Factors associated with perceived risk in automotive employees at increased risk of colorectal cancer.

@article{Vernon2001FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with perceived risk in automotive employees at increased risk of colorectal cancer.},
  author={Sally W. Vernon and Ronald E. Myers and Barbara C. Tilley and Shu-Min Li},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2001},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={35-43}
}
Risk perception may be an important motivator of health-related behaviors. To develop effective risk communication messages, it is important to understand both the patterns of association between perceived risk and health-related behaviors as well as the correlates of risk perception. Very little is known about whether correlates of risk perception are similar in cross-sectional data compared with prospective data. Furthermore, there are scant data on consistency of correlates of risk… CONTINUE READING

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