Rubitect Assessment System
Rubitect is a tool to diagnose bedsores.
Rubitect is a device that allows users/patients to detect bedsores. Bedsores are a human health problem that can develop over a period of time, and can be fatal if not treated.
This product is under development but the team is planning to distribute it in the US
This product has been implemented by Rubitection Inc.
Goal 3: Good health and well-being
Target users include individuals and healthcare professionals.
This product is mass-produced in Pittsburgh.
A patent has been filed for this technology
The designers have not yet selected their user provision model.
The technology provides quantitative skin assessment to facilitate personal care.
Provided by the manufacturer
No third-party organizations, only testing performed by the designer.
No known safety hazards are related to this product
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Allman, R.M., 1989, Pressure ulcers among the elderly, New England Journal of Medicine, 320(13), pp. 850-853.
Smith, D.M., 1995, Pressure ulcers in the nursing home, Annals of internal medicine, 123(6), pp. 433-438.
The product was evaluated for reducing the chances of pressure ulcers.
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