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Long Distance Medical Tracking Of Mt. Everest Climbers Could Be Used By Doctors In Monitoring Patients

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December 19, 2000
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Yale University
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The same technology used to monitor the vital signs of climbers ascending Mt. Everest also could be utilized by physicians to keep watch over patients when the patients are home, according to a study by a Yale researcher and collaborators.

The same technology used to monitor the vital signs of climbers ascending Mt. Everest also could be utilized by physicians to keep watch over patients when the patients are home, according to a study by a Yale researcher and collaborators.


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