Nowadays, the interest in using social media for public health campaigns seems to be growing, however there is a
The traditional physician-patient interaction in the clinical setting is governed by a set of attributes, behaviour or communication skills called "bedside manners". Studies have shown that bedside manners ultimately affect delivery of care. The entry of information technology into actual patient-physician interaction clearly changes too the clinical setting. Perhaps this is an opportune moment for examining how effective a physician's manners are in the light of information technology or maybe, we need to expand our concept of manners.
With much gratitude, I accepted the invitation to host this Saturday’s #HealthXPh tweetchat. Our tweetchat this Saturday will be
It’s my turn to moderate the #HealthXPH tweet chat tonight. The topic I had in mind was telemedicine and
I just came from a month-long observership on HIV care in New York, USA. I shadowed doctors, nurses, nutritionists,
Most medical students start medical school armed with passion and idealism to become instruments of healing. This idealism can
As a dialysis patient, I feel so much better when during dialysis the dialysis nurse or physician asks me