"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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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