Healthcare Technologies

AdaptixNovel distributed X-ray source

Adaptix

Adaptix will replace tube-based Victorian-era technology with an innovative Flat Panel X-ray Source made that will reduce costs to manufacture, deploy and maintain.  We will deliver:

  • Solid state 3D imaging at more affordable price point than conventional source based systems
  • Enhanced sensitivity versus planar X-ray
  • True portability

 

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustPulsePad innovative device for rapid detection of peripheral arterial disease

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a widespread chronic condition that is often symptomatic of later more severe cardiovascular conditions including heart attack and stroke.

The PulsePad device enables low cost, non-invasive, simple and quick detection of PAD in primary care so that early and/or appropriate interventions can be made.

 

Creavo Medical TechnologiesRapid rule out of Myocardial Infarction in the Emergency Department

Creavo Medical Technologies

This is a cutting-edge non-invasive scanner which is designed to help physicians rule out serious heart disease much more rapidly than is currently possible. Research into the device within the NHS is showing how industry and healthcare can work together to deal with important questions in medical science.

 

GaitSmartSensor-based gait monitoring solution to help people improve mobility

GaitSmart

GaitSmart is the first system that can identify and quantify mobility issues in a clinic in just 10 minutes.  It helps with clinical decisions and acts as a clinical point of care technology for people with mobility issues such as osteoarthritis and the elderly at risk of falls.

 

insightecTransforming essential tremor patient lives with non-invasive focused ultrasound technology

INSIGHTEC

INSIGHTEC is transforming healthcare with breakthrough MR-guided focused ultrasound technology.

Combining focused ultrasound together with MR imaging enables neurosurgeons to perform treatments on essential tremor patients without surgical incisions. The treatment required low to no hospitalisation and allows patients to rapidly return to normal activities. 

Sponsors

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