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A GPS-like system for flexible medical robots

A GPS-like system for flexible medical robots

Roboticists at the University of California San Diego have developed an affordable, easy to use system to track the location of flexible surgical robots inside the human body.

'CovIdentify' pits smartphones and wearables against coronavirus

'CovIdentify' pits smartphones and wearables against coronavirus

A research study seeks volunteers to provide data from smartphones, smartwatches and health surveys to help detect COVID-19.

App detects side effect of breast cancer treatment

App detects side effect of breast cancer treatment

Commercially available app-based technology now makes early detection of lymphedema easier, allowing for proactive treatment.

Wearable helps to manage mental health

Wearable helps to manage mental health

Researchers are working to develop evidence-based services that will help manage students’ mental health.

Nexkin: multiparametric monitoring shirt launched

Nexkin: multiparametric monitoring shirt launched

Chronolife announced the launch of Nexkin, a washable smart T-shirt that monitors six key physiological parameters to enable prevention, risk reduction, and remote monitoring.

AI predicts success of digital health interventions

AI predicts success of digital health interventions

A new statistical technique from the field of machine learning is now making it possible to predict the success of smartphone-based interventions more accurately.