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Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program

Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery ProgramFlirtey

New Emergency Defibrillator Drone Delivery Program From Flirtey Drone delivery service, Flirtey announced an exciting new partnership with REMSA, a community-integrated emergency medical services provider, to launch the first automated external defibrillator (AED) drone delivery service in the United States. Cardiac arrest is the leading cause of natural death in America, with more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cases each year, according to the American…

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Advanced Drone Detects Heartbeat

Advanced Drone Detects HeartbeatUNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

This Drone Detects Heartbeat and Breathing Rates According to BBC, there is a new drone with some pretty advanced technology. Researchers at the University of South Australia have developed drones that can remotely measure heart and breathing rates. Image-processing systems combined with specially created algorithms allow the drones to detect vital signs in several people at once, while they are moving. The…

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Scientists Add Defibrillator To Drones

Russian Scientists Add Defibrillator To DronesМосковский технологический институт

Russian Scientists Add Defibrillator To Drones In what looks like a potentially useful use of drone technology, Russian scientists at the Moscow Technology Institute have stuck a defibrillator on a drone so it can be remotely piloted to a person in need of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. So much like an air ambulance, but — presumably — a lot cheaper. The project is…

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Ambulance Drones Save Lives Faster

Drones Save Lives FasterGabriel Rossi/Getty

Ambulance Drones Save Lives Faster Than Emergency Services CNET posted an interesting article how drones equipped with defibrillators can reach patients more quickly than ground-based emergency medical services. This could change the way we use emergency response completely. Using drones to reach patients could help cut down on one crucial aspect of emergency care: response times. Thus, giving emergency care quicker and…

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Drone Carrying Defibrillator Saves Lives

Drone Carrying Defibrillator Saves LivesThe Guardian

Drone Carrying Defibrillator Saves Lives, Research Suggests Drones were 16 minutes faster than the emergency services, increasing the chance of survival for people who suffer cardiac arrest, study shows Drones are already employed for anything from military to recreational use, from oil exploration to filmmaking, but they could also help save the lives of people who have suffered a cardiac…

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Cargo Deliveries via Drones

Cargo Deliveries via Drones In The Amazon RainforestDrone Girl

Cargo Deliveries via Drones In The Amazon Rainforest Drones still have a number of hoops to fly through before drone delivery becomes widespread in the U.S. But in Peru’s Amazon rainforest, drones are making cargo deliveries of anti-venom medication to remote villages. WeRobotics, a group that carries out robotic-related social good projects around the world, is testing drone delivery of…

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Using Drones for Sample Transportation

Hospitals Begin Using Drones for Sample TransportationReview and Blog

Hospitals Begin Using Drones for Sample Transportation Today, drones are used everywhere for various tasks. For example, they are a very practical way of transportation. Earlier, we’ve written about product deliveries executed by drones. Such companies as Amazon or Google are already using drones in the consumer segment. However, drones can play a bigger role in other fields, like medicine. This…

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UAS to Deliver Laboratory Samples

Swiss Post Using UAS to Deliver Laboratory Samples Between Hospitals in Lugano, SwitzerlandAlessandro Della Bella

Swiss Post Using UAS to Deliver Laboratory Samples Between Hospitals in Lugano, Switzerland Since the middle of March, the Swiss postal service has been using UAS to deliver laboratory samples between two hospitals in Lugano, Switzerland, which is near the Italian border. Since beginning operation, the UAS, which are manufactured by a California-based UAS company called Matternet, have completed around…

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Trial For Drones To Carry Vaccines

Trial For Drones To Carry Vaccines

Vanuatu in trial for drones to carry vaccines to remote areas In what’s believed to be a world-first, drones are to be trialed to carry vaccines to remote communities in the Pacific. Unicef is working with the Vanuatu government on the groundbreaking project in the hope it will save lives. “If it works it will be massive, it will be huge,…

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Medicine Delivering Cardboard Drone

Medicine Delivering Cardboard Drone

The Brilliant New Medicine Delivering Cardboard Drone WHEN MOST PEOPLE hear the word “drone” they either think of uncrewed military aircraft or those multi-rotor mini-copters that could one day deliver packages to your doorstep. But what if the package is the plane? That’s the idea behind the Aerial Platform Supporting Autonomous Resupply Actions drone, a cardboard glider that carries about two pounds of…

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