Eric Topol

Jan. 02, 2015

An App a Day Keeps the Doctor Away?

Dr. Eric Topol's book The Patient Will See You Now argues that technology will save patients time and money—and put healthcare back in their hands.

the patient will see you now, eric topol, medicine, medical apps

Sep. 06, 2013

This Doc's Prescription? Use This App, Twice Daily

Cardiologist Eric Topol says smartphone apps give him a better day-to-day view of patients' health.

The Creative Destruction of Medicine, Eric Topol, Scripps Translational Science Institute, smartphone, apps, medical apps, smartphone apps, health, smart phone

Aug. 17, 2012

Some Docs Doubt Blood Type, Heart Disease Link

A study links type O blood with a lower risk of heart disease--but not all docs agree.

blood types, bloodtype, heart disease, coronary, heart, blood pressure, medicine, health

Jun. 01, 2012

Can Technology Deliver Better Health Care?

Got high blood pressure? There's an app for that!

health care, medicine, doctors, hmos, insurance, digital medicine, personalized medicine

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