The Pocket colposcope rivals the image quality of the best colposcopes on the market but at a fraction of the weight, size and cost of clinical colposcopes. We have ongoing clinical trials in Durham, Tanzania, Kenya and Peru. New Studies are planned in Honduras and Zambia.
Development of the Pocket colposcope
Mueller et al. "International image concordance study to compare a Point of Care Tampon (POCkeT) colposcope to a binocular colposcope." Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. Accepted Dec. 2016.
Mueller J*, Asma B*, Lam C ,Krieger M, Asiedu M, Gallagher J, Hariprasad R, Malliga J, Mchome B, Oneko O, Taylor P, Venegas G, Wanyoro A, Muasher L, Schmitt J, Ramanujam N. Evaluation of a point of care tampon (POCkeT) colposcope as a screening device for cervical cancer among international physicians. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 2017. In press.
*Authors contributed equally
Asiedu MN, Agudogo J, Schmitt JW, Miros R, Preschold-Bell RJ, Krieger M, Ramanujam N. Design and preliminary analysis of a vaginal inserter for speculum-free self-cervical cancer screening. PLoS one, 2017. Submitted.
Morhard R, Hu F, Barrero Castedo B, Madonna M, Mueller J, Katz D, Ramanujam N. Optimization of Ethanol Ablation for Treatment of Precancerous Cervical Lesions in Resource-Limited Settings. Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2017. In preparation.