Medicine and the Internet / Edition 1

Medicine and the Internet / Edition 1

by Luis G. Pareras

ISBN-10: 0316690597

ISBN-13: 9780316690591

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Table of Contents

1What is the INTERNET? Understanding how it works3
2Medical uses of the INTERNET Toward a new model of medicine25
3Electronic Mail: A world without frontiers47
4LISTSERV: The distribution lists65
5Newgroups: The maximum impact85
6INTERNET Relay Chat: Tools for Thinking in tandem107
7File Transfer Protocol: Getting files from everywhere127
8TELNET: Remote access to other computers143
9ARCHIE: Looking for files for FTP access157
10GOPHER: Browsing the INTERNET175
11VERONICA: Looking for GOPHER resources197
12World Wide Web: The multimedia revolution211
13Hypertext MarkUp Language: The engine of the WWW255
14Medical Uses of the WWW: Web authoring on the INTERNET305
15WAIS: Wide area information servers331
16E-Journals: Electronic magazines on the INTERNET345
17Web Search: Searching for medical resources371
18Searching Other Colleagues: Finding people on the INTERNET413
19Bibliographic Search: MEDLINE access from the INTERNET431
20 to 34Access to Medical Information Resources directory442
35Medicine and the WWW: A guided tour497

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