It's your own risk: medical students' perspectives on online professionalism.

  title={It's your own risk: medical students' perspectives on online professionalism.},
  author={Katherine Chretien and Ellen F Goldman and Louis Beckman and Terry Kind},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  volume={85 10 Suppl},
BACKGROUND U.S. medical schools have reported unprofessional online content by medical students. To inform institutional policies and curricula, we conducted a qualitative study exploring medical student perspectives on online posting. METHOD Six focus groups were conducted with students from a single institution in November 2009. Interviews were recorded, transcribed, and analyzed using qualitative methods. RESULTS Sixty-four students participated. Besides HIPAA violations and illegal… CONTINUE READING
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