To translate novel biologic therapeutics from the bench to the bedside, a recent thread of our RA research involves the assessment of literacy, factors that influence patient decision quality, patient skills to interpret risk, and the development of decision aids to support patient choice. We have listed only a few of our publications which are linked their abstracts at the National Library of Medicine.
Influence of patient characteristics on perceived risks and willingness to take a proposed anti-rheumatic drug. Martin RW, McCallops K, Head AJ, Eggebeen AT, Birmingham JD, Tellinghuisen DJ. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Aug 12;13:89. doi: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-89.
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