As part of our ongoing coverage, this week we focus on a bunch of cloud and big data stories that, while not strictly healthcare-related, cover topics that virtually all health IT professionals will need to explore and implement.
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The NFL is looking at the question of not only how to treat serious injuries,but also how to manage and track their long-term effects on players.
One of the more interesting trends is the use of smartphones to stay healthy. We have two stories this week on the mobile smartphone health movement, plus health IT news the world over.
If scientists are able to come up with strategies for keeping the astronauts healthy, those same strategies may be applicable to us back on earth.
This week, we kick off our inaugural edition of ZDNet Health IT Roundup, a summary of all the health news covered by ZDNet's worldwide team of reporters and analysts. There's some fascinating reads inside, so click on in.
For both seasoned health practitioners and newbies born with smartphones in their hands, the challenge is to still provide a sense of humanity while augmenting productivity with electronics.
It's one of the most unreal things you're ever going to see, outside of a horror movie, and yet, it's surprisingly not gross.
Tuesday's federal report addresses the strong need for safety in health IT without irresponsibly discouraging progress.
A robotic nurse/teddy-bear called the Riba II can transfer patients from a bed to a wheelchair and back.
My goal for this blog is to explore the ways health is evolving in our 21st century world, along with the confluence of technology, health informatics, geeky gadgets, social media, the Internet, the availability of incredible amounts of information, the changing landscape of health care policy, and amazing advances in science.