Amy McQueen

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Are there gender differences in colorectal cancer test use prevalence and correlates?
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:782-91. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlates and predictors of colorectal cancer screening among male automotive workers
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, 7000 Fannin, Suite 2568, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:500-9. 2007
  3. pmc Predictors of perceived susceptibility of breast cancer and changes over time: a mixed modeling approach
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston 77030, USA
    Health Psychol 27:68-77. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Risk perceptions and worry about cancer: does gender make a difference?
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Health Commun 13:56-79. 2008
  5. 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
  6. pmc Cost effectiveness of interventions to promote screening for colorectal cancer: a randomized trial
    Swati Misra
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, USA
    J Prev Med Public Health 44:101-10. 2011
  7. 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
  8. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a tailored interactive computer-delivered intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening: sometimes more is just the same
    Sally W Vernon
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:284-99. 2011
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Individuation, peers, and adolescent alcohol use: a latent growth analysis
    James H Bray
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:553-64. 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Are there gender differences in colorectal cancer test use prevalence and correlates?
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:782-91. 2006
    ..Such differences, if confirmed in future studies, may inform the use of gender-specific intervention strategies or messages to increase colorectal cancer test use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlates and predictors of colorectal cancer screening among male automotive workers
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, 7000 Fannin, Suite 2568, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:500-9. 2007
    ..We examined both cross-sectional correlates of prior CRCS and predictors of prospective CRCS initiation and maintenance during The Next Step Trial, a 2-year worksite behavioral intervention to promote regular CRCS and dietary change...
  3. pmc Predictors of perceived susceptibility of breast cancer and changes over time: a mixed modeling approach
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston 77030, USA
    Health Psychol 27:68-77. 2008
    ..To examine predictors of perceived susceptibility to breast cancer and assess differences across three dependent measures...
  4. doi request reprint Risk perceptions and worry about cancer: does gender make a difference?
    Amy McQueen
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Health Commun 13:56-79. 2008
    ..Different risk messages and intervention strategies may be needed to influence males' and females' perceived cancer risk and worry. All effect sizes were small, and future prospective research is needed to confirm our findings...
  5. 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...
  6. pmc Cost effectiveness of interventions to promote screening for colorectal cancer: a randomized trial
    Swati Misra
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, USA
    J Prev Med Public Health 44:101-10. 2011
    ....
  7. 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...
  8. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a tailored interactive computer-delivered intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening: sometimes more is just the same
    Sally W Vernon
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Behav Med 41:284-99. 2011
    ..There have been few studies of tailored interventions to promote colorectal cancer (CRC) screening...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Individuation, peers, and adolescent alcohol use: a latent growth analysis
    James H Bray
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:553-64. 2003
    ..The findings were similar across ethnic groups. Implications for development of prevention and intervention programs are discussed...
  11. pmc Is the accuracy of self-reported colorectal cancer screening associated with social desirability?
    Sally W Vernon
    University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2560, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:61-5. 2012
    ..We examined whether the tendency to give socially desirable responses was associated with concordance between self-reported colorectal cancer (CRC) screening behaviors and medical records...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional comparison of electronic and paper medical records on medication counseling in primary care clinics: a Southern Primary-Care Urban Research Network (SPUR-Net) study
    Grace M Kuo
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:164-73. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Pathways to adolescent alcohol use: family environment, peer influence, and parental expectations
    Susan G Nash
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:19-28. 2005
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  14. pmc What would make getting colorectal cancer screening easier? Perspectives from screeners and nonscreeners
    Gilda G Medina
    School of Public Health, The University of Texas Houston, 1200 Herman Pressler, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gastroenterol Res Pract 2012:895807. 2012
    ..Conclusion. Multilevel strategies that address scheduling barriers and external screening barriers may improve CRCS. Future studies may test hypotheses about mediators explaining how screeners overcome barriers...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acculturation, substance use, and deviant behavior: examining separation and family conflict as mediators
    Amy McQueen
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    Child Dev 74:1737-50. 2003
    ..Additionally, English language use maintained a direct effect on marijuana use among females, whereas this relationship was mediated by separation for males...
  16. 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...