medicalresources.org, the physician home page. This valuable resource
for medical information is provided as a service to clinicians, patients,
medical researchers, and any other interested individuals who want to discover
the best and most reliable medical information available on the internet.
using the internet for medical information should be aware that personal
information such as identity, interests, and surfing habits may not be
secure or private. Although many health information sites claim that
they do not release information about those visiting the site, numerous
commercial entities may have access to sensitive personal information by
mechanisms such as cookies and banners.
Please read the Report on the "Privacy Policies and Practices
of Health Web Sites" monograph from the California Healthcare Foundation
for their detailed discussion on consumer health care on the internet.
The information provided on "Medical Resources.org" is
designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between
a patient or site visitor and his/her physician.
Dr. Carmichael does not accept advertising in any form
for this domain. Pop-up windows and banners displayed by the Web
server are outside of the control of Dr. Carmichael and have no bearing
or influence on the content displayed.
This site is provided as a service to the community, and
is not subject to commercial advertisement or paid endorsements.
As I strive to provide the best information on medical topics, I welcome
comments and suggestions regarding content, links, and style. Please
feel free to contact me at the following address: