Exploring barriers and opportunities for adoption of web portals in Russia. Example of a tuberculosis portal

Georgy Kopanitsa, Anatoly Karpov, Georgy Lakovenko, Andrey Laskovenko, Vladimir Yampolskya

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Abstract

The aim was to study the opinions of tuberculosis patients and doctors and identify perceived opportunities and barriers to using a Web portal to optimize its use. The perceptions of 30 tuberculosis patients and 18 doctors (10 general practitioners and 8 TB specialists) from Tomsk, Russia were collected through semi-structured interviews. The responses were analyzed for content using principles of the grounded theory and thematic analysis, in order to gain insight into the participants' beliefs and attitudes towards adopting tuberculosis web-portal to increase the efficiency of the treatment and rehabilitation process.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationpHealth 2016 - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Wearable Micro and Nano Technologies for Personalised Health
PublisherIOS Press
Pages170-174
Number of pages5
Volume224
ISBN (Electronic)9781614996521
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Event13th International Conference on Wearable Micro and Nano Technologies for Personalised Health, pHealth 2016 - Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Duration: 29 May 201631 May 2016

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume224
ISSN (Print)09269630
ISSN (Electronic)18798365

Other

Other13th International Conference on Wearable Micro and Nano Technologies for Personalised Health, pHealth 2016
CountryGreece
CityHeraklion, Crete
Period29.5.1631.5.16

Keywords

  • Evaluation
  • Grounded theory
  • Qualitative study
  • Web-portal

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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    Kopanitsa, G., Karpov, A., Lakovenko, G., Laskovenko, A., & Yampolskya, V. (2016). Exploring barriers and opportunities for adoption of web portals in Russia. Example of a tuberculosis portal. In pHealth 2016 - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Wearable Micro and Nano Technologies for Personalised Health (Vol. 224, pp. 170-174). (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; Vol. 224). IOS Press. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-653-8-170