Category Archives: Primary Care

Use of motion sensors to diagnose anxiety and depression in children

This article describes a study undertaken in partnership between the University of Vermont and the University of Michigan that used motion sensors to analyze the reactions of children to a mood induction task. This analysis was used to diagnose “internalizing

Use of motion sensors to diagnose anxiety and depression in children

This article describes a study undertaken in partnership between the University of Vermont and the University of Michigan that used motion sensors to analyze the reactions of children to a mood induction task. This analysis was used to diagnose “internalizing

Detecting Urinary Tract Infections with Machine Learning

Researchers at the University of Surrey’s Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing used a method called Non-negative Matrix Factorisation to identify patients with dementia living at home with high risk of UTI. The study took data from at-home activity,

Detecting Urinary Tract Infections with Machine Learning

Researchers at the University of Surrey’s Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing used a method called Non-negative Matrix Factorisation to identify patients with dementia living at home with high risk of UTI. The study took data from at-home activity,

Video Game to Combat Chronic Back Pain

This article, titled “Can video game exercises help chronic low back pain?”, focuses on a research team which developed an exercise video game to combat chronic back pain. Using the Nintendo Wii-Fit-U, the team developed an interactive game with visual

Video Game to Combat Chronic Back Pain

This article, titled “Can video game exercises help chronic low back pain?”, focuses on a research team which developed an exercise video game to combat chronic back pain. Using the Nintendo Wii-Fit-U, the team developed an interactive game with visual

Microbeads to Compete with Bacteria to Reduce Burn Wound Infection Rates

This article, titled “Microbeads to combat infection show promise in burn wound simulations”, focuses on a research team which developed microbeads to reduce bacterial infections in burn wounds. These microbeads are coated in proteins similar to bacteria to make them

Microbeads to Compete with Bacteria to Reduce Burn Wound Infection Rates

This article, titled “Microbeads to combat infection show promise in burn wound simulations”, focuses on a research team which developed microbeads to reduce bacterial infections in burn wounds. These microbeads are coated in proteins similar to bacteria to make them

Smart Bandages for Wound Care

This article, titled “Smart bandages designed to monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds”, focuses on a wearable bandage with biosensors to detect the pH and temperature of a chronic wound. Depending on those variables, certain antibiotics would be released

Smart Bandages for Wound Care

This article, titled “Smart bandages designed to monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds”, focuses on a wearable bandage with biosensors to detect the pH and temperature of a chronic wound. Depending on those variables, certain antibiotics would be released

Mobile clinics and operation rooms to provide care to disaster stricken regions

The World Housing Solution has developed mobile, deployable clinics to provide medical care for areas stricken by disaster.  These vehicles are self powered, customizable units that can be used to provide a number of specialty clinic services as well as

Mobile clinics and operation rooms to provide care to disaster stricken regions

The World Housing Solution has developed mobile, deployable clinics to provide medical care for areas stricken by disaster.  These vehicles are self powered, customizable units that can be used to provide a number of specialty clinic services as well as

Wireless, mobile vital sign device capable of transmitting around the clock data

VitalPatch is a wireless, mobile device that can be used to monitor patients vital signs in real time.  The device is no longer than the length of a finger, can be stuck directly onto the patients skin, and send real-time

Wireless, mobile vital sign device capable of transmitting around the clock data

VitalPatch is a wireless, mobile device that can be used to monitor patients vital signs in real time.  The device is no longer than the length of a finger, can be stuck directly onto the patients skin, and send real-time