Robots, Tablets & Social Media: The Impact of Consumer Technology on Healthcare

Provided by IDG Connect

Category Telemedicine

Type White Paper

Length 10

Publish Date June 11 2013

Date posted June 11 2013


The rise of consumer technology has taken the healthcare industry by storm. The explosion of new apps, tablet adoption and social media use is changing the way we are communicating about our health. So how is this impacting the patient-doctor relationship? This research paper from IDG Connect examines how consumer technology is radically transforming healthcare. It looks at the numerous benefits and opportunities it offers, as well as the unease surrounding its place in healthcare.

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