DISEASE MANAGEMENT: Innovations Losing Backing to eHealth?
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door, right? Well, maybe. High-tech medical entrepreneurs with promising products for disease management are finding that promise and profitability often aren't enough to attract the attention of a venture capital market that's just wild about ehealth. California Healthline columnist Stephen Robitaille examines the challenges and frustrations of those medical mousetrap makers.
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