Patient Monitors

smartphone apps, cardiovascular health, Stanford University study, patient self-reporting, population health
News | Population Health | January 04, 2017
January 4, 2017 — In a study published online by JAMA Cardiology, researchers from Stanford University assessed the...
The FDA wants to regulate cybersecurity of ICDs and other medical devices.

The FDA has concerns about the cybersecurity of implantable medical devices with wireless connections for patient monitoring or adjustments to how the device functions. Changing the function of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) using wireless access to the device could present a major patient safety issue.

News | Cybersecurity | December 29, 2016 | Dave Fornell
As wearable and implantable patient monitoring or therapy devices become more sophisticated with advanced wireless...
Corsens Medical, Corsens Cardiac Monitor, FDA 510(k) clearance
Technology | Patient Monitors | December 08, 2016
December 8, 2016 — Corsens Medical Ltd. announced that it has received clearance for a Pre-Marketing Notification (510(...
iSmartweaR, smart clothing, jIndustrial Technology Research Institute, ITRI, wearable heart monitoring

An example of an iSmartweaR shirt that can monitor patient vital signs without the need for electrode wires.

News | Wearables | October 24, 2016
October 24, 2016 — Conventional smart clothing uses conductive fibers or rubber as sensing electrodes, and cardiac...
News | Wearables | October 13, 2016
October 13, 2016 — Biotricity Inc. announced recently that it will be expanding its existing research partnership with...
Dictum Health, telehealth study, IDM100 tablet, neonate cardiology, in-home monitoring
Technology | Telecardiology | July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016 — Dictum Health Inc. announced the launch of a post-U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approval...
SunTech Medical, SunTech CT40 sot-check vital signs device, FDA approval
Technology | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | July 18, 2016
July 18, 2016 — Blood pressure technology company SunTech Medical received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Corsens Cardiac Monitor, FDA 510k pre-market notification
News | Patient Monitors | May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016 — Corsens Medical Ltd. announced it has successfully completed filing of a Pre-Marketing Notification (510...
Ambio Health telemonitoring system, LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, Baltimore, pilot study
News | Remote Monitoring | May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016 — The LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, Baltimore, has launched a pilot study to evaluate the...
News | Heart Failure | May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016 – To work towards a better method of diagnosis and treatment of congestive heart failure (CHF), Peter...
CareTaker Medical, wireless remote patient monitor, continuous blood pressure, heart rate, FDA clearance
Technology | Wearables | May 12, 2016
May 12, 2016 — CareTaker Medical announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued 510(k) clearance...
Siemens, Sensis Vibe hemodynamic system, ACC 2016
Technology | Hemodynamic Monitoring Systems | April 01, 2016
April 1, 2016 — Siemens will unveil a revamped version of its established Sensis hemodynamic system at the 65 th Annual...
2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey, information technology, connectivity
News | Information Technology | March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016 — The 2016 HIMSS Connected Health Survey paints an optimistic picture surrounding the emerging trend of...
Vital Connect, VitalPatch, disposable biosensor, HIMSS 2016
Technology | Wearables | March 03, 2016
March 3, 2016 — Vital Connect debuted the VitalPatch biosensor at the 2016 Healthcare Information and Management...
Philips, FDA 510k clearance, Expression MR400, MRI patient monitor
Technology | Patient Monitors | February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016 — Royal Philips announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the Expression...