Gary J Kreps

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of communication on cancer risk, incidence, morbidity, mortality, and quality of life
    Gary J Kreps
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Health Commun 15:161-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Consumer/provider communication research: directions for development
    Gary L Kreps
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN 4084, MSC 7365, Bethesda, MD 20892 7326, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:3-4. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The health information national trends survey: research from the baseline
    Bradford W Hesse
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Health Commun 11:vii-xvi. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Trust and sources of health information: the impact of the Internet and its implications for health care providers: findings from the first Health Information National Trends Survey
    Bradford W Hesse
    National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7365, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2618-24. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluating new health information technologies: expanding the frontiers of health care delivery and health promotion
    Gary L Kreps
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 80:205-12. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS): development, design, and dissemination
    David E Nelson
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7365, USA
    J Health Commun 9:443-60; discussion 81-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Future directions for the cancer information service and cancer education
    Gary L Kreps
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    J Cancer Educ 22:S70-3. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Screening practices in cancer survivors
    Deborah K Mayer
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:17-26. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Online cancer communication: meeting the literacy, cultural and linguistic needs of diverse audiences
    Linda Neuhauser
    School of Public Health, 50 University Hall MC 7360, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 71:365-77. 2008
  10. pmc The Internet as a vehicle to communicate health information during a public health emergency: a survey analysis involving the anthrax scare of 2001
    Anne F Kittler
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02129 1683, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e8. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of communication on cancer risk, incidence, morbidity, mortality, and quality of life
    Gary J Kreps
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Health Commun 15:161-9. 2003
    ..This article examines the influences of health communication in confronting cancer and promoting important health outcomes. Implications of this analysis are drawn for directing informed cancer communication research and practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Consumer/provider communication research: directions for development
    Gary L Kreps
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN 4084, MSC 7365, Bethesda, MD 20892 7326, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:3-4. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The health information national trends survey: research from the baseline
    Bradford W Hesse
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Health Commun 11:vii-xvi. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Trust and sources of health information: the impact of the Internet and its implications for health care providers: findings from the first Health Information National Trends Survey
    Bradford W Hesse
    National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7365, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2618-24. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to provide nationally representative estimates for health-related uses of the Internet, level of trust in health information sources, and preferences for cancer information sources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluating new health information technologies: expanding the frontiers of health care delivery and health promotion
    Gary L Kreps
    Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 80:205-12. 2002
    ..This chapter examines the demand for evaluating health information technologies and suggests several strategies for conducting rigorous and relevant evaluation research...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS): development, design, and dissemination
    David E Nelson
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7365, USA
    J Health Commun 9:443-60; discussion 81-4. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Future directions for the cancer information service and cancer education
    Gary L Kreps
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    J Cancer Educ 22:S70-3. 2007
    ..However, the CIS is still growing; it is continually innovating and refining its programs and services. This concluding article examines the potential for increasing CIS contributions to cancer education and cancer control in the future...
  8. doi request reprint Screening practices in cancer survivors
    Deborah K Mayer
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:17-26. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of a cancer diagnosis on survivors' screening beliefs and practices compared to those without a cancer history...
  9. doi request reprint Online cancer communication: meeting the literacy, cultural and linguistic needs of diverse audiences
    Linda Neuhauser
    School of Public Health, 50 University Hall MC 7360, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 71:365-77. 2008
    ..This article provides an analysis of issues and empirical evidence related to literacy, cultural, and linguistic factors in online health and cancer communication, and recommendations to improve cancer communication for diverse audiences...
  10. pmc The Internet as a vehicle to communicate health information during a public health emergency: a survey analysis involving the anthrax scare of 2001
    Anne F Kittler
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02129 1683, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e8. 2004
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Meeting the health literacy needs of immigrant populations
    Gary L Kreps
    George Mason University, Department of Communication, 4400 University Avenue, MS 3D6 Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 71:328-32. 2008
    ..Yet, while the need for effective communication about health risks is particularly acute, it is also tremendously complicated to communicate effectively with these vulnerable populations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer survivors information seeking behaviors: a comparison of survivors who do and do not seek information about cancer
    Deborah K Mayer
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 65:342-50. 2007
    ..To examine the cancer information seeking behaviors and preferences of cancer survivors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Healthcare utilization among veterans undergoing chemotherapy: the impact of a cancer care coordination/home-telehealth program
    Neale R Chumbler
    VA HSR and D RR and D Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center and VA HSR and D Stroke QUERI, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:308-17. 2007
    ..34-0.71) than the control group. This study offered some preliminary evidence that patients enrolled in a Cancer CCHT program can successfully manage multiple complex symptoms without utilizing inpatient and outpatient services...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health behaviors in cancer survivors
    Deborah K Mayer
    The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:643-51. 2007
    ..To describe health behaviors of cancer survivors by cancer diagnosis and to compare them to people without a personal or family cancer history...
  15. pmc Creating a framework for online cancer services research to facilitate timely and interdisciplinary applications
    Pamela Whitten
    College of Communication Arts and Sciences, Department of Telecommunication, Information Studies and Media, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e34. 2005
    ..This framework includes an expanded focus on the development and design of online cancer services, online consumer behavior/communication, behavior change, and living with cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint The NCI Digital Divide Pilot Projects: implications for cancer education
    Gary L Kreps
    Department of Communications, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    J Cancer Educ 22:S56-60. 2007
    ..These demonstration research projects suggested effective new strategies for using communication technologies to educate underserved populations about cancer prevention, control, and care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Forty years of diffusion of innovations: utility and value in public health
    Muhiuddin Haider
    Department of Global Health, The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC, USA
    J Health Commun 9:3-11. 2004
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  18. pmc Library outreach: overcoming health literacy challenges
    Ruth Parker
    Emory University School of Medicine, Mailstop 1480 002 1AA, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 93:S81-5. 2005
    ..This paper examines the powerful influences of consumer health literacy on access to and use of relevant health information...
  19. pmc Disseminating relevant health information to underserved audiences: implications of the Digital Divide Pilot Projects
    Gary L Kreps
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, Thompson Hall 206 MSN 3D6, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 93:S68-73. 2005
    ..This paper examines the influence of the digital divide on disparities in health outcomes for vulnerable populations, identifying implications for medical and public libraries...
  20. doi request reprint Strategic use of communication to market cancer prevention and control to vulnerable populations
    Gary L Kreps
    Department of Communication, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    Health Mark Q 25:204-16. 2008
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