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*  Henry Buchwald
He also invented the first implantable infusion pump, a precursor to implantable infusion pumps in use throughout the world ... His long-term research interests include cholesterol and atherosclerosis, obesity surgery, implantable devices, hyperlipidemias ... These include the world's first infusion port, peritoneovenous shunts, and specialty vascular catheters. ... Int'l Study Group on Diabetes Treatment With Implantable Insulin Delivery Devices, 1989-1993 Inventor of the Year Award and ...
*  University of Minnesota
He also invented the first implantable infusion pump, a precursor to implantable infusion pumps in use throughout the world ... Infusion pump - Henry Buchwald invented world's first infusion port, peritoneovenous shunts, and specialty vascular catheters. ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E07)
... infusion pumps MeSH E07.858.082.505.254 --- infusion pumps, implantable MeSH E07.858.082.505.508 --- insulin infusion systems ... infusion pumps, implantable MeSH E07.505.508 --- insulin infusion systems MeSH E07.532.276 --- contact lenses MeSH E07.532. ... implantable MeSH E07.695.185 --- dental implants MeSH E07.695.185.185 --- dental implants, single-tooth MeSH E07.695.190 --- ... implantable MeSH E07.296.319 --- electrodes, implanted MeSH E07.296.319.074 --- auditory brain stem implants MeSH E07.296. ...
*  ICD-9-CM Volume 3
86.06 Insertion of totally implantable infusion pump (86.07 Insertion of totally implantable vascular access device (VAD) ( ... Injection or infusion of biological response modifier (BRM) as an antineoplastic agent (99.29) Injection or infusion of other ... Injection or infusion of other therapeutic or prophylactic substance (99.20) Injection or infusion of platelet inhibitor (99.21 ... Injection or infusion of cancer chemotherapeutic substance (99.26) Injection of tranquilizer (99.27) Iontophoresis (99.28) ...
*  Luis Vald├ęs
"Fibrosis of Extrahepatic Biliary System After Continuous Hepatic Artery Infusion of Floxuridine Through an Implantable pump ( ...
*  List of International Organization for Standardization standards
Implantable neurostimulators ISO 14708-4:2008 Part 4: Implantable infusion pumps ISO 14708-5:2010 Part 5: Circulatory support ... Closures for infusion bottles ISO 8536-3:2009 Part 3: Aluminium caps for infusion bottles ISO 8536-4:2010 Part 4: Infusion sets ... Infusion sets for single use with pressure infusion apparatus ISO 8536-9:2015 Part 9: Fluid lines for single use with pressure ... 2015 Liquid pumps and pump units - Noise test code - Grades 2 and 3 of accuracy ISO 20381:2009 Mobile elevating work platforms ...
*  Index of biomedical engineering articles
Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator - Infusion pump - Instrumentation for medical devices - Laser applications in medicine ...
*  Glossary of diabetes
... infusion of insulin. Pumps can be implantable (see implantable insulin pump) or external. the latter use a subcutaneous ... Implantable insulin pump An insulin pump that is implantable rather than external. A small device placed inside of the body ... Infusion Set in a diabetic context, a tubing system to connect an insulin pump to the pump user, including a subcutaneous ... Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) See: Insulin pump. Contraindication A condition that makes a treatment not ...
*  Biomedical engineering
Devices in this class are typically non-invasive and include X-ray machines, PACS, powered wheelchairs, infusion pumps, and ... Some implants are bioactive, such as subcutaneous drug delivery devices in the form of implantable pills or drug-eluting stents ... Some examples include pacemakers, infusion pumps, the heart-lung machine, dialysis machines, artificial organs, implants, ... implantable pacemaker pulse generators and endosseous (intra-bone) implants. Medical/biomedical imaging is a major segment of ...
*  Intrathecal pump
For baclofen pumps, this may be once every 5-7 years. Infusion pump "Intrathecal Baclofen Pumps Fact Sheet" (PDF). Women's and ... and a programmable pump delivers the medication according to a rate determined by a computer program. The implantable medical ... The intrathecal pump consists of a metal pump which stores and delivers the medication, and a catheter which delivers the ... Intrathecal pumps require maintenance. Individuals who use these pumps will need to come into their physician's office to have ...
*  Medical device connectivity
... to an infusion pump or pump management system [RTM] Rosetta Terminology Mapping - is based on the ISO/IEEE 11073 semantic ... IDCO] Implantable Device - Cardiac - Observation (IDCO)* profile - specifies a mechanism for transmission, and processing of ... PIV] Point-of-care Infusion Verification - supports communication of a 5-Rights validated medication delivery / infusion order ...
*  Medical device
FDA (2010-09-08). "Infusion Pump Software Safety Research at FDA". FDA. Retrieved 2010-09-09. Trautman, Kim (16 January 2015 ... The core legal framework consists of three directives: Directive 90/385/EEC regarding active implantable medical devices ... Examples of Class II devices include acupuncture needles, powered wheelchairs, infusion pumps, air purifiers, and surgical ... Insulin Pumps Vulnerable to Attacks by Hackers Daily Tech June 15, 2011 Nidhi Subbaraman Daily Tech June 15, 2011 Nidhi ...
*  Pain management
An intrathecal pump used to deliver very small quantities of medications directly to the spinal fluid. This is similar to ... A spinal cord stimulator is an implantable medical device that creates electric impulses and applies them near the dorsal ... Varrassi G, Paladini A, Marinangeli F, Racz G (2006). "Neural modulation by blocks and infusions". Pain Practice. 6 (1): 34-8. ... and the pump can be fully implanted under the skin. Interestingly, it is suggested this approach allows a smaller dose of the ...
*  Neuropathic pain
There are no randomized studies of infusion pumps. For selected patients 50% or greater pain relief is achieved in 38% to 56% ... Neuromodulation is a field of science, medicine and bioengineering that encompasses both implantable and non-implantable ... Intrathecal pumps deliver medication directly to the fluid filled (subarachnoid) space surrounding the spinal cord. Opioids ... hormonal disturbance and intrathecal granuloma formation have been noted with intrathecal infusion. ...
*  Lemelson-MIT Prize
... for his invention of the Segway and of an infusion pump for diabetics. Ruth R. Benerito (Lemelson-MIT Lifetime Achievement ... Wilson Greatbatch (Lemelson-MIT Lifetime Achievement Award) for the development of batteries for the early implantable cardiac ...
*  Minimed Paradigm
Next Generation Insulin Pump; Pre-filled Insulin Reservoirs; Implantable Insulin Pump; and Artificial pancreas (Semi-Automated ... The infusion set can remain in the place for 3 days while the pump is clip-belt worn. There is a quick-disconnect feature for ... MiniMed 504 Insulin Pump 1992 - Launch Of MiniMed 506 Insulin Pump 1996 - Introduction of MiniMed 507 Pump 1999 - Launch of the ... The pump operates with a single AAA battery and uses a piston-plunger pump to infuse a programmed amount of insulin into the ...
*  Heart failure
The left side of the heart is responsible for receiving oxygen-rich blood from the lungs and pumping it forward to the systemic ... Sometimes, depending on the cause, an implanted device such as a pacemaker or an implantable cardiac defibrillator may be ... This can occur in overload situations (blood or serum infusions), kidney diseases, chronic severe anemia, beriberi (vitamin B1/ ... Heart failure (HF), often referred to as congestive heart failure (CHF), occurs when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently ...
*  Chemotherapy
Drug transporters can pump out drugs from the brain and brain's blood vessel cells into the cerebrospinal fluid and blood ... These include the winged infusion device, peripheral venous catheter, midline catheter, peripherally inserted central catheter ... PICC), central venous catheter and implantable port. The devices have different applications regarding duration of chemotherapy ... There are a few possible causes of resistance in cancer, one of which is the presence of small pumps on the surface of cancer ...
*  2012 in science
This will allow vital water pumps to be fixed much more quickly in rural Africa. (BBC) (J. Hydroinforma.) Japanese researchers ... American scientists report that damaged heart tissue in heart attack patients can be repaired with infusions of the patient's ... has taken a major step forward with the creation of a novel hybrid printer that simplifies the process of creating implantable ... BBC) (Science) British researchers begin trialling "smart" hand pumps equipped with transmitters that can immediately detect ...