We put this technological advance in our Community Health Tech category, but, in time, the technology could be available at the home level- Medical Technology is scaling down and getting cheaper.  Here is a great example just out- a portable ultrasound machine.  This is a promotion video for the company, Quirumed:

Published on Nov 6, 2013

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Portable digital ultrasonic ultrasound. WED-180 model.

– Ultrasound dynamic aperture technology that ensures the sharpness of the image, from the areas closest to the uttermost.
RDA: Real-time Dynamic Aperture (Open real-time dynamic)
DFS: Dynamic Frequency Scan (dynamic frequency scanning)
DRA: Dynamic Receiving Apodization (Reception dynamic apodization)
DRF: Dynamic Receiving Focusing (Front Dynamics Approach)

– Generate reports automatically (Normal / OB)
– Automatic identification of the probes (2 connections)
– Backlit keyboard.
– Digital Controls.
– 8 Segment TGC adjustment
– Main Unit
– 2 connections for probe
– REF. WED180-369-60R: 60R Convex probe 3.5 MHz

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