How Smart Bandages Are Transforming Medicine and Healthcare

Smart bandages changing medicine
A smart bandage with wound covering component (right), containing sensors and a drug carrier, and a microprocessor (left) that interprets sensor input and triggers drug delivery (Image credit: Tufts University)
Chronic wounds are a major health issue affecting tens of millions of people worldwide. While some bandages today are embedded with medicine to treat wounds, scientists have something much more […]
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