Health Communications Science Digest – November 2019

November 2019 -- Vol. 10, Issue 11e

To enhance awareness of emerging health communication and marketing scientific knowledge, the Science Team in the Office of the Associate Director for Communication at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention frequently undertakes an extensive scan of the expert literature. Recent publications with particular relevance for the public health communication community are detailed here. Abstracts and PDF copies of most articles are available through the DOI hyperlink included with each citation. In some cases, however, the DOI hyperlink will not work or the publisher charges for the article. The help of your local library staff may be required in such circumstances to secure access to some publications.

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Articles of Interest
  • Ancker, J. S., Grossman, L. V., & Benda, N. C. (2019). Health Literacy 2030: Is It Time to Redefine the Term? J Gen Intern Med. doi:1007/s11606-019-05472-ypdf iconexternal icon
  • Berkley-Patton, J., Bowe Thompson, C., Goggin, K., Catley, D., Berman, M., Bradley-Ewing, A., . . . Simon, S. (2019). A religiously-tailored, multilevel intervention in African American churches to increase HIV testing: Rationale and design of the Taking It to the Pews cluster randomized trial. Contemp Clin Trials, 86, 105848. doi:1016/j.cct.2019.105848pdf iconexternal icon
  • Bissell, K., Baker, K., Pember, S. E., Zhang, X., & Yang, Y. (2019). Changing the Face of Health Education via Health Interventions: Social Ecological Perspectives on New Media Technologies and Elementary Nutrition Education. Health Commun, 34(13), 1575-1584. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1507659external icon
  • Boyd, A. D., & Furgal, C. M. (2019). Communicating Environmental Health Risks with Indigenous Populations: A Systematic Literature Review of Current Research and Recommendations for Future Studies. Health Commun, 34(13), 1564-1574. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1507658external icon
  • Brennan, E., Maloney, E., Ophir, Y., & Cappella, J. N. (2019). Designing Effective Testimonial Pictorial Warning Labels for Tobacco Products. Health Commun, 34(12), 1383-1394. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1493417external icon
  • Carcioppolo, N., Orrego Dunleavy, V., & Myrick, J. G. (2019). A Closer Look at Descriptive Norms and Indoor Tanning: Investigating the Intermediary Role of Positive and Negative Outcome Expectations. Health Commun, 34(13), 1619-1627. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1517632external icon
  • Chernick, L. S., Berrigan, M., Gonzalez, A., Konja, A., Stockwell, M. S., Ehrhardt, A., . . . Dayan, P. S. (2019). Engaging Adolescents With Sexual Health Messaging: A Qualitative Analysis. J Adolesc Health, 65(5), 660-666. doi:1016/j.jadohealth.2019.05.029pdf iconexternal icon
  • Cumbraos-Sanchez, M. J., Hermoso, R., Iniguez, D., Pano-Pardo, J. R., Allende Bandres, M. A., & Latorre Martinez, M. P. (2019). Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of the use of Twitter as a tool of antimicrobial stewardship. Int J Med Inform, 131, 103955. doi:1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.103955pdf iconexternal icon
  • Finney Rutten, L. J., Blake, K. D., Greenberg-Worisek, A. J., Allen, S. V., Moser, R. P., & Hesse, B. W. (2019). Online Health Information Seeking Among US Adults: Measuring Progress Toward a Healthy People 2020 Objective. Public Health Rep, 134(6), 617-625. doi:1177/0033354919874074external icon
  • Ganz, O., Rimal, R. N., Cohn, A. M., Johnson, A. L., Delnevo, C. D., & Horn, K. (2019). Receptivity to Tobacco Advertising among Young Adults with Internalizing Problems: Findings from the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health Study. Subst Use Misuse, 1-11. doi:1080/10826084.2019.1688349external icon
  • Gastil, J., & Marriott, R. (2019). How Communicating Misleading Information Dilutes Public Understanding of Weight Loss Mechanisms. Health Commun, 34(12), 1524-1532. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1504656external icon
  • Gatewood, J., Monks, S. L., Singletary, C. R., Vidrascu, E., & Moore, J. B. (2019). Social Media in Public Health: Strategies to Distill, Package, and Disseminate Public Health Research. J Public Health Manag Pract. doi:1097/phh.0000000000001096external icon
  • Howell, M., Ekman, D. S., Almond, A., & Bolls, P. (2019). Switched On: How the Timing of Aversive Content in Traffic Safety Videos Impact Psychophysiological Indicators of Message Processing. Health Commun, 34(13), 1663-1672. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1517706external icon
  • Jackson, D. N., Peterson, E. B., Blake, K. D., Coa, K., & Chou, W. S. (2019). Americans’ Trust in Health Information Sources: Trends and Sociodemographic Predictors. Am J Health Promot, 33(8), 1187-1193. doi:1177/0890117119861280external icon
  • Jamison, A. M., Broniatowski, D. A., Dredze, M., Wood-Doughty, Z., Khan, D., & Quinn, S. C. (2019). Vaccine-related advertising in the Facebook Ad Archive. Vaccine. doi:1016/j.vaccine.2019.10.066pdf iconexternal icon
  • Jansen, T., Claassen, L., van Kamp, I., & Timmermans, D. R. M. (2019). ‘All chemical substances are harmful.’ public appraisal of uncertain risks of food additives and contaminants. Food Chem Toxicol, 110959. doi:1016/j.fct.2019.110959pdf iconexternal icon
  • Ma, Z., & Nan, X. (2019). Positive Facts, Negative Stories: Message Framing as a Moderator of Narrative Persuasion in Antismoking Communication. Health Commun, 34(12), 1454-1460. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1499702external icon
  • Mentrup, S., Harris, E., Gomersall, T., Kopke, S., & Astin, F. (2019). Patients’ Experiences of Cardiovascular Health Education and Risk Communication: A Qualitative Synthesis. Qual Health Res, 1049732319887949. doi:1177/1049732319887949external icon
  • Nan, X., Daily, K., Richards, A., & Holt, C. (2019). Parental Support for HPV Vaccination Mandates Among African Americans: The Impact of Message Framing and Consideration of Future Consequences. Health Commun, 34(12), 1404-1412. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1493419external icon
  • Poehlman, J. A., Sidibe, T., Jimenez-Magdaleno, K. V., Vazquez, N., Ray, S. E., Mitchell, E. W., & Squiers, L. (2019). Developing and Testing the Deten El Zika Campaign in Puerto Rico. J Health Commun, 1-12. doi:1080/10810730.2019.1683655external icon
  • Smit, E. S., Zeidler, C., Resnicow, K., & de Vries, H. (2019). Identifying the Most Autonomy-Supportive Message Frame in Digital Health Communication: A 2×2 Between-Subjects Experiment. J Med Internet Res, 21(10), e14074. doi:2196/14074external icon
  • Zhao Martin, N., Murphy, S. T., Ball-Rokeach, S., Frank, L. B., & Moran, M. B. (2019). Neighborhoods and Perceived Norms: Understanding the Impact of Neighborhoods on Perceived Norms and Cancer Screening. Health Commun, 34(12), 1513-1523. doi:1080/10410236.2018.1504655external icon

DISCLAIMER: Articles listed in the Health Communication Science Digest (HCSD) are selected by Office of the Associate Director for Communication (OADC) staff to provide current awareness of the public health communication literature. An article’s inclusion does not necessarily represent the views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention nor does it imply endorsement of the article’s methods or findings. OADC, CDC, and DHHS assume no responsibility for the factual accuracy of the items presented. The selection, omission, or content of items does not imply any endorsement or other position taken by OADC, CDC, or DHHS. Opinions, findings and conclusions expressed by the original authors of items included in the HCSD, or persons quoted therein, are strictly their own and are in no way meant to represent the opinion or views of OADC, CDC, or DHHS. References to publications, news sources, and non-CDC Websites are provided solely for informational purposes and do not imply endorsement by OADC, CDC, or DHHS.

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