Published on in Vol 3, No 2 (2001):

The Patient-Physician Relationship in the Internet Age: Future Prospects and the Research Agenda

The Patient-Physician Relationship in the Internet Age: Future Prospects and the Research Agenda

The Patient-Physician Relationship in the Internet Age: Future Prospects and the Research Agenda

Authors of this article:

Ben S Gerber ;   Arnold R Eiser


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Braunstein M, Braunstein M. Health Informatics in the Cloud. View
  2. Reinhardt A, Jäger S, Rossmann C. Gesundheitswissenschaften. View
  3. Meitz T, Kalch A. Handbuch der Gesundheitskommunikation. View
  4. Duplaga M, Winnem O. Information Technology Solutions for Healthcare. View
  5. Meitz T, Kalch A. Handbuch Gesundheitskommunikation. View
  6. van Hee K, Schonenberg H, Serebrenik A, Sidorova N, van der Werf J. Business Process Management Workshops. View
  7. Stetina B, Kryspin-Exner I. Gesundheit und Neue Medien. View
  8. Khurana H, Raj A. Handbook of Research on Geriatric Health, Treatment, and Care. View
  9. Brothers K. Zufallsbefunde bei molekulargenetischen Untersuchungen. View
  10. Berger T. Gesundheit und Neue Medien. View
  11. Reinhardt A, Jäger S, Rossmann C. Gesundheitswissenschaften. View
  12. Reinhardt A, Jäger S, Rossmann C. Gesundheitswissenschaften. View
  13. Banday M, Bhat L. The Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) and Telemedicine Frameworks and Applications. View
  14. Amichai-Hamburger Y, Barak A. Technology and Psychological Well-being. View
  15. Bos L. Critical Issues for the Development of Sustainable E-health Solutions. View
  16. Khurana H, Raj A. Research Anthology on Supporting Healthy Aging in a Digital Society. View
  17. Ramsey Jimenez S. Health and Educational Success - Recent Perspectives [Working Title]. View