Doctor Chair Brings Heathcare Into The Living Room

Doctor Chair Brings Heathcare Into The Living Room

Sharp's medical monitoring device monitors health and sends vital statistics to doctors.

John Pugh, BI
  • 23 october 2013

Visiting the doctor’s office can be a time consuming process, especially if it is just for a quick physical exam or follow-up. Not only do you have to spend time in a waiting room with frail people coughing over every surface, but you have to take time out of your day for the privilege, and even then your doctor only has limited minutes to see you. Imagine if patients were able to administer all the necessary tests from home, and then remotely communicate with a doctor for analysis. Not only would doctors visits be much more convenient, but people would be more likely to practice preventative care and get check ups more often.

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