TITLE

On...the...Net@cma.ca

AUTHOR(S)
OReilly, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/06/99, Vol. 160 Issue 7, p1039
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that researchers with LifeMasters Inc. are investigating how communication technology can be used to manage a chronic disease. Determining if the Internet and personal computer will help improve quality of life for patients; Study of congestive heart failure (CHF) patients; How patients will enter information into their personal Web site each day; Encryption used by LifeMasters to protect confidentiality; Cost of managing diseases such as CHF; Web site address.
ACCESSION #
1734745

 

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