Cara L Cuite
Affiliation: Rutgers University
- A test of numeric formats for communicating risk probabilitiesCara 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...
- Risk perceptions and their relation to risk behaviorNoel 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...
- Nutrient analysis of varying socioeconomic status home food environments in New JerseyScott 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...
- 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...