Social Networks, Interpersonal Social Support, and Health Outcomes: A Health Communication Perspective

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Wright, Kevin (2016)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Communication, volume 1 (issn: 2297-900X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fcomm.2016.00010
  • Subject: social support | online communication | social networks | health outcomes research | Communication | communication processes

This manuscript discusses the development, impact, and several major research findings of studies in the area of social network support and health outcomes. The review focuses largely on the development of online social support networks and the ways in which they may in... View more
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