Connected medicine is about using new technologies to improve patient health. The first such product to achieve wide success is the smartwatch. In addition to smartphone apps, we are also seeing the development of telemedicine, remote monitoring and remote diagnosis of patients. In terms of financing, the market will be worth some €400 billion by 2022. “Today, 80% of French people are in favour of using smart techology in healthcare. It is also a solution to the problem of uneven access to healthcare, particularly in rural areas, and the distance between some practitioners and their patients,” explains Dr Thierry Desjardins, Neurosurgeon and co-founder of SURGISAFE.
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Date : 23/02/18
Country : France, Paris