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Medical alert / monitoring devices
Many medical devices exist, either in pendant form, bracelet, or subcutaneous (below the skin) that provide tracking and monitoring to emergency services and loved ones. These devices are particularly useful for people at risk and living alone.
What if there was a device that could be used non-invasively, or even an app that could detect the conditions whereby someone was at risk, unsafe or detained and alert their support network?
Contribution submitted by: Nathan Waterhouse
September 28, 2011,
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