In addition to social mediaas prevalence for personal use, online networking tools are also gaining momentum in the healthcare field. Health information and patient discussion are embracing these technologies to create a more ubiquitous communication platform. Social Media and Mobile Technologies for Healthcare provides insight on the tools that are integral to understanding and implementing emerging technologies in health-related fields. With an ever-growing presence of patients and health professionals on social networking sites, this book will provide insight into the effect of communication technologies on health services. This publication is useful for professionals and researchers in health informatics, as well as students, practitioners, clinicians, and academics.Case study 1 demonstrates how the implementation and experience of eportfolios as a user-centric mobile technology can be used to support ... slide presentations, a user manual and fact sheets. ... media even though only 15% of respondents indicated they used file sharing sites such as Flickr, YouTube, Tumblr or Picasa.
|Title||:||Social Media and Mobile Technologies for Healthcare|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2014-06-30|