Affiliation: University of Memphis
- Perceived familiarity with and importance of family health history among a medically underserved populationSato Ashida
Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Memphis School of Public Health, 201 Robison Hall, Memphis, TN, 38152, USA
J Community Genet 3:285-95. 2012....
- Social influence and motivation to change health behaviors among Mexican-origin adults: implications for diet and physical activitySato Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Am J Health Promot 26:176-9. 2012..To evaluate whether influence from social network members is associated with motivation to change dietary and physical activity behaviors...
- Age differences in genetic knowledge, health literacy and causal beliefs for health conditionsS Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
Public Health Genomics 14:307-16. 2011..This study examined the levels of genetic knowledge, health literacy and beliefs about causation of health conditions among individuals in different age groups...
- The importance of older family members in providing social resources and promoting cancer screening in families with a hereditary cancer syndromeSato Ashida
School of Public Health, University of Memphis, 224 Browning Hall, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
Gerontologist 51:833-42. 2011..This study evaluates the role of older family members as providers of social resources within familial network systems affected by an inherited cancer susceptibility syndrome. ..
- Using protection motivation theory and formative research to guide an injury prevention intervention: increasing adherence to the North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural TasksSato Ashida
University of Memphis, School of Public Health Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 224 Browning Hall, 3820 DeSoto Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
Health Promot Pract 12:396-405. 2011..Conducting theory-guided formative research identified motivational barriers and strategies for overcoming these barriers that might not have been otherwise apparent...
- Willingness of Mexican-American adults to share family health history with healthcare providersLaura M Koehly
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute NIH, 31 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Am J Prev Med 40:633-6. 2011..Collecting family health history (FHH) information to share with healthcare providers is an important aspect of health-risk assessment...
- Motivation for health screening: evaluation of social influence among Mexican-American adultsSato Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Am J Prev Med 38:396-402. 2010..Americans of Mexican origin are at high risk for developing cardiovascular disease...
- The role of disease perceptions and results sharing in psychological adaptation after genetic susceptibility testing: the REVEAL StudySato Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 2073, USA
Eur J Hum Genet 18:1296-301. 2010..Enhancing discussion with regard to risks and concerns about AD during pretesting counseling and obtaining support through sharing the results after testing may help facilitate test recipients' long-term psychological adaptation...
- Differential associations of social support and social connectedness with structural features of social networks and the health status of older adultsSato Ashida
The Ohio State University, and Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, 31 Center Dr 31 B 1 B37C, Bethesda, MD 20802
J Aging Health 20:872-93. 2008..This study explores the extent to which the constructs of social support and social connectedness differ in terms of their associations with the structural characteristics of social networks and the health status of older adults...
- Generation after generation: exploring the psychological impact of providing genetic services through a cascading approachDonald W Hadley
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2073, USA
Genet Med 12:808-15. 2010..This study examines whether previous family experiences with genetic services influences levels of psychological well-being of family members receiving services later...
- Changes in female support network systems and adaptation after breast cancer diagnosis: differences between older and younger patientsSato Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, 31 Center Drive, B1B37C, Bethesda, MD 20892 2073, USA
Gerontologist 49:549-59. 2009..This study evaluates the changes in social networks of older and younger breast cancer patients over a 6-month period following their first diagnosis and how such modifications are associated with changes in the patients' mood state...
- Disclosing the disclosure: factors associated with communicating the results of genetic susceptibility testing for Alzheimer's diseaseSato Ashida
Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2073, USA
J Health Commun 14:768-84. 2009..65). Beliefs about AD risks and causes, genetic testing, and development of treatments partly may determine the interpersonal communication patterns of genetic susceptibility test results...