Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE Finalists Announced (Final Frontier Medical Devices)
Posted in Mobile Health by MDDI Staff on August 27, 2014
Final Frontier Medical Devices
Location: Paoli, PA
Team Leader: Basil Harris, founder and president of Basil Leaf Technologies and emergency medicine physician at Lankenau Medical Center
Solution: Under the name of Basil Leaf Technologies, Team Final Frontier Medical Devices is developing DxtER, which it describes as "a portable, consumer-level device capable of collecting and interpreting large amounts of data to accurately diagnose specific medical conditions, provide users with real-time insight regarding their health, and guide them to appropriate action." The device relies on algorithms developed by drawing on Harris's emergency medicine experience as well as actual patient charts.