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Apple medical trials shed light on how HealthKit will work

Apple medical trials shed light on how HealthKit will work

Will track blood sugar, pressure levels.
Sep 16 2014 6:57AM
Apple readies HealthKit rollout amid tangled regulatory web

Apple readies HealthKit rollout amid tangled regulatory web

In discussions with health providers.
Aug 12 2014 4:59PM
Patient data revealed in medical device hack

Patient data revealed in medical device hack

US Government takes over ownership of medical vulnerability research.
Jan 18 2013 8:11AM
Patient data revealed in medical device hack

Patient data revealed in medical device hack

DHS steps in, takes ownership of medical vulnerability research.
Jan 17 2013 8:25PM
MyPD emergency ID service to expand overseas

MyPD emergency ID service to expand overseas

Going global.
Nov 28 2012 6:00AM
Hacked terminals capable of causing pacemaker deaths

Hacked terminals capable of causing pacemaker deaths

Security holes enable attackers to switch off pacemakers, rewrite firmware from 30 feet away.
Oct 17 2012 12:33PM
AusCERT2012: Calls for real-time drug reporting

AusCERT2012: Calls for real-time drug reporting

Pseudoephedrine blocks not enough.
May 18 2012 11:43AM
Insulin pumps can be hacked

Insulin pumps can be hacked

Like "getting root on the body".
Aug 5 2011 1:00PM
Apple's Steve Jobs takes medical leave

Apple's Steve Jobs takes medical leave

Stock tumbles on surprise news.
Jan 18 2011 6:54AM
ResMed reviews trigen for data centre

ResMed reviews trigen for data centre

Long term cost fears trigger review.
Mar 31 2010 10:25AM
Hackers hold US medical data hostage

Hackers hold US medical data hostage

Hackers have taken control of the Virginia Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) and are demanding a US$10 million ransom for the return of patient’s records.
May 6 2009 10:19AM
Medical data leakage rampant on P2P networks

Medical data leakage rampant on P2P networks

The risk of patient information disclosures on peer-to-peer (P2P) networks is much higher than if a health care worker loses a laptop or removable storage device, according to new research.
Feb 12 2009 12:47PM
GPET overhauls doctor education report systems

GPET overhauls doctor education report systems

General Practice Education and Training (GPET) – the organisation that oversees GP training programs on behalf of the government – has set up a new data warehouse and BI system to report internally and to government.
Nov 29 2008 3:15PM
Microsoft study finds the internet can make you sicker

Microsoft study finds the internet can make you sicker

A study by Microsoft researchers has found that the internet has a tendency to fuel anxiety among users who self-diagnose illnesses using web site information.
Nov 27 2008 12:10AM
Americans demand online access to medical records

Americans demand online access to medical records

Experts have called for uniform standards to protect personal health information regardless of where it is stored..
Jun 16 2008 3:23PM
Proliferating HIPAA complaints and medical record breaches

Proliferating HIPAA complaints and medical record breaches

The number of complaints regarding violations of the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) continue to increase each year in tandem with an increase in breaches of medical records.
May 27 2008 2:06PM
3D ultrasound wand to aid autonomous robotic surgeons

3D ultrasound wand to aid autonomous robotic surgeons

Researchers have developed ultrasound extensions to contemporary medical robots that could make surgical procedures safer for patients.
May 8 2008 3:04PM
Pacemakers vulnerable to attack

Pacemakers vulnerable to attack

Heart patients beware: If you feel a sudden jolt to your chest, it may be that someone has hacked into your pacemaker, according to recent research that investigated security problems affecting pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs).
Mar 17 2008 10:02AM
Storm makes house calls: New messages lead to bogus medical sites, evade filters

Storm makes house calls: New messages lead to bogus medical sites, evade filters

The notorious Storm worm botnet, which has mounted phishing attacks on major banks and spawned several waves of holiday-themed messages in recent weeks, is generating spam that directs recipients to bogus medical sites, Websense has warned.
Jan 31 2008 10:47AM
Boffins send medical robot on Fantastic Voyage

Boffins send medical robot on Fantastic Voyage

World first puts miniature robot inside an artery.
Mar 20 2007 1:11PM

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