RISK: Health, Safety & Environment (1990-2002)


This is a report of a pilot study conducted to examine patients' perceptions of drug Risks and benefits. While all of the factors influencing such perceptions are important, the findings about the extent to which views are affected by patient understanding of and confidence in regulatory oversight should be of professional interest to an especially broad audience.

Repository Citation

Michael S. Brown, Linda J. Wastila, Carol I. Baras & Louis Lasagna Patient Perceptions of Drug Risks and Benefits, 1 RISK 203 (1990).