Medicine 2.0: Web 2.0 for Medical Education

S. Ruppert (Australia, Germany) and D. Richards (Australia)


Medicine 2.0, Web 2.0, Apomediation, Education


This paper looks at the emergence of Medicine 2.0, its key features and its use. Example medical applications utilizing a wide range of Web 2.0 technologies are presented together with consideration of the issues facing Medicine 2.0 and its potential for both formal and informal education of students, practitioners and the wider public.

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