TITLE

Casting a Wider Net: Improving Access to Medical Literature in Developing Countries

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Lewis R.; Missen, Cliff; Grimes, Gil C.
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jul2007, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p846
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the delivery of high quality medical care in less developed countries. The author emphasizes the aspects which hamper the delivery of care. He asserts that the installation of Web-based digital libraries represent an opportunity to make an exponential advance in providing access to health care information. He stresses that handheld tools with access to medical information can also help in the provision of evidence-based medicine.
ACCESSION #
25818074

 

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