R B Warnecke

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in self-efficacy and readiness for smoking cessation among women with high school or less education
    R B Warnecke
    Health Research and Policy Centers, 850 W Jackson, Suite 400, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 42:97-110. 2001
  2. pmc Approaching health disparities from a population perspective: the National Institutes of Health Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities
    Richard B Warnecke
    Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1608-15. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Examining the effectiveness of a community-based self-help program to increase women's readiness for smoking cessation
    L R Turner
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 850 W Jackson, Suite 400, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 29:465-91. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Measuring readiness and motivation to quit smoking among women in public health clinics: predictive validity
    K S Crittenden
    Sociology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607, USA
    Addict Behav 23:191-9. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with exposure to and participation in a televised smoking cessation intervention program for women with high school or less education
    S A Freels
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Prev Med 28:579-88. 1999
  6. doi request reprint Social support as a moderator of the relationship between recent history of depression and smoking cessation among lower-educated women
    Lindsey R Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:201-12. 2008
  7. pmc Economic, racial and ethnic disparities in breast cancer in the US: towards a more comprehensive model
    Richard T Campbell
    University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Place 15:855-64. 2009
  8. pmc Misconceptions about breast lumps and delayed medical presentation in urban breast cancer patients
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:640-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Neighborhood changes in concentrated immigration and late stage breast cancer diagnosis
    Young Ik Cho
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:9-14. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood change and distant metastasis at diagnosis of breast cancer
    Richard E Barrett
    Sociology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:43-7. 2008

Research Grants

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in self-efficacy and readiness for smoking cessation among women with high school or less education
    R B Warnecke
    Health Research and Policy Centers, 850 W Jackson, Suite 400, M C 275, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 42:97-110. 2001
    ..These findings indicate that interventions aimed at this group of smokers may need to provide achievable objectives that focus on preparing the smoker to quit as well as promote cessation...
  2. pmc Approaching health disparities from a population perspective: the National Institutes of Health Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities
    Richard B Warnecke
    Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1608-15. 2008
    ..The relationships forged through these complex collaborations increase the likelihood that the centers' scientific findings will be relevant to communities and contribute to reductions in health disparities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Examining the effectiveness of a community-based self-help program to increase women's readiness for smoking cessation
    L R Turner
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 850 W Jackson, Suite 400, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 29:465-91. 2001
    ..Effects of both components were sustained at 6 months, and the effects of the manual were sustained at 12 months...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measuring readiness and motivation to quit smoking among women in public health clinics: predictive validity
    K S Crittenden
    Sociology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607, USA
    Addict Behav 23:191-9. 1998
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  5. ncbi request reprint Characteristics associated with exposure to and participation in a televised smoking cessation intervention program for women with high school or less education
    S A Freels
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Prev Med 28:579-88. 1999
    ..This paper estimates the prevalence of exposure to and participation in a televised smoking cessation intervention targeting women with high school or less education and describes characteristics related to exposure and participation...
  6. doi request reprint Social support as a moderator of the relationship between recent history of depression and smoking cessation among lower-educated women
    Lindsey R Turner
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:201-12. 2008
    ..The determinants of successful quitting among lower-educated women differ between those who seek assistance and those who do not...
  7. pmc Economic, racial and ethnic disparities in breast cancer in the US: towards a more comprehensive model
    Richard T Campbell
    University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Place 15:855-64. 2009
    ..Women in high-poverty areas are at substantially greater risk for late-stage diagnosis. The effects of poverty do not differ by age or across racial and ethnic groups...
  8. pmc Misconceptions about breast lumps and delayed medical presentation in urban breast cancer patients
    Garth H Rauscher
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, M C 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:640-7. 2010
    ..Prompt medical attention to a new breast symptom can result in earlier stage at diagnosis, yet many patients delay seeking medical care after becoming aware of a breast symptom...
  9. doi request reprint Neighborhood changes in concentrated immigration and late stage breast cancer diagnosis
    Young Ik Cho
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:9-14. 2011
    ..They further suggest that cancer screening and follow-up resources should be directed to areas experiencing rapid increases in immigrant populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood change and distant metastasis at diagnosis of breast cancer
    Richard E Barrett
    Sociology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:43-7. 2008
    ..To test whether upward socioeconomic neighborhood change has an effect on probability of distant metastasis at diagnosis of breast cancer among women who live there...
  11. pmc A national survey of tobacco cessation programs for youths
    Susan J Curry
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:171-7. 2007
    ..We collected data on a national sample of existing community-based tobacco cessation programs for youths to understand their prevalence and overall characteristics...
  12. pmc The import of trust in regular providers to trust in cancer physicians among white, African American, and Hispanic breast cancer patients
    Karen Kaiser
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago UIC, 1747 W Roosevelt Rd, Suite 558, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:51-7. 2011
    ..Interpersonal trust is an important component of the patient-doctor relationship. Little is known about patients' trust in the multiple providers seen when confronting serious illness...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cultural variability in the effects of question design features on respondent comprehension of health surveys
    Timothy P Johnson
    Survey Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:661-8. 2006
    ..The aim is to identify the characteristics of common health survey questions that may be associated with cross-cultural variability in question comprehension...
  14. ncbi request reprint An investigation of the effects of social desirability on the validity of self-reports of cancer screening behaviors
    Timothy P Johnson
    Survey Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Med Care 43:565-73. 2005
    ..This study represents the only research to date that reports experimental attempts to address the social desirability biases commonly found in the reporting of cancer screening behaviors...
  15. pmc Understanding African Americans' views of the trustworthiness of physicians
    Elizabeth A Jacobs
    John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County and Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:642-7. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effects of a smoking cessation intervention using the multilevel thresholds of change model
    Sally A Freels
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Eval Rev 26:40-58. 2002
    ..The written component had a stronger independent effect than the televised component. Intervention effects were strongest within women who were initially precontemplative...
  17. ncbi request reprint The role of the national practitioner data bank in the credentialing process
    Teresa M Waters
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Office of Community Affairs, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:30-9. 2006
    ..Unfortunately, underreporting was also evident: 60% to 75% of reportable actions were not reported, limiting the information to which health care entities have access...
  18. ncbi request reprint Some methodologic lessons learned from cancer screening research
    Sally W Vernon
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:1131-45. 2004
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Research Grants6

  1. ORAL CANCER PREVENTION AND DETECTION: THE ILLINOIS MODEL
    Richard Warnecke; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. CANCER EDUCATION AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
    Richard Warnecke; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This training program will work with these units to recruit through networks and advertising. ..
  3. UIC Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities
    Richard Warnecke; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..All are multilevel and include social, behavioral and community level issues. ..