Richards, S.; Holder-Nevins, Desmalee; Eldemire-Shearer, Denise A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Factors Influencing Blood Donation Actions and Intent Among Students at the University of Technology. [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Objective: To find out factors which influence decisions for or against donation of blood among university students. Methods: Two hundred students were randomly selected from four programme strata in the Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences at the University of Technology, Jamaica. Their knowledge of blood donation facts, history of blood donation and intent to do so in the future were assessed using a questionnaire based on the trans-theoretical model of behaviour change.....