Nancy Humpel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wollongong
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gaining insight into the what, why and where of complementary and alternative medicine use by cancer patients and survivors
    N Humpel
    Centre for Health Behaviour and Communication Research, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 15:362-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of a cancer diagnosis on the health behaviors of cancer survivors and their family and friends
    Nancy Humpel
    Centre for Health Behaviour and Communication Research, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 15:621-30. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Review and critique of the quality of exercise recommendations for cancer patients and survivors
    Nancy Humpel
    Centre for Health Behaviour and Communication Research, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 13:493-502. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Trial of print and telephone delivered interventions to influence walking
    N Humpel
    Health and Productivity Research Centre, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Prev Med 39:635-41. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint "I don't really know, so it's a guess": women's reasons for breast cancer risk estimation
    Nancy Humpel
    Health and Productivity Research Centre, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:428-32. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in neighborhood walking are related to changes in perceptions of environmental attributes
    Nancy Humpel
    Department of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Ann Behav Med 27:60-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceived environment attributes, residential location, and walking for particular purposes
    Nancy Humpel
    Department of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 26:119-25. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations of location and perceived environmental attributes with walking in neighborhoods
    Nancy Humpel
    Health and Productivity Research Centre, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 18:239-42. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of the global financial crisis on employed Australian baby boomers: a national survey
    Kate O'Loughlin
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:88-91. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Australian baby boomers talk about the global financial crisis
    Nancy Humpel
    University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:130-3. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Gaining insight into the what, why and where of complementary and alternative medicine use by cancer patients and survivors
    N Humpel
    Centre for Health Behaviour and Communication Research, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 15:362-8. 2006
    ..Reasons for commencing and stopping use of CAM and the quality of the CAM information source will be imperative to uncover, especially as the Internet is increasing in importance as a source for health information...
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of a cancer diagnosis on the health behaviors of cancer survivors and their family and friends
    Nancy Humpel
    Centre for Health Behaviour and Communication Research, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 15:621-30. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of a cancer diagnosis on the health behaviors of cancer survivors and their family and friends, and to determine whether a cancer diagnosis could be a teachable moment for intervention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Review and critique of the quality of exercise recommendations for cancer patients and survivors
    Nancy Humpel
    Centre for Health Behaviour and Communication Research, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 13:493-502. 2005
    ..Given the current interest in cancer and exercise, there is an urgent need for an evidence-based set of exercise guidelines to be developed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trial of print and telephone delivered interventions to influence walking
    N Humpel
    Health and Productivity Research Centre, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Prev Med 39:635-41. 2004
    ..This study examined their effectiveness in an intervention aimed specifically at promoting walking for specific purposes...
  5. ncbi request reprint "I don't really know, so it's a guess": women's reasons for breast cancer risk estimation
    Nancy Humpel
    Health and Productivity Research Centre, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 5:428-32. 2004
    ..Meaningful communication of health risk in need of further improvement if it is to be useful in changing health related knowledge and behaviours...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in neighborhood walking are related to changes in perceptions of environmental attributes
    Nancy Humpel
    Department of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
    Ann Behav Med 27:60-7. 2004
    ..Prospective relations with environmental factors have been examined for vigorous activity, but not for the moderate-intensity activities that environmental and policy initiatives are being designed to influence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceived environment attributes, residential location, and walking for particular purposes
    Nancy Humpel
    Department of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 26:119-25. 2004
    ..We examined associations of perceived environmental attributes with walking for four different purposes: general neighborhood walking, walking for exercise, walking for pleasure, and walking to get to and from places...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations of location and perceived environmental attributes with walking in neighborhoods
    Nancy Humpel
    Health and Productivity Research Centre, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Am J Health Promot 18:239-42. 2004
    ..Ecological models highlight the importance of environmental influences. We examined associations of coastal versus noncoastal location and perceived environmental attributes with neighborhood walking, total walking, and total activity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of the global financial crisis on employed Australian baby boomers: a national survey
    Kate O'Loughlin
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:88-91. 2010
    ..This paper examines the impact of the global financial crisis (GFC) on employed Australian baby boomers...
  10. doi request reprint Australian baby boomers talk about the global financial crisis
    Nancy Humpel
    University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:130-3. 2010
    ..The aim of this qualitative study was to explore baby boomers' views and plans in the early days of the global financial crisis (GFC) in 2008...
  11. ncbi request reprint Environmental factors associated with adults' participation in physical activity: a review
    Nancy Humpel
    Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 22:188-99. 2002
    ..However, of the factors associated with physical activity, environmental influences are among the least understood...
  12. doi request reprint The health of Australian baby boomers
    Nancy Humpel
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 29:8-13. 2010
    ..Future research can yield a better understanding of the health trajectories of baby boomers in order to plan for health and service needs for an ageing Australia...
  13. ncbi request reprint The relationship between emotions and stress among mental health nurses
    N Humpel
    Department of Psychology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Ment Health Nurs 10:55-60. 2001
    ..Gender differences were found in Trait Affectivity and Experienced Emotions. The results of the study have implications for the retention of mental health nurses in their profession...
  14. ncbi request reprint Understanding environmental influences on walking; Review and research agenda
    Neville Owen
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 27:67-76. 2004
    ..Walking is the most common physical activity behavior of adults; environmental innovations may be able to influence rates of participation...