Numeracy Scales

Apter, A. J., Cheng, J., Small, D., Bennett, I. M., Albert, C., Fein, D. G., George, M., & Van Horne, S. (2006). Asthma numeracy skill and health literacy. Journal of Asthma, 43, 705-710.

Cokely, E. T., Galesic, M., Schulz, E., Ghazal, S., & Garcia-Retamero, R. (2012). Measuring risk literacy: The Berlin Numeracy Test. Judgment and Decision Making, 7(1), 25-47. 

Estrada, C. A., Martin-Hryniewicz, M., Peek, B. T., Collins, C., & Byrd, J. C. (2004). Literacy and numeracy skills and anticoagulation control. American Journal of the Medical Sciences, 328(2), 88-93.

Fagerlin, A., Zikmund-Fisher, B. J., Ubel, P. A., Jankovic, A., Derry, H. A., & Smith, D. M. (2007). Measuring numeracy without a math test: Development of the Subjective Numeracy Scale. Medical Decision Making, 27(5), 672-680.

Huizinga, M. M., Elasy, T. A., Wallston, K. A., Cavanaugh, K., Davis, D., Gregory, R. P., . . . Rothman, R. L. (2008). Development and validation of the Diabetes Numeracy Test (DNT). BMC Health Services Research, 8 (96).

Lipkus, I. M., Samsa, G., & Rimer, B. K. (2001). General performance on a numeracy scale among highly educated samples. Medical Decision Making, 21, 37-44.

Osborn, C. Y., Wallston, K. A., Shpigel, A., Cavanaugh, K., Kripalani, S., & Rothman, R. L. (2013). Development and validation of the General Health Numeracy Test (GHNT). Patient Education and Counseling, 91(3), 350-356.

Schwartz, L. M., Woloshin, S., Black, W. C., & Welch, H. G. (1997). The role of numeracy in understanding the benefit of screening mammography. Annals of Internal Medicine, 127(11), 966-972.

Schapira, M. M., Walker C. M., Cappaert, K. J., Ganschow, P. S., Fletcher, K. E., McGinley, E. L., Del Pozo, S., . . . Jacobs, E. A. (2012). The Numeracy Understand in Medicine Instrument (NUMi): A measure of health numeracy developed using Item Response Theory. Medical Decision Making, 32, 851-865.

Weller, J., Dieckmann, N. F., Tusler, M., Mertz, C. K., Burns, W., & Peters, E. (2013). Development and testing of an abbreviated numeracy scale: A Rasch Analysis approach. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 26(2), 198-212.