Susan Rawl

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Computer-delivered tailored intervention improves colon cancer screening knowledge and health beliefs of African-Americans
    Susan M Rawl
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indiana University Simon Cancer Center, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:868-85. 2012
  2. pmc Interventions to promote colorectal cancer screening: an integrative review
    Susan M Rawl
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nurs Outlook 60:172-181.e13. 2012
  3. pmc A randomized trial of two print interventions to increase colon cancer screening among first-degree relatives
    Susan M Rawl
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, IN 46202, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 71:215-27. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Intervention to improve psychological functioning for newly diagnosed patients with cancer
    Susan M Rawl
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:967-75. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening: an overview of current trends
    Susan M Rawl
    Indiana University School of Nursing, 1111 Middle Drive, NU 338, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 37:225-45, v. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Do benefits and barriers differ by stage of adoption for colorectal cancer screening?
    S M Rawl
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, IN 46202, USA
    Health Educ Res 20:137-48. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint What contributes more strongly to predicting QOL during 1-year recovery from treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer: 4-weeks-post-treatment depressive symptoms or type of treatment?
    Patrick O Monahan
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Blvd, RG 4101, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:399-411. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Demographic and clinical factors related to ostomy complications and quality of life in veterans with an ostomy
    Joyce Pittman
    School of Nursing, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 35:493-503. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A breast cancer fear scale: psychometric development
    Victoria L Champion
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, USA
    J Health Psychol 9:753-62. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of life of patients with prostate carcinoma: a randomized trial testing the efficacy of a nurse-driven intervention
    R Brian Giesler
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Cancer 104:752-62. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Computer-delivered tailored intervention improves colon cancer screening knowledge and health beliefs of African-Americans
    Susan M Rawl
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indiana University Simon Cancer Center, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:868-85. 2012
    ..001). Findings show that computer-delivered tailored interventions are an effective adjunct to the clinical encounter that can improve knowledge and health beliefs about CRC screening, necessary precursors to behavior change...
  2. pmc Interventions to promote colorectal cancer screening: an integrative review
    Susan M Rawl
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nurs Outlook 60:172-181.e13. 2012
    ..Several effective interventions to promote CRC screening were identified. Future trials need to use theory to guide interventions, examine moderators and mediators, consistently report results, and use comparable outcome measures...
  3. pmc A randomized trial of two print interventions to increase colon cancer screening among first-degree relatives
    Susan M Rawl
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, IN 46202, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 71:215-27. 2008
    ..This study compared the impact of two mailed print interventions on CRC screening outcomes among FDRs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intervention to improve psychological functioning for newly diagnosed patients with cancer
    Susan M Rawl
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:967-75. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening: an overview of current trends
    Susan M Rawl
    Indiana University School of Nursing, 1111 Middle Drive, NU 338, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 37:225-45, v. 2002
    ..S. population. Nurses have a significant role to play in assisting individuals to incorporate regular colorectal cancer screening into their health maintenance routines...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do benefits and barriers differ by stage of adoption for colorectal cancer screening?
    S M Rawl
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, IN 46202, USA
    Health Educ Res 20:137-48. 2005
    ..For morbidity and mortality reduction, participation in routine, periodic screening is imperative. These findings can guide development of screening-promoting interventions...
  7. ncbi request reprint What contributes more strongly to predicting QOL during 1-year recovery from treatment for clinically localized prostate cancer: 4-weeks-post-treatment depressive symptoms or type of treatment?
    Patrick O Monahan
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Blvd, RG 4101, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:399-411. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Demographic and clinical factors related to ostomy complications and quality of life in veterans with an ostomy
    Joyce Pittman
    School of Nursing, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 35:493-503. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe demographic, clinical, and quality-of-life variables related to ostomy complications (skin irritation, leakage, and difficulty adjusting to an ostomy) in a veteran population in the United States...
  9. ncbi request reprint A breast cancer fear scale: psychometric development
    Victoria L Champion
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, USA
    J Health Psychol 9:753-62. 2004
    ..All items loaded on a single factor and theoretical relationships were verified by linear and logistic regression. The Cronbach alpha for the scale was.91...
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of life of patients with prostate carcinoma: a randomized trial testing the efficacy of a nurse-driven intervention
    R Brian Giesler
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Cancer 104:752-62. 2005
    ..Methods capable of improving quality of life are needed that can be integrated into clinical practice. To address this need, a nurse-driven, cancer care intervention was developed and tested...
  11. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of cancer
    Victoria L Champion
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 21:252-9. 2005
    ..To describe challenges to implementing theoretically based interventions to increase appropriate cancer screening, follow-up, and surveillance...
  12. pmc Exercise adoption among older, low-income women at risk for cardiovascular disease
    Laura M Hays
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:79-88. 2010
    ..Future work should emphasize the social and environmental factors that form an important part of SCT...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparisons of tailored mammography interventions at two months postintervention
    Victoria L Champion
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis 46202 5107, USA
    Ann Behav Med 24:211-8. 2002
    ..5. Logistic regression indicates that postintervention mammography status in all three intervention groups was significantly better than usual care, with odds ratios ranging from 1.66 (telephone only) to 2.16 (telephone plus mail)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Population-based cancer screening
    Victoria L Champion
    Indiana University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:853-61. 2002
    ..To provide an overview of current issues surrounding the prevention of and screening for lung, breast, cervical, colorectal, ovarian, prostate, and skin cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sexual health and quality of life among male veterans with intestinal ostomies
    Michelle R Symms
    Indiana University, Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 22:30-40. 2008
    ..We examined quantitative and qualitative data to examine sexual functioning, intimate relationships, and health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) among military veterans who are living with an intestinal stoma...
  16. ncbi request reprint Demographic, clinical, and quality of life variables related to embarrassment in veterans living with an intestinal stoma
    Kimberly A Mitchell
    School of Nursing, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:524-32. 2007
    ..The study aims were to identify demographic, clinical, and quality of life variables related to embarrassment for people living with ostomies and to determine the experiences and/or feelings of veterans who were embarrassed by their ostomy...
  17. pmc Oncology outpatient and provider responses to a computerized symptom assessment system
    Janet S Carpenter
    School of Nursing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:661-9. 2008
    ..To assess patient and provider responses to a computerized symptom assessment system...
  18. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer in African Americans
    Douglas K Rex
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Rev Gastroenterol Disord 4:60-5. 2004
    ..As leaders in the prevention and early diagnosis of colorectal cancer in the United States, clinical gastroenterologists can play an important role in promoting colorectal cancer awareness and the need for screening in African Americans...
  19. ncbi request reprint Statistical and clinical significance: are they one and the same?
    Joyce Pittman
    Clarian Health Methodist, Indianapolis, Indiana 26206, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 35:374-6. 2008
  20. ncbi request reprint Comorbidities play a larger role in predicting health-related quality of life compared to having an ostomy
    Sushma Jain
    Center for Surgical Outcomes and Quality, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Surg 194:774-9; discussion 779. 2007
    ..Previous research suggests an ostomy worsens health-related quality of life (HR-QOL), but comorbidities also can affect HR-QOL...
  21. ncbi request reprint A mixed-methods evaluation of health-related quality of life for male veterans with and without intestinal stomas
    Robert S Krouse
    Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:2054-66. 2007
    ..Intestinal stomas have a major impact on Cases' lives. It is essential to better understand the areas in which interventions may help to minimize the negative consequences...
  22. ncbi request reprint The VA Ostomy Health-Related Quality of Life Study: objectives, methods, and patient sample
    Robert S Krouse
    Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:781-91. 2006
    ..To present the design and methods of a multisite study of health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) in veterans living with ostomies...
  23. pmc Impact of the Cancer Risk Intake System on patient-clinician discussions of tamoxifen, genetic counseling, and colonoscopy
    Celette Sugg Skinner
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:360-5. 2005
    ..Most (79%) reported CRIS had "caused" their discussion. CRIS is an easily used, disseminable program that showed promising results in primary care settings...
  24. ncbi request reprint Patients' interest in discussing cancer risk and risk management with primary care physicians
    Adam H Buchanan
    Cancer Prevention, Detection and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 2949, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 57:77-87. 2005
    ..For many topics, poorer perceived health was associated with greater interest in future discussion; higher education level was associated with less interest...
  25. ncbi request reprint Symptom experiences of chronically constipated women with pelvic floor disorders
    Elizabeth Fuller
    Urogynecology Associates, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 19:34-40; quiz 41-2. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint In search of the links between health-related quality-of-life interventions and outcomes
    Susan M Rawl
    Med Care 40:267-8. 2002

Research Grants2

  1. Promoting Colon Cancer Screening Among African Amercians
    Susan M Rawl; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Mediators and moderators of intervention effects and changes in health beliefs related to the interventions also will be determined. ..
  2. Increasing screening in families with colorectal cancer
    Susan Rawl; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Transition probabilities for stage of change will be calculated separately for the intervention groups for each screening test. ..