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Virtual Dissection Table: Dissection by Taps and Glides of Fingers

Norbert von der Groeben ( http://med.stanford.edu/ism/2011/may/dissection-0509.html) Remember your Anatomy dissection hall, the karma-bhoomi (action-arena) for every medical student in the first year of medical education.…

Healthcare IT: Is it helping us?

Yeah it is helping us, that’s what most of the doctors perceive as per a recent survey conducted by Accenture across eight countries with a sample size of 3700 doctors. The sample included baskets having 500 doctors per country …

US Doctors running small practices going broke??

An article about US Doctors running small practices going broke. http://money.cnn.com/2012/01/ 05/smallbusiness/doctors_ broke/ I was of the view that small practices are amongst most profitable small businesses inspite of pa…

Microsoft Kinect: A Revolutionary Technology searching for a niche in healthcare

Remember “ Superhuman Samurai ”, a 1994 TV series?? Sam Collins who's the leader of a rock band becomes a victim of a sudden energy surge and becomes a character in one of his (self- programmed) game named "Servo&quo…

Public Private Partnerships in Healthcare : A Win-Win Strategy for all Stakeholders

For developing countries, PPPs can be utilized as a strategic tool to  strengthen healthcare delivery system  and accelerate achievement of healthcare development  goals. Though some critics consider PPP as another catalyst in in…