Usability of quality measures for online health information: Can commonly used technical quality criteria be reliably assessed?

@article{Bernstam2005UsabilityOQ,
  title={Usability of quality measures for online health information: Can commonly used technical quality criteria be reliably assessed?},
  author={Elmer V. Bernstam and Smitha Sagaram and Muhammad F. Walji and Craig W. Johnson and Funda Meric-Bernstam},
  journal={International journal of medical informatics},
  year={2005},
  volume={74 7-8},
  pages={
          675-83
        }
}
PURPOSE Many criteria have been developed to rate the quality of online health information. To effectively evaluate quality, consumers must use quality criteria that can be reliably assessed. However, few instruments have been validated for inter-rater agreement. Therefore, we assessed the degree to which two raters could reliably assess 22 popularly cited quality criteria on a sample of 42 complementary and alternative medicine Web sites. METHODS We determined the degree of inter-rater… CONTINUE READING
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