Nancy L Weaver
Affiliation: Saint Louis University
- Promoting correct car seat use in parents of young children: challenges, recommendations, and implications for health communicationNancy L Weaver
Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Health Promot Pract 14:301-7. 2013..In this article, we present current challenges in promoting CSS use and draw on health communication and other fields to offer recommendations for future work in this area...
- Advancing organizational health literacy in health care organizations serving high-needs populations: a case studyNancy L Weaver
Department of Behavioral Science and Health Education, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
J Health Commun 17:55-66. 2012..The customized needs assessment contributed to an ongoing collaborative process to implement organizational changes that aided in addressing health literacy needs...
- Preventing sports injuries: opportunities for intervention in youth athleticsNancy L Weaver
Health Communication Research Laboratory, Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, MO 63104, USA
Patient Educ Couns 46:199-204. 2002..In this paper, we describe the benefits of sport participation, the injury problem associated with sports, injury prevention frameworks, and conclude by discussing the changing role of the team physician in youth sports...
- Translation of an evidence-based tailored childhood injury prevention programNancy L Weaver
Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 14:177-84. 2008..Challenges and areas for future work are discussed...
- The Neighborhood Voice: evaluating a mobile research vehicle for recruiting African Americans to participate in cancer control studiesKassandra I Alcaraz
Health Communication Research Laboratory, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63112, USA
Eval Health Prof 34:336-48. 2011..2, 2.9) significantly predicted having an excellent experience. Mobile research facilities may increase participation among disadvantaged and minority populations. Our brief survey instrument is a model for evaluating such outreach...
- Effects of patient health literacy, patient engagement and a system-level health literacy attribute on patient-reported outcomes: a representative statewide surveyKimberly A Kaphingst
Health Communication Research Laboratory, Washington University, St, Louis, MO, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 14:475. 2014..We examined whether the attribute of individuals' experiences with front desk staff, patient engagement through bringing questions to a doctor visit, and health literacy skills were related to two patient-reported outcomes...
- Applying projective techniques to formative research in health communication developmentTheresa Wiehagen
Health Communication Research Laboratory, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Health Promot Pract 8:164-72. 2007..This approach may be a valuable tool for health-promotion and health-communication practitioners seeking insight on the implicit values of a priority population...
- A prospective study of injury incidence among North Carolina high school athletesSarah B Knowles
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Am J Epidemiol 164:1209-21. 2006..All other factors did not appear to be independent predictors of the injury rate. The influence of prior injury suggests that proper rehabilitation and primary prevention of the initial injury are important strategies for injury control...
- Safe n' sound: an evidence-based tool to prioritize injury messages for pediatric health careJanice Williams
Carolinas Center for Injury Prevention, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28232, USA
Fam Community Health 35:212-24. 2012..Use of a prioritization scheme may facilitate risk behavior counseling and reasonably result in a decrease in injury mortality or morbidity...
- A glossary for dissemination and implementation research in healthBorsika A Rabin
Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Salus Center 475, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 14:117-23. 2008....
- Preventing unintentional pediatric injuries: a tailored intervention for parents and providersTonja R Nansel
Division of Epidemiology, Statistics revention Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Health Educ Res 23:656-69. 2008..Tailoring may have particular utility for more complicated behaviors and for communication with less educated parents...
- Evaluation of kiosk-based tailoring to promote household safety behaviors in an urban pediatric primary care practiceEileen M McDonald
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Patient Educ Couns 58:168-81. 2005..002). This study provides further support for the use of tailored communication to address the prevention of injuries to young children but calls for continued investigation in the area...
- Incidence and risk factors for concussion in high school athletes, North Carolina, 1996-1999Mark R Schulz
Department of Public Health Education, School of Health and Human Performance, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
Am J Epidemiol 160:937-44. 2004....
- A prospective cohort study of injury incidence and risk factors in North Carolina high school competitive cheerleadersMark R Schulz
Department of Public Health Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Am J Sports Med 32:396-405. 2004..Cheerleaders suffer nearly half of catastrophic injuries observed in female scholastic athletes in the United States. However, incidence of noncatastrophic injury in this population has not been described...