Boneprox connects oral health to general health, to address one of society’s largest epidemics – osteoporosis. Through artificial intelligence, the company enables analysis and diagnosis of diseases, such as osteoporosis, using a standard dental x-ray.
With ongoing advancements in technology, healthcare and lifestyles, average life expectancy has greatly increased. It is estimated that there will be a 61% increase in the number of over 65-year-olds in the UK by 2032, making the UK one of the ‘oldest’ countries in the future. With an aging population, there is increasing stress and demand on the healthcare system. This must be responded to by improving the efficiency of healthcare, through modifications and collaborations with other sectors.
Read the whole article in the Innov-age Magazine Issue Twenty Six (p. 18-19) : http://www.edwardhealthcare.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Innovage-Issue-26-email.pdf