Physician’s role is now that of curator

Resource Author:  Dr. Susan Mathison
Resource Date:  09/25/2016
Resource Name:  Inforum
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The digital world has put us decidedly in the information age. Physicians are no longer the gatekeepers of health information as patients are able to Google and Bing and Yahoo and more. But I agree with Mitchell Kapor. “Getting information off the internet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant,” he said.