College Students Design Linux-based Stethoscope
Jan 17, 2008, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"A team of engineering students at Calvin College in Grand
Rapids, Mich. is designing a digital stethoscope based on uClinux.
The team, called 'Rhythm Reloaded,' released a project proposal on
the open source device, which runs Freescale's Coldfire MCF5275
"The Rhythm Reloaded team is building the stethoscope as part of
a senior design project. The team hopes its device will be the
first electronic stethoscope able to record, filter, and store
computer audio data from a medical patient..."