FDA Clears New Smart Watch to Detect AFib

FDA Clears New Smart Watch to Detect AFib

The partnership between iRhythm and Google’s sister company Verily recently got a big boost; the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for the duo’s AI-powered system for monitoring cardiac arrhythmia. The pairing combines the ZEUS...
Companion Robot Reduces Elderly Falls by 46% [video]

Companion Robot Reduces Elderly Falls by 46% [video]

One of the most promising aspects of digital health technology is when two or more organizations partner to enhance the benefits of their respective products or services. We wrote previously about Intuition Robotics’ ElliQ robotic companion for older people,...
A Smart Stent Connects Your Brain [video]

A Smart Stent Connects Your Brain [video]

We’ve written many times about about brain computer interfaces (BCIs) that enable persons with motor impairment to control a prothesis or even gain a sense of touch via a prosthesis. One of the greatest drawbacks of brain implants, however, is the use of...