WEARABLE HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGY – THE REGULATORY PERSPECTIVE

  • Anand M Akshay JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India
  • M P Venkatesh JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India
  • Pramod T.M. Kumar JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

Abstract

The world today isn’t the one which it was yesterday. With the continuing evolution in technology and technological
applications on medical field, innovative products and services have been emerging every day. Wearable gadgets
have risen up as revolution in the medical field for patient care. A number of tech giants are pouring into this
segment; wearables have already shown an impact on various fields such as communication and navigation; but
perhaps the greatest potential lies in healthcare. With this article, an attempt has been made to unlock the potential of
wearable healthcare technology and the regulatory aspects imparted on them currently.
 

Keywords: Wearables, Wearable technology, Wearable healthcare gadgets.

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Author Biographies

Anand M Akshay, JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

M P Venkatesh, JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

Pramod T.M. Kumar, JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, S.S. Nagar, Mysuru 570015, Karnataka, India

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Akshay, A. M., M. P. Venkatesh, and P. T. Kumar. “WEARABLE HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGY – THE REGULATORY PERSPECTIVE”. International Journal of Drug Regulatory Affairs, Vol. 4, no. 1, Feb. 2016, pp. 1-5, doi:10.22270/ijdra.v4i1.13.