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Digital Medicine: The ePatient File

Digital Medicine: The ePatient File

Mobile health book: The electronic patient file is considered to be the heart of the digitization of the German health care system and should be in place in 2021

Protect against occupational disability

Protect against occupational disability

In this case, employees must make private provision. But there are a few things to consider when taking out appropriate insurance

Gender medicine: different and the same at the same time

Gender medicine: different and the same at the same time

Our gender has an impact on symptoms and the success of therapy. Gender medicine wants to use knowledge about these differences

Health in a united Germany

Health in a united Germany

How well are we taken care of 30 years after the fall of the Wall: One people, one state, one healthcare system? So has medical care in the new

Poison, alcohol, drugs? The search for clues in the laboratory

Poison, alcohol, drugs? The search for clues in the laboratory

In forensic toxicology, pharmacists search for foreign substances - and thus help to solve crimes

Accompany friends after losing a job

Accompany friends after losing a job

Anyone who has lost their job or has been looking for a job for a long time needs support.Four things that we in such a situation for our girlfriends

Friendships in the digital age

Friendships in the digital age

Well connected, but still lonely? Maintaining close relationships actually seems to be easier these days through social media. How yourself

Counterfeit protection: each pack is unique

Counterfeit protection: each pack is unique

SecurPharm: In the future, prescription drugs must be provided with an individual identifier and tamper-evident protection. Packs

Digital medicine: apps on prescription

Digital medicine: apps on prescription

In the future, the doctor can prescribe medical applications for cell phones or PCs at the expense of statutory health insurance

Digital medicine: video consultation hours

Digital medicine: video consultation hours

Visiting the doctor via computer: video consultation hours can save you having to go to the practice. What use are they, where do they reach their limits, who bears the costs

Change doctor: is it that easy?

Change doctor: is it that easy?

What you should consider when changing your family doctor, referring a specialist and obtaining a second opinion

OP? The right to a second opinion

OP? The right to a second opinion

A new law encourages patients to get the opinion of another doctor before surgery. This should avoid unnecessary operations

Gender medicine: women are sick differently

Gender medicine: women are sick differently

Symptoms, risk factors, drug tolerance: In many areas of medicine there is a big difference between men and women. That has

Medical malpractice: what to do?

Medical malpractice: what to do?

If it can be proven that something went wrong with the supply, you can claim compensation. How to get free help

Assess medical news correctly

Assess medical news correctly

Right or wrong? Myths or Facts? There are many falsehoods circulating on the subject of medicine. And it is not uncommon for our media consumption to cause the wrong one

Why positive studies outweigh

Why positive studies outweigh

Embellished testimonials: If researchers and companies ignore unfavorable data, it harms the patient. You will then receive therapies that

What good is commercial genetic testing?

What good is commercial genetic testing?

More and more people are using commercial analysis to uncover the secrets of their genetic makeup. They do not learn anything medically relevant

House call: when the doctor will come

House call: when the doctor will come

Many people drag themselves to the consultation hour when they are sick. Because visits from the doctor are becoming increasingly rare

Demigod in white? A clinician tells us

Demigod in white? A clinician tells us

Dr. Mechthild Haake has been working as a trainee internist in the emergency room for a year. Here she tells what this has to do with traffic light colors - and

Aging Research: Fit Forever?

Aging Research: Fit Forever?

Art Nouveau for everyone: For decades, scientists have been looking for ways in which people age more slowly and live healthily longer - and they are coming