EDUCATING AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN ABOUT PROSTATE CANCER: THE BARBERSHOP PROGRAM
- Focus Groups in the Design of Prostate Cancer Screening Information for Hispanic Farmworkers and African American Men. Meade, Cathy D.; Calvo, Arlene; Rivera, Marlene A.; Baer, Roberta D. // Oncology Nursing Forum;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p967
Purpose/Objectives: To gain a better understanding of men's everyday concerns as part of formative research for creating relevant prostate cancer screening education; to describe methods and processes used to conduct community-based focus groups. Setting: Community-based settings in catchment...
- VOICES. Carter, Peter // Nursing Standard;2/22/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 25, p22
Community nurses hold the key to creating a healthier nation, writes Peter Carter.
- Prediction: Prostate cancer deaths to hit all time low in 2006. Shabazz, Saeed // New York Amsterdam News;5/11/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 20, p33
The article reports on the findings of the NYU School of Medicine Center for Immigrant Health, which claims that African American men in the United States have the highest reported rate of prostate cancer worldwide. The American Cancer Society reports that there were 14,220 new cases of prostate...
- Do district nurses have a public health role? Toofany, Swaleh // Primary Health Care;Jun2007, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p21
The article focuses on the public health role of district nurses in Great Britain. It explores on the contribution of district nurses to public heath and to the expansion of public health agenda. The roles of district nurses in public health include health promotion and disease prevention. It...
- A taste of community nursing. Bailey, Jody // Nursing Standard;11/24/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p28
The article focuses on a book related to community nursing. The ten short chapters give an insight into community nursing and demonstrate the difference between such work and the work of their colleagues in acute settings. Each chapter explores a notable element of working in the community. It...
- DEMANDAS DA PRÃTICA DA EDUCAÃ‡ÃƒO EM SAÃšDE PARA O COTIDIANO DO ENFERMEIRO: REVISÃƒO NARRATIVA. Ceolin, Silvana; Padoin, Stela Maris de Mello; Noal, Helena Carolina; Terra, Marlene Gomes; da Silva, Cristiane Trivisiol; de Paula, Cristiane Cardoso // Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado e Fundamental;oct2011, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p2453
Objective: To analyze the demands to nurse?s quotidian through published articles about health education?s theme. Method: Narrative review, developed based on LILACS data, with the words: "health in education" and "health promotion" and "nursing", in the period from 1986 to 2010. Results: Two...
- Defusing the public health time-bomb... Beckford-Ball, Jason // Journal of Community Nursing;Apr/May2014, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p4
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- Selected Abstracts. // American Journal of Health Promotion;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 6, Special Section p9
The article presents several abstracts, including abstracts on tobacco use among Latinos attending community health fairs, the identification of undiagnosed inflammatory arthritis in a community health fair screening and the use of health fairs to develop public health nursing competencies.
- NBA legend raising awareness after cancer fight. Hightower, Kyle // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;2/22/2012, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p3
The article focuses on the efforts of National Basketball Association (NBA) legend Oscar Robertson to raise awareness on prostate cancer after being stricken with the said disease in the U.S. in 2011. According to Robertson, he wanted to reach out to African Americans since they are not as...