NANCY HARRINGTON

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Jump start: a targeted substance abuse prevention program
    N G Harrington
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Behav 24:568-86. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the All Stars character education and problem behavior prevention program: effects on mediator and outcome variables for middle school students
    N G Harrington
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Behav 28:533-46. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of communication skills training on pediatricians' and parents' communication during "sick child" visits
    Nancy Grant Harrington
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Commun 21:105-14. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient accounts for noncompliance with diabetes self-care regimens and physician compliance-gaining response
    Donald W Helme
    Department of Communication, Wake Forest University, P O Box 7347, Reynolda Station, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7347, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 55:281-92. 2004

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Jump start: a targeted substance abuse prevention program
    N G Harrington
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Behav 24:568-86. 1997
    ..These results suggest that sensation seeking is a useful message design and audience-targeting variable for substance abuse prevention program design. Implications and recommendations for future research are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the All Stars character education and problem behavior prevention program: effects on mediator and outcome variables for middle school students
    N G Harrington
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Behav 28:533-46. 2001
    ..However, no consistent effects were found for student problem behaviors in either condition. Implications for prevention practice and directions for future research are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of communication skills training on pediatricians' and parents' communication during "sick child" visits
    Nancy Grant Harrington
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Commun 21:105-14. 2007
    ..9, p = .03. The results of this study are considered promising, with effects shown for various important elements of physician-parent communication. Implications of results and directions for future research are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient accounts for noncompliance with diabetes self-care regimens and physician compliance-gaining response
    Donald W Helme
    Department of Communication, Wake Forest University, P O Box 7347, Reynolda Station, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7347, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 55:281-92. 2004
    ..Results also show that justifications were most likely to elicit neutral- (52%) or positive-regard (43%) strategies. Implications for physician practice and future research are discussed...

Research Grants3

  1. PERSUASIVE STRATEGIES FOR EFFECTIVE ANTI-DRUG MESSAGES
    NANCY HARRINGTON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The third experiment will follow the same procedures used in the first with 240 middle school students, except that adapted messages will be viewed at school sites and adapted measures will be used. ..