Published December 1999
by Health Information Pr .
Written in English
|Contributions||James B. Davis (Editor), Kathryn Swanson (Editor), Maureen Lynch (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||950|
Vols. for: > edited by: James B. Davis. Description: volumes: illustrations ; 23 cm: Other Titles: The annual consumer's guide to health & medicine on the Internet Health & medicine on the Internet. The Annual Consumer's Guide to Health & Medicine on the Internet By Elizabeth H. Wood Topics: Book ReviewsAuthor: Elizabeth H. Wood. Consumers' CHECKBOOK/The Center for the Study of Services is an independent, nonprofit consumer organization founded in with the help of funding from the U.S. Office of Consumer Affairs. Our purpose is to provide consumers information to help them get high quality services and products at the best possible prices. ) Internet users in the US. Consumers seeking health information Consumer use of the Internet for health information is large and growing; more than 70 websites provide health information (Grandinetti, ). Estimates of Internet health-information .
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This book, designed for use in a classroom, will be the first textbook dedicated solely to the specific concerns of consumer health informatics. Consumer Health Informatics is an interactive text; filled with case studies and discussion questions. With international authorship and edited by five leaders in the field, Consumer Health Informatics Reviews: 1. Journal description. The Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet is the only professional peer-reviewed journal devoted to locating consumer health information via the Internet. is the most popular, comprehensive and up-to-date source of drug information online. Providing free, peer-reviewed, accurate and independent data on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines & natural products. To the Editor:—While we applaud the intent of Fallis and Frické 1 in their recent attempt to provide the public with indicators of accuracy for health information on the Internet, we take exception to some of their methods and conclusions. The topic they have chosen to study is certainly an important one. There exists on the Internet a vast amount of health information, and much of it may.