Faculty Advisor

Hakim, Hossein

Abstract

This project studies various aspects of algorithm embedded personal medical devices including applications, regulations and social acceptance. Several products on market are investigated. FDA and FCC regulations and their impacts on lifecycle of product development are discussed. A survey was designed and distributed among different locations. The results provided insights on designing smart healthcare devices for product developers. Social acceptance of using algorithm embedded medical devices for health monitoring is also analyzed through survey responses.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

April 2012

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

ECE

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