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ambient lantern / Interactive Healthcare Interface

ambient lantern
ambient lantern

ambient lantern sits by the bed or in the restroom. More than just a night light, it begins to pulse softly along with the rhythm of your heartbeat when you place your fingertip into its super-soft, Polyurethane foamed skin.
From the tip of your finger, built-in sensors including pulse oximeter read your vital sign such as oxygen saturation and any symptoms of heartbeat irregularities.
This information is sent to a server on the internet via a wireless network, and regular reports are delivered by e-mail and/or postal mail to you and your doctor. If any problems are found, it requests they are checked and attended to.


Tama Art University

Tama Art University
Tokyo, Japan

Prof. Tomohiro Uemura


Kan Yasuma Design Studio

Kan Yasuma Design Studio
Tokyo, Japan

Kan Yasuma