Healthcare and Health-Information Technology
While still controversial, two programs are gaining widespread use by clinicians for aiding in diagnosis. They are:
Robotic ‘Doctors’ and Surgeries
Healthcare technology now includes the use of robots for exams,
consultations and surgeries.
http://www.intouchhealth.com/GMA.htm - Good Morning
America interview with Robotic ‘Doctor’
Patient Education: How to Find Reliable Information on the Web
Medical Library Assn.
www.mlanet.org – Click ‘For Health Consumers’ for a variety of info
www.medlineplus.gov – Info available in multiple languages. A great
site for a variety of info
A Web Resource for Updating Friends and Family on a Loved Ones Condition
To set up
a free, personalized website that can keep friends and family updated