June 8, 2016

Cameroonian wins prize for inventing heart monitoring device

The Cardio Pad, a touch-screen heart monitoring device, invented by Cameroonian entrepreneur Arthur Zang has won the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Africa Prize. It records a patient’s heart activity via Bluetooth-connected electrodes. It sends a digitized electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) to a national healthcare center for a cardiologist to evaluate […]