Cara L Cuite

Summary

Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A test of numeric formats for communicating risk probabilities
    Cara L Cuite
    Food Policy Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:377-84. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk perceptions and their relation to risk behavior
    Noel T Brewer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:125-30. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Nutrient analysis of varying socioeconomic status home food environments in New Jersey
    Scott D Schefske
    Food Policy Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, ASBIII 3 Rutgers Plaza, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Appetite 54:384-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk compensation and vaccination: can getting vaccinated cause people to engage in risky behaviors?
    Noel T Brewer
    UNC School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:95-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint A test of numeric formats for communicating risk probabilities
    Cara L Cuite
    Food Policy Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:377-84. 2008
    ..Because people frequently encounter information about the probability of health risks, there is a need for research to help identify the best formats for presenting these probabilities...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk perceptions and their relation to risk behavior
    Noel T Brewer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:125-30. 2004
    ..Because risk perceptions can affect protective behavior and protective behavior can affect risk perceptions, the relations between these 2 constructs are complex and incorrect tests often lead to invalid conclusions...
  3. doi request reprint Nutrient analysis of varying socioeconomic status home food environments in New Jersey
    Scott D Schefske
    Food Policy Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, ASBIII 3 Rutgers Plaza, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Appetite 54:384-9. 2010
    ..e., total fat, cholesterol, sodium, and sugar). Overall household food quality scores were lowest for the African-American sample with no differences between Oaxacan and White household food supply quality scores...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk compensation and vaccination: can getting vaccinated cause people to engage in risky behaviors?
    Noel T Brewer
    UNC School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:95-9. 2007
    ..In more formal terms, vaccination lowers risk perception, and people compensate for their lower perceived risk by reducing other preventive behaviors...