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Device for MRI Scanner Intra-Bore Disinfection
Magnetic field-safe device for rapid disinfection of MRI bore and other types of scanners (CT, PET, PET-MR, SPECT) that is effective against COVID19, MRSA and other pathogens.</rss.brief Problem: With the advent of COVID-19, renewed emphasis has been placed on disinfecting surfaces in the medical environment. Disinfecting the MRI scanner bore...
Published: 6/23/2020   |   Inventor(s): Norman Butler, James Pilla, Terence Gade, Gabor Mizsei
Keywords(s): Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiviral, COVID-19
Category(s): Medical Devices, Hardware & Circuits & Sensors
MRI Measurement of Abdominal Wall Muscle Compliance for Surgical Planning and Outcome Prediction
A device and imaging method for non-invasive measurement of abdominal muscle elasticity and pre-operative prediction of successful hernia repair Problem: Two million abdominal surgeries are performed annually in the United States. Ventral hernia is one of the most common and serious post-operative complications with an incidence of approximately...
Published: 2/7/2020   |   Inventor(s): Lawrence Dougherty, Anil Chauhan, James Pilla
Category(s): Medical Devices