Testing an extended theory of planned behaviour to predict young people's sun safety in a high risk area.

@article{White2008TestingAE,
  title={Testing an extended theory of planned behaviour to predict young people's sun safety in a high risk area.},
  author={Katherine M. White and Natalie G. Robinson and Ross McD. Young and Peter J. Anderson and Melissa K. Hyde and Susan Greenbank and Toni Rolfe and Julie Keane and Paul Vardon and Debra Baskerville},
  journal={British journal of health psychology},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 Pt 3},
  pages={435-48}
}
OBJECTIVES The present research examined the sun protection intentions and behaviours of young people in a high risk skin cancer area using an extended theory of planned behaviour (TPB) incorporating additional social influences of group and image norms. DESIGN The study employed a prospective design to examine young people's sun protection intentions and behaviour. METHOD Participants (N=1,134), aged 12-20 years, were students (school, university, TAFE) and young employees living in… CONTINUE READING