Optoacoustic fetal monitoring
This article was originally published in Start Up
Noninvasix Inc. uses optoacoustics to noninvasively measure oxygenation of the brain, without any influencing variables, to determine fetal distress. The company says its method eliminates some of the problems associated with pulse oximetry or near-infrared spectroscopy, such as degradation of accuracy with low blood pressure.
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