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Handheld, 3D-Printed Device to Read Vital Signs via Lips and Fingertips

Engineers at Johns Hopkins University have developed a handheld, battery-powered device that can quickly read vital signs using a patient’s lips and fingertips. Called MouthLab, the “smart” 3D-printed device uses mouthpiece and thumb pad sensors to quickly test a patient’s blood pressure, breathing, blood oxygen, heart rate and heartbeat pattern. The device can also take a basic electrocardiogram (ECG). “We ... Read More »