"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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"More Than Just Accuracy": A Novel Method to Incorporate Multiple Test Attributes in Evaluating Point of Care Tests

Thompson, Matthew ;   Weigl, Bernhard ;   FItzpatrick, Annette ;   Ide, Nicole

Tags Comprehensive Evaluation and Validation of POC TechnologiesRegulatory challenges (US and International)Healthcare Innovations with POC technologies

Current frameworks for evaluating diagnostic tests are poorly suited to point of care tests (POCTs), where trade offs exist between...

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100-Fold Improvement in Detection Limit of Group-A Strep Lateral Flow Immunoassays using Isotachophoresis

Kerr, Karl

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained Operators

We present a rapid, easy to use point-of-care immunoassay diagnostic for the detection of group-A streptococcus (GAS) with a limit of...

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A Cascaded Regression Approach for Precision Medication Dosing

Ghassemi, Mohammad ;   Mark, Roger ;   Nemati, Shamim

Tags Evidence-based MedicinePOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

We present a cascaded generalized linear modeling approach, which generates a personalized medication dosing policy for patients in critical...

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A Comprehensive Approach for Evidence-Based Medical Device Alarm Management

Adibuzzaman, Mohammad ;   Haque, Munirul ;   Zink, Rich

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Data Storage and CommunicationPoint-Of-Care (POC) Technologies Clinical Translation

Alarm fatigue is a national safety issue causing hazardous conditions, sometimes even death, for patients. Here we propose a recommender...

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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 Novel Point-of-Care Intraoperative Vigilance System to Enhance Surgical Quality and Safety

Zenati, Marco ;   Grumbine, Michael ;   Pieraccini, Roberto ;   Gabany, Jennifer ;   Quin, Jacquelyn ;   Haime, Miguel ;   Goldman, Julian

Tags POC Technologies for Intensive-Care Applications

We introduce a novel point-of-care vigilance system (HUB, 3si LLC, Burlington, MA) designed to improve communication, team engagement, patient...

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A Sonographic Approach to Remote Maternal-Fetal Monitoring

Kazantsev, Alexander ;   Ponomareva, Julia ;   Chatskis, Elena

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsDetection and MonitoringPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

Evolution of an AI-enabled web technology for fetal monitoring and pregnancy management is presented. The evolutionary conception of a...

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A Systematic, Multiscale and Multi-Factorial Modelling Approach to Understanding Hydrocephalus

Vardakis, John ;   Chou, Dean ;   Guo, Liwei ;   Tully, Brett ;   Ventikos, Yiannis

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesEvidence-based MedicineDetection and Monitoring

This work describes the ongoing development of a simulation platform capable of representing the transport processes in the cerebral...

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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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Activity Monitoring for Point-of-Care using Internet-of-Things Sensing + Cloud Analytics

Bodine, Cathy ;   Wolf, Marilyn

Tags POC technologiesMulti-sensor data fusion and analysisWireless communications, networking and cloud computing

Activity monitoring is an important tool to facilitate point-of-care monitoring. First, tasks can be identified and placed in context of...

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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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Assistive Writing Device for Tremor Patients

Belton, Siri Eileen ;   Sipahi, Rifat ;   Gouldstone, Andrew ;   Jaeger, Beverly K. ;   Hinckel Cavalcante, Larissa

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

This paper presents an assistive device to help patients suffering from hand tremor to write legibly. Pilot tests show a 34% average...

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Asthma Academy: Developing Educational Technology to Improve Asthma Medication Adherence Intervention Efficiency

Nair, Aiswaria ;   Freedle, Karen ;   Cheng, Chihwen ;   Wang, May D.

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologies

Asthma is a leading chronic disorder among children and adolescents. While transitioning into adulthood, although some children outgrow asthma,...

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Automated Age Related Macular Degeneration Diagnostics via Pre-Trained Deep Learning

Burlina, Philippe ;   Freund, David ;   Kankanahalli, Srihari ;   Neil, Joshi ;   Wolfson, Yulia ;   Bressler, Neil

Tags POC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

Our high level goals relate to the development of artificial intelligence methods for automatically detecting and assessing the severity of...

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BEAT: A Low-Cost, Point-of-Care, Real-Time Arrhythmia Monitor

Abhinav, Abhinav ;   Mankodiya, Kunal

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsHeart Rate Monitoring

This paper presents an advanced arrhythmia monitoring system named as BEAT that captures and displays arrhythmia as it happens in real-time...

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Better Measurements for Better Medicine: The N=1 Approach

DeLaurentis, Poching ;   Kissinger, Peter ;   Kissinger, Candice ;   Pekny, Joseph

Tags Detection and MonitoringHealthcare Innovations with POC technologiesEvidence-based Medicine

An innovative automated serial blood sampling technology can support safer and more effective dosing in clinical trials and for critical care....

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Beyond Regulations for Mobile Apps: A Patient-Oriented Solution for Reliably Selecting Mhealth Applications

Pinciroli, Francesco ;   Marceglia, Sara

Tags Regulatory challenges (US and International)mHealth InnovationsPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

Despite the increasing availability, use, and expectations, the reliability of mobile health Apps for patients as point-of-care technologies is...

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Capturing Behavioral Biomarkers to Guide Personalized Treatment

Skubic, Marjorie ;   Rantz, Marilyn ;   Miller, Steven ;   Musterman, Kathryn

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsBiomarkersHeart Rate Monitoring

Embedded health assessment using in-home sensors is being tested in TigerPlace, a 54-unit senior housing site that supports aging in place. We...

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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 an Adaptive Morphological Filter for Removal of Baseline Wanders in Electrocardiogram

Yamauchi, Tsuyoshi ;   Abe, Makoto ;   Sugita, Norihiro ;   Yoshizawa, Makoto

Tags Detection and MonitoringPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

Usual linear filters used for denoising electrocardiograms may cause waveform distortion especially in the ST-T segment. In this study, an...

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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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Electrical Imaging of Patients with Cystic Fibrosis

Mueller, Jennifer ;   Mellenthin, Michelle ;   Muller, Peter ;   Deterding, Robin ;   Sagel, Scott

Tags Respiratory MoniotringDetection and MonitoringPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

Electrical impedance tomography (EIT) is a noninvasive, non-ionizing functional imaging technique that can be performed as needed with no...

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Evaluation of a Wheelchair Roller Platform for Home and Community Propulsion Training

Rammer, Jacob ;   Cohen, Tamara L. ;   Harris, Gerald

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsComprehensive Evaluation and Validation of POC TechnologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

Manual wheelchair use involves substantial risk of biomechanical injury to the upper extremities, especially in pediatric patients undergoing...

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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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Flexible and Disposable Rwaps Printed Sensors on Paper Substrate

Morshed, Bashir

Tags Heart Rate MonitoringPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesHealthcare Innovations with POC technologies

Resistive wireless analog passive sensor (rWAPS) is a novel, low-cost, energy efficient, and maintenance-free technology to capture spatially...

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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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From Services to Sensors? An Alternative Vision for Research in Home-Based Point-of-Care Solutions for Chronic Conditions

Arvind, D K

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

This paper postulates that point-of-care solutions for managing health conditions at home should be considered primarily as clinical services...

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Functional Glove for Pediatric Therapy of Hemiplegia

Khuon, Lunal ;   Genis, Vladimir ;   Carr, Eric ;   Rosen, Warren

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained OperatorsPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

This paper presents a prototype of a non-constraining, functional glove. This therapy device is part of a novel biofeedback system and a...

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Global Challenges for Point-of-Care Technologies at Emergency Care Systems in Countries with Different Income Levels

Brahmbhatt, Parth ;   Camorlinga, Sergio ;   Camorlinga, Paola

Tags Global Healthcare ChallengesRegulatory challenges (US and International)POC Technologies in Resource Limited Settings

This study describes the current state of Emergency Care Systems (ECS) in 12 different countries that are classified in four different...

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Heat-Actuated Wax Valves for Multistep Paper-Fluidic Diagnostics

Phillips, Elizabeth ;   Clift, Tori ;   Linnes, Jacqueline Callihan

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsAllergy and Infectious Diseases: DetectionGlobal Healthcare Challenges

Paper-based isothermal amplification of nucleic acids combined with simple visual lateral flow detection strips presents a rapid, disposable...

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Image Analysis of Blood Slides for Automatic Malaria Diagnosis

Poostchi, Mahdieh ;   Ersoy, Ilker ;   Bansal, Abhisheka ;   Palaniappan, Kannappan ;   Antani, Sameer ;   Jaeger, Stefan ;   Thoma, George

Tags Allergy and Infectious Diseases: DetectionDetection and MonitoringGlobal Healthcare Challenges

Malaria is a serious global health problem, claiming the lives of 450,000 children per year. A fast and reliable test for diagnosing malaria would...

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Improving Assay Detection Limit via a Smart Reagent System

Srinivasan, Selvi ;   Nehilla, Barrett ;   Hil, John ;   Andrews, Ian ;   Lutz, Barry ;   Stayton, Patrick ;   Lai, James

Tags POC Technologies for Slightly Trained Operators

A temperature-responsive, "smart" binary reagent system was utilized for rapid and highly efficient biomarker purification and enrichment to...

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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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Interoperability and Reliability of Medical Devices – Issues with Smart Infusion Pump Update Process

DeLaurentis, Poching ;   Bitan, Yuval

Tags Wireless communications and NetworkingMedical and Healthcare Data Communication, Security, PrivacyPOC Data Storage and Communication

We analyzed drug alert data to demonstrate the lengthy process of wirelessly updating smart pump drug limit libraries. It shows that multiple...

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Markerless Upper Extremity Technology for Functional Outcomes Assessment in a Pediatric Community Therapy Setting

Rammer, Jacob ;   Zarb, Rakel ;   Rana, Puneet ;   Boerigter, Rebecca ;   Osborn, Christy ;   Daley, Roger ;   Harris, Gerald

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsClinical Use and Acceptance of POC Technologies

Motion analysis technology allows clinicians to determine essential causes of orthopaedic impairments, develop individualized treatment plans, and...

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Medium-Appropriate Biometric Signatures for Authenticating Medical Data Streams

Tridandapani, Srini ;   Bhatti, Pamela

Tags Clinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Technologies for Intensive-Care Applications

Increasingly, medical data is being digitized, stored and evaluated at a later time. Maintaining authenticity of such data is critical to ensure...

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Mobile Technology for Home-Based Gait Monitoring

Bennett, Christopher ;   Agrawal, Vibhor ;   Lucarevic, Jennifer ;   Allseits, Eric ;   Gaunaurd, Ignacio

Tags POC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsmHealth Innovations

The path of the body's center of mass (COM) is important in assessing rehabilitation outcomes and reducing the incidence of falls. We...

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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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Operational Health Information Exchange Platform

Hsu, Kang-Yu ;   DeLaurentis, Poching ;   Adibuzzaman, Mohammad ;   Zink, Rich ;   Yih, Yuehwern

Tags POC Data Storage and Communicatione-healthPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

Health Information Exchange (HIE) has been focusing on utilizing patient electronic health records to improve service quality and patient...

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Optical Imaging Falloposcope for Ovarian Cancer Detection

Keenan, Maureen ;   Howard, Caitlin ;   Tate, Tyler ;   Utzinger, Urs ;   Barton, Jennifer

Tags POC DiagnosticsLow-cost POC Technologies for Cervical CancerGlobal Healthcare Challenges

We have designed and built a dual modality optical microendoscope for the interrogation of the fallopian tubes and ovaries in vivo. We show...

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Optical Sensor and Nanowire Sensor Arrays on Paper for Biomedical Sensing and Diagnostics

Chen, Yu ;   Mostafalu, Pooria ;   Sonkusale, Sameer

Tags Global Healthcare ChallengesAllergy and Infectious Diseases: Detection

In this paper, we present recent work on paper-based diagnostic platforms that utilizes renewable locally source materials for making sensors....

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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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Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis using Micro Biochip

Nunna, Bharath Babu ;   Shiqiang, Zhuang ;   Ivette, Malave ;   Lee, Eon Soo

Tags Lab-on-a-chipBiomarkersPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained Operators

This paper deals with the ovarian cancer diagnosis using the micro bio chip with no external equipment. The micro biochip consists of micro...

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Personalized Medicine with Individualized Dosing and Precision Printing

Giridhar, Arun ;   DeLaurentis, Poching ;   Icten, Elcin ;   Taylor, Lynne ;   Reklaitis, Gintaras V.

Tags Evidence-based MedicineComprehensive Evaluation and Validation of POC TechnologiesClinical Use and Acceptance of POC Technologies

We optimize dosage amounts for individual patients and create personalized drug products, based on multivariate statistics and high-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 Mobile based Game for Neurodevelopmental Assessment of Infants and Children in Resource-Limited Settings

Pemba, Dhonam ;   Azartash, Kaveh ;   Wais, Tameena ;   Jiang, Jingjing

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based ApplicationsPOC Technologies for Slightly Trained Operators

Current limitations regarding assessment tools for children include the requirement of highly trained clinicians, the inability to monitor...

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Point of Care Outcomes Assessment using Mobile Motion Analysis Technology

Boerigter, Rebecca ;   Rammer, Jacob ;   Teich, Meghan ;   Murphy, Michael ;   Osborn, Christy ;   Harris, Gerald

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

Human motion analysis provides a quantitative means of assessing whole body and segmental motion of individuals in order to better determine...

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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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Point-of-Care Technology Models for the Emergency Department

Camorlinga, Sergio ;   Ramganesh, Ajay ;   Henry, Christopher J. ;   Camorlinga, Paola ;   Brahmbhatt, Parth

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesHealthcare Innovations with POC technologies

A computer model for the Emergency Department (ED) is built to provide insights on the causes of the variability of wait times. Point-of-Care...

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Point-of-Care Test by Gold Nanoparticle Aggregation: Effects of Nanoparticle Concentration and Size

Revuru, Naga Aravind ;   Kang, Peiyuan ;   Qin, Zhenpeng

Tags Allergy and Infectious Diseases: DetectionPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC Technologies for Home-Based Applications

Point-of-Care (POC) diagnosis of infectious diseases continues to be in urgent need and can lead to early diagnosis and treatment. The gold...

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Point-of-Care Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Kit using Nanoimprint Lithography-Based Flexible Two-Dimensional Photonic Crystals

Yamada, Kenji ;   Jeong, Hieyong ;   Kido, Michiko ;   Ohno, Yuko ;   Yoshimoto, Kayo ;   Yagi, Masakazu

Tags POC DiagnosticsClinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

It is expected that Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) is used in clinical use. Especially, point-of-care TDM needs a simple, rapid, low-cost,...

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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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Precision Medicine in Point-of-Care Management of Surgical Complications

Sun, Zhifei ;   Futoma, Joseph ;   Sendak, Mark ;   Lorenzi, Elizabeth ;   Brown, Stephanie ;   Huang, Ouwen ;   Heller, Katherine ;   Thacker, Julie ;   Mantyh, Christopher ;   Huang, Erich

Tags Clinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesHealthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

Surgeon experience or population data, rather than personalized predictions, currently guide post-surgical care. We hypothesize that...

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Prediction of Cardiac ICU Length of Stay after Infant Cardiac Surgery Using Exome Sequencing Data

Wu, Po-Yen ;   Phan, John H. ;   Wang, May D.

Tags BiomarkersEvidence-based MedicinePoint-Of-Care (POC) Technologies Clinical Translation

Profound inflammatory response is a common complication after cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass. It has been shown that...

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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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Reconfigurable Architecture for Wearable Sensor Network

Mahajan, Ruhi ;   Morshed, Bashir

Tags Healthcare Innovations with POC technologiesPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesPOC Data Storage and Communication

We propose a fully reconfigurable, sensor-level modular and plug-and-play connectable wearable sensor network consisting of EEG and other...

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Screening Cardiovascular Diseases from Scleral Images using Smart Phones: Preliminary Results

ELhussieny Mohamed, Nada Yehia ;   Fahmy, Ahmed S.

Tags Biomarkerse-healthHealthcare Innovations with POC technologies

In this work, we present preliminary results of a smartphone-based system that uses scleral vasculature features as biomarkers for...

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Sensing System for Personalized Asthma Trigger Identification and Management

Raharjo, Inez ;   Venugopalan, Janani ;   Wang, May D.

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

Asthma is a common chronic disease of the respiratory system. The high disease burden is caused by challenges in timely asthma intervention...

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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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Smart-Cup: A Minimally-Instrumented, Smartphone-Based Point-of-Care MolecularDiagnostic Device

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

Tags POC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsAllergy and Infectious Diseases: Detection

We report on a simple, inexpensive, minimally-instrumented, smart-cup for rapid, quantitative molecular diagnostics of pathogens at the point of...

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Smartphone-Based, 3D Chip Diagnostic Strategy for Disease Self Management and Point-of-Care

Plevniak, Kimberly ;   He, Mei

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsmHealth InnovationsLab-on-a-chip

In resource-limited areas, the clinical diagnosis involving central facility and site visits can be a huge burden for patients. The low-cost,...

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StethAid: Automated Point-of-Care Identification of Innocent Still's Murmur in Children

Shekhar, Raj ;   Kang, Sukryool ;   McConnaughey, James ;   Doroshow, Robin

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesmHealth InnovationsHealthcare Innovations with POC technologies

Over a million healthy children are referred to cardiologists each year in the United States for evaluation of Still's murmur, the most common...

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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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Toward a Miniaturized Dielectric Coagulometer for Monitoring Blood Coagulation Disorders at the Point-of-Care

Suster, Michael ;   Maji, Debnath ;   Kucukal, Erdem ;   Stavrou, Evi ;   Gurkan, Umut A. ;   Mohseni, Pedram

Tags Detection and MonitoringPOC DiagnosticsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare Facilities

We report on development toward a miniaturized dielectric coagulometer for point-of-care (POC) monitoring of blood coagulation disorders. The...

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Towards a Pulmonary Diagnostic Kit for Telemedicine and Global Health Point-of-Care Diagnosis

Chamberlain, Daniel ;   Kodgule, Rahul ;   Fletcher, Richard Ribon

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC DiagnosticsAllergy and Infectious Diseases: Detection

Pulmonary diseases are an increasing global health burden and account for more than 14% of deaths worldwide. These diseases...

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Ultra-Low-Cost Endoscopy for Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancy Screening in Low-Income Countries

Lyne, Christopher ;   Campisano, Federico ;   Vartanian, Alexander ;   Jones, William ;   Morgan, Douglas ;   Obstein, Keith ;   Valdastri, Pietro

Tags POC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsPOC DiagnosticsGlobal Healthcare Challenges

This paper presents a low-cost endoscopic platform designed to address the needs of developing healthcare markets. The proposed platform...

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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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Using Mobile-Based Technology to Detect Arrythmias in Rural India

Soni, Apurv ;   Handorf, Anna ;   Earon, Allison ;   Fahey, Nisha ;   Allison, Jeroan ;   Chon, Ki ;   Napolitano, Craig ;   Chin, Michael ;   Nimbalkar, Somashekhar ;   Thanvi, Sunil ;   McManus, David

Tags Atrial Fibrillation MonitoringPOC Technologies in Resource Limited SettingsGlobal Healthcare Challenges

Cryptogenic stroke causes major mortality and morbidity in low- and middle-income countries like India; however, prevalence of atrial...

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Valid Point of Care IT for Improved Decision making Precision

Nemeth, Christopher ;   Pamplin, Jeremy ;   Blomberg, Josh ;   Argenta, Christopher ;   Serio-Melvin, Maria ;   Salinas, Jose

Tags POC Technologies for Intensive-Care ApplicationsPOC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesClinical Use and Acceptance of POC Technologies

Precision in clinician point of care decisions relies on awareness of and access to the most important, or salient, information. Barriers to...

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Which Point of Care Tests are Needed in Family Medicine Settings?

Thompson, Matthew ;   Hardy, Victoria ;   Hornecker, Jaime ;   Alto, William ;   Linares, Adriana ;   Robitaille, Beth ;   Keppel, Gina ;   Baldwin, Laura-Mae

Tags POC Technologies for Clinical and Healthcare FacilitiesClinical Use and Acceptance of POC TechnologiesPoint-Of-Care (POC) Technologies Clinical Translation

Determining the needs of family physicians for point of care tests (POCTs) is essential in order to prioritize research and development...

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