Microsoft's Xbox Kinect breathes new life into respiratory assessment -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Microsoft's Xbox Kinect breathes new life into respiratory assessment

Xbox Kinects could be used in the future to assess the health of patients with conditions such as cystic fibrosis. Normally found in the hands of gamers rather than medics the Microsoft sensors could be used to assess the respiratory function of patients.

03/30/2016

Graphic: Images of the human's torso

Three-D scans taken by the system, and how respiration is detected; ©University of Warwick