Audio Report

Online Patient Communities Empowering Patients, Transforming Care

Dave deBronkart, a patient engagement advocate, Sherry Franklin, a pediatric endocrinologist, Danny Sands, a primary care doctor and professor, and Eric Topol, a cardiologist and director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, spoke with iHealthBeat about how online patient communities are redefining the doctor-patient relationship and could ultimately transform care delivery.