Technically speaking

December 2008
Marketing Health Services;Winter2008, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p5
Academic Journal
This article discusses the development of health self-care devices including the Zume Life Inc. Zuri device, which monitors patient compliance with medication requirements. Similar devices under development by Intel Corp. and Microsoft Corp. are also noted. Efforts to digitize and share medical records as a cost saving and self-care measure are also addressed.


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