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Smart Bed for Monitoring Patient Vital Signs
With the ever increasing average age of the population, it becomes more and more important to be able to automate biomedical measurements thereby freeing up stuff to concentrate on critical care. The concept we are investigating is a bed with integrated sensing to be used for patient monitoring. The smart bed would monitor patient movement (necessary...
Published: 10/23/2015   |   Inventor(s): William Spillman, Kenith Meissner, Jianmin Gong, Jennifer Bennett, Michael Mayer
Keywords(s): Medical/Drug Delivery
Category(s): Biomedical
Magnetic Targeting Device Applied to Interlocking of Distal Intramedullary Nail Screw Holes
A novel method and device for targeting objects and specifically for locating intramedullary screw openings. See US Patent 7,753,913
Published: 10/10/2013   |   Inventor(s): Dave Szakelyhidi, Joel Stitzel, Jr., Alex Cardinali
Keywords(s): Medical/Drug Delivery
Category(s): Medical, Devices
Bioavailability Enhancement of Flavonoid Compounds with Beneficial Medical Properties
Simple and non-toxic methods for enhancing the water solubility and bioavailability of flavonoids such as resveratrol and curcumin, which are known to have beneficial health effects. Higher bioavailability will allow for easier clinical testing of health benefits and dose-response studies, and will enable administration of smaller and less frequent...
Published: 9/14/2012   |   Inventor(s): Kevin Edgar, Bin Li, Stephanie Williams, Lynne Taylor, Grace Ilevbare
Keywords(s): Medical/Drug Delivery
Category(s): Drug Delivery
Novel Cellulose Adipate Products and Processes
A novel family of water-dispersible cellulose derivatives with the following advantages: - Exceptional hydrolytic stability - Ability to enhance controlled release of active ingredients from formulations - Significantly enhanced bioavailability of poorly soluble drugs - Additional applications in waterborne coating systems These...
Published: 9/3/2012   |   Inventor(s): Kevin Edgar, Nilanjana Kar
Keywords(s): Medical/Drug Delivery
Category(s): Drug Delivery, Chemicals