• New Smart Helmet Rapidly Assesses Stroke Patients

    22 days ago - By IEEE Spectrum

    This article is part of our exclusive IEEE Journal Watch series in partnership with IEEE Xplore.
    When someone experiences a stroke, every passing moment leading up to treatment is critical. Ideally, patients should be diagnosed and treated within the first hour, often referred to as "the Golden Hour," in order to have the best chance at recovery. Given such a tight timeline, numerous research teams have been developing portable smart helmets for diagnosing stroke in patients as they are being transported to the hospital, rather than waiting until the patient arrives at the hospital to...
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