Sohail Merchant

Medicine Physician

Menacing New COVID-19 Variant May Reduce Pfizer Vaccine Efficacy

February 24, 2021
Reading Time: 3 minutes South African COVID-19 Variant Elicits Weakened Response From Pfizer Vaccine How COVID-19 Variants Come About Since viral particles frequently mutate, treating viral infections like COVID-19 is no simple task. Mutations can produce new variants that are more dangerous and, sometimes, can even render existing vaccines useless. Viral mutations arise from random copying errors that alter […]
Artificial Intelligence Emerging Technology Medicine

Smart Home Technology Could Revolutionize Healthcare Delivery

February 13, 2021
Reading Time: 5 minutes Do Smart Homes Mean Better Health for the Elderly and Disabled, our Most Vulnerable Populations? Home Care: A Complicated Challenge Caring for the elderly and individuals with disabilities is one of the most nuanced aspects of family medicine. Thus, it is no surprise that caregivers who attend to these two groups can be more at […]
Artificial Intelligence Emerging Technology Practice

See How Healthcare Cryptocurrencies Are Transforming Healthcare Management

January 29, 2021
Reading Time: 6 minutes Cryptocurrencies in Healthcare: Are Healthcare Coins the Future? Introduction What if you could get paid just to engage in healthy activities? Yes, you read that right. Imagine a platform that reward you with healthcare cryptocurrencies to exercise, attend gym sessions, to share your medical data with researchers, or to take total control of your health records. […]
Artificial Intelligence Emerging Technology Medicine

Twenty Years of Telesurgery; Improving Healthcare Delivery to Underserved Locations

January 23, 2021
Reading Time: 5 minutes The Past, Present, and Future of an Incredible Technology Introduction  “Telesurgery is an emerging surgical system that utilizes wireless networking and robotic technology to connect surgeons and patients who are distantly located from one another.”  Raison et al. (2015) It has been twenty years since the first successful telesurgery was conducted in New York, and […]
Artificial Intelligence Emerging Technology

Remarkable Discovery: Combining AI and BlockChain Can Improve Healthcare

January 11, 2021
Reading Time: 5 minutes AI and Blockchain – Working Together To Improve Healthcare Introduction With the incredible innovations already achieved via AI-based techniques like machine learning, computer vision, and more, it is astounding to realize that the world has yet to witness the peak of the impact that AI activities will have in healthcare.   The present solutions face […]

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