Plenary Session

Careables, an open and inclusive approach to healthcare for citizens


Einstein ABC March 20, 2019 11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

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Paulien Melis

Have you ever wanted to make a self-management system to measure inflammation? Or develop a white cane with lights, so you’re visible for traffic in the dark? A 3D-printed finger splint? The rise of digital manufacturing technology means it’s easier and cheaper than ever to develop high-quality healthcare applications or hack existing tools on your own. Especially when commercial solutions don’t fit the needs of the end users.

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