• DNA-guided 3-D printing of human tissue is unveiled
  • Hangout on New Medical Gadget Tomorrow: A “3D” Laparoscope
  • XylemDx Concept for Inkjet Printing Diagnostic Tests
  • 3D Printing Brings Closure to Deep Brain Stimulation Microdevices
  • FDA Approves 3d Printed Seizure Medication,  Aprecia
  • Exclusive: Father of the Internet Vint Cerf’s Forecast for ‘Internet of Things’
  • How Your Watch Will Save Your Life (Infographic)
  • DNA-guided 3-D printing of human tissue is unveiled

    DNA-guided 3-D printing of human tissue is unveiled

    SOURCE August 31, 2015 (Nanowerk News) A University of California – San Francisco (UCSF)-led team has developed a technique to build tiny models of human tissues, called organoids, more precisely than ever before using a process that turns human cells into a biological equivalent of LEGO bricks. These mini-tissues in […]

  • Hangout on New Medical Gadget Tomorrow: A “3D” Laparoscope

    Hangout on New Medical Gadget Tomorrow: A “3D” Laparoscope

    Tomorrow, September 2, we have the pleasure of having the Bioengineer from University of Wisconsin, Hongrui Jian, a professor of electrical and computer engineering, who has developed technology that uses arrays of variable focus cameras to capture a wide field image that can be reconstructed into a 3D visualization.  (See http://www.medgadget.com/2015/08/camera-arrays-pop-open-to-provide-high-def-3d-view-for-laparoscopic-surgery.html). We […]

  • XylemDx Concept for Inkjet Printing Diagnostic Tests

    XylemDx Concept for Inkjet Printing Diagnostic Tests

    SOURCE July 31, 2015 Cambridge Consultants, a company that has helped out many medical device manufacturers develop new healthcare products, is unveiling a new concept for printing diagnostic test strips. The goal is to allow clinicians and pharmacists to use inkjet printers to easily produce tests specific to the needs […]

  • 3D Printing Brings Closure to Deep Brain Stimulation Microdevices

    3D Printing Brings Closure to Deep Brain Stimulation Microdevices

    SOURCE September 1, 2015 The team designed these physical casings through CAD program SolidWorks, creating three different prototypes, thus far. Using the EnvisionTEC Bioplotter 3D printer, which prints at a rapid pace and in multiple types of material, the enclosures were built with a defined form and an open inner […]

  • FDA Approves 3d Printed Seizure Medication,  Aprecia

    FDA Approves 3d Printed Seizure Medication, Aprecia

      SOURCE August 31, 2015 You may recall that only weeks ago, we covered Aprecia Pharmaceuticals’ promising new easy to swallow quick dissolving ZipDose tablets. The pioneering 3D printed tablets combine the ease of consumption associated with liquid medicines with the precision of dosage only available in tablets. And while Mary […]

  • Exclusive: Father of the Internet Vint Cerf’s Forecast for ‘Internet of Things’

    Exclusive: Father of the Internet Vint Cerf’s Forecast for ‘Internet of Things’

    SOURCE August 31, 2015 Look around you. The “Internet of Things” is everywhere, and that’s no exaggeration. Gone are the days when traditional laptops, desktops, tablets, mainframes and cloud systems were enough; we’re now more connected than ever courtesy of devices hooked to larger networks. Simple functions like taking a […]

  • How Your Watch Will Save Your Life (Infographic)

    How Your Watch Will Save Your Life (Infographic)

     SOURCE Auguts 31, 2015 The release of the Apple Watch has reenergised the conversation around wearable tech and the impact it could have in the future. One of the fields most interested in the potential benefits of wearable tech is that of medical technology. This has led to a surge […]

 

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..


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DNA-guided 3-D printing of human tissue is unveiled

DNA-guided 3-D printing of human tissue is unveiled

SOURCE August 31, 2015 (Nanowerk News) A University of California – San Francisco (UCSF)-led team has developed a technique to build tiny models of human tissues, called organoids, more precisely than ever before using a process that turns human cells into a biological equivalent of LEGO bricks. These mini-tissues in […]

 
 

Hangout on New Medical Gadget Tomorrow: A “3D” Laparoscope

Hangout on New Medical Gadget Tomorrow: A “3D” Laparoscope

Tomorrow, September 2, we have the pleasure of having the Bioengineer from University of Wisconsin, Hongrui Jian, a professor of electrical and computer engineering, who has developed technology that uses arrays of variable focus cameras to capture a wide field image that can be reconstructed into a 3D visualization.  (See http://www.medgadget.com/2015/08/camera-arrays-pop-open-to-provide-high-def-3d-view-for-laparoscopic-surgery.html). We […]

 
 

XylemDx Concept for Inkjet Printing Diagnostic Tests

XylemDx Concept for Inkjet Printing Diagnostic Tests

SOURCE July 31, 2015 Cambridge Consultants, a company that has helped out many medical device manufacturers develop new healthcare products, is unveiling a new concept for printing diagnostic test strips. The goal is to allow clinicians and pharmacists to use inkjet printers to easily produce tests specific to the needs […]

 
 

3D Printing Brings Closure to Deep Brain Stimulation Microdevices

3D Printing Brings Closure to Deep Brain Stimulation Microdevices

SOURCE September 1, 2015 The team designed these physical casings through CAD program SolidWorks, creating three different prototypes, thus far. Using the EnvisionTEC Bioplotter 3D printer, which prints at a rapid pace and in multiple types of material, the enclosures were built with a defined form and an open inner […]

 
 

FDA Approves 3d Printed Seizure Medication, Aprecia

FDA Approves 3d Printed Seizure Medication,  Aprecia

  SOURCE August 31, 2015 You may recall that only weeks ago, we covered Aprecia Pharmaceuticals’ promising new easy to swallow quick dissolving ZipDose tablets. The pioneering 3D printed tablets combine the ease of consumption associated with liquid medicines with the precision of dosage only available in tablets. And while Mary […]

 
 

Exclusive: Father of the Internet Vint Cerf’s Forecast for ‘Internet of Things’

Exclusive: Father of the Internet Vint Cerf’s Forecast for ‘Internet of Things’

SOURCE August 31, 2015 Look around you. The “Internet of Things” is everywhere, and that’s no exaggeration. Gone are the days when traditional laptops, desktops, tablets, mainframes and cloud systems were enough; we’re now more connected than ever courtesy of devices hooked to larger networks. Simple functions like taking a […]

 
 

How Your Watch Will Save Your Life (Infographic)

How Your Watch Will Save Your Life (Infographic)

 SOURCE Auguts 31, 2015 The release of the Apple Watch has reenergised the conversation around wearable tech and the impact it could have in the future. One of the fields most interested in the potential benefits of wearable tech is that of medical technology. This has led to a surge […]

 
 

NEW CLINICAL TRIAL TESTS EFFICACY OF STEM-CELL THERAPY FOR STROKE

NEW CLINICAL TRIAL TESTS EFFICACY OF STEM-CELL THERAPY FOR STROKE

SOURCE 12 AUGUST 2015  An emergency helicopter trip in May that brought a stroke patient from Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg landed the Clarke County resident the first spot in a clinical trial at the University of Mississippi Medical Center for stem-cell therapy. The new therapy could prevent further brain […]

 
 

Augmented Reality System Helps Military Surgeons Treat Wounded Warriors (VIDEO)

Augmented Reality System Helps Military Surgeons Treat Wounded Warriors (VIDEO)

SOURCE August 25, 2015 Scientific collaborators at Purdue University and the Indiana University School of Medicine have been working on new technology to help surgeons on the battlefield receive guidance from remote specialists when dealing with difficult trauma cases. There are existing systems that allow a physician in a distant location to […]

 
 

Prelim Program of 1St International Medical Hangout Conference Sept 10 to 13

General Information on the event   This is the Global View in Thematic Blocks. For a detailed program click on the day you wish to check. September 10th 14:00-14:45 GMT+1 Inaugural Session Medical Education in the internet era 14:45-15:00 Break 15:00-15:30 GMT+1 Posters and Communications Critical Care & Emergency Medicine 15:30-16:15 GMT+1 Posters […]