Jasmin A Tiro

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Promoting regular mammography screening I. A systematic assessment of validity in a randomized trial
    Deborah J Del Junco
    Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6410 Fannin St, LL 125, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:333-46. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Validation of scales measuring attitudes and norms related to mammography screening in women veterans
    Jasmin A Tiro
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, TX, USA
    Health Psychol 24:555-66. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Factorial validity and invariance of a survey measuring psychosocial correlates of colorectal cancer screening among African Americans and Caucasians
    Jasmin A Tiro
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, Room 4103A, Bethesda, MD 20892 7331, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2855-61. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint What do women in the U.S. know about human papillomavirus and cervical cancer?
    Jasmin A Tiro
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7331, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:288-94. 2007
  5. pmc Was the drop in mammography rates in 2005 associated with the drop in hormone therapy use?
    Nancy Breen
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7344, USA
    Cancer 117:5450-60. 2011
  6. pmc Effects of socioeconomic status and health care access on low levels of human papillomavirus vaccination among Spanish-speaking Hispanics in California
    Shingisai Chando
    The University of Texas School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:270-2. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Too much of a good thing? Physician practices and patient willingness for less frequent pap test screening intervals
    Helen I Meissner
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Dr, Building 31 Room B1C19, Bethesda, MD 20892 2027, USA
    Med Care 48:249-59. 2010
  8. pmc Interventions to promote repeat breast cancer screening with mammography: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sally W Vernon
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:1023-39. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Reported drop in mammography : is this cause for concern?
    Nancy Breen
    Health Services and Economics Branch, Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda 20892 7344, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 109:2405-9. 2007
  10. pmc Does patient health and hysterectomy status influence cervical cancer screening in older women?
    Helen I Meissner
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2027, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1822-8. 2008

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  1. pmc Promoting regular mammography screening I. A systematic assessment of validity in a randomized trial
    Deborah J Del Junco
    Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 6410 Fannin St, LL 125, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:333-46. 2008
    ..Most health promotion trials in cancer screening offer limited evidence of external validity. We assessed internal and external validity in a nationwide, population-based trial of an intervention to promote regular mammography screening...
  2. ncbi request reprint Validation of scales measuring attitudes and norms related to mammography screening in women veterans
    Jasmin A Tiro
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, TX, USA
    Health Psychol 24:555-66. 2005
    ..These scales may be useful for intervention research...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factorial validity and invariance of a survey measuring psychosocial correlates of colorectal cancer screening among African Americans and Caucasians
    Jasmin A Tiro
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, Room 4103A, Bethesda, MD 20892 7331, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2855-61. 2005
    ..In addition, we examined factorial invariance across race and sex...
  4. ncbi request reprint What do women in the U.S. know about human papillomavirus and cervical cancer?
    Jasmin A Tiro
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7331, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:288-94. 2007
    ..Assessment of the public's knowledge in nationally representative samples is a high priority for cervical cancer control...
  5. pmc Was the drop in mammography rates in 2005 associated with the drop in hormone therapy use?
    Nancy Breen
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7344, USA
    Cancer 117:5450-60. 2011
    ..Because current users of HT also tend to have higher mammography rates, the authors examined whether concurrent drops in HT and mammography use were associated...
  6. pmc Effects of socioeconomic status and health care access on low levels of human papillomavirus vaccination among Spanish-speaking Hispanics in California
    Shingisai Chando
    The University of Texas School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:270-2. 2013
    ..68; 95% CI = 0.35, 1.29). This confirms that health care use is associated with language via income and access. Low-income Hispanics, who lack access, need information about free HPV vaccination programs...
  7. doi request reprint Too much of a good thing? Physician practices and patient willingness for less frequent pap test screening intervals
    Helen I Meissner
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Dr, Building 31 Room B1C19, Bethesda, MD 20892 2027, USA
    Med Care 48:249-59. 2010
    ..Recent guidelines recommend longer Pap test intervals. However, physicians and patients may not be adopting these recommendations...
  8. pmc Interventions to promote repeat breast cancer screening with mammography: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sally W Vernon
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:1023-39. 2010
    ..Various interventions to promote repeat use of mammography have been evaluated, but the efficacy of such interventions is not well understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reported drop in mammography : is this cause for concern?
    Nancy Breen
    Health Services and Economics Branch, Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda 20892 7344, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 109:2405-9. 2007
    ..Timely screening with mammography can prevent a substantial number of deaths from breast cancer. The objective of this brief was to ascertain whether recent use of mammography has dropped nationally...
  10. pmc Does patient health and hysterectomy status influence cervical cancer screening in older women?
    Helen I Meissner
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2027, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1822-8. 2008
    ..Decisions to screen older patients for cancer are complicated by the fact that aging populations are heterogeneous with respect to life expectancy...
  11. doi request reprint Understanding impediments and enablers to physical activity among African American adults: a systematic review of qualitative studies
    Zoveen Siddiqi
    University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, Dallas, TX, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:1010-24. 2011
    ..Findings should be taken into account by researchers, program planners and policymakers when tailoring physical activity interventions to African American communities in the United States...
  12. doi request reprint Community events as viable sites for recruiting minority volunteers who agree to be contacted for future research
    Wendy Pechero Bishop
    Division of Behavioral and Communication Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences and Simmons Cancer Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:369-71. 2011
    ..Approximately 66% of the 2298 survey responders joined the registry. Multivariate analysis showed that Hispanics were more likely to agree to contact than Whites. Agreers endorsed a wider range of health concerns than non-agreers...
  13. pmc Utilization of hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance among American patients: a systematic review
    Amit G Singal
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:861-7. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to quantify utilization rates for HCC surveillance among patients with cirrhosis and summarize patterns of association between utilization rates and patient socio-demographic characteristics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Some methodologic lessons learned from cancer screening research
    Sally W Vernon
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:1131-45. 2004
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  15. pmc Construct validity and invariance of four factors associated with colorectal cancer screening across gender, race, and prior screening
    Amy McQueen
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2231-7. 2008
    ..Replication studies in other populations are needed to provide further evidence of construct validity for the scales reported here...
  16. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of self-reported mammography in women veterans
    Semilla Rivera
    The University of Texas at Houston School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, PO Box 20186, Houston, TX 77225, USA
    Prev Med 42:320-6. 2006
    ..Mammography self-report is used to monitor screening and evaluate intervention trends; however, few studies have examined reliability...
  17. pmc Promoting regular mammography screening II. Results from a randomized controlled trial in US women veterans
    Sally W Vernon
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, 7000 Fannin, Ste 2560, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:347-58. 2008
    ..We conducted a randomized controlled trial of two theory-based interventions in a population-based, nationally representative sample of women veterans...
  18. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of a questionnaire to measure colorectal cancer screening behaviors: does mode of survey administration matter?
    Sally W Vernon
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:758-67. 2008
    ..This study provides evidence to support the use of the National Cancer Institute CRCS questionnaire to assess self-report with any of the three survey modes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Additive impact of childhood emotional, physical, and sexual abuse on suicide attempts among low-income African American women
    Page L Anderson
    Georgia State University, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:131-8. 2002
    ..These findings have implications for clinicians working with African American women who report either childhood abuse or exhibit suicidal behavior...