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Quantifying Age-Related Differences in Information Processing Behaviors When Viewing Prescription Drug Labels

  • Raghav Prashant Sundar,

    Affiliation: School of Packaging, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Mark W. Becker,

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Nora M. Bello,

    Affiliation: Department of Statistics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States of America

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  • Laura Bix mail

    bixlaura@msu.edu

    Affiliation: School of Packaging, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America

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  • Published: June 14, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038819

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 15 Jun 2012 at 23:46 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Michigan State University News
Title: “Changes needed for oft-ignored prescription warning labels”
http://news.msu.edu/story...

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 22 Jun 2012 at 23:44 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Consumer Affairs
Title: “How Effective Are Prescription Warning Labels?”
http://www.consumeraffair...

Publication: Futurity
Title: “Futurity.org -- Warning: Med labels may need overhaul”
http://www.futurity.org/h...

Publication: MedPage Today
Title: “Medical News: Pill Bottle Warnings Often Go Unnoticed - in Geriatrics, General Geriatrics from MedPage Today”
http://www.medpagetoday.c...

Publication: MLive.com
Title: “We pay a price for ignoring drug warning labels like 'For external use only' | MLive.com”
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RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 06 Jul 2012 at 21:19 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Counsel & Heal
Title: “Prescription Drug Warning Labels Need to Better Capture Attention - Counsel & Heal :: News :: Counsel & Heal”
http://www.counselheal.co...

Publication: Health Canal
Title: “Health News - Prescription for change: Study finds drug warning labels need overhaul to better capture attention and effectively convey information”
http://www.healthcanal.co...

Publication: International Science Times
Title: “Drug Labels Need Overhaul: Study - International Science Times”
http://www.isciencetimes....

Publication: NorthJersey.com
Title: “Study: Older adults overlook warning labels on medication bottles - NorthJersey.com”
http://www.northjersey.co...

Publication: PR Web
Title: “Are People Paying Attention to Drug Labels? DoctorsHealthPress.com Reports on Study”
http://www.prweb.com/rele...

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RE: RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 27 Jul 2012 at 22:25 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Sunrise Senior Living
Title: “Study: Seniors Should Pay More Attention to Pill Labels | Sunrise Senior Living”
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