The Internet, You, and Your Patients

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The Internet, You, and Your Patients

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More and more health information is available to patients on the Internet, and it can be tricky for patients and clinicians alike to distinguish between unhelpful, inaccurate information and true and useful information found on the Internet. Increasingly, clinicians must provide health education to clarify medical information. How can the medical profession improve patient access to accurate information? How can residents and medical students ensure that the resources they access are accurate? What is the role of social media? Join us in this discussion of the Internet, medical information, and you.