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Early detection of Acute Chest Syndrome through electronic recording and analysis of auscultatory percussion

Author(s): Bekah Allen, Robert Molokie, Thomas J. Royston
Early detection of Acute Chest Syndrome through electronic recording and analysis of auscultatory percussion 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Acute chest syndrome (ACS) is the leading cause of death among people with sickle cell disease. ACS is clinically defined and diagnosed by the presence of a new pulmonary infiltrate…

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Improved Detection of Lung Fluid with Standardized Acoustic Stimulation of the Chest

Improved Detection of Lung Fluid with Standardized Acoustic Stimulation of the Chest

Author(s): Adam Rao, Simon Chu, Neil Batlivala, Samuel Zetumer, Shuvo Roy
Improved Detection of Lung Fluid with Standardized Acoustic Stimulation of the Chest 780 328 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

     Accumulation of excess air and water in the lungs leads to breakdown of respiratory function and is a common cause of patient hospitalization. Compact and non-invasive methods to detect…

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