Electronic Records, Web Portals: Important Aide for Pediatricians
Dr. Laroque, chief of general pediatrics at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, describes how electronic medical records contribute to developmental surveillance and help integrate the recommendations of the American Association of Pediatrics regarding screening into a pediatrician's standard practice.
"...if you can fill out a whole battery of questionaires at home, in the privacy of your home on the web, that information can be fed to your physician, or to your clinician,...etc. And who can have your concerns known before you even come to the practice."
— Danielle Laraque, MD