Medical Wearables: Five Scenarios Driving Growth

Medical Wearables: Five Scenarios Driving Growth

The vast majority of current growth in wearable technology has been in the consumer sports and fitness world, but wearables are rapidly expanding in health and medical uses. While there have been pilot projects and exploratory use of wearables in medical use cases for...
ECG chest straps are not as accurate as you might think

ECG chest straps are not as accurate as you might think

Valencell evaluates a lot of wearables in our Biometrics Lab. Last year we completed over 36,000 device tests measuring over 2,000 hours of data collection and validation on biometric wearables. Almost all of this testing uses an electrode-based (ECG) chest strap to...