International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene

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International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene

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Communicating the threat of emerging infections to the public.

This paper reviews the applicability of communications theory to emerging infectious disease issues. Applying communication theory to disease prevention measures can increase the effectiveness of the messages and improve public health. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2000;6:337-347.