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mhealth: prevention through digital helpers

mhealth: prevention through digital helpers

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Application Center SYMILA have developed a prevention app called BAYathlon that is designed to help detect a specific form of cardiac arrythmia at an early stage.

Game app provides knowledge of person-centred care

Game app provides knowledge of person-centred care

The PCC Game app being launched offers a virtual journey for greater knowledge and with tricky questions along the way.

Smartphone app can hear ear infections in children

Smartphone app can hear ear infections in children

Researchers have created a new app that can detect fluid behind the eardrum by simply using a piece of paper and a smartphone’s microphone and speaker.

Blood and sweat take training app to the next level

Blood and sweat take training app to the next level

Researchers have have developed a multifaceted measuring technology that is able to detect a number of conditions in the human body.

Using virtual populations to create safer medical devices

Using virtual populations to create safer medical devices

The current innovation process for medical technologies risks stifling the development of new devices, a leading researcher has argued.

Are humans too slow for digitalisation?

Are humans too slow for digitalisation?

Today, drones are happily regarded as the pinnacle of digitalisation in healthcare. However, for Dr Dominik Pförringer, “Drones are not even in the top 100 of my wish list for digital solutions."