The Final Say on Pulse Oximeters

Thanks to Apple, the once-buzzy medical devices are back in the news

Photo by Syed Ali on Unsplash

Remember pulse oximeters? In the early days of the pandemic, the small, clothespin-like devices, used to measure the amount of oxygen in the blood, had a brief moment in the spotlight thanks in part to a widely read op-ed in the New York Times suggesting they could help identify undetected…

--

--

--

A blog from Medium for Covid-19 news, advice, and commentary.

Recommended from Medium

What’s the Deal With ‘Virus Shut-Out’ Necklaces?

2 Years On …

What’s the Deal With the ‘Plandemic’ Conspiracy Video?

A mathematical model and forecast for the coronavirus disease COVID-19 in Germany

CDC To Require Negative COVID-19 Test Result From Air Passengers Entering U.S.

CDC To Require Negative COVID-19 Test Result From Air Passengers Entering U.S.

The Latest: A third vaccine may be on its way

How to Prevent Coronavirus: 5 Things You Should Do

COVID-19 is no car accident

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.

More from Medium

Easing the Burden of Student Debt

“That’s the kind of additional information that gives us a strategic edge”

Images of Liz Rilley of AFL-CIO, Tim Zhu of CWA, and Phil Harding of UAW,

“The Kettle’s On Boil!”

Day Two Of The Walk Across CT 2022