The Eko stethoscope attachment can turn any stethoscope into an electronic, iPhone connected device. Find out if it could change your practice.
An attachment for standard stethoscopes that brings them into the digital age.
A startup is developing a handheld device that combines an otosocope, stethoscope, and thermometer into one
Stethoscope attachment adds cloud-based analysis to good old fashioned auscultation.
A simple kit developed by Oxford University and the University of Cape Town turns a low cost mobile phone, not a smartphone, into an advanced stethoscope.
A large Canadian telemedicine network has picked up Zargis Medical’s digital stethoscope system, complete with mobile analytic capabilities and data sharing options.
Whether diagnosing a heart defect in a newborn or discovering a life-threatening rumble in a elderly man’s abdomen, I think all clinicians can relate to that surge of excitement we feel when we discover something that we could use to help a patient. But as I’ve progressed through my training, I’ve also observed how these […]
We’re currently still waiting to see when Apple will attempt to directly link its mobile devices to possible health care monitoring devices. Although AirStip OB provides some sort of monitoring system, its still not an example of a completely mobile one. This might be changing with Apple’s increasing interest in the fitness arena, especially in […]
I’ve been sent multiple emails from friends and our readers about the iStetho Adaptor and iStethoscope Pro App combination for the iPhone. I saw this coming a few weeks ago in a prior post, but through a different avenue. In that post I thought the iPhone to stethoscope connection would first happen via a bluetooth […]
This past week Reuters reported on how Zargis Medical(auscultation software) was cleared as a developer for iPhone apps and more importantly, peripherals for the iPhone. The following is a quote from Zargis Medical in the article: The future of healthcare delivery is about connectivity and mobility. Zargis’ expertise in computer-aided auscultation and our advanced medical […]
This is one of our favorite medical applications. It helps you learn your heart sounds by giving you examples of key pathologic heart murmurs.