Wearables

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.

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 wonder...
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 change...
Videos | Wearables | April 22, 2015
At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and smartphone...
Videos | ACC | March 25, 2015
DAIC Editor Dave Fornell shares his picks of the most interesting new devices and advances in cardiovascular technology...
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 improve their...
iRhythm, ZIO Service, arrhythmia detection, wearable, Holter monitors
Feature | February 18, 2015
February 18, 2015 — iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced the study, “Cost Analysis and Clinical Outcomes of Ambulatory...
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 drinks,...
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-...
Videos | Information Technology | March 07, 2014
A big trend in healthcare IT at HIMSS 2014 was the creation of enterprise-wide image access systems. With the...
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Technology | February 28, 2013
February 28, 2013 — Preventice Inc. will showcase its breakthrough mobile health solutions for remote patient...
Technology | June 01, 2010
June 1, 2010 – A home sleep testing technology eliminates the need for hospital sleep lab testing, instead monitoring...