TITLE

trendwatch

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Marketing Health Services;Spring2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section deals with the new trends in medical care in the U.S., as of March 2005. The article reports that kiosks may be the wave of the future in healthcare. The article reports that these kiosks can chart medical histories, assess healthcare risk, and order medications such as birth control. Doctors at the University of Louisville are utilizing a telemedicine service for rural and low income audiences. Patients with compromised immune systems are gaining an opportunity to meet with friends and visitors through computer and phone systems.
ACCESSION #
16301830

 

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