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Journal of Medical Internet Research

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Published on 21.08.14 in Vol 16, No 8 (2014): August

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Works citing "How Feedback Biases Give Ineffective Medical Treatments a Good Reputation"

According to Crossref, the following articles are citing this article (DOI 10.2196/jmir.3214):

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  1. Emmert M, Meszmer N, Schlesinger M. A cross-sectional study assessing the association between online ratings and clinical quality of care measures for US hospitals: results from an observational study. BMC Health Services Research 2018;18(1)
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  5. Ziebland S, Powell J, Briggs P, Jenkinson C, Wyke S, Sillence E, Harris P, Perera R, Mazanderani F, Martin A, Locock L, Kelly L, Booth M, Gann B, Newhouse N, Farmer A. Examining the role of patients’ experiences as a resource for choice and decision-making in health care: a creative, interdisciplinary mixed-method study in digital health. Programme Grants for Applied Research 2016;4(17):1
  6. Acerbi A. A Cultural Evolution Approach to Digital Media. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 2016;10
  7. Hao H. The Development of Online Doctor Reviews in China: An Analysis of the Largest Online Doctor Review Website in China. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2015;17(6):e134
  8. Miton H, Claidière N, Mercier H. Universal cognitive mechanisms explain the cultural success of bloodletting. Evolution and Human Behavior 2015;36(4):303