The cover illustrates surgical sutures incorporating wirelessly operated pledgets for the monitoring of deep surgical sites.
Wireless monitoring of deep wounds via bioelectronic sutures
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Wirelessly operated bioelectronic sutures for the monitoring of deep surgical wounds - Nature Biomedical Engineering
Multifilament surgical sutures functionalized with a conductive polymer and incorporating pledgets with capacitive sensors operated via radiofrequency identification can be used to monitor physicochemical states of deep surgical sites.
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