Epidermal Electronics: A discharge summary and a wearable tattoo when you leave the hospital

Researchers are in the process of developing and perfecting a device that consist of ultrathin electrodes, electronics, sensors, and wireless power and communication systems that would be “printed” directly onto the skin so people can wear them for an extended period while performing normal daily activities in order to track health and monitor healing near the skin’s surface, especially in the case of surgical wounds.

Full article here: http://tinyurl.com/bth8srf

Research published in Science: http://tinyurl.com/p9t2ony

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