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Five Great Medical Apps For Doctors, Surgeons

March 10, 2014 – 3:05 am |
Doctor mobile apps

By Brad Broker
On Star Trek, medical personnel were equipped with “tricorders.” Today, they’re called “iPhones” or “iPads.”  Whatever you call them, almost all physicians have …

TIME Tells Story of Disastrous Launch of Healthcare.gov and its Saviors

February 27, 2014 – 3:29 pm |
Time healthcare.gov

By Alan Lyndon
To say the launch of Healthcare.gov last October was a disaster is being overly generous.  It was worse than that.  It was so …

Which Device Do Doctors Use For Medical News: iPhone or iPad?

February 19, 2014 – 8:11 pm |
Doctor smartphone

By Alan Lyndon
How do you read journal articles?  Print?  Online? And, if on a mobile device, which one?
A new survey found that 28 percent of …

What’s more important when choosing a doctor? Online ratings or office location?

February 19, 2014 – 1:40 am |

By Brad Broker
It’s interesting to see the spin on certain studies.  For example, researchers at the University of Michigan Medical School conducted a study of how …

This App Will Get You To The Doctor, Even In A Major Snowstorm

February 13, 2014 – 3:14 pm |
Doctor mobile apps

By Brad Broker
Much of the East Coast is trapped inside today.  A major storm of snow and ice has left over 900,000 people without power …

Wikipedia is the Top Source of Medical Info for Doctors, Patients

January 29, 2014 – 7:05 pm |

By Brad Broker
Q: What is the #1 online source of medical information for patients and health care professionals?
Epocrates? Mayo Clinic? Facebook?
No, no, and, thankfully, no …