Kristen J Wells

Summary

Affiliation: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Development and psychometric testing of the prenatal breast-feeding self-efficacy scale
    Kristen J Wells
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:177-87. 2006
  2. pmc Patient navigation: state of the art or is it science?
    Kristen J Wells
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 113:1999-2010. 2008
  3. pmc Do coping and social support predict depression and anxiety in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation?
    Kristen J Wells
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 27:297-315. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Improving awareness of cancer clinical trials among Hispanic patients and families: audience segmentation decisions for a media intervention
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1131-47. 2013
  5. pmc Effect of patient navigation on time to diagnostic resolution among patients with colorectal cancer-related abnormalities
    Ji Hyun Lee
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:144-50. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Effects of a brief multimedia psychoeducational intervention on the attitudes and interest of patients with cancer regarding clinical trial participation: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Moffitt Cancer Centerand University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:2516-21. 2012
  7. pmc Creating a patient navigation model to address cervical cancer disparities in a rural Hispanic farmworker community
    Kristen J Wells
    University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 27, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:1712-8. 2012
  8. pmc Ethics of clear health communication: applying the CLEAN Look approach to communicate biobanking information for cancer research
    Alexis Koskan
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:58-66. 2012
  9. pmc Patient navigation and time to diagnostic resolution: results for a cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation among patients with breast cancer screening abnormalities, Tampa, FL
    Ji Hyun Lee
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, United States of America University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74542. 2013
  10. pmc A cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation in improving quality of diagnostic care for patients with breast or colorectal cancer abnormalities
    Kristen J Wells
    University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 27, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1664-72. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Development and psychometric testing of the prenatal breast-feeding self-efficacy scale
    Kristen J Wells
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:177-87. 2006
    ..To develop and evaluate the psychometric properties of a scale measuring prenatal breast-feeding self-efficacy...
  2. pmc Patient navigation: state of the art or is it science?
    Kristen J Wells
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 113:1999-2010. 2008
    ..Although cancer-related patient navigation interventions are being adopted increasingly across the United States and Canada, further research will be necessary to evaluate their efficacy and cost-effectiveness in improving cancer care...
  3. pmc Do coping and social support predict depression and anxiety in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation?
    Kristen J Wells
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 27:297-315. 2009
    ..Patients who use acceptance/resignation coping and report low levels of two types of social support prior to HSCT may require additional intervention before HSCT, as they are at higher risk for depression and anxiety...
  4. doi request reprint Improving awareness of cancer clinical trials among Hispanic patients and families: audience segmentation decisions for a media intervention
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1131-47. 2013
    ..The DVD is complete with companion booklet and currently undergoing a randomized control trial. ..
  5. pmc Effect of patient navigation on time to diagnostic resolution among patients with colorectal cancer-related abnormalities
    Ji Hyun Lee
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:144-50. 2014
    ..However, the small sample size limits drawing a definitive conclusion regarding the positive PN effect...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of a brief multimedia psychoeducational intervention on the attitudes and interest of patients with cancer regarding clinical trial participation: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Moffitt Cancer Centerand University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:2516-21. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Creating a patient navigation model to address cervical cancer disparities in a rural Hispanic farmworker community
    Kristen J Wells
    University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 27, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:1712-8. 2012
    ..The PN program has resulted in the need for additional clinic sessions to accommodate the demand for preventive care at CMMS...
  8. pmc Ethics of clear health communication: applying the CLEAN Look approach to communicate biobanking information for cancer research
    Alexis Koskan
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:58-66. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Patient navigation and time to diagnostic resolution: results for a cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation among patients with breast cancer screening abnormalities, Tampa, FL
    Ji Hyun Lee
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, United States of America University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e74542. 2013
    ....
  10. pmc A cluster randomized trial evaluating the efficacy of patient navigation in improving quality of diagnostic care for patients with breast or colorectal cancer abnormalities
    Kristen J Wells
    University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 27, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1664-72. 2012
    ..This study examines efficacy of a lay patient navigation (PN) program aimed to reduce time between a cancer abnormality and definitive diagnosis among racially/ethnically diverse and medically underserved populations of Tampa Bay, Florida...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessing needs and assets for building a regional network infrastructure to reduce cancer related health disparities
    Kristen J Wells
    University of South Florida, 4202 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Eval Program Plann 44:14-25. 2014
    ..This network entails ongoing commitment from the institutions and institutional leaders, continuous participatory and engagement activities, and effective coordination and communication centered on team science goals. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' fears related to clinical trial participation: a qualitative study
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:257-62. 2012
    ..In conclusion, providers might consider addressing the role of fear in patients' considering participating in a clinical trial...
  13. ncbi request reprint Managed care and cancer outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC 13, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:287-96. 2008
    ..To determine if the type of insurance arrangement, specifically health maintenance organization (HMO) vs fee-for-service (FFS), affects cancer outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health disparities in receipt of screening mammography in Latinas: a critical review of recent literature
    Kristen J Wells
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Cancer Control 14:369-79. 2007
    ..Historically, women from underserved and minority populations have been less likely to receive screening mammography...
  15. ncbi request reprint Depression in adults with type 2 diabetes: the role of adherence, body mass index, and self-efficacy
    William P Sacco
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Health Psychol 24:630-4. 2005
    ..These findings are consistent with the proposal that lower self-efficacy in reaction to adherence failure and higher BMI contributes to depression in adults with diabetes...