«Smart pills will improve the quality of diagnostics and treatment for patients. At the same time, certain issues need to be sorted before such IoT-based medicines can be adopted extensively in healthcare.»

«Despite the vast progress made in healthcare already, there will always be room for further improvement. For instance, the speed and accuracy of diagnosis can be boosted for certain ailments in patients. Fast and accurate diagnosis is necessary for doctors to know the type of medicine, therapy or surgery needed for treating patients suffering from such ailments. The use of smart pills in healthcare promises to meet the speed and accuracy requirements in diagnostics. Smart pills join a long list of IoT-based applications that are revolutionizing healthcare today. Apart from IoT, smart pills also use nanotechnology to make them even more efficient in data extraction despite their compactness.»

Article written by Naveen Joshi