Surgical Device for Eyelid Ptosis Correction
ApplicationSurgical device to perform clamping, incision, and closure for correcting eyelid ptosis.Key BenefitsSimplifies the Müller muscle resection that decreases surgical procedure time.Eliminates the risk of cutting sutures that cause dehiscence and improves the final appearance.Market SummaryPtosis (drooping upper eyelids) is a common con...
Inventor(s): Denise Kim, Jacquelyn Borinski, Andrew Kolpitcke, Mohamad Ali Naja, Drew Padilla
Miniature Sterile Specimen Label for Usage in Operating Room
ApplicationSterile sticky labels for specimen labeling during surgery.Key BenefitsEasy and hygienic specimen labeling in the operating room.Miniature design maintained with labelling accuracy.Market SummarySpecimen labeling practices are critical components of effective and accurate patient identification. Errors in specimen labeling can lead to re...
Inventor(s): Lillie Perkins-Lewis
Femoroplasty Device that Repairs the Hip Bone
Less invasive surgical alternative to a total hip replacement (THR) that restores the shape and function of the hip joint.
Requires less invasive surgery of the hip, reducing recovery time.
Prevents the patient from needing a THR or delays it for at least 10 years.
Less expensive than a THR.
Inventor(s): Zachary Bercu, Janice Newsome, Jonathan Martin, Elizabeth Marr, Nicholas Arce, Kathryn Martin
Real-time Patient Data Display Software
ApplicationSoftware program providing a real-time display of actionable, patient-specific data to be used by care givers in a particular care unit.Key BenefitsEasy-to- use, color coded display of patient specific data. Improves quality of care by identifying those patients within a unit not receiving a particular key care measure. Tracks key qualit...
Inventor(s): Jason Stein, Tim Morris
System for Real-Time Monitoring of Radiology Resources
ApplicationAn automated, real-time computed tomography (CT) status display software and hardware system for reducing delays in imaging in the hospital.Key BenefitsAnalytics engine anticipates delays and recommends available scanners.Non-metallic & radiolucent pressure sensor is safe for use in CT scanners.Durable hardware holds up under harsh c...
Inventor(s): Adam Prater, Arthur (Jack) Fountain, Jonathan Bidwell
INFORMED: Instant Functional Outcomes Report for Meaningful Encounters in Dialysis
ApplicationSoftware report that records and displays the domains of physical functioning for dialysis patients to inform clinicians' shared decision making.Key BenefitsEnables longitudinal tracking of patient information on functioning over time.Displays information across multiple domains of physical functioning.Increases cooperation of patient wi...
Inventor(s): Laura Plantinga, Brian Jones, Anna Vandenberg, Leigh Nadel
Software for Reviewing Patients in Radiotherapy Chart Rounds
ApplicationSoftware program to help physicians streamline peer-review for radiotherapy patients during chart rounds.Key BenefitsIncreases efficiency and reduces time for reviewing patient chart records.Enables faster detection of errors and deviations.Provides standardized treatment for all patients.Improves quality and safety of cancer patient tre...
Inventor(s): Eduard Schreibmann, Natia Esiashvili
Clinical Order Authorization System for Healthcare Facilities
ApplicationSoftware that enables dual authorization requirement for junior staff member for clinical procedures.Key BenefitsEnables efficient communication between senior and junior medical staff.Improves patient care by reducing time for decision-making.Potentially reduces unnecessary treatments, reducing costs.Records decisions, allowing comparis...
Inventor(s): James Blum, Gregory Esper
Emory Liver Transplant App
ApplicationA mobile app that facilitates liver transplant referrals.Key BenefitsSecurely facilitates liver transplant referrals to patients through mobile app or web portal.Provides community providers with information about Liver Transplant Center physicians, clinical trials, outcomes and news.Conveniently provides a MELD Calculator to estimate se...
Inventor(s): Joseph Magliocca, Michael (mike) Palgon
MitraPlug: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
ApplicationRepair of mitral valve regurgitation, using a minimally-invasive transcatheter-based technology.Key BenefitsCan be delivered using a one-shot transcatheter approach via the apex of the heart. Miniature adjustable plug mounts directly on the valve leaflets, closing the gap between the leaflets and eliminating leakage. Designed to be impla...
Inventor(s): Sai Muralidhar Padala, Eric Sarin