AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
E-HEALTH ACTIVITY IN SOCIAL MEDIA ENVIRONMENT (azerb.)
Masuma H. Mammadova, Aytac M. Isayeva

The article researches health activity in social media environment. The issues of  integration of social media to e-health were examined, various types of social media were studied, the types and activity direction of healthcare professionals and patients in social media environment were examined, the opportunities for using of crowdsourcing technology in social networks  and the risks created by virtual  medical resources were identified. The direction and main subjects of medical social networks were identified and users were segmented according to their interests, mutual relationships among them were studied (pp.57-68).

Keywords: e-health, social media, medical social networks, healthcare professionals, e-patient, risks factors, mutual relationships in social media.