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How personal experiences feature in women's accounts of use of information for decisions about antenatal diagnostic testing for foetal abnormality.

Abstract:

There has been a striking growth in the availability of health-related information based on personal experience in recent years and internet users are often drawn towards other people's stories about their health. Accounts of other people's experiences might convey social and emotional information that is not otherwise available but little is known about how it is used or the implications of its use in practice. This paper examines how people refer to information about other people's experien...

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France, EF More by this author
Ziebland, S More by this author
Entwistle, VA More by this author
Journal:
Social science and medicine (1982)
Volume:
72
Issue:
5
Pages:
755-762
Publication date:
2011-03-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-5347
ISSN:
0277-9536
URN:
uuid:c68cdbdd-7998-48a2-a3e0-c1f258581dc9
Source identifiers:
220761
Local pid:
pubs:220761

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