Select Publications

Wittenberg E, Saada A, Prosser LA. How illness affects family members: a qualitative interview survey. The Patient–Patient Centered Outcomes Research, 2013;6(4):257-268.

Aden B, Noysk B, Wittenberg E, Schackman B. Health related quality of life in HIV-infected and at-risk women: the impact of illicit drug use and Hepatitis C on a community preference weighted measure. Medical Decision Making, epub 10/8/13.

Wittenberg E, Prosser LA. Disutility of illness for caregivers and families: a systematic review of the literature. PharmacoEconomics, 2013;31(6):489–500.

Wittenberg E, Ritter G, Prosser LA. Evidence of spillover of illness among household members: EQ-5D scores from a US sample. Medical Decision Making, 2013;33(2):235-43. (PMC3606811)

Halasa YA, Shepard DS, Wittenberg E, et al. Willingness-to-Pay for an Area-Wide Pest Management Program to Control the Asian Tiger Mosquito in New Jersey. Journal of the Am Mosquito Control Association, 2012;28(3):225-36.

Prosser LA, Grosse SD, Wittenberg E. Health utility elicitation: Is there still a role for direct methods? PharmacoEconomics. 2012;30(2):83-86.

Soler ZM, Wittenberg E, Schlosser RJ, Mace JC, Smith TL. Health state utility values in patients undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery. Laryngoscope. 2011;121(12):2672-8. PMC ID: PMC3232034

Wittenberg E, Prosser L. Ordering errors, objections and invariance in utility survey responses: a framework for understanding who, why and what to do. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, 2011;9(4)225-41.

Wittenberg E. The effect of time of onset on community preferences for health states: an exploratory study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2011, 9:6. PMC ID: PMC3031192

Ozanne EM, Wittenberg E, Garber JE, Weeks JC. Breast cancer prevention: patient decision making and risk communication in the high risk setting. The Breast Journal, 2010;16(1):38-47.

Bharel M, Casey C, Wittenberg E. Disparities in cancer screening: A study of acceptance of Pap smears among homeless women. Journal of Women’s Health, 2009;18(12):2011-6.

Wright D, Wittenberg E, Swan JS, Miksad R, Prosser LA. Methods for measuring temporary health states in cost-utility analyses. PharmacoEconomics, 2009; 27(9): 713-23.

Sher DJ, Wittenberg E, Suh WW, Taghian AG, Punglia RS. Partial breast irradiation versus whole-breast irradiation for early-stage breast cancer: a cost-effectiveness analysis. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 2009; 74(2):440-6. PMC ID: PMC2695677

Delfino M, Holt EW, Taylor, CR, Wittenberg E, Qureshi AA. Willingness-to-pay stated preferences for eight health-related quality of life domains in psoriasis: a pilot study. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 2008; 59(3):439-47.

Thomas KA, Joshi M, Wittenberg E, McCloskey LA. Intersecting pathways of intimate partner violence and women’s health: a qualitative study. Violence Against Women, 2008; 14(11):1252-73.

Sher D, Wittenberg E, Taghian A, Bellon J, Punglia R. Partial breast irradiation versus whole-breast irradiation for early-stage breast cancer: a decision-analysis. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics, 2008; 70(2):469-76. PMC ID: PMC2268645

Gerber MR, Wittenberg E, Ganz ML, Williams CM, McCloskey LA. Intimate partner violence exposure and change in women’s physical symptoms over time. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2008; 23(1):64-69. PMC ID: PMC2173933

Wittenberg E, Joshi M, Thomas K, McCloskey L. Measuring the effect of intimate partner violence on health-related quality of life: a qualitative focus group study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2007; 5:67. PMC ID: PMC2267163

Gonzalez JS, Safren SA, Cagliero E, Wexler DJ, Delahanty L, Wittenberg E, Blais MA, Meigs JB, Grant RW. Depression, self-care, and medication adherence in Type 2 Diabetes: Relationships across the full range of symptom severity. Diabetes Care, 2007; 30(9):2222-7.

Prosser LA, Wittenberg E. Do risk attitudes differ across domains and respondent types? Medical Decision Making. 2007; 27(3):281-7.

Delahanty L, Grant RW, Wittenberg E, Bosch J, Wexler DJ, Cagliero E, Meigs JB. Association of Diabetes-related emotional distress with diabetes treatment in primary care patients with Type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Medicine. 2007; 24(1):48-54.

Hur C, Wittenberg E, Nishioka N, Gazelle GS. Quality of life in patients with various Barrett’s esophagus associated health states. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2006:4:45. PMC ID: PMC1559597

Wittenberg E, Lichter EL, Ganz ML, McCloskey LA. Community preferences for health states associated with intimate partner violence. Medical Care, 2006; 8(4):738-744.

Qureshi AA, Brandling-Bennett HA, Wittenberg E, Chen SC, Sober AJ, Kvedar JC. Willingness-to-pay assessment of patient preferences for telemedicine versus in-person dermatologic care. Telemedicine Journal E Health, 2006; 12(6):639-43.

Wittenberg E, Halpern E, Divi N, Araki SS, Prosser LA, Weeks JC. The effect of age, race and gender on preference scores for hypothetical health states. Quality of Life Research, 2006; 15(4):645-653.

McCloskey LA, Lichter EL, Williams C, Gerber MR, Wittenberg E, Ganz ML. Assessing intimate partner violence in health care settings leads to women’s receipt of interventions and improved health. Public Health Reports, 2006; 121(4):435-44. PMC ID: PMC1525344

Wexler DJ, Grant RW, Wittenberg E, Cagliero E, Meigs JB. Correlates of health-related quality of life in type 2 Diabetes. Diabetologia, 2006; 49(7):1489-97.

Wittenberg E, Winer EP, Weeks JC. Patient utilities for advanced cancer: effect of current health on values. Medical Care, 2005; 43(2):173-181.

Beinfield M, Wittenberg E, Gazelle GS. Cost-Effectiveness of Whole-Body CT Screening. Radiology, 2005; 234:411-414.

Hur C, Wittenberg E, Nishioka N, Gazelle GS. Patient preferences for the management of high grade dysplasia in Barrett’s Esophagus. Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 2005; 50(1):116-25.

Wittenberg E, Goldie S, Fischhoff B, Graham JD. Rationing decisions and individual responsibility for illness: are all lives equal? Medical Decision Making, 2003; 23(3):194-211.

Wittenberg E, Goldie S, Graham JD. Predictors of hazardous child seating behavior in fatal motor vehicle crashes: 1990-1998. Pediatrics, 2001; 108(2):438-442.

Segui-Gomez M, Wittenberg E, Glass R, Levenson S, Hingson R, Graham JD. Where children sit in cars: the impact of Rhode Island’s new legislation. American Journal of Public Health 2001; 91:311-313.

Wittenberg E, Nelson TF, Graham JD. The effect of passenger airbags on child seating behavior in motor vehicles. Pediatrics, 1999; 104(6):1247-50.

Editorials and commentary

Wittenberg, E. Valuing children’s health: whose quality of life matters? PharmacoEconomics, 2012; 30(8):633-35. PMID: 22788255.

Book sections and chapters

Wittenberg E. Chapter 4: Valuing Outcomes, Chapter 13: The Psychology of Judgment and Choice. Decision Making in Health and Medicine: Integrating Evidence and Values, MGM Hunink and MC Weinstein, eds. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Wittenberg E. Construction of Values. In Encyclopedia of Medical Decision Making, MW Kattan, Ed., Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2009.

Wittenberg E. Measuring Health Related Quality of Life: Does Prospect Theory Help? In Advancing Health Outcomes: Research Methods and Clinical Applications, W Lenderking and D Revicki eds. McClean, VA: International Society for Quality of Life Research, 2005