IBD Social Netnography

Ms. Bibiana Martinez and Dr. Francis Dailey from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center present an IBD LIVE video abstract detailing their research that used social media data to examine IBD patients’ understanding of the risks and benefits associated with biologic therapies and how this affects decision-making.

The links below provide social media education, support and IBD Community interactions.

www.ccfacommunity.org - social network for IBD patients and caregivers with forums, peer education, monitored by the IBD Help Center
www.facebook.com/ccfafb - Social network for the IBD community, maintained by the Foundation and supported with content and resources by the IBD Help Center
www.ibdetermined.org - Interactive disease education and social network for IBD Patients

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