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Compression and stabilization for foot and ankle surgery in diabetic patients
A novel orthopedic device providing simultaneous stabilization and compression for patient's foot, ankle, and/or lower extremity. Simultaneous stabilization and compression is required in foot and ankle surgeries, revisional foot and ankle fusions, bone salvation efforts for patients with compromised bone and/or joint structure as for example for C...
Published: 1/14/2014   |   Inventor(s): Thomas Zgonis
Keywords(s): Medical Devices
Category(s): Medical Devices
Method and Apparatus for Stent Deployment with Enhanced Delivery of Bio-Active Agents
Reseracher at UT Health San Antonio have developed a stent for use in animals including humans is disclosed 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...
Published: 3/4/2013   |   Inventor(s): Marc Feldman, Kyriacos Athanasiou, C. Mauli Agrawal, Steven Bailey
Keywords(s): Biologics, Medical Devices
Category(s): Materials and Nanotechnology, Medical Devices
Mediastinal Needle Biopsy
University of Texas Health Science Center at 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...
Published: 5/30/2012   |   Inventor(s): Luis Angel
Keywords(s): Medical Devices
Category(s): Diagnostics
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