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The Game of Health Search

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Title: The Game of Health Search
Authors: Eklund, Ann-Marie
Issue Date: 31-Oct-2014
University: Göteborgs universitet. Humanistiska fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Arts
Institution: Department of Swedish ; Institutionen f??r svenska spr??ket
Date of Defence: 2014-11-21
Disputation: Fredagen den 21 november 2014, kl. 10.15, Lilla hörsalen, Humanisten
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Data linguistica
Keywords: health information search
internet usage
error analysis
computational linguistics
language technology
natural language processing
Abstract: Almost two of three Swedes use internet to search for health related information on diseases, treatments and care givers. Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets are increasingly used to carry out these activities, and it raises the question on how a health information portal should behave to support the needs of today’s and tomorrow’s information seekers. In this thesis we present an analysis of the use of the official health information portals and with a focus on... more
ISBN: 978-91-87850-55-4
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för svenska språket



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