Published on in Vol 6, No 3 (2020): Jul-Sep

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/17175, first published .
Identifying Influential Factors in the Discussion Dynamics of Emerging Health Issues on Social Media: Computational Study

Identifying Influential Factors in the Discussion Dynamics of Emerging Health Issues on Social Media: Computational Study

Identifying Influential Factors in the Discussion Dynamics of Emerging Health Issues on Social Media: Computational Study

Lida Safarnejad 1, MSc;  Qian Xu 2, PhD;  Yaorong Ge 1, PhD;  Arunkumar Bagavathi 3, PhD;  Siddharth Krishnan 1, PhD;  Shi Chen 4, PhD

1 College of Computing and Informatics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte , Charlotte, NC, US

2 School of Communications, Elon University , Elon, NC, US

3 Oklahoma State University , Oklahoma, OK, US

4 College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte , Charlotte, NC, US

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  • Shi Chen, PhD
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