Novel wearable ultrasound patch monitors BP inside body

IANS Sep 14, 2018

Scientists have developed a new wearable ultrasound patch that non-invasively monitors blood pressure in arteries deep beneath the skin and could help people detect cardiovascular problems earlier on and with greater precision.



 

 

 

 

 



The new soft, stretchy ultrasound patch uses ultrasound waves to continuously record the diameter of a pulsing blood vessel located as deep as four centimeters (more than one inch) below the skin. It can be worn on the skin...

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