COPD Navigator app

LifeMap Solutions launches COPD Navigator for iPhone

Available as a free download, the app relies on evidence-based care guidelines to empower COPD patients to better monitor and manage their condition.
StopCOPD app

Japan’s Keio University, COPD Foundation launch ResearchKit studies

The former is looking to use data for the early detection of arrhythmia and cerebral infarction, while the latter aims to collect data from people with COPD.
Propeller Health platform

Propeller Health to create custom sensor for GSK’s Ellipta inhaler

GSK will use the sensor in the studies to automatically collect and record data on the inhaler's usage, and wirelessly transmit the data collected.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sentrian

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.