Coping with public health 2.0

Wilson, Kumanan; Keelan, Jennifer
May 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/12/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 10, p1080
Academic Journal
The article discusses the use of the Web 2.0 in the public health system in the U.S. Web 2.0 is considered as a the second generation in the web services as it manages both the expert and the general public communication of health-related knowledge. The use of the scheme also reflects an evolution of the medical counterculture movements.


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