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Patient Care, Information, Communication and Social Media Influencing Bias—A Discourse

Department of Nursing & Midwifery, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield S1 1WB, UK
Academic Editors: Diane Skiba and Michelle Honey
Received: 12 March 2021 / Revised: 14 April 2021 / Accepted: 15 April 2021 / Published: 18 April 2021
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Nursing Informatics: Consumer-Centred Digital Health)
Misinformation and disinformation are prevalent across society today, their rise to prominence developed mainly through the expansion of social media. Communication has always been recognised in health and care settings as the most important element between people who are receiving care and those delivering, managing, and evaluating care. This paper, through a discourse approach, will explore communication through the perception of information formed following personal selection of influencers and try to determine how such affects patient care. View Full-Text
Keywords: patient communication; misinformation; social media; influencers patient communication; misinformation; social media; influencers
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Procter, P.M. Patient Care, Information, Communication and Social Media Influencing Bias—A Discourse. Informatics 2021, 8, 28. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/informatics8020028

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Procter PM. Patient Care, Information, Communication and Social Media Influencing Bias—A Discourse. Informatics. 2021; 8(2):28. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/informatics8020028

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Procter, Paula M. 2021. "Patient Care, Information, Communication and Social Media Influencing Bias—A Discourse" Informatics 8, no. 2: 28. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/informatics8020028

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