Public health and Web 2.0

@article{Hardey2008PublicHA,
  title={Public health and Web 2.0},
  author={M. Hardey},
  journal={The Journal of The Royal Society for the Promotion of Health},
  year={2008},
  volume={128},
  pages={181 - 189}
}
  • M. Hardey
  • Published 2008
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • The Journal of The Royal Society for the Promotion of Health
This article examines the nature and role of Web 2.0 resources and their impact on health information made available though the internet. The transition of the Web from version one to Web 2.0 is described and the main features of the new Web examined. Two characteristic Web 2.0 resources are explored and the implications for the public and practitioners examined. First, what are known as `user reviews' or `user testimonials', which allow people to comment on the health services delivered to… Expand
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