3D Printing has been making its way into medicine, in more ways than one. We have seen it come to the aid of surgeons who use the technology to print out replicas of organs, bones, and other body tissue, prior to performing live surgery. Read more »
Stimulating the part of the brain which controls movement may improve recovery after a stroke, research suggests. Read more »
The microchip consists of a surface with pegs placed throughout that are 10 micrometers wide and spaced 10 micrometers apart. Read more »
The number of connected digital fitness trackers sold worldwide rose from 6.6 million in 2012 to 13.6 million in 2013 and will double again in 2014 to exceed 22 million, according to new digital health research from Parks Associates. Read more »
THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE IS DESIGNED NOW!
Being a medical futurist means I work on bringing disruptive technologies to medicine & healthcare; assisting medical professionals and students in using these in an efficient and secure way; and educating e-patients about how to become equal partners with the caregivers.
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Giving spectacular and engaging presentations or workshops about the future of medicine and social media.
Assisting pharma, medical companies and universities in dealing with the digital world.
Creating reports about the next trends in medicine, healthcare and disruptive technologies.
Designing the social media presence of pharma and medical companies through creative ideas and proper communication to help them reach their target audience better.
In only a few days’ time, one could read about the potentials of 3D printing in healthcare from different angles. Surgeons in Portugal recreated the tumor and surrounding tissue of a 5-year-old... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »
I’m flying to Melbourne to give a keynote at Australia’s premier digital health, e-health & health informatics conference called HIC 2014. My keynote, The Guide to the Future of... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »
Many times I wrote about the wearable gadgets that help me live a healthy life. I know there is a wearable revolution going on but some of the recent announcements make me think whether the list and... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »
I tweet about the futuristic aspects of medicine and social media.