Wireless Baby!

Updated: Aug 13, 2019

Have you have ever seen a picture of a baby in intensive care in the hospital? If so, you would noticed several patches on the body, all connected with wires to machines. The baby is being continually monitored for heart rate, temperature, and other vital signs. The issue with this is that the adhesives that are used on the patches are rough on fragile new skin. As a result, a new technology has been developed that can take measurements and then send data wirelessly to monitors. See and read more at: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/wireless-patches-can-comfortably-monitor-sick-babies-health



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