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Computer-Generated Doctor Explains Test Results

2017 13 May

Imagine if you were able to view a video in which your physician would explain your medical test results in layman terms and also use graphics to compare your test scores with ideal scores. Also imagine, if they could convey your risk of heart attack, stroke or other serious medical condition. Scientists at the University of Illinois' Beckman Institute... Read more

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Patients Prefer Portals for Test Results

2015 03 Nov

According to findings from a new study, patients prefer to receive the results of medical tests through password-protected patient portal websites. The survey is published in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine.The survey was conducted with 409 participants and tested the desirability of seven different methods of non-in-person communication... Read more