[LINK] iPhone app may replace stethoscope!

Kim Holburn kim.holburn at gmail.com
Thu Sep 2 12:16:09 EST 2010


On 2010/Sep/02, at 11:44 AM, Steven Clark wrote:

>  On 1/09/2010 2:04 PM, Marghanita da Cruz wrote:
>> ....In fact, in the future, it could be possible for people
>> to conduct their own ultrasounds or monitor blood pressure
>> through smartphones, say the experts.
>> http://www.siliconindia.com/shownews/iPhone_app_may_replace_stethoscope-nid-71171.htm
>
> Q: will they also be provided with the experience and expertise to
> understand - and respond to - what their clever little device is
> telling/showing them?

It's a phone.  The doctor on the other end could provide that.  Or the  
doctor using it.

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