Robert P Hawkins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Understanding tailoring in communicating about health
    Robert P Hawkins
    Center for Health Systems Research nalysis, University of Wisconsin, 1513 University Avenue, 3107e Mechanical Engineering Building, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:454-66. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint How women with breast cancer learn using interactive cancer communication systems
    Bret R Shaw
    Center of Excellence in Cancer Communications Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Health Educ Res 22:108-19. 2007
  3. pmc Mediating processes of two communication interventions for breast cancer patients
    Robert P Hawkins
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:S48-53. 2010
  4. pmc Communicating advanced cancer patients' symptoms via the Internet: a pooled analysis of two randomized trials examining caregiver preparedness, physical burden, and negative mood
    Ming Yuan Chih
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Palliat Med 27:533-43. 2013
  5. pmc Creating a bond between caregivers online: effect on caregivers' coping strategies
    Kang Namkoong
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Health Commun 17:125-40. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessing the unmet information, support and care delivery needs of men with prostate cancer
    Eric W Boberg
    Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1119 WARF, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 49:233-42. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Doctor-patient relationship as motivation and outcome: examining uses of an Interactive Cancer Communication System
    Bret R Shaw
    Center of Excellence in Cancer Communications Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1136 WARF Building, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Int J Med Inform 76:274-82. 2007
  8. pmc Communicating about self and others within an online support group for women with breast cancer and subsequent outcomes
    Bret R Shaw
    University of Wisconsin Madison and Center for Excellence in Cancer Communication Research, Department of Life Sciences Communication, USA
    J Health Psychol 13:930-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint CHESS: 10 years of research and development in consumer health informatics for broad populations, including the underserved
    David H Gustafson
    Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Int J Med Inform 65:169-77. 2002
  10. pmc Psychometric evaluation of the Health Information Orientation Scale: a brief measure for assessing health information engagement and apprehension
    Lori L DuBenske
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Health Psychol 14:721-30. 2009

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Understanding tailoring in communicating about health
    Robert P Hawkins
    Center for Health Systems Research nalysis, University of Wisconsin, 1513 University Avenue, 3107e Mechanical Engineering Building, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    Health Educ Res 23:454-66. 2008
    ..The paper illustrates how this framework can be systematically applied in generating research questions and identifying appropriate study designs for tailoring research...
  2. ncbi request reprint How women with breast cancer learn using interactive cancer communication systems
    Bret R Shaw
    Center of Excellence in Cancer Communications Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Health Educ Res 22:108-19. 2007
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  3. pmc Mediating processes of two communication interventions for breast cancer patients
    Robert P Hawkins
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:S48-53. 2010
    ..Test whether three mediating processes of Self-Determination Theory are involved in intervention effects on quality of life for breast cancer patients...
  4. pmc Communicating advanced cancer patients' symptoms via the Internet: a pooled analysis of two randomized trials examining caregiver preparedness, physical burden, and negative mood
    Ming Yuan Chih
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Palliat Med 27:533-43. 2013
    ..Using available communication technologies, clinicians may offer timely support to family caregivers in managing symptoms in patients with advanced cancer at home...
  5. pmc Creating a bond between caregivers online: effect on caregivers' coping strategies
    Kang Namkoong
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Health Commun 17:125-40. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that perceived bonding has positive effects on caregivers' appraisal and problem-focused coping strategies, and it mediates the effect of ICCS on the coping strategies 6 months after the intervention has begun...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessing the unmet information, support and care delivery needs of men with prostate cancer
    Eric W Boberg
    Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1119 WARF, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 49:233-42. 2003
    ..The greatest Unmet Needs for information were in knowledge of recurrence issues and in side effects of the illness and its treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Doctor-patient relationship as motivation and outcome: examining uses of an Interactive Cancer Communication System
    Bret R Shaw
    Center of Excellence in Cancer Communications Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1136 WARF Building, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Int J Med Inform 76:274-82. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Communicating about self and others within an online support group for women with breast cancer and subsequent outcomes
    Bret R Shaw
    University of Wisconsin Madison and Center for Excellence in Cancer Communication Research, Department of Life Sciences Communication, USA
    J Health Psychol 13:930-9. 2008
    ..Messages were analyzed using a program counting first person and relational pronouns. A positive relationship was found between use of first person pronouns and negative emotions...
  9. ncbi request reprint CHESS: 10 years of research and development in consumer health informatics for broad populations, including the underserved
    David H Gustafson
    Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Int J Med Inform 65:169-77. 2002
    ..The review places particular emphasis on what has been found with regard to the acceptance and use of such systems by high risk and underserved groups...
  10. pmc Psychometric evaluation of the Health Information Orientation Scale: a brief measure for assessing health information engagement and apprehension
    Lori L DuBenske
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Health Psychol 14:721-30. 2009
    ..Each factor demonstrated adequate reliability and construct validity, providing promising findings regarding Information Engagement and Information Apprehension, specific to a health context...
  11. doi request reprint Health information, credibility, homophily, and influence via the Internet: Web sites versus discussion groups
    Zuoming Wang
    Department of Communication Studies, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203 5268, USA
    Health Commun 23:358-68. 2008
    ..The more homophilous an online health information stimulus was perceived as being, the more likely people were to adopt the advice offered in that particular piece of information...
  12. ncbi request reprint A tale of two studies: the importance of setting, subjects and context in two randomized, controlled trials of a web-based decision support for perimenopausal and postmenopausal health decisions
    Barry G Saver
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict Building, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 66:211-22. 2007
    ..Web-based decision supports can be rapidly updated and have the potential to improve the quality of patients' decisions. We developed and tested a web-based decision support for peri- and postmenopausal health decisionmaking...
  13. ncbi request reprint Perceived helpfulness and impact of social support provided by family, friends, and health care providers to women newly diagnosed with breast cancer
    Neeraj K Arora
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Psychooncology 16:474-86. 2007
    ..In order to facilitate cancer patients' adjustment to their illness, efforts need to be made to understand and address their support needs throughout the cancer experience...
  14. pmc Internet telehealth for pediatric asthma case management: integrating computerized and case manager features for tailoring a Web-based asthma education program
    Meg Wise
    Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin Madison in Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Health Promot Pract 8:282-91. 2007
    ..Implications for health education for chronic disease management are raised...
  15. pmc Attributes of interactive online health information systems
    Joseph B Walther
    Department of Communication, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e33. 2005
    ..The effects of a subset of these attributes are connected to learning, social influence, and coping, as illustrated in evaluations of an interactive smoking prevention site and a cancer advice/support discussion system...
  16. ncbi request reprint Barriers to information access, perceived health competence, and psychosocial health outcomes: test of a mediation model in a breast cancer sample
    Neeraj K Arora
    Outcomes Research Branch, ARP, DCCPS, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Blvd, MSC 7344, EPN Room 4005, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA aroran 2mail nih gov
    Patient Educ Couns 47:37-46. 2002
    ..Our findings underscore the need for designing and implementing interventions that would aid providers in better meeting the information needs of their patients...

Research Grants4

  1. Human and Computer Mentors for Prostate Cancer Patients
    Robert Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Additional process analyses will distinguish the selectively-variable nature of CHESS and Mentor content and immediate outcomes such as knowledge of one's condition, information overload, etc. ..
  2. Human and Computer Mentors for Prostate Cancer Patients
    Robert Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Additional process analyses will distinguish the selectively-variable nature of CHESS and Mentor content and immediate outcomes such as knowledge of one's condition, information overload, etc. ..