Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Doctor to Be Tried for Online Prescription of SSRI

A Colorado doctor who prescribed an anti-depressant to a patient over the Internet without ever seeing him will go on trial in California on charges of practicing medicine without a license in that state, The San Francisco Chronicle reports. The patient, a 19-year-old Stanford University student, committed suicide in 2005.

2 comments:

BP Type II Girl said...

oh my goodness! let's hope that he gets convicted. these are the people we are supposed to be able to trust...

susan said...

BP Type II Girl-Agree totally. BTW, you have a rocking blog. HOpe to read more of you!

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