Best Android medical apps for physicians
Author: Ankur Gupta
A perspective on Mary Jo Gorman’s argument for tele-ICU as a solution to the intensivist physician shortage.
Medicare will expand coverage for telehealth to those services with “proven clinical benefit” but will not include critical care – yet.
Most of the mHealth buzz centers around smartphones and tablets – wireless access to imaging and medical records, apps for evidence based practice and many other advancements that are revolutionizing developed health systems. It’s easy, however, to overlook the potential that traditional cell phones have in the context of mHealth. In rural areas and developing […]
UCLA publishes a study on WANDA, a system to remotely monitor CHF patient symptoms. While the study shows modest benefits, its promise is substantial.
AT&T’s pilot program and its implications for mobile health care and cloud computing
Pfizer’s mobile phone based clinical trial and its implications for pharma, drug trials, and mHealth
SHL Telemedicine has announced the release of SmartHeart, a lightweight and portable device that they claim can take “hospital-grade” ECGs by “anyone, anywhere, anytime.” The device connects wirelessly to smartphones and can transmit the ECG to a physician for a preliminary diagnosis. The possibilities for a device like this are endless – but so are […]