COPD

Kaia Health gets $75m for digital solution to strains and pains of pandemic workplace

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Kaia Health has just announced a $75 million funding round for its technology, aimed at improving musculoskeletal (MSK) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) care. Founder and CEO Konstantin Mehl spoke to pharmaphorum’s news editor Richard Staines about why these treatments will be in demand… Read More »Kaia Health gets $75m for digital solution to strains and pains of pandemic workplace

Digital Therapeutics Startup Kaia Health Raises $75M to Optimize MSK & COPD Care

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What You Should Know: – Digital therapeutics company, Kaia Health, has raised $75M Series C round (total: $125M) to expand clinical capabilities and transform the treatment path for Musculoskeletal (MSK) and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) care in the U.S. and Europe. – The Series C round was led… Read More »Digital Therapeutics Startup Kaia Health Raises $75M to Optimize MSK & COPD Care

Highmark Health Taps Verily to Build Digital Health Tools for Living Health Model

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What You Should Know: – Highmark Health has engaged Verily to build out digital health tools for patients and analytics solutions for Highmark’s clinicians as part of its Living Health model. This marks the first collaboration of its kind for Verily, Google Cloud and a partner.   – Highmark Health… Read More »Highmark Health Taps Verily to Build Digital Health Tools for Living Health Model

ViewPoints Interview: Kaia Health’s Jonas Duss Shares Insights on COPD Pulmonary Rehabilitation App

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In a recent interview with PharmaShots, Jonas Duss, US CEO and Co-Founder at Kaia Health shared his views on the Kaia Health’s COPD Pulmonary Rehabilitation App and their collaboration with Chiesi Group to commercialize the app in EU. Shots: Kaia Health signs an exclusive agreement… Read More »ViewPoints Interview: Kaia Health’s Jonas Duss Shares Insights on COPD Pulmonary Rehabilitation App

ViewPoints Interview: GSK’s Dr. Riju Ray Shares Insights on the Role of Community-Based Pulmonologists in Improving COPD Management Among PCPs

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In a recent interview with PharmaShots, Dr. Riju Ray, MD, PhD, Senior Medical Lead at GSK, leading US medical affairs across asthma and COPD shared his views on how community-based pulmonologists are improving COPD management and education among referring PCPs. Shots: Pulmonologists identified 12 strong… Read More »ViewPoints Interview: GSK’s Dr. Riju Ray Shares Insights on the Role of Community-Based Pulmonologists in Improving COPD Management Among PCPs

Wolters Kluwer Launches Alexa Skill to Keep Patients Engaged With Their Care Team at Home

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What You Should Know: – Wolters Kluwer, Health launches new Alexa skill, Emmi Care Plan to keep patients engaged with their care team at home following discharge from the hospital. – Using a natural dialogue that automatically adjusts to patient responses, customers can engage with… Read More »Wolters Kluwer Launches Alexa Skill to Keep Patients Engaged With Their Care Team at Home

Health Innovators: David Van Sickle on digital innovation in respiratory medicine

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In the first episode of our Health Innovators series, Paul Tunnah speaks to David Van Sickle, CEO of Propeller Health about how digital technologies are revolutionising the field of respiratory medicine. The post Health Innovators: David Van Sickle on digital innovation in respiratory medicine appeared… Read More »Health Innovators: David Van Sickle on digital innovation in respiratory medicine

Mayo Clinic Launches Vocal Biomarker Study for Pulmonary Hypertension Detection

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What You Should Know: – Mayo Clinic announced a collaboration with Vocalis Health to to research and develop new voice-based tools for screening, detecting and monitoring patient health, beginning with a study to identify vocal biomarkers to detect pulmonary hypertension (PH). – The clinical validation… Read More »Mayo Clinic Launches Vocal Biomarker Study for Pulmonary Hypertension Detection

AstraZeneca’s Trixeo Aerosphere Receives CHMP’s Recommendation for Approval to Treat COPD

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Shots: The CHMP’s positive opinion is based on P-III ETHOS & KRONOS studies, which are a part of AstraZeneca’s P-III ATHENA program assessing Trixeo Aerosphere in 15500+ patients globally across 11 trials P-III ETHOS study results reported that triple-combination therapy showed a reduction in the… Read More »AstraZeneca’s Trixeo Aerosphere Receives CHMP’s Recommendation for Approval to Treat COPD

Innovaccer, CareSignal Partner to Enable Deviceless Remote Patient Monitoring

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What You Should Know: – Innovaccer has recently partnered with CareSignal to address healthcare’s urgent need amidst the COVID-19 pandemic: to create and maintain solid, clinically actionable relationships with patients in a new set of predominantly virtual care. – CareSignal offers evidence-based end-to-end support services… Read More »Innovaccer, CareSignal Partner to Enable Deviceless Remote Patient Monitoring

AstraZeneca’s Breztri Aerosphere Receives the US FDA’s Approval for the Maintenance Treatment of COPD

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Shots: The approval is based on P-III ETHOS study assessing of Breztri Aerosphere (budesonide/glycopyrronium/formoterol fumarate) vs dual therapies [Bevespi Aerosphere (glycopyrronium/formoterol fumarate) and PT009 (budesonide/formoterol fumarate)] with mod. to sev. COPD and a history of exacerbation(s) in the previous year The P-III ETHOS study demonstrated… Read More »AstraZeneca’s Breztri Aerosphere Receives the US FDA’s Approval for the Maintenance Treatment of COPD

Reducing Respiratory Failure Readmissions While COPD Is on the Rise

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<div class="right-align"> <a class="btn btn-blue _gt" data-category="Hospital" data-action="Click-Button" data-label="Blog-Reducing Respiratory Failure Readmissions While COPD Is on the Rise" href="https://www.kindredhealthcare.com/docs/default-source/default-document-library/kindred-respiratory-failure-whitepaper.pdf?sfvrsn=74f58dea_2" title="Reducing Respiratory Failure Readmissions While COPD Is on the Rise" target="_blank">Download this article as a PDF</a></div> <br /> <p>Diagnoses of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) have… Read More »Reducing Respiratory Failure Readmissions While COPD Is on the Rise