Paul K J Han

Summary

Affiliation: Maine Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the "BRISK Scale," a brief observational measure of risk communication competence
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME, United States Tufts University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 99:2091-2094. 2016
  2. pmc Factors Affecting Physicians' Intentions to Communicate Personalized Prognostic Information to Cancer Patients at the End of Life: An Experimental Vignette Study
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME PKJH, CG Tufts University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, Boston, MA PKJH School of Nursing and School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR NFD Decision Research, Eugene, OR NFD Department of Family Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME CH Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH EP
    Med Decis Making 36:703-13. 2016
  3. pmc Temporal changes in tolerance of uncertainty among medical students: insights from an exploratory study
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME, USA
    Med Educ Online 20:28285. 2015
  4. pmc Effects of personalized colorectal cancer risk information on laypersons' interest in colorectal cancer screening: The importance of individual differences
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 98:1280-6. 2015
  5. pmc Individual differences in aversion to ambiguity regarding medical tests and treatments: association with cancer screening cognitions
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2916-23. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of a risk communication curriculum for medical students
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, USA Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 94:43-9. 2014
  7. pmc National evidence on the use of shared decision making in prostate-specific antigen screening
    Paul K J Han
    Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Ann Fam Med 11:306-14. 2013
  8. pmc Physicians' beliefs about breast cancer surveillance testing are consistent with test overuse
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Med Care 51:315-23. 2013
  9. pmc Conceptual, methodological, and ethical problems in communicating uncertainty in clinical evidence
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:14S-36S. 2013
  10. pmc Development of a prognostic model for six-month mortality in older adults with declining health
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04105, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:527-39. 2012

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the "BRISK Scale," a brief observational measure of risk communication competence
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME, United States Tufts University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 99:2091-2094. 2016
    ..To develop and evaluate a brief observational measure of clinical risk communication competence...
  2. pmc Factors Affecting Physicians' Intentions to Communicate Personalized Prognostic Information to Cancer Patients at the End of Life: An Experimental Vignette Study
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME PKJH, CG Tufts University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, Boston, MA PKJH School of Nursing and School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR NFD Decision Research, Eugene, OR NFD Department of Family Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME CH Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH EP
    Med Decis Making 36:703-13. 2016
    ..To explore the effects of personalized prognostic information on physicians' intentions to communicate prognosis to cancer patients at the end of life, and to identify factors that moderate these effects...
  3. pmc Temporal changes in tolerance of uncertainty among medical students: insights from an exploratory study
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME, USA
    Med Educ Online 20:28285. 2015
    ..We addressed these limitations in a longitudinal exploratory study of medical students...
  4. pmc Effects of personalized colorectal cancer risk information on laypersons' interest in colorectal cancer screening: The importance of individual differences
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 98:1280-6. 2015
    ..To evaluate how personalized quantitative colorectal cancer (CRC) risk information affects laypersons' interest in CRC screening, and to explore factors influencing these effects...
  5. pmc Individual differences in aversion to ambiguity regarding medical tests and treatments: association with cancer screening cognitions
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2916-23. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine how individual-level ambiguity aversion relates to important health cognitions related to different cancer screening tests...
  6. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of a risk communication curriculum for medical students
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, USA Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 94:43-9. 2014
    ..To develop, pilot, and evaluate a curriculum for teaching clinical risk communication skills to medical students...
  7. pmc National evidence on the use of shared decision making in prostate-specific antigen screening
    Paul K J Han
    Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Ann Fam Med 11:306-14. 2013
    ..We undertook a study to determine the prevalence of shared decision making in both PSA screening and nonscreening, as well as patient characteristics associated with shared decision making...
  8. pmc Physicians' beliefs about breast cancer surveillance testing are consistent with test overuse
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Med Care 51:315-23. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the extent to which physicians' breast cancer surveillance testing beliefs are consistent with test overuse, and to identify factors associated with these beliefs...
  9. pmc Conceptual, methodological, and ethical problems in communicating uncertainty in clinical evidence
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:14S-36S. 2013
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  10. pmc Development of a prognostic model for six-month mortality in older adults with declining health
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04105, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:527-39. 2012
    ..Estimation of six-month prognosis is essential in hospice referral decisions, but accurate, evidence-based tools to assist in this task are lacking...
  11. pmc Varieties of uncertainty in health care: a conceptual taxonomy
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, 39 Forest Avenue, Portland, ME 04105, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:828-38. 2011
    ..It is shown how this new taxonomy facilitates an organized approach to the problem of uncertainty in health care by clarifying its nature and prognosis and suggesting appropriate strategies for its analysis and management...
  12. pmc The coordination of primary and oncology specialty care at the end of life
    Paul K J Han
    MA, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, 39 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2010:31-7. 2010
    ..However, more work needs to be done to corroborate these findings, and many unanswered questions remain...
  13. pmc Representing randomness in the communication of individualized cancer risk estimates: effects on cancer risk perceptions, worry, and subjective uncertainty about risk
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04105, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 86:106-13. 2012
    ..To test the effect of novel representations of randomness on risk perceptions, worry, and subjective uncertainty about individualized colorectal cancer risk estimates...
  14. pmc Multiple clinical practice guidelines for breast and cervical cancer screening: perceptions of US primary care physicians
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04101, USA
    Med Care 49:139-48. 2011
    ..Multiple clinical practice guidelines exist for breast and cervical cancer screening, and differ in aggressiveness with respect to the recommended frequency and target populations for screening...
  15. pmc Communication of uncertainty regarding individualized cancer risk estimates: effects and influential factors
    Paul K J Han
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine 04101, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:354-66. 2011
    ..To examine the effects of communicating uncertainty regarding individualized colorectal cancer risk estimates and to identify factors that influence these effects...
  16. pmc Physicians' attitudes about communicating and managing scientific uncertainty differ by perceived ambiguity aversion of their patients
    David B Portnoy
    Cancer Prevention Fellow, Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Center for Cancer Training, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MDBehavioral Research Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MDClinician Investigator, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, MEProgram Director, Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MDDirector, Behavioral Research Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD andChief, Outcomes Research Branch, Applied Research Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Health Expect 16:362-72. 2013
    ..One suggested by past research is individual differences in physicians' tolerance of uncertainty. Relatedly, an unexplored explanation is physicians' beliefs about their patients' tolerance of uncertainty...
  17. doi request reprint Validation of the Patient-Reported Outcome Mortality Prediction Tool (PROMPT)
    Christine W Duarte
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Portland Department of Family Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland Geriatric Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 50:241-7.e6. 2015
    ..The Patient-Reported Outcome Mortality Prediction Tool (PROMPT) estimates six-month mortality risk in elderly patients with declining health, but its external validity has not been established...
  18. doi request reprint Unknown Risks: Parental Hesitation about Vaccination
    Laura L Blaisdell
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Portland, ME, USA LLB, CG, PKJH Yale University, School of Public Health, New Haven, CT, USA NAMH
    Med Decis Making 36:479-89. 2016
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  19. pmc Health literacy-listening skill and patient questions following cancer prevention and screening discussions
    Kathleen M Mazor
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, MA, USA
    Health Expect 19:920-34. 2016
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Disparities in hospice care among older women dying with ovarian cancer
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Center of Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, ME, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 125:14-8. 2012
    ..However, little is known about the ovarian cancer patient population specifically. We examined the extent and timing of hospice referrals in ovarian cancer patients over age 65, and the factors associated with these outcomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Public perceptions of expert disagreement: Bias and incompetence or a complex and random world?
    Nathan F Dieckmann
    Oregon Health and Science University, USA Decision Research, USA
    Public Underst Sci . 2015
    ..We highlight several important implications for scientists, risk managers, and decision makers...