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Consumer Health Information

Known as: Health Information, Consumer, Information, Consumer Health 
Information intended for potential users of medical and healthcare services. There is an emphasis on self-care and preventive approaches as well as… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
  • Y. Zhao, J. Zhang
  • Health information and libraries journal
  • 2017
  • Corpus ID: 11480083
OBJECTIVE The objective of this literature review was to summarise current research regarding how consumers seek health-related… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Abstract Consumer health information-seeking behavior of members of a local Korean community in Tallahassee, Florida, was… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND A substantial amount of consumer health-related information is available on the Internet. Studies suggest that… Expand
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2006
2006
Public access Internet portals and decreasing costs of personal computers have created a growing consensus that unequal access to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background The World Wide Web (WWW) has become an increasingly essential resource for health information consumers. The ability… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objectives To describe the methods used for involving consumers in a needs‐led health research programme, and to discuss… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In October 1998, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) launched a pilot project to learn about the role of public libraries in… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The provision of consumer health information was pioneered in the United States: organisations such as Planetree (a not for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The World Wide Web is an increasingly popular source for consumer health information, but many authors have expressed concerns… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Consumers are increasingly interested in information that will help them manage their own health and that of their families… Expand
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