WebDoctor: Your Online Guide to Health Care and Wellness / Edition 1

WebDoctor: Your Online Guide to Health Care and Wellness / Edition 1

by Richard M. Sharp, Vicki F. Sharp
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576260526

ISBN-13: 9781576260524

Pub. Date: 11/01/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Both the health care industry and global communications have experienced explosive growth in the last 10 years. And wherever there is such rapid expansion, there is confusion with an overwhelming number of choices. Over 100,000 health-related organizations are accessible via the World Wide Web. These include every type of group, from faith healers to globally

Overview

Both the health care industry and global communications have experienced explosive growth in the last 10 years. And wherever there is such rapid expansion, there is confusion with an overwhelming number of choices. Over 100,000 health-related organizations are accessible via the World Wide Web. These include every type of group, from faith healers to globally prestigious research universities. Anyone with an Internet connection who tries to plow through this clutter soon becomes frustrated at the sheer level of disorganization. WebDoctor: Your Online Guide to Health Care and Wellness cuts through this clutter by cataloging the best sites for both professionals and consumers. Each site is clearly illustrated along with a description that is concise enough to skim quickly. The authors even help you to navigate through the most complex sites, making sure you become informed, not confused. But the best feature of the book is its strong organization of major health topics (see list, below). Includes FREE CD! The included CD-ROM contains categorized links to all the web sites discussed in the book. In addition, it contains a free copy of Microsoft's Internet Explorer. The CD is compatible with PC and Macintosh platforms and the links are compatible with Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator. Benefits: Stay up-to-date with the latest medical discoveries by jumping to the best research sites on the Internet. Download the latest health statistics from authorities such as the CDC, the NIH, the AMA, and many others. Consult directly with physicians, dentists, and certified medical schools via the Internet. Avoid the "noise" and misinformation common to many Internet searches. Save countless hours of your valuable time when searching for the right information - the authors have done the hard work for you! Browse the 1380 best health care sites instead of laboring through 100,000. Audience: This book has wide-ranging appeal to both the prof

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576260524
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/01/1997
Edition description:
BK&CD ROM
Pages:
557

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