Published on in Vol 9, No 3 (2007):

Use of the Internet to Communicate with Health Care Providers in the United States: Estimates from the 2003 and 2005 Health Information National Trends Surveys (HINTS)

Use of the Internet to Communicate with Health Care Providers in the United States: Estimates from the 2003 and 2005 Health Information National Trends Surveys (HINTS)

Use of the Internet to Communicate with Health Care Providers in the United States: Estimates from the 2003 and 2005 Health Information National Trends Surveys (HINTS)

Journals

  1. Facchiano L, Snyder C. Challenges Surrounding Provider/Client Electronic-Mail Communication. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners 2011;7(4):309 View
  2. Park K, Eum S, Oh H, Cho M, Chang H, Lee Y, Kim S, Park C, Murakami M. Factors affecting online health community participation behavior in patients with thyroid cancer. PLOS ONE 2020;15(6):e0235056 View
  3. Santana S, Lausen B, Bujnowska-Fedak M, Chronaki C, Kummervold P, Rasmussen J, Sorensen T. Online Communication Between Doctors and Patients in Europe: Status and Perspectives. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2010;12(2):e20 View
  4. Qaddoumi I, Bouffet E. Supplementation of a Successful Pediatric Neuro-oncology Telemedicine-Based Twinning Program by E-Mails. Telemedicine and e-Health 2009;15(10):975 View
  5. Wen K, Kreps G, Zhu F, Miller S. Consumers’ Perceptions About and Use of the Internet for Personal Health Records and Health Information Exchange: Analysis of the 2007 Health Information National Trends Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2010;12(4):e73 View
  6. Harris L, Koepsell T, Haneuse S, Martin D, Ralston J. Glycemic Control Associated With Secure Patient-Provider Messaging Within a Shared Electronic Medical Record. Diabetes Care 2013;36(9):2726 View
  7. Baptist A, Thompson M, Grossman K, Mohammed L, Sy A, Sanders G. Social Media, Text Messaging, and Email—Preferences of Asthma Patients between 12 and 40 Years Old. Journal of Asthma 2011;48(8):824 View
  8. Rivara F, Koepsell T, Wang J, Durbin D, Jaffe K, Vavilala M, Dorsch A, Roper-Caldbeck M, Houseknecht E, Temkin N. Comparison of Telephone with World Wide Web-Based Responses by Parents and Teens to a Follow-Up Survey after Injury. Health Services Research 2011;46(3):964 View
  9. Lustria M, Smith S, Hinnant C. Exploring digital divides: An examination of eHealth technology use in health information seeking, communication and personal health information management in the USA. Health Informatics Journal 2011;17(3):224 View
  10. Turner K, Clary A, Hong Y, Alishahi Tabriz A, Shea C. Patient Portal Barriers and Group Differences: Cross-Sectional National Survey Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(9):e18870 View
  11. Nijland N, van Gemert-Pijnen J, Boer H, Steehouder M, Seydel E. Increasing the use of e-consultation in primary care: Results of an online survey among non-users of e-consultation. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2009;78(10):688 View
  12. Castillo-Arcos L, Benavides-Torres R, López-Rosales F, Onofre-Rodríguez D, Valdez-Montero C, Maas-Góngora L. The effect of an Internet-based intervention designed to reduce HIV/AIDS sexual risk among Mexican adolescents. AIDS Care 2016;28(2):191 View
  13. Kummervold P, Chronaki C, Lausen B, Prokosch H, Rasmussen J, Santana S, Staniszewski A, Wangberg S. eHealth Trends in Europe 2005-2007: A Population-Based Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2008;10(4):e42 View
  14. Zhang L, Qian H, Blevins M, Yin L, Ruan Y, Vermund S. Internet-based behavioral interventions for preventing HIV infection in men who have sex with men (MSM). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011 View
  15. Chou W, Liu B, Post S, Hesse B. Health-related Internet use among cancer survivors: data from the Health Information National Trends Survey, 2003–2008. Journal of Cancer Survivorship 2011;5(3):263 View
  16. Jiang S, Street R. Factors Influencing Communication with Doctors via the Internet: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of 2014 HINTS Survey. Health Communication 2017;32(2):180 View
  17. Lee C, Chae J. An Initial Look at the Associations of a Variety of Health-Related Online Activities With Cancer Fatalism. Health Communication 2016;31(11):1375 View
  18. Spooner K, Salemi J, Salihu H, Zoorob R. eHealth patient-provider communication in the United States: interest, inequalities, and predictors. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 2017;24(e1):e18 View
  19. Turner K, Hong Y, Yadav S, Huo J, Mainous A. Patient portal utilization: before and after stage 2 electronic health record meaningful use. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 2019;26(10):960 View
  20. Hesse B, Ahern D, Woods S. Nudging best practice: the HITECH act and behavioral medicine. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2011;1(1):175 View
  21. Nothwehr F, Chrisman M, Andsager J. Improving Rural Newspaper Coverage of Nutrition Stories. Health Promotion Practice 2014;15(6):849 View
  22. Campos-Castillo C, Bartholomay D, Callahan E, Anthony D. Depressive Symptoms and Electronic Messaging with Health Care Providers. Society and Mental Health 2016;6(3):168 View
  23. Brewer N, Gilkey M, Lillie S, Hesse B, Sheridan S. Tables or Bar Graphs? Presenting Test Results in Electronic Medical Records. Medical Decision Making 2012;32(4):545 View
  24. Diamantidis C, Fink W, Yang S, Zuckerman M, Ginsberg J, Hu P, Xiao Y, Fink J. Directed Use of the Internet for Health Information by Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease: Prospective Cohort Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2013;15(11):e251 View
  25. Bredfeldt C, Compton-Phillips A, Snyder M. Effects of between visit physician-patient communication on Diabetes Recognition Program scores. International Journal for Quality in Health Care 2011;23(6):664 View
  26. Green B, Anderson M, Ralston J, Catz S, Fishman P, Cook A. Patient Ability and Willingness to Participate in a Web-Based Intervention to Improve Hypertension Control. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2011;13(1):e1 View
  27. Karpeh M, Bryczkowski S. Digital communications and social media use in surgery: how to maximize communication in the digital age. Innovative Surgical Sciences 2017;2(3):153 View
  28. Quinn C, Royak-Schaler R, Lender D, Steinle N, Gadalla S, Zhan M. Patient Understanding of Diabetes Self-Management: Participatory Decision-Making in Diabetes Care. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 2011;5(3):723 View
  29. Wang Y, Do D, Wilson F. Immigrants’ Use of eHealth Services in the United States, National Health Interview Survey, 2011-2015. Public Health Reports 2018;133(6):677 View
  30. Verhoeven V, Baay M, Baay P, Lardon F, Van Royen P, Vermorken J. Everything you always wanted to know about HPV (but could not ask your doctor). Patient Education and Counseling 2010;81(1):101 View
  31. Gauld R. Factors Associated With E-mail and Internet Use for Health Information and Communications Among Australians and New Zealanders. Social Science Computer Review 2011;29(1):161 View
  32. Finney Rutten L, Hesse B, Moser R, Ortiz Martinez A, Kornfeld J, Vanderpool R, Byrne M, Tortolero Luna G. Socioeconomic and Geographic Disparities in Health Information Seeking and Internet Use in Puerto Rico. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2012;14(4):e104 View
  33. McNeill L, Puleo E, Bennett G, Emmons K. Exploring Social Contextual Correlates of Computer Ownership and Frequency of Use Among Urban, Low-Income, Public Housing Adult Residents. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2007;9(4):e35 View
  34. Weingart S, Zhu J, Chiappetta L, Stuver S, Schneider E, Epstein A, David-Kasdan J, Annas C, Fowler F, Weissman J. Hospitalized patients' participation and its impact on quality of care and patient safety. International Journal for Quality in Health Care 2011;23(3):269 View
  35. Duplaga M, Jan Y. Digital divide among people with disabilities: Analysis of data from a nationwide study for determinants of Internet use and activities performed online. PLOS ONE 2017;12(6):e0179825 View
  36. Steele S, Arshad S, Bush R, Dasani S, Cologne K, Bleier J, Raphaeli T, Kelz R. Social media is a necessary component of surgery practice. Surgery 2015;158(3):857 View
  37. Hesse B, Hanna C, Massett H, Hesse N. Outside the Box: Will Information Technology Be a Viable Intervention to Improve the Quality of Cancer Care?. JNCI Monographs 2010;2010(40):81 View
  38. Santana S, Lausen B, Bujnowska-Fedak M, Chronaki C, Prokosch H, Wynn R. Informed citizen and empowered citizen in health: results from an European survey. BMC Family Practice 2011;12(1) View
  39. Tercyak K, Abraham A, Graham A, Wilson L, Walker L. Association of Multiple Behavioral Risk Factors with Adolescents' Willingness to Engage in eHealth Promotion. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 2009;34(5):457 View
  40. Macdonald L, MacPherson D, Gushulak B. Online Communication as a Potential Travel Medicine Research Tool: Analysis of Messages Posted on the TravelMed Listserv. Journal of Travel Medicine 2009;16(1):7 View
  41. Agarwal R, Anderson C, Zarate J, Ward C. If We Offer it, Will They Accept? Factors Affecting Patient Use Intentions of Personal Health Records and Secure Messaging. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2013;15(2):e43 View
  42. Torrent-Sellens J, Díaz-Chao Á, Soler-Ramos I, Saigí-Rubió F. Modelling and Predicting eHealth Usage in Europe: A Multidimensional Approach From an Online Survey of 13,000 European Union Internet Users. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2016;18(7):e188 View
  43. Ketterer T, West D, Sanders V, Hossain J, Kondo M, Sharif I. Correlates of Patient Portal Enrollment and Activation in Primary Care Pediatrics. Academic Pediatrics 2013;13(3):264 View
  44. Schulz P, Hulsman R. Assessing the quality of eHealth programs and their impact on health behaviour and health outcomes of users. Patient Education and Counseling 2009;77(1):1 View
  45. Chou W, Hunt Y, Beckjord E, Moser R, Hesse B. Social Media Use in the United States: Implications for Health Communication. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2009;11(4):e48 View
  46. Novillo-Ortiz D, Hernández-Pérez T, Saigí-Rubió F. Availability of information in Public Health on the Internet: An analysis of national health authorities in the Spanish-speaking Latin American and Caribbean countries. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2017;100:46 View
  47. Duplaga M. The Acceptance of e-Health Solutions Among Patients with Chronic Respiratory Conditions. Telemedicine and e-Health 2013;19(9):683 View
  48. Hesse B, Gaysynsky A, Ottenbacher A, Moser R, Blake K, Chou W, Vieux S, Beckjord E. Meeting the Healthy People 2020 Goals: Using the Health Information National Trends Survey to Monitor Progress on Health Communication Objectives. Journal of Health Communication 2014;19(12):1497 View
  49. Diamantidis C, Zuckerman M, Fink W, Hu P, Yang S, Fink J. Usability of a CKD Educational Website Targeted to Patients and Their Family Members. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2012;7(10):1553 View
  50. Takahashi Y, Ohura T, Ishizaki T, Okamoto S, Miki K, Naito M, Akamatsu R, Sugimori H, Yoshiike N, Miyaki K, Shimbo T, Nakayama T. Internet Use for Health-Related Information via Personal Computers and Cell Phones in Japan: A Cross-Sectional Population-Based Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2011;13(4):e110 View
  51. Dahlhamer J, Galinsky A, Joestl S, Ward B. Sexual Orientation and Health Information Technology Use: A Nationally Representative Study of U.S. Adults. LGBT Health 2017;4(2):121 View
  52. Abu-Serriah M, Bharmal R, Gallagher J, Ameerally P. Patients’ expectations and online presence of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the United Kingdom. British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2014;52(2):158 View
  53. Brown S, Jouni H, Marroush T, Kullo I. Effect of Disclosing Genetic Risk for Coronary Heart Disease on Information Seeking and Sharing. Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics 2017;10(4) View
  54. Bujnowska-Fedak M. Trends in the use of the Internet for health purposes in Poland. BMC Public Health 2015;15(1) View
  55. Choi N. Relationship Between Health Service Use and Health Information Technology Use Among Older Adults: Analysis of the US National Health Interview Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2011;13(2):e33 View
  56. Nothwehr F, Andsager J, Haines H. The Rural Restaurant Healthy Options Program. Health Promotion Practice 2014;15(2):217 View
  57. Joanne C, Lateef F. Validating “Look, Listen, Feel” for practical communications in the Emergency Department. Journal of Acute Disease 2014;3(4):277 View
  58. Oh K, Kreps G, Jun J, Chong E, Ramsey L. Examining the Health Information–Seeking Behaviors of Korean Americans. Journal of Health Communication 2012;17(7):779 View
  59. Saidinejad M, Zorc J. Mobile and Web-Based Education. Pediatric Emergency Care 2014;30(3):211 View
  60. Kontos E, Blake K, Chou W, Prestin A. Predictors of eHealth Usage: Insights on The Digital Divide From the Health Information National Trends Survey 2012. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2014;16(7):e172 View
  61. Ortega Egea J, González M, Menéndez M. eHealth usage patterns of European general practitioners: A five-year (2002–2007) comparative study. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2010;79(8):539 View
  62. Bientzle M, Griewatz J, Kimmerle J, Küppers J, Cress U, Lammerding-Koeppel M. Impact of Scientific Versus Emotional Wording of Patient Questions on Doctor-Patient Communication in an Internet Forum: A Randomized Controlled Experiment with Medical Students. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2015;17(11):e268 View
  63. Zhang Y, Lauche R, Sibbritt D, Olaniran B, Cook R, Adams J. Comparison of Health Information Technology Use Between American Adults With and Without Chronic Health Conditions: Findings From The National Health Interview Survey 2012. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2017;19(10):e335 View
  64. Duplaga M. A cross-sectional study assessing determinants of the attitude to the introduction of eHealth services among patients suffering from chronic conditions. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2015;15(1) View
  65. Kreps G, Neuhauser L. New directions in eHealth communication: Opportunities and challenges. Patient Education and Counseling 2010;78(3):329 View
  66. Sato A, Costa-i-Font J. Social networking for medical information: A digital divide or a trust inquiry?. Health Policy and Technology 2013;2(3):139 View
  67. Kim K, Kwon N. Profile of e-Patients: Analysis of Their Cancer Information-Seeking From a National Survey. Journal of Health Communication 2010;15(7):712 View
  68. Menachemi N, Prickett C, Brooks R. The Use of Physician-Patient Email: A Follow-up Examination of Adoption and Best-Practice Adherence 2005-2008. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2011;13(1):e23 View
  69. Samadbeik M, Garavand A, Saremian M, Baraei Z, Adeli M. Readiness of Patients with Chronic Diseases to Use Health Information Technology: An Experience of a Developing Country. Shiraz E-Medical Journal 2018;19(10) View
  70. Hall M, Herda M, Handorf E, Rybak C, Keleher C, Siemon M, Daly M. Direct-to-patient disclosure of results of mismatch repair screening for Lynch syndrome via electronic personal health record: a feasibility study. Genetics in Medicine 2014;16(11):854 View
  71. Gauld R, Williams S. Use of the internet for health information: A study of Australians and New Zealanders. Informatics for Health and Social Care 2009;34(3):149 View
  72. Duplaga M. Acceptance of Internet-Based Health Care Services Among Households in Poland: Secondary Analysis of a Population-Based Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2012;14(6):e164 View
  73. Asan O, Cooper II F, Nagavally S, Walker R, Williams J, Ozieh M, Egede L. Preferences for Health Information Technologies Among US Adults: Analysis of the Health Information National Trends Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(10):e277 View
  74. Arthur A, Delk A, Demark-Wahnefried W, Christein J, Contreras C, Posey J, Vickers S, Oster R, Rogers L. Pancreatic cancer survivors’ preferences, barriers, and facilitators related to physical activity and diet interventions. Journal of Cancer Survivorship 2016;10(6):981 View
  75. Mira Solves J, Llinás Santacreu G, Lorenzo Martínez S, Aibar Remón C. Uso de internet por médicos de primaria y hospitales y percepción de cómo influye en su relación con los pacientes. Atención Primaria 2009;41(6):308 View
  76. Kim S, Abner E. Predictors affecting personal health information management skills. Informatics for Health and Social Care 2016;41(3):211 View
  77. Magnezi R, Grosberg D, Novikov I, Ziv A, Shani M, Freedman L. Characteristics of patients seeking health information online via social health networks versus general Internet sites: a comparative study. Informatics for Health and Social Care 2015;40(2):125 View
  78. Alarcón-Fernández O, Alonso-Abreu I, Carrillo-Palau M, Nicolás-Pérez D, Gimeno A, Ramos L, Hernández Guerra de Aguilar M, Casanova C, Jiménez A, Quintero-Carrión E. Uso de Internet entre los pacientes con enfermedades digestivas en un hospital general. Gastroenterología y Hepatología 2011;34(10):667 View
  79. Tarver W, Menser T, Hesse B, Johnson T, Beckjord E, Ford E, Huerta T. Growth Dynamics of Patient-Provider Internet Communication: Trend Analysis Using the Health Information National Trends Survey (2003 to 2013). Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(3):e109 View
  80. Huerta T, Walker D, Ford E. An Evaluation and Ranking of Children’s Hospital Websites in the United States. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2016;18(8):e228 View
  81. Santamore W, Homko C. Understanding How the Patient Interacts With Internet Intervention is Key to Advancing Telemedicine. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing 2008;23(6):472 View
  82. Madhavan S, Sanders A, Chou W, Shuster A, Boone K, Dente M, Shad A, Hesse B. Pediatric Palliative Care and eHealth. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2011;40(5):S208 View
  83. Chen W, Lee K. More than search? Informational and participatory eHealth behaviors. Computers in Human Behavior 2014;30:103 View
  84. Crotty B, Tamrat Y, Mostaghimi A, Safran C, Landon B. Patient-To-Physician Messaging: Volume Nearly Tripled As More Patients Joined System, But Per Capita Rate Plateaued. Health Affairs 2014;33(10):1817 View
  85. van Deursen A, van Dijk J. Internet Skills Performance Tests: Are People Ready for eHealth?. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2011;13(2):e35 View
  86. Shum A, Lai E, Leung W, Cheng M, Wong H, So S, Law Y, Yip P. A Digital Game and School-Based Intervention for Students in Hong Kong: Quasi-Experimental Design. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(4):e12003 View
  87. Bhatia R, Taneja U. Factors Affecting Indian Consumers’ Intention to Use eHealth Services. Journal of Health Management 2019;21(2):258 View
  88. Zhou E, Bober S, Nekhlyudov L, Hu J, Kantoff P, Recklitis C. Physical and emotional health information needs and preferences of long-term prostate cancer survivors. Patient Education and Counseling 2016;99(12):2049 View
  89. Zide M, Caswell K, Peterson E, Aberle D, Bui A, Arnold C. Consumers’ Patient Portal Preferences and Health Literacy: A Survey Using Crowdsourcing. JMIR Research Protocols 2016;5(2):e104 View
  90. Huerta T, Hefner J, Ford E, McAlearney A, Menachemi N. Hospital Website Rankings in the United States: Expanding Benchmarks and Standards for Effective Consumer Engagement. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2014;16(2):e64 View
  91. Castrén J, Huttunen T, Kunttu K. Users and non-users of web-based health advice service among Finnish university students – chronic conditions and self-reported health status (a cross-sectional study). BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2008;8(1) View
  92. Jackson D, Chou W, Coa K, Oh A, Hesse B. Implications of social media use on health information technology engagement: Data from HINTS 4 cycle 3. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2016;6(4):566 View
  93. Atkinson N, Saperstein S, Pleis J. Using the Internet for Health-Related Activities: Findings From a National Probability Sample. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2009;11(1):e4 View
  94. Neuhauser L, Kreps G. eHealth communication and behavior change: promise and performance. Social Semiotics 2010;20(1):9 View
  95. Prestin A, Vieux S, Chou W. Is Online Health Activity Alive and Well or Flatlining? Findings From 10 Years of the Health Information National Trends Survey. Journal of Health Communication 2015;20(7):790 View
  96. Kontos E, Bennett G, Viswanath K. Barriers and Facilitators to Home Computer and Internet Use Among Urban Novice Computer Users of Low Socioeconomic Position. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2007;9(4):e31 View
  97. Antoun J. Electronic mail communication between physicians and patients: a review of challenges and opportunities. Family Practice 2016;33(2):121 View
  98. El Emam K, Neri E, Jonker E. An Evaluation of Personal Health Information Remnants in Second-Hand Personal Computer Disk Drives. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2007;9(3):e24 View
  99. Martin S, Wolters P, Baldwin A, Roderick M, Toledo-Tamula M, Gillespie A, Widemann B. Attitudes About Internet Support Groups Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Neurofibromatosis Type 1 and their Parents. Journal of Genetic Counseling 2014;23(5):796 View
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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Bujnowska-Fedak M, Mastalerz-Migas A. Environment Exposure to Pollutants. View
  2. Kreps G. The Handbook of Applied Communication Research. View
  3. Stetina B, Kryspin-Exner I. Gesundheit und Neue Medien. View
  4. Gabbrielli F. Telehealth Networks for Hospital Services. View
  5. Heaton L. The Handbook of Internet Studies. View
  6. Bujnowska-Fedak M, Waligóra J, Mastalerz-Migas A. Advancements and Innovations in Health Sciences. View