Internet-Based Patient and Clinician Resources for TOS

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Abstract

Internet access and usage for medical conditions is common amongst patient and physicians and can be a resourceful tool for both groups in the management of patients with thoracic outlet syndrome. There are multiple educational, easily accessible websites that provide non-biased, up to date treatment options for TOS. Websites should be scrutinized for their content, potential for commercial and personal bias and “updated history” to avoid medical pitfalls.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryKaleida HealthBuffaloUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryVA WNY Health Care SystemBuffaloUSA

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