Research Article

The Chilling Effect: How Do Researchers React to Controversy?

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    Affiliation: Rutgers University, Department of Sociology and Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America

  • Published: November 18, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0050222

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Posted by plosmedicine on 31 Mar 2009 at 00:32 GMT

Author: Darcy Gill
Position: Publications Assistant
Institution: PLoS Medicine
Submitted Date: November 24, 2008
Published Date: November 24, 2008
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Since this paper was accepted for publication, the author has provided a more up-to-date version of the Interview Guide (page 4 of Text S1). A formal correction containing this updated document will be published soon.

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