Monday, February 3, 2014

New Invention Seals A Gunshot Wound In 15 Seconds

RevMedx recently asked the FDA to approve a pocket-size invention: a modified syringe that injects specially coated sponges into wounds. Called XStat, the device could boost survival and spare injured soldiers from additional pain by plugging wounds faster and more efficiently than gauze.
Interesting concept.

More here.

1 comment:

  1. Sounds like they're copying Celox-A which does the same thing and has been available for years, to soldiers and civilians alike.

    http://www.chinookmed.com/cgi-bin/category.cgi?item=05169&source=nextopia

    Matt

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