New software turns mobile-phone accessory into breathing monitor -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

New software turns mobile-phone accessory into breathing monitor

09/22/2017

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New software allows low-cost, thermal cameras attached to mobile phones to track breathing patterns. The approach compensates for temperature changes and movement, allowing it to be used in places where other sensors might not work.