Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública
On-line version ISSN 1680-5348Print version ISSN 1020-4989
LINGER, Carlos; SPINELLI, Hugo and IRIART, Celia. The Internet and its incorporation by the health sector. Rev Panam Salud Publica [online]. 1997, vol.1, n.4, pp.315-323. ISSN 1680-5348. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1020-49891997000400021.
The governmental and health sector reforms that are being carried out in the countries of the Region demand the rapid training of health personnel to face the challenges posed by the process of change. This report explores the many possibilities of the Internet to serve as a mode of communication and updating of health professionals and technicians and as a vehicle for the dissemination of information on subjects of interest to scientists and researchers.