Royal Philips, Radboudumc unveil a prototype service to support patients with COPD

Royal Philips, Radboudumc unveil a prototype service to support patients with COPD

The wearable diagnostic prototype for COPD patients feeds data collected from users at home to clinicians through the Philips HealthSuite Digital Platform.
LifeMap Solutions app

LifeMap, Mount Sinai announce pilot program of COPD Navigator

The mHealth app, available for iOS devices, will help patients monitor and manage Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
Volari COPD app

Novartis’ Volari COPD app launching in non-US markets this year

The application includes education, monitoring tools and gamification components to keep patients engaged and improve the patient-physician dialogue.

CareMore, STSI and Sentrian launch COPD clinical trial

The study's objective is to determine whether Sentrian's technology can detect patient deterioration in advance of an acute event.
Boehringer Ingelheim

Boehringer Ingelheim, Sutter Health team-up to improve patient care

The two parties will start with focus on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to make it easier for doctors and patients to work together.
Cohero Health

Cohero Health’s smart spirometer clears the FDA

The Bluetooth-enabled, smartphone-connected device measures critical lung function with comparable accuracy to clinical-grade spirometers.
Propeller Health device

FDA clears Propeller’s platform in association with Boehringer Ingelheim’s an GSK’s inhalers

FDA-approved marketing claims of improved adherence and reduction in exacerbations address key unmet needs in respiratory health.
Adherium's smart inhalers

AstraZeneca to offer Adherium’s smart inhalers to asthma and COPD patients

With Adherium's smartphone-connected device, the medication adherence increases by up to 59% in adults and 180% in children with asthma.
Novu homepage

Novu, MHS team-up on digital health platform trial for COPD patients

The program will help patients complete pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) exercises at home; PR is considered an essential component of COPD care.
mHealth app

Mobile tech can help cut readmissions for COPD patients

Hospital readmission is typically very high for COPD patients, with about 20% of them getting readmitted within 30 days due to complications.