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When patients seek health information online

Innocent, Karen MS, RN, CRNP, CMSRN, ANP-BC

doi: 10.1097/01.CCN.0000403404.34359.79
Department: Tech Talk

Patients bringing in Internet printouts on health concerns? Here's how to help them to identify reliable and safe health information websites, and use hospital-sponsored patient web portals.

Karen Innocent is director of continuing education and conferences for Wolters Kluwer Health in Ambler, Pa. The author has disclosed that she has no financial relationships related to this article.

© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.