David B Portnoy
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- The role of numeracy on client knowledge in BRCA genetic counselingDavid 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...
- Waiting is the hardest part: anticipating medical test results affects processing and recall of important informationDavid 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...