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Gradual Thermal-paster / Products and Applications

Gradual Thermal-paster
Gradual Thermal-paster

During an infusion, patients usually feel a few symptoms such as pain and swelling in the infusion site due to the cold herbal infusions. Such discomfort feelings may last quite a long time even after the cessation of infusion. The Gradual Thermal-paster is designed to elevate the temperature of the patient’s infusion site and help relief the cold-induced discomfort by heating, which can be achieved by using a self-heating material: Solid polymer electrolyte (SPE). By increasing the contact area of SPE and oxygen, the heating temperature will increase over time.

University

Xi'an Jiaotong University

Xi'an Jiaotong University
Xi'an, China

Yang Liu,
Xi'an Jiaotong University