According to an article in the Sydney Morning Herald, over 3 million doctors around the world have downloaded an App that will effectively replace their stethoscope. The stethoscope is an icon that has long been associated with doctors. This development proves that Apple has again provided a way to challenge the status quo and offer new ways of doing things we often take for granted. There are over 6,000 applications related to Health in the Apps Store.
- iStethoscope iPhone app used in hospitals (newslite.tv)
- Three Million Doctors Download iPhone Stethoscope App (cultofmac.com)
- Targeting Doctors with the iStethoscope (marketingvox.com)