near infrared spectroscopy

Head patch can monitor strokes better


February 2nd, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 2 (IANS) A head patch worn on the brow has been found promising in non-invasively monitoring blood oxygen among stroke patients. This device, known as frontal near-infrared spectroscopy ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Study finds hemodynamic responses for infant’s facial expressions


November 6th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): Japanese research group have found hemispheric differences in the temporal area overlying superior temporal sulcus (STS) when processing positive (happy) and negative (angry) facial expressions in infants.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Device to predict diabetic wound healing developed


May 26th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Researchers at Drexel University's School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems have developed a breakthrough device that can change the current landscape of chronic wound management.There are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Infants’ brains tuned to sharing attention with others


January 27th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Kids, as young as five months, are attuned to follow the gaze of an adult towards an object and engage in joint attention, a new study ahs revealed.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASA study to determine when pilots become mentally overloaded


November 27th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): NASA is investigating the best methods for monitoring brain activity as part of a study designed to help airplane pilots realize when they are operating under dangerous ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Subscribe