Next Gen IoT? Scale that informs about life-threatening conditions

Today’s blog comes to us from Lithuania, where researchers at the Kaunas University of Technology institute of Biomedical Engineering are developing a bathroom scale that could detect life-threatening conditions.

In a news release, the researchers state that this scale will be able to not only monitor for such things as arteriosclerosis or cardiac arrhythmia, but ultimately 20 other parameters/conditions like hyperkalemia (elevated level of potassium in dialysis patients).  Read more in this article on the KTU website: Bathroom Scales Will Inform About Life Threatening Conditions.

 

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