Welcome to this Current Awareness Bulletin on Social Media and Health, it will cover recent publications on the Impact of Social Media on Health and Wellbeing, and the Use of Social Media in Healthcare.
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REPORTS & BLOGS
30 Facts & Statistics on Social Media and Healthcare (2017), Referral MD (Note this is US). Available online at https://getreferralmd.com/2017/01/30-facts-statistics-on-social-media-and-healthcare/
Dr Linda Papadopoulos (April 2017) How does social media impact the mental health of young people? internetmatters.org. Available online at https://www.internetmatters.org/hub/expert-opinion/social-media-impact-mental-health-young-people/
Impact on Health & Wellbeing
Turner, PG., Lefevre, CE. (2017) Instagram use is linked to increased symptoms of orthorexia nervosa. Eat Wait Disorder, Mar 1. http://doi.org/10.1007/s40519-017-0364-2
Use of Social Media in Healthcare
Liu, SS, Zakaria, S., Vaidya, D., Srivastava, MC. Electrocardiogram training for residents: a curriculum based on Facebook and Twitter. Journal of Electrocardiology In Press 22 April https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2017.04.010
eHealth - Security
Al-Muhtadi, K., Shahzad, B., Saleem, K., et al. (2017) Cybersecurity and privacy issues for social integrated mobile healthcare applications operating in a multi-cloud environment. Health Informatics Journal May 7th https://doi.org/10.1177/1460458217706184
Limave, RJ, Sullivan, TM, Dalessandro, S., Jenkins, AH. (2017) Looking through a social lens: conceptualising social aspects of knowledge management for global health practitioners. Journal of Public Health Research 6(1): 761. https://doi.org/10.4081/jphr.2017.761
Backstrom, C., Larsson, T., Wahlgren, E., et al. (2017) 'It makes you feel like you are not alone': expectant first-time mothers' experiences of social support within the social network, when preparing for childbirth and parenting. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare 12 (June):5157. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.srhc.2017.02.007
Adkins, EC., Zalta, AK., Boley, RA., et al. (2017) Exploring the potential of technology-based mental health services for homeless youth: A qualitative study. Psychological Services 14(2):238-245. https://doi.org/10.1037/ser0000120
naslund, JA., Aschbrenner, KA., Marsch, LA., et al. Facebook for supporting a lifestyle intervention for people with major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia: an exploratory study. Psychiatric Quarterly pp1-14. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11126-017-9512-0
Saha, K., Weber, I., Bimbaum, ML., De Choudray, M. (2017) Characterizing awareness of schizophrenia among Facebook users by leveraging Facebook Advertisement Estimates. Journal of Medical Internet Research 19(5):e156 http://www.jmir.org/2017/5/e156/
Novillo-Ortiz, D., & Hernández-Pérez, T. (2017). Social media in public health: an analysis of national health authorities and leading causes of death in Spanish-speaking Latin American and Caribbean countries. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 17, 16. http://doi.org/10.1186/s12911-017-0411-y
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