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How does the patch control dosage?

The microprocessor-controlled inkjet system can deliver exact dosages and automatically manage a complex dosage schedule involving multiple drugs.

This capability could be particularly beneficial for elderly patients and children who have trouble keeping track of their many scheduled medications.

The microprocessor also could be programmed to dispense medication in response to a patient's vital signs, such as body temperature or blood pressure.

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