Remote monitoring systems integrating implanted cardiac devices, like St. Jude’s Merlin.net, have a lot of potential for integration with mobile devices.
Merlin.net, St. Jude’s remote monitoring system, gets a major upgrade including the ability to sent alerts to a physician’s smartphone when a patient experiences an event. As another step in the right direction, it also gives us a lot of insight into what the future of healthcare may be.
The nearly $5 million investment in Exco Intouch is yet another positive sign for mobile health, particularly in clinical trials where it could significantly lower costs and improve quality.
A recent article 9to5mac.com talks about a potential new app that will allow users the ability to run Android apps on an iPad and for that matter on any iOS device. Is this really true?
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