The Internet for Physicians

The Internet for Physicians

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Does the Internet offer anything besides cybermalls and computer games? Is there anything out there for physicians? As Roger Smith and Margaret Edwards demonstrate in The Internet for Physicians, 2nd edition, the answer is a resounding qYES!q The authors describe the Internet in clear, easy-to-read language, how it is useful to the physician in practice, how to employ its various tools, and what hardware and software are required to qlog onq. Building on the success of the 1st edition, The Internet for Physicians, 2nd edition, continues to provide thorough coverage of Internet basics and now includes all-new chapters on advanced issues and options facing the seasoned surfer. Updates address choosing a service provider, search secrets, designing a personal web page, html programming, Internet security, laptop vs desktop, and hardware decisions such as choosing a platform. An expanded glossary explains Internet-related terms and a detailed bibliography suggests further reading. Additionally, the book offers an extensive directory of over 600 Internet medical resources, organized by disease and medical specialty, for both physicians and patients. With each site personally reviewed by Smith, it is a treasure trove of the Internet information available to doctors. What's more, a CD-ROM component brings the reader hypertext links to websites with the click of a mouse. Intelligent, informative, and witty, The Internet for Physicians, 2nd edition, offers medical professionals essential knowledge to keep their practices progressive, professional, and cutting-edge.A familiar example of the Internet in medicine is as a fast and efficient clinical reference source and manager. Many of these sources can provide the full text of articles in addition to citations. Computer software has made it easy to do literature searches, and to obtain on-line full text and photographs. ... The Physiciana#39;s Desk Reference is available in a CD-ROM version or as a personal digital assistant.

Title:The Internet for Physicians
Author:Roger P. Smith, Margaret J.A. Edwards
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-06-29


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