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Heart Surgeons in Toronto Perform Bypass on Twitter

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2/20/2014 12:00 AM
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Yahoo! News Canada (Feb. 20): “Heart Surgeons in Toronto Perform Bypass on Twitter"

Summer McGee, member of UNH's public health faculty questions the ethics of tweeting live medical procedures. "[E]ven an outstanding hospital... cannot possibly prepare patients for tweeting about tragedy. And even when it’s exciting and has a happy ending, hospitals need to keep in mind that reality shows have an editing room … Twitter doesn’t."

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