Evaluation of cancer information on the Internet.

@article{Biermann1999EvaluationOC,
  title={Evaluation of cancer information on the Internet.},
  author={Janet Sybil Biermann and Gregory J. Golladay and Mary Lou V. H. Greenfield and Laurence H. Baker},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1999},
  volume={86 3},
  pages={381-90}
}
The Internet is a massively expanding body of information, with an estimated 320 million Web pages available. In 1997 an estimated 24 million North Americans used the Internet, and Internet use has been estimated to double each year. Even prior to the advent of the Internet as a source of medical information, patients have become more informed regarding their care, seeking increased amounts of information regarding their diagnoses and primarily wanting more information regarding their treatment… CONTINUE READING

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