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Compression/Stabilization for Foot and Ankle Surgery
A novel orthopedic device providing simultaneous stabilization and compression for patient's foot, ankle, and/or lower extremity has been developed by UT Health San Antonio researchers. It is intended for use by surgeons during Charcot foot and ankle surgeries, revisional foot and ankle fusions (nonunions), and in cases where a patient's bones suff...
Published: 1/14/2014   |   Inventor(s): Thomas Zgonis
Keywords(s): Medical Devices
Category(s): Clinical Specialities > Endocrinology, Clinical Specialities > Orthopedics, Medical Devices > Rehabilitation
Stent Deploment with Enhanced Delivery of Bio-Active Agents
Researchers at UT Health San Antonio have developed a stent for use in animals, including humans, which includes unprotected and protected regions, each protected regions including a bioactive or biopenetrating agent containing therein where the protected regions are protected by the unprotected regions when the stent is in its undeployed state whi...
Published: 3/4/2013   |   Inventor(s): Marc Feldman, Kyriacos Athanasiou, C. Mauli Agrawal, Steven Bailey
Keywords(s): Biologics, Medical Devices
Category(s): Clinical Specialities > Cardiology, Medical Devices > Implants/Prostheses, Medical Devices > Surgical Equipment
Mediastinal Needle Biopsy
UT Health San Antonio researchers have developed a novel cutting biopsy needle designed to cut and remove intact tissue samples suspected of being cancerous or diseased within a patient through an endoscope or other instrument. This needle will collect cytology and histology samples from the mediastinum with more precision, reliability, and ease-o...
Published: 5/30/2012   |   Inventor(s): Luis Angel
Keywords(s): Medical Devices
Category(s): Clinical Specialities > Oncology, Medical Devices > Surgical Equipment
Electricity generating system using heartbeats to recharge automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator biventricular pacemakers
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Published: 3/4/2009   |   Inventor(s): Carlos Aguilar, Li-Hsin Han, Shaochen Chen, Arturo Ayon, David Johnson, C. Mauli Agrawal, Steven Bailey, Devang Patel, Marc Feldman
Keywords(s): Medical Devices
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