"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 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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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