Internet use for patient teaching Empowering Patients for Self-Care through Internet Use

@inproceedings{Steefel2013InternetUF,
  title={Internet use for patient teaching Empowering Patients for Self-Care through Internet Use},
  author={Lorraine Steefel and Rosario P. Estrada},
  year={2013}
}
Introduction: The Institute of Medicine’s Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century (2001) underscored the crucial need for the effective use of technology to empower patients thereby improving their outcomes. Use of the Internet to gather health information has the potential to foster greater patient engagement in health… CONTINUE READING