Physician-writers in the age of blogging

Dainton, Christopher
September 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, p348
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Physician-Writers in the Age of Blogging," by Christopher Dainton, which appeared at www.cmaj.ca on August 3, 2009. It cites the reason of self-protectionism to which physicians should be reluctant to blog. It also notes the idea of ethics among physicians in which a there is a line between right to freedom of expression and their responsibility to their patients.


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