Scanadu Medical Tricorder
Wouldn’t it be great if you had a portable scanner at home, just like the Tricorder from Star Trek?! No more rushing to the ER every time you have a fever or a stomachache, the innovative Scanadu Scout Medical Tricorder will scan your body and provide you with vital information about your health condition in the comfort of your home or anywhere else! Sounds almost too good to be true!
What is Scanadu Scout Medical Tricorder?
Scanadu is a revolutionary scanner packed with sensors that will easily read vital signs like heart and respiratory rate, body temperature, blood pressure, ECG, oxymetry, and emotional stress. What’s even more awesome is that the device will send this data wirelessly to your smartphone! You’ll be able to learn how different activities, foods, locations, etc affect your body and catch problems early. Basically Scanadu enables you to hold your health right in your hands!
How does it work?
You just have to place Scanadu Scout™ on your forehead and hold it for 10 seconds. The vital stats will appear on your smartphone thanks to the Scanadu app for Android and iOS. Couldn’t be any easier!
Where is Scanadu in its development?
If you’re eager to get your hands on this amazing medical-grade device, you should wait a bit. The final design is still in development and awaits FDA approve. Clinical trials will begin in the coming months and the first Scanadu devices are expected in Q1 of 2014.