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Wireless Health Article by Voice of America Quotes Scripps Expert

Eric Topol, MD, says medical apps could be useful in developing countries


An article by Voice of America about the fast spread of health and medical apps quotes Eric Topol, MD, who heads the Scripps Translational Science Institute and serves as Scripps Health’s chief academic officer.

Dr. Topol noted that the technology is giving people in poorer, remote areas of the world access to some of the same medical services available in more urban and developed locations.

Read the Voice of America article: Beware the Mixed Blessings of Mobile Health, Medical Apps

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