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Ultrasound-guided Percutaneous Nephrostomy Model
This invention is a surgical training model for ultrasound-guided ablation of kidney stones. This model includes the following features for optimal surgical training: kidney structure, kidney stones, ribs, paraspinous muscle, and fluid drip. Background: Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) is a medical procedure to treat large kidney stone accumulation...
Published: 7/19/2022   |   Inventor(s): Marissa Lovett, David Biffar, Allan Hamilton, David Tzou, Michael Phung, Benjamin Lee
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Healthcare Portfolios > Nephrology/Renal, Technology Classifications > Medical Devices
Computer-Aided Surgical Trainer (CAST)
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is a modern surgical technique requiring small incisions or no incisions. This technology is a system for the assessment and training of minimally invasive surgical skills (MIS). The apparatus of the invention comprises a set of physical building units, sensors and actuators to embody a variety of training tasks. The...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Jerzy Rozenblit, Allan Hamilton, George Hwang, Mario Riojas, Piotr Czapiewski
Keywords(s): computer guided laparoscopy training, minimally invasive surgery, surgical skills performance evaluation, surgical training
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Software & Information Technology, Technology Classifications > Software & Information Technology > Education & Training
Computer Assisted Surgical Trainer - Portable Version (CAST-PV)
This technology is a construction kit that allows users to build a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) box trainer that provides a range of skills training. The trainer is portable, affordable and provides performance assessment software that can be downloaded to smart tablets and phones. Made with Lego Mindstorms, CAST-PV allows users to design training...
Published: 7/15/2022   |   Inventor(s): Jerzy Rozenblit, Allan Hamilton, Liana Suantak, Liana Napalkova, Mario Riojas
Keywords(s): low-cost surgical trainer, minimal invasive surgery, smart tablet applications, surgical skills evaluation methods, surgical training, universal usability
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Software & Information Technology, Technology Classifications > Software & Information Technology > Education & Training