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Crowdsourcing Diagnosis for Patients With Undiagnosed Illnesses: An Evaluation of CrowdMed

Crowdsourcing Diagnosis for Patients With Undiagnosed Illnesses: An Evaluation of CrowdMed http://www.jmir.org/2016/1/e12/   Ashley N.D Meyer1,2, PhD ; Christopher A Longhurst3, MD, MS ; Hardeep Singh1,2, MD, MPH  1Houston Veterans Affairs Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety, Health Services Research and Development, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, United States 2Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, United States 3Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States Corresponding Author: … Continue reading

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Smartphone apps in epilepsy care

Application of mobile phones in epilepsy care Lakshmi Narasimhan Ranganathan, Somasundaram Aadhimoolam Chinnadurai, Balasubramanian Samivel, Bhanu Kesavamurthy, Man Mohan Mehndiratta Abstract Objectives To evaluate the applications of mobile phones in the day to day care of epileptic patients as a diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic tool. Methods Detailed search of various mobile applications in the field of epileptology was made in MEDLINE, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, EMBASE, CINAHL, LILACS and corresponding developer websites of mobile applications were also looked into regarding their technical specifications … Continue reading

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Researchers are trying to determine whether monitoring mood encourages people to seek out psychiatric care.

Mood Mate: Great Mental Health App, Could We Get One Like It Stateside? | HealthWorks Collective.  

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Outcomes from a US military neurology and traumatic brain injury telemedicine program

Articles Outcomes from a US military neurology and traumatic brain injury telemedicine program Ilana R. Yurkiewicz, BS, Charles M. Lappan, MPA, MBA, Edward T. Neely, MD, Roger R. Hesselbrock, MD, Philip D. Girard, MS, Aimee L. Alphonso, BS and Jack W. Tsao, MD, DPhil + Author Affiliations From the Harvard Medical School (I.R.Y.), Boston, MA; Office of the Surgeon General Teleconsultation Programs Project Manager (C.M.L.), Telehealth, Southern Regional Medical Command, Ft. Sam Houston, TX; Department of Neurology (E.T.N., A.L.A.), Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, … Continue reading

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