February 2020

Medicine Physician Practice

Managing Parents’ Reactions to Pediatric Encounters

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February 29, 2020
Reading Time: 3 minutes Insights from my experiences when dealing with the parents of pediatric patients. Intro Of the myriad of different challenges and new situations encountered by a third-year medical student, one of the most difficult for me so far has been seeing my first-time patients in physical or emotional pain. It is never easy to see another […]
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Physicians’ Perspective on Chatbots and Healthbots

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February 21, 2020
Reading Time: 7 minutes The positive and negative views that physicians have for chatbots in medicine. The development of chatbots is one of the most significant achievements of AI and machine learning. While several researchers have theorized the potential benefits of chatbots or healthbots, recent happenings in medical care show how they are making these theories a reality. Intro […]
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How Apple Inc. helps physicians monitor and treat patients

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February 14, 2020
Reading Time: 4 minutes Apple is getting more involved in healthcare. And they’re doing some pretty cool stuff for hospitals, doctors, and patients. Humans, from time immemorial, has always relied on tools for meeting his everyday needs. These tools serve essential purposes in assisting the human race with an extra push to make their world a better place. In […]
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The Fascinating Relationship That Kids Have With Pain

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February 7, 2020
Reading Time: 3 minutes My clinical experience and observations with pediatric pain and tolerance. If you’ve ever been around a child or an adolescent that is truly sick or in significant pain, you can attest to how difficult it is to handle.  As a medical student, I am not ashamed to say that I was not adequately prepared for […]
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AI and Pediatrics

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February 2, 2020
Reading Time: 4 minutes A quick evolution of AI in pediatrics with some of its current uses in pediatric medicine today. The incorporation of artificial intelligence into pediatric medicine has been primarily focused on brain mapping, developmental disorders, oncology, gene profiling, emergency care, and pattern recognition. These processes deal with a glut of data, the amount of which is expansive.  […]