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Facebook Support Groups for Rare Pediatric Diseases: Quantitative Analysis

Facebook Support Groups for Rare Pediatric Diseases: Quantitative Analysis

The maximum group member count was 23,414 in a group for pediatric multiple sclerosis, the minimum was 1 member in 496 groups. Of these, 326 groups were the only Facebook support group for the respective disease.

Sarah Catrin Titgemeyer, Christian Patrick Schaaf

JMIR Pediatr Parent 2020;3(2):e21694


An Online, Moderated Peer-to-Peer Support Bulletin Board for Depression: User-Perceived Advantages and Disadvantages

An Online, Moderated Peer-to-Peer Support Bulletin Board for Depression: User-Perceived Advantages and Disadvantages

Thus, it is unclear if the findings would be applicable to a more heterogeneous target group with respect to age and background, and to a more established, open, and publicly available support group.

Kathleen Margaret Griffiths, Julia Reynolds, Sara Vassallo

JMIR Ment Health 2015;2(2):e14


A Web-Based Intervention for Social Media Addiction Disorder Management in Higher Education: Quantitative Survey Study

A Web-Based Intervention for Social Media Addiction Disorder Management in Higher Education: Quantitative Survey Study

They discovered that the at-risk group showed a significant upward time estimate bias when positively correlated with Facebook addiction scores.

Huseyin Dogan, Helmi Norman, Amen Alrobai, Nan Jiang, Norazah Nordin, Anita Adnan

J Med Internet Res 2019;21(10):e14834


Amputees’ Attitudes Toward Participation in Amputee Support Groups and the Role of Virtual Technology in Supporting Amputees: Survey Study

Amputees’ Attitudes Toward Participation in Amputee Support Groups and the Role of Virtual Technology in Supporting Amputees: Survey Study

Worldwide, peer support is a viable venue for acquiring and sharing this information. A support group is defined as a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another [3].

Edward P Nathan, Sandra L Winkler

JMIR Rehabil Assist Technol 2019;6(2):e14887


Exploring the Therapeutic Affordances of Self-Harm Online Support Communities: An Online Survey of Members

Exploring the Therapeutic Affordances of Self-Harm Online Support Communities: An Online Survey of Members

Within the online survey, each question was followed by an expanding text box, which meant participant responses were not limited by space.Open-ended questions used in the online survey.Why did you decide to become a member of an online support group?

Neil S Coulson, Emma Bullock, Karen Rodham

JMIR Ment Health 2017;4(4):e44


The Association Between Increased Levels of Patient Engagement With an Internet Support Group and Improved Mental Health Outcomes at 6-Month Follow-Up: Post-Hoc Analyses From a Randomized Controlled Trial

The Association Between Increased Levels of Patient Engagement With an Internet Support Group and Improved Mental Health Outcomes at 6-Month Follow-Up: Post-Hoc Analyses From a Randomized Controlled Trial

IntroductionBackgroundInternet support groups (ISGs) are specialized social media websites that connect individuals with common health conditions and provide a forum for peers to exchange information, resources, and support [1,2].

Emily M Geramita, Bea Herbeck Belnap, Kaleab Z Abebe, Scott D Rothenberger, Armando J Rotondi, Bruce L Rollman

J Med Internet Res 2018;20(7):e10402


More Than Telemonitoring: Health Provider Use and Nonuse of Life-Log Data in Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Weight Management

More Than Telemonitoring: Health Provider Use and Nonuse of Life-Log Data in Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Weight Management

Technology tools can support these objectives. Studies of patient-care management tools for cancer [23] and diabetes [24,25] have shown how technology can support communication around care.

Chia-Fang Chung, Jonathan Cook, Elizabeth Bales, Jasmine Zia, Sean A Munson

J Med Internet Res 2015;17(8):e203


Telehealth Interventions Delivering Home-based Support Group Videoconferencing: Systematic Review

Telehealth Interventions Delivering Home-based Support Group Videoconferencing: Systematic Review

IntroductionGroup work is commonly used within health care across a range of disciplines such as chronic disease self-management (CDSM) and to provide psychotherapy, education, and group support.

Annie Banbury, Susan Nancarrow, Jared Dart, Leonard Gray, Lynne Parkinson

J Med Internet Res 2018;20(2):e25