Proposed HHS Regulations may affect the use of Personal Health Data for research. Here Matthew Bietz outlines three specific proposals and discusses their potential impacts.
Abstract Objective: Understand barriers to the use of personal health data (PHD) in research from the perspective of three stakeholder groups: early adopter individuals who track data about their [...]
In case you missed it this month, Apple’s “Special Event” devoted significant attention to health care innovation. It even brought onstage a doctor associated with a new app that lets clinicians [...]
Abstract Mobile health apps are health and wellness programs available on mobile devices such as smartphones or tablets. In three systematic assessments published in BMC Medicine, Huckvale and [...]
EVERY DAY, MILLIONS of people use Google to dig up information that drives their daily lives, from how long their commute will be to how to treat their child’s illness. This search data reveals a [...]
A patent filing reveals that Apple ($AAPL) is developing a ring computing device. Worn on the finger, the gizmo is expected to house technology that includes biometric sensors for monitoring [...]
Using a new app called C Tracker, the hospital is gathering real-time information about how hepatitis C affects patients. The hospital is using a free app called C Tracker, which was developed by [...]