Bridget J Kelly
Affiliation: RTI International
- Discussions about preventive services: a qualitative studyKaren E Lasser
Department of Medicine, Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
BMC Fam Pract 9:49. 2008..Elderly minority patients are less likely to receive influenza vaccination and colorectal cancer screening than are other patients. Communication between primary care providers (PCPs) and patients may affect service receipt...
- The HPV vaccine and the media: how has the topic been covered and what are the effects on knowledge about the virus and cervical cancer?Bridget J Kelly
RTI International, Inc, Washington, DC 20005, USA
Patient Educ Couns 77:308-13. 2009..In June 2006, the first vaccine for HPV was approved by the FDA and media coverage about the topic increased significantly. This study sought to explore the nature of the coverage and whether knowledge about HPV was affected by it...
- Response rates to a mailed survey of a representative sample of cancer patients randomly drawn from the Pennsylvania Cancer Registry: a randomized trial of incentive and length effectsBridget J Kelly
Research Triangle Institute, Washington, DC, USA
BMC Med Res Methodol 10:65. 2010..In recent years, response rates to telephone surveys have declined. Online surveys may miss many older and poorer adults. Mailed surveys may have promise in securing higher response rates...
- Validating measures of scanned information exposure in the context of cancer prevention and screening behaviorsBridget J Kelly
RTI International, Washington, DC, USA
J Health Commun 14:721-40. 2009..These results provide evidence that scanned information exposure measures are valid indicators of the construct. Researchers might consider their use to capture scanned media influence on cognitions and behaviors...