telemedicine

COVID-19: Sensor rapidly detects severity and immunity

COVID-19: Sensor rapidly detects severity and immunity

Researchers have built a low-cost multiplex test that can rapidly provide three different types of data on COVID-19.

Origami-inspired miniature manipulator for microsurgery

Origami-inspired miniature manipulator for microsurgery

Researchers have developed a surgical robot that improves precision and control of teleoperated surgical procedures.

AR telemedicine effective for battlefield

AR telemedicine effective for battlefield

A study shows medics successfully performing surgery in life-like simulations of these war zones by receiving guidance from surgeons through an AR headset.

Sensors woven into a shirt can monitor vital signs

Sensors woven into a shirt can monitor vital signs

Researchers have developed a way to incorporate electronic sensors into stretchy fabrics, allowing them to create shirts or other garments that could be used to monitor vital signs such as temperature, respiration, and heart rate.

Human ‘check engine’ lights not far away

Human ‘check engine’ lights not far away

A scientist thinks the future of health care looks like the blinking check engine light on the dashboard of your car.

The 5G 4K tele-examination of an eye

The 5G 4K tele-examination of an eye

A trial tele-ophthalmology system has paved the way for one of the world’s first tele-examinations of an eye streamed live using a 5G smartphone.