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dc.contributor.authorMann, Eleanoren
dc.contributor.authorKellar, Ianen
dc.contributor.authorSutton, Stephenen
dc.contributor.authorKinmonth, Ann-Louiseen
dc.contributor.authorHankins, Matthewen
dc.contributor.authorGriffin, Simonen
dc.contributor.authorMarteau, Theresaen
dc.date.accessioned2011-06-16T15:48:20Z
dc.date.available2011-06-16T15:48:20Z
dc.date.issued2010-12-17en
dc.identifier.issn1471-2458
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/237775
dc.description.abstractAbstract Background Despite concerns that facilitating informed choice would decrease diabetes screening uptake, 'informed choice' invitations that increased knowledge did not affect attendance (the DICISION trial). We explored possible reasons using data from an experimental analogue study undertaken to develop the invitations. We tested a model of the impact on knowledge, attitude and intentions of a diabetes screening invitation designed to facilitate informed choices. Methods 417 men and women aged 40-69 recruited from town centres in the UK were randomised to receive either an invitation for diabetes screening designed to facilitate informed choice or a standard type of invitation. Knowledge of the invitation, attitude towards diabetes screening, and intention to attend for diabetes screening were assessed two weeks later. Results Attitude was a strong predictor of screening intentions (β = .64, p = .001). Knowledge added to the model but was a weak predictor of intentions (β = .13, p = .005). However, invitation type did not predict attitudes towards screening but did predict knowledge (β = -.45, p = .001), which mediated a small effect of invitation type on intention (indirect β = -.06, p = .017). Conclusions These findings may explain why information about the benefits and harms of screening did not reduce diabetes screening attendance in the DICISION trial.
dc.languageEnglishen
dc.language.isoen
dc.titleImpact of informed-choice invitations on diabetes screening knowledge, attitude and intentions: an analogue studyen
dc.typeArticle
dc.date.updated2011-06-16T15:48:21Z
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dc.rights.holderMann et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.
prism.publicationDate2010en
dcterms.dateAccepted2010-12-17en
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rioxxterms.licenseref.startdate2010-12-17en
dc.contributor.orcidSutton, Stephen [0000-0003-1610-0404]
dc.contributor.orcidGriffin, Simon [0000-0002-2157-4797]
dc.contributor.orcidMarteau, Theresa [0000-0003-3025-1129]
dc.identifier.eissn1471-2458
rioxxterms.typeJournal Article/Reviewen
pubs.funder-project-idMRC (G0200391)
pubs.funder-project-idMRC (MC_UU_12015/4)
pubs.funder-project-idMedical Research Council (MC_U106179474)
pubs.funder-project-idNIHR Central Commissioning Facility (NIHRDH-RP-PG-0606-1259)


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