“The first thing we’re thinking of is testing at airports and stadiums.”
“Misinformation has always been present, even at higher proportions, before COVID-19 started. Many people knew this, which makes the ensuing misinformation spread during COVID-19 entirely predictable.”
“It can discharge, components malfunction, and there are studies showing it increases mortality. It’s like a horse kicking you in the chest—it’s that painful.”
Natalia Trayanova, Biomedical Engineering, on risks associated with defibrillators. The AI tool she and her team developed can predict an individual’s risk for sudden cardiac death and can help reduce the number of patients who receive the devices needlessly.
“The problem is that e-cigarette aerosols contain other completely uncharacterized chemicals that might have health risks that we don’t yet know about.”