Latest Personal health record Stories

2012-07-10 15:33:57

Patients who use an interactive personal health record (IPHR) are almost twice as likely to be up to date with clinical preventive services as those who do not, according to a new study led by Alex Krist, M.D., M.P.H., research member of the Cancer Prevention and Control program at Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center. Published today in the journal Annals of Family Medicine, the randomized controlled trial involved eight primary care practices and 4,500 patients. The...

2012-06-21 23:02:17

Free mobile health care application provides easy and convenient health care search for London Olympic travelers. Denver, CO (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 While millions make travel preparations for London in late July, global health care technology company iTriage® today announced that it has optimized its mobile and Web platform for Olympic visitors. During the games, travelers will now have a quick way to locate emergency departments (known as accident and emergency departments or...

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