TITLE

Surging computer use by MDs

PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;07/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 2, p198
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports statistics on the use of computer networks by Canadian physicians. The data from the Canadian Medical Association's 1997 Physician Resource Questionnaire; How more than one-third of Canadian physicians use the Internet daily; The World Wide Web address for CMA Online.
ACCESSION #
9707254426

 

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