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E-health: Medicine meets the IoT

Jul 5, 2016
Internet of Things in Medicine

The term ‘e-health’ has become the latest buzzword. It is used to characterize the combination of technologies from two different areas: the Internet and medicine. It implies a usage of digital media with a key goal to enable more effective and easier medical attendance and treatment of patients. Due to the digital transformation health data is…

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Wearables — the future of medical care

May 31, 2016
Wearables

Smart watches and fitness bracelets are gaining in importance. In the next 5 years the popularity of wearables is forecasted to increase enormously, especially in the healthcare sector. By 2021 the global healthcare device shipment and revenue is expected to reach 98 million units.  The smart health watchers Until recently wearables have got more attention in…

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