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Scripps Digital Medicine Expert Quoted in British Daily

Eric Topol, MD, comments on the increasing use of wireless health technology

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Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, was quoted in a recent article about the rise of mobile technology in health care published by the British newspaper The Times.

“Digital’s ability to change the way people view their own health is just getting started as we move well beyond fitness and activity tracking to medical apps,” said Dr. Topol, who is a Scripps Clinic cardiologist and director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute.

Read The Times article: Self-Service Health Care Now Possible With Mobile Technology

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