Technology

 
How to Optimize Telemedicine for Older Adults, During COVID-19 and Beyond
November 13, 2020

Telemedicine use has increased significantly since COVID-19 began and while not new to all patients and providers, can pose unique challenges to care for older adults.

Telemedicine Gains More Ground During COVID-19
November 06, 2020

A recent survey conducted by Doximity found that US physician and patient adoption of telemedicine is quickly rising amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Telemedicine Services among Patients with Obesity during Quarantine Linked to Weight Loss, Healthier Eating
November 04, 2020

Patients with obesity who utilized telemedicine services during quarantine achieved an average 2 kg weight loss, according to new research presented at the ObesityWeek®2020 virtual meeting.

Telemonitoring May Reduce Heart Attack, Stroke Rate by 50% in Patients with Hypertension
August 31, 2020

A new study found adults with high blood pressure were about half as likely to have serious cardiovascular events after receiving telemonitoring vs those receiving primary care.

New AI Tool in Development for Quicker COVID-19 Diagnosis
June 03, 2020

The novel AI tool can help frontline health care workers quickly distinguish between COVID-19 pneumonia and non-COVID-19 as they deal with the rising number of patients.

Top 5 Stress-relief & Well-being Apps for COVID-19 Healthcare Providers
April 23, 2020

Headspace, Calm, and 3 more apps that COVID-19 frontline healthcare workers can use to de-stress and improve overall wellbeing.

Top 5 Neonatal Care Apps for Primary Care
January 10, 2020

An app for answering common breastfeeding questions, another to aide in interpreting bilirubin trends in newborns, and 3 more top neonatal care apps.

Top 5 Board Review Apps for Primary Care Providers
December 12, 2019

The NEJM Knowledge+ Internal Medicine Review app, a flashcard app from the American College of Physicians, and 3 more apps that can help busy physicians ace any board exam.

Top 5 Seizure and Epilepsy Apps for Primary Care
November 07, 2019

A first aid guide for caregivers, an app that allows patients to track epilepsy trends, and 3 more top epilepsy and seizure apps for primary care.

Top 5 Hepatology Apps for Primary Care Providers
October 17, 2019

A mobile compendium of hepatology assessment tools, an app to help select the right treatment regimen, and 3 more liver apps for primary care.