Familial risk and colorectal cancer screening health beliefs and attitudes in an insured population.

@article{Palmer2007FamilialRA,
  title={Familial risk and colorectal cancer screening health beliefs and attitudes in an insured population.},
  author={Richard C Palmer and Karen M. Emmons and Robert H. Fletcher and Rebecca Lobb and Irina L Miroshnik and James Alan Kemp and Mark A. Bauer},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={336-41}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between health beliefs and attitudes toward colorectal cancer screening, strength of family history risk, and being appropriately screened for colorectal cancer. METHODS In February 2004, 7000 randomly selected members of a multi-specialty group practice located in Boston, MA were mailed a brief survey that was used to ascertain colorectal cancer family history. A follow-up survey that contained questions representing selected constructs of the Health… CONTINUE READING