Mobile phones will diagnose an individual's health state



The Futurist Magazine :
A new application uses an iPhone’s built-in microphone to collect clear signals of a user’s heart beat, which can then be transmitted in real time to a cardiologist. Peter Bentley, inventor of the iStethoscope, sees diagnostic applications becoming more powerful and cheaper than traditional medical equipment, eventually putting an array of instruments in everyone’s pockets.


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