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How Integration of Consumer and Medical Devices is Reshaping Clinical Trials

The advent of continuous data monitoring using wearable
technology and other connectable medical devices has opened
the door to new insights into the lives of patients and their
treatment interactions. However, as with all technological
advances, it has also created a number of challenges for
sponsors, which technology vendors must understand and
overcome before incorporating such devices into patient data
capture solutions. In this piece, Dr Chris Watson, Director of
Product Strategy, Exco InTouch, talks about the usage of
consumer- and medical-grade products.