The Patient Will See You Now

The Patient Will See You Now Author: Eric Topol Synopsis This book is a futuristic vision of a ‘medicine turned upside down’, with patients playing the central role in their healthcare. This will overturn what the author sees as the deficient and paternalistic culture of medicine we have inherited from Hippocrates. This culture is characterised by a knowledge gap between physicians, who exert an authoritative… Read More The Patient Will See You Now

The Interesting Books Predicting the Destiny of Medicine

Medicine is at a crossroads, stuck at the intersection of forces tugging at its very heart. On the one hand, healthcare is faced with an ageing population and rising healthcare costs. On the other, it is struggling to come to grips with rapidly evolving technology and very enlightened patients. Many books have looked at Medicine’s crystal ball and the signs pointing… Read More The Interesting Books Predicting the Destiny of Medicine