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Why doctors love SERMO

“I can speak freely because I am anonymous. I don't have to worry about my words getting back to a hospital administrator.”

Why doctors love SERMO

“Exciting doctor interaction, very helpful with difficult cases, very interesting social topics and discussions… It is a form of collective intelligence that allows individuals to achieve more than they could on their own.

Why doctors love SERMO

“Being a semi-anonymous environment actually allows for more honest and useful advice and comments. I get enough daily BS, PC crap in real life. I don't need more in the virtual life.”

Why doctors love SERMO

“You can’t just Google medicine, you need a human source. We have to go beyond ‘cookbook’ medicine, and seek reasonable, experienced minds to think through difficult and diverse cases.”

Why doctors love SERMO

If it was real life, we’d all hang out.

Why doctors love SERMO

Diverse. Interactive. Interesting and also sometimes funny. One does not feel alone.

Why doctors love SERMO

“Medicine is fun, when it’s without the intrusion of multiple third parties. We love posting cases on SERMO...we get to practice medicine even if we don’t get paid for it.”

Why doctors love SERMO

“Doctors don't have the time to come to a real doctors' lounge any more. On SERMO we can ask questions and share our lives and frustrations. Whenever we feel stressed out, we come to get support and find it. Any time of the day.”

Why doctors love SERMO

I actually shared a medical mistake for the benefit of my peers on SERMO...but would not have done so if I was identified.”

Why doctors love SERMO

“Regulators are forcing us to comply with rules and docs hardly get a voice. We’re made to feel isolated and alone. It’s overwhelming but SERMO is THE place where we can finally talk and feel like we are not alone. We know that we’re all in the same boat.”

Why doctors love SERMO

“I think SERMO has nailed it. If I want to read a clinical discussion, I can do that. If I want to read something funny, I can do that. If I want to get into politics, I can do that. If I need help with a patient, I have a place to do that.”

Why doctors love SERMO

Had I not read a post on SERMO, I would not have nailed the diagnosis.

Why doctors love SERMO

"Medicine should have a unified world community. Despite political, cultural and ethnic differences, people have the same enemy: disease and everyday problems… I learned many things and have made many doc-friends. Thank you”

Why doctors love SERMO

“These days doctors are super busy and don’t have time to stop what they are doing and find a colleague with the appropriate expertise.”

Why doctors love SERMO

[SERMO] is the only forum that I know of that has been able to provide a safe atmosphere for us [doctors] to talk with each other in the same language. It has also been a place where I have felt welcome and received a lot of support when I have needed it.

    What doctors can do on SERMO

    SOLVE

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    Medical crowdsourcing in action

    Help your peers by sharing and solving challenging cases! Converse with your colleagues and help us build the largest medical databank of real live cases, questions and answers.

    RATE

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    For doctors, by doctors

    Read real reviews of treatments from around the world and leave your own feedback for peers

    DISCUSS

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    Talk with your peers
    about real world medicine.

    EARN

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    Get paid for your perspective

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