Category Archives: Medical apps

Mobile Technology & Medical Education: Fostering Student Collaboration for Richer Learning

Increasingly physicians are using tablets on patient rounds to help them integrate electronic medical resources into their practice of medicine. Noting this trend, and following discussions of the potential roles tablets could play in educating preclinical and clinical medical students, … Continue reading

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“The Biggest Mistakes Doctors Make” WSJ 11/17/13

I highly recommend that you read this Wall Street Journal report on Health Care. Included are articles about preventable diagnostic errors, medical apps, robotic surgery pros/cons, hospital rooms of the future and care costs. The cover article about incorrect diagnoses … Continue reading

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