• It’s not The Muppet Show, it’s a unique approach to medical education
  • Study: Docs need to promote mHealth apps (Great Infographic!)
  • Scientists embark on unprecedented effort to connect millions of patient medical records
  • Magnetic nanovoyagers in human blood
  • Healthcare @ Mobility in India
  • Building ‘smart’ cell-based therapies
  • Major breakthrough in stem cell manufacturing technology
  • A CURE for care team communications?
  • Free Neuroradiology Cases adds another option to radiology learning apps
  • Treat, Don’t Tweet: The Dangerous Rise of Social Media in the Operating Room
It’s not The Muppet Show, it’s a unique approach to medical education

It’s not The Muppet Show, it’s a unique approach to medical education

  SOURCE March 17, 2014 EDMONTON – A couple of Muppets are putting on quite the show at the University of Alberta, and it’s all in the name of medical education. “People come for the Muppets, but they stay for the surgery,” said Dr. Jonathan White. White, a surgeon and more »

Study: Docs need to promote mHealth apps (Great Infographic!)

Study: Docs need to promote mHealth apps (Great Infographic!)

A new study indicates 70 percent of consumers use mobile apps every day to track physical activity and calorie intake – but only 40 percent share that information with their doctor. Privacy concerns and the need for a doctor’s recommendation are the two factors hindering the use of mobile and more »

Scientists embark on unprecedented effort to connect millions of patient medical records

Scientists embark on unprecedented effort to connect millions of patient medical records

SOURCE April 15  Inside an otherwise ordinary office building in lower Manhattan, government-funded scientists have begun collecting and connecting together terabytes of patient medical records in what may be one of the most radical projects in health care ever attempted.The data — from every patient treated at one of New York’s more »

Magnetic nanovoyagers in human blood

Magnetic nanovoyagers in human blood

SOURCE April 17, 2014 (Nanowerk Spotlight) The use of nanomotors to power nanomachines and nanofactories is one of the most exciting challenges facing nanotechnology. The highly successful design shop of Mother Nature has created efficient biomotors through millions of years of evolution and uses them in numerous biological processes and more »

Healthcare @ Mobility in India

Healthcare @ Mobility in India

(ED NOTE: It is interesting to see how mHealth is faring in other parts of the world; this author, Ruchi Dass MD,  is a recognized tech leader, mHealth Evangelist in India) SOURCE April 17th, 2014 According to you, how is mobile phone penetration transforming healthcare landscape in India? While the more »

Building ‘smart’ cell-based therapies

Building ‘smart’ cell-based therapies

        SOURCE Apr 17, 2014 (Nanowerk News) A Northwestern synthetic biology team has created a new technology for modifying human cells to create programmable therapeutics that could travel the body and selectively target cancer and other sites of disease. Engineering cell-based, biological devices that monitor and modify more »

Major breakthrough in stem cell manufacturing technology

Major breakthrough in stem cell manufacturing technology

SOURCE 31 Mar 2014 Scientists at The University of Nottingham have developed a new substance which could simplify the manufacture of cell therapy in the pioneering world of regenerative medicine. Cell therapy is an exciting and rapidly developing area of medicine in which stem cells have the potential to repair more »

A CURE for care team communications?

A CURE for care team communications?

SOURCE April 16, 2014 A Nashville hospital is testing a new mobile solution that allows all members of a critical care team to communicate with each other via smartphone. TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center has been piloting Mobile Heartbeat’s CURE (Clinical Urgent REsponse) application since March as part of its more »

Free Neuroradiology Cases adds another option to radiology learning apps

Free Neuroradiology Cases adds another option to radiology learning apps

SOURCE Mar 18, 2014 by iMedicalApps Team By PJ Lally MDIt is exciting when medical apps stop suffering from lack of supply.There are still many areas of medicine, obstetrics for instance, that could be better covered. Radiology, however, is starting to have a large number of high quality medical apps to choose more »

Treat, Don’t Tweet: The Dangerous Rise of Social Media in the Operating Room

Treat, Don’t Tweet: The Dangerous Rise of Social Media in the Operating Room

SOURCE BY REBECCA BUCKWALTER-POZA • April 16, 2014   Surveys suggest most doctors and nurses understand the significant safety issues associated with the use of cell phones and laptops during surgery. But that’s not stopping them from pulling out the distracting devices. • In one ongoing malpractice case in Texas over the death of more »

 

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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It’s not The Muppet Show, it’s a unique approach to medical education

It’s not The Muppet Show, it’s a unique approach to medical education

  SOURCE March 17, 2014 EDMONTON – A couple of Muppets are putting on quite the show at the University of Alberta, and it’s all in the name of medical education. “People come for the Muppets, but they stay for the surgery,” said Dr. Jonathan White. White, a surgeon and more »

 
 

Study: Docs need to promote mHealth apps (Great Infographic!)

Study: Docs need to promote mHealth apps (Great Infographic!)

A new study indicates 70 percent of consumers use mobile apps every day to track physical activity and calorie intake – but only 40 percent share that information with their doctor. Privacy concerns and the need for a doctor’s recommendation are the two factors hindering the use of mobile and more »

 
 

Scientists embark on unprecedented effort to connect millions of patient medical records

Scientists embark on unprecedented effort to connect millions of patient medical records

SOURCE April 15  Inside an otherwise ordinary office building in lower Manhattan, government-funded scientists have begun collecting and connecting together terabytes of patient medical records in what may be one of the most radical projects in health care ever attempted.The data — from every patient treated at one of New York’s more »

 
 

Magnetic nanovoyagers in human blood

Magnetic nanovoyagers in human blood

SOURCE April 17, 2014 (Nanowerk Spotlight) The use of nanomotors to power nanomachines and nanofactories is one of the most exciting challenges facing nanotechnology. The highly successful design shop of Mother Nature has created efficient biomotors through millions of years of evolution and uses them in numerous biological processes and more »

 
 

Healthcare @ Mobility in India

Healthcare @ Mobility in India

(ED NOTE: It is interesting to see how mHealth is faring in other parts of the world; this author, Ruchi Dass MD,  is a recognized tech leader, mHealth Evangelist in India) SOURCE April 17th, 2014 According to you, how is mobile phone penetration transforming healthcare landscape in India? While the more »

 
 

Epigenetics: the ever-changing genetic landscape within us

Epigenetics: the ever-changing genetic landscape within us

SOURCE April 15, 2014 by Dyani LewisWhen it comes to your health, the genes you inherit from your parents and grandparents play a significant role. But it’s not just about their genes; you can also be affected by the environmental factors they encountered. Have you ever wondered why identical twins aren’t more »

 
 

Building ‘smart’ cell-based therapies

Building ‘smart’ cell-based therapies

        SOURCE Apr 17, 2014 (Nanowerk News) A Northwestern synthetic biology team has created a new technology for modifying human cells to create programmable therapeutics that could travel the body and selectively target cancer and other sites of disease. Engineering cell-based, biological devices that monitor and modify more »

 
 

Major breakthrough in stem cell manufacturing technology

Major breakthrough in stem cell manufacturing technology

SOURCE 31 Mar 2014 Scientists at The University of Nottingham have developed a new substance which could simplify the manufacture of cell therapy in the pioneering world of regenerative medicine. Cell therapy is an exciting and rapidly developing area of medicine in which stem cells have the potential to repair more »

 
 

A CURE for care team communications?

A CURE for care team communications?

SOURCE April 16, 2014 A Nashville hospital is testing a new mobile solution that allows all members of a critical care team to communicate with each other via smartphone. TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center has been piloting Mobile Heartbeat’s CURE (Clinical Urgent REsponse) application since March as part of its more »

 
 

Free Neuroradiology Cases adds another option to radiology learning apps

Free Neuroradiology Cases adds another option to radiology learning apps

SOURCE Mar 18, 2014 by iMedicalApps Team By PJ Lally MDIt is exciting when medical apps stop suffering from lack of supply.There are still many areas of medicine, obstetrics for instance, that could be better covered. Radiology, however, is starting to have a large number of high quality medical apps to choose more »

 
 
 
 

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