Research associated with Emotional adaptation


Considering adaptation in preference elicitations.
Damschroder LJ, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Kulpa JJ, Ubel PA. Health Psychology 2008;27(3):394-9.

It must be awful for them: Healthy people overlook disease variability in quality of life judgments.
Lacey HP, Fagerlin A, Loewenstein G, Smith DM, Riis J, Ubel PA. Judgment and Decision Making 2006;1(2):146-152.

Misremembering colostomies? Former patients give lower utility ratings than do current patients.
Smith DM, Sherriff RL, Damschroder LJ, Loewenstein G, Ubel PA. Health Psychology 2006;25:688-695.

Emergency department physician estimates of patient literacy: How accurate are we?
Engel KG, Heisler M, Forman, JH, Robinson, CH, Smith DM, Ubel PA. Academic Emergency Medicine 2005;46(3):.


The impact of considering adaptation in health state valuation.
Damschroder LJ, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Ubel PA. Social Science and Medicine 2005;61(2):267-277.

Misimagining the unimaginable: The disability paradox and healthcare decision making.
Ubel PA, Loewenstein G, Schwarz N, Smith DM. Health Psychology 2005;24(4 Suppl):S57-S62.

Ignorance of hedonic adaptation to hemo-dialysis: a study using ecological momentary assessment.
Riis J, Loewenstein G, Baron J, Jepson C, Fagerlin A, Ubel PA. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 2005;134:3-9.

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