M P Couper

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of early-, late-, and non-participants in a school-based asthma management program for urban high school students
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Trials 12:141. 2011
  2. pmc Engagement and retention: measuring breadth and depth of participant use of an online intervention
    Mick P Couper
    University of Michigan, Survey Research Center, Ann Arbor, 48106, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e52. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Use of the Internet and ratings of information sources for medical decisions: results from the DECISIONS survey
    Mick P Couper
    Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:106S-114S. 2010
  4. pmc The role of numeracy in informed consent for surveys
    Mick P Couper
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 4:17-26. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Web survey design and administration
    M P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 426 Thompson Street, Room 315, Campus P O Box 1248, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    Public Opin Q 65:230-53. 2001
  6. pmc Following up nonrespondents to an online weight management intervention: randomized trial comparing mail versus telephone
    Mick P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e16. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Issues of representation in eHealth research (with a focus on web surveys)
    Mick P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:S83-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Foreigners traveling to the U.S. for transplantation may adversely affect organ donation: a national survey
    M L Volk
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:1468-72. 2010
  9. pmc Interviewer effects in public health surveys
    R E Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Res 25:14-26. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Mode effects for collecting alcohol and other drug use data: Web and U.S. mail
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    University of Michigan Substance Abuse Research Center, 47S Market Place, Suite D, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108 1649, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:755-61. 2002

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Comparison of early-, late-, and non-participants in a school-based asthma management program for urban high school students
    Christine L M Joseph
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Trials 12:141. 2011
    ..In this paper, we describe characteristics by participant status of urban teens eligible to participate in a RCT of a school-based, web-based asthma management program...
  2. pmc Engagement and retention: measuring breadth and depth of participant use of an online intervention
    Mick P Couper
    University of Michigan, Survey Research Center, Ann Arbor, 48106, USA
    J Med Internet Res 12:e52. 2010
    ..The Internet provides us with tools (user metrics or paradata) to evaluate how users interact with online interventions. Analysis of these paradata can lead to design improvements...
  3. doi request reprint Use of the Internet and ratings of information sources for medical decisions: results from the DECISIONS survey
    Mick P Couper
    Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:106S-114S. 2010
    ..The rise in Internet use for seeking health information raises questions about the role the Internet may play in how patients make medical decisions...
  4. pmc The role of numeracy in informed consent for surveys
    Mick P Couper
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 4:17-26. 2009
    ..Results suggest that less numerate persons are less sensitive to extreme differences in the disclosure risk described in the hypothetical vignettes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Web survey design and administration
    M P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 426 Thompson Street, Room 315, Campus P O Box 1248, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    Public Opin Q 65:230-53. 2001
    ..This article discusses the overall implementation and outcome of the survey, and it describes the results of the imbedded design experiments...
  6. pmc Following up nonrespondents to an online weight management intervention: randomized trial comparing mail versus telephone
    Mick P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e16. 2007
    ..Attrition, or dropout, is a problem faced by many online health interventions, potentially threatening the inferential value of online randomized controlled trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Issues of representation in eHealth research (with a focus on web surveys)
    Mick P Couper
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:S83-9. 2007
    ..Various methods of sample selection, and their strengths and weaknesses are reviewed, and the threats to valid inference are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Foreigners traveling to the U.S. for transplantation may adversely affect organ donation: a national survey
    M L Volk
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:1468-72. 2010
    ..In conclusion, deceased-donor transplantation of foreigners is opposed by many Americans. Media coverage of this practice has the potential to adversely affect organ donation...
  9. pmc Interviewer effects in public health surveys
    R E Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Educ Res 25:14-26. 2010
    ..The findings of such research would provide much-needed guidance to public health professionals on whether or not to match interviewers and respondents on key sociodemographic characteristics...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mode effects for collecting alcohol and other drug use data: Web and U.S. mail
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    University of Michigan Substance Abuse Research Center, 47S Market Place, Suite D, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108 1649, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:755-61. 2002
    ..The present study examined mode effects for collecting alcohol and other drug use data using a Web-based survey mode and a U.S. mail-based survey mode for comparison...
  11. ncbi request reprint Internet-based intervention to promote organ donor registry participation and family notification
    Robert M Merion
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Transplantation 75:1175-9. 2003
    ..We studied the effects of an Internet-based multimedia intervention (www.journey.transweb.org) on donor registry participation and family notification...
  12. doi request reprint Deficits and variations in patients' experience with making 9 common medical decisions: the DECISIONS survey
    Brian J Zikmund-Fisher
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Clinical Management Research, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:85S-95S. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint Patients' knowledge about 9 common health conditions: the DECISIONS survey
    Angela Fagerlin
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:35S-52S. 2010
    ..To make informed decisions, patients must have adequate knowledge of key decision-relevant facts...
  14. pmc Communicating disclosure risk in informed consent statements
    Eleanor Singer
    Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 5:1-8. 2010
    ..We explore some implications of these findings for researchers seeking to provide adequate information to potential survey respondents without alarming them unnecessarily...
  15. doi request reprint The DECISIONS study: a nationwide survey of United States adults regarding 9 common medical decisions
    Brian J Zikmund-Fisher
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:20S-34S. 2010
    ..Yet no study has specifically examined how and when a representative sample of patients considered, discussed, and made medical decisions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of physical measurement consent in a population-based survey of older adults
    Joseph W Sakshaug
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1248, USA
    Med Care 48:64-71. 2010
    ..Collecting physical measurements in population-based health surveys has increased in recent years, yet little is known about the characteristics of those who consent to these measurements...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Web and mail surveys for studying secondary consequences associated with substance use: evidence for minimal mode effects
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    Substance Abuse Research Center, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48105 2194, USA
    Addict Behav 31:162-8. 2006
    ..The present study examined the impact of using a Web survey vs. a more traditional mail survey on the reporting of secondary consequences associated with substance use by undergraduate students...
  18. ncbi request reprint Educational web-based intervention for high school students to increase knowledge and promote positive attitudes toward organ donation
    Amiram D Vinokur
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106 1248, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:773-86. 2006
    ..The increase in knowledge and in prodonation attitude increased the likelihood of contacting the registry. The potential for this and similar other Web interventions to enhance students' health education is discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Demographic and clinical characteristics predictive of asthma diary use among women
    Melissa A Valerio
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Asthma 45:357-61. 2008
    ..Our objective was to identify demographic and clinical characteristics predictive of diary use by women with asthma as women patients predominate in asthma among adults and have higher rates of associated asthma management problems...
  20. doi request reprint Attitudes of the American public toward organ donation after uncontrolled (sudden) cardiac death
    M L Volk
    Department of Medicine, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:675-80. 2010
    ..02), but did not increase belief that a signed donor card would interfere with medical care (28% vs. 32%, p = 0.37). These findings provide support for the careful expansion of uDCD, albeit with formal consent prior to organ preservation...
  21. pmc Effect of incentives and mailing features on online health program enrollment
    Gwen L Alexander
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Hospital and Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:382-8. 2008
    ..This study examined the effects of combinations of monetary incentives and mailing characteristics on enrollment, retention, and cost effectiveness for an online health program...
  22. ncbi request reprint Complementing random-digit-dial telephone surveys with other approaches to collecting sensitive data
    Mirta Galesic
    Joint Program in Survey Methodology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:437-43. 2006
    ..The feasibility of several mixed mode designs is discussed; none of them stands out as clearly the right choice for surveys on sensitive issues, which implies increased need for methodologic research...
  23. pmc Reach, engagement, and retention in an Internet-based weight loss program in a multi-site randomized controlled trial
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    J Med Internet Res 9:e11. 2007
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