Wireless glucose monitoring via and iphone app that is automatically updated every 5 minutes…
The future of medicine – It appears it will most certainly include, personal, discrete and real-time processes that will (and are) revolutionising patient-doctor interactions.
Current policy debates both here in Australia and within many other similarly “demographically challenged” advanced economies would do well to reflect closely on such implications. I am not convinced that we are playing the “long-game” when it comes to public policy.
Results from the latest clinical trials of smartphone-linked artificial pancreas suggest the pace of personal, non-trivial medicine is growing rapidly.
Our models of delivery and funding will be (and are) surely challenged. The confluence of technology, telecommunications and medicine is profound.