March 31st, 2012
Christian Seebode

I pretty much agree with the general message behind this post http://journals.lww.com/academicmedicine/Fulltext/2012/04000/Commentary___Lost_in_Translation__How_Electronic.8.aspx especially i would subscribe EHRs and other forms of health information technology hold the promise of enabling users to provide more effective, more efficient, more coordinated, and safer care My concern however is another. Since Healthcare in general runs a bit behind in […]

August 16th, 2011
Christian Seebode

I would like to cite a post on http://e-patients.net which mentions the importance of patient communication in healthcare delivery which has been addressed in previous posts (Patients communicate , The economic value of Patient Centered IT, Online Communities vs. Treatments) on Patient Centered IT. Communication for patients is an essential and non-disputable act in healthcare […]

July 17th, 2010
Christian Seebode

This post with the story of Bill Claxton a patient suffering from a rare neuroendocrine cancer called carcinoid is amazing. It shows how a patient claims a patient centered approach and achieves to succeed. Success is owed to developing a surgical plan, and assembling a multidisciplinary medical team all done by himself. This is an […]

September 13th, 2009
Christian Seebode

So what about patients communicating? Patients communicate because they need to. Their primary source of building sustainable relationships is communication. The most important aspect of communication is that it happens and that it is diverse. There’s more than meets the eye to this dumb analysis. It’s not to be taken for granted that communication with […]