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The Resource CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997, CBS NewsThe New York Times, (electronic resource)

CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997, CBS NewsThe New York Times, (electronic resource)

Label
CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997
Title
CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997
Statement of responsibility
CBS NewsThe New York Times
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This special topic poll, fielded May 19-22, 1997, is part of a continuing series of monthly surveys that solicit public opinion on the presidency and on a range of other political and social issues. The focus of this data collection was men's and women's health issues. Respondents were asked about health-related topics such as what they thought was the leading cause of death for women, the perceived differences in men's and women's health and their interactions with their doctors, what they thought were the most serious diseases or medical problems facing the country, and whether they thought the federal government spends more money researching health problems as they relate to men or more money researching health problems as they relate to women. Female respondents were polled on whether a doctor had ever discussed mammograms with them, whether they ever had a mammogram, how trustworthy, safe, and painful mammograms were, at which age women should begin getting mammograms, and how often they conducted breast self-examinations. All respondents were asked whether they tried alternative medicine, whether they had considered trying alternative medicine, and whether they would choose alternative medicine instead of traditional medicine. A series of questions were asked about the type of interactions respondents had with their doctors such as whether respondents felt intimidated by their doctors, how comfortable respondents felt asking their doctors a lot of questions, whether respondents thought their doctors spoke down to them, and whether respondents usually call their doctors by their first name. Respondent's views were also sought on other topics such as the respondent's state of health, menopause, and hormone replacement therapy. Demographic variables included sex, age, race, education level, employment status, presence of children and teen ... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04490
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Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
numeric data
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • CBS News
  • New York Times Company
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • CBS News/New York Times Poll Series
Series volume
  • 4490
  • 4490
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Breast cancer
  • Health
  • Health behavior
  • Health care
  • Health problems
  • Mammography
  • Medical care
  • Menopause
  • Patient care
  • Patient education
  • Patients
  • Physician patient relationship
  • Physicians
  • Public opinion
  • Womens health care
Target audience
specialized
Label
CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997, CBS NewsThe New York Times, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2009-04-22
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997
Control code
MIU01000000000000007093392
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450149
  • (OCoLC)436450149
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04490
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450149
  • (OCoLC)436450149
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04490
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Type of computer file
1 dataset.
Label
CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997, CBS NewsThe New York Times, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2009-04-22
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: CBS News/New York Times Women's Health Poll, May 1997
Control code
MIU01000000000000007093392
Dimensions
unknown
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450149
  • (OCoLC)436450149
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04490
  • (OCoLC)ocn436450149
  • (OCoLC)436450149
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR04490
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Type of computer file
1 dataset.

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