A Framework to Integrate Popular Media Into CV Medicine
How does one know whether information accessed through the internet is accurate? A recent Cardiology article discusses how accessing accurate and high-quality medical information has become a challenge in today's era of self-purported experts propagating medical information, or likely misinformation, with limited evidence-base over the Internet.
This has become even more important in the current era of COVID-19 when misinformation can have a significant health impact. As a medical community, it is our responsibility to advocate for patients by providing an accessible stream of high-quality, evidence-based materials that enable them to independently weigh pertinent health care information to make decisions. Read more.