Adaptation of an evidence-based intervention to promote colorectal cancer screening: a quasi-experimental study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Implementation science : IS, Volume 9, Issue 1, p.85 (2014)


2014, July 2014, Public Health Sciences Division


To accelerate the translation of research findings into practice for underserved populations, we investigated the adaptation of an evidence-based intervention (EBI), designed to increase colorectal cancer (CRC) screening in one limited English-proficient (LEP) population (Chinese), for another LEP group (Vietnamese) with overlapping cultural and health beliefs.