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Implementation and evaluation of an internet health site for adolescents in Switzerland [article]

by Michaud, Pierre-André; Colom, Pascale.
Material type: materialTypeLabelArticleMeSH subject(s): Adolescent | Adolescent Health Services | Health Education | Health Promotion | Information Services | Internet | Adolescent Health Services -- standards | Health Education -- methods | Health Promotion -- methods | Information Services -- standards | Internet -- standards | SwitzerlandOnline resources: Date de consultation : 29.10.2004 Summary: Ciao is a website specifically designed for young people and focuses mainly on health issues. This report presents the process of setting up the site and a first evaluation undertaken by using two self-administered questionnaires administered via the website itself. It suggests that it is possible to provide young people with authoritative health information and to facilitate their access to counseling and health care facilities by having young people use such a website. [authors]
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Ciao is a website specifically designed for young people and focuses mainly on health issues. This report presents the process of setting up the site and a first evaluation undertaken by using two self-administered questionnaires administered via the website itself. It suggests that it is possible to provide young people with authoritative health information and to facilitate their access to counseling and health care facilities by having young people use such a website. [authors]