Radiology and the internet: a systematic review of patient information resources.

@article{Smart2001RadiologyAT,
  title={Radiology and the internet: a systematic review of patient information resources.},
  author={James Smart and David N. Burling},
  journal={Clinical radiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={56 11},
  pages={867-70}
}
AIM To determine whether the internet is a useful resource for patients seeking information on radiological procedures. MATERIALS AND METHODS A systematic search of the world wide web was performed by means of four general search engines (AltaVista, Yahoo!, Infoseek and Excite). Twenty-eight suitable patient-directed websites on arteriography were identified for analysis. The value of this material was measured by establishing inclusion or exclusion of a number of factors relating to the… CONTINUE READING