Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/19611, first published .
Assessment of the Impact of Media Coverage on COVID-19–Related Google Trends Data: Infodemiology Study

Assessment of the Impact of Media Coverage on COVID-19–Related Google Trends Data: Infodemiology Study

Assessment of the Impact of Media Coverage on COVID-19–Related Google Trends Data: Infodemiology Study

Journals

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  17. Rovetta A. Reliability of Google Trends: Analysis of the Limits and Potential of Web Infoveillance During COVID-19 Pandemic and for Future Research. Frontiers in Research Metrics and Analytics 2021;6 View
  18. Rotter D, Doebler P, Schmitz F. Interests, Motives, and Psychological Burdens in Times of Crisis and Lockdown: Google Trends Analysis to Inform Policy Makers. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(6):e26385 View
  19. Pascual-Ferrá P, Alperstein N, Barnett D, Rimal R. Toxicity and verbal aggression on social media: Polarized discourse on wearing face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic. Big Data & Society 2021;8(1):205395172110235 View
  20. Paramita M, Orphanou K, Christoforou E, Otterbacher J, Hopfgartner F. Do you see what I see? Images of the COVID-19 pandemic through the lens of Google. Information Processing & Management 2021;58(5):102654 View
  21. Wei S, Ma M, Wen X, Wu C, Zhu G, Zhou X. Online Public Attention Toward Premature Ejaculation in Mainland China: Infodemiology Study Using the Baidu Index. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(8):e30271 View
  22. Sousa-Pinto B, Halonen J, Antó A, Jormanainen V, Czarlewski W, Bedbrook A, Papadopoulos N, Freitas A, Haahtela T, Antó J, Fonseca J, Bousquet J. Prediction of Asthma Hospitalizations for the Common Cold Using Google Trends: Infodemiology Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(7):e27044 View
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  25. Sato K, Mano T, Iwata A, Toda T. Need of care in interpreting Google Trends-based COVID-19 infodemiological study results: potential risk of false-positivity. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2021;21(1) View
  26. Rovetta A. The Impact of COVID-19 on Conspiracy Hypotheses and Risk Perception in Italy: Infodemiological Survey Study Using Google Trends. JMIR Infodemiology 2021;1(1):e29929 View
  27. Pian W, Chi J, Ma F. The causes, impacts and countermeasures of COVID-19 “Infodemic”: A systematic review using narrative synthesis. Information Processing & Management 2021;58(6):102713 View
  28. Tozzi A, Gesualdo F, Urbani E, Sbenaglia A, Ascione R, Procopio N, Croci I, Rizzo C. Digital Surveillance Through an Online Decision Support Tool for COVID-19 Over One Year of the Pandemic in Italy: Observational Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(8):e29556 View
  29. Chejfec-Ciociano J, Martínez-Herrera J, Parra-Guerra A, Chejfec R, Barbosa-Camacho F, Ibarrola-Peña J, Cervantes-Guevara G, Cervantes-Cardona G, Fuentes-Orozco C, Cervantes-Pérez E, García-Reyna B, González-Ojeda A. Misinformation About and Interest in Chlorine Dioxide During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Mexico Identified Using Google Trends Data: Infodemiology Study. JMIR Infodemiology 2022;2(1):e29894 View
  30. Simonart T, Lam Hoai X, de Maertelaer V. Worldwide Evolution of Vaccinable and Nonvaccinable Viral Skin Infections: Google Trends Analysis. JMIR Dermatology 2022;5(4):e35034 View
  31. Deiner M, Kaur G, McLeod S, Schallhorn J, Chodosh J, Hwang D, Lietman T, Porco T. A Google Trends Approach to Identify Distinct Diurnal and Day-of-Week Web-Based Search Patterns Related to Conjunctivitis and Other Common Eye Conditions: Infodemiology Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2022;24(7):e27310 View
  32. Ming W, Huang F, Chen Q, Liang B, Jiao A, Liu T, Wu H, Akinwunmi B, Li J, Liu G, Zhang C, Huang J, Liu Q. Understanding Health Communication Through Google Trends and News Coverage for COVID-19: Multinational Study in Eight Countries. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance 2021;7(12):e26644 View
  33. Hafenscher P, Jankó F. Flames and Viruses: Australian and Hungarian Media Representation of the Australian Bushfires and the COVID-19 Pandemic, A Case Study. Climate 2022;10(11):163 View
  34. Cai O, Sousa-Pinto B. United States Influenza Search Patterns Since the Emergence of COVID-19: Infodemiology Study. JMIR Public Health and Surveillance 2022;8(3):e32364 View
  35. Simonart T, Lam Hoai X, De Maertelaer V. Epidemiologic evolution of common cutaneous infestations and arthropod bites: A Google Trends analysis. JAAD International 2021;5:69 View
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  37. Satpathy P, Kumar S, Prasad P. Suitability of Google Trends™ for Digital Surveillance During Ongoing COVID-19 Epidemic: A Case Study from India. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 2023;17 View
  38. Goupil de Bouillé J, Luong Nguyen L, Crépey P, Garlantezec R, Doré V, Dumas A, Ben Mechlia M, Tattevin P, Gaudart J, Spire B, Lert F, Yazdanpanah Y, Delaugerre C, Noret M, Zeggagh J. Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 during indoor clubbing events: A clustered randomized, controlled, multicentre trial protocol. Frontiers in Public Health 2022;10 View
  39. Loiacono L, Puglisi R, Rizzo L, Secomandi R. Pandemic knowledge and regulation effectiveness: Evidence from COVID-19. Journal of Comparative Economics 2022;50(3):768 View
  40. Samadbeik M, Garavand A, Aslani N, Ebrahimzadeh F, Fatehi F, Kardeş S. Assessing the online search behavior for COVID-19 outbreak: Evidence from Iran. PLOS ONE 2022;17(7):e0267818 View
  41. Vieira R, Sousa-Pinto B, Anto J, Sheikh A, Klimek L, Zuberbier T, Fonseca J, Bousquet J. Usage patterns of oral H1-antihistamines in 10 European countries: A study using MASK-air® and Google Trends real-world data. World Allergy Organization Journal 2022;15(7):100660 View
  42. Chen J, Mi H, Fu J, Zheng H, Zhao H, Yuan R, Guo H, Zhu K, Zhang Y, Lyu H, Zhang Y, She N, Ren X. Construction and validation of a COVID-19 pandemic trend forecast model based on Google Trends data for smell and taste loss. Frontiers in Public Health 2022;10 View
  43. Kłak A, Furmańczyk K, Nowicka P, Mańczak M, Barańska A, Religioni U, Siekierska A, Ambroziak M, Chłopek M. The Relationship between Searches for COVID-19 Vaccines and Dynamics of Vaccinated People in Poland: An Infodemiological Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(20):13275 View
  44. Saegner T, Austys D. Forecasting and Surveillance of COVID-19 Spread Using Google Trends: Literature Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(19):12394 View
  45. Wang B, Liang B, Chen Q, Wang S, Wang S, Huang Z, Long Y, Wu Q, Xu S, Jinna P, Yang F, Ming W, Liu Q. COVID-19 Related Early Google Search Behavior and Health Communication in the United States: Panel Data Analysis on Health Measures. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2023;20(4):3007 View
  46. Trevino J, Malik S, Schmidt M. Integrating Google Trends Search Engine Query Data Into Adult Emergency Department Volume Forecasting: Infodemiology Study. JMIR Infodemiology 2022;2(1):e32386 View
  47. Lorenzoni V, Andreozzi G, Bazzani A, Casigliani V, Pirri S, Tavoschi L, Turchetti G. How Italy Tweeted about COVID-19: Detecting Reactions to the Pandemic from Social Media. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(13):7785 View
  48. Elyashar A, Plochotnikov I, Cohen I, Puzis R, Cohen O. The State of Mind of Health Care Professionals in Light of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Text Analysis Study of Twitter Discourses. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2021;23(10):e30217 View
  49. Ma M, Ye S. The COVID-19 pandemic and seeking information about condoms online: an infodemiology approach. Psychology & Health 2023;38(9):1128 View
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  51. Ito T. Global monitoring of public interest in preventive measures against COVID-19 via analysis of Google Trends: an infodemiology and infoveillance study. BMJ Open 2022;12(8):e060715 View
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  54. An L, Russell D, Mihalcea R, Bacon E, Huffman S, Resnicow K. Online Search Behavior Related to COVID-19 Vaccines: Infodemiology Study. JMIR Infodemiology 2021;1(1):e32127 View
  55. Ma M. Heightened religiosity proactively and reactively responds to the COVID-19 pandemic across the globe: Novel insights from the parasite-stress theory of sociality and the behavioral immune system theory. International Journal of Intercultural Relations 2022;90:38 View
  56. Yang M, Lim M, Qu Y, Li X, Ni D. Deep neural networks with L1 and L2 regularization for high dimensional corporate credit risk prediction. Expert Systems with Applications 2023;213:118873 View
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  60. Marín-González E, Navalhas I, Dijkstra A, De Jong A, Luís C. Science journalism in pandemic times: perspectives on the science-media relationship from COVID-19 researchers in Southern Europe. Frontiers in Communication 2023;8 View
  61. Miconi A, Pezzano S, Risi E. Framing pandemic news. Empirical research on Covid-19 representation in the Italian TV news. Iluminace 2023;35(1):65 View
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  1. Konac A, Barut Y. Handbook of Research on Representing Health and Medicine in Modern Media. View
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