What is e-health?

@article{Eysenbach2018WhatIE,
  title={What is e-health?},
  author={Gunther Eysenbach},
  journal={Journal of Medical Internet Research},
  year={2018},
  volume={3}
}
  • G. Eysenbach
  • Published 18 June 2001
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • Journal of Medical Internet Research
Everybody talks about e-health these days, but few people have come up with a clear definition of this comparatively new term. Barely in use before 1999, this term now seems to serve as a general "buzzword," used to characterize not only "Internet medicine", but also virtually everything related to computers and medicine. The term was apparently first used by industry leaders and marketing people rather than academics. They created and used this term in line with other "e-words" such as e… 
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