Published on in Vol 19, No 4 (2017): April

Gender-Specific Determinants and Patterns of Online Health Information Seeking: Results From a Representative German Health Survey

Gender-Specific Determinants and Patterns of Online Health Information Seeking: Results From a Representative German Health Survey

Gender-Specific Determinants and Patterns of Online Health Information Seeking: Results From a Representative German Health Survey

Journals

  1. Betsch C, Rossmann C, Pletz M, Vollmar H, Freytag A, Wichmann O, Hanke R, Hanke W, Heinemeier D, Schmid P, Eitze S, Weber W, Reinhardt A, Küpke N, Forstner C, Fleischmann-Struzek C, Mikolajetz A, Römhild J, Neufeind J, Rieck T, Suchecka K, Reinhart K. Increasing influenza and pneumococcal vaccine uptake in the elderly: study protocol for the multi-methods prospective intervention study Vaccination60+. BMC Public Health 2018;18(1) View
  2. Levin-Zamir D, Bertschi I. Media Health Literacy, eHealth Literacy, and the Role of the Social Environment in Context. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018;15(8):1643 View
  3. Martin P, Cousin L, Gottot S, Bourmaud A, de La Rochebrochard E, Alberti C. Participatory Interventions for Sexual Health Promotion for Adolescents and Young Adults on the Internet: Systematic Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(7):e15378 View
  4. Nkoka O, Chuang T, Chen Y. Multilevel Analysis of Factors Associated with Treatment-Seeking Behaviors among Caregivers with Febrile Children in Malawi. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2019;100(6):1454 View
  5. Link E, Baumann E. Nutzung von Gesundheitsinformationen im Internet: personenbezogene und motivationale Einflussfaktoren. Bundesgesundheitsblatt - Gesundheitsforschung - Gesundheitsschutz 2020;63(6):681 View
  6. Haluza D, Böhm I. Mobile and Online Health Information: Exploring Digital Media Use among Austrian Parents. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020;17(17):6053 View
  7. Reifegerste D. Geschlechtersensible Gesundheitskommunikation. Public Health Forum 2019;27(2):154 View
  8. Alvarez-Galvez J, Salinas-Perez J, Montagni I, Salvador-Carulla L. The persistence of digital divides in the use of health information: a comparative study in 28 European countries. International Journal of Public Health 2020;65(3):325 View
  9. Hassan S, Masoud O. Online health information seeking and health literacy among non-medical college students: gender differences. Journal of Public Health 2021;29(6):1267 View
  10. Yin R, Neyens D. Online Health Resource Use by Individuals With Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Analysis Using the National Health Interview Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(9):e15352 View
  11. Zimmerman M, Shaw G. Health information seeking behaviour: a concept analysis. Health Information & Libraries Journal 2020;37(3):173 View
  12. Haluza D, Böhm I. The Quantified Woman: Exploring Perceptions on Health App Use among Austrian Females of Reproductive Age. Reproductive Medicine 2020;1(2):132 View
  13. Sugarman D, Meyer L, Reilly M, Greenfield S. Feasibility and Acceptability of a Web-Based, Gender-Specific Intervention for Women with Substance Use Disorders. Journal of Women's Health 2020;29(5):636 View
  14. Seçkin G. Expansion of Parson's sick role into cyberspace: Patient information consumerism and subjective health in a representative sample of U.S. internet users. Social Science & Medicine 2020;247:112733 View
  15. Samadbeik M, Garavand A, Saremian M, Baraei Z, Adeli M. Readiness of Patients with Chronic Diseases to Use Health Information Technology: An Experience of a Developing Country. Shiraz E-Medical Journal 2018;19(10) View
  16. Qiu Y, Ren W, Liu Y, Yin P, Ren J. Online health information in a rural residential population in Zhejiang Province, China: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open 2019;9(5):e026202 View
  17. Qan'ir Y, Song L. Systematic review of technology‐based interventions to improve anxiety, depression, and health‐related quality of life among patients with prostate cancer. Psycho-Oncology 2019;28(8):1601 View
  18. Kye S, Park K. Factors affecting online health information seeking by channels. Korean Journal of Health Education and Promotion 2018;35(2):1 View
  19. Reifegerste D, Czerwinski F, Rosset M, Baumann E, Kludt E, Weg‐Remers S. Demographic and cancer‐related differences between self‐seeking patients and supported patients: Analysis of cancer information–service data. Psycho-Oncology 2019;28(4):759 View
  20. Oedekoven M, Herrmann W, Ernsting C, Schnitzer S, Kanzler M, Kuhlmey A, Gellert P. Patients’ health literacy in relation to the preference for a general practitioner as the source of health information. BMC Family Practice 2019;20(1) View
  21. Russell L, Ugalde A, Milne D, Austin D, Livingston P. Digital Characteristics and Dissemination Indicators to Optimize Delivery of Internet-Supported Mindfulness-Based Interventions for People With a Chronic Condition: Systematic Review. JMIR Mental Health 2018;5(3):e53 View
  22. Kose T, Oymak C. E-health in Turkey: an analysis of consumer activities. Health and Technology 2019;9(2):113 View
  23. Verberne S, Batenburg A, Sanders R, van Eenbergen M, Das E, Lambooij M. Analyzing Empowerment Processes Among Cancer Patients in an Online Community: A Text Mining Approach. JMIR Cancer 2019;5(1):e9887 View
  24. Hicks D. Clarifying identity in information behavior research: A conceptual analysis. Library & Information Science Research 2020;42(3):101035 View
  25. Schmidt H, Wild E, Schreyögg J. Explaining variation in health information seeking behaviour – Insights from a multilingual survey. Health Policy 2021;125(5):618 View
  26. Sun F, Yang F, Zheng S. Evaluation of the Liver Disease Information in Baidu Encyclopedia and Wikipedia: Longitudinal Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(1):e17680 View
  27. Schielein M, Tizek L, Baeumer D, Hillmann E, Romer K, Wagner N, Zink A. People‐centered care for psoriasis and urticaria: Are we overlooking Internet addiction while only considering patients and physician settings?. The Journal of Dermatology 2021;48(6):825 View
  28. Östlund I, Werner M, Karling P. Self-monitoring with home based fecal calprotectin is associated with increased medical treatment. A randomized controlled trial on patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology 2021;56(1):38 View
  29. Schäfer M, Stark B, Werner A, Tibubos A, Reichel J, Pfirrmann D, Edelmann D, Heller S, Mülder L, Rigotti T, Letzel S, Dietz P. Health Information Seeking Among University Students Before and During the Corona Crisis—Findings From Germany. Frontiers in Public Health 2021;8 View
  30. Ducrot P, Montagni I, Nguyen Thanh V, Serry A, Richard J. Evolution of Online Health-Related Information Seeking in France From 2010 to 2017: Results From Nationally Representative Surveys. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(4):e18799 View
  31. Le Garrec M, Rousseau C, Thépault F, Kerjouan M, Salé A, Jouneau S. Prevalence, predicting factors and impact of internet use by patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: A cross-sectional observational study. Respiratory Medicine and Research 2021;79:100818 View
  32. Loránd K, Mónika S. Use of internet as source of medical information and its impact among young Transylvanian Hungarian people - a comparative study. Bulletin of Medical Sciences 2018;91(1):56 View
  33. Walldorf J, Pijan E, Greinert R, Riesner-Wehner A, Michl P. Family planning with inflammatory bowel disease: the challenge of childlessness and parent concerns. Zeitschrift für Gastroenterologie 2021;59(08):841 View
  34. Gehrau V, Fujarski S, Lorenz H, Schieb C, Blöbaum B. The Impact of Health Information Exposure and Source Credibility on COVID-19 Vaccination Intention in Germany. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021;18(9):4678 View
  35. Choi H, Jeong G. Characteristics of the Measurement Tools for Assessing Health Information–Seeking Behaviors in Nationally Representative Surveys: Systematic Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(7):e27539 View
  36. Sherman L, Goidel K, Bergeron C, Smith M. Web-Based Health Information Seeking Among African American and Hispanic Men Living With Chronic Conditions: Cross-sectional Survey Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(7):e26180 View
  37. Li P, Xu L, Tang T, Wu X, Huang C. Willingness to Adopt Health Information Among Social Question-and-Answer Community Users in China: Cross-sectional Survey Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(5):e27811 View
  38. Yin Q, Li L, Yan Z, Guo C. Understanding the effects of self-peer-platform incentives on users' physical activity in mobile fitness apps: the role of gender. Information Technology & People 2022;35(3):1054 View
  39. de Looper M, van Weert J, Schouten B, Bolle S, Belgers E, Eddes E, Smets E. The Influence of Online Health Information Seeking Before a Consultation on Anxiety, Satisfaction, and Information Recall, Mediated by Patient Participation: Field Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(7):e23670 View
  40. Schultze M, Breuning M, von der Heyde M, Kaiser M, Müller-Nordhorn J, Holmberg C. Presenting scientifically-derived illness experiences online – Evaluation of the use of the DIPEx Germany website. Patient Education and Counseling 2022;105(7):2328 View
  41. Link E, Baumann E, Klimmt C. Explaining Online Information Seeking Behaviors in People With Different Health Statuses: German Representative Cross-sectional Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(12):e25963 View
  42. Minian N, Gayapersad A, Saiva A, Dragonetti R, Kidd S, Strudwick G, Selby P. An e–Mental Health Resource for COVID-19–Associated Stress Reduction: Mixed Methods Study of Reach, Usability, and User Perceptions. JMIR Mental Health 2022;9(8):e39885 View
  43. Favaretti C, Adam M, Greuel M, Hachaturyan V, Gates J, Bärnighausen T, Vandormael A. Participant engagement with a short, wordless, animated video on COVID-19 prevention: a multi-site randomized trial. Health Promotion International 2023;38(4) View
  44. Covolo L, Guana M, Bonaccorsi G, Brunelli L, Castaldi S, De Donno A, Mereu A, Verani M, Gelatti U. Exploring the Online Health Information-Seeking Behavior in a Sample of Italian Women: The “SEI Donna” Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(8):4745 View
  45. Yao Z, Zhang B, Ni Z, Ma F. What users seek and share in online diabetes communities: examining similarities and differences in expressions and themes. Aslib Journal of Information Management 2022;74(2):311 View
  46. Berdida D, Grande R, Lopez V. Filipinos’ health information‐seeking behaviors and their implications for COVID‐19 vaccination. Public Health Nursing 2022;39(3):553 View
  47. Jenkins N, Hoogendijk E, Armstrong J, Lewis N, Ranson J, Rijnhart J, Ahmed T, Ghachem A, Mullin D, Ntanasi E, Welstead M, Auais M, Bennett D, Bandinelli S, Cesari M, Ferrucci L, French S, Huisman M, Llewellyn D, Scarmeas N, Piccinin A, Hofer S, Muniz-Terrera G, Albert S. Trajectories of Frailty With Aging: Coordinated Analysis of Five Longitudinal Studies. Innovation in Aging 2022;6(2) View
  48. So J, Ahn J, Guan M. Beyond Depth and Breadth: Taking “Types” of Health Information Sought into Consideration with Cluster Analysis. Journal of Health Communication 2022;27(1):27 View
  49. Zhu Y, Wang R, Zeng R, Pu C. Does gender really matter? Exploring determinants behind consumers' intention to use contactless fitness services during the COVID-19 pandemic: a focus on health and fitness apps. Internet Research 2023;33(1):280 View
  50. Wagner A, Reifegerste D. Health-related communication in everyday life: Communication partners, channels, and patterns. Communications 2023;48(2):180 View
  51. Bergmo T, Sandsdalen V, Manskow U, Småbrekke L, Waaseth M. Internet Use for Obtaining Medicine Information: Cross-sectional Survey. JMIR Formative Research 2023;7:e40466 View
  52. Freytag A, Baumann E, Angermeyer M, Schomerus G. Self- and surrogate-seeking of information about mental health and illness in Germany. BMC Public Health 2023;23(1) View
  53. Brenk-Franz K, Leonhardt L, Strauß B. Attachment and patient activation as predictors of the interest and use of telemedical health applications –results of an observational study in primary health care. BMC Primary Care 2022;23(1) View
  54. Lu Z, Shi L, Que J, Zheng Y, Wang Q, Liu W, Huang Y, Liu X, Yuan K, Yan W, Shi J, Bao Y, Lu L. Accessibility to Digital Mental Health Services among the General Public throughout COVID-19: Trajectories, Influencing Factors and Association with Long-Term Mental Health Symptoms. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(6):3593 View
  55. Beaumont J, Cook N. Analysis of types of and language used in online information available to patients with periodontitis. British Dental Journal 2023;234(4):253 View
  56. Useche S, Peñaranda-Ortega M, Gonzalez-Marin A, Llamazares F. Assessing the Effect of Drivers’ Gender on Their Intention to Use Fully Automated Vehicles. Applied Sciences 2021;12(1):103 View
  57. Doerre A, Doblhammer G, Cheong S. The influence of gender on COVID-19 infections and mortality in Germany: Insights from age- and gender-specific modeling of contact rates, infections, and deaths in the early phase of the pandemic. PLOS ONE 2022;17(5):e0268119 View
  58. Van Heel K, Nelson A, Handysides D, Shah H. The Factors Associated With Confidence in Using the Internet to Access Health Information: Cross-sectional Data Analysis. JMIR Formative Research 2023;7:e39891 View
  59. Lee A, Kakoschke N, Higgins L, Reeson A, Brindal E. The invisible burden of managing COVID-19 for Australian women: Cognitive labor and public health information. Frontiers in Public Health 2023;11 View
  60. Santos B, Wong‐Parodi G. News coverage of ocean issues and its impacts on public perceptions and conservation information‐seeking of sea turtles. Conservation Science and Practice 2022;4(4) View
  61. Nievas-Soriano B, Castro-Luna G, García-Duarte S, González-López M, Parrón-Carreño T. Profile of the Users and the Most Visited Topics of a Pediatric eHealth Website. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021;18(21):11248 View
  62. Parsons Leigh J, Brundin-Mather R, Moss S, Nickel A, Parolini A, Walsh D, Bigham B, Carter A, Fox-Robichaud A, Fiest K. Public awareness and knowledge of sepsis: a cross-sectional survey of adults in Canada. Critical Care 2022;26(1) View
  63. Medero K, Merrill Jr K, Ross M. Modeling Access Across the Digital Divide for Intersectional Groups Seeking Web-Based Health Information: National Survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2022;24(3):e32678 View
  64. Duimel S, Linn A, Smets E, Smit E, van Weert J. Profiling Cancer Patients Based on Their Motives for Seeking Informational and Emotional Support Online. Health Communication 2023;38(14):3223 View
  65. Link E, Baumann E, Kreps G, Czerwinski F, Rosset M, Suhr R. Expanding the Health Information National Trends Survey Research Program Internationally to Examine Global Health Communication Trends: Comparing Health Information Seeking Behaviors in the U.S. and Germany. Journal of Health Communication 2022;27(8):545 View
  66. Rosenberg D. Ethnic differences in utilization of online health information sources: A test of the social inequality hypotheses. Journal of Librarianship and Information Science 2024;56(2):443 View
  67. Rosenberg D, Mano R, Mesch G. Health information seeking on social media: the diversification approach. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal 2023;42(3):364 View
  68. Petersen E, Jensen J, Frandsen T. Information seeking for coping with cancer: a systematic review. Aslib Journal of Information Management 2021;73(6):885 View
  69. Popovac M, Roomaney R. Measuring online health‐seeking behaviour: Construction and initial validation of a new scale. British Journal of Health Psychology 2022;27(3):756 View
  70. D’Andrea A, Grifoni P, Ferri F. Online Health Information Seeking: An Italian Case Study for Analyzing Citizens’ Behavior and Perception. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2023;20(2):1076 View
  71. Link E, Baumann E. A Comparison of Women’s and Men’s Web-Based Information-Seeking Behaviors About Gender-Related Health Information: Web-Based Survey Study of a Stratified German Sample. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2023;25:e43897 View
  72. Park Y, Park H, Lee J, Choi B. Hospitals’ Adoption of Mobile-Based Personal Health Record Systems and Patients’ Characteristics: A Cross-Sectional Study Analyzing National Healthcare Big Data. INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing 2023;60:004695802311608 View
  73. Beaumont J, Cook N. Analysis of types of and language used in online information available to patients with periodontitis. BDJ Team 2023;10(4):22 View
  74. Buschulte K, Höger P, Ganter C, Wijsenbeek M, Kahn N, Kriegsmann K, Wilkens F, Polke M, El-Hadi S, Lederer C, Herth F, Kreuter M. How Informed Are German Patients with Pulmonary Sarcoidosis about Their Disease?. Respiration 2023;102(5):361 View
  75. Rouvinen H, Turunen H, Lindfors P, Kinnunen J, Rimpelä A, Koivusilta L, Kulmala M, Dadaczynski K, Okan O, Sormunen M. Online health information-seeking behaviour and mental well-being among Finnish higher education students during COVID-19. Health Promotion International 2023;38(6) View
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  77. Valladares-Garrido M, Serrano F, Rios-González C, Pedersini P, Villafañe J, Franchi T, Tovani-Palone M, Mejia C. Association between the use of Sci-Hub and consultation of scientific journals by medical students from six Latin American countries: A secondary analysis. Heliyon 2023;9(8):e17868 View
  78. Figura H, Saha F, Seibt S, Haller H, Bringmann H, Kessler C, Kugler J, Cramer H, Michalsen A, Kandil F, Jeitler M. Effects of an Online Meditation Course on Quality of Life and Positive Emotions: A Prospective Observational Study (EXPANSION Study). Journal of Integrative and Complementary Medicine 2023 View
  79. USLU ŞAHAN F, PURTUL S. Health Anxiety and eHealth Literacy as Predictors of Cyberchondria in Women. Acibadem Universitesi Saglik Bilimleri Dergisi 2023;14(3) View
  80. Devi K, Lawanda I. Factors influencing information-seeking behavior of academic scientists in the open access era. Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship 2023;35(4):269 View
  81. Murakami K, Shinozaki N, Okuhara T, McCaffrey T, Livingstone M. Prevalence and Correlates of Dietary and Nutrition Information Seeking Through Various Web-Based and Offline Media Sources Among Japanese Adults: Web-Based Cross-Sectional Study. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance 2024;10:e54805 View
  82. Bachl M, Link E, Mangold F, Stier S. Search Engine Use for Health-Related Purposes: Behavioral Data on Online Health Information-Seeking in Germany. Health Communication 2024;39(8):1651 View
  83. Sinha J, Serin N. Online Health Information Seeking and Preventative Health Actions: Cross-Generational Online Survey Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2024;26:e48977 View
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Books/Policy Documents

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