TITLE

Rx: BIG BROTHER

AUTHOR(S)
GRUBHKIN, DANIEL
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Popular Science;Nov2010, Vol. 277 Issue 5, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Canadian company Infonaut and its development of the wireless Hospital Watch Live system used to track sources of infectious bacteria in hospitals. With tracking software and radio-frequency identification tags, the technology can trace the movements of disease-carrying hospital patients and isolate building hot zones where infections may be transmitted.
ACCESSION #
55730551

 

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