Mobile Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for smart phones, mobile apps, wearables that interface with an iPhone or tablet device, and devices to convert phones into health and heart trackers, or diagnostic testing or imaging devices.

PulsePoint Respond app, new CPR guidelines, sudden cardiac arrest, social media
Feature | Mobile Devices | October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015 — For the first time, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) guidelines issued by the American Heart...

CardioSecur mobile ECG, 22-lead, 360 degree view of the heart, CardioSecur Pro

Image courtesy of CardioSecur

Technology | ECG | October 08, 2015

October 8, 2015 — Personal MedSystems introduced the first and only...

News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | September 14, 2015

September 14, 2015 — Healthcare providers can assess a patient’s risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD) following a...

AliveCor Mobile ECG, AFib, detection, atrial fibrillation

AliveCor Mobile ECG image courtesy of AliveCor

News | ECG Monitoring Services | September 10, 2015

September 10, 2015 — AliveCor Inc. announced significant milestones related to patients with...

uberization of healthcare

Physicians are starting to "prescribe" smartphone apps to patients for education, tracking their health or to interface with wearable monitor devices. This physician is using an app created by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) to educate a patient about cardiac function.

 

Feature | Cardiovascular Business | September 04, 2015 | Dave Fornell

Today, in a world of immediate access to information anywhere on the planet using a smartphone, consumers expect...

Nonin Medical, NoninConnect Model 3230, Bluetooth Smart, wireless finger pulse oximeter, iOS-compatible, Apple

Image courtesy of Nonin Medical

Technology | Patient Monitors | August 14, 2015

August 14, 2015 — Nonin Medical Inc. announced it has launched the NoninConnect Model 3230 Bluetooth Smart wireless...

Masimo, MightySat Rx, fingertip pulse oximeter, SpO2, pulse rate
Technology | July 08, 2015

July 8, 2015 - Masimo announced the CE Mark and full market release of MightySat Rx fingertip pulse oximeter for...

ACC, Statin Intolerance App, statin therapy, muscle symptoms, pain
Technology | July 01, 2015

July 1, 2015 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) Statin Intolerance...

Philips, Lumify, app-based ultrasound, debut
Technology | June 24, 2015

June 24, 2015 - Philips announced the introduction of Lumify, its first app-based...

Agfa, Xero Viewer, Full Fidelity, FDA clearance

Image courtesy of Agfa HealthCare

Technology | June 19, 2015

June 19, 2015 - Agfa HealthCare announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...

ResolutionMD 5.1, Calgary Scientific, FDA, intuitive interface
Technology | June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015 - Calgary Scientific Inc. announced the release of ResolutionMD 5.1. The latest software version...

Apple, ResearchKit, open software research, medical research apps
Technology | June 16, 2015

June 16, 2015 - In March, Apple announced the launch of ResearchKit, an open source software framework designed for...

News | Mobile Devices | June 12, 2015

June 12, 2015 - Researchers announced results of a new study which demonstrated that smartphone-based mHealth...

Kareo, Apple Watch App, practice efficiency, messaging, mobile devices
News | Wearable Sensors | May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015 — Kareo announced the launch of its Apple Watch App. This most recent innovation extends the...

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