Sandi W Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effects of heuristic cues, motivation, and ability on systematic processing of information about breast cancer environmental factors
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 18:845-65. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of communication and personal characteristics of living kidney donors and a matched quota sample
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:104-12. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Living kidney donor decision making and communication
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 16:870-88. 2011
  4. pmc Action tendency emotions evoked by memorable breast cancer messages and their association with prevention and detection behaviors
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 25:737-46. 2010
  5. pmc Topics and sources of memorable breast cancer messages and their impact on prevention and detection behaviors
    Sandi W Smith
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1212, USA
    J Health Commun 14:293-307. 2009
  6. pmc The impact of personal and/or close relationship experience on memorable messages about breast cancer and the perceived speech acts of the sender
    Sandi W Smith
    Michigan State University, 573a Communication Arts and Sciences Bldg, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    J Cancer Educ 24:129-34. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Encouraging family discussion on the decision to donate organs: the role of the willingness to communicate scale
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 16:333-46. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Are "drink responsibly" alcohol campaigns strategically ambiguous?
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 20:1-11. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of engaging in family discussion about organ donation and getting organ donor cards witnessed
    Sandi W Smith
    Health and Risk Communication Center, Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1212, USA smiths msu edu
    Health Commun 23:142-52. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The effects of sensation seeking, misperceptions of peer consumption, and believability of social norms messages on alcohol consumption
    Edward Glazer
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 15:825-39. 2010

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint The effects of heuristic cues, motivation, and ability on systematic processing of information about breast cancer environmental factors
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 18:845-65. 2013
    ..The authors provide implications for health communication practitioners. ..
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of communication and personal characteristics of living kidney donors and a matched quota sample
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:104-12. 2013
    ..The majority of donors were giving to family members and friends, and the matched sample indicated greater willingness to donate to immediate family members, followed by friends. Practical implications of the findings are offered...
  3. doi request reprint Living kidney donor decision making and communication
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 16:870-88. 2011
    ..Future research should further examine the communication of donors with non-recipient others and potential methods of training recipients and donors to communicate effectively about the donation process...
  4. pmc Action tendency emotions evoked by memorable breast cancer messages and their association with prevention and detection behaviors
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 25:737-46. 2010
    ..These results are consistent with control theory and also show that friends and family are important sources of memorable messages about breast cancer...
  5. pmc Topics and sources of memorable breast cancer messages and their impact on prevention and detection behaviors
    Sandi W Smith
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1212, USA
    J Health Commun 14:293-307. 2009
    ..This research demonstrates that message topic and source both play roles in determining message recall as well as in determining how memorable messages impacted behavior...
  6. pmc The impact of personal and/or close relationship experience on memorable messages about breast cancer and the perceived speech acts of the sender
    Sandi W Smith
    Michigan State University, 573a Communication Arts and Sciences Bldg, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    J Cancer Educ 24:129-34. 2009
    ..Memorable messages and their speech acts (purposes of the messages) can promote protection against breast cancer and guide health behaviors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Encouraging family discussion on the decision to donate organs: the role of the willingness to communicate scale
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 16:333-46. 2004
    ..It was negatively related to feeling personally uneasy about organ donation during the past week...
  8. ncbi request reprint Are "drink responsibly" alcohol campaigns strategically ambiguous?
    Sandi W Smith
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 20:1-11. 2006
    ..The research demonstrates how seemingly prohealth messages can serve to subtly advance both industry sales and public relations interests...
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of engaging in family discussion about organ donation and getting organ donor cards witnessed
    Sandi W Smith
    Health and Risk Communication Center, Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1212, USA smiths msu edu
    Health Commun 23:142-52. 2008
    ..A path model of the process leading to family discussion and getting organ donor cards witnessed is presented and results are discussed for their practical importance...
  10. doi request reprint The effects of sensation seeking, misperceptions of peer consumption, and believability of social norms messages on alcohol consumption
    Edward Glazer
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 15:825-39. 2010
    ..Implications of these findings for the social norms marketing approach are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint College students' estimation and accuracy of other students' drinking and believability of advertisements featured in a social norms campaign
    Hee Sun Park
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 16:504-18. 2011
    ..Those who believed the ad more closely estimated alcohol consumption by their peers while ad believability moderated the relation between drinking behaviors and accuracy...
  12. ncbi request reprint A theory of planned behavior study of college students' intention to register as organ donors in Japan, Korea, and the United States
    Mary Bresnahan
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1212, USA
    Health Commun 21:201-11. 2007
    ..Implications of these findings for future research are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in intention to enroll in a state organ donor registry and intention to talk with family about organ donation
    Hee Sun Park
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 24:647-59. 2009
    ..The implications of these and other findings are discussed for organ donation campaigns...
  14. doi request reprint The effects of message framing within the stages of change on smoking cessation intentions and behaviors
    Jennifer Cornacchione
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 27:612-22. 2012
    ..Additionally, gain-framed messages were most influential at getting individuals to progress from the contemplation to the preparation stage. Implications and future directions for research are also discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reservations of the spirit: the development of a culturally sensitive spiritual beliefs scale about organ donation
    Mary Bresnahan
    Department of Communication, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MS 48824 1212, USA
    Health Commun 21:45-54. 2007
    ..Implications of these findings are discussed for developing culturally effective education and procurement campaigns...
  16. pmc A comprehensive analysis of breast cancer news coverage in leading media outlets focusing on environmental risks and prevention
    Charles K Atkin
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Health Commun 13:3-19. 2008
    ..Implications of these findings and directions for future research are addressed...
  17. doi request reprint Help a buddy take a knee: creating persuasive messages for military service members to encourage others to seek mental health help
    Rose Clark-Hitt
    Department of Communication, 572 Communication Arts and Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Health Commun 27:429-38. 2012
    ..Responses are presented in terms of the communication variables of source, message, channel, and receiver factors...
  18. doi request reprint Measuring cancer clinical trial understanding
    Jon D Miller
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48823, USA
    Health Commun 26:82-93. 2011
    ..Results are discussed as they relate to patient understanding of clinical trials, informed decision making, and health communication processes...