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VisualDx Developer Addresses Racial Bias in Medical Field

screen_shot_2020_07_23_at_3.57.41_pm.pngROCHESTER, NY (WHEC) July 20, 2020 – VisualDx is a medical technology company that produces a digital diagnostic tool for doctors, nurses, and physicians assistants to help them identify and diagnose medical conditions virtually.

Other tech communications companies like Zoom and Telehealth have seen massive growth since the start of the pandemic. VisualDx has seen growth as well, specifically growth in interest in their comprehensive image library. The digital library includes images of all skin colors, tones, and types for diagnostic purposes.

Dr. Art Papier is the developer of VisualDx, and he told News10NBC that the Black Lives Matter movement has brought the issue of bias in medicine to the forefront of conversations in the medical field. His mission at VisualDx is to educate clinicians about identifying conditions across all skin types. 

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About VisualDx

VisualDx is an award-winning diagnostic clinical decision support system that has become the standard electronic resource at more than half of U.S. medical schools and more than 1,500 hospitals and institutions nationwide.  VisualDx combines clinical search with the world's best medical image library, plus medical knowledge from experts to help with diagnosis, treatment, self-education, and patient communication. Expanding to provide diagnostic decision support across General Medicine, the new VisualDx brings increased speed and accuracy to the art of diagnosis. Learn more at www.visualdx.com.

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