Due to the reduced cost of and extreme customization offered by 3D printing, additively manufactured artificial limbs stand to revolutionize the prosthetic industry completely. Read more »
Medical professionals say the device could be helpful, but patient privacy is still a concern. Read more »
Patients are more willing to disclose personal information to virtual humans than to actual ones, likely because computers don’t make judgments or look down on people the way another human might. Read more »
A kit of 3D-printed anatomical body parts could revolutionize medical education and training, according to its developers at Monash University. 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.
Medical curriculum worldwide cannot meet the needs of today’s e-patients and technologies any more, therefore there is time for a substantial change. Good examples are sporadic but at least... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »
In my new book, The Guide to the Future of Medicine coming out this August, I’ll feature plenty of analyses of the potential dangers we will all have to face due to new technologies. There will... Visit my blog to read the whole article and other news about the future of medicine! Read more »
I just heard the news that the first fully digital (entirely paperless) hospital will open in Abu Dhabi in 2015. The clinic worked with experts from the famous Cleveland Clinic, the No. 4 ranked best... 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.