Monitoring the level of government trust, risk perception and intention of the general public to adopt protective measures during the influenza A (H1N1) pandemic in the Netherlands

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p575
Academic Journal
The article presents a study report that analyzes the government initiatives for risk perception and disease prevention during the influenza A (H1N1) pandemic in the Netherlands. It is mentioned that 16 cross-sectional telephonic surveys were conducted during the H1N1 pandemic and the trust of general public in the government was studied alongwith adoption of preventive measures and vaccination of public. It was concluded that the government response towards H1N1 was comparatively low.


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