Wearable Sensors

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for wearable cardiac diagnostic systems. These include technologies related to smart phone apps, wearable monitors, consumer-grade wearables and medical grade FDA cleared wearables. A good overview on the future of these technologies can be found in this article.

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...

wearables, graphene, boron, Rice University

Rice scientists made this supercapacitor with interlocked \"fingers\" using a laser and writing the pattern into a boron-infused sheet of polyimide. Image courtesy of the Tour Group.

News | May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015 — A microsupercapacitor designed by scientists at Rice University that may find its way into personal...

Feature | May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015 — A team from Stanford University School of Medicine has developed and combined new paper and flexible...

An example of flexible electronics made by MC10. These types of wearable devices may soon be used to remotely monitor patients.

Feature | April 29, 2015 | Dave Fornell

Several futuristic technologies and their potential impact on healthcare were discussed during the Future of...

Blog | April 23, 2015

U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT), so it is no...

Videos | Information Technology | April 23, 2015

DAIC/ITN Editor Dave Fornell shows examples of new healthcare IT technology at the 2015 HIMSS meeting that will...

Videos | Wearable Sensors | April 22, 2015

At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and...

Videos | ACC | March 25, 2015

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares his picks of the most interesting new devices and advances in cardiovascular...

Pulse of Online Health survey, patient engagement, telehealth, remote monitoring
News | February 24, 2015

February 24, 2015 — Americans are ready and willing to leverage health apps and wearable devices to...

iRhythm, ZIO Service, arrhythmia detection, wearable, Holter monitors
Feature | February 18, 2015

February 18, 2015 — iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced the ...

News | February 10, 2015 | Dave Fornell

As editor of DAIC, I keep a close watch on trends in cardiovascular technology and try to predict what the next big...

News | December 30, 2014

December 30, 2014 — Wearable technologies, possible changes to stenting practices, state legislation on energy...

Medtronic SEEQ Wearable Cardiac Monitoring System United States Launch
Technology | October 07, 2014

October 7, 2014 — Medtronic Inc. announced the U.S. launch of the SEEQ Mobile Cardiac Telemetry (MCT) System, an...

Wearable Holter Zio Patch  Atrial Fibrillation iRhythm Technologies
News | May 21, 2014

May 21, 2014 — iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced that data from four studies presented at Heart Rhythm 2014, the...

Feature | May 06, 2014

May 6, 2014 — Technology’s newest tool and its potential to improve patient care will be the focus of a first-of-its...

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