First Digital Pill Approved to Worries About Biomedical ‘Big Brother’ – NY Times

The medicine, an antipsychotic drug, has a sensor that will show doctors whether and when patients are taking it. Other medicines will follow, experts say. Feedback from a medical professional was, “This is all about performance markers and doctors being able to “divorce” non compliant patients, so their reimbursement doesn’t go down. Patients who don’t/ can’t understand or cannot afford medications, or have other barriers are once again the disenfranchised group.”

New York Times Article

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