Risk Communication in the COVID-19 Outbreak Two Sides of the Same Coin
Safarpour, H., Farahi-Ashtiani, I., Pirani, D., et al. (2021). Risk Communication in the COVID-19 Outbreak: Two Sides of the Same Coin. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness.
This article discusses accurate and timely risk communication during COVID-19. The authors emphasize considering cultural context, the local status of the pandemic, and characteristics of the population such as age and education when communicating risk and stress the importance of communicating about health behaviors, care, and prevention via both traditional and social media.