Exploring research participants' perceptions of cardiovascular risk information-Room for improvement and empowerment.

08:00 EDT 22nd March 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Exploring research participants' perceptions of cardiovascular risk information-Room for improvement and empowerment."

The objective of this study was to explore research participants' (adults, age 50-65) perceptions of receiving cardiovascular risk information.


Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Patient education and counseling
ISSN: 1873-5134


DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [36656 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Healthy volunteers' perceptions of risk in US Phase I clinical trials: A mixed-methods study.

There is limited research on healthy volunteers' perceptions of the risks of Phase I clinical trials. In order to contribute empirically to long-standing ethical concerns about healthy volunteers' inv...

Dietary habits, body image, and health service access related to cardiovascular diseases in rural Zambia: A qualitative study.

Cardiovascular diseases are among the leading causes of mortality and morbidity in sub-Saharan Africa, including Zambia, where cardiovascular diseases account for 8% of the mortality rates. Despite an...

Racial Differences in Smoking-related Disease Risk Perceptions Among Adults Completing Lung Cancer Screening: Follow-up Results from the ACRIN/NLST Ancillary Study.

Previous work suggests that, compared to white adults, black adults have lower perceived risk for smoking-related diseases (SRDs), which may influence cessation behavior and health outcomes; however, ...

Hypertriglyceridaemia predicts the subsequent long-term risk of cardiovascular events in Chinese adults: Results from a 23-year follow-up of the Daqing Diabetes Study.

Limited information is available on the long-term risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) associated with hypertriglyceridaemia (HTG) in the Chinese population. We estimated this risk over a 23-year peri...

Understanding Cumulative Risk Perception from Judgments and Choices: An Application to Flood Risks.

Catastrophic events, such as floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, and tsunamis, are rare, yet the cumulative risk of each event occurring at least once over an extended time period can be substantial. In ...

Clinical Trials [19346 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluating Strategies to Present Colon Cancer Screening Information

This is a study examining the effects of different educational-motivational materials about colorectal cancer screening on perceptions and intentions to get screened. Eligible participant...

Risk Factors of Recovery Room Delirium After Elective Non-cardiovascular Surgery

Despite recent advances in postoperative delirium research, the proportion of patients with postoperative delirium is still high ranging between 20-80%. Although postoperative delirium is ...

Reactions to Disease Risk Information

This study is part of an effort to learn about interactions between doctors and patients. The study will use virtual reality technology to examine how patients and doctors interact when th...

Reducing CVD Risk in African Americans Faith Communities

The ultimate goal of our partnership with local African-American churches is to implement an effective, multi-component intervention to increase awareness of the critical importance of hea...

The Effects of Two Education Strategies About Insulin on Patient Preferences and Perceptions About Insulin Therapy

This study compared the impact of two educational strategies (an education program versus a pamphlet) on participants preferences for insulin and their perceptions about insulin and inject...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Information systems, usually computer-assisted, designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling administrative activities associated with the provision and utilization of operating room services and facilities.

Research that derives data from observation, interviews, or verbal interactions and focuses on the meanings and interpretations of the participants (From Holloway and Wheeler, "Ethical issues in qualitative nursing research," Nursing Ethics, 1995 Sep; 2(3): 223-232).

A specialty concerned with the nursing care of patients suffering from disorders of the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM as well as those identified as at risk for adverse cardiac or vascular events.

Restoration of functions to the maximum degree possible in a person or persons suffering from a CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE. It also includes cardiac conditioning and SECONDARY PREVENTION in patients with elevated cardiovascular risk profile.

Research carried out by nurses in the clinical setting and designed to provide information that will help improve patient care. Other professional staff may also participate in the research.

Quick Search


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topic

Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) Blood Cardiovascular Dialysis Hypertension Stent Stroke Vascular Cardiovascular disease (CVD) includes all the diseases of the heart and circulation including coronary heart disease (angina...

Searches Linking to this Article