After the Product-Centric Medical Industry – What’s Next?

The new generation of mobile devices and apps have changed the traditional concept of a medical device being purely and exclusively an instrument or system that interacts with a patient and used within a hospital setting or physician’s office.5 In addition to the commercial use of digital technology, there is a growing trend toward using it for clinical studies. Clinical trial software companies have been gaining momentum like TransMed Systems in Oncology and monARC Bionetworks in interstitial lung disease. Today, mobile…