Smart Pill Bottle

Smart Pill Bottle

Adherence to medication prescriptions is a cornerstone of positive patient outcomes. A 2018 study of medication nonadherence at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine found that 40% to 50% of patients with chronic conditions do not follow their...
Virtual Caregiver for Elderly and Chronically Ill

Virtual Caregiver for Elderly and Chronically Ill

Virtual reality (VR) provides intense and fully engaging experiences, but augmented reality (AR) applications by definition allow people to carry on their daily routines while the technology adds something extra. We’ve written about work with AR at Stanford with...
First Ingestible Sensor Gets FDA Go-Ahead

First Ingestible Sensor Gets FDA Go-Ahead

Patient compliance remains a significant challenge to optimal clinical outcomes. Whether the healthcare plan includes nutritional recommendations, exercise, physical therapy, bed rest, or simply taking medication, getting patients to follow through and consistently...