Wearable Prevents Joint Replacement Post-Op Edema

Wearable Prevents Joint Replacement Post-Op Edema

More than 90% of patients who have knee or hip replacement surgery experience postoperative lower extremity swelling (edema). Last year we wrote about Spryng’s battery-powered pneumatic wraps designed to apply rhythmic pressure to the lower legs to prevent...
Wearable Monitors Vital Signs for 30-Days [video]

Wearable Monitors Vital Signs for 30-Days [video]

If wearables’ announcements were Bingo games with chips for hot topics, Denver-based BioIntellisense just won the evening’s $500 grand prize. The company’s cost-effective, Data-as-as-Service (DaaS) platform’s medical-grade, single-use,...
Conference: WIRED Health London

Conference: WIRED Health London

[Editor’s note: We are going to try posting announcements about conferences and other events that are of interest to the digital health tech community at large. I welcome your feedback and suggestions. Are these posts helpful? Would you rather have a separate...
Senator Calls Out DEA on Telehealth Delay

Senator Calls Out DEA on Telehealth Delay

Today’s headlines announce the latest confirmed global numbers of cases and deaths of the 2019-nCoV coronavirus. We won’t know the outcome of nCoV for months, possibly years. However, we do know that overdose deaths from opioids in the U.S. increased...
Telemedicine for Kidney Transplant Patients

Telemedicine for Kidney Transplant Patients

Telemedicine benefits include outreach to patients in remote areas and helping make scarce healthcare resources more accessible. Digital visits also save time and travel expenses for both patients and healthcare professionals. We’ve written about a wide range of...