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Hypertension Detector for Developing Countries
(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 ...
Cost-effective therapeutic hypothermia treatment device for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
Despite recent advances in neonatal care and monitoring, asphyxia globally accounts for 23% of the 4 million annual deaths of newborns, and leads to hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). Occurring in five of 1000 live-born ...