Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
System and method for urodynamic evaluation utilizing micro electro-mechanical system technology










Image Number 6 for United States Patent #8128576.

An implantable urodynamic system includes an implantable first device deployable in a patient's bladder, an implantable second device deployable in a patient's vaginal canal, and a data acquisition and analysis module or processing unit external to the body of the patient. The first device includes a magnet and an inductive coil, and the second device includes a magnet, an inductive coil and a battery. When deployed in the patient's body, attraction between the magnets maintains the two devices in close proximity to one another to effect an inductive coupling between the coils so that the first device may be powered by the battery of the second device. The urodynamic system is intended to facilitate measurement, collection, and wireless transmission of real-time, or near real-time, data (bladder pressure, abdominal pressure, and temperature) from an ambulatory patient. This data is of value in diagnosing a number of abnormal bladder conditions, such as infection, overactive bladder, bladder spasms, and the like.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Braided boomerang pet toy
System and method for employing signoff-quality timing analysis information concurrently in multiple scenarios to reduce dynamic power in an electronic circuit and an apparatus incorporating t
Automatic actuator for breakers or switches
Nutritional supplement method
TRPM8 antagonists and their use in treatments
Flip-chip mounting resin composition and bump forming resin composition
Multiple RF band operation in mobile devices
  Randomly Featured Patents
Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and write/verify method thereof
Die assembly for extruding multilayer parisons
Spreader for particulate material
Phased array antenna system with variable electrical tilt
Twistable medication dispensing system
Soybean variety A1015862
Cooling fan control method for minimizing the power consumption of a vehicle air conditioning system
Opto-electrical devices incorporating metal nanowires
Universal air bubble detector
Modified conductivity modulated MOSFET