Fear, misinformation, and innumerates

How the Wakefield paper, the press, and advocacy groups damaged the public health

Gregory A. Poland, Ray Spier

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58 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2361-2362
Number of pages2
JournalVaccine
Volume28
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 11 2010

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Patient Acceptance of Health Care
Communications Media
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Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
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Autistic Disorder
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Public Health
Communication
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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • veterinary(all)
  • Molecular Medicine

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Fear, misinformation, and innumerates : How the Wakefield paper, the press, and advocacy groups damaged the public health. / Poland, Gregory A.; Spier, Ray.

In: Vaccine, Vol. 28, No. 12, 11.03.2010, p. 2361-2362.

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