Near-Death Experiences Delivered to Your Home by Your Friends on the Internet

Lanier, William L.
August 2004
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2004, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p979
Academic Journal
Editorial. Explores key issues concerning the Internet in medicine in the United States. Capability of Internet to provide advice of questionable value and bring patients into contact with the use and misuse of treatments; Implications of bypassing a traditional physician-patient relationship; Problems associated with alternative treatments and sources of care; Internet trafficking of substances harmful to humans; Dilemmas created by the modern health care environment.


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