Patchstrips

1.What is it? PATCH strips are an environmentally friendly, 100% organic natural bamboo bandages infused with activated aloe vera, charcoal and coconut oil extracts. Using natural, biodegradable and sustainable resources, PATCH strips provides a solution to soothe symptoms and promote wound recovery for sensitive skin. As a market which has been criticised for not catering…

what3words Emergency Location

1.What is it? A smart new way of navigating around space where each 3m x 3m space has 3 words designated to itself. As a postcode may cover a larger area, this is a more precise and descriptive approach of an area which can be easily scanned with the naked eye. 2. Why is it…

TheraGun Percussive Therapy

1.What is it? A handheld wireless neuromuscular percussive therapy to treat breakthrough pain for soft tissue pain. Aimed to primarily help athletes and active users, the Theragun acts with high frequency and high amplitude to relieve pain faster through only 30 seconds of use. As Percussive therapy research has shown to significantly decrease Delayed Onset…

The Artificial Pancreas Reforming Type 1 Diabetes Treatment

1.What is it? The DGLB1 system is an automated insulin delivery device (AID) launched by Diabeloop in early 2019, that automatically regulates blood glucose levels for type 1 diabetics using AI, meaning no need for strict carb counting or manually administering insulin doses (1) 2.Why is it Important Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) affects around…

Cerebrotech Visor for strokes

1.What is it? A non-invasive, portable and wireless device which measures real-time brain fluid distribution to help triage severe strokes for endovascular therapy within the 24 hours timeframe. This device has been FDA approved and uses the Volumetric Impedance Phase-shift Spectroscopy (VIPS) technique for imaging. 2. Why is it important? Early diagnosis of a severe…

Propeller Smart Inhaler

1.What is it? Propeller is a digital medical attachment for your asthma/ COPD inhaler. This tracks flare-ups, dosing schedules and changes in health in real time which can be viewed on the Propeller Health App. 2. Why is it important? More than 6 million people in the UK suffer from Asthma or COPD. We see…

PlatoWork Brain Stimulator

1.What is it? A headpiece designed to stimulate your brain using neurostimulation. This is a direct plug’n’play device that you can use straight out of the box. Tried and tested by over 500 individuals and data from over 40, 000 studies, is this the future of thinking? Please note: this is not a medical device…

Vivaer Non- invasive Nasal Airway Remodelling

1.What is it? A radiofrequency based portable device designed to reshape the nasal valve gently to allow better nasal airflow. This is done at a low temperature to minimise pain and the procedure can be done within community healthcare practices. Vivaer offers an alternative to the conventional nasal surgery which does not always attend to…

Phyzio – Personalised Pain Relief

1.What is it? A portable device offering instant pain relief using neurostimulation and an app based program to track your progress and prevent future pain in the long term. Phyzio can be used at any time, any place and will be available for shipping from July 2019. 2. Why is it important? Acknowledging our society’s…

DNA Digital Storage

1.What is it? A method of storing digital data on fragments of synthesised DNA for high capacity and low maintenance information storage. A solution to minimise the occupation of physical space and avoid losing access to information on storage devices such as a USB or a hard drive which are inevitable to becoming obsolete with…