Nancy L Atkinson

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Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Self-medication with antibiotics for the treatment of menstrual symptoms in Southwest Nigeria: a cross-sectional study
    Amy R Sapkota
    Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, University of Maryland College Park, School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:610. 2010
  2. pmc Using the internet for health-related activities: findings from a national probability sample
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, Public Health Informatics Research Laboratory, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2611, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e4. 2009
  3. pmc Rural eHealth nutrition education for limited-income families: an iterative and user-centered design approach
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2611, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e21. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Benefits, barriers, and cues to action of yoga practice: a focus group approach
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:3-14. 2009
  5. pmc Using the Internet to search for cancer clinical trials: a comparative audit of clinical trial search tools
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:555-64. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the nutrition and physical activity education needs of low-income, rural mothers: can technology play a role?
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, Suite 2387 Valley Drive, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 32:245-67. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing a questionnaire to measure perceived attributes of eHealth innovations
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:612-21. 2007
  8. pmc User-centered research on breast cancer patient needs and preferences of an Internet-based clinical trial matching system
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e13. 2007
  9. pmc Assessing the impact of user-centered research on a clinical trial eHealth tool via counterbalanced research design
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:24-31. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Assets, challenges, and the potential of technology for nutrition education in rural communities
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:410-6. 2010

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Publications15

  1. pmc Self-medication with antibiotics for the treatment of menstrual symptoms in Southwest Nigeria: a cross-sectional study
    Amy R Sapkota
    Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, University of Maryland College Park, School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:610. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of self-medication with antibiotics for the treatment of menstrual symptoms among university women in Southwest Nigeria...
  2. pmc Using the internet for health-related activities: findings from a national probability sample
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, Public Health Informatics Research Laboratory, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2611, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e4. 2009
    ..However, little is known about the distribution and use of different kinds of eHealth tools across the population or within population subgroups...
  3. pmc Rural eHealth nutrition education for limited-income families: an iterative and user-centered design approach
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2611, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e21. 2009
    ..However, when people are able to get online, they may not find information designed for them and their needs, especially harder to reach populations. This results in a "content gap" for many users...
  4. ncbi request reprint Benefits, barriers, and cues to action of yoga practice: a focus group approach
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:3-14. 2009
    ..To explore perceived benefits, barriers, and cues to action of yoga practice among adults...
  5. pmc Using the Internet to search for cancer clinical trials: a comparative audit of clinical trial search tools
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:555-64. 2008
    ..Findings from this analysis can be used as a framework from which to systematically examine actual consumer experience with online clinical trial search tools...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the nutrition and physical activity education needs of low-income, rural mothers: can technology play a role?
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, Suite 2387 Valley Drive, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Community Health 32:245-67. 2007
    ..Those working in rural communities need to consider technology as a way to reach traditionally underserved populations like low-income mothers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing a questionnaire to measure perceived attributes of eHealth innovations
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:612-21. 2007
    ..To design a valid and reliable questionnaire to assess perceived attributes of technology-based health education innovations...
  8. pmc User-centered research on breast cancer patient needs and preferences of an Internet-based clinical trial matching system
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e13. 2007
    ..A prototype system was developed to leverage the capabilities of a personal health record system for the purpose of identifying clinical trials...
  9. pmc Assessing the impact of user-centered research on a clinical trial eHealth tool via counterbalanced research design
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:24-31. 2011
    ..org/, and confirm that the revised version addressed and reinforced patients' needs and expectations...
  10. doi request reprint Assets, challenges, and the potential of technology for nutrition education in rural communities
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:410-6. 2010
    ..To examine assets of and challenges to getting adequate nutrition and physical activity among low-income rural residents, and the potential for technology to provide health education...
  11. doi request reprint Development of the men's prostate awareness church training: church-based workshops for African American men
    DARLENE R SAUNDERS
    School of Public Health, Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Fam Community Health 36:224-35. 2013
    ..Implications are discussed for designing culturally relevant interventions to reduce prostate cancer disparities impacting African American men...
  12. pmc Primary care physicians' cancer screening recommendation practices and perceptions of cancer risk of Asian Americans
    Harry T Kwon
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:1999-2004. 2013
    ..Physicians are integral public health liaisons who can be both influential and resourceful toward educating Asian Americans about specific cancer awareness and screening information...
  13. ncbi request reprint The promise and challenge of eHealth interventions
    Nancy L Atkinson
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:494-503. 2002
    ..To discuss how health behavior researchers can use the Internet to study and intervene on health behavior...
  14. doi request reprint The development of a theory-based instrument to evaluate the effectiveness of continuing medical education
    Jing Tian
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Acad Med 85:1518-25. 2010
    ..The instrument's scales represented constructs from the theory of planned behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of evaluation in formal continuing medical education
    Jing Tian
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2611, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 27:16-27. 2007
    ..Standards for CME evaluation are needed to enable comparison among different studies and to detect factors influencing CME evaluation...