Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:07:23 +0000
Source: NIH supports development of a mobile health research platform | National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 13:13:54 +0000
Intriguing data from Choi, et al. With age, presence of osteomyelitis, glucose control all non-contributory it was renal disease, limited activity before surgery, a low hemoglobin level, a high white blood cell count, a high C-reactive protein level, and one vessel runoff or worse were significantly associated with the success or failure of limb salvage. […]
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 13:23:49 +0000
Congrats to our friends at Sensoria and OHI for what we at SALSA believe to be the first commercial mashup of wearables and next-gen orthotics. Source: Sensoria Partners With OHI to Deliver First Smart Orthotic Device That Prevents Falls – Yahoo Finance
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 21:19:11 +0000
David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Director of the University of Arizona’s Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) provided the keynote address for the inaugural symposium on Diabetic Limb Salvage / Critical Limb Ischemia and Wound Healing held in Cleveland this weekend. “I’m honored to have been a part of this great program and […]
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:54:11 +0000
As requested, here are the lectures for Friday. Feel free to copy them and pay it forward! Enjoy. Keynote lecture Offloading (and wearables): 30 years of research in (20) minutes.
Sun, 27 Sep 2015 23:22:37 +0000
Talk about getting inside someone’s head. Colleagues at UW have done it again. This time, over the internet.
Sun, 27 Sep 2015 16:32:11 +0000
How will we communicate with our gadgets in the near future? Right now, my iPhone 6s’s biggest battery draw is for always-listening Siri. Screens are everywhere now– but so are microphones. Here’s an interesting article from colleagues at Wired. Where we’re going, we don’t need words. Source: In the Future, How Will We […]
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 03:00:07 +0000
Really a must-read. Six tech megatrends boiled down from the World Economic Forum’s Deep Shift report. These trends will greatly impact how individual lives are lived, how business is conducted, how groups of people function, and how we govern. 1. People and the internet – people’s association and interaction with the web as a mental, […]
Sun, 20 Sep 2015 19:48:29 +0000
Is HealthTap the way of the future? Is this creating constantly-improving “concierge medicine for everyone?” What do you think?
Sat, 19 Sep 2015 19:02:36 +0000
Limbs and Lives: A partnership between toe and flow. A partnership approach between podiatrists and vascular surgeons to tackle peripheral arterial disease — will it pave the way for saving more limbs and lives? Source: A partnership approach between podiatrists and vascular surgeons to tackle peripheral arterial disease — will it pave the way for […]