Telemedicine will be launched this year in France

Unless the situation requires a direct physical examination, consulting a physical remotely by videoconference should be possible as of September 2018. The High Authority of Health (HAS)affirmed all types of medical cases should be able to be subject to remote consultation, under certain conditions. The Hospital, Patients, Health and Territories Act of 21 July 2009 provides acts […]


FDA approves the sale of the first medical device using AI to detect diabetic retinopathy

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gaves its approvalon April 11 for the launch of a first medical device using artificial intelligence to detect adiabetic retinopathy from a photo. This device was developed by the American company IDx, founded by the ophthalmologist Dr. Michael Abramoffin 2010. Aiming to provide access to eye care to as many […]


Google augmented reality microscope could help detect cancer instantly

A prototype augmented reality microscope, introduced by Google, allows doctors to visualize cancer cells in real time. The Augmented Reality Microscope (ARM) prototype, which can help diagnose patients with cancer, was presented by Google at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research. This microscope, in appearance similar to a conventional one, has innovative […]