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Searching for health information

the Cancer Information Service model

by Vicki S. Freimuth

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National Cancer Institute (U.S.) Cancer Information Service.,
    • Health -- United States -- Information services.,
    • Health behavior.,
    • Information Services.,
    • Neoplasms -- prevention & control.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVicki S. Freimuth, Judith A. Stein, Thomas J. Kean.
      ContributionsStein, Judith A., Kean, Thomas J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA645.C3 F73 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 249 p. :
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2058891M
      ISBN 10081221272X, 0812281233
      LC Control Number88038116

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The new study indicates that looking for health or medical information is one of the most popular activities online. Only e-mail, which is used by 93 percent of the Internet population, and.

      Find a comprehensive index of trusted health and medical information. It is your ultimate guide to reliable health information on common topics from A to Z.   Science, Health, and Public Trust COVID is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. Get the latest public health information from CDC:

      There are some common misconceptions surrounding how many and what types of people search for online health information, particularly around the ages of patients likely to turn to the internet for health information, so let’s take a look at the statistics% of adult internet users search online for health information. Purchase Health Information - 5th Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN ,


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The Consumer Health Information portal assembled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine is an excellent starting point for a search.

You can also see what your doctor is reading, or do a more in-depth search on a condition, using the library's PubMed engine. It looks through millions of articles published in medical journals. out of 5 stars Internet Medical & Health, Searching & Sources Guidebook Reviewed in the United States on Octo I found the book as helpful as the telephone yellowpages in a strange town/5(2).

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Searching Health Information in Question-Answering Systems. María-Dolores Olvera-Lobo (CSIC, Spain & Universidad de Granada, Spain) and Juncal Gutiérrez-Artacho (Universidad de Granada, Spain & Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Spain) Source Title: Handbook of Research on ICTs for Human-Centered Healthcare and Social Care by: 2.

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Health Informatics: An Interprofessional Approach, 2nd Edition prepares you for success in today’s technology-filled healthcare practice. Concise coverage includes information systems and applications such as electronic health records, clinical decision support, telehealth, ePatients, and social media tools, as well as system implementation.

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Medical Journals. Data Collection. Respondents were randomly sampled from an Internet-enabled panel of o households. Our survey was sent to 12, panel members, and percent of surveyed panel members responded.

We collected information about respondents' use of the Internet to search for health information and to communicate about health care with others using the Internet or e-mail Cited by: Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Another important factor to look for when searching for medical information is whether the site has an editorial board.

Determine whether the people writing the information are experts on the information being presented; i.e., medical doctors, researchers, etc. Look at the site’s editorial policy Is the information reviewed on an ongoing basis. Abstract. Research studies investigating online health information searching behavior are abundant.

While there is research pertaining to the online health information seeking behavior of parents in developed countries, similar information for countries with developing economies in the South East Asia region is not by: 3.

Books shelved as health-information-technology: Understanding Current Procedural Terminology and HCPCS Coding Systems by Mary Jo Bowie, Understanding Pha. Reliable health information may be found in health and fitness-focused magazines that have quality control measures in place, and base their health advice on new studies and expert opinion.

Many also make it clear what content is actually paid advertising (with headings like ‘advertising feature’) and what is content endorsed by the magazine. TOP 10 Difficulties When Searching for Health Information 21 / 38 0 % 10 % 20 % 30 % 40 % 50 % 60 % 70 % 80 % 90 % % Lack of information in my mother tongue Evaluation of the link for each search result Search results lack specificity Poor organization of search results Overload with information quantityFile Size: 2MB.

Looking for Health Information. Tips for Searching the Internet. You can find a lot of health information on the internet. But how do you know the information is good or right. Here are some signs that a Web site is reliable: The address ends .edu, The person or group that developed the site is an expert on that topic.

Search NIH for public health information. coronavirus mental health heart disease cancer sleep diabetes fitness healthy eating stroke.

Turning Discovery Into Health ® National Institutes of Health, Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Utilizing a trusted health resource to perform a search will significantly narrow the results down to credible sources with relevant information.

For example, I did the same search, “ racing heartbeat ” on a health resource website and came up with only 62 results but from sources such as the National Institute of Health, Mayo Clinic, and. Searching for knowledge is a conversation between agents.

To conduct a search, an agent must pose a question, transmit the question to another more knowledgeable agent and receive an answer. The answer is then evaluated to see whether it satisfies the initial question.

The more knowledgeable agent may be a human, or a computer database. Mayo Clinic Health System Patient and visitor guide Learn about services at each Mayo Clinic location, including appointments, billing and insurance; travel options; concierge services; lodging and parking.

The Internet has become an established source for health information. The number of individuals using the Internet to search for health information, ranging from healthy lifestyle advice to treatment and diseases, continues to grow.

Scholars have emphasized the need to give greater voice and influence to health consumers.AHIMA’s COVID resource page is designed to keep health information professionals updated on the evolving COVID pandemic, including information from public health organizations, news regarding AHIMA’s live and virtual events, and best practices.

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