Tracking Lung Health With a Cell Phone | changing healthcare | Scoop.it
Breathe in, breathe out. Dial and repeat.

 

Today, a deep sigh at your smartphone could reveal a well-developed emotional connection with your gadget. But one day those sighs could tip off your doctor to a latent or worsening lung condition.

 

A group at the University of Washington, in collaboration with Seattle Children’s Hospital, is developing a way to check how healthy your lungs are when you breathe out at your smartphone."