Author Archive | Satish Misra, MD
A working group is to convene next month to start work on a broad set of medical app guidelines.
Finnish researchers looked at whether giving a suite of connected health devices to patients in conjunction with a health coach could be effective.
With a new Android version, MyHealth offers one of the most comprehensive suites of services in any app from a healthcare institution.
USC Virtual Care Clinic announces plans to launch in first two specialties as well as eight partners as they get started.
Consumer lawsuit over Fitbit accuracy makes claims about health harms of which physicians should be wary.
Giving patients with chronic diseases connected health devices didn’t make an impact on outcomes but a key piece was missing.
A California health system is going to prescribe blood pressure medications with embedded sensors to patients with poorly controlled hypertension.
VitalSnap will let patients users upload all sorts of health data to the cloud by just taking a picture of their unconnected device.
Cognitive Coach will use data from 150+ million users, medical research, and comparative effectiveness analysis to provide personalized advice.
A new report gives a pretty dismal report card for hospital apps designed for patients.
Using the iPhone for evaluating symptoms, researchers have created a ResearchKit concussion study app.
A study from the Cleveland Clinic reports on their experience with a CT equipped mobile stroke team, including impact on time to CT and tPA.
Alert uses blood sugar readings recorded through HealthKit to alert friends & family when a dangerously high or low level is detected.
LifeMap Solutions & the Icahn School of Medicine have launched a new app for patients with COPD
A team from Cornell Tech, Open mHealth, and TouchLab is building the long awaited counterpart to ResearchKit for Android
In our 2013 review, we found a lot of major flaws. After partially addressing some, Epocrates nows pulls the plug.
A useful quick reference for students & interns with some unique strengths but important caveats
This list shows all the Apple ResearchKit apps you can enroll in. Physicians can recommend these apps to their patients.
New partnership to drive the development and commercialization of digital health technology for kids.
DreamLab app lets users share the processing power of their smartphones to analyze data related to cancer research