The Apple iPad truly has been a game changer in the world of patient education. Now, physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals have the ability to educate patients using multimedia at the bedside. Plus, the touch interaction enhances that educational experience and helps your patient remember what you're teaching him/her.
So, the next time you want to illustrate a back problem, stomach anatomy, or a vascular problem, consider using a modern piece of technology to illustrate your point as you're speaking. Any tablet will do.