David B Portnoy

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The role of numeracy on client knowledge in BRCA genetic counseling
    David B Portnoy
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7105, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:131-6. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Waiting is the hardest part: anticipating medical test results affects processing and recall of important information
    David B Portnoy
    Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:421-8. 2010

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Publications2

  1. pmc The role of numeracy on client knowledge in BRCA genetic counseling
    David B Portnoy
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7105, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 81:131-6. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of numeracy and health literacy on client's ability to learn information orally communicated during a BRCA 1/2 genetic counseling session...
  2. ncbi request reprint Waiting is the hardest part: anticipating medical test results affects processing and recall of important information
    David B Portnoy
    Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:421-8. 2010
    ..These results suggest that delivering critical information to patients after administering a test and immediately before giving the results may not be optimal...