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Document type:
Konferenzbeitrag 
Author(s):
Krcmar, Helmut; Leimeister, Jan Marco 
Non-TUM Co-author(s):
nein 
Cooperation:
Title:
Potentials and Benefits of Patient Communities from a German Perspective 
Abstract:
Virtual Communities (VCs) offer ubiquitous access to information and exchange possibilities for people in similar circumstances. This is especially valuable for patients with chronic / life-threatening diseases as they exhibit strong needs for information and interaction. Grounded on the preceding findings of the analysis on the user-centric construction of the VC krebsgemeinschaft.de (an online community for cancer patients in the German-speaking internet) and the evaluation of the underlying d...    »
 
Intellectual Contribution:
Discipline-based Research 
Book / Congress title:
International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction 
Congress (additional information):
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 
Year:
2005 
Month:
Jul 
Key publication:
Nein 
Peer reviewed:
Ja 
International:
Ja 
Book review:
Nein 
Commissioned:
not commissioned 
Professional Journal:
Nein