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 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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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