Electric Underwear to Prevent Decubitus Ulcer?!

This is interesting — Scientists have designed electric underwear which shocks and stimulates nursing home residents who are unable to change position. This electric shock may help reduce decubitus ulcer formation. Remember, pressure sores (decubitus ulcers) form when a patient does not change their pressure for hours at a time. Maybe this electric shock will create the stimulus in the skin tissue needed to prevent a bedsore from forming

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19946428

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