Jim Hansen on the Future of the Doctor-Patient Relationship
Feb 02, 2012 | Matthew Turowski
Jim Hansen, vice president and executive director of Dossia Consortium, discusses his vision of how health 2.0 tools can enhance the doctor-patient relationship. He believes that communication technology can help doctors and patients get the most out of the limited time available during office visits and allow for improved monitoring of patient health between visits. This video was shot at the Health 2.0 Annual Fall Conference in San Francisco.
Making the transition from transfemoral to transradial access may provide longterm benefits for acute coronary syndrome patients, but changing years of training to the newer method also figures to be a longterm project for the cardiac community.
For patients with acute coronary syndrome there has been one longstanding treatment method which doctors have used for many years. In recent years interventional cardiologists have been looking at whether a fresh approach might be best for this patient group.