Browsing by author "Davey, H"
Beliefs and beyond: what can we learn from qualitative studies of lay people’s understandings of cancer risk? Lipworth, W; Davey, H; Carter, SM; Hooker, C; Hu, WPublished 2010-01-01Background: Clinicians and public health professionals are centrally concerned with mediating risk. However people often resist the risk-related information that is communicated to them by experts, or have their own models ...Open AccessArticle
Carter, SM; Hooker, C; Davey, HPublished 2009-01-01A large literature concurs that social determinants of health are demonstrable, important, and insufficiently attended to in policy and practice. A resulting priority for research should be to determine how the social ...Open AccessArticle
Hooker, C; Carter, SM; Davey, HPublished 2009-01-01In this paper we examine how cancer risk is written in cancer policy documents from the English speaking OECD nations. We offer an audit of the multiple ways in which cancer risk is conceptualized and presented in health ...Open AccessArticle