This Is How Wearable Computing Will Revolutionize Healthcare

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Clinical settings and emergency rooms will never look the same once augmented reality and other collaborative devices finally make their much vaunted appearance. And as this new video from Wearable Intelligence shows, it could even save our lives.

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The video shows how Google Glass, once integrated with other tools, could be used to assist in the treatment of a man suffering from an acute stroke. In the video, a physician uses the device to call others, pull up medical records, record videos and photos of the patient, take live speech-to-text dictation notes, and even teleconference with specialists.

[ Medgadget ]

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Dr Emilio Lizardo

In the video, a physician uses the device to call others, pull up medical records, record videos and photos of the patient, take live speech-to-text dictation notes, and even teleconference with specialists

If only there were a device that let you do that now.