Is the Internet changing the relationship between consumers and practitioners?

  • P. Ford
  • Published 2000 in
    Journal for healthcare quality : official…
Consumers are becoming more knowledgeable about their medical ailments and conditions, and they want to make informed decisions about their healthcare. This development can be attributed to the increased use of the Internet. How can practitioners work with this newly found consumer empowerment and knowledge? By accepting that consumers are becoming more… (More)