Tooth sensor reveals patients’ lies

Curated News:

By Timberlake Dental curated from News.com.au

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“INVENTORS have created technology they say could be embedded in teeth and used  to tell doctors when patients have defied medical advice about eating less or  not smoking…”

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Commentary:

According to this article it is now perhaps possible to implant sensors in teeth that can monitor patients in some ways.  Although the technology may be feasible, the acceptance of such a practice – by both patients and medical professionals is not likely very soon.

Dr. Rodney D Chowning, DDS, Sedation Dentist, Denton, TX

 

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