Published on in Vol 22, No 10 (2020): October

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Social Media Use, eHealth Literacy, Disease Knowledge, and Preventive Behaviors in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Study on Chinese Netizens

Social Media Use, eHealth Literacy, Disease Knowledge, and Preventive Behaviors in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Study on Chinese Netizens

Social Media Use, eHealth Literacy, Disease Knowledge, and Preventive Behaviors in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Study on Chinese Netizens

Authors of this article:

Xiaojing Li 1 Author Orcid Image ;   Qinliang Liu 1 Author Orcid Image


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Yu P, Wang H, Mahendran R. Handbook of Research on Sustainable Tourism and Hotel Operations in Global Hypercompetition. View
  2. Nazari E. Digital Innovation for Healthcare in COVID-19 Pandemic: Strategies and Solutions. View
  3. Levin-Zamir D, Bertschi I, McElhinney E, Rowlands G. Handbook of Settings-Based Health Promotion. View
  4. Liu L, Lim C, Yao C, Liao Z. Comparative Studies on Pandemic Control Policies and the Resilience of Society. View
  5. Uddin J, Sun W. African Media Space and Globalization. View
  6. Kreyenschulte T. Handbuch Digitale Gesundheitswirtschaft. View