Valerie F Reyna

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Risk perception and communication in vaccination decisions: a fuzzy-trace theory approach
    Valerie F Reyna
    Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vaccine 30:3790-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Physician decision making and cardiac risk: effects of knowledge, risk perception, risk tolerance, and fuzzy processing
    Valerie F Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 12:179-95. 2006
  3. pmc A theory of medical decision making and health: fuzzy trace theory
    Valerie F Reyna
    Departments of Human Development and Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:850-65. 2008
  4. pmc How numeracy influences risk comprehension and medical decision making
    Valerie F Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, B44 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:943-73. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Neurobiological and memory models of risky decision making in adolescents versus young adults
    Valerie F Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Center for Behavioral Economics and Decision Research, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 37:1125-42. 2011
  6. pmc Fuzzy trace theory and medical decisions by minors: differences in reasoning between adolescents and adults
    Evan A Wilhelms
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 14850, USA
    J Med Philos 38:268-82. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Superposition of episodic memories: overdistribution and quantum models
    Charles J Brainerd
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
    Top Cogn Sci 5:773-99. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Is the apolipoprotein e genotype a biomarker for mild cognitive impairment? Findings from a nationally representative study
    Charles J Brainerd
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:679-89. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Explaining contradictory relations between risk perception and risk taking
    Britain Mills
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:429-33. 2008

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Publications9

  1. pmc Risk perception and communication in vaccination decisions: a fuzzy-trace theory approach
    Valerie F Reyna
    Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vaccine 30:3790-7. 2012
    ..Anti-vaccination sources provide more coherent accounts of the gist of vaccination than official sources, filling a need to understand rare adverse outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physician decision making and cardiac risk: effects of knowledge, risk perception, risk tolerance, and fuzzy processing
    Valerie F Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 12:179-95. 2006
    ..Consistent with fuzzy-trace theory, experts achieved better discrimination by processing less information and made sharper all-or-none distinctions among decision categories...
  3. pmc A theory of medical decision making and health: fuzzy trace theory
    Valerie F Reyna
    Departments of Human Development and Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:850-65. 2008
    ..Theory-based interventions that work (and why they work) are presented, ranging from specific techniques aimed at enhancing representation, retrieval, and processing to a comprehensive intervention that integrates these components...
  4. pmc How numeracy influences risk comprehension and medical decision making
    Valerie F Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, B44 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:943-73. 2009
    ..To address this gap, we outline four theoretical approaches (psychophysical, computational, standard dual-process, and fuzzy trace theory), review their implications for numeracy, and point to avenues for future research...
  5. doi request reprint Neurobiological and memory models of risky decision making in adolescents versus young adults
    Valerie F Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Center for Behavioral Economics and Decision Research, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 37:1125-42. 2011
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  6. pmc Fuzzy trace theory and medical decisions by minors: differences in reasoning between adolescents and adults
    Evan A Wilhelms
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 14850, USA
    J Med Philos 38:268-82. 2013
    ..Use of the exception should be accompanied by medical experts' input on the bottom-line gist of risks involved in treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Superposition of episodic memories: overdistribution and quantum models
    Charles J Brainerd
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
    Top Cogn Sci 5:773-99. 2013
    ..OD and QEM have different strengths, and the current challenge is to identify contrasting empirical predictions that can be used to pit them against each other. ..
  8. doi request reprint Is the apolipoprotein e genotype a biomarker for mild cognitive impairment? Findings from a nationally representative study
    Charles J Brainerd
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:679-89. 2011
    ..We tested two contrasting explanations: (a) an ε4-AD specificity hypothesis, and (b) a measurement insensitivity hypothesis...
  9. doi request reprint Explaining contradictory relations between risk perception and risk taking
    Britain Mills
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:429-33. 2008
    ..Results support a dual-processes interpretation of the relation between risk perception and risk taking according to which observed relations depend on whether the cues in questions trigger verbatim or gist processing...