Catharine Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of genetic testing and related counseling services: current research and future directions
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1427-42. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for BRCA1/2: a randomized controlled trial of two strategies to facilitate the education and counseling process
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 134:66-73. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of health education and behavior in public health genetics
    Sharon L R Kardia
    Department of Epidemiology, Public Health Genetics Program, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:583-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Reducing the influence of anecdotal reasoning on people's health care decisions: is a picture worth a thousand statistics?
    Angela Fagerlin
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:398-405. 2005
  5. pmc Effect of preventive messages tailored to family history on health behaviors: the Family Healthware Impact Trial
    Mack T Ruffin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:3-11. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Research and practice opportunities at the intersection of health education, health behavior, and genomics
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, and Michigan Center for Genomics and Public Health School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:686-701. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Current research promises and challenges in behavioral oncology: report from the American Society of Preventive Oncology annual meeting, 2002
    Suzanne M Miller
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:171-80. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Tailored interventions for multiple risk behaviors
    Victor Strecher
    Health Educ Res 17:619-26. 2002
  9. pmc Blood Pressure Sunday: introducing genomics to the community through family history
    Velma Theisen
    Michigan Department of Community Health, Lansing, MI 48909, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A23. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Decision making in cancer primary prevention and chemoprevention
    Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin
    Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Ann Behav Med 32:179-87. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of genetic testing and related counseling services: current research and future directions
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1427-42. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for BRCA1/2: a randomized controlled trial of two strategies to facilitate the education and counseling process
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 134:66-73. 2005
    ..No interaction effects of the two intervention arms were found. The study results support the importance of both strategies as valuable supplements to clinical BRCA1/2 counseling...
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of health education and behavior in public health genetics
    Sharon L R Kardia
    Department of Epidemiology, Public Health Genetics Program, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:583-8. 2005
    ..An introduction to the nine articles and two practice notes included in this special issue is also provided to draw attention to the crosscutting themes and issues presented...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reducing the influence of anecdotal reasoning on people's health care decisions: is a picture worth a thousand statistics?
    Angela Fagerlin
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Med Decis Making 25:398-405. 2005
    ..People's treatment decisions are often influenced by anecdotal rather than statistical information. This can lead to patients making decisions based on others' experiences rather than on evidence-based medicine...
  5. pmc Effect of preventive messages tailored to family history on health behaviors: the Family Healthware Impact Trial
    Mack T Ruffin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:3-11. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Research and practice opportunities at the intersection of health education, health behavior, and genomics
    Catharine Wang
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, and Michigan Center for Genomics and Public Health School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Health Educ Behav 32:686-701. 2005
    ..This analysis has identified the need to consider potential application efforts in genomics and HBHE from an ecological perspective, with an emphasis on multiple levels of intervention and analysis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Current research promises and challenges in behavioral oncology: report from the American Society of Preventive Oncology annual meeting, 2002
    Suzanne M Miller
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:171-80. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Tailored interventions for multiple risk behaviors
    Victor Strecher
    Health Educ Res 17:619-26. 2002
    ..Through this research, we intend to develop a better understanding of how the presence of multiple risk behaviors affects the probability of behavior change and to evaluate the joint action of these behaviors...
  9. pmc Blood Pressure Sunday: introducing genomics to the community through family history
    Velma Theisen
    Michigan Department of Community Health, Lansing, MI 48909, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A23. 2005
    ..The integration of genomics information into public health activities offers the opportunity to help raise awareness among populations at high risk for high blood pressure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Decision making in cancer primary prevention and chemoprevention
    Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin
    Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Ann Behav Med 32:179-87. 2006
    ..We know very little about how individuals decide to undertake, maintain, or discontinue cancer primary prevention or chemoprevention...