Digitalizing healthcare

An independent life despite heart failure

Maintaining autonomy in old age, despite heart disease - explore how telemedicine can already contribute to this today.

4 min
Published on March 14, 2022

Shortness of breath, swelling in the legs, and fatigue – these are all symptoms that frequently accompany chronic heart failure. One in 20 people in Germany lives with the condition. In the future, remote monitoring of patient vital signs could help detect early indications of deteriorating cardiac function and allow patients to receive medical care in the comfort of their own homes.