Digital Stethoscope

How IoT has ushered in a wave of success in Healthcare Services? | 8/27/2020

… Doctor-patient consultations take place through live audio and video call, and other advanced communication channels, without the need for patients to pay a visit to the hospital. IoT powered external devices such as digital stethoscope s, oximeters, etc are being used by patients during digital telemedicine consultations. IoT activity monitors such as heart rate monitoring cuffs, glucometers, pulse meters, used by the patients enable the doctors to remotely observe the …

10 Best Heart-Healthy Products for Your Home | MSN | 8/19/2020

… your heart beating healthily. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. 2/11 SLIDES © via withings.com Withings BPM Connect $100 Shop Now Using ECG and a digital stethoscope , this FDA-cleared device can accurately measure your blood pressure and heart rate in the comfort of your own home. “This is a blood pressure monitoring device that is very important for people who …

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Sustainable cleaning solutions for medical electronics reliability | 8/17/2020

… likely to continue as ever more patients are being remotely diagnosed, treated and monitored due to the COVID-19 pandemic. More investments are being made in innovative, electronic technology like handheld ultrasound systems and digital stethoscope s as well as pioneering remote patient tracking equipment. An increase in these technological advancements is driving the growth of the medical electronics market. It was valued at $3.01 billion in 2015 and is expected …

Remote Health Solutions in Canada and Israel—Here to Stay | 8/14/2020

… this sector in Israel (which has been in the forefront of technological advancement in this area) have also successfully raised funds in the last few months, including a number from Canadian investors. These include: digital stethoscope startup Tyto Care (US$50 million round of investment, led by Canadian VC, Olive Tree Ventures ); Scopio Labs , focused on automating imaging of full microscopy samples into digital scans (US$16 million series B …

AstraZeneca taps digital stethoscope maker Eko to support its heart failure research | FierceBiotech | 8/5/2020

… expertise and existing relationships across the treatment continuum for heart failure,” Landgraf added. RELATED: AstraZeneca scores speedy FDA review for Farxiga based on ‘innovative’ heart attack trial design In January, the FDA cleared Eko’s digital stethoscope AI for detecting heart murmurs and cases of atrial fibrillation during a routine physical. Held on the chest, the company’s Duo device captures heart sounds as well as a single-lead ECG, to help …

AstraZeneca taps Eko for heart screening initiative | MobiHealthNews | 8/4/2020

… the FDA greenlight in 2015. The most recent version of the Eko Core was released in 2019. The company has worked on other products as well. In 2018, Steth IO launched its smartphone-based digital stethoscope . In January of 2020 the FDA greenlighted Eko’s heart-murmur AFib algorithm. Eko has made some deals with other larger players in the field. In October of 2018 it inked a deal with the …

Global Digital Stethoscopes Market Report 2020 by Key Players, Types, Applications, Countries, Market Size, Forecast to 2026 (Based on 2020 COVID-19 Worldwide Spread) | 8/3/2020

Digital Stethoscopes The Digital Stethoscopes Digital Stethoscopes market report is a comprehensive research that focuses on the overall consumption structure, development trends, sales models and sales of top countries in the global Digital Stethoscopes market. The report focuses on well-known providers in the global Digital Stethoscopes industry, market segments, competition, and the macro environment. Under COVID-19 Outbreak, how the Digital Stethoscopes Industry will develop is also analyzed in …

Review: Eko Core Digital Stethoscope | 8/1/2020

Medicamentos, material &; equipo médico. 24 hrs. Buscar Review: Eko Core Digital Stethoscope De agosto 01, 2020 What should be today’s standard of care when it comes to auscultation? We think it should be an electronic stethoscope. In this day and age it is truly perplexing why a majority of doctors and RNs still use neolithic stethoscopes. They hunch over their patients like their ancestors did one hundred years ago, and …

Global Medical Stethoscopes Market Size, Manufacturers, Supply Chain, Sales Channel and Clients, 2020-2026 | 7/30/2020

… application and by sales channel. The major companies include: 1.1 Medical Stethoscopes Product Introduction 1.2 Market by Type 1.2.1 Global Medical Stethoscopes Market Size Growth Rate by Type 1.2.2 Manual and Mechanical Stethoscopes 1.2.3 Digital Stethoscope s 1.3.1 Global Medical Stethoscopes Market Size Growth Rate by Application 1.3.2 Hospitals 2.1 Global Medical Stethoscopes Market Size Estimates and Forecasts 2.1.1 Global Medical Stethoscopes Revenue 2015-2026 2.1.2 Global Medical Stethoscopes Sales 2015-2026 2.2 …

Cardiac Monitoring Market To Reach USD 26.83 Billion By 2027 | CAGR:3.9% | Reports And Data | PR Newswire | 7/27/2020

… Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for a simple screening test for heart failure. In the case of heart disorders, the algorithm inspects 15 seconds of ECG data, which is collected from the Eko Duo digital stethoscope . This data can be obtained by physical examination and will help to identify the reduction of left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF), which is a measure commonly used to diagnose patients with heart failure Recent …

The Physical Exam: Aortic Stenosis | 7/23/2020

… grading of aortic stenosis. I’m joined by an incoming intern at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Shreyas Venkataraman. Thanks goes out to the folks over at Thinklabs who produce the Thinklabs One stethoscope. This is a digital stethoscope that I have found very useful in my clinical practice and recording a library of heart murmurs and heart sounds. Please note that all patients provided consent for the use of these recordings. I …

Eko Awarded $2.7 Million SBIR Grant from NIH to Advance Clinical Study on Valvular Heart Disease Detection Using AI and Digital Stethoscope | Malvern Daily Record | 7/22/2020

Eko today announced that it has been awarded a $2.7 million Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The grant will fund the continued collaborative work with Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute to validate algorithms that help providers screen for pathologic heart murmurs and valvular heart disease during routine office visits. “Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., and valvular …

Uses of Telehealth during COVID-19 in Low Resource Non-U.S. Settings | 7/21/2020

… to healthcare workers and patients. Telehealth modalities include: Synchronous : Real-time telephone or live audio-video interaction, typically with a patient, using a smartphone, tablet, or computer. In some cases, peripheral medical equipment (e.g., digital stethoscope s, otoscopes, ultrasounds) can be used by another HCP (e.g., nurse, medical assistant) physically with the patient, while the consulting medical provider conducts a remote evaluation. Asynchronous: The provider and patient communication does not happen …

Nigerian Samson Arigbamu invents digital stethoscope to know COVID-19 infected lungs | 6/29/2020

… utilisation of such devices often result in significant clinical and health issues for the patients as well as a waste of valuable resource.” Arigbamu said that in 2018, he commenced work towards inventing a digital stethoscope that could identify lung and heart sounds, interpret the sounds and immediately announce its findings to the users. He said that the stethoscope was also capable of integrating its data into electronic medical record …

HELP – Active Noise Cancellation System (LMS Algorithm) | 6/29/2020

Hi guysss. I’m a noob with lil knowledge on electronics and Arduino. I’m willing to search and learn if it’s something I don’t know and will help me. I’m working on a proposal project about digital stethoscope . And one of the problem is the ambient sound. There are 2 methods I found how to remove the ambient sound: 1) By using Band-Pass Filter and it’s software algorithm (if working …

Nigerian medical practitioner invents digital stethoscope to know COVID-19 infected lungs | 6/29/2020

… utilisation of such devices often result in significant clinical and health issues for the patients as well as a waste of valuable resource.” Arigbamu said that in 2018, he commenced work towards inventing a digital stethoscope that could identify lung and heart sounds, interpret the sounds and immediately announce its findings to the users. He said that the stethoscope was also capable of integrating its data into electronic medical record …

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… black lives”” plus 29 more Oyakhilome drop another controversial view – “US protests are about implanting microchips, not black lives” Slight relief for Nigeria as new cases of COVID-19 drop Nigerian medical practitioner invents digital stethoscope to know COVID-19 infected lungs We broke the law to allow Ajimobi’s burial – Governor Makinde Nigerian league players not good enough for Super Eagles – Rohr We need to stop APC from destroying Nigeria …

Startups making healthcare more affordable; now, they must lead charge to make medical facilities inclusive | 6/26/2020

… assisted telemedicine is effective in delivering high quality healthcare. The nurse-assisted blended model ensures that the patient feels cared for, besides being ‘treated’ for his illness, viz prescribed medication. IoT enabled devices like digital stethoscope s and eye care machines are also helping in getting better clinical outcomes. With innovative business models, startups are also making healthcare more affordable. With telemedicine alone, research suggests that India could save up to …

5G, video links and virtual consultations: The wireless future of healthcare | ZDNet | 6/23/2020

… telephone consultations to keep in line with social-distancing rules amid the COVID-19 pandemic, an NHS Trust in Birmingham is going one step further and delivering specialist consultations at a distance, complete with digital stethoscope s, remote ultrasound scans, and even ECGs. Digital transformation 3 ways SMBs use machine learning to power digital transformation Overnight digital transformation: Welcome to the year 2025, 60 months early Digital transformation: Legacy technology, lack …

Digital Stethoscope for Early Assessment of Heart Disease | 6/22/2020

June 23, 2020 Terry Sharrer DUO Earpiece AI -Enabled Stethoscope With every beat, the heart pumps a percentage of blood from the ventricles (mainly the left ventricle) into the ascending aorta. A healthy heart pumps about 55-70% of the blood; below 35% indicates a risk of major heart affliction. Digital stethoscope maker Eko (Berkeley, CA) uses an algorithm in their DUO device that can measure the ejection fraction of healthy …

GOOD NEWS FROM AMAZING ISRAEL FROM MICHAEL ORDMAN | 6/21/2020

… coronavirus pandemic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68uvUsUAxGI More telemedical devices. Israel’s Beecardia connects patients, doctors and remote specialists. The startup of ex-Ukrainian immigrants has developed a portable cardiograph, a wireless ECG recorder, a digital stethoscope , a portable spirometer (measuring lung capacity), a pulse oximeter, blood pressure monitor and glucometer. https://beecardia.com/products https://beecardia.com/about Donating blood saves lives. New video featuring Magen David Adom’s blood donation service and …

Medical Stethoscopes Market Research: Global Status and Forecast by Geography, Type and Application (2016-2026) | 6/19/2020

… America Middle East & Africa Key Companies SUZUKEN 3M Littmann Welch Allyn Yuwell Omron American Diagnostics Rudolf Riester Thinklabs GF Health Folee MDF Instruments Cardionics EmsiG HD Medical Key Product Type Manual and Mechanical Stethoscopes Digital Stethoscope s Market by Application Hospitals Clinics Others Main Aspects covered in the Report Overview of the Medical Stethoscopes market including production, consumption, status & forecast and market growth 2016-2020 historical data and 2021-2026 market forecast Geographical …

Low-cost test kits to sanitizing drones: IIT innovations to aid COVID-19 fight | 6/17/2020

Low-cost portable ventilators, affordable COVID-19 test kits, drones for sanitization, specialized digital stethoscope s and “infection-proof fabric” for hospitals — these are among key innovations by the Indian IITs across the country which are ready to hit the market. The innovations were developed by the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) during the last three months when the country was hit by the pandemic. The key innovations have taken commercial …

NHS Trust Uses BT Technology To Treat Patients Remotely | 6/16/2020

… always connected Remote Diagnostic Station to help transform the way it delivers care to patients. Developed by BT , the station enables clinicians to work with multi-disciplinary teams and give remote clinical support using digital stethoscope s and ECGs to review and provide diagnoses for patients – away from their locations – in real-time and over a converged 4G/5G and WiFi network. The station includes a high definition (HD) camera that …

Researchers design bluetooth stethoscope with a 50-foot range to help healthcare practitioners stay safe | 6/16/2020

… and technology professors collaborated to design a digital, 3-D-printed stethoscope that makes it possible to listen to the heart and lungs of their patients while standing up to 50 feet away. The digital stethoscope connects directly to a phone and then transmits the sounds from the patient’s lungs to Bluetooth earbuds. The 3-D-printed design and an added microphone makes it possible to connect to a smartphone …

HIPAA

Commentary: How to Start Doing Telemedicine Now (In the COVID-19 Crisis) | WebMD | 3/24/2020

… interaction but are more flexible in that the video solution has an exception for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) security rules requiring a business associate agreement (BAA) for technology. That being said, it … on the patient’s end, such as a remote camera, a digital stethoscope, and other scopes. Vendors include Doxy.me, Zoom, and companies that also function as telemedicine providers and share their own platform technology, such as …

FDA clears first AI-powered mobile app to catch heart murmurs | FierceBiotech | 5/7/2019

… digital stethoscope. While physicians have been manually listening to chest and heart sounds to screen for disease for centuries, the platform developed by eMurmur allows doctors, nurses and other practitioners to employ their smartphones—allowing for greater accuracy anywhere without the need of a trained specialist. Using a third-party digital stethoscope, the recording is uploaded via the company’s mobile app to a HIPAA-compliant server, where it’s analyzed against …

Digital Health

FDA Grants Breakthrough Designation to Ekos ECG-based Low Ejection Fraction Screening Algorithm | 12/19/2019

digital health company applying artificial intelligence (AI) in heart disease, the algorithm analyzes 15 seconds of ECG data collected from the Eko Duo digital stethoscope. The data can be collected during a physical exam and helps identify reduced left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF), a measure commonly used to diagnose patients with heart failure. FDA Breakthrough Device designation helps accelerate the algorithm’s regulatory review and is only awarded to novel innovations …

FDA Grants ‘Breakthrough’ Designation to Eko’s ECG-based Low Ejection Fraction Screening Algorithm, Designed to Improve Detection of Heart Failure | Globe Newswire | 12/18/2019

San Francisco, CA, Eko , a digital health company applying artificial intelligence (AI) in the fight against heart disease, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company breakthrough status for a novel ECG-based algorithm that could provide an easily accessible screening test for heart failure. The algorithm analyzes 15 seconds of ECG data collected from the Eko DUO digital stethoscope during a physical exam and …

Cardiac Care

Eko Makes Stethoscopes Even Smarter with the Redesigned CORE | BioSpace | 11/27/2019

… of Eko. “Our mission at Eko continues to be to enable all healthcare professionals to provide the highest level of cardiac care through non-invasive, reliable products. The redesigned CORE puts the ears of a … as the CORE Digital Attachment) or as a fully assembled digital stethoscope (sold as the CORE Digital Stethoscope) for $199 and $249, respectively. CORE Digital Attachment and CORE Digital Stethoscope features include: Active noise-cancellation …

Latest version of Eko’s CORE stethoscope includes noise canceling capabilities | MobiHealthNews | 11/26/2019

… it made a deal with the Mayo Clinic to develop a new product that will employ machine learning and a digital stethoscope to assist doctors in detecting potentially dangerous heart conditions. But this isn’t the … enable all healthcare professionals to provide the highest level of cardiac care through non-invasive, reliable products. The redesigned CORE puts the ears of a trained cardiologist in the hands of any doctor or nurse …

American Heart Association

Roundup: 16 digital health studies, pilots and reviews from AHA 2019 | MobiHealthNews | 11/22/2019

… From mobile ECGs to tele-rehabilitation to defibrillator delivery drones, a range of new data was on display at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2019. November 22, 2019 Share There are few clinical areas … 12-lead low ejection fraction detection to Eko’s single-lead digital stethoscope device. TOPLINE DATA: Both transthoracic ECG and supine and/or sitting stethoscope ECG readings were obtained for 100 hundred patients referred for ECG …

Eko and Mayo Clinic Prove Heart Failure is Detectable at Point of Care Using ECG-Enabled Stethoscope | 11/21/2019

Study data presented at AHA show Eko DUO combined with advanced artificial intelligence algorithm effectively identifies low ejection fraction in patients November 21, 2019 — At the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2019 , Eko , a digital health company applying artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning in the fight against heart disease, presented results in collaboration with Mayo Clinic demonstrating the use of the DUO digital stethoscope as a heart failure screening …

Telehealth

Avera, Tyto Care Team Up to Make Telehealth Visits More Comfortable - mHealthIntelligence.com | mHealth Intelligence | 11/15/2019

Devices & Hardware News Avera, Tyto Care Team Up to Make Telehealth Visits More Comfortable Avera eCARE and Tyto Care are partnering to give schools, senior living facilities and clinics across the Midwest access to easy … company, which burst onto the scene in 2016 with a digital stethoscope and is now marketing telemedicine kits to healthcare providers as well as the consumer market. Along with partnerships with the likes of Avera …

New Telehealth Clinic in Vincennes | 10/16/2019

A Vincennes elementary school is the latest in the state to receive a telehealth clinic from Indiana Rural Health Association. Medical personnel at Good Samaritan Hospital will now be able to remotely examine students at … with high-resolution diagnostic technology, including an electronic otoscope and digital stethoscope, which will allow medical professionals to digitally view students’ eyes, ears and throats. Indiana Rural Health Association executive director Don Kelso says the …

Readmissions

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … patients comfortable and healthy, but to reduce unnecessary and costly readmissions to the hospital. “This technology increases our ability to care for patients at the facility rather than returning them to a hospital where they …

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … patients comfortable and healthy, but to reduce unnecessary and costly readmissions to the hospital. “This technology increases our ability to care for patients at the facility rather than returning them to a hospital where they …

Population Health

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … quality of care,’’ she said. Mike Demagall , Vice President of Population Health at Saber, adds: “We believe TPG adds value to our patients, families, physicians, staff and all our partners. As part of our transitional …

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … quality of care,’’ she said. Mike Demagall , Vice President of Population Health at Saber, adds: “We believe TPG adds value to our patients, families, physicians, staff and all our partners. As part of our transitional …

Telecare

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities Partners with TeleCare Partners Group to make remote physician care accessible 24-7 News provided by 08:30 ET Share this article CLEVELAND , Nov. Saber Healthcare Group … a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their condition. “It’s as if the physician is in the room …

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

CLEVELAND , Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Saber Healthcare Group , in partnership with TeleCare Partners Group, has implemented its first telemedicine program, which it plans to rollout throughout its 88 skilled nursing facilities in Ohio , Pennsylvania , Florida … a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their condition. “It’s as if the physician is in the room …

Telemedicine Technology

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities Partners with TeleCare Partners Group to make remote physician care accessible 24-7 News provided by 08:30 ET Share this article CLEVELAND , Nov. Saber Healthcare Group … a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their condition. “It’s as if the physician is in the room …

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … says it just makes good sense. “Saber’s launch of a Telemedicine technology ensures that every patient we care for has access to cutting-edge quality of care,’’ she said. Mike Demagall , Vice President of Population …

Virtual Healthcare

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … of experts in the field of telemedicine. TPG’s on-demand virtual healthcare delivery system empowers Skilled Nursing Facilities nationally with advanced telemedicine technology; 24/7 access to Board Certified doctors and support services that contain costs …

Saber Healthcare Group Launches Telemedicine Technology at Skilled Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 11/28/2017

… office or hospital. Aided by an on-site nurse and a tech cart equipped with medical equipment such as a digital stethoscope, a physician can see and talk to patients via video and assess their … of experts in the field of telemedicine. TPG’s on-demand virtual healthcare delivery system empowers Skilled Nursing Facilities nationally with advanced telemedicine technology; 24/7 access to Board Certified doctors and support services that contain costs …

Eko

AstraZeneca taps digital stethoscope maker Eko to support its heart failure research | FierceBiotech | 8/5/2020

AstraZeneca tapped Eko, maker of artificial intelligence-powered stethoscopes, to build new digital tools that can help screen for early signs of heart disease on a global scale. The collaboration will also focus on further … heart attack trial design In January, the FDA cleared Eko’s digital stethoscope AI for detecting heart murmurs and cases of atrial fibrillation during a routine physical. Held on the chest, the company’s Duo device captures …

AstraZeneca taps Eko for heart screening initiative | MobiHealthNews | 8/4/2020

AstraZeneca taps Eko for heart screening initiative The companies will also be looking into using Eko’s tech in clinical trials. 01:40 pm Share Cardio-focused digital health company Eko has inked a deal with AstraZeneca … as well. In 2018, Steth IO launched its smartphone-based digital stethoscope . In January of 2020 the FDA greenlighted Eko’s heart-murmur AFib algorithm. Eko has made some deals with other larger players in the …

ARTIS Ventures

Latest version of Eko’s CORE stethoscope includes noise canceling capabilities | MobiHealthNews | 11/26/2019

… ARTIS Ventures. It has also made deals with big names in the industry. In 2018 it made a deal with the Mayo Clinic to develop a new product that will employ machine learning and a digital stethoscope to assist doctors in detecting potentially dangerous heart conditions. But this isn’t the only digital stethoscope on the market. In 2018 Steth IO launch of its smartphone-based digital stethoscope , which is built …

Eko bags $20M to expand digital stethoscope, grow footprint | FierceBiotech | 9/25/2019

digital stethoscope and electrocardiogram (ECG) device to screen patients for heart disease since 2017, but the company isn’t stopping there. It raised $20 million to bankroll the development of machine-learning algorithms that could one day provide digital diagnoses of heart conditions as accurately as a cardiologist. Drawn from ARTIS Ventures, DigiTx Partners, NTT Venture Capital, 3M Ventures, Mayo Clinic, Seraph Group and XTX Ventures, the series B funding will …

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for April 3, 2020 | 4/3/2020

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for April 3, 2020 By Emily Blahnik Editors: Emily Blahnik , Karl Oestreich CBS News , Mayo Clinic CEO says group working to predict potential coronavirus hotspots — Dr. Gianrico Farrugia … Medical Center are working with Eko, the maker of a digital stethoscope and mobile EKG technology whose products can flag dangerous heart rhythm abnormalities and symptoms of Covid-19. Mayo is also teaming up with …

News of Note—Fujifilm’s $1.6B deal with Hitachi; Novo’s new virtual diabetes collab | FierceBiotech | 12/23/2019

… digital stethoscope. The tool could be used to screen patients for weaker levels of left-ventricular ejection fraction—or the percentage of blood expelled by the heart with every beat—using just 15 seconds of ECG data. Eko’s algorithm uses a deep learning neural network, developed with the Mayo Clinic. Release RELATED: Eko bags $20M to expand digital stethoscope, grow footprint Karius published study results showing its bloodstream infection test …

Eric Topol

Is the stethoscope dying? High-tech rivals pose a threat | TheSpec.com | 11/3/2019

… heart, lungs and elsewhere. Some of these instruments can yield images of the beating heart or create electrocardiogram graphs. Dr. Eric Topol, a world-renowned cardiologist, considers the stethoscope obsolete, nothing more than a pair … scanners into devices resembling TV remotes. It has also created digital stethoscopes that can be paired with smartphones to create moving pictures and readouts. Proponents say these devices are nearly as easy to use as …

Stethoscope battles it out with new devices | 10/24/2019

… heart, lungs and elsewhere. Some of these instruments can yield images of the beating heart or create electrocardiogram graphs. Dr Eric Topol, a world-renowned cardiologist, considers the stethoscope obsolete, nothing more than a pair … scanners into devices resembling TV remotes. It has also created digital stethoscopes that can be paired with smartphones to create moving pictures and readouts. Proponents say these devices are nearly as easy to use as …

Baltimore, Maryland

Nigerian Samson Arigbamu invents digital stethoscope to know COVID-19 infected lungs | 6/29/2020

… years and was currently the Director of Nursing at Future Care Lochearn, a 200-bed capacity health rehabilitation centre in Baltimore, Maryland. He said that the final product would commence by December, noting that the … said that in 2018, he commenced work towards inventing a digital stethoscope that could identify lung and heart sounds, interpret the sounds and immediately announce its findings to the users. He said that the stethoscope …

Nigerian medical practitioner invents digital stethoscope to know COVID-19 infected lungs | 6/29/2020

… years and was currently the Director of Nursing at Future Care Lochearn, a 200-bed capacity health rehabilitation centre in Baltimore, Maryland. He said that the final product would commence by December, noting that the … said that in 2018, he commenced work towards inventing a digital stethoscope that could identify lung and heart sounds, interpret the sounds and immediately announce its findings to the users. He said that the stethoscope …