Digital Health Vital Signs

Vital signs are measurements of the body’s most basic functions.

Real time health monitoring devices provide real time analysis of the patient’s health parameters. Increasing aging population, surging healthcare expenses, and an increase in the occurrence of chronic diseases is driving healthcare stakeholders to follow remote health management.

Real time health monitoring devices in the healthcare sector benefits in tracking and monitoring the health of the patients to improve their quality of life and avoids preventable deaths.

The more the data is collected and analyzed, the better medical insights gained. Wearable devices in healthcare, convenience in using these smart devices, their cost-effectiveness, and increased awareness about health management are some of the factors propelling the growth of the real time health monitoring devices market.

Globally health monitoring devices adoption in healthcare is increasing because of the escalating demands of the smart technologies. Asia-Pacific is estimated to be the fastest-growing market. Growing demand for wearable technology, a rapidly growing customer base, and the presence of a vast patient pool is expected to drive the growth of this market in the Asia-Pacific region. (extracted summary)

The four main vital signs routinely monitored by medical professionals and health care providers include the following:
Body temperature
Heart rate
Respiration rate (blood oxygen SpO2)
Blood pressure

Vital signs are useful in detecting or monitoring medical problems. Vital signs can be measured in a medical setting, at home, at the site of a medical emergency, or elsewhere.