Technologies

ALIVE - Easy to use device for guided chest compressions


Abstract/Technology Overview

ALIVE is made to help in patient reviving with the use of sound and light. Its rhythm and depth of chest compressions are in accordance with the international standards (AHA CPR GUIDELINE ; the American Heart Association and other member councils of International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) who complete a review of resuscitation science every five years). This device can be used for saving lives or teaching CPR. 


Technology Features, Specifications and Advantages

This technology uses Arduino (i.e. an open source platform for arduino platform) which is easy to use. Its advantage is that it is compact, easy to use, and indicates the rhythm and depth of the chest compressions. In the future, we hope that everyone can save every life from our products. One limitation of this device is the potential damage to the sensor due to wear and tear and prolonged usage. 


Potential Applications

It increases an individual’s chances of survival when the user is able to execute the appropriate rhythm and depth of chest compressions in accordance to the device. CPR, or cardio-pulmonary resuscitation, is an important skill that everyone should learn. With this device, you do not need to be a medical professional to know or use CPR. You never know when you may need this skill to save someone you love or to be a hero to a stranger. 


Customer Benefit

This device is economical, increases survival chances for the patients or the victims of sudden cardiac arrest, and can be used to teach the introductory CPR to novices.

OVERVIEW
Technology Owner

Salid Joollamusik

Company

University of Phayao Science Park

Technology Category
  • Medical Devices
Technology Status
  • Available for Licensing
Technology Readiness Level
  • TRL 7
Keywords

ALIVE