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Mobile Health Apps for Headache: An Ongoing Search for Clinical Relevancy – Neurology Advisor

January 11, 2019 Share this content: The main objection among clinical researchers is that commercially developed products often lack a scientific basis for their selection of features. Over the past several years, the development of mobile and wearable health technology for a wide range of conditions rapidly advanced as the use of smartphones spread around… Read More »

Clinical waste 'backlog' pictured at North Lanarkshire health centres

Photographs showing bags of clinical waste piled at three health centres in North Lanarkshire have been posted on social media. The images – from Coatbridge, Kilsyth and Cumbernauld – showed bags of waste on top of large waste containers. It comes after the collapse of the firm Healthcare Environmental Services (HES), which had previously processed… Read More »

Vocera debuts Smartbadge wearable with aim to improve clinical communications

Brief Published Jan. 8, 2019 Dive Brief: Vocera on Monday launched a new wearable device that lets clinicians communicate with colleagues in both hands-free and handset mode and conduct secure messaging. Combining smartphone and clinical communications features, Vocera Smartbadge is the latest iteration of the Vocera Badge. Among its advantages is a 2.4″ screen that can… Read More »