Stanford's Heart Pump for Remote Monitoring

Stanford recently announced the launch of trials for a new Heart Pump that is capable of being monitored remotely. This is a very exciting announcement, considering the implications it can have in the advancement of heart related healthcare. Heart related complications are probably among the top three reasons for health related deaths in the world. With the arrival of sensors and technology capable of detecting the slightest of changes, such devices will be a boon to the patients not only for their health but also in avoiding huge healthcare costs that are orders of magnitude higher in US than almost any other country in the world.

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