Annie Laurie McRee

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Carolina HPV immunization attitudes and beliefs scale (CHIAS): scale development and associations with intentions to vaccinate
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:234-9. 2010
  2. pmc Parents' Internet use for information about HPV vaccine
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 325 Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Vaccine 30:3757-62. 2012
  3. pmc Human papillomavirus vaccine discussions: an opportunity for mothers to talk with their daughters about sexual health
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:394-401. 2012
  4. pmc Mother-daughter communication about HPV vaccine
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:314-7. 2011
  5. pmc Does framing human papillomavirus vaccine as preventing cancer in men increase vaccine acceptability?
    Annie Laurie McRee
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1937-44. 2010
  6. pmc Reproductive health of young adults with physical disabilities in the U.S
    Annie Laurie McRee
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Maternal and Child Health, 401 Rosenau Hall, CB 7445, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 51:502-4. 2010
  7. pmc Do correlates of HPV vaccine initiation differ between adolescent boys and girls?
    Melissa B Gilkey
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Vaccine 30:5928-34. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Statewide HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:549-56. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Acceptability of HPV vaccine among a national sample of gay and bisexual men
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:197-203. 2010
  10. pmc Longitudinal predictors of human papillomavirus vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in a high-risk geographic area
    Noel T Brewer
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:197-204. 2011

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint The Carolina HPV immunization attitudes and beliefs scale (CHIAS): scale development and associations with intentions to vaccinate
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:234-9. 2010
    ..No standardized instruments, to our knowledge, exist to assess attitudes and beliefs about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination...
  2. pmc Parents' Internet use for information about HPV vaccine
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 325 Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Vaccine 30:3757-62. 2012
    ..We sought to examine associations between parents' Internet information-seeking and their knowledge, attitudes and beliefs about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine...
  3. pmc Human papillomavirus vaccine discussions: an opportunity for mothers to talk with their daughters about sexual health
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:394-401. 2012
    ..We sought to characterize mothers' communication with their daughters about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and the potential for these discussions to provide an opportunity for talking about sexual health...
  4. pmc Mother-daughter communication about HPV vaccine
    Annie Laurie McRee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Adolesc Health 48:314-7. 2011
    ..We sought to characterize mothers' communication with their adolescent daughters about HPV vaccine...
  5. pmc Does framing human papillomavirus vaccine as preventing cancer in men increase vaccine acceptability?
    Annie Laurie McRee
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1937-44. 2010
    ..We conducted an experiment to see whether framing HPV vaccination as also preventing cancer in men would increase men's vaccination willingness...
  6. pmc Reproductive health of young adults with physical disabilities in the U.S
    Annie Laurie McRee
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Maternal and Child Health, 401 Rosenau Hall, CB 7445, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 51:502-4. 2010
    ..However, other indicators of reproductive health have been largely ignored. We aimed to compare the reproductive health of young adults in the U.S. with and without physical disabilities in a nationally-representative sample...
  7. pmc Do correlates of HPV vaccine initiation differ between adolescent boys and girls?
    Melissa B Gilkey
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Vaccine 30:5928-34. 2012
    ..Guidelines now recommend that adolescents routinely receive human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Because little is known about uptake among boys, we assessed HPV vaccine initiation in a population-based sample of adolescent boys and girls...
  8. doi request reprint Statewide HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent females in North Carolina
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:549-56. 2010
    ..We estimated the statewide level of HPV vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in North Carolina and identified correlates of vaccine initiation...
  9. doi request reprint Acceptability of HPV vaccine among a national sample of gay and bisexual men
    Paul L Reiter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:197-203. 2010
    ..Due to higher rates of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and anal cancer among gay and bisexual men, we aimed to characterize their willingness to get HPV vaccine and identify correlates of vaccine acceptability...
  10. pmc Longitudinal predictors of human papillomavirus vaccine initiation among adolescent girls in a high-risk geographic area
    Noel T Brewer
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:197-204. 2011
    ..Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake is low among adolescent girls in the United States. We sought to identify longitudinal predictors of HPV vaccine initiation in populations at elevated risk for cervical cancer...
  11. pmc Adolescent males' awareness of and willingness to try electronic cigarettes
    Jessica K Pepper
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:144-50. 2013
    ..We sought to understand awareness of and willingness to try e-cigarettes among adolescent males, a group that is at risk for smoking initiation and may use e-cigarettes as a "gateway" to smoking...
  12. doi request reprint Mothers' support for voluntary provision of HPV vaccine in schools
    Jessica A Kadis
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, 325 Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Vaccine 29:2542-7. 2011
    ..Ensuring communication of immunization records with doctors and allowing parents to be present during immunization may increase parental support...
  13. doi request reprint Men's beliefs about HPV-related disease
    Noel T Brewer
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 325 Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    J Behav Med 33:274-81. 2010
    ..Many men were unaware that HPV infection can cause genital warts, oral cancer, and anal cancer...
  14. doi request reprint How much will it hurt? HPV vaccine side effects and influence on completion of the three-dose regimen
    Paul L Reiter
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, United States
    Vaccine 27:6840-4. 2009
    ..These findings may be important to increase HPV vaccination coverage...
  15. pmc Forgone vaccination during childhood and adolescence: findings of a statewide survey of parents
    Melissa B Gilkey
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Prev Med 56:202-6. 2013
    ..Widespread immunization confers both individual- and community-level protection against vaccine-preventable diseases. To better understand vaccine hesitancy, we assessed correlates of forgone vaccination for children and adolescents...
  16. doi request reprint Parents' health beliefs and HPV vaccination of their adolescent daughters
    Paul L Reiter
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Soc Sci Med 69:475-80. 2009
    ..These potentially modifiable beliefs offer well-defined targets for future interventions designed to increase HPV vaccine coverage. However, the beliefs' relative importance may differ between racial groups and regions...
  17. doi request reprint Partnerships between parents and health care professionals to improve adolescent health
    Carol A Ford
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:53-7. 2011
    ..Research on partnerships between parents and health care professionals (HCPs) to improve adolescent health is limited. In this study, we have developed an empirically derived framework to guide research in this particular area...
  18. pmc Unwanted sex among young adults in the United States: the role of physical disability and cognitive performance
    Abigail A Haydon
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:3476-93. 2011
    ..20; 95% CI [1.03-1.41]). Further research on pathways underlying these associations is needed to inform prevention efforts...
  19. pmc Uptake of 2009 H1N1 vaccine among adolescent females
    Paul L Reiter
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Hum Vaccin 7:191-6. 2011
    ..To better understand the lower than expected vaccine uptake, we aimed to characterize correlates of 2009 H1N1 vaccination among adolescent females in the U.S. and examine accessibility of the vaccine to parents...
  20. pmc HPV vaccine for adolescent males: acceptability to parents post-vaccine licensure
    Paul L Reiter
    University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, 323D Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Vaccine 28:6292-7. 2010
    ..These findings are important to increasing acceptability to parents of HPV vaccine for their sons...
  21. pmc HPV vaccine and adolescent males
    Paul L Reiter
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, United States Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Vaccine 29:5595-602. 2011
    ..Vaccine acceptability was moderate among both parents and sons. Efforts to increase vaccine uptake among adolescent males should consider the important role of peer acceptance and anticipated regret...
  22. pmc Non-smoking male adolescents' reactions to cigarette warnings
    Jessica K Pepper
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65533. 2013
    ..We sought to examine whether warnings discouraged participants from wanting to smoke and altered perceived likelihood of harms among adolescent males and whether these warning effects varied by age...
  23. pmc Advertisements promoting human papillomavirus vaccine for adolescent boys: does source matter?
    Jessica K Pepper
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, 325 Rosenau Hall, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 88:264-5. 2012
    ..This study sought to examine whether parents accurately recall the source (ie, sponsor) of advertisements promoting HPV vaccine and the impact of drug company advertisements...
  24. pmc Correlates of receiving recommended adolescent vaccines among adolescent females in North Carolina
    Paul L Reiter
    UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Hum Vaccin 7:67-73. 2011
    ..Analyses used ordinal and binary logistic regression...
  25. pmc How parents hear about human papillomavirus vaccine: implications for uptake
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3365, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:305-8. 2010
    ..To examine correlates of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine awareness and information sources in a state requiring schools to inform parents about HPV vaccine...
  26. pmc Growing up with a chronic illness: social success, educational/vocational distress
    Gary R Maslow
    Cecil B Sheps Center for Health Services Research, Division of Health Affairs, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:206-12. 2011
    ..We compared adult educational, vocational, and social outcomes among young adults with and without childhood-onset chronic illness in a nationally representative U.S. sample...
  27. doi request reprint Parents and health care professionals working together to improve adolescent health: the perspectives of parents
    Carol A Ford
    School of Medicine, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7225, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:191-4. 2009
    ..In this pilot qualitative study we interviewed 17 mothers to explore their perceptions of the role of parents, HCPs, and parent-HCP partnerships in addressing adolescent health issues...