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Dynamic Directional Endoscopic Cap
Invention The invention is a simple, affordable endoscopic cap that allows for visualization of the endoscope?s orientation in relation to internal anatomical structures. This cap is compatible with various endoscopes and can be made to fit various sizes. Background Current endoscopes are being used to visualize internal anatomical structures ...
Published: 5/5/2015   |   Inventor(s):  
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Category(s): Medical Device
Oscopy Depth Indicator
Invention The invention is a simple, affordable, visual measurement system that can be used during endoscopy procedures to accurately and automatically indicate the depth of the scope when inserted into the body cavity. The visual system integrates the depth indicator with the endoscopic imaging data and is compatible with commercially available b...
Published: 3/6/2015   |   Inventor(s):  
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Minimally Invasive Ureter Identification Device
Invention The invention is a simple-to-use, low-cost, disposable device that can be used during minimally invasive procedures to detect the location of the ureter so that it can be avoided during the surgery. The device is deployed through the laparoscopic trocar during surgery as needed. Background Minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery a...
Published: 3/31/2014   |   Inventor(s):  
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Enterotomy Sensor
Invention The invention is a small, low-cost disposable device that can be used during minimally invasive procedures to detect the occurrence of an enterotomy. Background Minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery are becoming the norm and their benefits and risks are becoming more apparent. One of the well-known risks is an unintended bowel p...
Published: 3/31/2014   |   Inventor(s):  
Keywords(s): Diagnostic, Medical Device
Category(s): Medical Device
Wearable Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) System
Invention The invention from Methodist and Weill Cornell Medical College is a portable, wearable system for TMS that can be used by a patient at home with a prescribed treatment protocol. The system can be custom tailored for patient specific treatment of various types of chronic pain and neurological diseases. The device is a helmet / cap containi...
Published: 7/31/2013   |   Inventor(s):  
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Category(s): Medical Device, Research Tool
Cardiovascular Anesthesia Transfer Assist Device (CATAD)
Invention The invention is a cardiovascular (CV) anesthesia transfer assist device (CATAD) that provides a platform to mount the various lines and other elements involved in treating and monitoring CV surgical patients. The modular design of the CATAD helps to reduce confusion during set-up in the operating room (OR) through to transfer of the pat...
Published: 7/31/2013   |   Inventor(s):  
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Category(s): Medical Device
Six-Degrees-of-Freedom Hand Controller
Invention The six-degrees-of-freedom hand controller is the next generation controlling device that provides greater freedom of navigation while maintaining precision. Operating with a single hand, a user can simultaneously navigate up to six-degrees-of-freedom enabling superior flexibility in moving a target in any direction of choice. The six-deg...
Published: 7/31/2013   |   Inventor(s):  
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Cervical Spine Orthosis
Invention The invention is a neck brace designed to support the person’s head in a neutral or improved position. The brace can be used in the adult and pediatric population with a variety of diagnoses, such as Cerebral Palsy, Spinal Muscle Atrophy, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Primary Lateral Sclerosis, and head drop syndrome. The des...
Published: 7/31/2013   |   Inventor(s):  
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Real-Time Surgical Microscope System with Diagnostic Assistance for Label-Free Identification of Tumors
Invention The invention is a portable, all fiber optical, surgical microscope integrated with a database and software to provide real-time cancer detection and diagnosis. The microscope uses high-resolution, label-free imaging to allow rapid differentiation of cancer cells from normal cells during surgery. The database and classification software p...
Published: 7/31/2013   |   Inventor(s):  
Keywords(s): Imaging
Category(s): Diagnostic, Medical Device
Invisible Target for Dialysis Graft Access: Easy, Lower Risk Home and Professional Dialysis Access
Invention Dialysis grafts are damaged by frequent and imprecise needle access, which can result in pseudo-aneurysms, graft failure, dangerous infections and other complications. This invention creates an invisible “target” on the graft so that a small, inexpensive device can locate the precise place for injection. As the home dialysis...
Published: 7/31/2013   |   Inventor(s):  
Keywords(s): Medical Device
Category(s): Medical Device