Is this what’s next? Terahertz imaging for early screening of diabetic foot syndrome

Currently, there is no objective method for the detection of diabetic foot syndrome in its early stages. We propose terahertz imaging as a method for the evaluation of such deterioration. This screening method could aid the prevention and medical treatment of this condition in the future.

Source: Terahertz imaging for early screening of diabetic foot syndrome: A proof of concept : Scientific Reports

David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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