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Why physicians reject health tech

Why physicians reject health tech

Summary: "Medicine has been one of the slowest industries to adopt technology. For the last decade, physicians across the United States and in all specialties and settings have been bombarded with...

¿Cómo será el hospital del futuro?

¿Cómo será el hospital del futuro?

Summary: "La pregunta de cómo será el hospital del futuro es una constante entre los profesionales sanitarios. “Se hablaba hace cincuenta años, hace diez y se habla ahora. Y esta pregunta se plantea...

HOW WEARABLES CAN FIGHT ADDICTIONS

HOW WEARABLES CAN FIGHT ADDICTIONS

Summary: "IoT wearables are capable not only of constantly monitoring the wearers’ habits but also of triggering actions automatically if needed, making smart wearables our latest weapons in the...

THE BEST THING TO DO IN VR IS WORK OUT

THE BEST THING TO DO IN VR IS WORK OUT

Summary: "In the pandemic we’ve had to shift our lives to be socially distant — we work remotely, we shop online, and we workout at home. Last year, I signed up for a virtual reality workout app...

Myths and Realities of AI-Healthcare

Myths and Realities of AI-Healthcare

Summary: "AI has had a transformative effect on many industries, the healthcare industry included. In this insightful piece, Kerrie Holley, SVP and Technology Fellow at Optum, and Dr. Siupo Becker,...

Digital Health Trends of the Future

Digital Health Trends of the Future

Summary: "If there is one thing that we learned throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that we are a digital society.  When in-person interactions ceased, we moved to online as our only hope of...

Smart hospitals: Built to heal

Smart hospitals: Built to heal

Summary: "Did you know that nurses spend an average of 72 minutes per shift searching for equipment? In an eight-hour shift, that's more than 10 percent of their time. In addition, the average...

How Many Steps Are in a Mile

How Many Steps Are in a Mile

Summary: "Step counts can be a serious preoccupation for most people who pay attention to their fitness tracker or smart phone. After all, an entire industry of gadgets sprung up around the guidance...

Top 15 Health Tech Startups To Watch

Top 15 Health Tech Startups To Watch

Summary: "Using biometric data, mobile apps, and wearables, these 15 health tech startups are bringing innovation to the health care industry by promoting healthier lives for patients." Article...

Reading Minds With Ultrasound

Reading Minds With Ultrasound

Summary: "Focused ultrasound allowed researchers to record and monitor brain activity in a non-invasive way. The technology allowed the researchers to predict movement." Article written by CalTech...

Corify

Corify

"CORIFY Care SL (Corify) is a medical start-up focused on cardiac arrhythmias. We are developing a novel technology to improve the treatment of atrial fibrillation, which affects more than 30M...

Así es el paciente digital

Así es el paciente digital

Summary: "El paciente está cogiendo mucho peso en el proceso de elección de los productos farmacéuticos, bien porque se co-responsabiliza cada vez más de la gestión de su enfermedad y su...

How Do Patients View Virtual Care?

How Do Patients View Virtual Care?

Summary: "Research identifies increased acceptance, but also ways to improve virtual care to better meet patients’ needs." "The digital transformation sweeping through healthcare has had a profound...

8. 1 boom thing: Virtual care

8. 1 boom thing: Virtual care

Summary: "Telemedicine finally met its moment over the past year, and it’s one of the few parts of pandemic life that anyone wants to keep." Article written by Sam Baker 27|02|2021...

A WEARABLE SENSOR FOR TRACKING STRESS

A WEARABLE SENSOR FOR TRACKING STRESS

Summary: "While Nanolab is focusing on the use of their sensor in a healthcare setting, their partnership with Xsensio could allow the device to be developed into a consumer product, such as a smart...

Advanced Medical Imaging

Advanced Medical Imaging

Summary: "What is the state of medical imaging today? Conventional CT, X-Ray and MRI technologies have been successfully used by medical professionals. Although effective, these types of medical...

AI revolution in medicine

AI revolution in medicine

Summary: "It may lift personalized treatment, fill gaps in access to care, cut red tape but risks abound" "Third in a series that taps the expertise of the Harvard community to examine the promise...

La salud digital y los determinantes de salud

La salud digital y los determinantes de salud

Summary: "Una interesante gráfica de la empresa de comunicación en salud Goinovo -elaborada con una metodología basada en fuentes rigurosas-, nos muestra como un 89 % de los determinantes de la...

Can Technology Help Us Eat Better?

Can Technology Help Us Eat Better?

Summary: "A new crop of digital health companies is using blood glucose monitors to transform the way we eat." "A new crop of digital health companies is offering consumers an unusual way to...

Digital Health Hubs

Digital Health Hubs

Summary: "Cooperation is the key to success. Whether you want to keep up with market trends, establish new business partnerships, or pitch your ideas and solutions, joining one of the industry...

AI in Healthcare: Predictive Medicine

AI in Healthcare: Predictive Medicine

Summary: "However trained we are in a concrete task, human beings make mistakes that machines would never allow. In addition, our senses have a limit, which prevents us from reaching where the...

CAPTUREing Whole-Body 3D movements

CAPTUREing Whole-Body 3D movements

Summary: "In a paper published December 18 in Neuron researchers from Harvard University describe a newly developed behavioral monitoring system, CAPTURE (continuous appendicular and postural...