Publications

Below are the lab’s publications, including both journal articles as well as non-peer reviewed publications.   For publications with an available PDF, click on the associated reference.

Journal Articles

In Press

(For a pdf of an In Press Article, please email Dr. Ellen Peters)

  • Fraenkel, L., Stolar, M., Bates, J.R., Street, R.L., Swift, S., & Peters, E. (in press). Does affect predict willingness to take medication? Medical Decision Making.
  • Urban, R.R., Taouk, L., Mendiratta, V., Peters, E., & Schulkin, J. (in press). Obstetrician/gynecologist practice patterns in the care of obese patients with endometrial hyperplasia and carcinoma. The Journal of Reproductive Medicine.

2018

2017

  • Schley, D.R., Lembregts, C. & Peters, E. (2017). The role of evaluation mode on the unit effect. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 27(2), 278-286
  • Berman, M.L., Byron, M.J., Hemmerich, N., Lindblom, E.N., Lazard, A.J., Peters, E., Brewer, N.T. (2017). Communicating tobacco product information to the public. Food & Drug Law Journal, 72(3), 386.
  • Anderson, B.L., Peters, E., Fialkow, M.F., Taouk, L.H., & Schulkin, J. (2017) Obstetricians and gynecologists’ opinions about the Affordable Care Act and their expectations about how it will impact their practice. Preventive Medicine Reports, 7, 216-220. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.10.013
  • Klein, E.G., Quisenberry, A., Shoben, A.B., Krygowski, S., Ferketich, A.K., Berman, M., Peters, E., Wewers, M.E. (2017). Health warning labels for smokeless tobacco: The impact of graphic images on attention, recall, and craving. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 19(10), 1172-1177.
  • Lazard, A., Schmidt, A., Vu, H., Byron, M. J., Peters, E., Boynton, M. H., & Brewer, N. T. (2017). Icons for health effects of cigarette smoke: A test of semiotic type. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 40(4), 641-650.
  • Peters, E. (2017). Educating good decisions. Behavioural Public Policy, 1(2), 162-176.

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2013

  • Trevena, L.J., Zikmund-Fisher, B., Edwards, A., Galesic, M., Gaissmaier, W., Han, P., King, J., Lawson, M.L., Linder, S.K., Lipkus, I., Ozanne, E., Peters, E., Timmermans, D., & Woloshin, S. (2013). Presenting quantitative information about decision outcomes: A risk communication primer for decision aid developers. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 13(Suppl 2):S7, 1-15.

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1998

  • Peters, E.M. (1998). The springs of action: Affective and analytical information processing in choice. Doctoral dissertation in the Psychology Department. University of Oregon, Eugene, OR.
  • Slovic, P. & Peters, E. (1998). The importance of worldviews in risk perception. Risk, Decision, and Policy, 3(2), 165-170.

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Chapters and Other Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

In press

  • Tompkins, M.K., Bjalkebring, P., & Peters, E. (in press). Emotional aspects of risk. Psychological Aspects of Risk and Risk Analysis: Theory, Models, and Applications
  • Peters, E. (in press). Overcoming innumeracy and the use of heuristics when communicating science. In Scheufele, D., Kahan, D., & Hall Jamieson, K. (Eds) Handbook on the Science of Science Communication. Oxford University Press.

2016

  • Peters, E., & *Meilleur, L. (2016). The influence of affect on health decisions. In M.A. Diefenbach, S.M. Miller, & D. Bowen. Handbook of Health Decision Science. (pp 109-120). New York, NY: Springer Verlag.

2014

  • Peters, E. (2014). Anticipating barriers to the communication of critical information. In J. Schulkin and B. Anderson (Eds.), Numerical Reasoning in Judgments and Decision Making about Health., (pp. 175-192). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  • Peters, E. (2014). When five out of four people have trouble with fractions. Policy Options, 35(3), 50-52.
  • Peters, E., *Meilleur, L., *Tompkins, M.K. (2014). Numeracy and the Affordable Care Act: Opportunities and challenges. Appendix A. IOM (Institute of Medicine). In Health Literacy and Numeracy: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

2013

2012

  • Trevena L, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Edwards A, Gaissmeier W, Galesic M, Han P, King J, Lawson M, Linder S, Lipkus I, Ozanne E, Peters E, Timmermans D, & Woloshin S. (2012). Presenting probabilities. Chapter C in 2012 Update of the IPDAS Collaboration Background Document. International Patient Decision Aid Standards Collaboration, 2012. Available at http://ipdas.ohri.ca/IPDAS-Chapter-C.pdf.

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