Introduction - Teaching Lecture on Social Media

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Teaching Lecture on Social Media at European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress 2011 in Stockholm, presented on 25 Sept by Jan Geissler, Patvocates

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Introduction - Teaching Lecture on Social Media

  1. 1. Teaching lecture How Healthcare Professionals and Patient Groups are using Social Media 25 Sept 2011 Jan Geissler, Patvocates / Leukämie-Online / CML Advocates Network
  2. 2. Health on the Internet is the new normal for many doctors & patients!
  3. 3. Internet: the patients' most popular resource for health information <ul><li>55% of cancer patients use the Internet after diagnosis </li></ul><ul><li>30% search for prescription medicines </li></ul><ul><li>20% use the internet for taking decisions on therapy </li></ul><ul><li>10% talk to their doctor about what they found </li></ul><ul><li>Sources: Manhattan Research 2011 </li></ul>
  4. 4. Internet: a doctor's key source of health information Physicians online - % of content destinations when using the web Source: Comscore 2010
  5. 5. Physician smartphone adoption rate 2012: 81%
  6. 6. Social Media has arrived here at EMCC <ul><li>Twitter #EMCC2011 in the foyer </li></ul>
  7. 7. #EMCC2011 network of connections among people who follow, reply or mention one another in Twitter
  8. 8. <ul><li>Health on the net is a reality. </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media is the next step. Now some examples . </li></ul>

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