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Weekly Summary 1st September 2023


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HEALTHCARE Digital-in-Health: Unlocking the Value for EveryoneTechnology and data are integral to daily life. As health systems face increasing demands to deliver new, more, better, and seamless...


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DIGITAL BIOMARKERS Digital biomarkersNavigating the path from ideation to impact through deep phenotyping in precision medicine Digital measurement and digital biomarkers |...


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AGEING Understanding the impact of digital technology on the well-being of older immigrants and refugees: AThe fast-paced development of digital technologies in the areas of social media, pet robots, smart homes, and artificial intelligence,...


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MENTAL HEALTH & CNS Comparison of analog and digital patient decision aids for the treatment of depression: a scoping rePatient decision aids (PDAs) are important tools to empower patients and integrate their preferences and values in the decision-making...


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ENGAGEMENT, BEHAVIOUR, INCLUSION Digital divide affecting low-income patients, Reid Health CEO saysCraig Kinyon, CEO of Richmond, Ind.-based Reid Health, said the digital divide is disproportionately affecting low-income households in...


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DEALS & COMPANY NEWS Biofourmis CEO steps down a month after global layoffsKuldeep Singh Rajput's departure comes just one month after the company laid off 120 employees. Biofourmis CEO steps down a month after...


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AI Part 2: How Technology Is Causing A Medical Revolution – Best Uses Of Artificial Intelligence In HeaWhilst listing all the ways in which AI has rejuvenated the healthcare system would simply take too long, below are some companies that...


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AI Part 1: How Technology Is Causing A Medical Revolution – Best Uses Of Artificial Intelligence In HeaAs Artificial Intelligence (AI) becomes increasingly integral to our lives, endless debate has followed in regard to which side of the...


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DIGITAL THERAPEUTICS The Evolving Landscape of Digital Psychedelic TherapeuticsPsychedelics are going to have a huge impact in the mental health space. The ketamine landscape shows a lot of people are being helped....


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Telcos pursuing digital health opportunities post pandemicAcross all regions, the Covid 19 pandemic accelerated the adoption of telemedicine. Telcos pursuing digital health opportunities post...


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BREAKTHROUGH QUANTUM COMPUTING: THE RACE FOR MEDICAL ADVANCES HAS BEGUNWill quantum computers accelerate the development of new therapies and drugs? Google, IBM, and Microsoft are announcing ever more...


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AI Technological Advances In Medicine: How AI And Machine Learning Are Revolutionizing Medical SectorThese intelligent machines are revolutionizing the medical sector by introducing advance medical imaging interpretations, early disease...


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ENGAGEMENT, BEHAVIOUR, INCLUSION AI Will Shatter Health Inequity, But Only With Doctors’ TrustAI offers immense potential to standardize the quality of care across the board and drastically reduce gaps in health equity. On the...


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CHANGE & INNOVATION 9 Vital Steps To Create A Digital Transformation StrategyGiven the rise of generative AI, the metaverse and web3 technologies, it’s clear that business as we know it is changing. With the rapid...


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HEALTHCARE All allied health professionals need a foundation in digital competenceDigital is ‘part of the answer to every question’ being asked of our health services. Which is why allied health professionals must not...


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MENTAL HEALTH & CNS This headband can help detect early signs of Alzheimer's diseaseThe headband can be worn at home, without the need to go to an institutional sleep lab, and the technique may make possible the use of...


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AI AI can change healthcare on 'planetary scale,' Google Health CEO saysKaren DeSalvo, MD, Google's chief health officer, believes that artificial intelligence could change healthcare on a "planetary scale" by...


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REVIEWS, SURVEYS, PREDICTIONS Wearable Sensors for Respiration Monitoring: A ReviewThis paper provides an overview of flexible and wearable respiration sensors with emphasis on their significance in healthcare...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Software overload could boost digital health M&ABuyers of digital health products are overwhelmed with point solutions, which could accelerate merger and acquisition activity in a...


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DEALS & COMPANY NEWS Digital health in August: 9 startups land $539MWhile digital health funding hit a six-year low in the second quarter of 2023, promising startups continue to land big deals. Here are...


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DATA New toolkit provides more efficient analysis of health data to drive improvements in patient careResearchers from Queen's University have developed a new toolkit that harnesses the power of "Big Data" for digital health with the aim...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Channel Partnerships in Healthcare: A Founder’s PlaybookOver the last decade, many digital health companies have struggled to achieve escape velocity, not because their products and services...


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AI What’s New in Artificial Intelligence from the 2023 Gartner Hype CycleThe 2023 Gartner Hype Cycle™ for Artificial Intelligence (AI) identifies innovations and techniques that offer significant and even...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Mass Layoffs Continue Across The Biotech Sector. What Does This Mean For Pharma’s Future?More than 115 biotech companies have announced layoffs this year, on track to easily surpass 2022’s numbers. While this is not a new...




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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Four Ways to Land Your First Health Plan CustomerNavigating the pathways to land your first customers in digital health requires more than a product and mere enthusiasm; it requires...


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REVIEWS, SURVEYS, PREDICTIONS Telerehabilitation and telemonitoring interventions programs used In Cystic FibrosisCystic fibrosis causes mucus to build up in the lungs, digestive tract, and other areas. It is the most common chronic lung disease in...


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HEALTHCARE Oncology Software: The Digital Backbone of Cancer CareThe complex and dynamic landscape of multimodal cancer care is boosting demand for oncology-specific technological innovations. The need...


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DEALS & COMPANY NEWS How Amazon, Google, Microsoft are working with health systemsHospitals and health systems continue to partner with Big Tech companies to further their digital transformations. Here are nine of those...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS We Put Aside the Hype and Asked CEOs What They’re Actually Planning for AIThe headlines are full of grand and sometimes terrifying speculation about the potential of artificial intelligence. At Yale SOM’s CEO...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS The Resilience Of Early Stage European Health-Tech Start UpsA review of health tech in Europe with a focus on the UK, France and Germany by Octopus ventures. With this report, we hope to offer a...


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HEALTHCARE Navigating the Journey from CMO and Physician to PatientEven with my “VIP” access to the healthcare system as a physician who practiced in my community, I’m still struggling to coordinate my...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Insights on the FTC's Approach to Digital Health CompaniesIn this episode of "Counsel That Cares," privacy and cybersecurity attorney Ashley Thomas discusses the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)...


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HEALTHCARE BRICS nations urged to promote use of digital health technologiesBRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) member states have been urged to solidify efforts to promote the use of digital...


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REVIEWS, SURVEYS, PREDICTIONS A Holistic Review of Cyber–Physical–Social Systems: New Directions and OpportunitiesA Cyber–Physical–Social System (CPSS) is an evolving subset of Cyber–Physical Systems (CPS), which involve the interlinking of the cyber,...


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REVIEWS, SURVEYS, PREDICTIONS Human Factors Considerations for Quantifiable Human States in Physical Human–Robot InteractionThe successful integration of robots as domestic service providers in our lives requires them to possess efficient manipulation...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS The SPAC King Grants an Audience to His Former SubjectsVenture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya made suckers out of investors. Now he’s back to taunt them. Chamath Palihapitiya, the former SPAC...


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EVIDENCE & REGULATION Swiss Medtechs Contrast EU MDR ‘Chaos’ With Picture Of US Regulatory EfficiencyThe EU is dropping down the list of launch markets for medtech innovation Swiss Medtechs Contrast EU MDR ‘Chaos’ With Picture Of US...


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FOR COMPANIES & INVESTORS Google Is Rapidly Becoming A Healthcare PowerhouseHealthcare is a complicated industry, muddled by a variety of intricately woven challenges, delicacies, and nuances that are unique to...






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