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Review of the literature on the use of social media by people with traumatic brain injury (TBI)

Brunner, Melissa; Hemsley, Bronwyn; Palmer, Stuart; Dann, Stephen; Togher, Leanne


Purpose: To review the literature relating to use of social media by people with a traumatic brain injury (TBI), specifically its use for social engagement, information exchange or rehabilitation. Method: A systematic review with a qualitative meta-synthesis of content themes was conducted. In June 2014, 10 databases were searched for relevant, peer-reviewed research studies in English that related to both TBI and social media. Results: Sixteen studies met the inclusion criteria, with Facebook™...[Show more]

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Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Disability and Rehabilitation
DOI: 10.3109/09638288.2015.1045992


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