Publications · September 3, 2019

Reactance to framed messages: triggered by dose?—Article in Risk Analysis

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Striking a balance with exercise promotion messages can be tricky. In our study of loss/gain framing, reactance and dose, now out in Risk Analysis, we compared physical activity PSAs that used different ‘doses’ or number of gain- or loss-framed statements. Finding ways to promote exercise is a topic that’s near and dear to me, so it was fascinating to see the complex set of results that unfolded.

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