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What is more important: The benefit of taking a cholesterol-lowering statin drug to protect against heart attacks and strokes, or the increased risk of developing diabetes that might accompany the medication in some patients?
- Monday, August 13th, 2012
In this Medscape Today News video, cardiologist and geneticist Eric Topol of Scripps Health shows off five cutting edge devices that are part of a healthcare technology revolution.
- Thursday, July 19th, 2012
Renowned physician-researcher told medical school graduates that they will witness a health-care world transformed by genetic sequencing, wireless biosensors, cloud computing and online social networks as their new careers unfold.
- Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012
A study conducted at Scripps Health has found that a novel new heart monitoring device helped emergency room patients avoid unnecessary follow-up care.
SAN DIEGO – Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D., has been named the most influential physician executive in health care by Modern Healthca…
- Saturday, April 21st, 2012
- Scripps Clinic
New findings from a landmark research study led by Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) – a collaborative program between Scripps Health and The Sc…
- Wednesday, March 21st, 2012
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
Dr. Eric Topol, Scripps Health’s chief academic officer, “is on a tear to transform health using the latest technology,” according to a newly published repor…
- Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
Cholesterol-lowering statins might be doing more harm than good in some patients, Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD cautioned in a March 4…
- Tuesday, March 6th, 2012
- Scripps Green Hospital
The convergence of wireless technology, DNA mapping, smart phones and online social networks are transforming medicine and empowering patients in ways that c…
- Wednesday, February 8th, 2012
“The Creative Destruction of Medicine,” the new book by Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, reveals “how medical innovation will coalesce t…
- Thursday, February 2nd, 2012