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Scripps Wireless Medicine Expert Featured in The Wall Street Journal

Dr. Eric Topol describes how mobile devices help improve patient care

Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD is featured in a Wall Street Journal article about the potential of wireless technology to transform health care delivery. The article describes Dr. Topol’s routine use of a portable ultrasound device called the Vscan, which for him has replaced the stethoscope.


In the article, Dr. Topol describes how smartphone apps, wireless sensors and other innovative tools may change the face of medicine.


The full article from Wall Street Journal is not available at this time.