Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorDavid H.MorseMS, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media
"Paper or plastic?" We are all asked to make choices, even at the checkout counter of the neighborhood grocery store. In medicine, we face choices every day, from the moment we walk into our offices or through the hospital door. Our technological age has provided virtually unlimited possibilities as well as new choices. For example, medical textbooks are available to us electronically or in the traditional, and increasingly bulky, hardcover tomes that have served us well since medical school days.
Infectious DiseaseMandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases, CD-ROM. JAMA. 2001;285(19):2514. doi:10.1001/jama.285.19.2514-JBK0516-6-1