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A large percentage of patients use online search engines to access health information. However, there is a large amount of health information online that is unregulated and not evidence-based. As a result patients may acquire health information that is incorrect which may negatively affect patient-provider relationships and patient's healthcare. A brochure was created to highlight safe practices for accessing health information online.
Community Health Centers of Burlington
Vermont, Online, Health, health literacy, search engine, access, community health
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Wall, Danielle, "Patient Guide to Access Quality Health Information Online" (2019). Family Medicine Clerkship Student Projects. 433.