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08/01/2014 – 12:04 AM |

By Brad Broker
On the eve of its summer recess, Congress passed the $17 billion bill to overhaul the V.A.  The bill is now awaiting signature …

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

01/29/2014 – 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 …

Here’s A Way For Medical Practices To Control All Of Those Sales Reps

01/21/2014 – 1:13 PM |
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By Jay Goss

There’s a popular Norman Rockwell painting in many physician offices today of a kindly MD with a stethoscope on the heart of a …

Why All Doctors Should Be Online: VIDEO

12/02/2013 – 8:17 PM |

Medical software analyst Melissa McCormack of Software Advice, a website that provides reviews, research and other resources on medical software, recently hosted a Google+ Hangout with Mike …

Taking Aim at Breast Cancer with Pre-Cancer Treatment

09/24/2013 – 7:07 PM |
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By Steven C. Quay, M.D., Ph.D., FCAP
Women have consulted with their physicians for generations to gain insight about the risks of breast cancer and to …

Doctors: iPads More Useful Than Smartphones for Healthcare

06/12/2013 – 6:05 PM | One Comment

Bigger is better.  Screen size, that is. Two reports based on a survey of nearly 1,400 physicians suggests that tablets are of greater use for clinical purposes …

FDA Says Diabetes Glucose Meters Not Entirely Accurate

05/22/2013 – 5:54 PM |

By Phil Galewitz
Blood glucose meters, which millions of diabetics rely upon to regulate their blood sugar, have become less costly and easier and less painful to use.
But …