Gallery: Electronic Nose Can Detect Asthma in Patients

 

The trend in medicine is to rely on technology in order to make procedures easier, more reliable and less invasive for patients. To that end, researchers have been trying to create an electronic nose to perform several medical tasks. Overall they haven’t had much luck, until now: A group of Italian researchers found that using an electronic nose could more successfully detect asthma in patients than traditional tests.

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