Tag: iPhone 4 medical

iPhone 4 FaceTime video conferencing feature can help your doctor

The highlight of the recent Steve Jobs keynote where he unveiled iPhone 4 was the video telephony feature that Apple named FaceTime. This is classic Apple, taking an existing technology – video chat, think Skype – and recasting it as a brand new invention. Predictably, many commentators scoffed that FaceTime is nothing more than marketing […]

Gyromaniac app for iPhone could help gastroenterologists when learning how to perform a colonoscopy

Gastroenterologists have some of the coolest technologies in medicine, a requirement when performing extremely delicate procedures, such as an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). These types of procedures require a high level of spatial orientation – something honed over countless hours of practice. Even colonoscopies require a great level of spatial orientation when trying to navigate […]