POSTS TAGGED AS medication adherence

The Space called “Digital Therapeutics”

February 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Corrie Health App
This piece defined “digital therapeutics” this way: “Today’s modern mobile health devices feature software applications (apps) designed to [MORE]

New Design for Extended Release Pills

January 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Drug-Delivery Capsule
Most extended release drugs have polymer coatings that dissolve slower in the low pH of the stomach and [MORE]

An App for Post-Transplant Monitoring

October 25, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Patient Therapy App
“My Therapy App” is a smartphone program for medication adherence from a German company, Smartpatient gmbh (Munich). [MORE]

“Pillo,” the Drug Dispensing Robot Who Recognizes You

August 23, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pillo Robot
This may be the first “male” personal robot. “Pillo” (from Pillo, Inc., New York, NY) uses facial and voice [MORE]

Diagnostic Pills and Medication Hybrids

July 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Proteus Sensor Enabled Pills
Diagnostic pills—some containing cameras, others with sensors—could serve many needs in healthcare, perhaps none more so than [MORE]

Pharmacy Automation at Home

April 8, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Philips' Home Medication Dispensing System
This commercial piece announces Royal Philips’ automated, compact drug dispensers with a dedicated web-based IT connection [MORE]

Nurse Telepractitioners Filling Shortage in Primary Care

December 24, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

One implication of the Affordable Care Act is that health maintenance will have greater emphasis as it’s thought that [MORE]

Telemonitoring Drug Trials

March 5, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

The US FDA has approved the first telemonitoring protocol for a clinical trial involving a hypertensive drug for 180 [MORE]

Pharma’s Medical Apps for Patients and Labs

November 27, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Go Meals App
Companion diagnostics have been a big thing in the pharmaceutical field for several years, but now it [MORE]

Ingestible Pill Reminder

October 23, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Edible Sensor
This story has been reported widely in the news, but here is how it works: “Once the ingestible [MORE]

National Health Strategy: an App and a Pill

April 24, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

In the British Museum’s Wellcome Gallery, two long stretches of fabric, each with 14,000 drugs sewn into tiny pouches, [MORE]

“Edible” Microchips for Distance Monitoring

March 6, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Pill Monitor
It is unclear whether Proteus Biomedical’s (Redwood City, CA) “Helius smart pill” has gone on sale in [MORE]

“Magic Mirror” Smart Device Video

November 1, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Combine facial recognition with object recognition, apply “personalized” information and something akin to Groupon, and you have a “Magic [MORE]

“Pain Contracts”

May 10, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Myra Christopher
Top tier pain medications, like Vicodin and Percocet, can be dangerous drugs.  They are opioids, and with over [MORE]