Public Claims about Automatic External Defibrillators: An Online Consumer Opinions Study
- Critical care medicine mailing list:growth of an online forum. DeWitt, Anthony L.; Gunn, Scott R.; Hopkins, Phil; Streat, Stephen // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/15/2004, Vol. 328 Issue 7449, p1180
Offers a look at a the critical care mailing list created by David Crippen to provide an Internet forum for healthcare professionals. Benefits of information sharing in medicine; Difficulties associated with information sharing such as information security and medical liability concerns; Future...
- Computer CONSULT. Lowes, Robert // Medical Economics;03/05/2001, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p22
Presents information on Internet resources for the health care industry in the United States. Web site on guidelines for online communications with patients; Web sites and Internet portals for the members of the Medical Society eCooperative; Computer hacking experience of the University of...
- Health consumers take to the internet. Hanock, Michelle // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Jan2004, Issue 255, p164
Focuses on health information featured in the Internet. Search of information in the Internet; Effect of Internet on patient empowerment; Misleading information that may be provided by the Internet; Necessity of patient-physician communication.
- Realizing IT's Potential. DeShazo, Claude; Fessenden, Ronald; Schock, Peter // Physician Executive;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p26
The article presents information on the technology that supports electronic health records (EHR) and doctor-patient communication. An integrated EHR includes a Web-based platform linking online communities including physicians, hospitals, medical services providers, payers, and patients. It...
- Web Watch. McKillen, Dan // Medical Marketing & Media;Jul2004, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p22
Focuses on the program specifically for physicians and patients who wants to communicate with each other online in the U.S. Benefits of the online management programs for parties concerned; Number of practicing physicians who will be participating in online consultations; Significance of the...
- Consumer Health Information on the Web: Trends, Issues, and Strategies. VaaBiervliet, Man; Patricia Edwards-Schafer // Dermatology Nursing;Dec2004, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p519
Nurses are at the forefront of the current trends in patient information and choice in medical care. The trends in health information access and quality, and decision support strategies are reviewed. Valuable online resources for nurses to share with their patients and families will be...
- Wired in Winona. Hilts, Michael E. // Health Management Technology;Aug2000, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p6
Discusses the development of Internet access to healthcare services in Winona, Minnesota. Preparations for the project; Online information access of Winona residents; Number of residents with Internet access in Winona.
- Health care on-line means no long wait. Scott, Chris // Crain's Chicago Business;3/6/95, Vol. 18 Issue 10, pSR2
Reports on online services for medical information and health care services. America Online Inc.'s Health and Medical Forum; CompuServe Inc.'s HealthNet; Prodigy Services Inc.'s Health Topics; Newsgroups in Internet. INSET: AMA goes on-line for members, public..
- New on-line venture to aid supply chain. // AHA News;04/24/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 16, p8
Reports on the plan of some health care distributors to create an online company that would provide health care product information to help streamline health care supply chain in the United States in April 2000. Companies involved in the proposed venture; Benefits of the service.