Research associated with Self-other differences


Physicians recommend different treatments for patients than they would choose for themselves
Ubel PA, Angott A, Zikmund-Fisher BJ. Archives of Internal Medicine 2011;171(7)::630-634.

The potential impact of decision role and patient age on end-of-life treatment decision making.
Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Lacey HP, Fagerlin A. Journal of Medical Ethics 2008;34(5):327-31.

Why people refuse to make tradeoffs in person tradeoff elicitations: A matter of perspective?
Damschroder LJ, Roberts TR, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Ubel PA. Medical Decision Making 2007;27:266-288.

A matter of perspective: choosing for others differs from choosing for yourself in making treatment decisions.
Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Sarr B, Fagerlin A, Ubel PA. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2006;21:618-622.