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Niland JC, Rouse, L. & Stahl, D. An Informatics Blueprint for Healthcare Quality Information Systems. Journal of the American Informatics Association. 2006;13:402-417. PMID: 16622161

Weinstein, S.M., Romanus, D., Lepisto, E.M., Reyes-Gibby, C., Cleeland, C., Greene, R., Muir, C. & Niland, J. Documentation of pain in comprehensive cancer centers in the United States: a preliminary analysis. JNCCN — Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 2004; 2(2): 173-180. PMID: 19777706

Niland JC. NCCN Outcomes Research Database: Data Collection Via the Internet. Oncology. 2000;14:100-103. PMID: 11195402

Niland JC. NCCN Outcomes Research Database: The First Two Years of Data Collection and Analysis. Oncology. 1999;13:575-578.

Weeks, J. Outcomes assessment in the NCCN: 1998 update. National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Oncology. 1999; 13(5A): 69-71. PMID: 10370922

Niland, JC. NCCN Internet-based data system for the conduct of outcomes research. Oncology. 1998 Nov;12(11A):142-6. PMID: 10028507

Weeks JC. Outcomes Assessment in the NCCN. Oncology. 1997;11:137-140. PMID: 10028507

Breast Cancer:

Svahn TH, Niland, J.C., Carlson, R.W., Hughes, M.E., Ottesen, R.A., Theriault, R.L., Edge, S.B., Schott, A.F., Bookman, M.A. & Weeks, J.C. Predictors and temporal trends of adjuvant aromatase inhibitor use in breast cancer. JNCCN — Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 2009;7:115-121. PMID: 19200415

Hassett MJ, Hughes, M.E., Niland, J.C., Edge, S.B., Theriault, R.L., Wong, Y.N., Wilson, J., Carter, B.W., Blayley, D.W. & Weeks, J.C. Chemotherapy use for hormone receptor-positive, node negative breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2008;26:5553-5560. PMID: 18955448

Hassett MJ, Hughes, M.E., Niland, J.C., Ottesen, R., Edge, S.B., Bookman, M.A., Carlson, R.W., Theriault, R.L. & Weeks, J.C. Selecting High Priority Quality Measures for Breast Cancer Quality Improvement. Medical Care. 2008;46:762-771. PMID: 18665055  

Punglia RS, Hughes, M.E., Edge, S.B., Theriault, R.L., Bookman, M.A., Wilson, J.L., Ottesen, R.A., Niland, J.C. & Weeks, J.C. Factors associated with guidance-concordant use of radiation therapy after mastectomy in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. The International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. 2008;72:1434-1440. PMID: 18472360

Yen TW, Kuerer, H.M., Otteson, R.A., Rouse, L., Niland, J.C., Edge, S.B., Theriault, R.L. & Weeks J.C. Impact of randomized clinical trial results on the use of tamoxifen (TAM) following breast surgery for ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN). Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2007;25:3251-3258. PMID: 17577019

Buchholz TA, Theriault, R.L., Niland, J.C., Hughes, M.E., Ottensen, R., Edge, S.B., Bookmen, M.A. & Weeks, J.C. The Use of Radiation As a Component of Breast Conservation Therapy in National Comprehensive Cancer Centers. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2006;24:361-369. PMID: 16421417

Christian C, Edge, S., Niland, J., Ottesen, R., Hughes, M., Wilson, J., Hergeuter, C. & Weeks, J.C. A Prospective, Multi-Institutional Analysis of the Current Determinants of Breast Reconstruction. Annals of Surgery. 2006;243:241-249. PMID: 16432358

Edge SB, Niland, J.C., Bookman, M.A., Theriault, R.L., Ottesen, R., Lepisto, E. & Weeks, J.C. Emergence of Sentinel Node Biopsy in Breast as Standard-of-Care in Academic Comprehensive Cancer Centers. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2001;95:1514-1521. PMID: 14559873

Bookman MA. Using Tumor Registry Resources in Analyzing Concordance with Guidelines and Outcomes. Oncology. 2000;14:104-107. PMID: 11195403

Colon/Rectal Cancer:

Rajput A, Romanus, D., Weisner, M.R., Ter Veer, A., Niland, J., Wilson, J., Skibber, J.M., Wong, Y-N., Benson, A. & Schrag, D. Meeting the 12 Lymph Node (LN) Benchmark in Colon Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2010; 102(1):3-9. PMID: 20578172

Earle CC, Weiser, M.R., Ter Veer, A., Skibber, J.M., Wilson, J., Rajput, A., Wong, Y-N., Benson, A.B., Shibata, S., Romanus, D., Niland, J. & Schrag, D. Effect of lymph node retrieval rates on the utilization of adjuvant chemotherapy in stage II colon cancer. Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2009:1-4. PMID: 19697351

Romanus D, Weisner, M.R., Skibber, J.M., Ter Veer, A., Niland, J.C., Wilson, J.L., Rajput, A., Wong, Y-N., Benson, A.B., Shibata, S. & Schrag, D. Concordance with NCCN Colorectal Cancer Guidelines and ASCO/NCCN Quality Measures: An NCCN Institutional Analysis. JNCCN — Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 2009;7:895-904. PMID: 19755049

Temple LK, Romanus, D., Niland, J., Ter Veer, A., Weiser, M.R., Skibber, J., Wilson, J., Rajput, A., Benson, A., Wong, Y-N. & Schrag, D. Factors associated with sphincter-preserving surgery for rectal cancer at national comprehensive cancer network centers. Annals of Surgery. 2009;250:260-267. PMID: 19638922

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas:

Kho ME, Lepisto, E.M., Niland, J.C., Friedberg, J.W., LaCasce, A.S. & Weeks, J.C. Reliability of staging, prognosis, and comorbidity data collection in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) multicenter outcomes database. Cancer. 2008;113:3209-3212. PMID: 18855918

LaCasce AS, Kho, M.E., Friedberg, J.W., Niland, J.C., Abel, G.A., Rodriguez, M.A., Czuczman, M.S., Millenson, M.M., Zelenetz, A.D. & Weeks, J.C. Comparison of Referring and Final Pathology for Patients with non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2008;26:5107-5112. PMID: 18768434