Affiliation: King's College London
- The process of symptom appraisal: cognitive and emotional responses to detecting potentially malignant oral symptomsSuzanne E Scott
Health Psychology Section, Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
J Psychosom Res 62:621-30. 2007....
- Patients' perceptions of oral cancer screening in dental practice: a cross-sectional studyOluwatunmise Awojobi
King s College London Dental Institute, London, UK
BMC Oral Health 12:55. 2012..Thus it is essential to develop methods to aid early detection. This study aimed to assess dental patients' experiences and awareness of oral cancer and screening within general dental practice...
- The model of pathways to treatment: conceptualization and integration with existing theoryS E Scott
Unit of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Dental Institute, King s College London, UK
Br J Health Psychol 18:45-65. 2013..Therefore a revised descriptive framework, the Model of Pathways to Treatment, has been proposed...
- A randomised controlled trial of a pilot intervention to encourage early presentation of oral cancer in high risk groupsSuzanne E Scott
Dental Institute, King s College London, London, UK
Patient Educ Couns 88:241-8. 2012..Prognosis for oral cancer is substantially improved when diagnosed early. This research aimed to evaluate an intervention to promote early presentation of oral cancer...
- Developing ways to encourage early detection and presentation of oral cancer: what do high-risk individuals think?S E Scott
Department of Oral Health Services Research and Dental Public Health, Dental Institute, King s College London, London, UK
Psychol Health 26:1392-405. 2011..The results of these pilot studies have informed the development of a theory-based intervention for the early detection of oral cancer...
- Barriers and triggers to seeking help for potentially malignant oral symptoms: implications for interventionsSuzanne E Scott
Department of Oral Health Services Research and Dental Public Health, Dental Institute, King s College London, Caldecot Road, London SE5 9RW, UK
J Public Health Dent 69:34-40. 2009..This study aimed to increase our understanding of patient delay to inform the development of interventions to encourage early presentation of oral cancer...
- Patient delay for potentially malignant oral symptomsSuzanne Scott
Department of Health Services Research and Dental Public Health, King s College London, Dental Institute, London, UK
Eur J Oral Sci 116:141-7. 2008..The results are discussed with reference to their implications for interventions aimed at reducing patient delay for symptoms of oral cancer...
- Patient's delay in oral cancer: A systematic reviewSuzanne E Scott
Health Psychology Section, Institute of Psychiatry at Guy s, Kings College London, London, UK
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:337-43. 2006..Patient delay is a problem in oral cancer and yet at present the reasons for such delays are poorly understood and under-researched. Systematic, high-quality and theory-driven research in this area is urgently required...
- Patient delay in oral cancer: a qualitative study of patients' experiencesS E Scott
Health Psychology Section, Institute of Psychiatry at Guy s, 5th Floor Thomas Guy House, London SE1 9RT, UK
Psychooncology 15:474-85. 2006..This study has documented that an individual's interpretation of oral cancer symptoms may be misguided and this can adversely affect subsequent help-seeking behaviour...
- Enhanced wound healing after emotional disclosure interventionJohn Weinman
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
Br J Health Psychol 13:95-102. 2008....