TITLE

US physicians shunning online communication with patients

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/17/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 8, p1198
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on percentages of physicians in the United States who are communicating with patients online. Growth in the number of patients wishing to connect online; Belief of doctors who use electronic mail that it strengthens their relationship with patients; Majority of doctors who believe electronic communication dilutes the physician-patient relationship.
ACCESSION #
4363301

 

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