Portable electronic device to reduce blood clots

Portable electronic device to reduce blood clots

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Deep vein thrombosis is reportedly the cause of death of 25,000 Britons and 200,000 Americans every year. UK-based Geko believe current devices designed to address the problem are cumbersome and ineffective, and have therefore launched a wristwatch-sized, self-adhesive band which reduces the risk of clotting by stimulating blood flow.

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