Cornelia Betsch

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Inviting free-riders or appealing to prosocial behavior? game-theoretical reflections on communicating herd immunity in vaccine advocacy
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Germany
    Health Psychol 32:978-85. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [The role of the Internet in eliminating infectious diseases. Managing perceptions and misperceptions of vaccination]
    C Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Universität Erfurt, Nordhäuser Str 63, 99089, Erfurt, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 56:1279-86. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Debunking vaccination myths: strong risk negations can increase perceived vaccination risks
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Germany
    Health Psychol 32:146-55. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effect of narrative reports about vaccine adverse events and bias-awareness disclaimers on vaccine decisions: a simulation of an online patient social network
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Science, University of Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany
    Med Decis Making 33:14-25. 2013
  5. doi request reprint [Does fear affect the willingness to be vaccinated? The influence of cognitive and affective aspects of risk perception during outbreaks]
    C Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Universität Erfurt, Nordhäuser Str 63, 99089, Erfurt, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 56:124-30. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Opportunities and challenges of Web 2.0 for vaccination decisions
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Nordhäuser Strasse 63, D 99089 Erfurt, Germany
    Vaccine 30:3727-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint E-health use, vaccination knowledge and perception of own risk: drivers of vaccination uptake in medical students
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics andBehavioral Sciences, University of Erfurt, Germany
    Vaccine 30:1143-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The influence of narrative v. statistical information on perceiving vaccination risks
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany
    Med Decis Making 31:742-53. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The influence of vaccine-critical websites on perceiving vaccination risks
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics andBehavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Nordhaeuser Strasse 63, D 99089 Erfurt, Germany
    J Health Psychol 15:446-55. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The measurement of subjective probability: evaluating the sensitivity and accuracy of various scales
    Niels Haase
    University of Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany
    Risk Anal 33:1812-28. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Inviting free-riders or appealing to prosocial behavior? game-theoretical reflections on communicating herd immunity in vaccine advocacy
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Germany
    Health Psychol 32:978-85. 2013
    ..We assume that if social benefits are salient, vaccination intentions increase (prosocial behavior), whereas salience of individual benefits might decrease vaccination intentions (free-riding)...
  2. ncbi request reprint [The role of the Internet in eliminating infectious diseases. Managing perceptions and misperceptions of vaccination]
    C Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Universität Erfurt, Nordhäuser Str 63, 99089, Erfurt, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 56:1279-86. 2013
    ..Education on the risks of infection and of vaccination should therefore be combined with effective debunking of misperceptions, both of which should govern the management of perceptions and misperceptions...
  3. doi request reprint Debunking vaccination myths: strong risk negations can increase perceived vaccination risks
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Germany
    Health Psychol 32:146-55. 2013
    ..Several actors in the health sector struggle against these statements by negating claimed risks with scientific explanations. The goal of the present work is to find optimal ways of negating risk to decrease risk perceptions...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of narrative reports about vaccine adverse events and bias-awareness disclaimers on vaccine decisions: a simulation of an online patient social network
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Science, University of Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany
    Med Decis Making 33:14-25. 2013
    ..As the number of individuals who search for health information in interactive online environments is increasing, patient networks deserve more scientific attention...
  5. doi request reprint [Does fear affect the willingness to be vaccinated? The influence of cognitive and affective aspects of risk perception during outbreaks]
    C Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences, Universität Erfurt, Nordhäuser Str 63, 99089, Erfurt, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 56:124-30. 2013
    ..Fear of the vaccination significantly decreased the willingness to be vaccinated even when fear of the spreading disease was also very high. The implications of the results for crisis communications will also be discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Opportunities and challenges of Web 2.0 for vaccination decisions
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Nordhäuser Strasse 63, D 99089 Erfurt, Germany
    Vaccine 30:3727-33. 2012
    ..This holds especially when less knowledgeable individuals are in need of reliable information about vaccination risks and benefits...
  7. doi request reprint E-health use, vaccination knowledge and perception of own risk: drivers of vaccination uptake in medical students
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics andBehavioral Sciences, University of Erfurt, Germany
    Vaccine 30:1143-8. 2012
    ..The key mechanism under consideration was the perceived own risk (regarding disease and the vaccine)...
  8. doi request reprint The influence of narrative v. statistical information on perceiving vaccination risks
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics and Behavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany
    Med Decis Making 31:742-53. 2011
    ..Previous research has shown that narrative information can impact treatment decisions, even when statistical information is presented concurrently...
  9. doi request reprint The influence of vaccine-critical websites on perceiving vaccination risks
    Cornelia Betsch
    Center for Empirical Research in Economics andBehavioral Sciences CEREB, University of Erfurt, Nordhaeuser Strasse 63, D 99089 Erfurt, Germany
    J Health Psychol 15:446-55. 2010
    ..In line with the 'risk-as-feelings' approach, the affect elicited by the vaccine-critical websites was positively related to changes in risk perception...
  10. doi request reprint The measurement of subjective probability: evaluating the sensitivity and accuracy of various scales
    Niels Haase
    University of Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany
    Risk Anal 33:1812-28. 2013
    ..Consequently, researchers should take the source of probability information into account before selecting a measure...