Biomed Device Data Shouldn’t Be Difficult to Capture

At Etiometry, we believe that biomedical device data should not be difficult to obtain. That’s why the new waveform capabilities available as an add-on to our T3 Data Aggregation & Visualization software allows hospitals to easily capture and store high-frequency physiology data such as ECG information. This advancement allows medical researchers to access high-frequency biomedical device data to gain further insight into different physiological processes. Hospitals can now capture high-resolution…

An Aerospace Engineering View of Medicine

I recently had the privilege of touring the Airbus final assembly line in Toulouse, France and had the opportunity to remind myself how complex, fascinating, and impressive it is to build an aircraft. There is nothing more exciting for an aerospace engineer than to see the product of millions of hours of development and manufacturing split between dozens of countries and see tens-of-thousands of parts come together into a marvel…

Etiometry Launches Persistent Display Mode for Advanced ICU Visualization and Analytics

Etiometry has introduced Persistent Display functionality that allows hospital care givers to view near real-time patient trend information continuously by the bedside to improve care delivery. (See related press release). Persistent Display is now bundled into our T3 Visualization & Data Aggregation software, an FDA-cleared software application to collect, store, and visualize ICU data in near real-time. T3 operates in two different “Modes” of visualization: Individual User Mode Persistent Display…

Deploying Big Data Analytics in ICUs

You don’t typically think of doctors as consulting with big data resources to improve the delivery of patient care in a hospital ICU. But that’s exactly what the Etiometry Platform enables. We recently announced that Etiometry has surpassed the collection of 10 million hours of patient monitoring information using our T3 Visualization & Data Aggregation software, and we use this massive volume of data to continuously advance the Etiometry Platform. T3…

The Increasing Role of Virtual Devices for Monitoring Patient Care in the ICU

The medical industry is on the dawn of a new age where physical devices become commodities and virtual devices become the new standard. This is ushering in a revolution in ICU practices both to better understand an in-patient’s trajectory and optimize control to enable a successful, short, and cost-effective ICU stay. Of course, by virtual device, I mean algorithms that can process multiple physiology parameters and transform what is measureable…

Etiometry Co-Authors Award-Winning PCICS Abstract

Etiometry has received a “Top Abstract” award at the PCICS International Meeting for “Using a High-Fidelity Physiologic Monitoring System to Evaluate a Clinical Protocol for Post-Operative Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease”. The abstract illustrates the tremendous value that high-fidelity data capture brings to the evaluation of the effectiveness of clinical guidelines. It summarizes the results of a joint study between Boston Children’s Hospital and Etiometry that evaluated the use of…