Public Compliance with Mass Prophylaxis Guidance
Rinchiuso-Hasselmann, A., Starr, D., McKay, R., et al. (2010). Public Compliance with Mass Prophylaxis Guidance. (Abstract only.) Biosecurity and Bioterrorism. 8 (3): 255-263.
This article discusses findings from a series of 8 focus groups conducted by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to determine what improvements could be made to public communication and education plans to ensure that the public would adhere to instructions issued during an emergency that required mass antibiotic distribution.