• Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims
  • Beyond Just “Big” Data
  • Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit
  • Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan
  • Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal
  • Top 10 Implantable Wearables Soon To Be In Your Body
  • Genetics of Prostate Cancer–for health professionals (PDQ®)
  • Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

    Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

    SOURCE July 28, 2015 Without question, the use of 3D printing for creating low-cost and customized prosthetics and other personalized medical aides has been one of the best examples of how the technology can be used for real-world applications. But for all of the developments that we’ve seen for customized […]

  • Beyond Just “Big” Data

    Beyond Just “Big” Data

    Illustration: Greg Mably SOURCE July 27, 2015 We need new words to describe the coming wave of machine-generated information Data science is going to be as foundational to education as English… [It] doesn’t belong in the business school. Everybody should take data science. —Jennifer Priestly, Kennesaw State University When Gartner […]

  • Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

    Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

      SOURCE July 27, 2015 When Ariana Garcia was born last June, all was well.  She was brought home from the hospital and her parents were excited to begin a new chapter of their lives.  6 weeks later, Ariana, all of the sudden, went limp.   “Normally she hated diaper […]

  • Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan

    Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan

     SOURCE July 27, 2015 Abstract BACKGROUND: The demographic structure of a country changes dramatically with increasing trends toward general population aging and declining birth rates. In Japan, the percentage of the elderly population (aged ≥65 years) reached 25% in 2013; it is expected to exceed 30% in 2025 and reach […]

  • Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal

    Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal

    Canadian researchers target LKB1 molecule as problem, rather than solution, to ovarian cancer. Image Credit: Shutterstock SOURCE July 25, 2015 Ovarian cancer strikes terror in women, because symptoms may not be apparent until it is too late for appropriate treatment. There are few reliable early detection tests and few treatment […]

  • Top 10 Implantable Wearables Soon To Be In Your Body

    Top 10 Implantable Wearables Soon To Be In Your Body

    SOURCE July 27, 2015 Wearables. A growing trend with very soon to have their “moment in the sun” but I am a firm believer thatwearable technology is simply a transition technology. Technology must and will soon move from existing outside our bodies to residing inside us. That is the future […]

  • Genetics of Prostate Cancer–for health professionals (PDQ®)

    Genetics of Prostate Cancer–for health professionals (PDQ®)

    SOURCE April 2015 SECTIONS Introduction Identifying Genes and Inherited Variants Associated With Prostate Cancer Risk Genes With Potential Clinical Relevance in Prostate Cancer Risk Interventions in Familial Prostate Cancer Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Psychosocial Issues in Familial Prostate Cancer Changes to This Summary (07/​07/​2015) About This PDQ Summary Get 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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Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

Engineer creates a 3D printed exoskeleton ‘Spiderhand’ for stroke victims

SOURCE July 28, 2015 Without question, the use of 3D printing for creating low-cost and customized prosthetics and other personalized medical aides has been one of the best examples of how the technology can be used for real-world applications. But for all of the developments that we’ve seen for customized […]

 
 

Beyond Just “Big” Data

Beyond Just “Big” Data

Illustration: Greg Mably SOURCE July 27, 2015 We need new words to describe the coming wave of machine-generated information Data science is going to be as foundational to education as English… [It] doesn’t belong in the business school. Everybody should take data science. —Jennifer Priestly, Kennesaw State University When Gartner […]

 
 

Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

Infant’s Heart Surgery Leads to 3D Medical Non-Profit

  SOURCE July 27, 2015 When Ariana Garcia was born last June, all was well.  She was brought home from the hospital and her parents were excited to begin a new chapter of their lives.  6 weeks later, Ariana, all of the sudden, went limp.   “Normally she hated diaper […]

 
 

3D Print Your Medical Scan, using open-source software.

3D Print Your Medical Scan, using open-source software.

This skull with a broken nose of Make: executive editor Mike Senese was printed by Hawk Ridge Systems using a 3D Systems ProJet 660. SOURCE July 27, 2015 3D printing is all around us, opening possibilities for us to do in our garages what traditionally could only be done by […]

 
 

Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan

Japan as the front-runner of super-aged societies: Perspectives from medicine and medical care in Japan

 SOURCE July 27, 2015 Abstract BACKGROUND: The demographic structure of a country changes dramatically with increasing trends toward general population aging and declining birth rates. In Japan, the percentage of the elderly population (aged ≥65 years) reached 25% in 2013; it is expected to exceed 30% in 2025 and reach […]

 
 

Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal

Molecule plays pivotal role in making ovarian cancer cells so lethal

Canadian researchers target LKB1 molecule as problem, rather than solution, to ovarian cancer. Image Credit: Shutterstock SOURCE July 25, 2015 Ovarian cancer strikes terror in women, because symptoms may not be apparent until it is too late for appropriate treatment. There are few reliable early detection tests and few treatment […]

 
 

Top 10 Implantable Wearables Soon To Be In Your Body

Top 10 Implantable Wearables Soon To Be In Your Body

SOURCE July 27, 2015 Wearables. A growing trend with very soon to have their “moment in the sun” but I am a firm believer thatwearable technology is simply a transition technology. Technology must and will soon move from existing outside our bodies to residing inside us. That is the future […]

 
 

Genetics of Prostate Cancer–for health professionals (PDQ®)

Genetics of Prostate Cancer–for health professionals (PDQ®)

SOURCE April 2015 SECTIONS Introduction Identifying Genes and Inherited Variants Associated With Prostate Cancer Risk Genes With Potential Clinical Relevance in Prostate Cancer Risk Interventions in Familial Prostate Cancer Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Psychosocial Issues in Familial Prostate Cancer Changes to This Summary (07/​07/​2015) About This PDQ Summary Get More […]

 
 

Medicine On The Cutting Edge – The Bionic Eye

Medicine On The Cutting Edge – The Bionic Eye

SOURCE July 27, 2015 The Argus® II Retinal Prosthesis System (“Argus II”) is also known as the bionic eye or the retinal implant. It is intended to provide electrical stimulation of the retina to induce visual perception in blind individuals. It is indicated for use in patients with severe to […]

 
 

DNA Ambulance Transports to Hospital of Inefficient Repair: Cause of Cancer???

DNA Ambulance Transports to Hospital of Inefficient Repair: Cause of Cancer???

  SOURCE July 27, 2015 Our DNA is quite prone to damage. The genetic milieu that resides within the nucleus of each cell is often under assault from external environmental factors like UV light or internal features such as free radicals that form during normal cellular metabolic processes. Furthermore, the act […]