2021-08-20 - Sheena Patel

Training an algorithm to detect and prevent early blindness

This article provides a walkthrough of the steps needed to quickly train an algorithm to detect diabetic retinopathy and prevent…

2021-08-13 - Robert Finnerty

How to design a better pulse oximeter: Specifications

It is more important than ever to design medical devices that are more convenient to use and consume less power.

2021-06-22 - Robert Heider

Fixing a quantization error for a micro encapsulation product

The signal used to control the mass flow rate of a machine in a micro encapsulation process sets the output…

2021-05-27 - Susan Nordyk

Three-axis linear accelerometer optimizes resolution and power consumption

A three-axis linear accelerometer, ST's AIS2IH switches between its five operating modes on-the-fly to optimize resolution and power consumption.

2021-04-01 - Nitin Dahad

Maxim biometric sensor hub integrates B-Secur ECG analysis

B-Secur has launched an ultra-low power sensor hub in collaboration with Maxim Integrated Products to deliver health information and insights…

2021-03-18 - Yoelit Hiebert

LEDs being used in health-related applications

Here are a few examples of LEDs being used as part of new developments in health-related applications.

2021-02-19 - Richard Quinnell

Vaccination program architecture provides lessons for data processing

A vaccination program shows how a pipeline/parallel hybrid architecture can provide lessons that apply to data processing as well.

2020-12-23 - Bill Schweber

Unique technique transfers power to medically-implanted device

Researchers have developed a technique to transfer power to a neural stimulator.

2020-12-18 - Gordon Lee

Temperature compensation is crucial in real-time clocks

Temperature fluctuation is a significant cause of frequency drift of crystal, and that makes temperature compensation crucial in RTCs.

2020-12-17 - Colin Walls

Harnessing emergent opportunities and challenges for medical embedded applications

Demand for medical care and, hence, for all the equipment that enables the care to be delivered, has been rising…