Medical Communication: Modern tool to translate knowledge into practice

Clinical research generates huge amount of knowledge which is supposed to guide clinical judgement and decision making when implemented wisely. Studies show that a huge gap exists between the knowledge generation and its use in clinical practice. Therefore, in order totranslate knowledge into practice, knowledge generators must ensure that an uninterrupted access of end users to this knowledge. This could be achieved by an efficient channel of communication. Medical communication involves disseminating the medical knowledge mainly among the healthcare professionals and the public but largely among all the stakeholders including policy makers and managers. Transfer or sharing of the medical knowledge among doctors and patients is thus an important step to improve the current status of medical awareness  in any geographical area.
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