The Early Detection of Neurodegenerative Diseases (EDoN) initiative, with backing from Alzheimer’s Research UK, is working to develop wearable devices which will collect data to help detect the early stages of Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Wakefield, J. (2020). Wearable to spot Alzheimer’s being developed. London: BBC Technology News, February 13th 2020.
The EDoN White Paper
Frey, AL. Karran, M. [and] Jimenez, RC. [et al] (2019). Harnessing the potential of digital technologies for the early detection of neurodegenerative diseases. Pre-print. [Epub ahead of print].
Possibly of interest, regarding Medopad / Tencent’s use of artificial intelligence to diagnose Parkinson’s Disease:
Cellan-Jones, R. (2019). Artificial intelligence apps, Parkinson’s and me. London: BBC Technology News / BBC Health News, December 6th 2019.