The CE marked eyemate® presents a digital health solutions, enabling improved therapy guidance and thus protection of glaucoma patients eyesight.
The eyemate® system consists of a permanent implantable and biocompatible micro sensor, responsible for intraocular pressure measurements. The micro sensor is powered and read out by an external hand-held device. The operation of this patient hand-held device is simple and reliable. The data will then be transmitted via a wireless data connection to a secure internet-based database. Thus, the eye doctor can monitor the therapeutic response and adjust therapy early on, in case of elevated intraocular pressure, avoiding further loss of vision. The eyemate smartphone app will provide helpful information about the disease status and the therapy success to the patient and a medication schedule can be established, which reminds the patient automatically when he/her has to apply his/her glaucoma medication.
The various forms and types of glaucoma and the different patient situations are addressed by various versions of the eyemate micro-sensor.