S M Noar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An interventionist's guide to AIDS behavioral theories
    S M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Care 19:392-402. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual assertiveness in heterosexually active men: a test of three samples
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0056, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:330-42. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A health educator's guide to theories of health behavior
    Seth M Noar
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Int Q Community Health Educ 24:75-92. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Applying health behavior theory to multiple behavior change: considerations and approaches
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, 248 Grehan Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Prev Med 46:275-80. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions to reduce HIV-related sexual risk behavior: review and synthesis of meta-analytic evidence
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, 248 Grehan Building, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:335-53. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of computer technology-based HIV prevention interventions: a meta-analysis
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, 248 GrehanBuilding, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS 23:107-15. 2009
  7. doi request reprint A 10-year systematic review of HIV/AIDS mass communication campaigns: Have we made progress?
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0042, USA
    J Health Commun 14:15-42. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Application of the attitude-social influence-efficacy model to condom use among African-American STD clinic patients: implications for tailored health communication
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, 248 Grehan Building, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1045-57. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Toward a new methodological paradigm for testing theories of health behavior and health behavior change
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 82:468-74. 2011
  10. pmc Using computer technology for HIV prevention among African-Americans: development of a tailored information program for safer sex (TIPSS)
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:393-406. 2011

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint An interventionist's guide to AIDS behavioral theories
    S M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Care 19:392-402. 2007
    ..The suggestions provided in the current article may help with such a choice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual assertiveness in heterosexually active men: a test of three samples
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0056, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:330-42. 2002
    ..Results suggest that SA is a meaningful construct for men and that increasing SA in men may result in subsequent increases in safer sexual behaviors...
  3. ncbi request reprint A health educator's guide to theories of health behavior
    Seth M Noar
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Int Q Community Health Educ 24:75-92. 2005
    ..The overriding goal is to provide guidance to researchers, health educators and other interventionists with regard to the important decision of which theory to use as a basis for one's health promotion efforts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Applying health behavior theory to multiple behavior change: considerations and approaches
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, 248 Grehan Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Prev Med 46:275-80. 2008
    ..There has been a dearth of theorizing in the area of multiple behavior change. The purpose of the current article was to examine how health behavior theory might be applied to the growing research terrain of multiple behavior change...
  5. ncbi request reprint Behavioral interventions to reduce HIV-related sexual risk behavior: review and synthesis of meta-analytic evidence
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, 248 Grehan Building, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:335-53. 2008
    ..Implications include achieving a broader understanding of intervention moderators as well as increasing effectiveness trials and translation/dissemination of efficacious interventions to those populations most at risk...
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of computer technology-based HIV prevention interventions: a meta-analysis
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, 248 GrehanBuilding, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS 23:107-15. 2009
    ..To conduct a meta-analysis of computer technology-based HIV prevention behavioral interventions aimed at increasing condom use among a variety of at-risk populations...
  7. doi request reprint A 10-year systematic review of HIV/AIDS mass communication campaigns: Have we made progress?
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0042, USA
    J Health Commun 14:15-42. 2009
    ..e., preexperimental) outcome evaluation designs. Implications of these results for improved design, implementation, and evaluation of HIV/AIDS campaign efforts are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Application of the attitude-social influence-efficacy model to condom use among African-American STD clinic patients: implications for tailored health communication
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, 248 Grehan Building, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1045-57. 2011
    ..g., condom self-efficacy, negotiation strategies). Results varied with regard to main and casual condom stage of change. Implications for developing tailored HIV prevention interventions with heterosexual African-Americans are discussed...
  9. doi request reprint Toward a new methodological paradigm for testing theories of health behavior and health behavior change
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 82:468-74. 2011
    ..Since such correlational research cannot demonstrate causality, a number of researchers have called for the increased use of experimental methods for theory testing...
  10. pmc Using computer technology for HIV prevention among African-Americans: development of a tailored information program for safer sex (TIPSS)
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Res 26:393-406. 2011
    ..Given the many advantages of computer-based interventions, including low-cost delivery once developed, they offer much promise for the future of HIV prevention among African-Americans and other at-risk groups...
  11. doi request reprint Computer technology-based interventions in HIV prevention: state of the evidence and future directions for research
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    AIDS Care 23:525-33. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Does tailoring matter? Meta-analytic review of tailored print health behavior change interventions
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:673-93. 2007
    ..Implications of these results are discussed and future directions for research on tailored health messages and interventions are offered...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health Behavior Theory and cumulative knowledge regarding health behaviors: are we moving in the right direction?
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Res 20:275-90. 2005
    ..It is argued that increased recognition of the similarity of health behavior constructs as well as increased empirical comparisons of theories are essential for true scientific progress in this line of inquiry...
  14. ncbi request reprint Why communication is crucial: meta-analysis of the relationship between safer sexual communication and condom use
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0042, USA
    J Health Commun 11:365-90. 2006
    ..Implications for the future study of safer sexual communication as well as the importance of emphasizing communication skills in HIV preventive interventions are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Condom use measurement in 56 studies of sexual risk behavior: review and recommendations
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0042, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:327-45. 2006
    ..Specific recommendations are summarized and presented in a way that may be helpful in guiding the development of future measures of self-reported condom use...
  16. ncbi request reprint In pursuit of cumulative knowledge in health communication: the role of meta-analysis
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, 40506 0042, USA
    Health Commun 20:169-75. 2006
    ..It appears that meta-analysis has only recently been applied to the health communication field in a substantive way, and that its potential for moving the field forward has thus only begun to be realized...
  17. ncbi request reprint A 10-year retrospective of research in health mass media campaigns: where do we go from here?
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, 40506, USA
    J Health Commun 11:21-42. 2006
    ..Such impact can only be achieved, however, if principles of effective campaign design are carefully followed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rethinking positive and negative aspects of alcohol use: suggestions from a comparison of alcohol expectancies and decisional balance
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Psychology and Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, 2 Chafee Road, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:60-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare these constructs and to examine their ability to predict alcohol use and problems...
  19. ncbi request reprint Review of interactive safer sex Web sites: practice and potential
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506, USA
    Health Commun 20:233-41. 2006
    ..Evidence that Web sites were tailoring information or messages to individuals was not found. Implications of these results for improving safer sex Web sites and developing interventions online are discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Longitudinal test of a multiple domain model of adolescent condom use
    Rick S Zimmerman
    University of Kentucky, Department of Communication, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    J Sex Res 44:380-94. 2007
    ..Results provide support for an MDM that goes beyond traditional social psychological models for a broader understanding of condom use in adolescents. Implications for further theory testing and safer sexual interventions are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of a televised two-city safer sex mass media campaign targeting high-sensation-seeking and impulsive-decision-making young adults
    Rick S Zimmerman
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:810-26. 2007
    ..The results suggest that a carefully targeted, intensive mass media campaign using televised PSAs can change safer sexual behaviors...
  22. doi request reprint Illicit use of prescription ADHD medications on a college campus: a multimethodological approach
    Alan D DeSantis
    The Department of Communication, The University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:315-24. 2008
    ..The authors used quantitative and qualitative methodologies to investigate college students' perceptions and use of illegal Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) stimulants during spring and summer 2006...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nonmedical ADHD stimulant use in fraternities
    Alan Desantis
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:952-4. 2009
    ..Quantitative methods were used to investigate the use of nonmedical attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) stimulants by fraternity members...
  24. doi request reprint Theory development in health promotion: are we there yet?
    Richard Crosby
    College of Public Health at the University of Kentucky, 121 Washington Ave, Lexington, KY 40506 0003, USA
    J Behav Med 33:259-63. 2010
    ..The evolution of theory should be practice-based, largely ecological in nature, and the resulting theories should be easily accessible to practitioners...
  25. ncbi request reprint Speeding through the frat house: a qualitative exploration of nonmedical ADHD stimulant use in fraternities
    Alan Desantis
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    J Drug Educ 40:157-71. 2010
    ..These qualitative data have supplied a rich and complex understanding behind nonmedical ADHD stimulant use among fraternity members...
  26. ncbi request reprint Integrating personality and psychosocial theoretical approaches to understanding safer sexual behavior: implications for message design
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Health Commun 19:165-74. 2006
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Demographic and personality factors as predictors of HIV/STD partner-specific risk perceptions: implications for interventions
    Purnima Mehrotra
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 21:39-54. 2009
    ..Implications of these results for the design of efficacious HIV prevention interventions are discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Physician weight loss advice and patient weight loss behavior change: a literature review and meta-analysis of survey data
    S A Rose
    University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:118-28. 2013
    ..98, 95% CI 2.53, 6.26, P=0.63). PCP advice on weight loss appears to have a significant impact on patient attempts to change behaviors related to their weight. Providers should address weight loss with their overweight and obese patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Conducting Internet-based HIV/STD prevention survey research: considerations in design and evaluation
    Willo Pequegnat
    Center for Mental Health Research on AIDS, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:505-21. 2007
    ..Strategies promoting minority participant recruitment, minimizing attrition, validating participants, and compensating participants are discussed. Throughout, the implications on budget and realistic timetabling are identified...