Chronic wounds affect millions of patients around the world and requires a major portion of health care budget for treatment. In this article, we present an unprecedented low cost continuous wireless monitoring system, realized through inkjet printing on a standard bandage strip, which can send early warnings as well as record long term wound progression data. The smart bandage can communicate upto a distance of 60 m when worn on the body.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||2016 IEEE Middle East Conference on Antennas and Propagation (MECAP)|
|Publisher||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)|
|State||Published - Dec 19 2016|