Christy J W Ledford

Summary

Affiliation: George Mason University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Communicating immunization science: the genesis and evolution of the National Network for Immunization Information
    Christy J W Ledford
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, MS 3D6, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Health Commun 17:105-22. 2012
  2. doi request reprint "Practicing medicine": patient perceptions of physician communication and the process of prescription
    Christy J W Ledford
    George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 80:384-92. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Contending mediated risk messages: a grounded theory of the physician-patient discussion of a prescription medication's changing risk
    Christy J W Ledford
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, MS 3D6, Fairfax, VA 22039, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:14-21. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Communicating immunization science: the genesis and evolution of the National Network for Immunization Information
    Christy J W Ledford
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, MS 3D6, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Health Commun 17:105-22. 2012
    ..In addition, the authors recommend that NNii, while maintaining its informative nature, adopt persuasive strategies to attract and retain the attention of its target audiences...
  2. doi request reprint "Practicing medicine": patient perceptions of physician communication and the process of prescription
    Christy J W Ledford
    George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 80:384-92. 2010
    ..This study explores patient perceptions of physician communication regarding prescription medications and develops a theory of the effects of perceived physician communication on the patient decision-making process of medication taking...
  3. doi request reprint Contending mediated risk messages: a grounded theory of the physician-patient discussion of a prescription medication's changing risk
    Christy J W Ledford
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, MS 3D6, Fairfax, VA 22039, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 83:14-21. 2011
    ..The study purposes were to identify mediated messages' effects on the risk discussion and to develop a model of the changing risk communication process...