Wound scanner shows bacteria glowing if your body is infected

 作者:盛欧     |      日期:2017-06-26 02:01:00
Moleculight By Clare Wilson THE surgeon was poised to carry out a skin graft when he decided to try out an experimental device to check for infection. Called the MolecuLight i:X, it shows the presence of bacteria in real time as an eerie fluorescent glow. The patient was a 47-year-old man whose leg had been amputated above the knee. He had endured one infection already and the surgeon didn’t want to risk another. “I was ready to perform surgery on this patient. The wound looked clean,