Infection Detection - Medical


Infection Detection - Medical

PROBLEM: Surgical site infections & MRSA explosion kill many people & cost billions in healthcare costs. The only way to detect an infection is when symptoms begin to appear and at that point the infection has spread.

PROCESS:

  • Researched medical, biological, and optical technologies
  • Ideation to marry technology with need
  • Created design capable of detecting infection

RESULT: Real time, continuous in-vivo infection detection system. Three patents issued for device. This device allows for constant monitoring thereby stopping infection before it even begins saving both hospitals and patents time and money.