Fear, misinformation, and innumerates: how the Wakefield paper, the press, and advocacy groups damaged the public health

Vaccine. 2010 Mar 11;28(12):2361-2. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2010.02.052.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Autistic Disorder / epidemiology*
  • Communication
  • Communications Media
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice*
  • Humans
  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine / adverse effects*
  • Patient Acceptance of Health Care*


  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine