Variable Details:

Source:

Reifenstein, Karen (2007), "Care-Seeking Behaviors of African American Women with Breast Cancer Symptoms", Research in Nursing and health, 30, 542-557.
[Endnote]


Variable



Definition:

  • Expectations and values of outcomes of care seeking.


Item(s):

  • Having the problem dealt with.
  • I would be told that I have breast cancer.


Citations:

  • Lauver, D., and C. Ho (1993), "Explaining delay in careseeking for breast cancer symptoms", Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 23, 1806-1825. [Endnote]
  • Lauver, D., and A. Chang (1991), "Testing theoretical explanations of intention to seek care for a breast cancer symptom", Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 21, 1440-1458. [Endnote]