|Young African Invents Touch Screen Medical Tablet|
Here’s an example of African innovation at its finest.
The device spares African patients living in remote areas the trouble of having to travel to urban centers to seek medical examinations. According to Zang, the Cardiopad is “the first fully touch screen medical tablet made in Cameroon and in Africa.” He believes it is an invention that could save numerous human lives, and says the reliability of the pad device is as high as 97.5%. Zang says he invented the device in order to facilitate the treatment of patients with heart disease across Cameroon and the rest of Africa. So far, several medical tests have been carried out with the Cardiopad which have been validated by the Cameroonian scientific community.