Author Archive | Vaibhav Aggarwal

Phillips: Foray into Medically Certified Wearable Technology

“Unlike other wearable solutions recently introduced to the market, this prototype collects more than just wellness data from otherwise healthy people. We are demonstrating the power of harnessing both clinical and personal health information to better manage chronic disease patients across the health continuum, from healthy living, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, recovery and home care,” said Jeroen […]

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Apple’s HealthKit: Predictably Pushing The Envelope For Fitness and Health Data

What remains to be seen is how well this application interacts with electronic health records and present actionable data to health care professionals in a way that is efficient, does not promote legal risk, is secure, compliant with HIPAA, doesn’t illicit more false positives and increase systemic risk Apple, today, announced a slew of new features […]

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SetPoint Microregulator Could Shape the Future of Medicine

A 2013  IMS Health study found that $200 billion in healthcare costs are attributed to patients skipping their medication. We covered a bioelectronics solution Proteus that addresses this issue through its ingestible biosensors. But what if much of that cost could be avoided by NOT taking medication? Such is one of the great promises of bioelectronics. […]

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