TITLE

Is the Internet useful for clinical practice?

AUTHOR(S)
Schleyer, Titus K.L.; Forrest, Jane L.
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Oct99, Vol. 130 Issue 10, p1501
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals results of a survey among dentists on how they are using the Internet to support patient care and how useful they perceive the Internet to be in the United States. Statistics; Reduction of professional isolation as an advantage of using the Internet; Adoption of techniques for patient treatment; Retrieval of information on materials or products.
ACCESSION #
2476309

 

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