Genetics and the World Wide Web: an introduction

Neonatal Netw. 1999 Jun;18(4):9-13. doi: 10.1891/0730-0832.18.4.9.


Nurses cannot escape the impact that new genetics discoveries and the World Wide Web (WWW) have on nursing practice. This article presents an overview of the WWW, offers examples of genetics-related WWW sites, and illustrates their applicability to neonatal nursing.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Genetics, Medical*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Newborn, Diseases / genetics
  • Information Services / organization & administration*
  • Internet / organization & administration*
  • Neonatal Nursing*