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Elisa says home asthma monitoring cuts costs by 27%

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 12:12 CET | News
Finnish operator Elisa said a study it carried out into home management of asthma in conjunction with Hameenlinna borough council found the system can reduce health care costs by 27 percent. Remote management could save millions of euros annually for nurses and patients, it said. Under the new treatment process, patients measured their own peak expiratory flow at home using a digital device and remote sensors.

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Companies: Elisa
Countries: Finland
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