Social Information Technologies for a Better World
April 28, 2014
A provisional patent application titled "Systems and Methods for Mobile-based Emergency Medical Response" was filed today by Bar-Ilan University through its research commercialization unit.
Anyone can reverse a heroin overdose and there is “immense” potential for members of the public to save lives through emergency response, an Israeli r...
Israeli prof blazes trail to help heroin overdosers, says anyone can save a life
August 5, 2020
Having a severe allergic reaction without an EpiPen on hand is a life-compromising nightmare: Without immediate medical attention, a person suffering...
The Genius Epipen-Locating App Everyone with Serious Allergies Should Download—Just in Case
May 3, 2018
After a year-long pilot program in Kensington, the center of Philadelphia’s drug overdose crisis, researchers are hoping to test a smartphone app that...
Can a smartphone app help save lives? Philly researchers have an overdose-reversal tool set for citywide testing.
August 7, 2020