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HINTS Questions Used in this Published Article

The Confidence of Health Information Seeking Behaviors from the Internet., Chan, YM, Academic Research International, January 2015

17 Items found.

Legend

H1 = HINTS 1 (2003)

H2 = HINTS 2 (2005)

H3 = HINTS 3 (2008)

H4Cyc1 = HINTS 4 Cycle 1 (2011)

H4Cyc2 = HINTS 4 Cycle 2 (2012)

H4Cyc3 = HINTS 4 Cycle 3 (2013)

H4Cyc4 = HINTS 4 Cycle 4 (2014)

FDA = HINTS FDA (2015)

FDACyc2 = HINTS FDA Cycle 2 (2017)

H5Cyc1 = HINTS 5 Cycle 1 (2017)

H5Cyc2 = HINTS 5 Cycle 2 (2018)

H5Cyc3 = HINTS 5 Cycle 3 (2019)

H5Cyc4 = HINTS 5 Cycle 4 (2020)

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Demographics
Health Communication
Based on the results of your most recent search for information about health or medical topics, how much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? You felt frustrated during your search for the information.
Overall, how confident are you that you could get advice or information about health or medical topics if you needed it?
Health Services
The following questions are about your communication with all doctors, nurses, or other health professionals you saw during the past 12 months…How often did doctors, nurses, or other health professionals give the attention you needed to your feelings and emotions?
Health Status
Over the past 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems? Little interest or pleasure in doing things
Over the past 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems? Feeling down, depressed or hopeless
Over the past 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems? Feeling nervous, anxious or on edge
Over the past 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems? Not being able to stop or control worrying
Internet Use
In the past 12 months, have you talked to a doctor, nurse, or other health professional about any kind of health information you have gotten from the Internet?
In the past 12 months, have you done the following things while using the Internet? Looked for health or medical information for yourself?
Patient-provider Communication
In the past 12 months, have you talked to a doctor, nurse, or other health professional about any kind of health information you have gotten from the Internet?