Mobile-izing healthcare: Wireless technologies will continue to revolutionize the industry

Topol, Eric
July 2011
Modern Healthcare;7/25/2011 Anniversary Issue, p52
Trade Publication
The article discusses how wireless technologies will continue to revolutionize the healthcare industry in the U.S. in 2011. It says that the opportunities for wireless medicine to revolutionize healthcare are extraordinary. The author adds that pocket digital imaging through miniature high-resolution ultrasound devices can be used to scan the abdomen or heart fast during an emergency room assessment. The historical background of the use of wireless devices in the health arena is also discussed.


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