Using Social Media to Increase the Rates of the HPV Vaccinations Among African Americans

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623387
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Using Social Media to Increase the Rates of the HPV Vaccinations Among African Americans
Author(s):
Howard, Patricia Anne; Elmi, Ahmed
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Gamma Phi
Author Details:
Patricia Anne Howard, MSLS, BSN, College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, USA; Ahmed Elmi, MPH, Clinical Research Support, 3PStrategies, Ellicott City, Maryland, USA
Abstract:

The HPV vaccine can reduce HPV infections that lead to cancers. Social media is a method to disseminate health education. Gustafson and Woodworth cite, 80% of adults use the internet to find answers about health-related topics. This project may increase HPV vaccine knowledge, uptake and completion rate using social media.

Keywords:
Human papillomavirus vaccination; Social Media; Transtheoretical Model of Change (TTM)
Repository Posting Date:
20-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
20-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST179
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleUsing Social Media to Increase the Rates of the HPV Vaccinations Among African Americansen_US
dc.contributor.authorHoward, Patricia Anneen
dc.contributor.authorElmi, Ahmeden
dc.contributor.departmentGamma Phien
dc.author.detailsPatricia Anne Howard, MSLS, BSN, College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois, USA; Ahmed Elmi, MPH, Clinical Research Support, 3PStrategies, Ellicott City, Maryland, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623387-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>The HPV vaccine can reduce HPV infections that lead to cancers. Social media is a method to disseminate health education. Gustafson and Woodworth cite, 80% of adults use the internet to find answers about health-related topics. This project may increase HPV vaccine knowledge, uptake and completion rate using social media.</span></p>en
dc.subjectHuman papillomavirus vaccinationen
dc.subjectSocial Mediaen
dc.subjectTranstheoretical Model of Change (TTM)en
dc.date.available2017-10-20T14:01:38Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-20-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-20T14:01:38Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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