Kardian – Contactless Fall Detection

The core hardware technology powering KARDIAN is IR-UWB RADAR which stands for impulse radio ultra wide band radar. It sends out 20,000 nano-pulses per second and gather valueable data to its surrounding. Micro movements and vibrations such as chest movement from...

Kinetic Gait Analysis Using a Low-Cost Insole

Abstract Abnormal gait caused by stroke or other pathological reasons can greatly impact the life of an individual. Being able to measure and analyze that gait is often critical for rehabilitation. Motion analysis labs and many current methods of gait analysis are...

Quantitative home-based assessment of Parkinson’s symptoms

Background Currently, assessment of symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease is mainly performed in the clinic. However, these assessments have limitations because they provide only a snapshot of the condition. Methods The feasibility and usability of an...

myHealthPal raises $700K for Parkinson’s monitoring app

New York City and London-based myHealthPal, not to be confused with telehealth product HealthPAL, data platform MyFitnessPal, or Advocate Children’s Hospital’s app MyHealth Pal, has raised $744,000 (500,000 pounds) in a round led by Andrew MacKay (chairman of Yapp...