Why Reporters and Editors Get Health Coverage Wrong

Voss, Melinda
March 2003
Nieman Reports;Spring2003, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p46
Focuses on the frequency of exaggerated reporting about preliminary medical studies in the U.S. Role of the news industry in providing training to reporters; Purpose of the resource guide published by the Association of Health Care Journalists; Effect of health reports on the well-being of people. INSET: Coverig the Quality of Heath Care: A Resource Guide . . ..


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