10 May, 2016
Researchers Hope This Invention Could Wave Away Medical Data Hacks
Doctors’ scrawls on prescription pads and medical folders are so analog.
These days, they’re prescribing and keeping track of patients’ records using digital devices connected to wireless networks, sometimes remotely. More medical devices are also becoming increasingly small and wearable; they often connect with a handheld controller or even your smartphone through Bluetooth or Wi-Fi, sometimes sending the data directly to physicians.