Published on in Vol 18, No 3 (2016): March

Trusting Social Media as a Source of Health Information: Online Surveys Comparing the United States, Korea, and Hong Kong

Trusting Social Media as a Source of Health Information: Online Surveys Comparing the United States, Korea, and Hong Kong

Trusting Social Media as a Source of Health Information: Online Surveys Comparing the United States, Korea, and Hong Kong

Journals

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  7. Johnson P, Thomas R, Fishman E. Facebook Live: A Free Real-Time Interactive Information Platform. Journal of the American College of Radiology 2018;15(1):201 View
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  45. Chang Y, Zhang Y, Gwizdka J. The effects of information source and eHealth literacy on consumer health information credibility evaluation behavior. Computers in Human Behavior 2021;115:106629 View
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  48. Liu P, Yeh L, Wang J, Lee S. Relationship Between Levels of Digital Health Literacy Based on the Taiwan Digital Health Literacy Assessment and Accurate Assessment of Online Health Information: Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(12):e19767 View
  49. Song X, Liu C, Zhang Y. Chinese College Students’ Source Selection and Use in Searching for Health-related Information Online. Information Processing & Management 2021;58(3):102489 View
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  58. Supthanasup A, Yiengprugsawan V, Kelly M, Banwell C. Social networking sites: a new source of child feeding information for parents in Thailand. Health Promotion International 2022;37(2) View
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  65. Kim H, Chung M, Rhee E, Kim Y. Is it reciprocating or self-serving?: Understanding coping strategies for postpartum depression in an online community for Korean mothers. Health Care for Women International 2022;43(12):1464 View
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