Published on in Vol 15 , No 4 (2013) :April

A New Dimension of Health Care: Systematic Review of the Uses, Benefits, and Limitations of Social Media for Health Communication

A New Dimension of Health Care: Systematic Review of the Uses, Benefits, and Limitations of Social Media for Health Communication

A New Dimension of Health Care: Systematic Review of the Uses, Benefits, and Limitations of Social Media for Health Communication

S Anne Moorhead 1 , PhD, MSc ;   Diane E. Hazlett 1 , PhD, MSc ;   Laura Harrison 1 , MSc ;   Jennifer K Carroll 2 , MD, MPH ;   Anthea Irwin 1 , PhD ;   Ciska Hoving 3 , PhD

1 School of Communication , University of Ulster , Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland , GB

2 Family Medicine Research Programs , Department of Family Medicine , University of Rochester Medical Center , Rochester , NY , US

3 CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Health Promotion , Maastricht University , Maastricht , NL

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