Health communication in and out of public health emergencies: to persuade or to inform?

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Health communication in and out of public health emergencies: to persuade or to inform?
Much health communication during the COVID-19 pandemic has been designed to persuade people more than to inform them. For example, messages like “masks save lives” are intended to compel people to wear face ma…
Authors: Andrew D. Oxman, Atle Fretheim, Simon Lewin, Signe Flottorp, Claire Glenton, Arnfinn Helleve, Didrik Frimann Vestrheim, Bjørn Gunnar Iversen and Sarah E. Rosenbaum
Citation: Health Research Policy and Systems 2022 20:28
Content type: Commentary
Published on: 5 March 2022