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Measuring Use of Health-Related Support on the Internet: Development of the Health Online Support Questionnaire (HOSQ)

Measuring Use of Health-Related Support on the Internet: Development of the Health Online Support Questionnaire (HOSQ)

The concept of social support has been analyzed in different models and widely elaborated in studies showing that aspects of social support influence health-related quality of life, stress symptoms, and health [8-10].

Susanne Mattsson, Erik Martin Gustaf Olsson, Sven Alfonsson, Birgitta Johansson, Maria Carlsson

J Med Internet Res 2015;17(11):e266


A Group-Based Mobile Application to Increase Adherence in Exercise and Nutrition Programs: A Factorial Design Feasibility Study

A Group-Based Mobile Application to Increase Adherence in Exercise and Nutrition Programs: A Factorial Design Feasibility Study

In this study, we sought to directly investigate the effects of team-based social support in a nutrition and exercise program delivered by an m Health application called Fittle.

Honglu Du, Anusha Venkatakrishnan, Gregory Michael Youngblood, Ashwin Ram, Peter Pirolli

JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2016;4(1):e4


Development and Validation of the Online Social Support for Smokers Scale

Development and Validation of the Online Social Support for Smokers Scale

To our knowledge, there are no existing measures of online social support specific to smoking cessation.

Amanda L. Graham, George D. Papandonatos, Hakmook Kang, Jose L. Moreno, David B. Abrams

J Med Internet Res 2011;13(3):e69


Interaction Patterns of Nurturant Support Exchanged in Online Health Social Networking

Interaction Patterns of Nurturant Support Exchanged in Online Health Social Networking

They benefit from sharing their experiences, discussing medical information, and exchanging social support. Social support through peer communication can enable e-patients to cope with stress, and it also increase access to information [5,6].

Katherine Y Chuang, Christopher C Yang

J Med Internet Res 2012;14(3):e54