Vaccine Hesitancy: In Search of the Risk Communication Comfort Zone

@inproceedings{Greenberg2017VaccineHI,
  title={Vaccine Hesitancy: In Search of the Risk Communication Comfort Zone},
  author={Joshua H. Greenberg and {\`E}ve Dub{\'e} and Michelle S Driedger},
  booktitle={PLoS currents},
  year={2017}
}
INTRODUCTION This paper reports the findings of a national online survey to parents of children aged 5 and younger. The objectives of the study were to assess parental understanding of childhood immunizations, identify sources of information that they trust for vaccine-related content, assess where parents with young children stand on the key issues in the public debate about vaccination, and identify which risk communication messages are most effective for influencing the behaviours of vaccine… CONTINUE READING