Publications

Most Recent Publications

Erika Waters on PubMed

Janssen E, Ruiter RAC, Waters EA. Combining risk communication strategies to simultaneously convey the risks of four diseases associated with physical
inactivity to socio-demographically diverse populations
. J Behav Med. 2017 Oct 13. doi: 10.1007/s10865-017-9894-3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29027602.

Hamilton JG, Waters EA. How are Multifactorial Beliefs about the Role of Genetics and Behavior in Cancer Causation associated with Cancer Risk Cognitions 
and Emotions in the U.S. Population?
Psychooncology. 2017 Oct 10. doi: 10.1002/pon.4563. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29024169.

Izadi S, Pachur T, Wheeler C, McGuire J, Waters EA. Spontaneous mental associations with the words "side effect": Implications for informed and shared
decision making
. Patient Educ Couns. 2017 Oct;100(10):1928-1933. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2017.05.029. Epub 2017 May 24. PubMed PMID: 28583721; PubMed
Central PMCID: PMC5573624.

Lophatananon A, Usher-Smith J, Campbell J, Warcaba J, Silarova B, Waters EA, Colditz GA, Muir KR. Development of a Cancer Risk Prediction Tool for Use in the UK Primary Care and Community Settings. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2017 Jul;10(7):421-430. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-16-0288. Epub 2017 May 30. PubMed PMID: 28559460; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5501968.

Waters EA, Ball L, Gehlert S. "I don't believe it." Acceptance and skepticism of genetic health information among African-American and White smokers. Soc Sci Med. 2017 Jul;184:153-160. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.04.053. Epub 2017 May 3. PubMed PMID: 28527373.

Lophatananon A, Usher-Smith J, Campbell J, Warcaba J, Silarova B, Waters EA, Colditz GA, Muir KR. Development of a Cancer Risk Prediction Tool for Use in the UK Primary Care and Community Settings. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2017 Jul;10(7):421-430. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-16-0288. Epub 2017 May 30. PubMed 
PMID: 28559460.

Izadi S, Pachur T, Wheeler C, McGuire J, Waters EA. Spontaneous mental associations with the words "side effect": Implications for informed and shared decision making. Patient Educ Couns. 2017 May 24. pii: S0738-3991(17)30313-0. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2017.05.029. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28583721. 

Waters EA, Mueller-Luckey G, LeVault K, Jenkins WD. Perceived Harms and Social Norms in the Use of Electronic Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco. J Health Commun. 2017 Apr 25:1-9. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2017.1311972. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28441095.

Fowler SL, Klein WM, Ball L, McGuire J, Colditz GA, & Waters EA. Using an Internet-Based Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool to Improve Social-Cognitive Precursors of Physical Activity. Med Decis Making. 2017 Mar 1:272989X17699835. doi: 10.1177/0272989X17699835. [Epub ahead of print] 

LeVault K, Mueller-Luckey G, Waters EA, Fogleman A, Crumly D, Jenkins WD. E-cigarettes: Who's using them and why? J Fam Pract. 2016 Jun;65(6):390-7. PubMed PMID: 27474820.

McQueen A, Waters EA, Kaphingst KA, Caburnay CA, Sanders Thompson VL, Boyum S, Kreuter MW. Examining Interpretations of Graphic Cigarette Warning Labels Among U.S. Youth and Adults. J Health Commun. 2016 Aug;21(8):855-67. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2016.1177142. Epub 2016 Jul 13. PubMed PMID: 27410753.

Waters EA, Pachur T, Colditz GA. Side Effect Perceptions and Their Impact on Treatment Decisions in Women. Med Decis Making. 2016 May 23. pii:0272989X16650664. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27216581.

Samson P, Waters EA, Meyers B, Politi MC. Shared Decision Making and Effective Risk Communication in the High-Risk Patient With Operable Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jun;101(6):2049-52. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.02.086. PubMed PMID: 27211932.

Waters EA, Kiviniemi MT, Orom H, & Hay JL. "I don't know" my cancer risk: Implications for health behavior engagement. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 2016 Mar 2. [Epub ahead of print].

Emanuel AS, Kiviniemi MT, Howell JL, Hay JL, Waters EA, Orom H, Shepperd JA. Avoiding cancer risk information. Soc Sci Med. 2015 Dec;147:113-20. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.10.058. Epub 2015 Oct 27. PubMed PMID: 26560410; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4689624.