Frequently asked questions
I'm a practitioner. What can I expect from Miro?
Miro allows you to assign your patients specialty neurobehavioral assessments for Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, late-life depression, mild cognitive impariment, stroke, or traumatic brain injury. A doctor at Miro interprets the results, writes a report, and proposes a care plan. The interpreted results and care plan are sent to the patient's EMR where you can view them.
How do patients interact with Miro?
Miro emails patients and guides them through web-based questionnaires and a downloadable mobile application with self-administrable cognitive, behavioral, and psychiatric assessments.
I'm an independent practitioner, how do I use Miro in my practice?
Miro is limiting clinical use to our Early Partners Program, only.
I'm a practitioner within a healthcare organization, how can I use Miro?
Check with your organization to understand their policy on the use of new devices. You may be able to use Miro independently, or it may be that you can only use Miro if your organization uses Miro.
Has Miro been approved by the FDA?
Miro has been designated by the FDA as a Breakthrough Device. Miro is available for automated assessment and results calculation. Miro results must currently be interpreted by a specialty clinical practitioner at Miro. Miro is conducting pivotal studies for FDA Clearance as a stand-alone diagnostic for MCI including automated results interpretation.
What is Miro's Intended Use
Remote assessment and interpreted reports of cognitive, neurological, and psychiatric function; collaborative care plans; status monitoring
What are Miro's Indications?
The diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)
Differential diagnostic support and care planning for brain conditions including: MCI, stroke, cancer, depression, Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders (ADRD), Parkinson’s spectrum disorders (PSD), aphasia, traumatic brain injury/ concussion, and other brain-affecting conditions
Where does Miro sit in the care continuum?
- Preventive brain healthcare
Differential diagnostic support
Ongoing status monitoring
What are Miro's benefit categories?
Preventive services and chronic disease management
Emergency brain health services
Ambulatory brain health services
Rehabilitative brain health services
Are there alternatives to using Miro?
The FDA determined that no predicate devices exist for Miro. However, Miro assesses the motor, speech, language, cognitive, and emotional functions that are typically performed in one-on-one visits by doctors.
What evidence has been generated to prove Miro's validity?
Evidence generated demonstrates
Test Retest Reliability
Sensitivity and Specificity for MCI
Positive Predictive Value for MCI
Negative Predictive Value for MCI Publications include Sloan et al., Clinical Neurology