Asthma is a major public health concern, affecting one in 10 Australian adults. While there is no cure, asthma can be effectively managed. Asthma management is particularly important during pregnancy. The risk of pre-eclampsia, foetal growth restriction, preterm birth and the need for caesarean delivery are all recognised risk factors for asthmatics during pregnancy.
Methods for measuring blood pressure have varied only slightly in the last 100 years, but researchers at Monash University are set to revolutionise the medical monitoring landscape.
Monash University has demonstrated its commitment to take Australasian discoveries to the world.
If African communities can bypass the adoption of landline telephone technology by jumping straight to mobile phones, why can't Indonesian communities and their city planners save decades of technology evolution by leapfrogging to world's best urban water technology?