Sadler GR, Nguyen F, Doan Q, Au H, Thomas AG: Strategies for reaching Asian Americans with health information. Am J Prev Med. 1998, 14: 224-228. 10.1016/S0749-3797(97)00067-6.
Sadler GR, Thomas AG, Yen JY, Dhanjal SK, Ko CM, Tran CH, Wang K: Asian grocery store-based cancer education program. Journal of Cancer Education. 2000, 15: 173-177. 10.1002/1098-1101(2000)15:3<173::AID-JCA3>3.0.CO;2-4.
Sadler GR, Wang K, Wang M, Ko CM: Chinese women: behaviors and attitudes toward breast cancer education and screening. Womens Health Issues. 2000, 10: 20-26. 10.1016/S1049-3867(99)00046-8.
Sadler GR, Dhanjal SK, Bhatia NB, Shah RB, Ko CM, Anghel M, Harshburger RJ: Asian Indian women: knowledge, attitudes and behaviors towards breast cancer early detection. Journal of Public Health Nursing. 2001, 18: 357-363. 10.1046/j.1525-1446.2001.00357.x.
Sadler GR, Dong H, Ko CM, Nguyen H, Luu TT: Vietnamese American women: behaviors and attitudes toward breast cancer education and screening. American Journal of Health Promotion. 2001, 15: 211-214.
Sadler GR, Ryujin L, Ko CM, Nguyen E: Korean Women: breast cancer knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors. Biomed Central Public Health. 2001, http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/1/7.
Sadler GR, Takahashi M, Ko CM, Nguyen T: Japanese women: behaviors and attitudes toward breast cancer education and screening. Health Care for Women International. 2003, 24: 18-26. 10.1080/07399330304015.
Ko CM, Sadler GR, Ryujin L, Dong A: Filipino American women: breast cancer knowledge, attitudes and behaviors. Biomed Central Public Health. 2003, 3: 27-10.1186/1471-2458-3-27.
Kagawa-Singer M: Cancer and Asian American cultures. Asian American and Pacific Islander Journal of Health. 1998, 6: 383-399.
Kelly A, Chacori MD, Wollen P, Trapp M, Weaver A, Barrier P, Franz W, Kottke T: A program to increase breast and cervical screening for Cambodian women in a Midwestern community. Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 1996, 71: 437-444.
Valdini A, Cargill L: Access and barriers to mammography in New England community health centers. The Journal of Family Practice. 1997, 45: 243-249.
National Institute of Health: Healthy People 2010. 2000, National Institute of Health, 2000: [http://www.healthypeople.gov/About/goals.htm]
Harris R, Kinsinger LS: Routinely teaching breast self-examination is dead. What does this mean?. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2002, 94:
Champion V: The role of breast self-examination in breast cancer screening. Cancer. 1992, 69: 1985-1991.
Maurer F: A peer education model for teaching breast self-examination to undergraduate college women. Cancer Nursing. 1997, 20: 49-61. 10.1097/00002820-199702000-00007.
Gasalberti D: Early detection of breast cancer by self-examination: the influence of perceived barriers and health conception. Oncology Nursing Forum. 2002, 29: 1341-1347.
Thomas DB, Gao DL, Self SG, Allison CJ, Tao Y, Mahloch J, Ray R, Qin Q, Presley R, Porter P: Randomized trial of breast self-examination in Shanghai: methodology and preliminary results. Journal of National Cancer Institute. 1997, 89: 355-365. 10.1093/jnci/89.5.355.
Rogers EM, Shoemaker FF: Communication of innovations; a cross-cultural approach. 1962, New York, New York, Free Press, 476-2d ed.
Maxwell AE, Bastani R, Warda US: Misconceptions and mammography use among Filipino- and Korean-American women. Ethn Dis. 1998, 8: 377-384.
Wismer BA, Moskowitz JM, Chen AM, Kang SH, E. NovotnyT., Min K, Lew R, Tager IB: Mammography and clinical breast examination among Korean American women in two California counties. Preventive Medicine. 1998, 27: 144-151. 10.1006/pmed.1997.0259.
Chen MS Jr., Hawks BL: A debunking of the myth of healthy Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. American Journal of Health Promotion. 1995, 9: 261-268.
Buell P: Changing incidence of breast cancer in Japanese-American women. Journal of National Cancer Institute. 1973, 51: 1479-1483.
Fetters MD: The family in medical decision making: Japanese perspectives. Journal of Clinical Ethics. 1998, 9: 132-146.
Nakamura K: Secondary prevention of breast cancer in female Japanese citizens residing in the USA. Journal of Cultural Diversity. 2001, 8: 41-44.
Lin SS, Clarke CA, Prehn AW, Glaser SL, West DW, O'Malley CD: Survival difference among Asian subpopulations in the United States after prostate, colorectal, breast, and cervical carcinomas. Cancer. 2002, 94: 1175-1181. 10.1002/cncr.10319.abs.
Nebres MV, Mark HF: Breast cancer among Asian women. Medicine and Health Rhode Island. 1996, 79: 388-391.
Pineda MD, White E, Kristal AR, Taylor V: Asian breast cancer survival in the US: a comparison between Asian immigrants, US-born Asian Americans and Caucasians. International Journal of Epidemiology. 2001, 30: 976-982. 10.1093/ije/30.5.976.
Kagawa-Singer M, Pourat N: Asian American and Pacific Islander breast and cervical carcinoma screening rates and Healthy People 2000 Objectives. Cancer. 2000, 89: 696-705. 10.1002/1097-0142(20000801)89:3<696::AID-CNCR27>3.0.CO;2-7.
Kagawa-Singer M: Addressing issues for early detection and screening in ethnic populations--an update. Oncology Nursing Forum. 2000, 27: 62-63.
Haas JS, Phillips KA, Sonneborn D, McCulloch CE, Liang SY: Effect of managed care insurance on the use of preventive care for specific ethnic groups in the United States. Medical Care. 2002, 40: 743-751. 10.1097/00005650-200209000-00004.
Smith RA, Saslow D, Sawyer KA, Burke W, Costanza ME, Evans III WP, Foster Jr. RS, Hendrick E, Eyre HJ, Sener S: American Cancer Society guidelines for breast cancer screening: update 2003. A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. 2003, 53:
Green BB, Taplin SH: Breast cancer screening controversies. Journal of the American Board of Family Practice. 2003, 16: 233-241.
Kerkolikowske K: Efficacy of screening mammography among women aged 40-49 and 50-59: comparison of relative and absolute benefit. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 1997, 22: 79-81.
Wisker G: The postgraduate research handbook: succeed with your MA, MPhil, EdD and PhD. 2001, New York, New York, Palgrave, 141-142.
May DS, Kiefe CI, Funkhouser E, Fouad MN: Compliance with mammography guidelines: physician recommendation and patient adherence. Preventive Medicine. 1999, 28: 386-394. 10.1006/pmed.1998.0443.
Reeves MJ, Remington PL: Use of patient reminder letters to promote cancer screening services in women: a population-based study in Wisconsin. Journal of Preventive Medicine. 1999, 29: 202-209. 10.1006/pmed.1999.0526.
Maurer WJ: Breast cancer screening complacency and compliance. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 1995, 94: 305-306.
Lipkus IM, Rimer BK, Halabi S, Strigo TS: Can tailored interventions increase mammography use among HMO women?. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2000, 18: 1-10. 10.1016/S0749-3797(99)00106-3.
Saywell RM Jr., Champion VL, Skinner CS, McQuillen D, Martin D, Maraj M: Cost-effectiveness comparison of five interventions to increase mammography screening. Preventive Medicine. 1999, 29: 374-382. 10.1006/pmed.1999.0568.
Ludman EJ, Curry SJ, Meyer D: Implementation of outreach telephone counseling to promote mammography participation. Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education. 1999, 26: 689-702.
Taplin SH, Barlow W, Ludman E, MacLehos R, Meyer DM, Seger D, Herta D, Chin C, Curry S: Testing reminder and motivational telephone calls to increase screening mammography: a randomized study. Journal of National Cancer Institute. 2000, 92: 233-242. 10.1093/jnci/92.3.233.
Barr JK, Franks AL, Lee NC: A randomized three-group intervention to improve ongoing participation in mammography. 1998
Hayes C, O'Herlihy B, Hynes M: The impact of reminder letters on attendance for breast cancer screening. Irish Journal of Medical Science. 1999, 168: 29-32.
Vellozzi CJ, Romans M, Rothenberg RB: Delivering breast and cervical cancer screening services to underserved women: part I. literature review and telephone survey. Women's Health Issues. 1996, 6: 65-73. 10.1016/1049-3867(96)00002-3.
Clover K, Redman S, Forbes J, Sanson-Fisher R, Callaghan T: Two sequential randomized trials of community participation to recruit women for mammographic screening. Preventive Medicine. 1996, 25:
Andresen J: Cultural competence and health care: Japanese, Korean, and Indian patients in the United States. Journal of Cultural Diversity. 2001, 8: 109-121.
Frank E, Rimer BK, Brogan D, Elon L: U.S. women physicians' personal and clinical breast cancer screening practices. Journal of Women's Health & Gender-Based Medicine. 2000, 9: 719-801. 10.1089/15246090050147763.
Frisbie PW, Cho Y, Hummer RA: Immigration and the health of Asian and Pacific Islander adults in the United States. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2001, 153: 372-380. 10.1093/aje/153.4.372.
Ryu H, Young WB, Park C: Korean American health insurance and health services utilizatiion. Research in Nursing and Health. 2001, 24: 494-505. 10.1002/nur.10009.
Tang TS, Solomon LJ, McCracken LM: Cultural barriers to mammography, clincal breast exam, and breast self-exam among Chinese-American women 60 and older. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2000, 31: 575-583. 10.1006/pmed.2000.0753.
Ajzen I, Fisbein M: The prediction of behavior from attitudinal and normative variables. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 1970, 6: 466-487.
Becker MH: The health belief model and personal health behavior. 1974, Thorofare, N. J., C. B. Slack