Interwoven Garment with 12-Lead ECG and More [video]

Interwoven Garment with 12-Lead ECG and More [video]

Wearable with ECGs take home health monitoring further than most consumers would have deemed likely so soon after the heath tech began to emerge from fitness trackers. We’ve written about Cambridge Heartwear’s Heartsense 3-lead ECG device. We also covered...
Vanderbilt Uses Voice Interface to Humanize EHR

Vanderbilt Uses Voice Interface to Humanize EHR

Electronic health records (EHRs) promise improved patient care coordination among healthcare professionals. Long-touted benefits of EHRs include faster and more accurate diagnosis, more effective treatments, and lower healthcare costs. Pushback from physicians and...
Expressive Robot Helps Autistic Kids Learn [video]

Expressive Robot Helps Autistic Kids Learn [video]

Robotics continue to find meaningful applications in health care. A.I.-empowered robots in a pilot program in Canada help reduce hospital emergency department wait times and VGo’s telepresence robot augments clinical staff access in a variety of healthcare...