The device helps asthmatic patients monitor their condition with peak flow monitoring.
Peak flow monitoring for asthmatic patients is important for tracking the results of treatment plans, and being able to monitor airflow gives an immediate objective answer to how someone with asthma is doing. Having accurate records over time can help the patient and their healthcare team keep the condition under control by spotting variations.
The Microlife PF 100 is a digital monitor that measures forced expiratory volume and peak expiratory flow (PEF). The device can store up to 240 readings, which can easily be transferred to a computer via the USB port. The display screen shows the patient their results and uses an easy to understand, colour-coded results indicator. The PF 100 is easy to use, portable and comes with a carrying bag.
Hailie is another smart device supporting those who have asthma – The device fits over inhalers and transmits usage data to a mobile app. It helps patients track when they have taken their medication and reminds them of missed doses.