Keyword: Data acquisition and handling

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Features: AR/AI
The FDA will focus on data management and digitizing healthcare.
R&D: Wearables
The fabric-fiber has digital capabilities to collect, store, and analyze data using a neural network.
R&D: Test & Measurement
NIST researchers are in the early stages of a massive undertaking to design and build a fleet of tiny ultra-sensitive thermometers.
Features: Medical
An industry expert offers tips for overload protection of defibrillators and ultrasound machines used in critical cardiac care.
Applications: Manufacturing & Prototyping
To produce an additively manufactured prosthesis, REJOINT starts by 3D modelling the patient’s CT scan.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The technology provides insight into the mechanics of viral transfer.
Briefs: Medical
The system looks for chemical indicators found in sweat.
R&D: Wearables
A wrist-mounted device continuously tracks the entire human hand in 3D.
Features: IoMT
A secure communications channel protects the privacy and integrity of a patient’s information
R&D: Medical
A device to directly measure blood oxygen saturation in a fetus during labor could both reduce the rate of cesarean sections and improve outcomes in difficult deliveries.
Global Innovations: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A single-strained electronic skin sensor, powered by deep learning, can capture human motion from a distance.
R&D: Medical
Researchers are working to use unique properties of materials to develop novel electronic devices that allow efficient interaction with biological substrates — specifically neural networks and the brain.
Features: Design
Nakhjiri is a veteran in creating emerging technologies and loves dealing with their ambiguities and challenges.
R&D: AR/AI

Researchers have developed a technology that reveals the criteria AI systems use when making decisions. The innovative Spectral Relevance Analysis (SpRAy) method based on Layer-wise Relevance...

Features: Regulations/Standards

Now that medical devices are being labeled and uniquely identified to meet the requirements of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Unique Device Identifier...

R&D: Medical

Researchers have compiled a massive dataset that enables an AI system to recognize objects through touch alone. Signals are collected by a user wearing a sensor-packed glove while handling a...

Features: Regulations/Standards

Companies regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) need to establish current good manufacturing practices (CGMPs) as part of Title 21 CFR part 820 requirements. This...

Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition

The next generation of hearing aids might match a listener's brainwaves with the “soundprint” of a speaker's voice, using that information to automatically turn up the...

Briefs: Medical

A state-of-the-art brain-machine interface created by UC San Francisco neuroscientists can generate natural-sounding synthetic speech by using brain activity to control a virtual vocal tract...

Features: Manufacturing & Prototyping

In the injectable drug-delivery industry, expectations for improved patient experiences with administration and at-home delivery of therapeutic regimens are evolving. Products that combine the...

Features: Electronics & Computers

Over the past few years, healthcare organizations have increasingly become one of the leading targets for cyber criminals with data breaches exposing personal patient...

Briefs: Medical

Optical fibers make the Internet happen. They are fine threads of glass, as thin as a human hair, produced to transmit light. Optical fibers carry thousands of gigabits of...

Features: Medical

In 2017, the healthcare industry experienced a dramatic surge in cyberattacks. Thousands of healthcare organizations around the world suffered various attacks...

Briefs: AR/AI

Epileptic seizures strike with little warning, and nearly one third of people living with epilepsy are resistant to treatment that controls these attacks. More than 250,000 Australians...

Features: Connectivity

In hospitals and healthcare institutions, the sheer amount of patient metrics to track for the staff of doctors and nurses can be been a point of contention....

Features: Software

We live in a fast-changing world that is delivering rapid advances in technology and greater consumer expectations. Along with changing...

Features: Electronics & Computers

Technology is transforming many aspects of the healthcare industry, and the patient care experience is an important facet of the healthcare ecosystem. With the advent of the...

Features: Medical

The population is aging, and more people need health support, which is having a big impact on the overall spend in medical care. Due to this situation, authorities and health insurance...

Features: Medical

Close metabolic control through glucose monitoring is a well-known way for persons with diabetes to maintain good health and avoid medical complications. The current...

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