Affiliation: University of Rhode Island
- Stages of Change for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision and Sexual Risk Behavior in Uncircumcised Zambian Men: The Spear and Shield ProjectColleen A Redding
University of Rhode Island, 130 Flagg Rd, Kingston, RI, 02881, USA
Int J Behav Med 22:799-806. 2015..Dissemination and scale up of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programs is well supported by evidence that VMMC reduces HIV risk in populations with high HIV prevalence and low rates of circumcision, as is the case in Zambia...
- Randomized trial outcomes of a TTM-tailored condom use and smoking intervention in urban adolescent femalesColleen A Redding
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, 130 Flagg Road, Kingston, RI 02881 and Family Planning Council of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
Health Educ Res 30:162-78. 2015..This intervention, if replicated, could be disseminated to promote consistent condom use and additional health behaviors in youth at risk. ..
- One session of TTM-tailored condom use feedback: a pilot study among at-risk women in the BronxColleen A Redding
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA
AIDS Care 23:10-5. 2011..These results support further randomized controlled research on the reach and efficacy of computer-based TTM-tailored and individualized condom use interventions...
- Baseline stage, severity, and effort effects differentiate stable smokers from maintainers and relapsersColleen A Redding
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, 2 Chafee Road, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Subst Use Misuse 46:1664-74. 2011..The ability to identify Stable Smokers at baseline could permit enhanced tailored treatments that could improve population cessation rates...
- Prevention of alcohol use in middle school students: psychometric assessment of the decisional balance inventorySteven F Babbin
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, 2 Chaffee Rd, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Addict Behav 36:543-6. 2011..94), race (CFI: 0.96), ethnicity (CFI: 0.93), and school size (CFI: 0.97). Coefficient alpha was 0.61 for the Pros and 0.67 for Cons. Together, invariance and reliability provide strong empirical support for the validity of the measure...
- Prevention of smoking in Middle School Students: psychometric assessment of the Temptations to Try Smoking ScaleHeather A McGee
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
Addict Behav 37:521-3. 2012..87 and .86, respectively. These findings provide empirical support for the construct validity of the Temptations to Try Smoking Scale in middle school students...
- Stage-based expert systems to guide a population of primary care patients to quit smoking, eat healthier, prevent skin cancer, and receive regular mammogramsJames O Prochaska
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Prev Med 41:406-16. 2005..This study extended that research to a more representative population of patients from primary care practice and to targeting of four rather than three behaviors...
- Psychometric assessment of the Temptations to Try Alcohol ScaleMagdalena Harrington
Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, USA
Addict Behav 36:431-3. 2011..Coefficient Alpha was .90 for Social Pressure, .81 for Social Anxiety, and .82 for Opportunity. These results provide strong empirical support for the psychometric structure and construct validity of the TTAS in middle school students...