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Grant Number: 5R18CA091052-02 Interpret this number
Primary Investigator: Woloshin, Steven
Organization: Dartmouth College
Project Title: Understanding Numbers in Health-a Primer for Patients
Fiscal Year: 2001
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Publications

Patients and medical statistics. Interest, confidence, and ability.
Authors: Woloshin S, Schwartz LM, Welch HG
Source: J Gen Intern Med, 2005 Nov;20(11), p. 996-1000.
PMID: 16307623
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Can patients interpret health information? An assessment of the medical data interpretation test.
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S, Welch HG
Source: Med Decis Making, 2005 May-Jun;25(3), p. 290-300.
PMID: 15951456
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Celebrity endorsements of cancer screening.
Authors: Larson RJ, Woloshin S, Schwartz LM, Welch HG
Source: J Natl Cancer Inst, 2005 May 4;97(9), p. 693-5.
PMID: 15870440
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Advertising by academic medical centers.
Authors: Larson RJ, Schwartz LM, Woloshin S, Welch HG
Source: Arch Intern Med, 2005 Mar 28;165(6), p. 645-51.
PMID: 15795340
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The value of benefit data in direct-to-consumer drug ads.
Authors: Woloshin S, Schwartz LM, Welch HG
Source: Health Aff (Millwood), 2004 Jan-Jun;Suppl Web Exclusives, p. W4-234-45.
PMID: 15452006
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The media matter: a call for straightforward medical reporting.
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S
Source: Ann Intern Med, 2004 Feb 3;140(3), p. 226-8.
PMID: 14757622
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Enthusiasm for cancer screening in the United States.
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S, Fowler FJ Jr, Welch HG
Source: JAMA, 2004 Jan 7;291(1), p. 71-8.
PMID: 14709578
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Screening men for prostate and colorectal cancer in the United States: does practice reflect the evidence?
Authors: Sirovich BE, Schwartz LM, Woloshin S
Source: JAMA, 2003 Mar 19;289(11), p. 1414-20.
PMID: 12636464
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Tobacco money: up in smoke?
Authors: Woloshin S, Schwartz LM, Welch HG
Source: Lancet, 2002 Jun 15;359(9323), p. 2108-11.
PMID: 12086781
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News media coverage of screening mammography for women in their 40s and tamoxifen for primary prevention of breast cancer.
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S
Source: JAMA, 2002 Jun 19;287(23), p. 3136-42.
PMID: 12069679
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Risk charts: putting cancer in context.
Authors: Woloshin S, Schwartz LM, Welch HG
Source: J Natl Cancer Inst, 2002 Jun 5;94(11), p. 799-804.
PMID: 12048267
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Media coverage of scientific meetings: too much, too soon?
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S, Baczek L
Source: JAMA, 2002 Jun 5;287(21), p. 2859-63.
PMID: 12038934
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Press releases: translating research into news.
Authors: Woloshin S, Schwartz LM
Source: JAMA, 2002 Jun 5;287(21), p. 2856-8.
PMID: 12038933
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Marketing medicine to the public: a reader's guide.
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S
Source: JAMA, 2002 Feb 13;287(6), p. 774-5.
PMID: 11851550
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Assessing values for health: numeracy matters.
Authors: Woloshin S, Schwartz LM, Moncur M, Gabriel S, Tosteson AN
Source: Med Decis Making, 2001 Sep-Oct;21(5), p. 382-90.
PMID: 11575488
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The case for letting information speak for itself.
Authors: Schwartz LM, Woloshin S
Source: Eff Clin Pract, 2001 Mar-Apr;4(2), p. 76-9.
PMID: 11329989
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