The digital edge

How technology is transforming health care

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Amy Jin


Young scientist helps design software that measures a surgeon’s skill

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On the record

Meet a new member of the health care team: the electronic health record

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Computer memory

Capturing the brain’s learning and recall motor in silicon

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Driving us sane

In a literal test drive, I chatted with experimental robots that help manage stress — here’s how it went

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Surgeon, educator and inventor builds on collaborations to advance the science of touch

Letter from the dean

Planning a digital future with humanity

Embracing high-tech tools without diminishing the crucial need for the human touch


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Compatible with life?

Doctors and families grapple with what’s next when a severe genetic disorder is diagnosed during pregnancy

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Going strong

Genetic screening could provide an early chance to counter bone weakening

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Snake weather

Climate study shows uptick in bites after rainy seasons and drop following droughts


Upfront is a quick look at the latest developments from Stanford Medicine

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