Bioptigen Envisu Image System

Porticos: Bioptigen Envisu Image System Bioptigen, a technology leader in ophthalmology from Morrisville, North Carolina partnered with Porticos, a product design, and product development engineering consulting firm in Morrisville, NC to create the Envisu, a state-of-the-art OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography). The Envision is a system that produces detailed images of the internal structure of the […]

Collaboration on Medication Monitoring Device: Porticos and Porticos Asia

Porticos, a product design and product development engineering consulting firm in Morrisville, NC, and Porticos Asia, its manufacturing partner, recently collaborated on a medication monitoring device that helps patients and caregivers keep track of medications via a smartphone app. The device can be attached to prescription pill bottles at the pharmacy, and it tracks the […]

Convenience at Your Fingertips: Porticos Helps Develop Automated Medication Dispenser

We’ve all been there: worried that a loved one isn’t taking his medications or, perhaps worse, is taking medication improperly. It can lead to hospital stays, the inability to live independently, and lots of stress on patients and loved ones. Spencer Healthcare Solutions, an RTP-based company, has developed a hardware and software platform to address […]

Porticos Introducing Livi™ to Life—Your New Home Healthcare Aid!

Revolutionizes Patient Care and Prescription Management The ground-breaking Livi™, Porticos’ latest engineering challenge, revolutionizes patient care and prescription management by dispensing medicines as prescribed—ensuring accuracy and precision for patients with complex pharmaceutical needs. In August 2014, Porticos announced that a working prototype was ready; now, Porticos engineers have supported units through in-depth product manufacturing and […]

Rheomics:The Point of Care, A Next-Generation Blood Clotting Test

Rheomics: Next-Generation Blood Clotting Test If you’re bleeding, how does the doctor know whether you need a transfusion? How does she know how much to give, or when to stop? Today there are diagnostics tests that provide this information, but not enough hospitals use them because they’re expensive, complicated, and unreliable. What if there was […]

Novel Medical: Sensor Device Automatically Monitors Patient Temperatures

Automatic Monitor: Sensor Device for Patient Temperature  Protective hypothermia, a medical treatment that lowers a patient’s body temperature, helps to reduce the risk of tissue injury due to insufficient blood-flow after cardiac arrests, strokes, or traumatic brain injuries. Water blankets and wraps have been used to lower patients’ body temperatures since the 1950s, but they […]