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© 2016, Royal College of Psychiatrists. All rights reserved. The internet provides access to what is often a bewildering array of medical knowledge on mental health, some (but not all) of which is evidence based. As well as information for clinicians, there has been a dramatic increase in the variety and quality of information available for patients and carers. In this article we discuss the advantages and limitations of the types of information available, with suggested sites and strategies for assessing their relative merits.

Original publication

DOI

10.1192/apt.bp.113.012377

Type

Journal article

Journal

BJPsych Advances

Publication Date

01/01/2016

Volume

22

Pages

55 - 63