Edeger’s paper “Disseminating health information in developing countries: the role of the internet” (2000), explores the relationship between communication technologies and the dissemination of information in developing countries The author does this by compiling information through interviews with figures in international health research and through the National Library of Medicine’s Medline feature. The paper looks at problems with both accessibility and reliability in order to make health care information more accessible in developing countries. The author looks to maximize the use of communication technologies in such a way that as many people as possible have access to trustworthy information about their help.

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