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Amazing invention: Pocket sized gadget that can seal a gunshot wound in 15 seconds

New Delhi: Presently, military field medics have to pack layer after layer of gauze into a bullet wound to stop the bleeding, it is a time-consumer endeavor that doesn't always bring the desired results.Now a

India TV News Desk [ Updated: February 06, 2014 6:38 IST ]
amazing invention pocket sized gadget that can seal a
amazing invention pocket sized gadget that can seal a gunshot wound in 15 seconds

New Delhi: Presently, military field medics have to pack layer after layer of gauze into a bullet wound to stop the bleeding, it is a time-consumer endeavor that doesn't always bring the desired results.


Now a new creation called XStat can seal a bullet wound in 15 seconds . XStat is a spongy substance and it  is being hailed as the savior of battlefield soldiers and a new way to treat gun injuries.

‘XStat works by applying a group of small, rapidly-expanding sponges into a wound cavity using a lightweight applicator.

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