来源:英语点津 2019-03-12


Digital technologies are the new medicine, as doctors and physicians turn to health apps and services to improve health outcomes.


With over 13,000 health apps in the Apple app store, its not a case now of finding an app, but finding the BEST one, andgiven that this is a health issueone that is accurate and safe.


So in 2013, expect consumers to turn to the medical profession and medical institutions to certify and curate these products, with doctors also 'prescribing' them, much as they prescribe medicines, as part of a course of treatment. And for health providers, these digitalmedicinespromise to reduce costs by making consumers more aware of their health, improve compliance, and allow remote monitoring that can pick up warning signals earlier.