Researchers Have Created A Smart Shirt, With Smartphone Interface, Which Accurately Monitors Breathing While The Wearer Is Engaged In Normal Day Activities. Researchers Plan To Explore The Shirt In Monitoring COPD, And Possibly Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Or Post Lung Transplant. Smart Shirts Already Exist But For Sports Folks.
‘Smart Shirt’ May Help Monitor Breathing For Patients With Chronic Lung Disease
Researchers have developed a novel way to monitor breathing using a “smart shirt”, a wearable that can record important parameters of breathing by sensing subtle movements of the chest and abdomen.