Published on in Vol 11, No 2 (2009): Apr-Jun

Older Patients’ Enthusiasm to Use Electronic Mail to Communicate With Their Physicians: Cross-Sectional Survey

Older Patients’ Enthusiasm to Use Electronic Mail to Communicate With Their Physicians: Cross-Sectional Survey

Older Patients’ Enthusiasm to Use Electronic Mail to Communicate With Their Physicians: Cross-Sectional Survey

Hardeep Singh 1, 2, MD MPH;  Sarah Fox 3, EdD;  Nancy Petersen 2, PhD;  Anila Shethia 2, MBA;  Richard Street 2, 4, PhD

1 Center of Inquiry to Improve Outpatient Safety through Effective Electronic Communication at the Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Centre , Houston , US

2 Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VAMC, Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine , Houston , US

3 Center for Community Partnerships in Health Promotion Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles , US

4 Department of Communication, Texas A & M University , College Station , US

Corresponding Author:

  • Hardeep Singh, MD MPH
  • Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VAMC
  • Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
  • 2002 Holcombe Blvd
  • Houston
  • US
  • Phone: 1 713 794 8515
  • Email: hardeeps@bcm.edu