Social Media in Medical Research

Social media platforms have invaded every aspect of our life in the previous decade. Use of applications like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat is an essential part of daily routine for most of us. And medical research is ready to get involved.FacebookUsually, Facebook is used as a tool for analysis of health-related popular...

Internet of Things (IoT) in Biomedical Research

Internet of Things (IoT) is a relatively new technological concept that simply connects “Things” to the internet thus enabling better access and connectivity of electronic devices. This concept has unlimited applications both in biomedical research and clinical practice. The Medical Internet of Things (MIoT) has gained increasing ground in the past few years. Dramatic...

Google Trends in Medical Research

Google Trends is a Google search analysis service for different regions and languages. The service allows simultaneous comparison of up to 5 terms or topics. Results are sorted according to geographical areas over a time series. The “Trends” can be used to monitor and analyze people’s medical complaints, interests and awareness. If you doubt...