Published on 15th Sep 2014

How do Medical Professionals Find Accurate, Trusted, Health Information Online?

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Medical professionals rely on accurate, trusted information much of which is found, and consumed, online. Little research has been done into the behaviour of those involved in healthcare when looking for and assessing healthcare information online.

We surveyed 313 medical professionals, medical students and non-medical professionals working in a health context to better understand how they find and consume healthcare information online. We have published the results and the associated data below.

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Rob styles

About the Author

Rob is a problem solver, a data scientist and an accomplished technical leader with extensive and varied experience. He analyses how people use Meducation and designs algorithms that make sure that the most interesting, enjoyable and relevant content gets in front of you.