• Paralyzed man walks again after surgeons transplant cells from his nose to his spine
  • Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells
  • “The Pen is Mightier than the Sword”, but NOT mightier than Hangouts!
  • Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene
  • Pathway Genomics Launches Patient Mobile App at ASHG 2014
  • Healthier patients through video customer service in healthcare
  • Paralyzed man walks again after surgeons transplant cells from his nose to his spine

    Paralyzed man walks again after surgeons transplant cells from his nose to his spine

    SOURCE October 22, 2014 Darek Fidyka was stabbed in the back in 2010 and paralyzed from the chest down. After a year of rehab and no apparent improvement, surgeons tried a radical procedure: they extracted olfactory cells — basically, cells from the back of his nose — and transplanted them […]

  • Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells

    Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells

    SOURCE October 22, 2014 Scientists have described a way to convert human skin cells directly into a specific type of brain cell affected by Huntington’s disease, an ultimately fatal neurodegenerative disorder. Unlike other techniques that turn one cell type into …more Scientists have described a way to convert human skin […]

  • “The Pen is Mightier than the Sword”, but NOT mightier than Hangouts!

    “The Pen is Mightier than the Sword”, but NOT mightier than Hangouts!

    by John Bennett MD Jeez, let me jump into my tight pants, and ruffled shirt, grab a quill, and scribble a letter to the publisher of JAMA. Well, those were the old days.  Now, we see the classroom flipping, students in med school being given iPads the first day of class, […]

  • Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene

    Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene

    (ED NOTE: We are going to experiment, with incorporation of Google Hangouts to allow discussion of this article with the author, John Hewitt, in a few days.  Please email me at desertedbeach@hotmail.com, if interested) Source By John Hewitt on October 21, 2014  Transparency is the key to many technologies. Thin […]

  • Pathway Genomics Launches Patient Mobile App at ASHG 2014

    Pathway Genomics Launches Patient Mobile App at ASHG 2014

       SOURCE October 20,. 2014 SAN DIEGO, CA – October 20, 2014 – Pathway Genomics Corporation, a CLIA and CAP accredited clinical laboratory that offers genetic testing services globally, announced it has released a patient app that allows existing patients to view their genetic results on mobile devices, such as […]

  • Healthier patients through video customer service in healthcare

    Healthier patients through video customer service in healthcare

    (ED NOTE: From the Blogg of Dave Scott Meerman,pictured above.  He is a  Marketing & Sales Strategist, keynote speaker, and bestselling author of 10 books including The New Rules of Marketing & PR and Newsjacking.) SOURCE March, 2014 CASE STUDIES, NEW RULES OF SALES & SERVICE, BEST PRACTICES Several weeks […]

  •   SOURCE October 20, 2014 (Nanowerk News) Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine and School of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia have used graphene — a two-dimensional form of carbon only one atom thick — to fabricate a new type of microelectrode […]

 

Medical Devices, Medical Apps, Doctor and Patient

Education, Medical Blogs, Videos, Websites and Podcasts

The purpose of this website is to introduce both patients and healthcare professionals to the impact of the Internet on medicine and healthcare, by curating and organizing relevant articles in all fields of the digitalization of Medicine. (See i-NEWS section on Main Menu). Medical Apps and Medical Devices are examined, and internet technology and Patient Education are evaluated., for their places in all medical settings. The influence of the internet is shown in every Medical Specialty,, and improvements in Medical Education through the internet by showing the viewer the Top Patient Accredited Medical Information Websites, , the Best Medical Blogs, the top Medical Videos, and best Medical Podcasts. In addition to the latest-breaking Internet Medical News and Internet Medical Research News in all specialties are studied.. As Dr. Eric Topol of the Scripps Digital Medicine says, vast changes are occurring, now, due to the convergence of changes in technology. Medical Apps and Medical Devices are affecting many areas of of Medicine. Overall, the internet is changing all healthcare, from the use of Internet Technology in Hospital Administration in America to the use of iPhones to diagnose infectious disease in Africa

We are living in a great time for medicine. As most know, it is time for a change..

REEL DX CASES OF THE DAY: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Patient News »

WEARABLES »

Research News »

 

Most Recent

Paralyzed man walks again after surgeons transplant cells from his nose to his spine

Paralyzed man walks again after surgeons transplant cells from his nose to his spine

SOURCE October 22, 2014 Darek Fidyka was stabbed in the back in 2010 and paralyzed from the chest down. After a year of rehab and no apparent improvement, surgeons tried a radical procedure: they extracted olfactory cells — basically, cells from the back of his nose — and transplanted them […]

 
 

Hangout Tonight with Rohan Jotwanti MD, MBA and his Tufts Gang of Medstart 2015

Hangout Tonight with Rohan Jotwanti MD, MBA and his Tufts Gang of Medstart 2015

  by John Bennett MD Tonight at 9 pm at BostonMedical.TV, we have the honor of doing a Hangout with Rohan Jotwanti MD, MBA and his group of Tufts healthcare professionals, who are going to describe their “MedStart Event”. The event takes place on January 29th, 2015, and brings together […]

 
 

Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells

Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells

SOURCE October 22, 2014 Scientists have described a way to convert human skin cells directly into a specific type of brain cell affected by Huntington’s disease, an ultimately fatal neurodegenerative disorder. Unlike other techniques that turn one cell type into …more Scientists have described a way to convert human skin […]

 
 

“The Pen is Mightier than the Sword”, but NOT mightier than Hangouts!

“The Pen is Mightier than the Sword”, but NOT mightier than Hangouts!

by John Bennett MD Jeez, let me jump into my tight pants, and ruffled shirt, grab a quill, and scribble a letter to the publisher of JAMA. Well, those were the old days.  Now, we see the classroom flipping, students in med school being given iPads the first day of class, […]

 
 

Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene

Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene

(ED NOTE: We are going to experiment, with incorporation of Google Hangouts to allow discussion of this article with the author, John Hewitt, in a few days.  Please email me at desertedbeach@hotmail.com, if interested) Source By John Hewitt on October 21, 2014  Transparency is the key to many technologies. Thin […]

 
 

Pathway Genomics Launches Patient Mobile App at ASHG 2014

Pathway Genomics Launches Patient Mobile App at ASHG 2014

   SOURCE October 20,. 2014 SAN DIEGO, CA – October 20, 2014 – Pathway Genomics Corporation, a CLIA and CAP accredited clinical laboratory that offers genetic testing services globally, announced it has released a patient app that allows existing patients to view their genetic results on mobile devices, such as […]

 
 

Healthier patients through video customer service in healthcare

Healthier patients through video customer service in healthcare

(ED NOTE: From the Blogg of Dave Scott Meerman,pictured above.  He is a  Marketing & Sales Strategist, keynote speaker, and bestselling author of 10 books including The New Rules of Marketing & PR and Newsjacking.) SOURCE March, 2014 CASE STUDIES, NEW RULES OF SALES & SERVICE, BEST PRACTICES Several weeks […]

 
 

  SOURCE October 20, 2014 (Nanowerk News) Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine and School of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia have used graphene — a two-dimensional form of carbon only one atom thick — to fabricate a new type of microelectrode […]

 
 

Three Hangouts this week at BostonMedical.TV; Smartphone App, Neurologist, Hackathon Organizer

Three Hangouts this week at BostonMedical.TV; Smartphone App, Neurologist, Hackathon Organizer

by John Bennett MD See the lineup tis week for Boston Medical TV’s shows. BostonMedical.TV  is an affilitate of InternetMedicine.com. Included in the lineup is the Mooney Group, from Chennai, India, headed by Pradeep Dadha, who will talk about their app, Healthmemo.in.  This App store medical records on a Smartphone […]

 
 

3D printing enables customized knee replacement surgery

3D printing enables customized knee replacement surgery

The implants and instruments produced by ConforMIS are tailored to each patient’s anatomy SOURCE October 19, 2014 In today’s installment of “How 3D Printing is Changing Healthcare Forever,” a Massachusetts-based medical device company is forging new ground in knee replacement surgery. A combination of CT imaging, modeling software and 3D […]