Wrong information in social networks may have adverse effects on public health. Therefore, an imperative need for public health nowadays is to timely identify and mitigate (when advisable) wrong health-related information in the social networks. The paper describes health-related misinformation and its consequences, highlights select research lines about health-related misinformation, and discusses the need for collaborative, multi-agency and interdisciplinary work to face health-related misinformation.
|Translated title of the contribution||Health-related misinformation in social networks|
|Journal||Revista Cubana de Informacion en Ciencias de la Salud|
|State||Indexed - 1 Apr 2020|
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