Mark B Dignan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Successful implementation of genetic Education for Native Americans workshops at national conferences
    Mark B Dignan
    University of Kentucky Prevention Research Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40504 3381, USA
    Genetics 169:517-21. 2005
  2. pmc A comparison of two Native American Navigator formats: face-to-face and telephone
    Mark B Dignan
    University of Kentucky Prevention Research Center, Lexington, KY 40504 3381, USA
    Cancer Control 12:28-33. 2005
  3. pmc Appalachian women's perceptions of their community's health threats
    Nancy E Schoenberg
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
    J Rural Health 24:75-83. 2008
  4. pmc Faith Moves Mountains: an Appalachian cervical cancer prevention program
    Nancy E Schoenberg
    College of Medicine Office Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:627-38. 2009
  5. pmc How do rural health care providers and patients view barriers to colorectal cancer screening? Insights from appalachian kentucky
    Jennifer Hatcher
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 46:181-92, vi. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Respiratory symptom reporting error in occupational surveillance of older farmers
    Nancy E Johnson
    College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:472-9. 2009
  7. pmc Predictors of cervical cancer screening for rarely or never screened rural Appalachian women
    Jennifer Hatcher
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:176-93. 2011
  8. pmc Factors influencing adherence to guidelines for screening mammography among women aged 40 years and older
    Saleh M M Rahman
    Department of Public and Allied Health, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:477-84. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned while developing "Clinical Trials Education for Native Americans" curriculum
    Linda Burhansstipanov
    Native American Cancer Research Corporation, Pine, CO 80470 7830, USA
    Cancer Control 10:29-36. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Disparities in adherence to recommended followup on screening mammography: interaction of sociodemographic factors
    Jadwiga Jodi Strzelczyk
    Department of Radiology, University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Denver 80262, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:77-86. 2002

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Successful implementation of genetic Education for Native Americans workshops at national conferences
    Mark B Dignan
    University of Kentucky Prevention Research Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40504 3381, USA
    Genetics 169:517-21. 2005
    ..This article describes the evaluation findings from our implementation of both formats of the GENA curriculum...
  2. pmc A comparison of two Native American Navigator formats: face-to-face and telephone
    Mark B Dignan
    University of Kentucky Prevention Research Center, Lexington, KY 40504 3381, USA
    Cancer Control 12:28-33. 2005
    ..There was no difference in change from pretest to posttest between the telephone and face-to-face groups. Navigators can be effective in increasing adherence to recommendations for screening mammography among urban American Indian women...
  3. pmc Appalachian women's perceptions of their community's health threats
    Nancy E Schoenberg
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
    J Rural Health 24:75-83. 2008
    ..Decades of behavioral research suggest that awareness of health threats is a necessary precursor to engage in health promotion and disease prevention, findings that can be extended to the community level...
  4. pmc Faith Moves Mountains: an Appalachian cervical cancer prevention program
    Nancy E Schoenberg
    College of Medicine Office Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
    Am J Health Behav 33:627-38. 2009
    ..To provide a conceptual description of Faith Moves Mountains (FMM), an intervention designed to reduce the disproportionate burden of cervical cancer among Appalachian women...
  5. pmc How do rural health care providers and patients view barriers to colorectal cancer screening? Insights from appalachian kentucky
    Jennifer Hatcher
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 46:181-92, vi. 2011
    ..This article compares and contrasts those perceptions and provides suggestions for culturally competent practice and culturally relevant research to improve CRC screening in this vulnerable population...
  6. doi request reprint Respiratory symptom reporting error in occupational surveillance of older farmers
    Nancy E Johnson
    College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:472-9. 2009
    ..Agricultural health studies often use respiratory symptom report as a surrogate measure of disease and exposure; little data exists on the accuracy of symptom report in a work-motivated population...
  7. pmc Predictors of cervical cancer screening for rarely or never screened rural Appalachian women
    Jennifer Hatcher
    College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:176-93. 2011
    ..This study compares Appalachian women whose last screening was more than one year ago but less than five years ago with those not screened for the previous five years or more...
  8. pmc Factors influencing adherence to guidelines for screening mammography among women aged 40 years and older
    Saleh M M Rahman
    Department of Public and Allied Health, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:477-84. 2003
    ..To explore patterns of adherence to guidelines for screening mammography among participants in the Colorado Mammography Project (CMAP) surveillance database...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned while developing "Clinical Trials Education for Native Americans" curriculum
    Linda Burhansstipanov
    Native American Cancer Research Corporation, Pine, CO 80470 7830, USA
    Cancer Control 10:29-36. 2003
    ..The lessons shared here, which may need to be modified to be culturally relevant to other underrepresented communities, may be beneficial to others developing similar curricula for other medically underserved populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Disparities in adherence to recommended followup on screening mammography: interaction of sociodemographic factors
    Jadwiga Jodi Strzelczyk
    Department of Radiology, University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Denver 80262, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:77-86. 2002
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  11. pmc Increasing sun protection in winter outdoor recreation a theory-based health communication program
    Barbara 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...
  12. pmc Testing the risk compensation hypothesis for safety helmets in alpine skiing and snowboarding
    Michael 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with imaging and procedural events used to detect breast cancer after screening mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:385-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the type and frequency of diagnostic evaluations after screening mammography and to summarize their association with the likelihood of biopsy and subsequent breast cancer diagnosis...
  14. pmc Images of Appalachia
    Eugene J Lengerich
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A112. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Addressing disparities through coalition building: Alabama REACH 2010 lessons learned
    Theresa Ann Wynn
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:55-77. 2006
    ..Lessons learned from the ABCCCC can provide others with an in-depth exploration of the processes involved in coalition formation and maintenance...
  16. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial testing a worksite sun protection program in an outdoor recreation industry
    David 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mammography surveillance following breast cancer
    Berta M Geller
    Office of Health Promotion Research, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 81:107-15. 2003
    ..To describe when women diagnosed with breast cancer return for their first mammography, and to identify factors predictive of women returning for mammographic surveillance...
  18. ncbi request reprint Use of the American College of Radiology BI-RADS to report on the mammographic evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease
    Berta M Geller
    Dept of Health Promotion Research, Univ of Vermont, 1 S Prospect St, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Radiology 222:536-42. 2002
    ..To examine whether mammographic assessments and recommendations are linked as expected, based on the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS), for the evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Concordance of breast imaging reporting and data system assessments and management recommendations in screening mammography
    Stephen H Taplin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 222:529-35. 2002
    ..To examine how frequently Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) mammographic screening assessments were associated with expected clinical management recommendations...