Chronius received funding from the EU and was the research was led by Italian telehealth provider TeSAN
Besides keeping patients remotely connected to their carers, the system could help reduce hospital visits
The Chronius project has developed a T-shirt fitted with sensors to remotely monitor patients with chronic diseases
No one likes going to the doctor. There's the inevitable wait in the waiting room before eventually being ushered into the office of the harried doctor who spends most of his day dealing with relatively minor complaints or simple follow-up visits. Then, of course, there's the bill. But what if patients could get a check up without having to actually visit the doctor? A smart T-shirt fitted with various sensors is designed to do just that.
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