Internet Searches About Therapies Do Not Impact Willingness to Accept Prescribed Therapy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients

@article{Feathers2015InternetSA,
  title={Internet Searches About Therapies Do Not Impact Willingness to Accept Prescribed Therapy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients},
  author={Alexandra Feathers and Tommy Yen and Laura Yun and Garrett M Strizich and A Swaminath},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={61},
  pages={1013-1020}
}
A significant majority of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) search the Internet for information about their disease. While patients who search the Internet for disease or treatment information are believed to be more resistant to accepting medical therapy, no studies have tested this hypothesis. All IBD patients over a 3-month period across… CONTINUE READING