Holley A Wilkin

Summary

Affiliation: Georgia State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How community members and health professionals conceptualize medical emergencies: implications for primary care promotion
    Holley A Wilkin
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302 4000, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:1031-42. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Does entertainment-education work with Latinos in the United States? Identification and the effects of a telenovela breast cancer storyline
    Holley A Wilkin
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 30302 4000, USA
    J Health Commun 12:455-69. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Hard-to-reach? Using health access status as a way to more effectively target segments of the Latino audience
    Holley A Wilkin
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:239-53. 2011
  4. doi request reprint When patients are impatient: the communication strategies utilized by emergency department employees to manage patients frustrated by wait times
    Elizabeth L Cohen
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, GA, USA
    Health Commun 28:275-85. 2013

Collaborators

  • T W Valente
  • Elizabeth L Cohen
  • Leon L Haley
  • Michael Tannebaum
  • Melissa S Plew

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint How community members and health professionals conceptualize medical emergencies: implications for primary care promotion
    Holley A Wilkin
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302 4000, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:1031-42. 2012
    ..Pain, uncertainty and anxiety tend to influence their choice to use EDs rather than availability of primary care. Implications for increasing primary care use are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Does entertainment-education work with Latinos in the United States? Identification and the effects of a telenovela breast cancer storyline
    Holley A Wilkin
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 30302 4000, USA
    J Health Commun 12:455-69. 2007
    ..Third, these trends were confirmed and further explored using focus groups of LadrĂ³n viewers. Implications for educating viewers using dramatic serials in the United States are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Hard-to-reach? Using health access status as a way to more effectively target segments of the Latino audience
    Holley A Wilkin
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:239-53. 2011
    ..The theoretical and methodological contributions of this work, its major findings, implications, limitations and policy guidelines are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint When patients are impatient: the communication strategies utilized by emergency department employees to manage patients frustrated by wait times
    Elizabeth L Cohen
    Department of Communication, Georgia State University, GA, USA
    Health Commun 28:275-85. 2013
    ..All staff members recognized the need for engaging in empathic communication with frustrated patients, but social workers and patient navigators were able to dedicate more time to these types of interactions...