Wearable gadget that numbs pain without any invasive methods

NeuroMetrix Quell wearable gadget

NeuroMetrix has announced that at CES 2015 they will release Quell, a wearable pain relief device which is similar to the Unilife Injectors in a way. This wearable gadget will neutralize chronic pain without any non-invasive methods courtesy the neurostimulation technology. NeuroMetrix can be worn without any discomfort during the day and night time too making it a very feasible method to track the pain therapy being employed for any particular ailment.

The device is cleared by FDA for treatment of chronic pain without the need of a prescription. It will also give the patient option to use this device in conjunction with smartphone to personalize the pain therapy treatment and also track all the details on mobile devices.

Shai N. Gozani, M.D., Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of NeuroMetrix said

We are excited to be on the cusp of entering the $4B US over-the-counter pain relief market. We believe that as advanced wearable therapeutic technology, Quell represents a new pain relief category that will be attractive to consumers looking for non-pharmacological pain control options.

We’ll have to wait till the CES 2015 in January to brief you in on any further details on this device, until then enjoy the rest of the coverage on our portal.



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