A machine learning system can generate clinically valid alerts for medication errors that might be missed with existing clinical decision support (CDS) systems.
A research report published in the Annals of Internal Medicine described a method to record a quasi-standard electrocardiogram (ECG) using the Apple Watch.
The researchers wrote that “genetic counseling must be further explored to find an optimal balance of clinical quality with increased access and financial sustainability.”
Compared with rural counties with high broadband availability, rural counties with low broadband availability had 34% fewer telemedicine visits per capita.
Deep natural language processing may be able to estimate the presence of active cancer, cancer worsening or progression, and cancer improvement or response from radiologic reports.
Machine learning can classify participants into levels of expertise with 90 percent accuracy in a virtual reality neurosurgical tumor resection simulation.
The use of a smartphone-based progressive muscle relaxation was found to be associated with a reduction in monthly headache days and depression scores in patients with migraine.
A task force created by the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology released recommendations and an action plan for the potential of mobile health in allergology.
Years before the first closed-loop insulin delivery system was approved, patients with diabetes had already been implementing the technology into their own care.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Nerivio Migra (Theranica), a prescription smartphone-controlled device for the acute treatment of migraine with or without aura in adults who do not have chronic migraine.
The Infectious Disease Society of America issued an updated statement supporting the appropriate use of telemedicine and telehealth technologies in clinical care, research, and education.
Clinicians and patients should consider the business model of an app for anxiety management when deciding whether to use it.
Kaiser-Permanente Northern California recently integrated video telemedicine functionality into their healthcare delivery system.
Dr Christine Lee discusses her work on how to capture the patient’s voice by using multiple data sources, such as unstructured FDA archival data and social media.
Although trackable and other nanotechnologies represent medical breakthroughs for treatment of many diseases, they could have unintended implications and thus their use must be carefully considered in the individual case.
Study demonstrated the feasibility of a newly designed mobile application for telemonitoring of patients after heart failure hospitalization.
Researchers evaluated the feasibility of using machine learning to automatically populate a review of systems of all symptoms discussed in a patient/physician conversation.
Electronic consultation service delivers specialist advice that is actionable by primary care clinicians and communicated in a timely fashion to patients.
Researchers assessed the adoption of telehealth by internal medicine physicians, specifically whether telehealth technologies were available to their practices and how frequently they used these technologies with their patients.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared KardiaMobile (AliveCor), a personal ECG device, for use in detecting bradycardia and tachycardia.