The data explosion in healthcare through digital health networks goes hand in hand with concerns of data privacy and security. The recent WannaCry ransomware attack impaired the smooth operation of several NHS hospitals in the UK; and led to burning questions about the state of IT security in healthcare on the individual or systemic level, […]
It was high time that the stethoscope, the symbol of the medical profession, was upgraded to represent the state of play in healthcare in the 21st century. Here, I reviewed the Eko Core digital stethoscope allowing the medical community to listen to lung and heart sounds crystal-clearly and digitize the results within seconds.
Although the medical tricorder will remain a dream to be chased by digital health innovators for the years to come, I collected the portable, digital health diagnostic devices currently on the market in case anyone is thinking about purchasing an effective gadget making the patient the point of care.
With advancing technologies, we get a chance to live healthier lives and improve the skills that make us human.
I think it’s time to upgrade our health by using disruptive innovations to create a healthier future. Please join me in this battle!
I’m pretty excited to finally share the book trailer video with you that describes what I wrote in my upcoming book, My Health: Upgraded. More details and the official announcement soon!
A lot of people ask me about the future of medicine and healthcare. What’s coming next, what about the future of radiology, genomics or health sensors. They ask me to make really sharp predictions. But instead, let’s try something different.
I’ve been publishing videos on the Medical Futurist Youtube channel for months and I have received plenty of messages about what top lists I liked to create the most. Here they are, I hope you will enjoy watching them.
- Top 10 Science Fiction Movies About the Future of Medicine
- Top 10 Medical Technologies in 2015
- Top 10 Health Parameters You Can Measure At Home!
- Top 10 Science Fiction Movies in 2015 About The Future of Technologies
- The 10 Most Exciting Technologies Shaping The Far Future Of Medicine!
- 10 Thoughts About The Future Of Medicine
- The Top Wearable Devices in Pregnancy!
- Top 10 Mistakes Made By Science Fiction Movies
- Top 10 Medical Games (Apps, Board and Video Games)