Clinicians are no longer gatekeepers to privileged information, but rather interpreters, problem solvers, and advisers
Many readers will be accessing the MJA via the internet: on computers, laptops, phones, or tablets. It is therefore essential that we discuss and understand how the internet and social media are used by patients to find health information, as well as the influence that the medical profession might have on such online information.
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