What images and content do professional dietitians share via Instagram?

INAN-EROGLU E., Buyuktuncer Z.

NUTRITION & FOOD SCIENCE, vol.48, no.6, pp.940-948, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1108/nfs-03-2018-0087
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.940-948
  • Keywords: Ethics, Dietitians, Social media, SOCIAL MEDIA, PHYSICIANS, DIETETICS, STUDENTS
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose In the age of information, where people can have an easy access to knowledge, the ethical and content-based examination of dietitians' sharing in the social media is an important step in determining what to share in the social media in the future. The purpose of this study was to analyse the content of Instagram shares of dietitians, a profession group that is becoming more and more widespread in Turkey.