A Watches Longitudinal Study for Cardiac Patients

Don Wickelgren
March 26, 2021

I think this shows us the future we will see shortly. Any patient with a cardiac concern will be utilizing a wrist device to keep up with them day to day and trigger doctor office visits.
This looks at Apple watches which is not ideal due to the frequent charging need and challenges with seniors and tech. There are already low-cost, better battery life devices.

Reference: https://www.tomsguide.com/amp/news/the-apple-watch-has-a-new-medical-ability-study-reveals


Don Wicklegren is Xilium's founder. He is a technologist by profession who started his career pre-internet in remote medical technology and learning. He has worked in both small and large corporations with world-wide remote staff and became a part of the team who developed the first commercial internet. As an entrepreneur, he started his first technology company in 2001. In Xilium, he focuses on innovating solutions for the US healthcare system.