Dorothy L Collins
Affiliation: Texas A and M University
- Crossing borders, crossing cultures: barriers to communication about cancer prevention and treatment along the U.S./Mexico borderDorothy Collins
Texas A and M University, Department of Communication Studies, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4234, United States
Patient Educ Couns 71:333-9. 2008..To describe cultural barriers to cancer prevention and treatment efforts among Latinos living along the U.S./Mexico border...
- A dialogic model of conversations about risk: coordinating perceptions and achieving quality decisions in cancer careDorothy L Collins
Department of Communication Studies, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77840, USA
Soc Sci Med 68:1506-12. 2009..The final section of the paper describes theory behind a dialogic perspective and offers guidelines for how to implement it in risk communication to improve clinical decision making...