15 February, 2016

Who doctors ACTUALLY follow – The Reporters

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***UPDATE: This post has been updated to include a graphic showing the top 10 journalists followed by US doctors; it's below.*** Last Friday I introduced the updated version of our "Who [...]

12 February, 2016

Who doctors ACTUALLY follow – February 2016

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Readers of this blog are already familiar with my disdain for unscientifically generated "top 100" style lists (except when I'm on them, of course). So in the spring of 2014, [...]

1 December, 2015

The Evolution of ASH – Measuring the Strength of Online Networks

By |December 1st, 2015|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife|Tags: , , , |9 Comments

Over the last three years we at MDigitalLife have been evolving the way we analyze online conversations about health. Initially, our focus was primarily on topical analysis – and that’s [...]

5 November, 2014

Diabetes Awareness Efforts Affect Physician Conversation

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In case you didn’t know, November is American Diabetes Month®. So we at MDigitalLife thought it would only be fitting to dig into our plethora of data to see what [...]

27 October, 2014

Physicians Turn to Social Media to Calm Ebola Frenzy

By |October 27th, 2014|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

(Graph shows twitter mentions: "ebola" OR #ebola* OR #ebolaoutbreak) Ebola has gone from a relatively rare African disease to a worldwide health scare in a matter of months. [...]

15 October, 2014

How are Physicians using Social Media?

By |October 15th, 2014|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife, MissingTheForest|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

[Guest Post from Rob Silas, Group Director, Analytics at WCG] As physicians increase their use of social media, they use it in ways that benefit their patients as well as their [...]

12 May, 2014

The MDigitalLife Top 5: Who Doctors ACTUALLY follow – Healthcare People Edition

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This is the 4th of a 5-part series: Part 1, The MDigitalLife Top 5: Who Doctors ACTUALLY follow - Media Edition Part 2, The MDigitalLife Top 5: Who Doctors ACTUALLY follow - Reporters Edition Part 3, The [...]

12 May, 2014

The MDigitalLife Top 5: Who doctors ACTUALLY follow – the Reporters Edition

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This is the 2nd of a 5-part series; Part 1, The MDigitalLife Top 5: Who Doctors ACTUALLY follow – Media Edition, ran on May 1. What doctors do and say online has become [...]

12 May, 2014

The MDigitalLife Top 5: Who doctors ACTUALLY follow – Media Edition

By |May 12th, 2014|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife|Tags: , , |0 Comments

UPDATE: Post 2 in this series is also up: Who doctors ACTUALLY follow - Reporters Edition Lists have ruled the internet for years - there's no secret about that. In [...]