How Tech is Transforming Care for People with Diabetes Who Can’t Feel Pain @NPR @TechNation interview with David G. Armstrong and Davide Vigano

David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) at Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California was featured on a special edition of NPR’s Tech Nation with Dr. Moira Gunn. The program, which was focusing on technology to treat pain and the absence of pain. The interview, which was held in conjunction with the Consumer Electronics Show, began by discussing “smart textiles” developed by the team from industry and academia with Davide Vigano, co-founder of Sensoria. Subsequently, the program evolved into a broad-based discussion on chronic diseases, wearables, and amputation prevention in diabetes.  

Dr. Moira Gunn, host of Tech Nation on NPR, interviews USC’s David G. Armstrong (foreground) and Sensoria’s Davide Vigano
Initial discussion about intelligent textiles and offloading is at 6:15. Discussion on diabetic foot remission, and next-gen technologies is at 30:00

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