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Health communication research in Europe : an emerging field

Schulz, Peter J. ; Hartung, Uwe

In: Health communication, 2010/25/6/7/548-551

An essay is provided on developments in the field of health communication in Europe. The authors believe that the field of health communication is at its very beginnings in Europe compared to the status of health communication in the U.S. The authors draw this conclusion based on several factors including the existence of relevant journals, professional societies, and university-level... Plus

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    An essay is provided on developments in the field of health communication in Europe. The authors believe that the field of health communication is at its very beginnings in Europe compared to the status of health communication in the U.S. The authors draw this conclusion based on several factors including the existence of relevant journals, professional societies, and university-level instructional programs. The authors articulate the few focused study programs in European universities and they note their reliance on U.S. textbooks..