Items Tagged ‘STMicroelectronics’

November 9, 2009

Mayo testing remote health monitor

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Mayo Clinic is testing a remote health monitor device, or “guardian angel,” it developed with a Swiss company that could snag a piece of a multimillion-dollar market.    STMicroelectronics, which has engineers in Rochester working with doctors, is collaborating with Mayo on a device that monitors a patient’s heart rate, blood pressure, activity levels and […]

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Tags: remote health monitor, STMicroelectronics

November 5, 2009

Mayo Clinic to Telemonitor Heart Patients

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Mayo Clinic is moving toward becoming more of a virtual hospital. The not-for-profit complex just announced a telemedicine collaboration this morning with a Swiss semiconductor company, STMicroelectronics, to monitor the condition of cardiac patients from outside their hospital rooms…   A trial involving 10 patients begins today (Nov. 5). These patients will be monitored while […]

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Tags: STMicroelectronics, telemonitor

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