Sarah R Arvey

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Publications

  1. pmc Identifying the core elements of effective community health worker programs: a research agenda
    Sarah R Arvey
    School of Public Health Houston Health Science Center, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1633-7. 2012
  2. pmc When promotoras and technology meet: a qualitative analysis of promotoras' use of small media to increase cancer screening among South Texas Latinos
    Sarah R Arvey
    Lance Armstrong Foundation, Austin, TX, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:352-63. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of two interventions to increase colorectal cancer screening among Hispanics on the Texas-Mexico border
    Maria E Fernandez
    School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin St, Suite 2558, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:1-10. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Perspectives of a lifelong cancer survivor--improving survivorship care
    Ruth Rechis
    LIVESTRONG Foundation, Austin, TX 78702, USA
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 10:117-20. 2013
  5. pmc HPV knowledge, attitudes, and cultural beliefs among Hispanic men and women living on the Texas-Mexico border
    Maria E Fernandez
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Ethn Health 14:607-24. 2009

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Publications5

  1. pmc Identifying the core elements of effective community health worker programs: a research agenda
    Sarah R Arvey
    School of Public Health Houston Health Science Center, University of Texas, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1633-7. 2012
    ..We call for future research to identify the "core elements" of effective CHW programs that improve the health and well-being of disenfranchised communities...
  2. pmc When promotoras and technology meet: a qualitative analysis of promotoras' use of small media to increase cancer screening among South Texas Latinos
    Sarah R Arvey
    Lance Armstrong Foundation, Austin, TX, USA
    Health Educ Behav 39:352-63. 2012
    ..This study contributes to our understanding of how community health workers use low- and high-tech small media formats when delivering health messages to Latinos...
  3. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of two interventions to increase colorectal cancer screening among Hispanics on the Texas-Mexico border
    Maria E Fernandez
    School of Public Health, Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin St, Suite 2558, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 26:1-10. 2015
    ..While one-on-one interventions for increasing CRC screening (CRCS) are recommended, few studies specifically assess the effectiveness of lay health worker (LHW) approaches using different educational materials...
  4. doi request reprint Perspectives of a lifelong cancer survivor--improving survivorship care
    Ruth Rechis
    LIVESTRONG Foundation, Austin, TX 78702, USA
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 10:117-20. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc HPV knowledge, attitudes, and cultural beliefs among Hispanic men and women living on the Texas-Mexico border
    Maria E Fernandez
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Ethn Health 14:607-24. 2009
    ..Knowledge, attitudes, and cultural beliefs may play a role in higher rates of infection of human papillomavirus (HPV) and decisions about subsequent diagnosis and treatment of cervical cancer...