Anaesthetic bandage to alleviate pain from injections

mtxsep21 fig1 croppedPain associated with many routine vaccines and injections often cause discomfort for patients – particularly children and, by extension, their parents.

A medical device designed to diminish the pain and fear associated with these procedures, and therefore prevent the development of negative attitudes during doctor’s visits, has been developed by Ana Olivero of New Rochelle, New York, USA.

For the full story, see the September 2021 edition of Medical Textiles.