‘Fit-for-purpose?’ – challenges and opportunities for applications of blockchain technology in the future of healthcare

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‘Fit-for-purpose?’ – challenges and opportunities for applications of blockchain technology in the future of healthcare
Blockchain is a shared distributed digital ledger technology that can better facilitate data management, provenance and security, and has the potential to transform healthcare. Importantly, blockchain represen…
Authors: Tim K. Mackey, Tsung-Ting Kuo, Basker Gummadi, Kevin A. Clauson, George Church, Dennis Grishin, Kamal Obbad, Robert Barkovich and Maria Palombini
Citation: BMC Medicine 2019 17:68
Published on: 27 March 2019