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Publications for 2018

Abrahamsen CF, Ahrensberg J, Vedsted P. Børnekræft og social ulighed - en udfordring i almen praksis. Maanedsskrift for almen praksis. 2018 Feb.

Abrahamsen, C. F., Ahrensberg, J. & Vedsted, P. Utilisation of primary care before a childhood cancer diagnosis: do socioeconomic factors matter?: A Danish nationwide population-based matched cohort study. Aug 2018, In : BMJ Open Aug 17;8(8)

Barnett KN, Weller D, Smith S, Steele RJ, Vedsted P, Orbell S et al. The contribution of a negative colorectal screening test result to symptom appraisal and help-seeking behaviour among patients subsequently diagnosed with an interval colorectal cancer. Health Expectations. 2018 Feb 19. Available from, DOI: 10.1111/hex.12672

Bergin, R. J., Emery, J., Bollard, R. C., Falborg, A. Z., Jensen, H., Weller, D., Menon, U., Vedsted, P., Thomas, R. J., Whitfield, K. & White, V. Rural-urban disparities in time to diagnosis and treatment for colorectal and breast cancer. 9 Jul 2018 In : Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.

Coxon, D., Campbell, C., Walter, F. M., Scott, S. E., Neal, R. D., Vedsted, P., Emery, J., Rubin, G., Hamilton, W. & Weller, D. The Aarhus statement on cancer diagnostic research: turning recommendations into new survey instruments. 3 Sep 2018, In : BMC Health Services Research. 18, 1, p. 677

Davies, H., Marcu, A., Vedsted, P. & Whitaker, K. L. Is lower symptom recognition associated with socioeconomic inequalities in help-seeking for potential breast cancer symptoms? Feb 2018 In : Psycho-Oncology. 27, 2, p. 626-632, 7 p.

Harris, M., Vedsted, P., Esteva, M, et al. Identifying important health system factors that influence primary care practitioners' referrals for cancer suspicion: a European cross-sectional survey. 5 Sep 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 9, p. e022904

Jensen, H., Vedsted, P. & Møller, H. Consultation frequency in general practice before cancer diagnosis in relation to the patient's usual consultation pattern: A population-based study. 1 Aug 2018, In : Cancer epidemiology. 55, p. 142-148 7 p.

Juul, J. S., Hornung, N., Andersen, B., Laurberg, S., Olesen, F. & Vedsted, P. The value of using the faecal immunochemical test in general practice on patients presenting with non-alarm symptoms of colorectal cancer. 1 Aug 2018, In : British Journal of Cancer. p. 471–479

Juul, J. S., Andersen, B., Laurberg, S., Carlsen, A. H., Olesen, F. & Vedsted, P. Differences in diagnostic activity in general practice and findings for individuals invited to the Danish screening programme for colorectal cancer: a population-based cohort study. 22 Jun 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care. 36/3, p. 1-10 10 p.

Kirkegaard, P., Edwards, A., Nielsen, T. L. O., Ørntoft, T. F., Sørensen, K. D., Borre, M. & Bro, F. Perceptions about screening for prostate cancer using genetic lifetime risk assessment: a qualitative study. 17 Feb 2018, In : B M C Family Practice. 19, 1, 32.

Larsen, S. H., Virgilsen, L. F., Kristiansen, B. K., Andersen, B. & Vedsted, P. Strong association between cervical and breast cancer screening behaviour among Danish women; A register-based cohort study. Dec 2018, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 12, p. 349-354 6 p.

Løvschal-Nielsen, P., Andersen, R. S. & Meinert, L. Staying Alive? Navigating Uncertainty of Cancer in Childhood. 2018 In : Tidsskrift for Forskning i Sygdom og Samfund 27.

Malmström, M., Rasmussen, B., Berhnhardson, B-M., Hajdarevic, S., Eriksson, L., Andersen, R. S. & Macartney, J. It is important that the process goes quickly, isn't it?” A qualitative multi-country study of colorectal or lung cancer patients' narratives of the timeliness of diagnosis and quality of care. 2018 In : European Journal of Oncology Nursing. 34, p. 82-88 6 p.

Møller H, Coupland VH, Tataru D, Peake MD, Mellemgaard A, Round T et al. Geographical variations in the use of cancer treatments are associated with survival of lung cancer patients. Thorax. 2018 Mar 6. Available from, DOI: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-210710

Nicholson, B. D., Goyder, C. R., Bankhead, C. R., Toftegaard, B. S., Rose, P. W., Thulesius, H., Vedsted, P. & Perera, R. Responsibility for follow-up during the diagnostic process in primary care: a secondary analysis of International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership data. May 2018 In : British Journal of General Practice. 68, 670, p. e323-e332

Nielsen N, Vedsted P, Jensen H. Risk of cancer and repeated urgent referral after negative investigation for cancer. Family Practice. 2018 Feb 6. Available from, DOI: 10.1093/fampra/cmx138

Nygaard, C., Jensen, H., Christensen, J. & Vedsted, P. Health care use before a diagnosis of primary intracranial tumor: a Danish nationwide register study. 12 Jul 2018 In : Clinical epidemiology. 10, p. 809-829 21 p.

Næser, E., Vedsted, P., Fredberg, U. & Møller, H. Mortality of patients examined at a diagnostic centre: A matched cohort study. 15 Jun 2018 In : Cancer Epidemiology. 55, p. 130 135 p.

Offersen, S. M. H., Risør, M. B., Vedsted, P. & Andersen, R. S. Cancer-before-cancer: Mythologies of cancer in everyday life. 18 Dec 2018, In : MAT Medicine Anthropology Theory.

Pedersen AF, Ingeman ML, Vedsted P. Empathy, burn-out and the use of gut feeling: a cross-sectional survey of Danish general practitioners. BMJ Open. 2018 Feb 28;8(2):e020007. Available from, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020007

Pedersen, A. F., Forbes, L., Brain, K., Hvidberg, L., Wulff, C. N., Lagerlund, M., Hajdarevic, S., Quaife, S. L. & Vedsted, P. Negative cancer beliefs, recognition of cancer symptoms and anticipated time to help-seeking: an international cancer benchmarking partnership (ICBP) study. 2 Apr 2018 In : B M C Cancer. 18, 1, p. 363

Pedersen MR, Horsfield C, Foot O, Lindebjerg J, Osther PJS, Vedsted P et al. Testicular microlithiasis in patients with testicular cancer in the United Kingdom and in Denmark. Danish Medical Journal. 2018 Mar;65(3).

Rasmussen, L. A., Jensen, H., Virgilsen, L. F., Jensen, J. B. & Vedsted, P. A validated algorithm to identify recurrence of bladder cancer: a register-based study in Denmark. 26 Nov 2018, In : Clinical epidemiology. 10, p. 1755-1763 9 p.

Shrestha AD, Neupane D, Vedsted P, Kallestrup P. Cervical Cancer Prevalence, Incidence and Mortality in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Systematic Review. In: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. 2018 Feb 26;19(2):319-324.

Skowronski, M., Risør, M. B., Andersen, R. S. & Foss, N. The cancer may come back: experiencing and managing worries of relapse in a North Norwegian village after treatment. 2018 In : Anthropology & Medicine. 16 p.

Stanciu MA, Law RJ, Nafees S, Vedsted P et al. Development of an intervention to expedite cancer diagnosis through primary care: a protocol. WICKED Team on behalf of, Oct 2018, In : BJGP Open. 2, 3, p. bjgpopen18X101595

Virgilsen, L. F., Pedersen, A. F., Andersen, B. & Vedsted, P. Non-participation in breast cancer screening among previous cancer patients. Aug 2018, In : Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology. 8 p.

Weller D, Menon U, Zalounina Falborg A et al. Diagnostic routes and time intervals for patients with colorectal cancer in 10 international jurisdictions; findings from a cross-sectional study from the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership (ICBP). ICBP Module 4 Working Group, 27 Nov 2018, In : BMJ Open. 8, 11, p. e023870