Arch Fam Med
Institution: CLOCKSS  | My Account | E-mail Alerts | Access Rights | Sign In
  Vol. 3 No. 3, March 1994 TABLE OF CONTENTS
 • Online Features
  Original Contributions
 This Article
 •Full text PDF
 •Send to a friend
 • Save in My Folder
 •Save to citation manager
 Citing Articles
 •Citation map
 •Citing articles on HighWire
 •Contact me when this article is cited
 Related Content
 •Similar articles in this journal

An Experimental Evaluation of an Incentive Program to Reduce Serum Cholesterol Levels Among Health Fair Participants

Vincent T. Francisco, MA; Adrienne L. Paine, PhD; Stephen B. Fawcett, PhD; Judy Johnston, RD; David Banks, MS

Arch Fam Med. 1994;3(3):246-251.

Article references have been provided for searching and linking. Additional reference information may be available in the article PDF.

1. National Center for Health Statistics. Annual summary of births, marriages, divorces, and deaths: United States, 1989. Monthly Vital Stat Rep. 1990;38:1-27.
2. Lipid Research Clinics Program. The Lipid Research Clinics coronary primary prevention trial results, I: reduction in incidence of coronary heart disease. JAMA. 1984;251:351-364. FREE FULL TEXT
3. Lipid Research Clinics Program. The Lipid Research Clinics coronary primary prevention trial results, II: the relationship of reduction in incidence of coronary heart disease to cholesterol lowering. JAMA. 1984;251:365-374. FREE FULL TEXT
4. Ehnholm C, Huttunen JK, Peitenen P, et al. Effect of diet on serum lipoproteins in a population with a high risk of coronary heart disease. N Engl J Med. 1982;307:850-855. PUBMED
5. Kris-Etherton PM, Krummel D, Russell ME, et al. The effect of diet on plasma lipids, lipoproteins, and coronary heart disease. J Am Diet Assoc. 1988;88:1373-1400. PUBMED
6. Morris CD, Menashe VD, Anderson PH, Malinow MR, Illingworth DR. Community cholesterol screening: medical follow-up in subjects identified with high plasma levels. Prev Med. 1990;19:493-501. PUBMED
7. Havas S, Koumjian L, Reisman J, Hsu L, Wozenski S. Results of the Massachusetts model systems for blood cholesterol screening project. JAMA. 1991;266:375-381. FREE FULL TEXT
8. Sutterer JR, Carey MP, Silver DK, Nash DT. Risk factor knowledge, status and change in a community screening project. J Community Health. 1989;12:137-147.
9. Hilton TC, Kennedy HL. Effect of a community cholesterol screening program on serum total cholesterol level. Am J Cardiol. 1991;68:247-249. PUBMED
10. Werch CE, Schroder DA, Mathews LL. The health fair as a health promotion strategy: effects on health risk behaviors and the utility of specific health fair activities. J Am Coll Health. 1986;35:74-79. PUBMED
11. Bletzer KV. Review of a health fair screening program in mid-Michigan. J Community Health. 1989;14:149-157. PUBMED
12. Naughton MJ, Luepker RV, Strickland D. The accuracy of portable cholesterol analyzers in public screening programs. JAMA. 1990;263:1213-1217. FREE FULL TEXT
13. Kaufmann HW, McNamara MT, Anderson KM, Wilson PWF, Schaefer EJ. How reliably can compact chemistry analyzers measure lipids? JAMA. 1990;263:1245-1249. FREE FULL TEXT
14. Campbell DT, Stanley JC. Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs for Research. Boston, Mass: Houghton Mifflin Co; 1966.
15. Berwick DM. Screening in health fairs: a critical review of benefits, risks, and costs. JAMA. 1985;254:1492-1498. FREE FULL TEXT