Healthcare Weekly: At the Forefront of Healthcare Innovation

Can emerging tech help detect dementia at an early stage?

Episode Summary

Can an iPad application help detect dementia and Alzheimer's at an early stage? One healthcare startup is betting on it! Listen to doctor Thomas Sawyer, COO @ Cognetivity talk about an innovative digital platform platform (leveraging image recognition and Artificial Intelligence) that can detect brain deterioration to help patients and physicians define a course of treatment at an earlier stage. The startup can detect users' cognitive function and determine if it is within a normal range (or not!) by using Artificial Intelligence to make judgement calls and recommendations about patient's patterns of responses to the test. The company will take their solution to market at the end of 2019. In this podcast learn about: How Cognitivity works Who it is intended for Early trials & results

Episode Notes

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