David B Buller
Affiliation: The Cooper Institute
- Understanding factors that influence smoking uptakeD B Buller
The Cooper Institute, 14023 Denver West Parkway, Suite 100, Golden, Denver, CO 80401, USA
Tob Control 12:IV16-25. 2003..To explore relationships between patterns of smoking uptake and social context and attitudinal variables...
- The prevalence and predictors of helmet use by skiers and snowboarders at ski areas in western North America in 2001David B Buller
The Cooper Institute, 14023 Denver West Parkway, Suite 100, Golden, CO 80401, USA
J Trauma 55:939-45. 2003..Helmets may protect the heads of skiers and snowboarders. The prevalence of helmet use by these groups was estimated...
- Randomized trial testing a worksite sun protection program in an outdoor recreation industryDavid B Buller
Klein Buendel, Inc, Golden, Colorado 80401, USA
Health Educ Behav 32:514-35. 2005..Program awareness per se was not predictive (p > .05) of reduced sunburning in a mediational analysis. Analyses of nonrespondents, including intent-to-treat analyses, further supported the success of GSS...
- Sun protection policies and environmental features in US elementary schoolsDavid B Buller
Center for Health Communication, AMC Cancer Research Center, 1600 Pierce St, Denver, CO 80214, USA
Arch Dermatol 138:771-4. 2002..To assess current sun protection policies and the receptiveness to new policies at elementary schools in the United States...
- Randomized trial evaluating computer-based sun safety education for children in elementary schoolMARY K BULLER
Klein Buendel, Inc, Golden, CO 80401, USA mbuller kleinbuendel com
J Cancer Educ 23:74-9. 2008..Interactive multimedia programs derived from the Sunny Days, Healthy Ways (SDHW) sun safety curriculum were evaluated with children aged 5-13...
- Increasing sun protection in winter outdoor recreation a theory-based health communication programBarbara J Walkosz
University of Colorado, Denver Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80217, USA
Am J Prev Med 34:502-9. 2008..Unprotected and excessive exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is the primary risk factor for skin cancer...
- Testing the risk compensation hypothesis for safety helmets in alpine skiing and snowboardingMichael D Scott
California State University, Communication Arts and Sciences, Chico, California, USA
Inj Prev 13:173-7. 2007..The prevalence of helmet use by alpine skiers and snowboarders was estimated and self-reports on risk taking were assessed to test for potential risk compensation when using helmets in these sports...
- Predictors of government officials' support for youth tobacco control policiesPeter A Andersen
School of Communication, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:621-9. 2007..Recommendations for theory and citizen action are provided...
- Randomized trials on consider this, a tailored, internet-delivered smoking prevention program for adolescentsDavid B Buller
The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton South, Victoria, Australia
Health Educ Behav 35:260-81. 2008..Implementation remains the major challenge to delivering interventions via the Internet, both for health educators and researchers...
- The effect of endorsement by local opinion leaders and testimonials from teachers on the dissemination of a web-based smoking prevention programDavid B Buller
Klein Buendel, Inc, 1667 Denver West Parkway, Suite 225, Golden, CO 80401, USA
Health Educ Res 22:609-18. 2007..047). Testimonials may be effective at increasing teachers' exposure to the promotional materials but recommendations from opinion leaders appear to convince some teachers to visit and assign students to use it...
- The development and validation of a coding protocol to measure change in tobacco-control newspaper coverageDonald W Helme
Wake Forest University, Department of Communication, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7347, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:103-9. 2006..Given its simplicity, the protocol could also prove valuable for anti-tobacco advocacy groups who wish to track the changes in public and media opinions...
- Web-based technical assistance and training to promote community tobacco control policy changeWalter F Young
Klein Buendel, Inc, in Golden, Colorado, USA
Health Promot Pract 7:78-85. 2006..Persistent marketing, updating of Web site content, and institutionalizing it as a principal source of information and training were key to use by community coalition members...
- Attributes of interactive online health information systemsJoseph B Walther
Department of Communication, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
J Med Internet Res 7:e33. 2005..The effects of a subset of these attributes are connected to learning, social influence, and coping, as illustrated in evaluations of an interactive smoking prevention site and a cancer advice/support discussion system...
- Recruitment of Hispanic women to the Women's Health Initiative. the case of Embajadoras in ArizonaLinda K Larkey
Women s Cancer Prevention Office, Arizona Cancer Center, University of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
Control Clin Trials 23:289-98. 2002..Other potential influences on enrollment or referral success could not be determined due to the small sample size. Further study is needed to examine the best methods to encourage enrollment for women referred to the study...
- Concurrent psychosocial predictors of sun safety among middle school youthValentina A Andreeva
Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1000 S Fremont Ave, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
J Sch Health 78:374-81; quiz 408-10. 2008..This study tested psychosocial influences on youth's sun safety and assessed their strength within and across gender and ethnicity in a sample of 1782 middle school students...