‘Smart pills’ with chips, cameras and robotic parts raise legal, ethical questions

‘Smart pills’ with chips, cameras and robotic parts raise legal, ethical questions


Publication Title
The Washington Post
Publication/Creation Date
May 24 2014
Creators/Contributors
Ariana Eunjung Cha (creator)
George Savage (contributor)
Proteus Digital Health (contributor)
Scripps Translational Science Institute (contributor)
Eric Topol (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
This article explores the development of "smart pill" medical devices used by medical patients and discusses the possible "scientific, legal, and ethical" questions regarding these "smart pills".
HCI Platform
Ingestible
Location on Body
Digestive Tract
Source
https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/smart-pills-with-chips-cameras-and-robotic-parts-raise-legal-ethical-questions/2014/05/24/6f6d715e-dabb-11e3-b745-87d39690c5c0_story.html

Date archived
May 15 2020
Last edited
November 5 2020
How to cite this entry
Ariana Eunjung Cha. (May 24 2014). "‘Smart pills’ with chips, cameras and robotic parts raise legal, ethical questions". The Washington Post. WP Company LLC, WP Company LLC. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/4552