TITLE

SURVEY OF STATE MEDICAL AND OSTEOPATHY BOARD DISCIPLINARY WEB SITES IN 2006

AUTHOR(S)
Larson, Meredith; Lurie, Peter; Marcus, Benita; Wolfe, Sidney
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2009, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the result of the study on physicians' disciplinary information provided in Websites of state medical and osteopathic boards in the U.S. in 2006. It is stated that the Websites have featured hospital, state board and federal government actions, as well as malpractice judgments information. It provides various profiles of attending physicians for their customers direct accessibility.
ACCESSION #
39884635

 

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