GPS sensor monitors inhaler use to bring asthma under control
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Asthma is something that many sufferers have simply learned to accept. However, monitoring when and where an inhaler is used can help inform prescriptions and bring the condition under a greater degree of control. In order to make such tracking possible, Asthmapolis have created the Spiroscout. In Asthmapolis’s own words, “as few as a quarter of patients have good control [of their asthma]. Unfortunately, physicians have few tools to identify those patients who need more help controlling the disease before they suffer a severe and costly exacerbation.” The first Spiroscout GPS sensor was tested by Asthmapolis in 2009 to track…
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