Summarizing the widely acknowledged benefits of smartphone clinical photography - it can help save time, money and lives. More specifically it:
See some of the use cases for specific examples.
Albeit that doesn't make it right, it does highlight the value of smartphone clinical photography in the modern clinical and surgical healthcare setting, and further places a genuine emphasis on getting it right by forming safe and secure practices.
We, therefore, take the view that it is now moot to ask: "Is it reasonable to use smartphones for clinical photography?" Instead, how can such technology be reasonably and safely employed to improve their patients' outcomes further?