkosz B, Roetzheim RG, Zimet GD, Giuliano AR. Missing the Target for Routine Human Papillomavirus Vaccination: Consistent and Strong Physician Recommendations Are Lacking for 11- to 12-Year-Old Males. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2016 Oct;25(10):1435-1446. Pubmedid: 27486020. Pmcid: PMC5050120.
  • Wells KJ, Pan TM, Vázquez-Otero C, Ung D, Ustjanauskas AE, Muñoz D, Laronga C, Roetzheim RG, Goldenstein M, Carrizosa C, Nuhaily S, Johnson K, Norton M, Sims E, Quinn GP. Barriers and facilitators to endocrine therapy adherence among underserved hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer survivors: a qualitative study. Support Care Cancer. 2016 Oct;24(10):4123-4130. Pubmedid: 27146492. Pmcid: PMC4995114.
  • Ustjanauskas AE, Quinn GP, Pan TM, Rivera M, Vázquez-Otero C, Ung D, Roetzheim RG, Laronga C, Johnson K, Norton M, Carrizosa C, Muñoz D, Goldenstein M, Nuhaily S, Wells KJ. Facilitators of Survivorship Care Among Underserved Breast Cancer Survivors: a Qualitative Study. J Cancer Educ. 2016 Jul. Pubmedid: 27385123. Pmcid: PMC5219875.
  • Masley SC, Roetzheim R, Masley LV, McNamara T, Schocken DD. Emerging risk factors as markers for carotid intima media thickness scores. J Am Coll Nutr. 2015 Mar;34(2):100-107. Pubmedid: 25751621.
  • Gwede CK, Koskan AM, Quinn GP, Davis SN, Ealey J, Abdulla R, Vadaparampil ST, Elliott G, Lopez D, Shibata D, Roetzheim RG, Meade CD. Patients' perceptions of colorectal cancer screening tests and preparatory education in federally qualified health centers. J Cancer Educ. 2015 Jun;30(2):294-300. Pubmedid: 25249181. Pmcid: PMC4372499.
  • Roetzheim RG, Lee JH, Fulp W, Matos Gomez E, Clayton E, Tollin S, Khakpour N, Laronga C, Lee MC, Kiluk JV. Acceptance and adherence to chemoprevention among women at increased risk of breast cancer. Breast. 2015 Feb;24(1):51-56. Pubmedid: 25491191. Pmcid: PMC4503358.
  • Meade CD, Wells KJ, Arevalo M, Calcano ER, Rivera M, Sarmiento Y, Freeman HP, Roetzheim RG. Lay navigator model for impacting cancer health disparities. J Cancer Educ. 2014 Sep;29(3):449-457. Pubmedid: 24683043. Pmcid: PMC4133280.
  • Harman LE, Margo CE, Roetzheim RG. Uveitis: the collaborative diagnostic evaluation. Am Fam Physician. 2014 Nov;90(10):711-716. Pubmedid: 25403035.
  • Iannacone MR, Gheit T, Pfister H, Giuliano AR, Messina JL, Fenske NA, Cherpelis BS, Sondak VK, Roetzheim RG, Silling S, Pawlita M, Tommasino M, Rollison DE. Case-control study of genus-beta human papillomaviruses in plucked eyebrow hairs and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Cancer. 2014 May;134(9):2231-2244. Pubmedid: 24136717. Pmcid: PMC4545525.
  • Lee JH, Fulp W, Wells KJ, Meade CD, Calcano E, Roetzheim R. Effect of patient navigation on time to diagnostic resolution among patients with colorectal cancer-related abnormalities. J Cancer Educ. 2014 Mar;29(1):144-150. Pubmedid: 24113902. Pmcid: PMC3945676.
  • Freund KM, Battaglia TA, Calhoun E, Darnell JS, Dudley DJ, Fiscella K, Hare ML, LaVerda N, Lee JH, Levine P, Murray DM, Patierno SR, Raich PC, Roetzheim RG, Simon M, Snyder FR, Warren-Mears V, Whitley EM, Winters P, Young GS, Paskett ED. Impact of patient navigation on timely cancer care: the Patient Navigation Research Program. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Jun;106(6):dju115. Pubmedid: 24938303. Pmcid: PMC4072900.
  • Correa JB, Heckman BW, Marquinez NS, Drobes DJ, Unrod M, Roetzheim RG, Brandon TH. Perceived medication assignment during a placebo-controlled laboratory study of varenicline: temporal associations of treatment expectancies with smoking-related outcomes. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2014 Jul;231(13):2559-2566. Pubmedid: 24408212.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Malo TL, Kahn JA, Salmon DA, Lee JH, Quinn GP, Roetzheim RG, Bruder KL, Proveaux TM, Zhao X, Halsey NA, Giuliano AR. Physicians' human papillomavirus vaccine recommendations, 2009 and 2011. Am J Prev Med. 2014 Jan;46(1):80-84. Pubmedid: 24355675. Pmcid: PMC3895928.
  • Sultan DH, Rivers BM, Osongo BO, Wilson DS, Schenck A, Carvajal R, Rivers D, Roetzheim R, Green BL. Affecting African American men's prostate cancer screening decision-making through a mobile tablet-mediated intervention. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2014 Aug;25(3):1262-1277. Pubmedid: 25130238. Pmcid: PMC4160127.
  • Lee JH, Fulp W, Wells KJ, Meade CD, Calcano E, Roetzheim R. Patient navigation and time to diagnostic resolution: results for a cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation among patients with breast cancer screening abnormalities, Tampa, FL. PLoS One. 2013 Sep;8(9):e74542. Pubmedid: 24066145. Pmcid: PMC3774725.
  • Ferrante JM, Lee JH, McCarthy EP, Fisher KJ, Chen R, Gonzalez EC, Love-Jackson K, Roetzheim RG. Primary care utilization and colorectal cancer incidence and mortality among Medicare beneficiaries: a population-based, case-control study. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Oct;159(7):437-446. Pubmedid: 24081284. Pmcid: PMC4605549.
  • Green BL, Rivers DA, Kumar N, Baldwin J, Rivers BM, Sultan D, Jacobsen P, Gordon LE, Davis J, Roetzheim R. Establishing the infrastructure to comprehensively address cancer disparities: a model for transdisciplinary approaches. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013 Nov;24(4):1614-1623. Pubmedid: 24185157. Pmcid: PMC4163783.
  • Wilson DS, Dapic V, Sultan DH, August EM, Green BL, Roetzheim R, Rivers B. Establishing the infrastructure to conduct comparative effectiveness research toward the elimination of disparities: a community-based participatory research framework. Health Promot Pract. 2013 Nov;14(6):893-900. Pubmedid: 23431128. Pmcid: PMC4163786.
  • Iannacone MR, Wang W, Stockwell HG, O'Rourke K, Giuliano AR, Sondak VK, Messina JL, Roetzheim RG, Cherpelis BS, Fenske NA, Rollison DE. Patterns and timing of sunlight exposure and risk of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin--a case-control study. BMC Cancer. 2013 May;12:417. Pubmedid: 22994655. Pmcid: PMC3517361.
  • Iannacone MR, Gheit T, Waterboer T, Giuliano AR, Messina JL, Fenske NA, Cherpelis BS, Sondak VK, Roetzheim RG, Ferrer-Gil S, Michael KM, McKay-Chopin S, Pawlita M, Tommasino M, Rollison DE. Case-control study of cutaneous human papillomavirus infection in Basal cell carcinoma of the skin. J Invest Dermatol. 2013 Jun;133(6):1512-1520. Pubmedid: 23303448. Pmcid: PMC4545594.
  • Gwede CK, Davis SN, Quinn GP, Koskan AM, Ealey J, Abdulla R, Vadaparampil ST, Elliott G, Lopez D, Shibata D, Roetzheim RG, Meade CD. Making it work: health care provider perspectives on strategies to increase colorectal cancer screening in federally qualified health centers. J Cancer Educ. 2013 Dec;28(4):777-783. Pubmedid: 23943277. Pmcid: PMC3864594.
  • Fisher KJ, Lee JH, Ferrante JM, McCarthy EP, Gonzalez EC, Chen R, Love-Jackson K, Roetzheim RG. The effects of primary care on breast cancer mortality and incidence among Medicare beneficiaries. Cancer. 2013 Aug;119(16):2964-2972. Pubmedid: 23677482. Pmcid: PMC4671078.
  • Johns TL, Roetzheim R, Chen R. Predictors of Tetanus-Diphtheria- Acellular Pertussis Vaccination Among Adults Receiving Tetanus Vaccine in the United States: Data From the 2008 National Health Interview Survey. J Prim Care Community Health. 2013 Jun;4(2):95-100. Pubmedid: 23799715.
  • Jean-Pierre P, Fiscella K, Winters PC, Post D, Wells KJ, McKoy JM, Battaglia T, Simon MA, Kilbourn K, Roetzheim R. Psychometric development and reliability analysis of a patient satisfaction with interpersonal relationship with navigator measure: a multi-site patient navigation research program study. Psychooncology. 2012 Sep;21(9):986-992. Pubmedid: 21681995. Pmcid: PMC3640800.
  • Wells KJ, Lee JH, Calcano ER, Meade CD, Rivera M, Fulp WJ, Roetzheim RG. A cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation in improving quality of diagnostic care for patients with breast or colorectal cancer abnormalities. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Oct;21(10):1664-1672. Pubmedid: 23045541. Pmcid: PMC3511588.
  • Rollison DE, Giuliano AR, Messina JL, Fenske NA, Cherpelis BS, Sondak VK, Roetzheim RG, Iannacone MR, Michael KM, Gheit T, Waterboer T, Tommasino M, Pawlita M. Case-control study of Merkel cell polyomavirus infection and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Jan;21(1):74-81. Pubmedid: 22016472. Pmcid: PMC4543303.
  • Rollison DE, Iannacone MR, Messina JL, Glass LF, Giuliano AR, Roetzheim RG, Cherpelis BS, Fenske NA, Jonathan KA, Sondak VK. Case-control study of smoking and non-melanoma skin cancer. Cancer Causes Control. 2012 Feb;23(2):245-254. Pubmedid: 22101452.
  • Iannacone MR, Wang W, Stockwell HG, O'Rourke K, Giuliano AR, Sondak VK, Messina JL, Roetzheim RG, Cherpelis BS, Fenske NA, Michael KM, Waterboer T, Pawlita M, Rollison DE. Sunlight exposure and cutaneous human papillomavirus seroreactivity in basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas of the skin. J Infect Dis. 2012 Aug;206(3):399-406. Pubmedid: 22661119. Pmcid: PMC4542577.
  • Roetzheim RG, Lee JH, Calcano ER, Meade CD, Fulp WJ, Wells KJ. Diagnostic resolution of cancer screening abnormalities at community health centers. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 Aug;23(3):1280-1293. Pubmedid: 24212174. Pmcid: PMC3980860.
  • Iannacone MR, Gheit T, Waterboer T, Giuliano AR, Messina JL, Fenske NA, Cherpelis BS, Sondak VK, Roetzheim RG, Michael KM, Tommasino M, Pawlita M, Rollison DE. Case-control study of cutaneous human papillomaviruses in squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Aug;21(8):1303-1313. Pubmedid: 22707711. Pmcid: PMC4543310.
  • Roetzheim RG, Freund KM, Corle DK, Murray DM, Snyder FR, Kronman AC, Jean-Pierre P, Raich PC, Holden AE, Darnell JS, Warren-Mears V, Patierno S. Analysis of combined data from heterogeneous study designs: an applied example from the patient navigation research program. Clin Trials. 2012 Apr;9(2):176-187. Pubmedid: 22273587. Pmcid: PMC3679186.
  • Ferrante JM, McCarthy EP, Gonzalez EC, Lee JH, Chen R, Love-Jackson K, Roetzheim RG. Primary care utilization and colorectal cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Oct;171(19):1747-1757. Pubmedid: 22025432. Pmcid: PMC4605425.
  • Brandon TH, Drobes DJ, Unrod M, Heckman BW, Oliver JA, Roetzheim RC, Karver SB, Small BJ. Varenicline effects on craving, cue reactivity, and smoking reward. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011 Nov;218(2):391-403. Pubmedid: 21559801. Pmcid: PMC4667942.
  • Vadaparampil ST, Kahn JA, Salmon D, Lee JH, Quinn GP, Roetzheim R, Bruder K, Malo TL, Proveaux T, Zhao X, Halsey N, Giuliano AR. Missed clinical opportunities: provider recommendations for HPV vaccination for 11-12 year old girls are limited. Vaccine. 2011 Nov;29(47):8634-8641. Pubmedid: 21924315. Pmcid: PMC3200426.
  • Wells KJ, Meade CD, Calcano E, Lee JH, Rivers D, Roetzheim RG. Innovative approaches to reducing cancer health disparities: the Moffitt Cancer Center Patient Navigator Research Program. J Cancer Educ. 2011 Dec;26(4):649-657. Pubmedid: 21573740. Pmcid: PMC3679887.
  • Roetzheim RG, Love-Jackson KM, Hunter SG, Lee JH, Chen R, Abdulla R, Wells KJ. A cluster randomized trial of sun protection at elementary schools. Results from year 2. Am J Prev Med. 2011 Dec;41(6):615-618. Pubmedid: 22099239. Pmcid: PMC3223605.
  • Wells KJ, Luque JS, Miladinovic B, Vargas N, Asvat Y, Roetzheim RG, Kumar A. Do community health worker interventions improve rates of screening mammography in the United States? A systematic review. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 Aug;20(8):1580-1598. Pubmedid: 21653645. Pmcid: PMC3153589.
  • Hunter S, Wells KJ, Jacobsen PB, Lee JH, Boulware D, Love-Jackson K, Abdulla R, Roetzheim RG. Assessment of elementary school students' sun protection behaviors. Pediatr Dermatol. 2010 Sep;27(2):182-188. Pubmedid: 19686304. Pmcid: PMC3683831.
  • Hunter S, Love-Jackson K, Abdulla R, Zhu W, Lee JH, Wells KJ, Roetzheim R. Sun protection at elementary schools: a cluster randomized trial. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2010 Apr;102(7):484-492. Pubmedid: 20332388. Pmcid: PMC2902823.
  • Lee JH, Schell MJ, Roetzheim R. Analysis of group randomized trials with multiple binary endpoints and small number of groups. PLoS One. 2009 Oct;4(10):e7265. Pubmedid: 19844579. Pmcid: PMC2760209.
  • Masley S, Roetzheim R, Gualtieri T. Aerobic exercise enhances cognitive flexibility. J Clin Psychol Med Settings. 2009 Jun;16(2):186-193. Pubmedid: 19330430.
  • Ramsey S, Whitley E, Mears VW, McKoy JM, Everhart RM, Caswell RJ, Fiscella K, Hurd TC, Battaglia T, Mandelblatt J, Roetzheim R. Evaluating the cost-effectiveness of cancer patient navigation programs: conceptual and practical issues. Cancer. 2009 Dec;115(23):5394-5403. Pubmedid: 19685528. Pmcid: PMC2790004.
  • Iezzoni LI, Ngo LH, Li D, Roetzheim RG, Drews RE, McCarthy EP. Early stage breast cancer treatments for younger Medicare beneficiaries with different disabilities. Health Serv Res. 2008 Oct;43(5 Pt 1):1752-1767. Pubmedid: 18479411. Pmcid: PMC2653883.
  • Wells KJ, Battaglia TA, Dudley DJ, Garcia R, Greene A, Calhoun E, Mandelblatt JS, Paskett ED, Raich PC, Roetzheim R. Patient navigation: state of the art or is it science?. Cancer. 2008 Oct;113(8):1999-2010. Pubmedid: 18780320. Pmcid: PMC2679696.
  • Roetzheim R, Chirikos T, Wells K, McCarthy E, Ngo L, Li D, Drews R, Iezzoni L. Managed care and cancer outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities. Am J Manag Care. 2008 May;14(5):287-296. Pubmedid: 18471033. Pmcid: PMC4110639.
  • Freund KM, Battaglia TA, Calhoun E, Dudley DJ, Fiscella K, Paskett E, Raich PC, Roetzheim RG. National Cancer Institute Patient Navigation Research Program: methods, protocol, and measures. Cancer. 2008 Dec;113(12):3391-3399. Pubmedid: 18951521. Pmcid: PMC2698219.
  • Iezzoni L, Ngo L, Li D, Roetzheim R, Drews R, McCarthy E. Treatment disparities for disabled medicare beneficiaries with stage I non-small cell lung cancer. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Apr;89(4):595-601. Pubmedid: 18373987.
  • Chirikos TN, Roetzheim RG, McCarthy EP, Iezzoni LI. Cost disparities in lung cancer treatment by disability status, sex, and race. Disabil Health J. 2008 Apr;1(2):108-115. Pubmedid: 19881893. Pmcid: PMC2770703.
  • Wells K, Roetzheim R. Health disparities in receipt of screening mammography in latinas: a critical review of recent literature. Cancer Control. 2007 Oct;14(4):369-379. Pubmedid: 17914337.
  • Donovan K, Taliaferro L, Alvarez E, Jacobsen P, Roetzheim R, Wenham R. Sexual health in women treated for cervical cancer: Characteristics and correlates. Gynecol Oncol. 2007 Feb;104(2):428-434. Pubmedid: 17005248.
  • McCarthy EP, Ngo LH, Chirikos TN, Roetzheim RG, Li D, Drews RE, Iezzoni LI. Cancer stage at diagnosis and survival among persons with Social Security Disability Insurance on Medicare. Health Serv Res. 2007 Apr;42(2):611-628. Pubmedid: 17362209. Pmcid: PMC1955354.
  • McCarthy EP, Ngo LH, Roetzheim RG, Chirikos TN, Li D, Drews RE, Iezzoni LI. Disparities in breast cancer treatment and survival for women with disabilities. Ann Intern Med. 2006 Nov;145(9):637-645. Pubmedid: 17088576. Pmcid: PMC2442165.
  • Coris E, Walz S, Duncanson R, Ramirez A, Roetzheim R. Heat illness symptom index (HISI): a novel instrument for the assessment of heat illness in athletes. South Med J. 2006 Apr;99(4):340-345. Pubmedid: 16634241.
  • Chirikos TN, Christman LK, Hunter S, Roetzheim RG. Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to increase cancer screening in primary care settings. Prev Med. 2004 Aug;39(2):230-238. Pubmedid: 15226030.
  • Christman L, Abdulla R, Jacobsen P, Cantor A, Mayhew D, Thompson K, Krischer J, Roetzheim R. Colorectal cancer screening among a sample of community health center attendees. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2004;15(2):281-293. Pubmedid: 15253379.
  • Putzer G, Ramirez A, Sneed K, Brownlee H, Roetzheim R, Campbell R. Prevalence of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus reaching the American Diabetes Association's target guidelines in a university primary care setting. South Med J. 2004;97(2):145-148. Pubmedid: 14982263.
  • Campbell R, Ramirez A, Perez K, Roetzheim R. Cervical cancer rates and the supply of primary care physicians in Florida. Fam Med. 2003 Jan;35(1):60-64. Pubmedid: 12564867.
  • Van Durme D, Ullman R, Campbell R, Roetzheim R. The effects of physician supply on melanoma incidence and mortality in Florida. South Med J. 2003;96(7):656-660. Pubmedid: 12940314.
  • Roetzheim R, Chirikos T. Breast cancer detection and outcomes in a disability beneficiary population. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2002;13(4):461-476. Pubmedid: 12407963.
  • Davy L, Boyett T, Weathers L, Campbell R, Roetzheim R. Sun protection counseling by pediatricians. Ambul Pediatr. 2002;2(3):207-211. Pubmedid: 12014981.
  • Roetzheim R, Gonzalez E, Ramirez A, Campbell R, van Durme D. Primary care physician supply and colorectal cancer. J Fam Practice. 2001 Dec;50(12):1027-1031. Pubmedid: 11742602.
  • Johnson K, Davy L, Boyett T, Weathers L, Roetzheim R. Sun protection practices for children: knowledge, attitudes, and parent behaviors. Arch Pediat Adol Med. 2001 Aug;155(8):891-896. Pubmedid: 11483115.
  • Gonzalez E, Ferrante J, Van Durme D, Pal N, Roetzheim R. Comorbid illness and the early detection of cancer. South Med J. 2001;94(9):913-920. Pubmedid: 11592754.
  • Gonzalez E, Roetzheim R, Ferrante J, Campbell R. Predictors of proximal vs. distal colorectal cancers. Dis Colon Rectum. 2001;44(2):251-258. Pubmedid: 11227943.
  • Campbell R, Ferrante J, Gonzalez E, Roetzheim R, Pal N, Herold A. Predictors of advanced stage colorectal cancer diagnosis: results of a population-based study. Cancer Detect Prev. 2001;25(5):430-438. Pubmedid: 11718449.
  • Ferrante J, Gonzalez E, Roetzheim R, Pal N, Woodard L. Clinical and demographic predictors of late-stage cervical cancer. Arch Fam Med. 2000 May;9(5):439-445. Pubmedid: 10810949.
  • Roever C, Ferrante J, Gonzalez E, Pal N, Roetzheim R. Comparing the toxicity of digoxin and digitoxin in a geriatric population: should an old drug be rediscovered?. South Med J. 2000 Feb;93(2):199-202. Pubmedid: 10701788.
  • Van Durme D, Gonzalez E, Ferrante J, Pal N, Wathington D, Roetzheim R. Demographic predictors of melanoma stage at diagnosis. Arch Fam Med. 2000;9(7):606-611. Pubmedid: 10910307.
  • Roetzheim R, Pal N, van Durme D, Wathington D, Ferrante J, Gonzalez E, Krischer J. Increasing supplies of dermatologists and family physicians are associated with earlier stage of melanoma detection. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2000;43:211-218. Pubmedid: 10906640.
  • Roetzheim R, Pal N, Gonzalez E, Ferrante J, Van Durme D, Krischer J. Effects of health insurance and race on breast carcinoma treatments and outcomes. Cancer. 2000;89(11):2202-2213. Pubmedid: 11147590.
  • Ferrante J, Gonzalez E, Pal N, Roetzheim R. The use and outcomes of outpatient mastectomy in Florida. Am J Surg. 2000;179(4):253-259. Pubmedid: 10875979.
  • Roetzheim R, Pal N, Gonzalez E, Ferrante J, Van Durme D, Krischer J. Effects of health insurance and race on colorectal cancer treatments and outcomes. Am J Public Health. 2000;90(11):1746-1754. Pubmedid: 11076244.
  • Carter F, Graham E, Pal N, Gonzalez E, Roetzheim R. Prostate cancer screening in primary care. South Med J. 1999;92(3):300-304. Pubmedid: 10094271.
  • Yacobi E, Tennant C, Ferrante J, Pal N, Roetzheim R. University students' knowledge and awareness of HPV. Prev Med. 1999;28(6):535-541. Pubmedid: 10404550.
  • Roetzheim R, Pal N, Tennant C, Voti L, Ayanian J, Schwabe A, Krischer J. Effects of health insurance and race on early detection of cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1999;91(16):1409-1415. Pubmedid: 10451447.
  • Roetzheim R, Pal N, Golzalez E, Ferrante J, VanDurme D, Ayanian J, Krisher J. The effects of physician supply on the early detection of colorectal cancer. J Fam Pract. 1999;48(11):850-858. Pubmedid: 10907621.
  • Branoff R, Santi K, Campbell J, Roetzheim R. A family practice residency cervical screening project: perceived screening barriers. Family Medicine. 1997;29:119-123. Pubmedid: 9048173.
  • Fox S, Roetzheim R, Kington R. Barriers to cancer prevention in the older person. Clin Geriatr Med. 1997;13:79-95. Pubmedid: 8995102.
  • Roetzheim R, Fox S, Leake B, Houn F. The influence of risk factors on breast cancer screening of medicare-insured women. Cancer. 1996;78:2526-2534. Pubmedid: 8952561.
  • Thomas L, Fox S, Leake B, Roetzheim R. The effects of health beliefs on screening mammography utilization among a diverse sample of older women. Women Health. 1996;24(3):77-94. Pubmedid: 9046554.
  • Roetzheim R, Fox S, Leake B. Physician-reported determinants of screening mammography in older women: the impact of physician and practice characteristics. J Am Geriatr Soc. 1995 Dec;43(12):1398-1402. Pubmedid: 7490393.
  • Fox SA, Roetzheim RG. Screening mammography and older Hispanic women. Current status and issues. Cancer. 1994 Oct;74(7 Suppl):2028-2033. Pubmedid: 8087766.
  • Pamies RJ, Herold AH, Roetzheim RG, Woodard LJ, Micceri T. Does early clinical exposure enhance performance during third-year clerkship?. J Natl Med Assoc. 1994 Aug;86(8):594-596. Pubmedid: 7932837. Pmcid: PMC2607715.
  • Pamies R, Herold A, Roetzheim R, Woodard L, Micceri T. Does early clinical exposure enhance performance during third-year clerkship?. J Natl Med Assoc. 1994;86:594-596.
  • Fox S, Roetzheim R. Screening mammography and older Hispanic women: current status and issues. Cancer. 1994;74:2028-2033.
  • Roetzheim R, Fox S, Leake B. The effect of risk changes in breast cancer screening rates: Los Angeles, 1988-1990. Cancer. 1994;74:625-631.
  • Schapira DV, Pamies RJ, Kumar NB, Herold AH, Van Durme DJ, Woodward LJ, Roetzheim RG. Cancer screening. Knowledge, recommendations, and practices of physicians. Cancer. 1993 Feb;71(3):839-843. Pubmedid: 8431866.
  • Herold A, Woodard L, Roetzheim R, Pamies R, Young D, Micceri T. Seasonality of Chlamydia trachomatis genital infections in university women. J Am Coll Health. 1993;42:117-120.
  • Schapira D, Pamies R, Kumar N, Herold A, VanDurme D, Woodward L, Roetzheim R. Cancer screening -knowledge, recommendations and practices of physicians. Cancer. 1993;71(3):839-843.
  • Roetzheim R, VanDurme D, Brownlee H, Herold A, Woodard L, Blair C. Barriers to screening among participants of a media-promoted breast cancer screening project. Cancer Detect Prev. 1993;17:367-377.
  • Herold A, Woodard L, Pamies R, Roetzheim R, VanDurme D, Micceri T. Influence of longitudinal primary care training on medical students' specialty choices. Acad Med. 1993;68:281-284.
  • Herold A, Roetzheim R, Woodard L, Pamies R, VanDurme D, Manning R. Valididity of immunization documentation presented to a student health program. J Fam Pract. 1993;36:158-160.
  • Herold A, Young D, Wightman J, Anderson M, Roetzheim R, Blair R. Comparison of the cytology brush with the Dacron swab in the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis by enzyme immunoassay in female university students. J Am Coll Health. 1993;41:213-216.
  • Herold A, Roetzheim R, Young D, Anderson M, Blair C, Mockler B. Effect of undocumented and excluded vaccinations on measles immunity in a university population. J Fla Med Assoc. 1993;80:173-177.
  • Roetzheim RG, Herold AH. Prostate cancer screening. Prim Care. 1992 Sep;19(3):637-649. Pubmedid: 1384077.
  • Pamies R, Woodard L, Blair C, Roetzheim R, Herold A. The influence on students' specialty selections of faculty evaluations and mini-board scores during third-year clerkships. Acad Med. 1992;67:127-129.
  • Fuller S, McDermott R, Roetzheim R, Marty P. Breast cancer beliefs of women participating in a television-promoted mammography screening project. Public Health Rep. 1992;107:682-690.
  • Roetzheim R, VanDurme D, Brownlee H. Reverse targeting in a media-promoted breast cancer screening project. Cancer. 1992;70:1152-1158.
  • Herold A, Roetzheim R, Pamies R, Woodard L, VanDurme D, Manning R. Matriculants' compliance with a required preventive health program. Acad Med. 1992;67:403-405.
  • Roetzheim RG, Herold AH, Van Durme DJ. Nonpigmenting fixed drug eruption caused by diflunisal. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1991 Jun;24(6 Pt 1):1021-1022. Pubmedid: 1831209.
  • Roetzheim RG, Van Durme DJ, Brownlee HJ, Herold AH, Pamies RJ, Woodard L. Compliance with screening mammography. Survey of primary care physicians. J Fla Med Assoc. 1991 Jul;78(7):426-429. Pubmedid: 1919495.
  • Ferrante J, Mayhew D, Goldberg S, Woodard L, Slleck C, Roetzheim R. Empiric treatment of minimally abnormal papanicolaou smears with 0.75% metronidazole vaginal gel. J Am Board Fam Pract. 15(5):347-354. Pubmedid: 12350056.
  • Roetzheim RG, Christman LK, Jacobsen PB, Cantor AB, Schroeder J, Abdulla R, Hunter S, Chirikos TN, Krischer JP. A randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers. Ann Fam Med. 2(4):294-300. Pubmedid: 15335126. Pmcid: PMC1466693.
  • Boyett T, Davy L, Weathers L, Campbell R, Van Durme D, Roetzheim R. Sun protection of children at the beach. J Am Board Fam Pract. 15(2):112-117. Pubmedid: 12002194.
  • Roetzheim RG, Christman LK, Jacobsen PB, Schroeder J, Abdulla R, Hunter S. Long-term results from a randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers. Ann Fam Med. 3(2):109-114. Pubmedid: 15798035. Pmcid: PMC1466861.
  • Fuller SM, McDermott RJ, Roetzheim RG, Marty PJ. Breast cancer beliefs of women participating in a television-promoted mammography screening project. Public Health Rep. 107(6):682-690. Pubmedid: 1454981. Pmcid: PMC1403721.
  • Ferrante J, Gonzalez E, Pal N, Roetzheim R. Effects of physician supply on early detection of breast cancer. J Am Board Fam Pract. 13(6):408-414. Pubmedid: 11117337.
  • Roetzheim RG, Lee JH, Ferrante JM, Gonzalez EC, Chen R, Fisher KJ, Love-Jackson K, McCarthy EP. The influence of dermatologist and primary care physician visits on melanoma outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries. J Am Board Fam Med. 26(6):637-647. Pubmedid: 24204060. Pmcid: PMC4671079.
  • Koti A, Roetzheim RG. Patient Factors Associated With Documented Provision of JNC 7-Recommended Hypertension Care at an Academic Family Medicine Office. J Am Board Fam Med. 28(1):97-104. Pubmedid: 25567828.
  • Putzer G, Roetzheim R, Ramirez A, Sneed K, Brownlee H, Cambell R. Compliance with recommendations for lipid management among patients with type 2 diabetes in an academic family practice. J Am Board Fam Pract. 17(2):101-107. Pubmedid: 15082668.
  • Roetzheim RG, Ferrante JM, Lee JH, Chen R, Love-Jackson KM, Gonzalez EC, Fisher KJ, McCarthy EP. Influence of primary care on breast cancer outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries. Ann Fam Med. 10(5):401-411. Pubmedid: 22966103. Pmcid: PMC3438207.

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Richard G. Roetzheim, MD, MSPH

Family Medicine

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