Medical Technology

<em>Care</em> Is Critical Component Of HealthcareIf your doctor is empathetic and compassionate, it can help remove countless obstacles and lead to high quality care.
Remote Doctors VisitsWould you like to see your doctor via Skype?
Goggles To Diagnose StrokesWe often have to do CT scans or MRIs to check for strokes but researchers at Johns Hopkins believe they have a much more simple bedside alternative.
Microchip Technology Advancing Medical ResearchA microchip that monitors bacterial growth in 3D is being used to study the effectiveness of drugs.
Medical Profession Lags In Use Of Real-World TechnologyThe medical industry, which has been so far ahead in developing technology such as CT scans, MRIs and PET scans, has done relatively little to use real-world technology that already exists.
Electronic Medical RecordsThe use of electronic medical records is gaining momentum in health care. Perhaps the biggest is the fact that the government is behind it and initially helping to fund the effort.
Studying The Brains Of Teen BulliesGrowing scientific research and better technology allows researchers to look closely at the brains of teens prone to bullying.
The Move To Electronic Medical RecordsIf you see a computer in the examination room or your doctor is carrying around a tablet, the odds are electronic medical records are being used.
Concern Over Skyrocketing Number Of CT ScansThere is increasing concern over exposure to ionizing radiation from a skyrocketing number of CT scans for all kinds of medical testing.
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