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Orthogonals' experts share whitepapers, articles and presentations from the forefront of research in connected medical devices and companion software.  

Software as a Medical Device (SaMD): What It Is & Why It Matters

The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that there are around 1.5 million medical devices globally, across more than 10,000 types. They …

Lifestyle Integration for Medical Devices

The following is excerpted from a new article we’ve just published at MedTech Intelligence titled Lifestyle Integration for Medical Device…

Accelerating Frequent Releases of SaMD with Product Analytics

Executive Summary Product analytics is an integrated set of data about your users’ behaviors that allows you to analyze these behaviors bo…

Patient Engagement and Medical-Grade Lifestyle Devices

The following is excerpted from a new article we’ve just published at MedTech Intelligence titled Building the Next Generation of Wear…

CEOs and other Digital Health Experts on SaMD in 2020

We didn’t predict it on January 1, 2020, but this has been one heck of a year in healthcare and life sciences, especially in terms of …

Looking Back at a Pioneer in DTx and SaMD – Propeller Health in …

In Orthogonal’s digital archives, we recently came across a presentation and extended Q&A session from 2013 at a Chicago Lean Startup …

Operating Medical Devices in Cloud: Experts build consensus on safety

Orthogonal’s Bernhard Kappe and Randy Horton were thrilled to participate in a webinar on December 16, 2020 place that was hosted by our p…

AI and the Design of Medical Devices: It’s Getting Better All Th…

Orthogonal was excited that Bernhard Kappe, our CEO and Founder, spoke at Virtual Engineering Week on Friday, December 4th, 2020 on the topi…