Doctors elbowed aside by web
Tuesday, December 31st, 2002
Pew Internet Project asks: “Where would you turn for information? For health care information, 31% of all Americans said they would first turn to the Internet. For government information, 39% of all Americans said they would first turn to the Net.” Doctors and bureaucrats are being disintermediated. Why didn’t Pew ask the same question about news, which featured prominently in the rest of this survey?