Electronic skin to monitor heart rate – an annotated graphic

An ultra-thin electronic device that attaches to the skin like a stick-on tattoo has been developed. The electronic “skin” can monitor electrical activity from the heart, brain waves and other vital signs.

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Electronic skin
Electronic skin

 

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