Archive: Jan 2014

Tissue heats up before it breaks down: Dr Paul Brand said it. Now we can see it. FLIR for your iPhone.

January 30, 2014

FLIR One, an iPhone Infrared Thermal Imager by EDITORS on Jan 9, 2014 • 12:27 pm 3 inShare Thermal imaging has been used in military applications for decades, and lately it’s found new uses in construction, engineering, and medicine, among others. Applications in healthcare includesensing locations of brown fat, our body’s “bad fat,” and for performing touch and radiation-free breast exams. There could be a lot more uses for such technology if it was portable enough, such as characterization of wounds and for spotting sites of…

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Interview with Papyrus Health Founders Gordon Wintrob and Ted Tomlinson

January 30, 2014

Interview with Papyrus Health Founders Gordon Wintrob and Ted Tomlinson.

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ChestMaster Device for Cystic Fibrosis Relief Created by CF Patient (VIDEO)

January 30, 2014

ChestMaster Device for Cystic Fibrosis Relief Created by CF Patient (VIDEO).

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Passive Artifical Pancreas Nearing Trials

January 30, 2014

Passive Artifical Pancreas Nearing Trials.

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Energy Harvesting from Moving Organs to Power Medical Implants (VIDEO)

January 24, 2014

Energy Harvesting from Moving Organs to Power Medical Implants (VIDEO).

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Canadian Designed ChestMaster Device for Cystic Fibrosis Treatment: Marriage of form, function and technology to allow patient freedom. We love it!

January 23, 2014

MEDICINE / PEDIATRICS ChestMaster Device for Cystic Fibrosis Relief Created by CF Patient (VIDEO) by TOM FOWLER on Jan 21, 2014 • 2:50 pm     4 inShare Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited chronic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system of about 30,000 children and adults in the United States, and 70,000 globally. One of these CF patients is Marten DeVlieger, a Canadian man that was not going to let his condition limit his life, so he created ChestMaster, a device that would give…

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