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Health Information National Trends Survey
Part of NCI's Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences

HINTS Questions Used in this Published Article

Associations of spontaneous self-affirmation with health care experiences and health information seeking in a national survey of US adults, Taber J, Howell J, Emanuel A, Klein W, Ferrera R, Harris P, Psychology and Health, September 2015

33 Items found.

Legend

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)

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Cancer Communication
Do family members and friends ask you for information or advice on health topics?
Demographics
Health Communication
Have you ever looked for information about health or medical topics from any source?
Health Services
The following questions are about your communication with all doctors, nurses, or other health professionals you saw during the past 12 months…How often did they spend enough time with you?
The following questions are about your communication with all doctors, nurses, or other health professionals you saw during the past 12 months... How often did doctors, nurses, or other health professionals give you the chance to ask all the health-relate
The following questions are about your communication with all doctors, nurses, or other health professionals you saw during the past 12 months…How often did doctors, nurses, or other health professionals give the attention you needed to your feelings and emotions?
Overall, how would you rate the quality of health care you received in the past 12 months?
About how long has it been since you last visited a doctor for a routine checkup? A routine checkup is a general physical exam, not an exam for a specific injury, illness, or condition.
Health Status
How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? When I feel threatened or anxious I find myself thinking about my strengths
How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? When I feel threatened or anxious I find myself thinking about my values
How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? I'm always optimistic about my future
Internet Use
In the past 12 months, have you done the following things while using the Internet? Looked for health or medical information for yourself?
In the past 12 months, have you done the following things while using the Internet? Looked for health or medical information for someone else?
How willing would you be to exchange the following types of medical information with a health care provider electronically through your mobile phone or tablet? Lifestyle behaviors (e.g., physical activity, food intake, sleep patterns, etc.)
Medical Research and Medical Records
More and more, people are getting involved in research in new ways beyond being a research subject. They are partnering with medical researchers to help decide what research is done and how it is done. For example, people can suggest important topics to study or how to report results to the public. This is sometimes called "patient engagement" in research. Have you ever heard about "patient engagement" in medical research?...
More and more, people are getting involved in research in new ways beyond being a research subject. They are partnering with medical researchers to help decide what research is done and how it is done. For example, people can suggest important topics to study or how to report results to the public. This is sometimes called "patient engagement" in research. Have you ever engaged in medical research in this way?
More and more, people are getting involved in research in new ways beyond being a research subject. They are partnering with medical researchers to help decide what research is done and how it is done. For example, people can suggest important topics to study or how to report results to the public. This is sometimes called "patient engagement" in research. Would you ever be interested in engaging in research this way?
Patient-provider Communication
During the past 12 months, how often did doctors or other health providers listen carefully to you?
In general, how often do you do each of the following? Take with you to your doctor visits a list of questions or concerns you want to cover
In general, how often do you do each of the following? Ask your doctor to explain a test, treatment, or procedure to you in detail
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