A recent study by Ray and colleagues investigated whether the integration of mobile devices into medical rounds decreased the time to verification of medication orders versus traditional use of stationary computer terminals.
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This video will show you how to set up a new iPad for use in a clinical setting from the point when you first turn it on after taking it out of the box
Recently, physicians at the University of Chicago published a research letter in the Archives of Internal Medicine detailing their experience with the routine use of iPads by internal medicine residents during their regular duties. What they documented was that use of the mobile device was objectively associated with faster order entry after patient admission and the subjective assessment that it saves up to one hour per day for each resident.
Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, has announced that over 80 percent of hospitals in the US are now testing or piloting iPad