Spiromagic and telemedicine
Spiromagic is a smartphone based spirometer. It consists of an electronic device to measure your lungs and an app that can receive the measurements. Spiromagic is ready to be acceptet by telemedicin. You can buy Spiromagic so you can measure yourself at home or on the road. Spiromagic can measure a person’s lung function and hereby let the person know more about his/her lung function.
Spiromagic register changes over time and the user has a possibility to intervene if the physical measured condition becomes better/worse. The information is transferred wirelessly from the electronic device, spirometer, to a smartphone and you have the possibility to share this information with others. If you send your measurement to a doctor be aware ,that Spiromagic first will be approved as a telemedical device during 2015. Telemedicin is getting more widespread and Spiromagic supports this.
The user has a possibility to see historial graphs for FEV1, PEF, FVC, and the lung function percent.
- COPD = Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
- FEV1 = forced expiratory volume in the first second.
- FVC = Forced vital capacity.
- PEF = Peak Expiratory Flow.