Using wikis as an online health information resource
Paula Younger Library manager, North Somerset Healthcare Library, Weston Super Mare
Wikis can be a powerful online resource for the provision and sharing of information, with the proviso that information found on them should be independently verified. This article defines wikis and sets them in context with recent developments on the internet. The article discusses the use of Wikipedia and other wikis as potential sources of health information for nurses.
Nursing Standard. 24, 36, 49-56. doi: 10.7748/ns2010.05.24.36.49.c7772Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer review