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Social Networking Safety for Children and Adolescents

McCartney, Patricia Robin PhD, RN, FAAN

MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing: January/February 2012 - Volume 37 - Issue 1 - p 65
doi: 10.1097/NMC.0b013e3182370d29
ONGOING COLUMN: Health Information Technology

Protecting children from the dangers of social networking is another function of HIT.

Patricia Robin McCartney is the Director of Nursing Research and Georgetown Scholars Clinical Instructor, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, Professor Emerita, State University of New York at Buffalo, and an Editorial Board Member of MCN. She can be reached via e-mail at

The author declares no conflict of interest.

© 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.