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HINTS Questions Used in this Published Article

Concern about security and privacy, and perceived control over collection and use of health information are related to withholding of health information from healthcare providers., Agaku IT, Adisa AO, Ayo-Yusuf OA, Connolly GN., Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, March 2014

11 Items found.


H1 = HINTS 1 (2003)

H2 = HINTS 2 (2005)

H3 = HINTS 3 (2008)

H4Cyc1 = HINTS 4 Cycle 1 (2011)

H4Cyc2 = HINTS 4 Cycle 2 (2012)

H4Cyc3 = HINTS 4 Cycle 3 (2013)

H4Cyc4 = HINTS 4 Cycle 4 (2014)

FDA = HINTS FDA (2015)

FDACyc2 = HINTS FDA Cycle 2 (2017)

H5Cyc1 = HINTS 5 Cycle 1 (2017)

H5Cyc2 = HINTS 5 Cycle 2 (2018)

H5Cyc3 = HINTS 5 Cycle 3 (2019)

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Health Status
Medical Research and Medical Records
How confident are you that safeguards (including the use of technology) are in place to protect your medical record from being seen by people who aren’t permitted to see them?
Have you ever kept information from your health care provider because you were concerned about the privacy or security of your medical record?
If your medical information is sent by fax from one health care provider to another, how concerned are you that an unauthorized person would see it?
Tobacco Use