DermaTrax smart dressing makes wound care less intrusive and more efficient

Researchers have developed a new “smart dressing” that’s able to monitor patient wounds, lowering the need for visual inspections. According to the device’s creators, it’s not only more convenient than standard dressings, but could also reduce costs associated with wound healing.

What does it track? Temperatue, pH, and moisture.

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David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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