Transdermal Optical Imaging of Blood Pressure

November 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Selfie video measures blood pressure
In a study at the University of Toronto comparing blood pressure readings from an arm cuff [MORE]

Cheap, Simple Home Diagnostics

September 3, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silicon chips for iPhone diagnostics
Imagine this: a nanoscale, porous silicon chip that is coated with chemicals that can attract proteins [MORE]

Ultrasound Transducer Plugs into a Smart Phone

May 28, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Butterfly Ultrasound.
Most medical ultrasound machines cost between $20,000 and $75,000, though some go for well more than $100,000, not including [MORE]

Smartphone Stethoscope with AI Diagnostic

January 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Steth IO
Two weeks ago, MAIN carried a story about Eko’s smart stethoscope—smart because of artificial intelligence and machine learning—that the [MORE]

iPhone App Accurately Monitors Blood Pressure

November 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood pressure app
Electrical engineers at Michigan State University reported in Nature that they have developed a cuffless and calibration-free blood [MORE]

Medical Records on an iPhone

March 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

iPhone Medical Record App
Apple has released its iPhone app that allows patients to download their medical records, covering vital signs, [MORE]

Cochlear Implant + iPhone

June 9, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dr.Tjellström Testing Cochlear Baha Wireless Accessories
An Australian company, Cochlear Ltd. (Sydney) has introduced a tiny cochlear implant that can receive [MORE]

Cholesterol Check via iPhone

March 4, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hardly a day passes without news of another smartphone device, app, or cloud information integrator for health monitoring.  This piece [MORE]

Most Popular Healthcare App

October 15, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Figure 1 Medical Image App
Becker’s Hospital Review reports that the most downloaded health care app at present is [MORE]

How to Make iPhone Apps, a Video Course

May 14, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Free iPhone App Tutorial for Making Apps
This is an advertisement for an online video course about creating iPhone apps.  [MORE]

iDichotic Listening for Psychological Testing

April 2, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Psychological Testing via Smart Phone
In order to test patients for attention disorders and language processing skills, psychologists rely on [MORE]

Pulse Oximeter for iPhone

February 12, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

iPhone Oxygen Monitor
Masimo Corporation (Irvine, CA) makes the most widely used pulse oximeters in healthcare, and recently it introduced [MORE]

Microscope/Telescope for the iPhone

September 4, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

iPhone Microscopes/Telescopes
This piece shows 14 microscope and telescope devices for the iPhone 4, but doesn’t give more than a [MORE]

iPhone BP Monitor

June 12, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

BP Monitor iPhone App
In earlier issues, Tagline has had a piece or two about physicians prescribing a smart phone [MORE]