Global Perspectives on Health Communication in the Age of Social Media, Hardback Book

Global Perspectives on Health Communication in the Age of Social Media Hardback

Edited by Seif Sekalala, Brandon C. Niezgoda

Part of the Advances in Healthcare Information Systems and Administration series

Description

Numerous studies suggest that people with a variety of health concerns are increasingly turning to online networks for social support.

As a result, the number of online support communities has risen over the past two decades.

Global Perspectives on Health Communication in the Age of Social Media is a critical scholarly resource that examines the illness and pain-and-suffering narrative of health communication.

Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics, such as social networks, patient empowerment, and e-health, this book is geared towards professionals and researchers in health informatics as well as students, practitioners, clinicians, and academics.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 230 pages
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Health systems & services
  • ISBN: 9781522537168

£201.00

 
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