Tracing the Paradigm Shift on Relationships Through eHealth Components in Health Care

Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 Jun 29;295:43-44. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220655.


The use of eHealth components in healthcare is often viewed in the context of disruptive change and ethical pitfalls. We focus on interpersonal relationships between physicians, patients, and care providers and show that positive changes (also) occur within this context.

Keywords: eHealth; health care provider-patient relationship; paradigm shift.

MeSH terms

  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Health Facilities
  • Humans
  • Physicians*
  • Telemedicine*