The creative destruction of medicine : how the digital revolution will create better health care
By: Topol, Eric.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Basic Books, © 2013Edition: 1st pbk. ed.Description: xi, 319 p. ; ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780465061839 .Subject(s): Medical informatics | Information resources management | Medical Informatics Applications | Biomedical Technology | Delivery of Health Care -- trends | Health Communication | Diffusion of Innovation | Internet
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-301) and index.
The digital landscape -- The orientation of medicine today -- To what extent are consumers empowered? -- Physiology : wireless sensors -- Biology : sequencing the genome -- Anatomy : from imaging to printing organs -- Electronic health records and health information technology -- The convergence of human data capture -- Doctors with plasticity? -- Rebooting the life science industry -- Homo Digitus and the individual.
A professor of medicine reveals how technology like wireless internet, individual data, and personal genomics can be used to save lives.