Author Archive | Waqaar Khawar
A study compares LoseIt! with one-on-one nutritional counselling, finding similar results.
Researchers evaluate pediatric obesity apps and their design.
Researchers use Cellscope device to capture images for automated analysis
Investigators use the SightBook app by DigiSight to track eye disease and coordinate care.
Study shows how a health app was used to coordinate patient care.
A recent study analyzing the quality of stroke apps found patient’s aren’t getting quality information.
How media coverage correlates with health app downloads.
A recent study shows that paid health apps don’t necessarily use better behavior change techniques than free ones.
Swedish researchers test a smartphone based telemedicine platform for assessing sun exposure & risk of malignancy.
Using an iPhone kit to detect counterfeit antimalarial drugs.
How Google Fit and Apple Healthkit will enable accessing standard health metrics.
Assisted living facilities track residents location in real time to improve safety.
Google’s aptly named Baseline Study project will attempt to map the entire physiology of a perfectly “normal” patient.
After an unsuccessful attempt, surgeons turned to a 3D printer to help them succeed at a complicated case.
An implantable birth control device is being developed that can be controlled remotely.
Pavlok is a wearable device being developed to force good habits through negative reinforcement
This study shows hand hygiene could keep mobile devices from acting as reservoirs for pathogenic bacteria.