Tag Archives: releases

A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »

Bluetooth-Powered Smart Electronic Pill Releases Drugs on Demand

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Researchers at MIT, Draper, an engineering firm, and Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital have developed an electronic wireless device that can stay inside the gut for long periods of time while releasing drugs into the body and measuring various parameters. The device has Bluetooth connectivity built in, and it can share its… Read More »

Microsoft releases FHIR Server for Azure to empower developers

A Microsoft open source project—based on HL7’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard—is looking to empower developers to exchange and manage clinical health data in the cloud. Microsoft Healthcare’s FHIR Server for Azure, an open source project on GitHub, provides support infrastructure for “immediate provisioning in the cloud including mapping to Azure Active Directory as well… Read More »