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Kasisomayajula Viswanath

Kasisomayajula Viswanath

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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 58 Citations 23,177 207 World Ranking 690 National Ranking 350

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Public health
  • The Internet

His primary scientific interests are in Public health, Public relations, Gerontology, Environmental health and Social determinants of health. His Public health research incorporates themes from Social psychology, Health care and Information seeking. His Gerontology research includes elements of Health Information National Trends Survey, Longitudinal cohort, Social support and Quality of life.

The concepts of his Environmental health study are interwoven with issues in Social research and Socioeconomic status. His Social determinants of health research integrates issues from Health equity, Health communication, Social environment and Vaccination. He focuses mostly in the field of Health promotion, narrowing it down to matters related to Health policy and, in some cases, Global health.

His most cited work include:

  • Health behavior and health education : theory, research, and practice (6087 citations)
  • Trust and sources of health information: the impact of the Internet and its implications for health care providers: findings from the first Health Information National Trends Survey. (1087 citations)
  • Lessons Learned from Public Health Mass Media Campaigns: Marketing Health in a Crowded Media World* (390 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Kasisomayajula Viswanath mainly investigates Public health, Environmental health, Gerontology, Public relations and Health promotion. Kasisomayajula Viswanath works mostly in the field of Public health, limiting it down to topics relating to Family medicine and, in certain cases, Young adult. His study in Environmental health is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Tobacco control, Mass media, Social determinants of health, Health equity and Socioeconomic status.

His research in Socioeconomic status intersects with topics in Demography and Information seeking behavior. His Gerontology research includes themes of Intervention, Health care, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and Information seeking. Kasisomayajula Viswanath has included themes like Capacity building and Behavior change in his Health promotion study.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public health (26.89%)
  • Environmental health (21.21%)
  • Gerontology (20.45%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Demography (11.36%)
  • Happiness (6.06%)
  • Social media (5.68%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Kasisomayajula Viswanath mostly deals with Demography, Happiness, Social media, Public health and Health equity. His Public health research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Socioeconomic status, Logistic regression and Environmental health. His Environmental health research incorporates themes from Behavior change and Tobacco use.

His Health equity research includes elements of Chauvinism, Absenteeism, Participatory action research, Health promotion and Social determinants of health. As a member of one scientific family, Kasisomayajula Viswanath mostly works in the field of Social determinants of health, focusing on Pacific islanders and, on occasion, Health care. His Social support research incorporates elements of Interpersonal communication and Gerontology.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Association of Social Media Use With Social Well-Being, Positive Mental Health, and Self-Rated Health: Disentangling Routine Use From Emotional Connection to Use (18 citations)
  • Mixed-methods approach to evaluate an mHealth intervention to increase adherence to triage of human papillomavirus-positive women who have performed self-collection (the ATICA study): study protocol for a hybrid type I cluster randomized effectiveness-implementation trial (9 citations)
  • Community engagement for health system resilience: evidence from Liberia's Ebola epidemic. (8 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social science
  • Public health
  • The Internet

His primary areas of study are Public relations, Community engagement, Demography, Clinical psychology and Happiness. The various areas that Kasisomayajula Viswanath examines in his Public relations study include Absenteeism, Health informatics, Health equity, Digital divide and Big data. He combines subjects such as Evidence-based practice and Medical education with his study of Community engagement.

His Demography study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Sexual minority, Lesbian, Sexual orientation and Smokeless tobacco. His work carried out in the field of Clinical psychology brings together such families of science as Intraclass correlation and Quality of life. The study incorporates disciplines such as Odds ratio, Sleep in non-human animals, Insomnia and Population study in addition to Happiness.

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Best Publications

Health behavior and health education : theory, research, and practice

Karen Glanz;Barbara K. Rimer;K. Viswanath.
e - BOOK STIKES - POLTEKKES MAJAPAHIT (2008)

10663 Citations

Trust and sources of health information: the impact of the Internet and its implications for health care providers: findings from the first Health Information National Trends Survey.

Bradford W. Hesse;David E. Nelson;Gary L. Kreps;Robert T. Croyle.
JAMA Internal Medicine (2005)

1733 Citations

Health behavior : theory, research, and practice

Karen Glanz;Barbara K. Rimer;K. Viswanath.
(2015)

784 Citations

Lessons Learned from Public Health Mass Media Campaigns: Marketing Health in a Crowded Media World*

Whitney Randolph;K. Viswanath.
Annual Review of Public Health (2004)

652 Citations

The Knowledge Gap Hypothesis: Twenty-Five Years Later

K. Viswanath;John R. Finnegan.
Annals of the International Communication Association (1996)

462 Citations

Cancer knowledge and disparities in the information age.

K Viswanath;Nancy Breen;Helen Meissner;Richard P Moser.
Journal of Health Communication (2006)

318 Citations

The communications revolution and cancer control

K. Viswanath.
Nature Reviews Cancer (2005)

284 Citations

Health and the Information Nonseeker: A Profile

Shoba Ramanadhan;K. Viswanath.
Health Communication (2006)

265 Citations

Health Disparities, Communication Inequalities, and eHealth

K. Viswanath;Matthew W. Kreuter.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine (2007)

218 Citations

Racial Disparities in the Outcomes of Communication on Medical Care Received Near Death

Jennifer W. Mack;M. Elizabeth Paulk;Kasisomayajula Viswanath;Holly G. Prigerson.
JAMA Internal Medicine (2010)

215 Citations

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