The Resource The web-savvy patient : an insider's guide to navigating the Internet when facing medical crisis, Andrew Schorr, with Mary Adam Thomas

The web-savvy patient : an insider's guide to navigating the Internet when facing medical crisis, Andrew Schorr, with Mary Adam Thomas

Label
The web-savvy patient : an insider's guide to navigating the Internet when facing medical crisis
Title
The web-savvy patient
Title remainder
an insider's guide to navigating the Internet when facing medical crisis
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Schorr, with Mary Adam Thomas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Web-Savvy Patient: An Insider's Guide to Navigating the Internet When Facing Medical Crisis explores topics such as wading through search engine results, connecting with online communities, defining conditions, identifying the specialists, and organizing the outcome of your research so that doctors will listen
Cataloging source
VVW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schorr, Andrew
Dewey number
025.06/61
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R850
LC item number
.S36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
WA 590
NLM item number
S374w 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thomas, Mary Adam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Medicine
  • Health
  • Medical care
  • Internet searching
  • Consumer Health Information
  • Patient Participation
  • Informed Consent
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Internet
  • Health
  • Internet searching
  • Medical care
  • Medicine
  • Medicine
Label
The web-savvy patient : an insider's guide to navigating the Internet when facing medical crisis, Andrew Schorr, with Mary Adam Thomas
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Publisher information from publication website
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A word of caution -- How to read this book -- Introduction : Andrew's story -- Identifying the problem -- Strengthening your coping skills -- Identifying your own operating system -- Finding the experts -- Distinguishing fluff from substance -- Reaching out to family and friends -- Deciphering search engines -- Taking information and questions to your doctor -- Maintaining your records -- Looking forward to long-term health -- Perspectives on mortality -- A note about our powerful patients -- Health-related websites and other online resources
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvi, 276 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040018781
Label
The web-savvy patient : an insider's guide to navigating the Internet when facing medical crisis, Andrew Schorr, with Mary Adam Thomas
Link
Publication
Note
  • Publisher information from publication website
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A word of caution -- How to read this book -- Introduction : Andrew's story -- Identifying the problem -- Strengthening your coping skills -- Identifying your own operating system -- Finding the experts -- Distinguishing fluff from substance -- Reaching out to family and friends -- Deciphering search engines -- Taking information and questions to your doctor -- Maintaining your records -- Looking forward to long-term health -- Perspectives on mortality -- A note about our powerful patients -- Health-related websites and other online resources
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvi, 276 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040018781

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