Health Sensors & Trackers
Trackers, wearables and sensors in healthcareWearable, implanted and digestible sensors measure health parameters and vital signs wherever patients or their caregivers need. These sensors help bring healthcare to the homes of patients and make telemedicine and preventive care possible.
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Health Sensors & Trackers
What Do Digital Biomarkers Mean?
The spread of wearable digital technologies in healthcare generating big data entailed the appearance of a new type of medical information. They produce actionable insights into the biological state of individuals, just as “general” biomarkers, but are collected through digital tools.
Top 10 Research Topics To Pursue In Digital Health
We compiled a list of ten research topics we believe are promising for anyone wishing to find their calling in digital health research.
The Heart of The Matter: Technology In The Future of Cardiology
Sound, rhythm, rate, structure, function – countless features of the heart are measured to keep it healthy for as long as possible. Recently, an army of digital health technologies joined the forces of traditional preventive tools in cardiology to counter stroke, heart attack, heart failure or any other cardiovascular risks. In the future, minuscule sensors, digital twins, and artificial intelligence could strengthen their ranks. Let’s see what this might look like!
Hackers, Breaches And The Value Of Health Data: 2022 E-Book Update
There is no digital health without sacrificing some of our privacy. The key is to know how you can control this process and protect what’s valuable.
Digital Clothing, Biofashion And Smart Outfits – The Future Of Fashion
Fast fashion is not only unsustainable but also means an unbearable burden to the planet. The situation is ripe for change. Could lab-grown leather and other novel ways of synthetic garment production, biofashion or digital clothing show the way into an alternative future of the apparel industry?
Lifestyle Medicine Could Be The Key To Digital Health Adoption
I’ve been wearing several generations and types of smartwatches for a couple of years and I only remove my watch when I shower. I use […]
Digital Tattoos Make Healthcare More Invisible
What if markings on your skin could unlock your phone or get you access to entrance doors? And what if they could also measure your blood pressure or hydration level constantly in the background only alerting you in case of values out of the normal range? Digital tattoos could act as minilabs rendering our skin an interactive display and making healthcare more invisible at the same time. Here’s our summary of the latest trends and research efforts to make it happen.
The New Buzz: These Are The Top Examples Of Digital Therapeutics
Digital therapeutics offers evidence-based, clinically backed solutions to manage and/or improve health conditions via software and/or other digital health technologies that complement traditonal treatment regimes.
5 Things We Learnt About Investments In Digital Health: New E-book
The Medical Futurist team is a fierce advocate for proper digital health adoption; and for that, we need good investments in good digital health companies.
This will help shape an optimistic healthcare landscape that can better deal with crises like COVID-19.
9 Technologies That Will Shape The Future Of Dentistry
One of the most common childhood fears is going to the dentist. Who would not relate? Sitting in a huge chair illuminated by blinding light, […]
Welcome To The Virtual Ward!
The main difference between a ‘full-grown’ virtual wards and the earlier existing solutions is the available data: virtual wards provide the same data real time as would be available if the patient was hospitalised.
The Top Digital Health Solutions In Epilepsy Management And What We Still Miss
Digital health tools are greatly helping epilesy patients, creating an ecosystem in which they are enpowered to have bigger control. Devices however still need to improve.