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    • Hypertension Detector for Developing Countries 

      Thakor, Nitish; Sanghvi, Harshad; Acharya, Soumyadipta; Jayaram, Gowri; Lee, Shin Rong; Trachtenberg, Matthew (Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-05-17)
      For low-income countries, hypertension is the leading cause of death. Preeclampsia, a disorder often characterized by high blood pressure, is the second leading killer of pregnant women globally. Preeclampsia can be ...
    • A Rapid and Affordable Eye Diagnostic Camera 

      Thakor, Nitish; Shah, Shivam (Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-05-17)
      Corneal disease is the second leading cause of blindness in the developing world. Over 314 million people are visually impaired and nearly 90% live in the developing world. Better diagnosis of corneal disease would decrease ...