publication . Bachelor thesis . 2012

Improving Researcher-Patient Collaboration through Social Network Websites

Akindayo, Olayiwola; Dopgima, Cynthia;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2012
  • Publisher: Internationella Handelshögskolan, Högskolan i Jönköping, IHH, Informatik
  • Country: Sweden
Purpose: The main purpose of this study/thesis is to, through an interview with researchers in medical field in Jönköping,  provide an empirical analysis of the link or relationship between medical researcher and patient through social networking sites specifically for collaboration in order to improve relationships, dissemination of information and knowledge sharing. Background: The importance of social networking websites as a means of interaction between groups of individuals cannot be underestimated. Their impact on daily life activities and activities cannot be underestimated. Because  millions of individuals are making use of Social Network Sites (SNSs) to...
free text keywords: Social networks, Social networking sites (Public and Private), Col-laboration, Social capital, Information Systems, Systemvetenskap, informationssystem och informatik
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