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Health Information National Trends Survey
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HINTS Questions Used in this Published Article

Classification tree analysis to examine influences on colorectal cancer screening., Dominick GM, Papas MA, Rogers ML, Rakowski W., Cancer Causes & Control, March 2015

22 Items found.

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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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Demographics
Health Communication
Based on the results of your most recent search for information about health or medical topics, how much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? It took a lot of effort to get the information you needed.
Based on the results of your most recent search for information about health or medical topics, how much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? You felt frustrated during your search for the information.
Based on the results of your most recent search for information about health or medical topics, how much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The information you found was hard to understand.
Overall, how confident are you that you could get advice or information about health or medical topics if you needed it?
Health Services
I avoid seeing my doctor because I fear I may have a serious illness.
I avoid seeing my doctor because it makes me think about dying.
Are there any other reasons why you avoid seeing your doctor?
Health Status
Numeracy
In general, how easy or hard do you find it to understand medical statistics?
When people tell you the chance of something happening do you prefer they use words or numbers?
In general, I depend on numbers and statistics to help me make decisions about my health.
Tobacco Use
Smoking Status (Composite of Smoke100 and SmokeNow Recode)
X

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