Doctors not sharing their iPads

Doctors like using iPads when interacting with patients, but only for their own benefit in looking up information and not for sharing with patients, it seems.

When senior doctors at a Sydney teaching hospital were given iPads to use on ward rounds, they found them useful for accessing test results and medication charts — but wouldn't give the patients a look-in.

Despite being given the iPads to enable them to more easily share clinical information with patients, the 10