Published on in Vol 18, No 6 (2016): Jun

How Health Care Professionals Use Social Media to Create Virtual Communities: An Integrative Review

How Health Care Professionals Use Social Media to Create Virtual Communities: An Integrative Review

How Health Care Professionals Use Social Media to Create Virtual Communities: An Integrative Review

Journals

  1. Gomes Alves P, Petersen I, Stevenson F. Searching for Information on the Risks of Combined Hormonal Contraceptives on the Internet: A Qualitative Study Across Six European Countries. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(3):e10810 View
  2. Du Y, Paiva K, Cebula A, Kim S, Lopez K, Li C, White C, Myneni S, Seshadri S, Wang J. Diabetes-Related Topics in an Online Forum for Caregivers of Individuals Living With Alzheimer Disease and Related Dementias: Qualitative Inquiry. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(7):e17851 View
  3. Mercado-Martínez F, Huerta-Francisco V, Urias-Vázquez J. Redes sociales virtuales y Salud. Una experiencia participativa sobre la enfermedad renal crónica. Interface - Comunicação, Saúde, Educação 2019;23 View
  4. Rolls K, Hansen M, Jackson D, Elliott D. Intensive care nurses on social media: An exploration of knowledge exchange on an intensive care virtual community of practice. Journal of Clinical Nursing 2020;29(7-8):1381 View
  5. Ibrahim H, Stadler D, Archuleta S, Anglade P, Cofrancesco J. Twelve tips for developing and running a successful women’s group in international academic medicine. Medical Teacher 2019;41(11):1239 View
  6. Aleman R, Milla-Matute C, Mora M, Gomez C, Blanco D, Lo Menzo E, Szomstein S, Rosenthal R. Google Trends as a resource for bariatric education: what do patients want to know?. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 2020 View
  7. Prabha M, Sarojini B. Online Healthcare Information Adoption Assessment Using Text Mining Techniques. Mobile Networks and Applications 2019;24(4):1160 View
  8. Clavier T, Popoff B, Selim J, Beuzelin M, Roussel M, Compere V, Veber B, Besnier E. Association of Social Network Use With Increased Anxiety Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Anesthesiology, Intensive Care, and Emergency Medicine Teams: Cross-Sectional Web-Based Survey Study. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2020;8(9):e23153 View
  9. Todaro E, Silvaggi M, Aversa F, Rossi V, Nimbi F, Rossi R, Simonelli C. Are Social Media a problem or a tool? New strategies for sexual education. Sexologies 2018;27(3):e67 View
  10. Wekerle C, Vakili N, Stewart S, Black T. The utility of Twitter as a tool for increasing reach of research on sexual violence. Child Abuse & Neglect 2018;85:220 View
  11. Massey D, Johnston A, Byrne J, Osborne D. The digital age: A scoping review of nursing students' perceptions of the use of online discussion boards. Nurse Education Today 2019;81:26 View
  12. Jones H, Nazarpour K. Gaining NHS ethical approval from the perspective of a biomedical engineering team. British Journal of Healthcare Management 2018;24(2):71 View
  13. Elliott S, Dyson M, Wilkes G, Zimmermann G, Chambers C, Wittmeier K, Russell D, Scott S, Thomson D, Hartling L. Considerations for Health Researchers Using Social Media for Knowledge Translation: Multiple Case Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(7):e15121 View
  14. Melkers J, Hicks D, Rosenblum S, Isett K, Elliott J. Dental Blogs, Podcasts, and Associated Social Media: Descriptive Mapping and Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2017;19(7):e269 View
  15. Chan W, Leung A. Use of Social Network Sites for Communication Among Health Professionals: Systematic Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(3):e117 View
  16. Nugus P, Ranmuthugala G, Travaglia J, Greenfield D, Lamothe J, Hogden A, Kolne K, Braithwaite J. Advancing interprofessional theory: Deliberative democracy as a participatory research antidote to power differentials in aged care. Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice 2019;15:100 View
  17. Chan W, Leung A. Facebook as a Novel Tool for Continuous Professional Education on Dementia: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(6):e16772 View
  18. Haddad R, Mourani C. Social Networks and Mobile Applications Use in Young Patients With Kidney Disease. Frontiers in Pediatrics 2019;7 View
  19. Saleh J, Dahiya M. Social media trends in dermatology, dermatopathology, and pathology publications: The social construction of medical subdisciplines. Journal of Cutaneous Pathology 2020;47(7):601 View
  20. Häberle A, Nath R, Facente S, Albers A, Girod S. What Surgeons Want: Access to Online Surgical Education and Peer-to-Peer Counseling—A Qualitative Study. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma & Reconstruction 2020:194338752092981 View
  21. Hoodbhoy Z, Ehsan L, Alvi N, Sajjad F, Asghar A, Nadeem O, Qidwai A, Hussain S, Hasan E, Altaf S, Kirmani S, Hasan B. Establishment of a thalassaemia major quality improvement collaborative in Pakistan. Archives of Disease in Childhood 2020;105(5):487 View
  22. Kizgin H, Dey B, Dwivedi Y, Hughes L, Jamal A, Jones P, Kronemann B, Laroche M, Peñaloza L, Richard M, Rana N, Romer R, Tamilmani K, Williams M. The impact of social media on consumer acculturation: Current challenges, opportunities, and an agenda for research and practice. International Journal of Information Management 2020;51:102026 View
  23. Parmar N, Dong L, Eisingerich A. Connecting With Your Dentist on Facebook: Patients’ and Dentists’ Attitudes Towards Social Media Usage in Dentistry. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(6):e10109 View
  24. Todaro E, Silvaggi M, Aversa F, Rossi V, Nimbi F, Rossi R, Simonelli C. Les médias sociaux sont-ils un problème ou un outil ? Nouvelles stratégies pour l’éducation sexuelle. Sexologies 2018;27(3):150 View
  25. Dang Y, Guo S, Guo X, Vogel D. Privacy Protection in Online Health Communities: Natural Experimental Empirical Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(5):e16246 View
  26. González‐Teruel A, Campos‐Peláez M, Fortea‐Cabo G. Information behaviour of the millennial generation: a scoping review of medical residents and their use of social media. Health Information & Libraries Journal 2021;38(1):5 View
  27. Probst Y, Peng Q. Social media in dietetics: Insights into use and user networks. Nutrition & Dietetics 2019;76(4):414 View
  28. Murad A, Hyde N, Chang S, Lederman R, Bosua R, Pirotta M, Audehm R, Yates C, Briggs A, Gorelik A, Chiang C, Wark J. Quantifying Use of a Health Virtual Community of Practice for General Practitioners’ Continuing Professional Development: A Novel Methodology and Pilot Evaluation. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(11):e14545 View
  29. Shah A, Yan X, Shah S, Shah S, Mamirkulova G. Exploring the impact of online information signals in leveraging the economic returns of physicians. Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2019;98:103272 View
  30. Smaldone F, Ippolito A, Ruberto M. The shadows know me: Exploring the dark side of social media in the healthcare field. European Management Journal 2020;38(1):19 View
  31. Bansal P, Bingemann T, Greenhawt M, Mosnaim G, Nanda A, Oppenheimer J, Sharma H, Stukus D, Shaker M. Clinician Wellness During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Extraordinary Times and Unusual Challenges for the Allergist/Immunologist. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice 2020;8(6):1781 View
  32. Ruan B, Yilmaz Y, Lu D, Lee M, Chan T. Defining the Digital Self: A Qualitative Study to Explore the Digital Component of Professional Identity in the Health Professions. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(9):e21416 View
  33. Zhou J, Zuo M, Ye C. Understanding the factors influencing health professionals’ online voluntary behaviors: Evidence from YiXinLi, a Chinese online health community for mental health. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2019;130:103939 View
  34. Kolahi J, Khazaei S, Iranmanesh P, Soltani P. Analysis of highly tweeted dental journals and articles: a science mapping approach. British Dental Journal 2019;226(9):673 View
  35. Osborne D, Byrne J, Massey D, Johnston A. Use of online asynchronous discussion boards to engage students, enhance critical thinking, and foster staff-student/student-student collaboration: A mixed method study. Nurse Education Today 2018;70:40 View
  36. Rosenblum S, Isett K, Melkers J, Funkhouser E, Hicks D, Gilbert G, Melkers M, McEdward D, Buchberg-Trejo M. The association between professional stratification and use of online sources: Evidence from the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network. Journal of Information Science 2021;47(3):373 View
  37. Pretorius C, Chambers D, Coyle D. Young People’s Online Help-Seeking and Mental Health Difficulties: Systematic Narrative Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(11):e13873 View
  38. Vercelli S. Use of social media among Italian physiotherapists: a new opportunity for the profession or an unfavorable trend toward guruism?. Archives of Physiotherapy 2016;6(1) View
  39. Dumas A, Lemieux S, Lapointe A, Provencher V, Robitaille J, Desroches S. Recruitment and retention of mothers of preschoolers and school-aged children in a social media-delivered healthy eating intervention: lessons learned from a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2020;21(1) View
  40. Kawchuk G, Hartvigsen J, Harsted S, Nim C, Nyirö L. Misinformation about spinal manipulation and boosting immunity: an analysis of Twitter activity during the COVID-19 crisis. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020;28(1) View
  41. Hazzam J, Lahrech A. Health Care Professionals’ Social Media Behavior and the Underlying Factors of Social Media Adoption and Use: Quantitative Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(11):e12035 View
  42. Dumas A, Lapointe A, Desroches S. Users, Uses, and Effects of Social Media in Dietetic Practice: Scoping Review of the Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(2):e55 View
  43. Dyson M, Newton A, Shave K, Featherstone R, Thomson D, Wingert A, Fernandes R, Hartling L. Social Media for the Dissemination of Cochrane Child Health Evidence: Evaluation Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2017;19(9):e308 View
  44. Rolls K, Hansen M, Jackson D, Elliott D. Why Health Care Professionals Belong to an Intensive Care Virtual Community: Qualitative Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(11):e14068 View
  45. Zhang M, Guo X, Wu T. Impact of Free Contributions on Private Benefits in Online Healthcare Communities. International Journal of Electronic Commerce 2019;23(4):492 View
  46. Hurtubise K, Pratte G, Rivard L, Berbari J, Héguy L, Camden C. Exploring engagement in a virtual community of practice in pediatric rehabilitation: who are non-users, lurkers, and posters?. Disability and Rehabilitation 2019;41(8):983 View
  47. Grace-Farfaglia P. Social Cognitive Theories and Electronic Health Design: Scoping Review. JMIR Human Factors 2019;6(3):e11544 View
  48. Zigdon A, Zigdon T, Moran D. Attitudes of Nurses Towards Searching Online for Medical Information for Personal Health Needs: Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(3):e16133 View
  49. Chan T, Dzara K, Dimeo S, Bhalerao A, Maggio L. Social media in knowledge translation and education for physicians and trainees: a scoping review. Perspectives on Medical Education 2020;9(1):20 View
  50. Kizgin H, Jamal A, Dey B, Rana N. The Impact of Social Media on Consumers’ Acculturation and Purchase Intentions. Information Systems Frontiers 2018;20(3):503 View
  51. Cowin L, Riley T, Heiler J, Gregory L. The relevance of nurses and midwives code of conduct in Australia. International Nursing Review 2019;66(3):320 View
  52. Daneshvar H, Anderson S, Williams R, Mozaffar H. How Can Social Media Lead to Co-Production (Co-Delivery) of New Services for the Elderly Population? A Qualitative Study. JMIR Human Factors 2018;5(1):e5 View
  53. Abiodun R, Daniels F, Pimmer D, Chipps J. A whatsapp community of practice to support new graduate nurses in South Africa. Nurse Education in Practice 2020;46:102826 View
  54. O’Regan A, Smithson W, Spain E. Social media and professional identity: Pitfalls and potential. Medical Teacher 2018;40(2):112 View
  55. Charpiat B, Mille F, Fombeur P, Machon J, Zawadzki E, Bobay-Madic A. Problèmes rencontrés par les pharmaciens des établissements de santé avec les systèmes d’information hospitaliers : analyse des échanges opérés au sein de réseaux sociaux. Annales Pharmaceutiques Françaises 2018;76(5):368 View
  56. Yada N, Head M. Attitudes Toward Health Care Virtual Communities of Practice: Survey Among Health Care Workers. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(12):e15176 View
  57. Dinesen B, Spindler H. The Use of Telerehabilitation Technologies for Cardiac Patients to Improve Rehabilitation Activities and Unify Organizations: Qualitative Study. JMIR Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies 2018;5(2):e10758 View
  58. Bientzle M, Lechner C, Cress U, Kimmerle J. Online peer consulting for health professionals. The Clinical Teacher 2019;16(5):463 View
  59. Ukoha C, Stranieri A. Criteria to Measure Social Media Value in Health Care Settings: Narrative Literature Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(12):e14684 View
  60. Procter P, Brixey J, Todhunter F, Honey M. Social Media Providing an International Virtual Elective Experience for Student Nurses. Informatics 2017;4(2):9 View
  61. Bell J. Social Media and Family Nursing Scholars. Journal of Family Nursing 2017;23(1):3 View
  62. Kumar Swain R, Kumar Pati A. Habitual daily ‘Good Morning’ message senders reveal the status of their own circadian clock. Biological Rhythm Research 2020;51(5):735 View
  63. Gonzalez E, Mitra S, Turel O. Motivational Impacts on Intent to Use Health-Related Social Media. Journal of Computer Information Systems 2020;60(2):136 View
  64. Rolls K, Massey D, Elliott R. Social media for researchers – beyond cat videos, over sharing, and narcissism. Australian Critical Care 2019;32(5):351 View
  65. Fernández Salazar S, Lafuente Robles N. Integración de internet y las redes sociales en las estrategias de salud. Enfermería Clínica 2016;26(5):265 View
  66. Kolahi J, Khazaei S, Iranmanesh P, Khademi A, Nekoofar M, Dummer P. Altmetric analysis of the contemporary scientific literature in Endodontology. International Endodontic Journal 2020;53(3):308 View
  67. Datta R, Yadav A, Singh A, Datta K, Bansal A. The infodemics of COVID-19 amongst healthcare professionals in India. Medical Journal Armed Forces India 2020;76(3):276 View
  68. Cheng A, Auerbach M, Calhoun A, Mackinnon R, Chang T, Nadkarni V, Hunt E, Duval-Arnould J, Peiris N, Kessler D. Building a Community of Practice for Researchers. Simulation in Healthcare: The Journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare 2018;13(3S):S28 View
  69. Li Y, Ma X, Song J, Yang Y, Ju X. Exploring the Effects of Online Rating and the Activeness of Physicians on the Number of Patients in an Online Health Community. Telemedicine and e-Health 2019;25(11):1090 View
  70. De Gagne J, Hall K, Conklin J, Yamane S, Wyman Roth N, Chang J, Kim S. Uncovering cyberincivility among nurses and nursing students on Twitter: A data mining study. International Journal of Nursing Studies 2019;89:24 View
  71. Magalhães D, Martins J, Branco F, Au‐Yong‐Oliveira M, Gonçalves R, Moreira F. A proposal for a 360° information system model for private health care organizations. Expert Systems 2020;37(5) View
  72. Lord S, Seavey K, Oren S, Budney A, Marsch L. Digital Presence of a Research Center as a Research Dissemination Platform: Reach and Resources. JMIR Mental Health 2019;6(4):e11686 View
  73. Anderberg P, Björling G, Stjernberg L, Bohman D. Analyzing Nursing Students’ Relation to Electronic Health and Technology as Individuals and Students and in Their Future Career (the eNursEd Study): Protocol for a Longitudinal Study. JMIR Research Protocols 2019;8(10):e14643 View
  74. Shan S, Yan Q, Wei Y. Infectious or Recovered? Optimizing the Infectious Disease Detection Process for Epidemic Control and Prevention Based on Social Media. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020;17(18):6853 View
  75. Al-Khalifa K, Al-Swuailem A, AlSheikh R, Muazen Y, Al-Khunein Y, Halawany H, Al-Abidi K. The use of social media for professional purposes among dentists in Saudi Arabia. BMC Oral Health 2021;21(1) View
  76. Deerhake A, O'Brien T. Intradisciplinary Nursing Communication Post Hospital Merger. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing 2021;39(1):48 View
  77. Stiles B, Mynard J. Social Media and Your Cancer Patient. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2021;33(2):517 View
  78. Garofolo-Gonzalez G, Iturriaga C, Pasternack J, Bitterman A, Guyton G. Social Media Use Among Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeons. Foot & Ankle Orthopaedics 2021;6(1):247301142098192 View
  79. Oska S, Lerma E, Topf J. A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Views: A Triple Crossover Trial of Visual Abstracts to Examine Their Impact on Research Dissemination. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(12):e22327 View
  80. Hanghøj S, Boisen K, Hjerming M, Pappot H. Adolescents’ and young adults’ experiences of a prototype cancer smartphone app. DIGITAL HEALTH 2021;7:205520762199725 View
  81. Xun H, He W, Chen J, Sylvester S, Lerman S, Caffrey J. Characterization and Comparison of the Utilization of Facebook Groups Between Public Medical Professionals and Technical Communities to Facilitate Idea Sharing and Crowdsourcing During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-sectional Observational Study. JMIR Formative Research 2021;5(4):e22983 View
  82. Teoh J. How occupational therapy practitioners use virtual communities on the Facebook social media platform for professional learning: A critical incident study. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy 2021:1 View
  83. Albert A, Kahn J, Knoll M, Lirette S, Yechieli R, Gerber N, Jagsi R, Katz M. Current Social Media Use Among Radiation Oncology Trainees. Advances in Radiation Oncology 2021;6(2):100642 View
  84. Barayev E, Vorobichik Berar O, Dotan G, Skaat A, Gal-Or O, Gershoni A, Gaton D. Ophthalmologists and WhatsApp: Teleophthalmology is already here. European Journal of Ophthalmology 2021:112067212110026 View
  85. Mete R, Kellett J, Bacon R, Shield A, Murray K. The P.O.S.T Guidelines for Nutrition Blogs: A Modified e-Delphi Study. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2021;121(7):1219 View
  86. Khan I, Saleh M, Quazi A, Johns R. Health consumers’ social media adoption behaviours in Australia. Health Informatics Journal 2021;27(2):146045822110099 View
  87. Zamani N, Kazemi F, Masoomi E. Determinants of entrepreneurial knowledge and information sharing in professional virtual learning communities created using mobile messaging apps. Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research 2021 View
  88. Kim H, Kim H, Juon H. Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Patient-Provider Communication and the Role of E-Health Use. Journal of Health Communication 2021;26(3):194 View
  89. Du Y, Dennis B, Liu J, Meyer K, Siddiqui N, Lopez K, White C, Myneni S, Gonzales M, Wang J. A Conceptual Model to Improve Care for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias and Their Caregivers: Qualitative Findings in an Online Caregiver Forum. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease 2021;81(4):1673 View
  90. Noble-Jones R, Thomas M, Gabe-Walters M. The education needs of health professionals conservatively managing genital oedema: UK survey findings. British Journal of Nursing 2021;30(9):S18 View
  91. Hynes K, Kingzette A. Are We Prepared? Recommendations for Couple and Family Therapists Engaging with Young Generations on Social Media. Contemporary Family Therapy 2021 View
  92. Herrera-Peco I, Jiménez-Gómez B, Peña Deudero J, Benitez De Gracia E, Ruiz-Núñez C. Healthcare Professionals’ Role in Social Media Public Health Campaigns: Analysis of Spanish Pro Vaccination Campaign on Twitter. Healthcare 2021;9(6):662 View
  93. Takeuchi J, Sakanishi Y, Okada T, Nakayama K, Chiba H, Suganaga R, Nishioka Y, Kishi T, Suzuki T. Factors associated between behavior of administrating or recommending mumps vaccine and primary care physicians’ knowledge about vaccination: A nationwide cross‐sectional study in Japan. Journal of General and Family Medicine 2021 View
  94. Schiavone B, Vitale A, Gallo M, Russo G, Ponticelli D, Borrelli M. Overview of Facebook Use by Hospitals in Italy: A Nationwide Survey during the COVID-19 Emergency. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021;18(14):7225 View
  95. Yoon S, Wee S, Lee V, Lin J, Thumboo J. Patterns of use and perceived value of social media for population health among population health stakeholders: a cross-sectional web-based survey. BMC Public Health 2021;21(1) View
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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Whitfill T, Gross I, Auerbach M. Healthcare Simulation Research. View
  2. Tshiamo W, Kgositau M, Magowe M. Health Information Systems and the Advancement of Medical Practice in Developing Countries. View
  3. Moahi K, Bwalya K. Health Care Delivery and Clinical Science. View
  4. Moahi K, Bwalya K. Health Information Systems and the Advancement of Medical Practice in Developing Countries. View
  5. Moahi K, Bwalya K. Healthcare Policy and Reform. View
  6. Prosser-Snelling E, Morris E. Professional Development Skills for Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. View
  7. Thoër C, Millerand F, Duque N. The Digitization of Healthcare. View
  8. Adeola O, Hinson R, Evans O. Digital Transformation in Business and Society. View