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This study aimed to measure the proficiency of college-age health information consumers in finding and evaluating electronic health information; to assess their ability to discriminate between peer-reviewed scholarly resources and opinion pieces or sales pitches; and to examine the extent to which they are aware of their level of health information competency.
Lana Ivanitskaya, Irene O'Boyle and Anne Marie Casey. "Health Information Literacy and Competencies of Information Age Students: Results from the Interactive Online Research Readiness Self-Assessment (RRSA)" Journal of Medical Internet Research
Vol. 8 Iss. 2 (2006) p. e6
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/anne_marie_casey/42/