Cynthia M Jorgensen

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Scientific recommendations and human behaviour: sitting out in the sun
    Cynthia M Jorgensen
    Communications and Behavioral Sciences Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 360:351-2. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Lessons learned from exploratory research about viral hepatitis
    Cynthia M Jorgensen
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:364-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint To screen or not to screen, when clinical guidelines disagree: primary care physicians' use of the PSA test
    Crystale Purvis Cooper
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 38:182-91. 2004
  4. pmc Using telephone focus groups methodology to examine the prostate cancer screening practices of African-American primary care physicians
    Louie E Ross
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1296-9. 2006
  5. doi request reprint An analysis of hepatitis C virus-related public inquiries from health professionals: 2009-2010
    Cynthia M Jorgensen
    Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333
    Clin Infect Dis 55:S54-7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Report from the CDC. Telephone focus groups: an emerging method in public health research
    Crystale Purvis Cooper
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:945-51. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of news coverage of the HPV vaccine by U.S. newspapers, January 2002-June 2005
    Crystal Calloway
    CDC, National Center for Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:803-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in young adults' beliefs about sunscreen use
    Lorien Abroms
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:29-43. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Developing English and Spanish television public service announcements to promote colorectal cancer screening
    Crystale Purvis Cooper
    Soltera Center for Health Communication Research in Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:385-93. 2005

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Scientific recommendations and human behaviour: sitting out in the sun
    Cynthia M Jorgensen
    Communications and Behavioral Sciences Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 360:351-2. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Lessons learned from exploratory research about viral hepatitis
    Cynthia M Jorgensen
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:364-9. 2013
    ..As a result, a general awareness and education campaign must precede and support efforts to encourage screening...
  3. ncbi request reprint To screen or not to screen, when clinical guidelines disagree: primary care physicians' use of the PSA test
    Crystale Purvis Cooper
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 38:182-91. 2004
    ..This study qualitatively explored primary care physicians' PSA screening practices and their understanding of the PSA screening controversy...
  4. pmc Using telephone focus groups methodology to examine the prostate cancer screening practices of African-American primary care physicians
    Louie E Ross
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1296-9. 2006
    ..This methodology may prove useful in studies involving African-American physicians, physicians in general and other difficult-to-reach healthcare professionals...
  5. doi request reprint An analysis of hepatitis C virus-related public inquiries from health professionals: 2009-2010
    Cynthia M Jorgensen
    Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333
    Clin Infect Dis 55:S54-7. 2012
    ..93. Overall, the inquiries demonstrated important knowledge gaps regarding HCV, with the most frequently asked questions focusing on transmission, serology, and policy/legal issues surrounding patient care and infected healthcare workers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Report from the CDC. Telephone focus groups: an emerging method in public health research
    Crystale Purvis Cooper
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:945-51. 2003
    ..The focus group is a widely used qualitative method in public health research. Typically, focus groups involve face-to-face interaction, although focus groups have also been conducted via telephone conference calls...
  7. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of news coverage of the HPV vaccine by U.S. newspapers, January 2002-June 2005
    Crystal Calloway
    CDC, National Center for Health Promotion, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:803-9. 2006
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  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in young adults' beliefs about sunscreen use
    Lorien Abroms
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:29-43. 2003
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of their implications for the design of future interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Developing English and Spanish television public service announcements to promote colorectal cancer screening
    Crystale Purvis Cooper
    Soltera Center for Health Communication Research in Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Health Promot Pract 6:385-93. 2005
    ..This article describes SFL's application of this process to develop television PSAs in English and Spanish...