RateMDs.com nets ire of Canadian physicians

Mackay, Brad
March 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p754
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the web site RateMDs.com founded by John Swapceinski. The web site allows patients and users to write comments on their physicians and rate the physicians based on punctuality, helpfulness and knowledge. The article discusses the rulings of U.S. Supreme Court and Canadian courts on the right to speak in print and online. The views of Swapceinski on the threats of legal action from the doctors against the site are also presented.


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