The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), through the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory...
Enter the voicebot: an unlikely solution to the elderly care crisis?
Covid-19 has exposed colossal failings in the way we look after our senior citizens. Natalie Healey asks Ruth Poliakine Baruchi of AI-based triage system MyndYou whether remote monitoring and machine-learning technology could protect older adults and help them stay independent for longer.
Philips and BioIntelliSense work on remote at-risk patient monitoring
Royal Philips has entered a strategic collaboration with health monitoring and clinical intelligence company BioIntelliSense to enhance remote monitoring for at-risk patients at home.
Medtronic receives clearance for insertable cardiac monitor
Medtronic has received clearance for its LINQ II insertable cardiac monitor (ICM) from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the US, as well as CE Mark in Europe.
FDA clears Circadia Health’s respiratory monitoring platform
Circadia Health has received expedited Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for Contactless Respiration Rate (CResp) monitoring systems amid the Covid-19 outbreak.
MOD funds test to predict sepsis in Covid-19 patients
The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), through the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), is funding the development of a test to predict whether Covid-19 patients will go on to develop sepsis.
FDA forms partnership to advance development of Covid-19 diagnostics
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is collaborating with the Reagan-Udall Foundation and Friends of Cancer Research for a project called Covid-19 Diagnostics Evidence Accelerator.
Greiner Bio-One: A Reliable Partner in a Crisis
In the medical technology industry, plastic is becoming increasingly important. The medical or medical technology industry accounts for just 2-3% of global plastics production even though more than 50% of medical/pharmaceutical products are made of plastic.
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