Published on in Vol 15, No 10 (2013): October

Can Anonymous Posters on Medical Forums be Reidentified?

Can Anonymous Posters on Medical Forums be Reidentified?

Can Anonymous Posters on Medical Forums be Reidentified?

Victoria Bobicev 1, PhD;  Marina Sokolova 2, 3, PhD;  Khaled El Emam 2, 3, PhD;  Yasser Jafer 2, MAS;  Brian Dewar 4, MLIS;  Elizabeth Jonker 3, BA(Hons);  Stan Matwin 2, PhD

1 Technical University of Moldova , Chisinau , MD

2 University of Ottawa , Ottawa, ON, CA

3 CHEO Research Institute, Inc , Ottawa, ON, CA

4 Privacy Analytics, Inc , Ottawa, ON, CA

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