Some post-surgical patients can benefit from virtual appointments with a smartphone. Michigan Medicine is using the technology for this population.
Some taxis in the northern part of the country will soon have new passengers: pathology samples en route to labs for testing.
A new clinical trial is testing a catheter-based approach to treating mitral valve regurgitation, providing a faster procedure with a shorter recovery time.
Biomedical engineering is bringing gas chromatography technology bedside, potentially making detection of certain conditions dramatically easier.
Whether children are streaming videos, playing games or interacting with apps, habit-forming design plays a role. But its effect is largely unknown.
Breast cancer patients who used an interactive website were more informed about options and felt better prepared to make a treatment choice.