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Business Moment: Wearable Technology Predicts and Prevents a Diabetic Crisis

Published: 17 June 2016

ID: G00303097

Analyst(s): Richard Gibson, M.D., Stephen Davies, Thomas J. Handler, M.D.


Wearable technology is driving new approaches in proactive healthcare patient monitoring, support and, ultimately, treatment. The IoT enables opportunities for CIOs and IT leaders in value creation, alternate service delivery models, improved patient experience and quality of life.

Table Of Contents


  • Digital Business Brings Potential for Numerous Business Moments
  • Example: Improving Diabetic Care With Wearable Technology
  • Implications of This Business Moment
  • Digital Health Developments Since Publication
  • What Is Digital Business?

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