Publications

 

2017 & in press

Betsch, C. (2017). Advocating for vaccination in a climate of science denial. Nature Microbiology, 2, 17106.

Betsch, C., Böhm, R., Korn, L., & Holtmann, C. (2017). On the benefits of explaining herd immunity in vaccine advocacy. Nature Human Behaviour, doi:10.1038/s41562-017-0056.

Korn, L., Betsch, C., Böhm, R., & Meier, N. (2017). Communicating high vaccine rates of refugees: How the best intentions can lead to harm. The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 17, 364–365.

Schmid, P., Rauber, D., Betsch, C., Lidolt, G & Denker, M. (2017). Barriers of Influenza Vaccination Intention and Behavior – A Systematic Review of Influenza Vaccine Hesitancy, 2005 – 2016. PLOS ONE, 12(1):e0170550.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0170550 For data see https://osf.io/y83z7/

World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe (2017). Vaccination and trust – How concerns arise and the role of communication in mitigating crises. Authored by Cornelia Betsch, Constanze Rossmann, Katrine Bach-Habersaat, Philipp Schmid, Cindy Holtmann, Lars Korn, Jascha Wiehn, Linda Mummer.

2016

Betsch, C., & Böhm, R. (2016). Cultural diversity calls for culture-sensitive health communication. Medical Decision Making, 36, 795-797.

Betsch, C., & Böhm, R. (2016). Detrimental effects of introducing partial compulsory vaccination: Experimental evidence. European Journal of Public Health, 26, 378-381.

Betsch, C., Böhm, R., Airhihenbuwa, C. O., Butler, R., Chapman, G. B., Haase, N., Herrmann, B., Igarashi, T., Kitayama, S., Korn, L., Nurm, Ü.-K., Rohrmann, B., Rothman, A. J., Shavitt, S., Updegraff, J. A., Uskul, A. K. (2016). Improving medical decision making and health promotion through culture-sensitive health communication: An agenda for science and practice. Medical Decision Making, 36, 811-833.

Böhm, R., Betsch, C. & Korn, L. (2016). Selfish-Rational Non-Vaccination: Experimental Evidence from an Interactive Vaccination Game. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 131, 183-195.

Böhm, R., Betsch, C, Korn, L, & Holtmann, C. (2016). Exploring and promoting pro-social vaccination: A cross-cultural experiment on vaccination of health care personnel. BioMed Research International, 2016, 6870984.

2015

Betsch, C., Korn, L., Holtmann, C. (2015). Don’t try to convert the anti-vaccinators, instead target the fence-sitters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(49): E6725–E6726.

Bödeker, B., Betsch, C. & Wichmann, O. (2015). Skewed risk perceptions in pregnant women: the case of influenza vaccination. BMC Public Health, 16:1308. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2621-5.

Betsch, C. & Böhm, R., & Chapman, G.B. (2015). Using Behavioral Insights to Increase Vaccination Policy Effectiveness. Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 2, 61-73.

Korn, L., Holtmann, C., Betsch, C. & Böhm, R. (2015). Die Impfbereitschaft verstehen und verbessern: Wenn persönliche Impfentscheidungen im Konflikt mit dem Gemeinwohl stehen und wie man dieses Dilemma auflösen kann. In-mind, 2/2015. 

Betsch, C. (2015). Meinung: Impfen ist eine soziale Entscheidung. Onlineausgabe Spektrum der Wissenschaft.

Betsch, C., Haase, N., Renkewitz, F. & Schmid, P. (2015). The narrative bias revisited: What drives the biasing influence of narrative information on risk perceptions? Judgment and Decision Making, 10, 241-264.

Haase, N., Betsch, C., & Renkewitz, F. (2015). Source Credibility and the Biasing Effect of Narrative Information on the Perception of Vaccination Risks. Journal of Health Communication. Jun 11:1-10. [Epub ahead of print]

Betsch C. Author’s reply: Vaccinating healthcare workers: ethics and strategic behaviour. Eurosurveillance. 2015;20(2):pii=21007.

2014

Betsch, C. (2014). Social media targeting of health messages – a promising approach for research and practice. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, 10(9), 2636-2637.

Betsch, C. & Wicker, S. (2014). Personal attitudes and misconceptions, not official recommendations guide occupational physicians’ vaccination decisions. Vaccine, 32(35), 4478-84.

Betsch C. (2014). Overcoming healthcare workers’ vaccine refusal – competition between egoism and altruism. Eurosurveillance, 19(48):pii=20979.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (2014). Measles and rubella elimination: communicating the importance of vaccination. Stockholm: ECDC; 2014. Authored by Cornelia Betsch.

2013

Betsch, C. (2013). Die Rolle des Internets bei der Elimination von Infektionskrankheiten: zum Management von Wahrnehmungen und Fehlwahrnehmungen. [The Role of the Internet in Eliminating Infectious Diseases: Managing Perceptions and Misperceptions of vaccination]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt, 56:1279–1286.

Betsch, C., Böhm, R., & Korn, L. (2013). Inviting free-riders or appealing to pro-social behavior? Game theoretical reflections on communicating herd immunity in vaccine advocacy. Health Psychology, 32(9):978-85.

Haase, N., Renkewitz, F. & Betsch, C. (2013). The Measurement of Subjective Probability: Evaluating the Sensitivity and Accuracy of Various Scales. Risk Analysis. doi: 10.1111/risa.12025. [Epub ahead of print].

Betsch, C., Renkewitz, F. & Haase, N. (2013). Effect of narrative reports about vaccine adverse events and bias-awareness disclaimers on vaccine decisions: A simulation of an online patient social network. Medical Decision Making. doi: 10.1177/0272989X12452342. [Epub 2012 Aug 8].

Betsch, C. & Sachse, K. (2013). Debunking vaccination myths – Strong risk negations can increase perceived vaccination risks. Health Psychology, 32, 145-155.

2012

Betsch, C. & Schmid, P. (2012). Angst essen Impfbereitschaft auf? Der Einfluss kognitiver und affektiver Faktoren auf die Risikowahrnehmung im Ausbruchsgeschehen. [The influence of cognitive and affective aspects of risk perception during outbreaks.] Bundesgesundheitsblatt, 56, 124-130.

Haase, N. & Betsch, C. (2012). Parents trust other parents: Lay vaccination narratives on the web may create doubt about vaccination safety. Medical Decision Making, 32, 645.

Betsch, C. & Sachse, K. (2012). Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde? (How) the Internet influences vaccination decisions: Recent evidence and tentative guidelines for online vaccine communication. Vaccine, 30, 3723-3726.

Betsch, C., Brewer, N.T., Brocard, P., Davies, P., Gaissmaier, W., Haase, N., Leask, J., Renkewitz, F., Renner, B., Reyna, V.F., Rossmann, C., Sachse, K., Schachinger, A. & Siegrist, M. (2012). Opportunities and Challenges of Web 2.0 for Vaccination Decisions. Vaccine, 30, 3727-3733.

Betsch, C. & Wicker, S. (2012). E-Health Use, Vaccination Knowledge and Perception of Own Risk: Drivers of Vaccination Uptake in Medical Students. Vaccine, 30: 1143–1148.

2011

Betsch., C. (2011). Innovations in communication: the Internet and the psychology of vaccination decisions. Eurosurveillance, 16(17):pii=19849. Available online

Betsch, C., Ulshöfer, C., Renkewitz, F. & Betsch, T., &  (2011). The influence of narrative vs. statistic information on perceiving vaccination risks. Medical Decision Making, 2011;31(5): 742 – 753.

2010

Betsch, C. (2010). Das Internet und seine Auswirkung auf die Wahrnehmung von Impfrisiken. Kinderärztliche Praxis, 5, 282-286.

Betsch, C., Renkewitz, F., Betsch, T., & Ulshöfer, C. (2010). The influence of vaccine-critical Internet pages on perception of vaccination risks. Journal of Health Psychology, 15, 446-455.

Betsch, C. (2010). Online-supplement complementing “The influence of vaccine-critical Internet pages on perceiving vaccination risks”. The publication reveals the pretest which confirms the difference between the websites regarding criteria suggested in the literature.

Betsch, C. & Könen, T. (2010). Der Einfluss von Furchtappellen im Kontext impfkritischer Internetseiten: die Angst schlägt zurück. Kinder- und Jugendmedizin, 10, 159-166.

2008 and earlier

Betsch, C. & Kunz, J. J. (2008). Strategy Preferences and Decisional Fit. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 21, 532-555.

Greifeneder, R. & Betsch, C. (2006). Lieber die Taube auf dem Dach! Eine Skala zur Erfassung interindividueller Unterschiede in der Maximierungstendenz [Maximizing – a scale to assess individual differences in maximizing]. Zeitschrift für Sozialpsychologie, 37, 233-243.

Schunk, D. & Betsch, C. (2006). Explaining heterogeneity in utility functions by individual preferences for intuition and deliberation. Journal of Economic Psychology, 27, 386-401.

Betsch, C. (2004). Präferenz für Intuition und Deliberation. Inventar zur Erfassung von affekt- und kognitionsbasiertem Entscheiden. [Preference for Intuition and Deliberation (PID): An Inventory for Assessing Affect- and Cognition-Based Decision-Making]. Zeitschrift für Differentielle und Diagnostische Psychologie, 25, 179-197.

Betsch, C., Betsch, T., & Haberstroh, S. (2004). Intuition: Wann Sie Ihren Bauch entscheiden lassen können. Wirtschaftspsychologie, 6, 81-83.

* Betsch, T., Haberstroh, S., & Höhle, C. (2002). Explaining and predicting routinized decision making: A review of theories. Theory & Psychology, 12, 453-488.

Invited contributions:

Betsch, C. (2010). Rolle des Internets als Forum für Impfkritik. Kapitel 4.5. des Nationalen Impfplans.

Betsch, C. & Renkewitz, F. (2009). Langfristige Auswirkungen einer Informationssuche auf impfkritischen Internetseiten. Prävention, 32, 125-128.

Chapters:

Sachse, K. & Betsch, C. (2014). Impfinformationen im Internet: Segen oder Fluch für die Impfentscheidung? In: Rossmann, C. & Hastall, M.R. (Hrsg.) Medien und Gesundheitskommunikation: Befunde, Entwicklungen, Herausforderungen.Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Iannello, P., Antoniettin, A., & Betsch, C. (2011). Intuition in Teaching. In: M. Sinclair: Handbook of Intuition Research. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Betsch, C. & Iannello, P. (2010). Measuring individual differences in intuitive and deliberate decision making styles – A comparison of different measures. In: A. Glöckner & C. Witteman (Eds.). Tracing Intuition: Recent Methods in Measuring Intuitive and Deliberate Processes in Decision Making. pp- 251 – 267. London: Psychology Press.

Betsch, C. (2008). Chronic preferences for intuition and deliberation in decision making: Lessons learned about intuition from an individual differences approach. In: H. Plessner, C. Betsch, & T. Betsch, (2007) (Eds.). Intuition in judgment and decision making. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Edited book:

Plessner, H., Betsch, C., & Betsch, T. (2008) (Eds). Intuition in judgment and decision making. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum.

* under maiden name Höhle