For patients given a Fitbit after hospital discharge, those that either didn’t track or intermittently tracked were more likely to be readmitted.
Determine if your medical app will require FDA regulation.
Physical therapy app for low back pain.
Do unintentional words written by clinicians signal whether a patient’s at risk for suicide?
MIT plans to turn their Hacking Medicine program into a nonprofit focused on evaluating & testing digital health technology.
Initial data from Apple’s ResearchKit platform shows high levels of engagement.
A study in PLoS One compared text message based surveys to traditional surveys, finding some interesting advantages with texting.
Automated, mobile phone based system can help get critical early CPR to patients with an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
Review of the University of Michigan’s Pediatric nutritional reference app.
Evidation Health to partner with digital health companies & perform clinical validation studies
Epic moves to build an app ecosystem around its popular and ever expanding EHR
Samsung’s vision of digital health includes research partnerships, open platforms
Public meeting set to discuss plans to establish “test beds” to trial emerging connected health devices & systems
Applications for this opportunity to hone your research skills are due 4/3/2015.
We searched far and wide for all available wireless, mobile-compatible blood pressure monitors. Here’s what we found and tips on picking the right device for the right patient.
A guide to the FCC’s now finalized rules dedicating spectrum for the transmission of medical data
Searches for health conditions on Google will soon deliver information curated by healthcare professionals
A new digital health groups aims to further develop pharma apps
Want to craft your own mobile health interventions? Start with this crash course.
Five startups will make their pitch to four cardiologists & an audience of 250 more