Sleep Apnea Detection through Non-obtrusive Sleep Lab Monitoring
Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon, United States
It is a patent pending sleep apnea detection software / system that is completely non-obtrusive. It involves using sensors in bed posts to monitor respiration, breathing and breathing cessations for use in sleep labs.
Primary Application Area: Medical Devices
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 6
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: Non invasive, non contact sleep monitoring will provide much more realistic data with more patient comfort, and auto detection systems are less variable than human interpretation of the data.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 811
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: NIH RO1 grant May 2006-April 2011
Primary Sources of Funding: University
Looking for: Development / License Partners