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2022/08/18

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #22)

The First Part: iCARE, Creating the Health of Workers Around the World

What is “Health and Productivity Management”? This article will provide an explanation of it and introduce the health management system “Carely” provided by iCARE, a company that promotes “Health and Productivity Management.”

Dr. Shinpaku

NEW

2022/08/04

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #21)

The Second Part: TechDoctor Moving Toward an Era Where Data Improves “Wellness”

TechDoctor announced in June of this year that it had raised 500 million Japanese yen in a Series A round. We will explain the company's technology, focusing on an interview with Kazushu Minato, CEO of TechDoctor, a fast-growing medical data analysis startup.

Dr. Shinpaku

NEW

2022/07/21

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #20)

The First Part: TechDoctor Moving Toward an Era Where Data Improves “Wellness”

Digital biomarkers, which can acquire and analyze data that is difficult to obtain with conventional biomarkers, can contribute to shorter time to diagnosis and earlier treatment. The “SelfDoc.” wearable outpatient solution for psychiatry and the “SelfBase” medical data analysis platform developed by TechDoctor, Inc. which is involved in the development of digital biomarkers will be explained.

Dr. Shinpaku

2022/04/14

Dental Treatment Evolving with Digital Technology (Part 3)

The second part: Can Digital Help Handwork? -The Near Future of 3D Dental Printers

Denture production has required the skills of “master craftsmanship,” but digital technology is now assisting in this process. We will direct these questions to Mr. Shiro of Kulzer Japan, the company operating 3D printers, to find out how the widespread use of 3D printers will change the dental field.

Megumi Kamo DDS, PhD.

2022/04/05

Dental Treatment Evolving with Digital Technology (Part 2)

The first part: Can Digital Help Handwork? -The Near Future of 3D Dental Printers

3D printers are now being used in a wide range of fields, and the technology is also being introduced in the field of dentistry. In the second part of the series "Dental Treatment Evolving with Digital Technology" written by dentist-writer Megumi Kamo PhD, 3D printers for dental use will be featured.

Megumi Kamo DDS, PhD.

2022/03/03

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #16)

The first part: Medmain that Creates a World where Necessary Medical Services Can Be Accessed Anywhere, Anytime with AI

There has been a shortage of pathologists in recent years, which has placed a heavy burden on doctors in pathological diagnoses. Medmain Inc. has developed and provided “PidPort,” a pathology AI analysis solution to solve the situations. In this article, Dr. Shinpaku focuses on the product “PidPort.”

Dr. Shinpaku

2022/03/01

Dental Treatment Evolving with Digital Technology (Part 1)

Will Technology Change the Dentistry? -The reality and its backgrounds-

As digitalization in the medical field is accelerating, dental treatment is also transforming with digital technology. In this new series of articles, Megumi Kamo, DDS, PhD., will share the changing dental technologies from her eyes of a clinician.

Megumi Kamo DDS, PhD.

2022/02/16

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #15)

The second part: Flixy Providing Healthcare at the Best Time from a Doctor's Perspective

In this article, Dr. Shinpaku will introduce the contents of his interview with Dr. Kazutaka Yoshinaga, the founder and CEO of Flixy Inc., and explain the new service “Ishiyaku” released by Flixy at the end of last year.

Dr. Shinpaku

2022/02/09

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #14)

The first part: Flixy Providing Healthcare at the Best Time from a Doctor's Perspective

Everyone has had the experience of waiting a very long time to see a doctor at a hospital. Physicians have been working to solve the problem which long waiting times and inefficiencies in medical care, and a service called "Melp WEB Questionnaire" is provided by Flixy Inc. In this article, Dr. Shinpaku, a clinician-writer, will explain some of Flixy's services.

Dr. Shinpaku

2022/01/28

Digital health from a healthcare perspective (Part 3)

“Join”, a Communication App for Medical Professionals that Enables to Share Medical Images Using Smartphones

Clinicians have experienced the situation “There is no specialist in the hospital, but I need immediate instructions”. To address this situation, "Join" is a communication App for medical professionals developed by Japanese start-up, Allm. Dr. Mina Yamada, who has worked as a Gastroenterologist for 10 years, will explain about “Join”.

Mina Yamada M.D.

2021/12/15

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #13)

The second part: OPExPARK, creating a world where doctors can access the best surgery anywhere by digitizing the operating room

In this second part of the series, focusing on the contents of interview that Dr. Shinpaku interviewed Dr. Yasunori Honda, President and CEO of OPExPARK Inc. directly. Besides, Dr.Shinpaku will introduce OPExPARK's surgical education services and future challenges.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/12/03

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #12)

The first part: OPExPARK, creating a world where the best surgery can be achieved anywhere by digitizing the operating room

In this twelfth part of a series by clinician-writer Dr. Shinpaku, he will focus on the technology of OPExPARK, a company whose business is the digitization of operating rooms and educational services.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/11/19

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #11)

The second part: Antaa, aiming for boundaryless healthcare

In this second part of the series, Dr. Shinpaku, a clinician-writer, will focus on the contents of an interview with Dr. Shun Nakayama, CEO of Antaa Inc., to learn more about Antaa's evolving services and future challenges.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/11/08

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #10)

The first part: Antaa, aiming for boundaryless healthcare

In healthcare, there is currently a disparity in the quality of medical services available to patients depending on where they live and their personal knowledge. In this article, we focus on “Antaa Slide”, a service that provides a place for doctors and medical students to share information and learn from each other in order to solve this problem.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/10/15

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #9)

The second part: Optimizing Specialist Medical Resources, Medii

Medii's e-consultation platform is an initiative to provide consultations to specialists who are not in the hospital in order to solve regional healthcare disparities. In this part, the details with actual examples will be explained.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/10/04

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #8)

The first part: Optimizing Specialist Medical Resources, Medii

The shortage of medical specialists in Japan's regional healthcare system has been unresolved for years. Medii's “E-Consultation(E-コンサル🄬)” service was established to solve this problem. In this two-part article, physician writer, Dr. Shinpaku will introduce Medii's out-of-hospital specialist consultation platform that is also used by himself.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/09/09

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #7)

The second part: TXP Medical aims to build a next-generation emergency medical system

TXP Medical, a venture that provides a wide range of medical services, has an academic research department led by a physician, and is also conducting research activities for medical transformation. Following the previous article, we will introduce the company's technology.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/09/07

「ME Journal」

Nihon Kohden Grouped with U.S. Digital Health Company

Patient condition management start-up company becomes a sub-subsidiary
On July 26, Nihon Kohden (NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION)  signed an agreement to acquire Advanced Medical Predictive Devices, Diagnostics and Displays (AMP3D), a U.S. company engaged in the research and development of algorithms and display software for patient condition management.

ME Journal

2021/08/26

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #6)

The first part: TXP Medical aims to build a next-generation emergency medical system

With the arrival of the fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, emergency medicine and patient triage are now the focus of attention. In this column, Dr. Shinpaku, a physician-writer, introduces the various services of TXP Medical, a venture company that is expected to revolutionize the emergency medical system.

Dr. Shinpaku

2021/07/16

Technology of Japanese start-up featured by doctors (Series #5)

The second part: AMI to conduct research and development of Super Stethoscope and remote auscultation system

In this second part of the column, the author, Dr. Shinpaku, focused on AMI's technology and “the COVID-19 Remote Auscultation Project,” which led him to know about AMI.

Dr. Shinpaku

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