TikTok e l’informazione sanitaria


  • Giuseppe Quintaliani Nefrologo. Master in comunicazione istituzionale della scienza - Italy
  • Maria Rinaldi Miliani Social Media Manager, Perugia - Italy https://orcid.org/0009-0009-7656-1203
  • Claudia Savignani Nefrologo SC Nefrologia e Dialisi Terni - Italy



Parole chiave:

TikTok, social media, health communication, social communication


We explore the utility of social media platforms as educational tools, providing a summary of how these sites are used by the public and demonstrating ways these findings may be applied for educational purposes.

Over half of the world’s population utilizes social media platforms. More recently, these platforms have increasingly been used for educational purposes. In the field of health, a large portion of the educational content is coming from users with no formal medical or dermatologic training.

In nephrology field there are not TikTok accounts. It would be useful to have an institutional account to provide serious, correct and appropriate information before others spread incorrect information.


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Come citare

Quintaliani G, Rinaldi Miliani M, Savignani C. TikTok e l’informazione sanitaria. G Clin Nefrol Dial [Internet]. 23 marzo 2023 [citato 4 dicembre 2023];35(1):9-12. Available at: https://journals.aboutscience.eu/index.php/gcnd/article/view/2563
Received 2023-01-18
Accepted 2023-02-27
Published 2023-03-23

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