Med Tech

With the rise of digital health, the opportunities for organisations of digital health applications (See our first article here to learn more about the digital health industry) are growing rapidly. Products such as Apple’s ResearchKit(link is external)and Google Fit and Apple Health(link is external) are all providing wider access to valuable consumer health and clinical data gathered from a variety of sources and hardware sensors. This article explores what components of technology that is needed to enable digital technology to be adopted i.e. mobile applications and wearables to interact with cloud servers and databases and how these technologies can be deployed.

Tech picture accompanying the article The Technology Elements Driving and Adopting Digital Health by Sarah Iqbal of Biotaware

Tracking Asthma Patients Activity with Smart Peak Flow

Smart Peak Flow's mission is to help patients stay on top of their asthma by giving an accurate measure of their lung function.

Smart Peak Flow's mission is to help patients stay on top of their asthma by giving an accurate measure of their lung function - a bit like a blood pressure meter does for people with hypertension. For doctors and asthma nurses Smart Peak Flow provides reliable clinical data they can base therapeutic decisions on.

Image accompanying the Company Connecting digital article An Interview with Thomas Antalffy of Smart Peak Flow