The medical world is constantly evolving. New healthcare products are coming out everyday. One of the many great things about our changing healthcare world is that it is making things easier for both doctors and patients.
Below is a list of some examples of emerging healthcare products:
If you wear glasses or contacts, then you will definitely benefit from Eye Netra. Eye Netra is a product that connects to a mobile phone. It gathers information that is needed to update one’s glasses and contacts prescription. Eye Netra can also diagnose some eye conditions, such as astigmatism. This product is still in the development phase. However,people are predicting that it will be less than five dollars.
Prescription medication has helped save countless lives. However, if one does not consistently take the medication, then he or she probably will not reap the benefits of it. That is why Glowcaps were developed. They are designed to help people stick to their prescription medication regimen by using sound and light in order to signal when it is time for one to take their medication.
It also makes a reminder phone call if one does not take the medication within two hours. Additionally, Glowcaps can report information to physicians. People can register to get this product on the Glow cap website. One of the many great things about this product is that it is free. Pharmaceutical companies pay for this product. Once this product is activated, one will need to connect it to an A t and T Broadband Network.
This is an app that is available on the Apple App Store. You can download it on your iPad tablet, iPhone and iPod touch. This device allows you to record your heart sounds and then send them to your physician.
This is a product that can possibly be available in 2015 if it is approved by the Food And Drug Administration. MobiUs is attached to the Smartphone. It can be used to examine the thyroid, aorta and gallbladder. It can also be used to confirm a pregnancy. Additionally, if this product is approved by the Food And Drug Administration, then it can be used in place of a traditional ultrasound.
WellDoc Diabetes Symptoms Manager
This was developed for adults who have type 2 diabetes. WellDoc Diabetes Symptom Manager stores, transmits and analyzes information about blood sugar. This device can also deliver tips and information on things that can be done to manage blood sugar. The goal of this device is to make it easier for people with type 2 diabetes to manage their condition.
This device is available by prescription only. Nuvant Piix records and transmits physiological information to physicians. It allows physicians to diagnose cardiac arrhythmias.