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- Harry Brown, general practitioner (DrHarry@dial.pipex.com)
The internet can help a busy practitioner keep abreast of the burgeoning volume of medical literature in many ways. www.amedeo.com/index.htm is a simple yet effective resource. Choose a topic—there is a fair selection—pick your preferred journals, and a weekly literature digest with citation details will be emailed to you. This is a helpful means of minimising information overload.
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