Author | Sean Johnson


Facebook Launches Suicide Prevention Initiative

December 13, 2011

The social networking behemoth today announced the launch of a program initiative that aims to instantly aid users who are expressing suicidal thoughts.

mHealth Applications: The Process behind the Process

December 05, 2011

When you think mHealth, you might immediately think of health care applications on your iPhone or an EMR on your tablet. But the process that led to that app to making it to your mobile device is a long and tedious one.

SMS Interventions Improve Medication Adherence in AIDS Patients

December 05, 2011

In the afternoon session "mHealth at the Point of Care" at the mHealth Summit in National Harbor, MD, Bella Hwang spoke about an SMS program in Kenya that not only helped improve medication in AIDS patients, but also promised to do so in a highly economical way.

ACR 2011: Dealing with Loss of Data in Clinical Trials

November 08, 2011

There is a lot of work involved in producing a successful clinical trial. Even the planning stage alone can take a significant amount of time. But when data is incomplete-especially in longitudinal clinical trials-it can be a real struggle for organizers.