Author | Deborah Pergament, JD

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At the Crossroads: The Intersection of the Internet and Clinical Oncology

April 01, 1999

ByDeborah Pergament, JD|Eugene Pergament, MD, PhD|Aimee Wonderlick, MS|Morris Fiddler, PhD

The Internet is rapidly becoming a third party in the doctor-patient relationship. The World Wide Web, electronic mail (e-mail), and discussion groups have dramatically increased the quantity of medical and health