An Algorithm to Screen for Preeclampsia using a Smart Phone

Tagare, Hemant ;   Rood, Kara ;   Buhimschi, Irina

Tags Mass screening of critical diseasesAffordable global healthcaremHealth

Preeclampsia is one of the leading causes of maternal death in developing and underdeveloped countries. A simple urine test, called the Congo...

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Blue Scale: Early Detection of Impending Congestive Heart Failure Events via Wireless Daily Self-Monitoring

Chen, Joe ;   Quadri, Sadia ;   Pollonini, Luca ;   Naribole, Sharan ;   Ding, Jennifer ;   Zheng, Zongjun ;   Knightly, Edward ;   Dacso, Clifford C

Tags Integration of POC in healthcareWireless communications, networking and cloud computingPOC technologies

Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic medical condition, and early detection of acute cardiac events caused by CHF can lead to life...

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Clinical Validation of a Wrist Actigraphy Mobile Health Device for Sleep Efficiency Analysis

Bhagat, Yusuf ;   Choi, Byunghun ;   Kim, Do Yoon ;   Cho, Jaegeol ;   Black, Ryan ;   Foster, Gregory ;   Kim, Insoo

Tags POC technologiesmHealthWearable sensors

Sleep-wake cycle activity monitoring or actigraphy is an essential tool in sleep research and sleep medicine. In this paper, we investigated the...

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Heart Rate Monitoring using Kinect and Color Amplification

Smilkstein, Tina ;   Buenrostro, Miguel ;   Kenyon, Alan ;   Lienemann, Matthew ;   Larson, Grace

Tags Medical devices

The color part of a color and motion amplification algorithm developed by the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory...

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Measuring Gait Symmetry in Children with Cerebral Palsy using the SmartShoe

Zhang, Ting ;   Lu, Jiang ;   Taub, Ed ;   Uswatte, Gitendra ;   Sazonov, Edward

Tags Wearable sensorsPOC technologiesIntegration of POC in healthcare

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of non-progressive neuro developmental conditions occurring in early childhood that causes movement disorders...

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Using Phone-Based Activity Monitors to Promote Physical Activity in Older Adults: A Pilot Study

Vathsangam, Harshvardhan ;   Sukhatme, Gaurav

Tags mHealthHealthcare informatics and decision support systemsPreventive medicine

Physical inactivity is a leading risk factor in a number of chronic diseases. Older adults are at the highest risk because they are the least...

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