Future of Health Care
Behaviors That affect pediatric health shift alongside changing mores and broader cultural trends. For example, cigarette smoking among youths fell in recent years as tobacco use became less acceptable, and pediatric obesity has risen in the wake of higher rates of adult obesity. The data below underscore the need for fresh clinical approaches and highlight enduring challenges for pediatricians.
The combined magnitude of innovation’s impact on medicine sometimes hides behind the patchwork of advances in different areas of healthcare technology.
Somewhere, in theory, a physician went into the profession for the sheer joy of filling out EHRs.
Athletes and physical therapy patients are among those who could benefit from a newly developed fabric that monitors joint rotation.
Computer scientists at Dartmouth College designed the motion-capturing fabric, which was the subject of a study published recently...
A recent study provides insight into what makes hospitals’ social media posts successful — and what turns audiences off.
Experts from the AMA and MedStar Health are highlighting risks to patients and providers of poor EHR usability.
Physician burnout is not new. The speed at which it is spreading may be.
The Omron RS7 Intelli IT automatic wrist blood pressure monitor improves accuracy of blood pressure readings for obese patients, according to Japan-based Omron Healthcare.
The device has been clinically validated for that patient...