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.

Carestream, Vue Motion universal viewer, ECG waveforms, diagnostic reading, FDA clearance

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Technology | ECG | November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015 — Carestream has obtained U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for diagnostic reading of...
Philips, Lumify, smart device ultrasound, U.S. introduction

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — Philips announced that Lumify, a smart device ultrasound solution, is available for purchase by...
iRhythm Technologies, ZIO continuous cardiac monitoring service, myZIO app, irregular heartbeat symptoms, reporting

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Technology | ECG Monitoring Services | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced the launch of new patient engagement tools to enhance the...
Fujifilm Sonosite, iViz ultrasound, mobile visualization, FDA clearance

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...
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

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Technology | ECG | October 08, 2015
October 8, 2015 — Personal MedSystems introduced the first and only 22-lead mobile electrocardiogram (ECG) system,...
Medisafe, medication management, mHealth platform, blood pressure study, hypertension, adherence
News | Hypertension | September 25, 2015
September 25, 2015 — Medisafe, an mHealth platform for medication management, announced the results of its blood...
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

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News | ECG Monitoring Services | September 10, 2015
September 10, 2015 — AliveCor Inc. announced significant milestones related to patients with atrial fibrillation (AFib...
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 more...
Nonin Medical, NoninConnect Model 3230, Bluetooth Smart, wireless finger pulse oximeter, iOS-compatible, Apple

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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 App is now available to help guide...
Philips, Lumify, app-based ultrasound, debut
Technology | Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) | June 24, 2015
June 24, 2015 - Philips announced the introduction of Lumify, its first app-based ultrasound solution that will extend...
Agfa, Xero Viewer, Full Fidelity, FDA clearance

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