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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Cyberdrugs: a cross-sectional study of online pharmacies characteristics

Grazia Orizio, Peter Schulz, Serena Domenighini, Luigi Caimi, Cristina Rosati, Sara Rubinelli and Umberto Gelatti.

in The European Journal of Public Health

August 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 1827 words.

As e-commerce and online pharmacies (OPs) arose, the potential impact of the Internet on the world of health shifted from merely the spread of information to a real opportunity to acquire...

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Accuracy of on-line self-reported weights and heights by young adults

Charoula Konstantia Nikolaou, Catherine Ruth Hankey and Michael Ernest John Lean.

in The European Journal of Public Health

October 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 3538 words.

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Background

e-epidemiology, a convenient and low-cost research method, is becoming increasingly popular....

Association of searching for health-related information online with self-rated health in the European Union

Thomas Hone, Raffaele Palladino and Filippos T. Filippidis.

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4050 words.

Background: The Internet is widely accessed for health information, but poor quality information may lead to health-worsening behaviours (e.g. non-compliance). Little is known...

Online Video Resource on Health and Human Rights

B Davidson, M Joyce and J Kennedy.

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 165 words.

The on-line Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT)

S Babul, I Pike and K Turcotte.

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 289 words.

Public health and e-health: Health communication in five main Italian newspapers (online version)

V Amprino, F Bert, MR Gualano, A Muça and R Siliquini.

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 327 words.

Talking about meningitis. How is the quality of online newspapers information? An Italian study

E Zanardini, M Moneda, E Croce, L Covolo, E Ceretti and U Gelatti.

in The European Journal of Public Health

November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 357 words.

End user involvement in developing and field-testing a contraceptive online decision aid

CM van der Heijde, T Hooiveld, J Molenaar, FJ Meijman, TP Groen and P Vonk.

in The European Journal of Public Health

November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 315 words.

The online Personal Health Check – How do Dutch citizens and professionals feel about it?

I van de Goor, TJM Kuunders, C Winters and LGM Raaijmakers.

in The European Journal of Public Health

November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 325 words.

Risk communication of infectious disease outbreaks: an online training for public health officials

A Osterheider and J Raupp.

in The European Journal of Public Health

November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 343 words.

3.5-O4Evaluation of an on-line training program for health workers aiming at building capacities to improving the health response to refugees, asylum seekers and other migrants in Europe

J Jimenez-Pernett, O Leralta, A Ruiz-Azarola, A Rodriguez, J Bolivar and I Roldán.

in The European Journal of Public Health

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 303 words.

The impact of the 2010 Polish smoke-free legislation on the popularity and sales of electronic cigarettes

Maciej L. Goniewicz, Leon Kosmider, Marcin Delijewski, Jakub Knysak, Patryk Ochota and Andrzej Sobczak.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 1630 words.

Electronic cigarettes, also called e-cigarettes or electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), have become widely available globally, particularly via the Internet. They are considered by...

Greater involvement and diversity of Internet gambling as a risk factor for problem gambling

Sally M. Gainsbury, Alex Russell, Alex Blaszczynski and Nerilee Hing.

in European Journal of Public Health

August 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4526 words.

Background: Concerns that Internet gambling has elevated the prevalence of problem gambling have not been substantiated; however, evidence suggests a subgroup of Internet...

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Whether people believe that overweight is unhealthy depends on their BMI

Simone Dohle and Tamara Bucher.

in The European Journal of Public Health

August 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 1529 words.

Abstract

An online experiment with 536 participants was conducted to investigate how people who differ in body weight perceive scientific information on body...

Variation in health warning effectiveness on cigarette packs: a need for regulation?

Olivia M. Maynard, Monika Misak and Marcus R. Munafò.

in European Journal of Public Health

October 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 1477 words.

The Tobacco Products Directive allows the possibility of strategic placement of health warnings on cigarette packs by manufacturers to reduce overall warning effectiveness. Information...

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Dietitian perceptions of low-calorie sweeteners

Michelle Harricharan, Josephine Wills, Nathalie Metzger, Anne de Looy and Julie Barnett.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4426 words.

Background: Lowering energy (calorie) intake is essential in managing a healthy weight. One method of doing this is substituting sugar with low/no-calorie sweeteners. The...

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Does qualitative synthesis of anecdotal evidence with that from scientific research help in understanding public health issues: a review of low MMR uptake

Anandhi Nagaraj.

in The European Journal of Public Health

February 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 2789 words.

Study objective: To explore the professional and parental factors underlying low MMR uptake by qualitative synthesis of evidence from technical and non-technical anecdotal...

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Electronic communications and communicable disease surveillance at the national level in the European Union

J. WEINBERG, L. NEWTON, P.M.B. ENGLISH, A. VANDENBERGE, P. ATKINSON and M. CATCHPOLE.

in The European Journal of Public Health

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

As a result of the communicable disease threats posed by international travel and trade, collaboration between centres undertaking surveillance has developed. This has been successful in...

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Detrimental effects of introducing partial compulsory vaccination: experimental evidence

Cornelia Betsch and Robert Böhm.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 2851 words.

Background: During outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases, compulsory vaccination is sometimes discussed as a last resort to counter vaccine refusal. Besides ethical...

Changes in chlamydia control activities in Europe between 2007 and 2012: a cross-national survey

Ingrid V. van den Broek, Otilia Sfetcu, Marianne A. van der Sande, Berit Andersen, Björn Herrmann, Helen Ward, Hannelore M. Götz, Anneli Uusküla, Sarah C. Woodhall, Shelagh M. Redmond, Andrew J. Amato-Gauci, Nicola Low and Jan E. van Bergen.

in European Journal of Public Health

June 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 4509 words.

Background: In 2012, the levels of chlamydia control activities including primary prevention, effective case management with partner management and surveillance were assessed...

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