POSTS TAGGED AS distance monitoring

Implantable Cardiac Monitor Connects to Smartphones

January 16, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Confirm-Rx Cardiac Monitor
“Abbott received FDA clearance for the Confirm Rx implantable cardiac monitoring device that wirelessly connects to the patient’s [MORE]

Temperature Reading Smartphone Monitors Diabetic Foot Ulcers

August 29, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diabetic foot ulcers are implicated in some 100,000 amputations each year. In most instances, the problem does present until the [MORE]

Cough into Your Smartphone

June 27, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

An Australian startup named “ResApp” has used learning algorithms to distinguish the sounds of several kinds of respiratory illnesses—pneumonia, asthma, [MORE]

Home Vital Signs Monitoring Device

January 24, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

OslerMD Vital Signs
OslerMD (San Diego, CA) is moving toward commercial release of its Rapid Vital Sign Measuring Device, which uses [MORE]

HIV Testing on a Thumb Drive

January 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

USB Stick for HIV Testing
HIV testing today can be as complicated as blood glucose monitoring was in the days before [MORE]

Electronic Tattoos; Amazing

April 12, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

I’ll leave it to the scientists and engineers among our readers to figure out a medical application for electronic ink; [MORE]

Highly Secure Active RFID Tags

March 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hospitals are major consumers of RFID tags for supply chain management, but these electronic tags also serve as real [MORE]

The World of Wearables

June 30, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

This infographic piece doesn’t show the wearable world map in great detail, but it has all the continents of the [MORE]

Remote Control of Clinical Labs

June 30, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Optima XPN Centrifuge
Distance monitoring through a communications app and remote controls may ultimately become a highly useful automation tool for [MORE]

Perspective on Telemedicine

June 23, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

It may be that the Affordable Care Act has now pushed telemedicine to its “tipping point.” By promoting alternative payment [MORE]

A Wearable Noninvasive Blood Monitor

June 2, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

EchoLabs Future Technology Watch Monitor
EchoLabs, a startup in Palo Alto, CA, has a wrist watch monitor which it claims can [MORE]

Pulse-Ox by Audio Waveform to a Smartphone

April 28, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Audio Waveform Pulse Oximetry
LionsGate Technologies, Inc. (Vancouver, BC) has received a US patent on its fingertip pulse oximeter that sends [MORE]

EPIC Welcomes App Developers

April 21, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Epic Systems EHR
Sometime this year, the US Defense Department will choose a provider for military’s electronic health record—a contract worth [MORE]

Smartphone Otoscope

March 31, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cellscope Home Otoscope
For some time now, it looked like medical kiosks with their digital instruments for examining patient’s ears, nose [MORE]