Published on in Vol 19, No 10 (2017): October

Ill Literates or Illiterates? Investigating the eHealth Literacy of Users of Online Health Communities

Ill Literates or Illiterates? Investigating the eHealth Literacy of Users of Online Health Communities

Ill Literates or Illiterates? Investigating the eHealth Literacy of Users of Online Health Communities

Authors of this article:

Gregor Petrič1 Author Orcid Image ;   Sara Atanasova1 Author Orcid Image ;   Tanja Kamin2 Author Orcid Image


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