"HyperShear in a Channel": A Microfluidic Facsimile of Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices to Reduce Thrombotic Risk and Enhance Patient Safety

Dimasi, Annalisa ;   Consolo, Filippo ;   Valerio, Lorenzo ;   Rasponi, Marco ;   Tran, Phat ;   Redaelli, Alberto ;   Bluestein, Danny ;   Slepian, Marvin J.

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsLab-on-a-chip

Thrombosis of mechanical circulatory support devices ? e.g. ventricular assist devices (VADs) may have life-threatening consequences....

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A Graphical User Interface for Monitoring Micrographia

Zhi, Naiqian ;   Jaeger, Beverly K. ;   Gouldstone, Andrew ;   Sipahi, Rifat

Tags POC Technologies for Slightly Trained OperatorsPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

This paper presents a graphical user interface (GUI) infrastructure utilizing quantifiable metrics to characterize micrographia associated with...

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A High-Efficiency, Superhydrophobic, Point of Care Plasma Separator

Liu, Changchun ;   Liao, Shih-Chuan ;   Song, Jinzhao ;   Mauk, Michael ;   Bau, Haim

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsPOC Diagnostics

We report on a simple, high efficiency, clamshell-style, superhydrophobic plasma separator that is capable of separating a relatively large...

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A Low-Cost Breast Cancer Triage System for Low and Middle-Income Countries

Love, Susan ;   Berg, Wendie ;   Podilchuk, Christine ;   Jairaj, Ajit ;   Barinov, Lev ;   Hulbert, William ;   Mammone, Richard

Tags POC Technologies for Slightly Trained OperatorsPOC Technologies in Resource Limited Settings

We propose a low-cost ultrasound imaging system with breast cancer triage capabilities for economically developing nations. In these countries,...

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A Naturalistic Human Interface for Chronic Disease Monitoring

Sun, Ye

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsDetection and MonitoringPoint-Of-Care (POC) Technologies Clinical Translation

The goal of this study is to provide a new design of naturalistic human interface of electrophysiological data acquisition for out-of-hospital...

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A Wearable System Prototype for Activity-Contextualized Knee-Joint Health Assessment via Acoustic Emissions

Töreyin, Hakan ;   Teague, Caitlin ;   Hersek, Sinan ;   Millard-Stafford, Mindy ;   Jones, Michael ;   Kogler, Geza ;   Sawka, Michael ;   Inan, Omer

Tags POC Data Storage and CommunicationPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained OperatorsPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

A wearable system prototype for activity-contextualized assessment of knee joint health is presented. The system can accurately detect...

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Achieve Precision through Feature Selection in Covariance-Based Outlier Detection

Zwilling, Chris ;   Wang, Michelle Yongmei

Tags Biomarkerse-healthMedical and Healthcare Data Communication, Security, Privacy

Achieving the goal of precision medicine requires advanced data analysis technologies. This paper presents a comprehensive feature selection...

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Adoption of Point-of-Care Testing Services in Community Pharmacy

Klepser, Donald ;   Klepser, Michael ;   Smith, Jaclyn ;   Dering-Anderson, Allison

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesClinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesAllergy and Infectious Diseases: Detection

Community pharmacies can successfully integrate of point-of-care (POC) testing for acute illness into daily workflow. Increased clinical...

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An Ultra Low Power System for Personalized, Wearable Seizure Detection

Page, Adam ;   Mohsenin, Tinoosh ;   Oates, Tim ;   Hopp, Jennifer

Tags Detection and Monitoringe-healthmHealth Innovations

In this work we explore the use of a variety of machine learning classifiers for designing an ultra-low power, personalized seizure detection...

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An Ultra Low Power Tongue Drive System for Paralyzed Patients

Jafari, Ali ;   Viseh, Sina ;   Page, Adam ;   Ghovanloo, Maysam ;   Mohsenin, Tinoosh

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

This paper presents an ultra low power multi-sensor Tongue Drive System (TDS) used for individuals with severe disabilities to control their...

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Constructing Patient Specific Clinical Trajectories from Electronic Healthcare Reimbursement Claims using Sequential Pattern Mining

Malhotra, Kunal ;   Hobson, Tanner ;   Valkova, Silvia ;   Pullum, Laura ;   Ramanathan, Arvind

Tags Detection and Monitoringe-healthEvidence-based Medicine

We examine the use of electronic healthcare reimbursement claims (EHRC) for analyzing healthcare delivery and practice patterns across the...

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Data-Driven Payment-Model Recommendation System for Cost-Effective Healthcare Delivery

Sukumar, Sreenivas ;   Jackson, Indigo ;   Frank, Aline ;   Wheeler, Jessica ;   Tourassi, Georgia

Tags Global Healthcare ChallengesHealthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

The ability to associate an optimal insurance plan to a patient has the potential to ensure quality care at affordable prices without being a...

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Development of Automated High Throughput Microfluidic Single Molecule Detection Platform for Point of Care Applications

Huang, Po-Jung ;   Kameoka, Jun

Tags Lab-on-a-chipPOC DiagnosticsBiomarkers

We have developed the microfluidic single molecule detection platform for the high throughput point-of-care screening applications. This...

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Device to Assess Banked Blood Quality

Mailo, Shawn ;   Athar, Ali ;   Jani, Vivek P. ;   Cabrales, Pedro

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

New technology to comprehensively assess the quality of blood for transfusion medicine. Our technology rapidly and quantitatively determines...

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Evaluation of Portable NIRS Devices for Hematoma Detection: In Vivo Measurements and Phantom Development

Wang, Jianting ;   Huang, Stanley ;   Myers, Matthew ;   Chen, Yu ;   Welle, Cristin ;   Pfefer, Joshua

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies for Intensive-Care ApplicationsPOC Diagnostics

Towards standardized preclinical methods for evaluation of portable NIRS-based devices for hematoma detection, we have developed a novel...

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Fiber Optic Biosensor using Glucose Binding Protein to Detect Passive Diffusion of Transdermal Glucose

Tiangco, Cristina ;   Brown, Sheniqua ;   Kostov, Yordan ;   Rao, Govind ;   Sevilla III, Fortunato ;   Tolosa, Leah

Tags POC Technologies for Intensive-Care ApplicationsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Diagnostics

A fluorescent glucose binding protein (GBP) immobilized at the tip of an optical fiber shows promise as a low-cost, point of care (POC)...

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Frequency Domain Beamformer for Point-of-Care Ultrasound Imaging System

Vaidya, Avinash ;   M.B, Srinivas

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Diagnostics

Design of an Ultrasound Imaging System (UIS) suited for point-of-care systems poses various bottlenecks in terms of required computational...

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In Silico Exploration of Care Delivery Innovations

Ozmen, Ozgur ;   Schryver, Jack ;   Shankar, Mallikarjun ;   Weigand, Gilbert ;   Kieltyka, Suzanne

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesGlobal Healthcare Challenges

We describe a methodology that integrates data-analytics, modeling, and simulation for healthcare (IDAMS-HC) systems to evaluate care-delivery...

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Internet-of-Things (IoT) Connects Instruments to Improve Clinical Outcomes

Pearsall, C Robert

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesmHealth Innovations

Traditionally, medical instruments have been data islands. The Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm for cooperative machine communication and...

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Near-Infrared Fluorescence Imaging on a Mobile Phone Platform: Image Quality Assessment with Targets and 3D-Printed Phantoms

Wang, Bohan ;   Wang, Quanzeng ;   Ghassemi, Pejhman ;   Chen, Yu ;   Pfefer, Joshua

Tags Lab-on-a-chipBiomarkersPOC Diagnostics

Differences in near infrared fluorescence (NIRF) image quality between mobile phone and CCD-based systems were assessed using novel...

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Optimized High-Performance Compute Infrastructure for Precision Medicine Workflows at Hospitals

Sukumar, Sreenivas ;   Lim, Seung-Hwan ;   Tourassi, Georgia

Tags POC Data Storage and CommunicationPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesComprehensive Evaluation and Validation of POC Technologies

We have designed and prototyped a futuristic and unified health information technology system for healthcare workflows for the precision...

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Perturbation Detection Prediction Fuzzy Modeling for Posturally Perturbed Standing Subjects

Sani, Shahrokh

Tags Global Healthcare Challenges

Standing blindfolded subject psychophysical movement detection strategies were categorized by analyzing the changes in his/her biomechanical...

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Point-of-Care Rate-Based Transcutaneous Pco2 Sensor

Adangwa, Prosper ;   Chattergee, Madhubanti ;   Ge, Xudong ;   Rao, Govind ;   Kostov, Yordan

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesClinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

A point-of-care (POC) device capable of measuring transcutaneous partial pressure of CO2 (tpCO2) is presented. It is based on novel rate...

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Possible Neural Correlates between the Oculomotor and Cardiac Pacing Systems

Ghahari, Alireza ;   Cheng, Michael

Tags Heart Rate MonitoringHealthcare Innovations with POC technologies

The purpose of this presentation is to draw attention to the potential insights gained by comparing the neural mechanisms controlling the...

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Reading Out Single-Molecule Digital RNA and DNA Isothermal Amplification Visually and with Unmodified Cell Phones

Rodriguez Manzano, Jesus ;   Karymov, Mikhail ;   Begolo, Stefano ;   Selck, David ;   Zhukov, Dmitriy ;   Jue, Erik ;   Ismagilov, Rustem

Tags POC DiagnosticsLab-on-a-chipmHealth Innovations

We developed a methodology for visual digital readout that can be used to detect and quantify single nucleic acid molecules using a...

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Sensor-Cells as Platform Technology for Early Detection in Low Resource Settings

Bhatnagar, Parijat ;   Oka, Kazuhiro ;   Diaz-Arrastia, Concepcion

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained OperatorsPOC Diagnostics

Mass screening for early detection of communicable and non-communicable diseases invaluable for improving the public health. A low-cost sensor...

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Systems Engineering and Point of Care Testing: Report from the NIBIB POCTRN Systems Engineering Workshop

Stahl, James ;   Carleton, Penny

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologies

Systems engineering is an interdisciplinary field that seeks to better understand and manage changes in complex systems and projects as...

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Unobtrusive Sensing for Sleep Quality Monitoring and Assessment

Kim, Jungyoon ;   Chu, Chao-Hsien

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsDetection and Monitoringe-health

Sleep related disorders are common diseases especially among the elderly. In this paper, we propose a simple unobtrusive sensing environment...

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