Vetta L Sanders Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cancer information seeking among African Americans
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Department ofCommunity Health, Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Health Communication, Research Laboratory, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Cancer Educ 23:92-101. 2008
  2. doi request reprint African American men's perceptions of factors influencing health-information seeking
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Mens Health 3:6-15. 2009
  3. pmc Selected sociocultural correlates of physical activity among African-American adults
    Salimah A Cogbill
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Ethn Health 16:625-41. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Refining the use of cancer-related cultural constructs with African Americans
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:38-43. 2013
  5. pmc African American parents' HPV vaccination intent and concerns
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Washington University in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, St Louis, MO 63112, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:290-301. 2012
  6. pmc The use of sociocultural constructs in cancer screening research among African Americans
    Anjali D Deshpande
    Department of Community Health Division of Epidemiology, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Cancer Control 16:256-65. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Cancer information seeking among African Americans
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Department ofCommunity Health, Saint Louis University, School of Public Health, Health Communication, Research Laboratory, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Cancer Educ 23:92-101. 2008
    ..Relatively little is known about the factors that impact African Americans' health information seeking, a behavior relevant to cancer disparity...
  2. doi request reprint African American men's perceptions of factors influencing health-information seeking
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Mens Health 3:6-15. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Selected sociocultural correlates of physical activity among African-American adults
    Salimah A Cogbill
    Health Communication Research Laboratory, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Ethn Health 16:625-41. 2011
    ..This paper explores the association of selected sociocultural characteristics with self-reported PA by gender among African-American adults, taking into account demographic and health-related characteristics...
  4. doi request reprint Refining the use of cancer-related cultural constructs with African Americans
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:38-43. 2013
    ..participants questioned the relevance of items related to cultural constructs to health and cancer preventive behaviors. Recommendations for the assessment and use of cultural constructs and items assessing constructs are provided...
  5. pmc African American parents' HPV vaccination intent and concerns
    Vetta L Sanders Thompson
    Washington University in St Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, St Louis, MO 63112, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:290-301. 2012
    ..While religious beliefs were important to parents, they reported that they would not interfere with vaccination decisions; fears of early sexuality due to vaccination were limited. The implications of these findings are discussed...
  6. pmc The use of sociocultural constructs in cancer screening research among African Americans
    Anjali D Deshpande
    Department of Community Health Division of Epidemiology, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Cancer Control 16:256-65. 2009
    ..However, these studies vary widely in how sociocultural constructs are defined and measured, how they are conceived as affecting cancer beliefs, behaviors, and screening, and how they are applied in interventions...