WP1 Conceptual methods work and methods development Work Package 1a: realist literature review Health and Illness in a Connected World: How might Sharing Experiences on the Internet Affect People’s Health? Work Package 1b: secondary analysis of interviews Being differently the same: an exploration of the mediation of identity tensions in the sharing or illness experiences. Metaphoric language and the articulation of emotions by people affected by motor neurone disease. Biographical value: towards a conceptualisation of the ‘commodification’ of illness narratives in contemporary healthcare. Work Package 1c: develop and pilot an assessment tool to capture the health effects of exposure to online patient experience Measuring the effects of online health information for patients: Item generation for an e-health impact questionnaire.