New trends in health social media: hype or evidence-based medicine

Luis Fernandez-Luque, Annie Lau, Carol S. Bond, Kerstin Denecke, Fernando Jose Martin-Sanchez

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The use of social media in the health domain is growing continuously in the terms of use and also complexity. This panel will provide and overview of the current situation and the challenges ahead. The presenters will provide an engaging discussion rooted in the evidence of the emerging field of Health Social Media. Among other topics the following aspects will be addressed: gamification, personalized medicine, patient safety and other topics that will be discussed in the panel.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMEDINFO 2013
Subtitle of host publicationproceedings of the 14th world congress on medical and health informatics, pts 1 and 2
EditorsChristoph U. Lehmann, Elske Ammenwerth, Christian Nøhr
Place of PublicationAmsterdam
PublisherIOS Press
Number of pages1
ISBN (Electronic)9781614992899
ISBN (Print)9781614992882
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Event14th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO) - Copenhagen, Denmark
Duration: 20 Aug 201323 Aug 2013

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
PublisherIOS PRESS
ISSN (Print)0926-9630


Conference14th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO)

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