To start with, iPhone is a line of internet as well as multimedia-enabled smartphones. They are mostly designed and marketed by the Apple Company. This device has proved to be versatile and ubiquitous tool and therefore it can be customized for any desired task. Additionally, iPhone has a very significant role to play in health care currently and in future. This stems from the fact that the contemporary world is changing tremendously and iPhone is not locally designed which gives it an added advantage as a global tool. (Grothaus et al, 2011)
How is iPhone changing health care?
Smartphone applications have an integral part to play in healthcare technology. This is because it can be used in many different ways to change the lifestyle of many people around the universe. This is happening in a rapid pace for it is enabling humanity to manage their healthcare. In addition, the health care providers and patients are using the iPhone and other medical applications to communicate. This enables the sharing of important pieces of information using the mobile technology. For instance, an appliance like the Medscape which is basic in the iPhone is well known for boasting many references. These references include, drug, disease clinical references, clinical image and procedural videos. IPhone also has an Epocrates applications feature which is used as a drug interaction tool checker and pill identifier used by the doctors to monitor their patients accurately. ...Show more