Archive for March, 2011

Mobile PubMed

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) just launched a Beta version of PubMed Mobile WebApp. According to NLM, there has been a significant increase in mobile browsing for medical content and this is their newest smartphone enabled app. Features of the PubMed Mobile WebApp: * Basic searches * A simplified interface * Ability to view [...]

Physician-Patient Email

A study published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR) surveyed physicians use of email with patients over a two year period. In addition, researchers determined whether physicians have more readily embraced the best-practice guidelines for email communication with patients. Using two surveys comprised of 14,921 physicians in 2005 and 7003 different physicians in [...]