I M Lipkus

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of abnormal mammograms on psychosocial outcomes and subsequent screening
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Durham, NC 27701, USA
    Psychooncology 9:402-10. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationships among breast cancer perceived absolute risk, comparative risk, and worries
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:973-5. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint General performance on a numeracy scale among highly educated samples
    I M Lipkus
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Med Decis Making 21:37-44. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Informing women about their breast cancer risks: truth and consequences
    I M Lipkus
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27713, USA
    Health Commun 13:205-26. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Women's interest in chemoprevention for breast cancer
    L A Bastian
    the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton St (152, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1639-44. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationships among breast cancer concern, risk perceptions, and interest in genetic testing for breast cancer susceptibility among African-American women with and without a family history of breast cancer
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:533-9. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological impact of diagnosis and risk reduction among cancer survivors
    C M McBride
    Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Durham, NC 27710 2949, USA
    Psychooncology 9:418-27. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Reasons for quitting smoking among low-income African American smokers
    C M McBride
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710 2949, USA
    Health Psychol 20:334-40. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Communicating breast cancer risks to women using different formats
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Risk Communication Laboratory, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:895-8. 2001
  10. pmc Colorectal cancer risk perceptions and screening intentions in a minority population
    I M Lipkus
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 92:492-500. 2000

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of abnormal mammograms on psychosocial outcomes and subsequent screening
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Durham, NC 27701, USA
    Psychooncology 9:402-10. 2000
    ..Women who had an abnormal mammogram within 2 years prior to the baseline interview were more likely to be on schedule for mammography, compared with women who never had an abnormal mammogram...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationships among breast cancer perceived absolute risk, comparative risk, and worries
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:973-5. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint General performance on a numeracy scale among highly educated samples
    I M Lipkus
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Med Decis Making 21:37-44. 2001
    ..Here, we examine how highly educated participants performed on a general and an expanded numeracy scale. The latter was designed within the context of health risks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Informing women about their breast cancer risks: truth and consequences
    I M Lipkus
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27713, USA
    Health Commun 13:205-26. 2001
    ..Counter to many theories of health behavior, reducing women's perceived risk of breast cancer did not lower their intentions to get mammograms. Implications for the communication of breast cancer risk are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Women's interest in chemoprevention for breast cancer
    L A Bastian
    the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton St (152, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1639-44. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Women's interest in chemoprevention might arise more from worries about getting breast cancer than from their objective risk factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationships among breast cancer concern, risk perceptions, and interest in genetic testing for breast cancer susceptibility among African-American women with and without a family history of breast cancer
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:533-9. 1999
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological impact of diagnosis and risk reduction among cancer survivors
    C M McBride
    Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, Durham, NC 27710 2949, USA
    Psychooncology 9:418-27. 2000
    ..88 vs 1.31, respectively; p=0. 02). Prospective studies are needed to understand the psychological impact of cancer diagnosis and how it might facilitate or impede the adoption of health promoting behaviors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reasons for quitting smoking among low-income African American smokers
    C M McBride
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710 2949, USA
    Health Psychol 20:334-40. 2001
    ..Refinement of the RFQ is needed to assess intrinsic motivators other than health concerns and to identify salient motivators for young and male smokers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Communicating breast cancer risks to women using different formats
    I M Lipkus
    Duke University Medical Center, Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Risk Communication Laboratory, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:895-8. 2001
    ..These results suggest that women evaluate risk feedback containing either point estimates or range of risks as equally acceptable. Both formats lead to short-term reductions in perceived risk (i.e., greater accuracy)...
  10. pmc Colorectal cancer risk perceptions and screening intentions in a minority population
    I M Lipkus
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 92:492-500. 2000
    ....