Keyword: Digital Health

Wearables

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News: Sensors/Data Acquisition

The inaugural virtual Medical Wearables for Biosensors Conference convenes on October 25–26, 2021. The virtual conference...

Features: AR/AI
The FDA will focus on data management and digitizing healthcare.
News: Medical

The inaugural virtual Medical Wearables for Biosensors conference convenes on October 25–26, 2021 with online access only. This event will explore...

Features: Sensors/Data Acquisition
See what's happening at the Designing Biosensors for Medical Wearables Conference.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
To make ultraviolet (UV)-detecting wearables, scientists have created a new type of light sensor that is both flexible and highly sensitive.
INSIDER: Wearables

As the point of care continues to shift toward home-based applications, designers must consider how clinicians and caregivers can responsibly put more care in a...

Products: Materials
Reference design kits, smart textiles, thermoplastic elastomers, and more.
Features: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Advances in hose and tubing manufacturing techniques are supporting new miniaturized devices and wearables.
Features: Sensors/Data Acquisition
MD&M West brings together medtech engineers, business leaders, and innovative thinkers to create life-changing medical devices.
R&D: Materials
The fabric-fiber has digital capabilities to collect, store, and analyze data using a neural network.
Briefs: IoMT
The single-chip system is a complete functioning electronic circuit.
From the Editor: Wearables
Malnati says COVID-19 has led to a wider variety of remote monitoring technology — from wearables to new smartphone apps.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Worn on the fingertips like a thimble, the wearable helps reduce postural sway.
Briefs: Wearables
The strain-sensing sheet detects disorders in real time.
Supplements: Tubing & Extrusion
Our 2021 Resource Guide shows you the top manufacturers in materials, manufacturing, and a range of other medical-device categories.
Briefs: Medical
The wireless patches power themselves with harvested energy.
R&D: Wearables
A flexible heat harvesting device shows better efficiency at retaining heat to power the device.
Features: Photonics/Optics
Many new companies entering the market are planning a diagnostic roadmap of capabilities beyond their entry point of COVID-19 testing.
R&D: Wearables
A smart speaker acts as a contactless monitor for both regular and irregular heartbeats
Briefs: Wearables
Device detects pulse rate and blood oxygen saturation in real time.
Blog: Wearables

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that adults get at least seven hours of sleep per night, and in recent years, consumers have had the choice of a proliferating number...

R&D: Wearables
Wearable sensors would be placed near the tear duct or mouth to collect biofluid samples.
Briefs: Medical
Regulatory changes have allowed these essential healthcare professionals to step in and help out more independently.
Features: Electronics & Computers
The growing digitalization of healthcare systems is increasing the complexity of the tasks connected devices must fulfill — particularly the handling of highly sensitive data.
Features: Automotive
Mobility tech also provides help to those with physical or cognitive challenges.
R&D: Wearables
A textile sensor can detect pressure points on the socket of a prosthetic limb.
Features: Wearables
The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a new period of growth for wearables.
Features: Medical
Hearing loss affects over 48 million people. This fact drives Oliver forward.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The system harvests energy from human breathing and motion.

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