Demographic, social cognitive and social ecological predictors of intention and participation in screening for colorectal cancer

@inproceedings{Gregory2011DemographicSC,
  title={Demographic, social cognitive and social ecological predictors of intention and participation in screening for colorectal cancer},
  author={Tess Gregory and Carlene Wilson and Amy C Duncan and Deborah Turnbull and Stephen R. Cole and Graeme P. Young},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Previous research points to differences between predictors of intention to screen for colorectal cancer (CRC) and screening behavior, and suggests social ecological factors may influence screening behavior. The aim of this study was to compare the social cognitive and social ecological predictors of intention to screen with predictors of participation. METHODS People aged 50 to 74 years recruited from the electoral roll completed a baseline survey (n = 376) and were subsequently… CONTINUE READING