Verizon Gives Vets Unlimited Telehealth Access

Verizon Gives Vets Unlimited Telehealth Access

In theory, telehealth promises easier patient access to medical and health services, more efficient use of clinical resources, and improved cost containment compared to conventional face-to-face care models. Telemedicine and telehealth are still in their early stages;...
Machine Learning Predicts Psychosis From Words

Machine Learning Predicts Psychosis From Words

During the past two years, we’ve written about a range of machine learning applications in medicine. Machine learning’ analyzes vast quantities of data rapidly in search of predictive relationships. Machine learning becomes more effective as it receives...
AR and AI Detect Brain Pain

AR and AI Detect Brain Pain

Parents know the frustration and sense of helplessness when an infant in pain lacks the language skills to explain where it hurts. University of Michigan researchers are developing technology that uses neuroimaging, augmented reality (AR), and artificial intelligence...
Optimize Your Coffee Intake with Help from AI

Optimize Your Coffee Intake with Help from AI

If you’ve ever regretted miscalculating your coffee consumption, now you can let AI be your guide. Researchers from two U.S. military organizations developed an algorithm to predict alertness levels based on caffeine intake amount and timing. Scientists from the...
Remote Control Ultrasound Uses 5G Wireless

Remote Control Ultrasound Uses 5G Wireless

If you follow technology news at all, it’s impossible to escape the 5G media frenzy. The new wireless standard promises to provide high-speed broadband data access everywhere, though there is plenty of confusion around just what 5G is or is not, and just when it...
Extended Wear ECG Ambulatory Monitor

Extended Wear ECG Ambulatory Monitor

Development teams worldwide work on clinical-grade extended wear biosensors every day. The concept of wearable continuous ECG monitors is especially near and dear to our hearts. We wrote earlier about VivaQaunt’s RX-1 Rhythm Express wearable ECG device that...