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Patient perspectives on health advice posted on Internet discussion boards: a qualitative study.

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BACKGROUND: Use of the Internet for health information by patients is growing, and there have been diverse responses to this both within the research community and the medical and health-related professions. The use of Internet discussion boards are one way that people living with long-term conditions can interact with their peers and offer and seek advice, support and information. We report patient perspectives on using a discussion board within a wider pilot study of an Internet-based self-...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences
Journal:
Health expectations : an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy
Volume:
12
Issue:
3
Pages:
313-320
Publication date:
2009-09-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1369-7625
ISSN:
1369-6513
URN:
uuid:f6210e7a-951e-4df7-9c68-92c32d9c6ec9
Source identifiers:
353511
Local pid:
pubs:353511

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