News tagged with numeracy
A simple drawing test can predict the long-term risk of dying after a first stroke among older men, finds research published in the online journal BMJ Open.
Cardiology May 09, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Many parents cringe when their child asks for help with math homework. New research shows that poor math skills can cause another difficulty for caregivers measuring the right amount of medicine.
Pediatrics Apr 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Cancer risks. Investment alternatives. Calories. Numbers are everywhere in daily life, and they figure into all sorts of decisions. A new article published in Current Directions in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, examin ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Feb 10, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 2 |
Oncologists and their patients are increasingly challenged with making difficult decisions about screening, prevention and treatment. Unfortunately, most patients are neither armed with adequate knowledge nor the means of ...
Cancer Sep 19, 2011 | not rated yet | 0