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Vitals Monitoring from 4’ away with a Smartphone

March 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Video Vitals
Engineers at Penn State and Johns Hopkins are collaborating in the development of a heart rate monitor that relies [MORE]

Vista’s Eight Signs Monitoring System

March 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Vita Patch biosensor
Vital signs monitors keep improving, though there may not be a clear winner for the best possible.  This [MORE]

National Lab’s Wearable Vital Signs Monitor

March 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

VitalTag prototype
The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s stick-on “VitalTag” monitors blood pressure, heart rate, respiration, blood oxygen, shock index, and has [MORE]

 A Clinical Commode

March 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Smart” toilet seat
You’ve heard of wearable, ingestible and implantable sensors for distance monitoring. Now from engineers at Rochester Institute of [MORE]

Wearables for Clinical Studies

February 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Spire health tag
Litmus Health (Austin, TX) has published a census of wearable devices that might be used in various situations [MORE]

AI for Measuring Blood Loss

December 4, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Guass uses AI to estimate blood loss
Unless you’re interested in the business side of surgical suppliers, you can skip the [MORE]

Biometric Monitoring Shopping Carts; Get a Grip on It

November 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Shopping cart
Walmart has patented a shopping cart that takes biometric measurements (pulse and temperature) much like the monitors on treadmill [MORE]

Smart Thread for Wearables

August 21, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

EPFL researchers develop a smart thread
Quoting directly: “At the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) researchers have developed a smart thread [MORE]

A Wearable to Detect Pneumonia

April 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Jacket Detects Pneumonia in Children
This piece is about a wearable stethoscope, in the form of a sensored jacket that [MORE]

Winners of Qualcomm’s XPrize

June 6, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Final Frontier XPrize Winner
After five years of competition for the Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize ($2.6m), the company announced the winner—Final Frontier [MORE]

Heart Research on Mt. Kilimanjaro

October 18, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mt. Kilimanjaro
Because the oxygen deprivation at high altitude mimics that of a heart attack, device maker Royal Philips and the [MORE]

Temporary Tattoo Electrodes for Electromyography

August 30, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dry Electrode EMG
To assess muscle conditions, physiologists attach electrodes of either the wet or dry types. But neither are given [MORE]

Implantable Biosensor with Wireless Reporting

August 11, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable Biosensor with Wireless Reporting
Here is the claim: “This is the world’s first chip capable of measuring not just pH [MORE]

Automated Vital Signs Scanning for Trauma Patients in Transit

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

APPRAISE System
Internal hemorrhaging is a life-threatening risk for trauma patients, and every moment toward a correct assessment saves live. To [MORE]