Facebook use leads to health-care reform in Taiwan

@article{SyedAbdul2011FacebookUL,
  title={Facebook use leads to health-care reform in Taiwan},
  author={Shabbir Syed-Abdul and Che-Wei Lin and Jeremiah Scholl and Luis Fern{\'a}ndez-Luque and Wen-Shan Jian and Min-Huei Hsu and Der-Ming Liou and Yu-Chuan Li},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2011},
  volume={377},
  pages={2083-2084}
}
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