Affiliation: Fox Chase Cancer Center
- Build it, and will they come? Unexpected findings from a study on a Web-based intervention to improve colorectal cancer screeningLinda Fleisher
Fox Chase Cancer Center, 510 Township Line Road, Cheltenham, PA 19012, USA
J Health Commun 17:41-53. 2012..004). Among true users, most (81%) logged on once only. These findings raise questions about how to increase use of important health communication interventions...
- Using health communication best practices to develop a web-based provider-patient communication aid: the CONNECT studyLinda Fleisher
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19012, United States
Patient Educ Couns 71:378-87. 2008..This paper highlights the development of a theory-guided, web-based communication aid (CONNECT), designed to facilitate treatment decision-making among patients with advanced cancer...
- The NCI's Cancer Information Service's Research Continuum Framework: integrating research into cancer education practice (1999-2004)Linda Fleisher
Atlantic Region, Cancer Information Service, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cheltenham, PA, USA
J Cancer Educ 22:S41-8. 2007....
- Cancer patient preferences for quality and length of lifeNeal J Meropol
Division of Medical Science and Population Science, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
Cancer 113:3459-66. 2008..The objective of the current study was to describe cancer patient values regarding QOL and LOL and explore associations with communication preferences...
- The development and preliminary testing of a multimedia patient-provider survivorship communication module for breast cancer survivorsKuang Yi Wen
Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
Patient Educ Couns 88:344-9. 2012..This paper describes the development of a theory-guided and evidence-based multimedia training module to facilitate breast cancer survivors' preparedness for effective communication with their health care providers after active treatment...
- Randomized Trial of a Web-Based Intervention to Address Barriers to Clinical TrialsNeal J Meropol
Neal J Meropol, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center Neal J Meropol, Tyler G Kinzy, Tasnuva M Liu, Seunghee Margevicius, Dawn M Miller, and Mark D Schluchter, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University Anne Lederman Flamm, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH Yu Ning Wong, Suzanne M Miller, Michael Collins, Brian Egleston, and Eric Ross, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Temple University Health System Joanne Buzaglo, Cancer Support Community Research and Training Institute Linda Fleisher, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia David Poole, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA Terrance Albrecht, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Sharon Manne, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ Al Bowen Benson III, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL Michael Katz, International Myeloma Foundation, North Hollywood, CA and Nancy Roach, University of London
J Clin Oncol 34:469-78. 2016....
- The Appalachia Cancer Network: cancer control research among a rural, medically underserved populationEugene J Lengerich
Department of Health Evaluation Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, University Park, PA, USA
J Rural Health 20:181-7. 2004..Important issues and questions related to the effectiveness of such research networks have also been articulated...
- Colorectal cancer knowledge is not associated with screening compliance or intentionDavid S Weinberg
Department of Medicine, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
J Cancer Educ 24:225-32. 2009..Increasing colorectal cancer (CRC) screening is a public health goal. We hypothesized that non-compliant, average risk women would demonstrate low levels of CRC knowledge and underestimate their CRC risk...
- Increasing access to clinical and educational studiesRonald E Myers
Division of Genetic and Preventive Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Cancer 107:1962-70. 2006..Lessons learned from the Project can guide the implementation of such projects in the future. Cancer 2006. (c) 2006 American Cancer Society...
- Lessons Learned from Implementing a Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program for Underserved High-Risk Men in the Community: the Prostate REACH ProjectLinda Fleisher
Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Cancer Educ 31:191-7. 2016....
- Development and utilization of complementary communication channels for treatment decision making and survivorship issues among cancer patients: The CIS Research Consortium ExperienceLinda Fleisher
Associate Research Professor Adjunct, Cancer Prevention and Control, Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111 USA Senior Scientist, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA, 3535 Market Street Room 1177, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
Internet Interv 2:392-398. 2015....
- Relationship of Internet health information use with patient behavior and self-efficacy: experiences of newly diagnosed cancer patients who contact the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information ServiceSarah Bauerle Bass
Temple University Department of Public Health, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
J Health Commun 11:219-36. 2006..The results of this study show that patients who are newly diagnosed with cancer perceive the Internet as a powerful tool, both for acquiring information and for enhancing confidence to make informed decisions...
- Facilitating informed decision making about breast cancer risk and genetic counseling among women calling the NCI's Cancer Information ServiceSuzanne M Miller
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Fox Chase, Pennsylvania, USA
J Health Commun 10:119-36. 2005....
- Development of an Internet Intervention to Address Behaviors Associated with Skin Cancer Risk among Young AdultsCarolyn Heckman
Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111
Internet Interv 2:340-350. 2015..The nternet offers a cost-effective way to widely disseminate efficacious interventions. The current paper describes the development of an online skin cancer risk reduction intervention (UV4.me) for young adults...
- Development and preliminary testing of PROGRESS: a Web-based education program for prostate cancer survivors transitioning from active treatmentSuzanne M Miller
Department of Psychosocial and Behavioral Medicine, Fox Chase Cancer Center Temple University Health System, Robert C Young Pavilion, 333 Cottman Avenue 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA, 19111, USA
J Cancer Surviv 9:541-53. 2015....
- Financial Concerns About Participation in Clinical Trials Among Patients With CancerYu Ning Wong
Yu Ning Wong, Michael Collins, Suzanne M Miller, Stephanie Raivitch, and Eric Ross, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Temple University Health System Joanne Buzaglo, Cancer Support Community Research and Training Institute Linda Fleisher, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia David Poole, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Mark D Schluchter, Tyler G Kinzy, Tasnuva M Liu, Seunghee Margevicius, Dawn M Miller and Neal J Meropol, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University Neal J Meropol, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Seidman Cancer Center Anne Lederman Flamm, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH Terrance L Albrecht, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Al Bowen Benson III, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL Michael Katz, International Myeloma Foundation, North Hollywood, CA Sharon Manne, Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ and Nancy Roach, Fight Colorectal Cancer
J Clin Oncol 34:479-87. 2016..Many patients also have financial concerns. We sought to characterize the association between financial concerns and the quality of decision making about clinical trials...
- Measuring Health Information Dissemination and Identifying Target Interest Communities on Twitter: Methods Development and Case Study of the @SafetyMD NetworkVenk Kandadai
Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, United States
JMIR Res Protoc 5:e50. 2016..Little is known about the ability of individual stakeholder groups to achieve health information dissemination goals through Twitter...
- Awareness of cancer information among Asian AmericansGrace X Ma
Center for ATECAR, Department of Health Studies, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122 0843, USA
J Community Health 28:115-30. 2003..This study suggests urgent needs to educate Asian Americans about important cancer control issues and services and highlights the differences in baseline knowledge and attitudes among the various ethnic groups...
- Future directions for the cancer information service and cancer educationGary L Kreps
Department of Communication, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
J Cancer Educ 22:S70-3. 2007..However, the CIS is still growing; it is continually innovating and refining its programs and services. This concluding article examines the potential for increasing CIS contributions to cancer education and cancer control in the future...
- Exploring e-Health usage and interest among cancer information service users: the need for personalized interactions and multiple channels remainsMary Anne Bright
Office of Cancer Information Service, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 8322, USA
J Health Commun 10:35-52. 2005..A crucial question is how best to harness and integrate these new technologies within the current generation of mediated health information systems...
- The CIS model for collaborative research in health communications: a brief retrospective from the current generation of researchAlfred C Marcus
AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80214, USA
J Health Commun 10:235-45. 2005..The CIS model for collaborative research is presented as an exemplar that other service organizations might embrace as a strategic tool for quality improvement in health communications...
- A randomized controlled trial of multiple tailored messages for smoking cessation among callers to the cancer information serviceVictor J Strecher
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0471, USA
J Health Commun 10:105-18. 2005..The qualities of specific psychosocial and communication elements in tailored materials should receive attention in future research...