Posts Tagged ‘Medical Devices’

Artificial Skin

Saturday, March 12th, 2011

A butterfly tips the scales on a super sensor to determine weight and pressure, part of research project on artificial skin. Found at YouTube from StanfordUniversity.

Homemade, Inexpensive, Portable Ventilator

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Ventilators can cost hospitals up to $40,000. Matthew Callaghan, inventor of the OneBreath portable ventilator, realized that if there were a disease that suddenly afflicted many people, like a flu pandemic, we’d run out of available ventilators. He decided to solve that problem. Found at Brightcove via Holy Kaw!