Health Technology Literacy: A Transdisciplinary Framework For Consumer-Oriented Practice

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Jordan-Marsh, Maryalice

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 978-0-76-375848-6

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 90

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Examines the wide range of resources used by health consumers to inform and support their decisions around their own health care

Today’s health consumer is self-monitoring, building supportive social networks online or via cell phone, and engaging in treatment using interactive programs online, on CD or related media. Using evidence-based practice and relevant theories, this book analyzes the trend for health care systems to be reactive, while consumers are proactively seeking the health care information they feel they deserve.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Jordan-Marsh, Maryalice
ISBN: 978-0-76-375848-6
Specialty:
General Engineering & Technology
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 448
Year: 2010
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 90

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