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Poor uptake by healthcare workers in mHealth pilot program | FierceHealthcare

A pilot study of an app for mobile healthcare workers in a rural South African multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment program has …

How Digital Health Is Reinventing The House Call

<b>The house call of yesterday</b><p>For many, the house call represents medicine at it’s best.<p>The comfort of your home combined with the personal attention of your doctor. There are a couple of key words here that really drive it point home–<i>home</i> and <i>your</i>. It’s your doctor providing care in your house. The …

The Latest Artificial Heart: Part Cow, Part Machine - MIT Technology Review

A new kind of artificial heart that combines synthetic and biological materials as well as sensors and software to detect a patient’s level of …

When Smartphones Are The Wrong Tool For The Wrong Job

Normally I am all for using smartphones to make you better at your job or businesses more efficient. But sometimes things just cross the line.<p>The Chicago <i>Sun-Times</i>, a newspaper with a long and rich history, just fired its entire staff of photo journalists. It their place? The <i>Sun-Times</i> is going to …

Blood glucose monitor data pushed to smart watch

[Don] uses a Continuous Glucose Monitor to stay on top of his diabetes. It means carrying around an expensive and fragile device which acts as the …

Why wearable tech needs fashion to survive and to thrive

In the future, our clothes will replace our devices. They will light up with social media alerts, producing holograms to read those updates wherever …

iPhone Placebo Effect app hopes to change patient behavior

Is the placebo effect real even without the deceptive element of making people believe they are receiving a pharmaceutical treatment? One …

Investors, pay attention to these three health trends

<i>This is a guest post by Jiff CEO Derek Newell</i><p>Digital health may be garnering all the glory for its promise to transform health care, but take a closer look and you’ll find a promising next wave of health care investments.<p>With a proliferation of mobile apps and data being generated at a dizzying …

5 Wearable Concepts Worth Taking a Chance On

Wearable gadgets are everywhere, and it's not just the big boys who are looking to get in on the action. A handful of smaller and, in some instances, …

Wearable Tech

Injectable Oxygen Keeps People Alive Without Breathing

PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer experience through talks and activations by pioneers at well known and new companies.<p>…

Mhealth study in Brazil shows tech can help the poor

Researchers have found that this technology can be very helpful to people living in the slums of Rio.<p>A study conducted in Rio de Janeiro has now …

Healthcare's Trillion-Dollar Disruption

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Infographic: The Impact of Quantified Self Tracking

<i>“Tracking Health Trackers” infographic created by Pathfinder Software highlights the impact of quantified self tracking.</i><p>70 percent of physicians …

Industry executives: In today's healthcare landscape, the patient comes first

AUSTIN, TX – It's a consumer's world, and we'd all just better get used to it.<p>That's especially true of the nation's doctors, who've been at the …

Mobile Health Around the Globe: Empowering Rural Health Workers with Mobile Video

State-of-the-art broadband services still don’t reach many parts of the African continent, especially rural villages. But one consumer technology is …

Medicine in Denial | THCB

<i>“Any system of care that depends on the personal knowledge and analytic capabilities of physicians cannot be trusted.”</i><p>Finally, I’ve come across a …

FDA Launches Online Patient Network Emphasizing Treatment and Clinical Trial Discovery

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration officially launched its online Patient Network last week. The website is designed to centralize the information …

Change is Good — Don’t Let Naysayers Tell You Otherwise

I’ve been watching with great interest over the past few weeks as the naysayers seem to have gone <i>crazy</i> overboard trying to bash Google Glass every …

Your Smartphone Just Diagnosed You with Postpartum Depression

Depending on your perspective, Twitter can either be a valuable source of breaking news, or a fire hose of miscellaneous, often dubious information. …

The Data Made Me Do It - MIT Technology Review

Would you trade your personal data for a peek into the future? Andreas Weigend did.<p>The former chief scientist of Amazon.com, now directing Stanford …

Rock Health Angels: Intro to Digital Health with Bob Kocher

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Mobile health sensor market to hit $5.6B by 2017

Last month Germany-based research firm Research2Guidance predicted that the overall, worldwide mobile health market would generate about $26 billion …

The Data Doc: Meet the MD who wants to bring custom healthcare to the masses

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Luis Louro<p>Here’s a phrase I’ve never heard during a doctor’s visit: “We need your data, girl!”<p>I was at …

Time Capsule: Every Time I Say It's About Patient Care, You Tell Me It's a Business: Healthcare IT Lessons Learned from "North Dallas Forty" | HIStalk

May 3, 2013 Time Capsule 1 Comment<p><i>I wrote weekly editorials for a boutique industry newsletter for several years, anxious for both audience and</i> …

What's e-health and what does it mean for you?

If you visit a doctor’s office or hospital and you usually see stacks of manila folders with labels on them and loads of paper inside. When a doctor …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

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