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Neuro Kinetics, Inc. Releases New Version of Vest(TM) Control & Analysis Software
Date: Mar 28, 2013
Source: BusinessWeek

Featured firm in this article: Neuro Kinetics Inc of Pittsburgh, PA

Neuro Kinetics, Inc. will showcase the latest version of its VEST(TM) control and analysis software at the American Academy of Audiology's AudiologyNOW! 2013 conference next week in Anaheim, California. The VEST software is the platform that controls NKI's I-Portal(R) oculomotor technology used in conjunction with the company's various diagnostic devices.

Audiologists, neuro-otologists, and neurologists and other specialists use the software to conduct patient tests for a range of vestibular and balance issues, and to generate test data, prepare reports and manage patient care. The new VEST version 7.x features a number of benefits, including enhanced 64-bit platform using single PC with Windows(R) 7 reduces foot print and provides increased performance and efficiency; upgraded report structure and selection matrix provides an intuitive and enhanced user interface to reduce report pages and streamline patient documentation; video saving and playback now added for all NOTC tests with enhanced video compression allowing 10x smaller files; improved performance of pupil detection and torsion algorithms with torsion now running at 100 hz.