65% of doctors have used text messages to communicate with colleagues about a patient, and 46% have used picture messaging on their smartphone to send a photograph of a wound or an x-ray.

A new survey conducted by the British Medical Journey based on more than 2,000 doctors and 4,000 nurses at five hospital sites, has produced some eye-opening results on the possession and use of smartphones within hospitals: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/10/08/smartphones_patient_data/