Elliot J Coups

Summary

Affiliation: Fox Chase Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity among lung cancer survivors: changes across the cancer trajectory and associations with quality of life
    Elliot J Coups
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:664-72. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Awareness of the role of physical activity in colon cancer prevention
    Elliot J Coups
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:246-51. 2008
  3. pmc Correlates of physical activity among lung cancer survivors
    Elliot J Coups
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19012, USA
    Psychooncology 18:395-404. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Multiple behavioral risk factors for colorectal cancer and colorectal cancer screening status
    Elliot J Coups
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 1st Floor, 510 Township Line Road, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:510-6. 2007
  5. pmc Receipt of provider advice for smoking cessation and use of smoking cessation treatments among cancer survivors
    Elliot J Coups
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 510 Township Line Road, Philadelphia, PA 19012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:S480-6. 2009
  6. pmc A randomized trial of generic versus tailored interventions to increase colorectal cancer screening among intermediate risk siblings
    Sharon L Manne
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:207-17. 2009
  7. pmc Substantial family history of prostate cancer in black men recruited for prostate cancer screening: results from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program
    Kathleen Mastalski
    Division of Population Sciences, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 113:2559-64. 2008
  8. pmc Sun protection and sunbathing practices among at-risk family members of patients with melanoma
    Sharon L Manne
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:122. 2011
  9. pmc Prevalence and correlates of indoor tanning among US adults
    Carolyn J Heckman
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:769-80. 2008
  10. pmc Correlates of colorectal cancer screening adherence among men who have been screened for prostate cancer
    Yu Ning Wong
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:301-7. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Physical activity among lung cancer survivors: changes across the cancer trajectory and associations with quality of life
    Elliot J Coups
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:664-72. 2009
    ..The current study addressed this research gap and also examined the association between lung cancer survivors' physical activity and their QOL...
  2. doi request reprint Awareness of the role of physical activity in colon cancer prevention
    Elliot J Coups
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:246-51. 2008
    ..This study examined the prevalence and correlates of U.S. adults' awareness of the role that physical activity plays in preventing colon cancer...
  3. pmc Correlates of physical activity among lung cancer survivors
    Elliot J Coups
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19012, USA
    Psychooncology 18:395-404. 2009
    ..However, little is known regarding correlates of physical activity in this survivor population. The current study addressed this research gap...
  4. ncbi request reprint Multiple behavioral risk factors for colorectal cancer and colorectal cancer screening status
    Elliot J Coups
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 1st Floor, 510 Township Line Road, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:510-6. 2007
    ..In the current study, we examined the prevalence, patterns, and predictors of multiple behavioral risk factors for colorectal cancer according to colorectal cancer screening status (adherent versus not adherent)...
  5. pmc Receipt of provider advice for smoking cessation and use of smoking cessation treatments among cancer survivors
    Elliot J Coups
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 510 Township Line Road, Philadelphia, PA 19012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:S480-6. 2009
    ..As the number of cancer survivors increases, the assessment and intervention for smoking among survivors are increasingly important...
  6. pmc A randomized trial of generic versus tailored interventions to increase colorectal cancer screening among intermediate risk siblings
    Sharon L Manne
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:207-17. 2009
    ..Tailored interventions may increase participation in appropriate colorectal cancer screening...
  7. pmc Substantial family history of prostate cancer in black men recruited for prostate cancer screening: results from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program
    Kathleen Mastalski
    Division of Population Sciences, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 113:2559-64. 2008
    ..Previous reports have raised concern for suboptimal screening of black men with an FH of PCA. The extent of FH of PCA are reported from a prospective, longitudinal PCA screening program for high-risk men...
  8. pmc Sun protection and sunbathing practices among at-risk family members of patients with melanoma
    Sharon L Manne
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:122. 2011
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  9. pmc Prevalence and correlates of indoor tanning among US adults
    Carolyn J Heckman
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:769-80. 2008
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of indoor tanning among the US general adult population...
  10. pmc Correlates of colorectal cancer screening adherence among men who have been screened for prostate cancer
    Yu Ning Wong
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:301-7. 2011
    ..The prostate cancer screening encounter may represent a "teachable moment" to increase CRC screening rates...
  11. pmc Identifying cluster subtypes for intentions to have colorectal cancer screening among non-compliant intermediate-risk siblings of individuals with colorectal cancer
    Sharon L Manne
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:897-908. 2009
    ..Results provide an empirical typology for understanding motivations for CRCS among at-risk family members and may lead to the development of more effective interventions to improve screening uptake...
  12. pmc Behavioral correlates of HPV vaccine acceptability in the 2007 Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS)
    Carolyn Y Fang
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:319-26. 2010
    ..005). These results suggest that behavioral health factors may be associated with vaccine acceptability and further our understanding of how behavioral patterns may contribute to the uptake of new cancer prevention strategies...
  13. pmc Correlates of sunscreen use among high school students: a cross-sectional survey
    Carolyn J Heckman
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:679. 2011
    ..The purpose of the current study was to determine which of the Integrative Model constructs are most closely associated with sunscreen use among high school students...
  14. doi request reprint Multiple skin cancer risk behaviors in the U.S. population
    Elliot J Coups
    Division of Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19012, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:87-93. 2008
    ..S. adults...
  15. pmc Prostate cancer early detection program recruitment methods and show rates in men at high risk
    Veda N Giri
    Cancer Screening Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Urol 182:2212-7. 2009
    ..We report a comprehensive analysis of recruitment methods, show rates and participant factors from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program, a prospective, longitudinal prostate cancer screening study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of colon cancer screening in a national probability sample in the United States
    Jennifer S Ford
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Health Commun 11:19-35. 2006
    ..This study documents low rates of colon cancer screening knowledge in the general population, and identifies subgroups where health communication interventions are most warranted...
  17. ncbi request reprint A population-based estimate of the prevalence of behavioral risk factors among adult cancer survivors and noncancer controls
    Elliot J Coups
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Prev Med 40:702-11. 2005
    ..Behavioral risk factors have significant biomedical and psychosocial effects for cancer survivors. Representative data on the prevalence of a wide range of behavioral risk factors among cancer survivors are lacking...
  18. ncbi request reprint Physician screening for multiple behavioral health risk factors
    Elliot J Coups
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:34-41. 2004
    ..This article examines the number and types of behavioral risk factors that U.S. adults reported, and reported having been screened for in their last routine medical checkup...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of multiple chronic disease risk factors. 2001 National Health Interview Survey
    Lawrence J Fine
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:18-24. 2004
    ..Four common factors--cigarette smoking, risky drinking of alcoholic beverages, physical inactivity, and overweight--contribute substantially to chronic disease prevalence...
  20. ncbi request reprint Emotions and preventive health behavior: worry, regret, and influenza vaccination
    Gretchen B Chapman
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8020, USA
    Health Psychol 25:82-90. 2006
    ..Third, anticipated and experienced emotions had implications for subsequent vaccination decisions. Those who did not vaccinate in the 1st year but had high levels of worry and regret were likely to be vaccinated the following year...

Research Grants2

  1. Patterns of Physical Activity in Lung Cancer Survivors
    Elliot Coups; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Additionally, the results of the proposed study will enhance current knowledge of lung cancer survivorship, which is underrepresented within the burgeoning survivorship literature. ..