Published on in Vol 24, No 1 (2022): January

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Social Media and Health Care (Part II): Narrative Review of Social Media Use by Patients

Social Media and Health Care (Part II): Narrative Review of Social Media Use by Patients

Social Media and Health Care (Part II): Narrative Review of Social Media Use by Patients


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