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AIR BAG Surgical Gloves / Medicine / Health / Care

AIR BAG Surgical Gloves

During an operation, the gloves of the operator may be worn out sometimes. Which will increase the risk of infection for patients.It is very hard to identify whether a pair of conventional gloves are broken or not during the operation. This double-layer operation gloves is designed by applying the theory of barometric pressure. It has a plump air sac on the top, which is used to notify the user whether the gloves have been broken. When the surface layer of the glove is broken,the air sac will shrink and show the color green at the bottom due to the lower pressure between the two layers. The smallest crevice can be noticed by doctors easily.


Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Tianjia SHEN,
East China Normal University

Jingkai MAO,
East China Normal University

Zhiwei JIANG,
East China Normal University

Hao XIE,
East China Normal University