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*  Ocular prosthesis
The COI has unique design elements that have been incorporated into an overall conical shape, including a flat anterior surface ... An ocular prosthesis does not provide vision; this would be a visual prosthesis. Someone with an ocular prosthesis is totally ... A few ocular prostheses today are made of cryolite glass. A variant of the ocular prosthesis is a very thin hard shell known as ... An ocular prosthesis, artificial eye or glass eye is a type of craniofacial prosthesis that replaces an absent natural eye ...
*  Ankle replacement
Goodfellow, John; O'Connor, John (1978). "The mechanics of the knee and prosthesis design". Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. ... Nearly all designs from pioneers featured two components; these designs have been categorized as incongruent and congruent, ... After the early unsatisfactory results of the two-component designs, most of the more recent designs feature three components, ... More modern designs have produced better results, contributing to a renewed interest in total ankle arthroplasty over the past ...
*  Scandinavian Customized Prosthesis
... but they also design and sell other products such as individually designed tumour prostheses, condyles for attachment of ... proprietary technology for computer assisted medical image processing and prosthesis design. They model their implants based on ... external prostheses, and implants for shortening or rotation osteotomies. Planning of the neck design on the Unique stem is ... from his/her own computer - it be at the office or at home, and when the surgeon is satisfied with the design it will be ...
*  Hip replacement
The most commonly used prosthesis designs are the Austin Moore prosthesis and the Thompson Prosthesis. More recently a ... The original prosthesis he designed was a proximal femoral replacement, with a large fixed head made of the cobalt-chrome alloy ... The monopolar prosthesis has not been shown to have any advantage over bipolar designs. The procedure is recommended only for ... Alternative designs with larger heads such as the Mueller prosthesis were proposed. Stability was improved, but acetabular wear ...
*  Jean-Baptiste Alaize
He runs with this carbon prosthesis specially designed for handisport. He entered INSEP in 2010 . He is a member of the ' ... He arrived in France 12 July 1998, to receive a prosthesis and remained in Montpellier. ...
*  Palatal lift prosthesis
Palatal lift prostheses are designed to address palatopharyngeal incompetence. Although structurally similar to palatal lift ... Palatal lift prostheses are classified as interim or definitive prostheses. An interim palatal lift prosthesis generally ... A palatal lift prosthesis consists of an oral component that stabilizes and secures the prosthesis and an oropharyngeal ... A palatal lift prosthesis is a prosthesis that addresses a condition referred to as palatopharyngeal incompetence. ...
*  Pázmány Péter Catholic University
How is it possible to design better prosthesis? Can neurobiology help to develop new remote control robots for helicopters? Can ... Its buildings were designed by the group of Imre Makovecz and it has become an architectural landmark. The campus has a train ... Nano-bio technology, VLSI IC design are other areas of research. Other topics of the center's research are life sciences, in ... This includes theory, numerical modeling, design, fabrication, test and different applications. Their main area of focus is ...
*  Visual prosthesis
2007). "Optoelectronic retinal prosthesis: system design and performance" (PDF). J Neural Engineering. 4 (1): S72-S84. doi: ... Designed by Claude Veraart at the University of Louvain, this is a spiral cuff electrode around the optic nerve at the back of ... "Photovoltaic Retinal Prosthesis". K. Mathieson; J. Loudin; G. Goetz; P. Huie; L. Wang; T. Kamins; L. Galambos; R. Smith; J.S. ... A visual prosthesis, often referred to as a bionic eye, is an experimental visual device intended to restore functional vision ...
*  Cleavage enhancement
A cleavage top is a prosthesis designed to provide what is claimed by the manufacturers to be a realistic looking breast and ... They vary in design from unpadded designs which simply push the breasts towards each other through to moulded cup designs with ... Cleavage tops incorporate a pair of breast prostheses in a one-piece skin coloured garment that is designed to provide the ... One such design is called a "Diva". It has conventional bra style hook-and-eye fasteners at the front instead of the back and ...
*  Minoo Lenarz
... which is a new hearing prosthesis designed for stimulation of the inferior colliculus in deaf patients who cannot sufficiently ... Auditory Midbrain Implant Minoo Lenarz-Scientific publication and research activities A New Auditory Prosthesis for Neural ...
*  Neural engineering
Smart prostheses can be designed to replace missing limbs controlled by neural signals by transplanting nerves from the stump ... Visual prosthesis for restoring visual capabilities of blind persons is still in more elementary stages of development. Motor ... Sensory prostheses use artificial sensors to replace neural input that might be missing from biological sources (He 2005). ... Neural engineers are uniquely qualified to solve design problems at the interface of living neural tissue and non-living ...
*  The Bicentennial Man
He offers U.S. Robots the opportunity to market his newly designed prostheses for human use, as well as his own. He ... Andrew begins to design a system allowing androids to eat food like humans, solely for the purpose of becoming more like a ...
*  Craniofacial prosthesis
Prostheses are designed to be as similar as possible to the natural anatomy of each individual. Their purpose is to cover, ... An ocular prosthesis and hair prosthesis can also be classified as craniofacial prostheses. Prostheses are held in place either ... Craniofacial prostheses are prostheses made by individuals trained in anaplastology or maxillofacial prosthodontics who ... "Facial Prostheses, External". Aetna.com. Retrieved 2015-05-15. Noridian Healthcare Solutions. "End User Agreement". ...
*  The Human Use of Human Beings
Medicine can benefit from robotic advances in the design of prostheses for the handicapped. Wiener mentions the Vocorder, a ... He discusses the possibility of creating an automated prosthesis that inputs speech directly into the brain for processing, ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E06)
... dental prosthesis design MeSH E06.912.160 --- dental prosthesis repair MeSH E06.912.190 --- dental soldering MeSH E06.912.250 ... dental prosthesis design MeSH E06.780.345.630 --- dental prosthesis, implant-supported MeSH E06.780.345.656 --- dental ... maxillofacial prosthesis implantation MeSH E06.645.510.500 --- mandibular prosthesis implantation MeSH E06.645.550 --- oral ... prosthesis repair MeSH E06.780.345.687 --- dental prosthesis retention MeSH E06.780.345.725 --- dental restoration failure MeSH ...
*  Dental impression
For example this includes the creation of study casts to plan dental cases and design prosthesis, and also to create the ... Stock trays can be rounded (designed to fit the mouths of people with no remaining teeth) or squared (designed to fit people ... It is made by placing an appropriate material in a stock or custom dental impression tray which is designed to roughly fit over ... designed to fit over about 3 teeth (used when making crowns). The stock tray with the closest size and shape to the patient's ...
*  John R. Hetling
2004). Neural prostheses for vision: Designing a functional interface with retinal neurons. (invited review) Neurological ... He is a world leader and expert on electrophysiology of vision, with accomplishments in retinal prosthesis and electrical ... Durability of novel implant designs. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development 39(3):313-322. Pardue MT, Ball SL, ... ISBN 978-0-387-49331-2. Hetling, John R (2007). "Hybrid olfactory biosensor using the multichannel electroantennogram: Design ...
*  Prosthesis
But they can also be designed by hand. A person's prosthesis should be designed and assembled according to the patient's ... A penile prosthesis is used to treat erectile dysfunction. Limb prostheses include both upper- and lower-extremity prostheses. ... Intra-oral prostheses include dental prostheses such as dentures, obturators, and dental implants. Prostheses of the neck ... Craniofacial prostheses include intra-oral and extra-oral prostheses. Extra-oral prostheses are further divided into hemifacial ...
*  Ambroise Paré
Paré contributed both to the practice of surgical amputation and to the design of limb prostheses. He also invented some ocular ... "Prostheses by Ambroise Paré" drawings Thurston, Alan J. (2007) "Paré and prosthetics: the early history of artificial limbs" ... For the ligature technique he designed the "Bec de Corbeau" ("crow's beak"), a predecessor to modern haemostats. Although ... 1114-1119, doi:10.1111/j.1445-2197.2007.04330.x Snyder, Charles (1963) "Ambroise Pare and Ocular Prosthesis" Archives of ...
*  John McFall (athlete)
However, he found running difficult and uncomfortable as his prosthesis was not designed for the purpose, and frequently got ... His customized running prosthesis worth £3,000 was in the boot. Following his appeal for the return of the prosthesis, he ... He also started running in the summer of 2003 as soon as he had his prosthesis fitted: "I love that sound of air rushing past ... With his sprinting prosthesis, McFall began training with an ex-Paralympian. In early 2005 former Welsh international athlete ...
*  Robotic prosthesis control
Stein, J. L.; Flowers, W. C. (1988). "Stance phase control of above-knee prostheses: knee control versus SACH foot design". ... Robotic prosthesis control is a method for controlling a prosthesis in such a way that the controlled robotic prosthesis ... Sup, Frank; Bohara, Amit; Goldfarb, Michael (2008). "Design and control of a powered transfemoral prosthesis". The ... To Design an impedance controller, a regression analysis of gait data is used to parameterize an impedance function. For lower ...
*  Hemicorporectomy
Designing a prosthesis for the removed body parts is difficult, as there is generally no remaining pelvic girdle musculature ( ... patients are fitted with a socket-type prosthesis often referred to as a bucket. Early bucket designs often presented ... Wilson, Jon D. (October 2004). "A new concept in prosthetic interface design for hemicorporectomy amputees". Journal of ...
*  James Edward Hanger
Dissatisfied with both the fit and the function of his above-knee prosthesis, Hanger designed a new prosthesis constructed of ... Hanger subsequently designed and created his own prosthesis, then went on to found a prosthetic company that continues in ... His design used rubber bumpers rather than standard catgut tendons and featured hinges at both the knee and ankle. Hanger ... The Virginia state government commissioned Hanger to manufacture the above-knee prosthesis for other wounded soldiers. ...
*  List of bra designs
Designed to hold a breast prosthesis that simulates a real breast. Suitable after mastectomy. Maternity: A full-cup design with ... A practical design that offers maximum coverage and support for larger busts. Hard-cup: Designed for safety. Used in the Saf-t- ... Full-cup: Designed to offer maximum support and coverage for the entire breast. A practical design for large-busted women. ... Some designs utilize stretchable fabric allowing the bra to be pulled to one side to facilitate nursing. Padded: Designed to ...
*  James Leon Williams
In 1885, he embarked on a journey to improve the state of dental prostheses by designing more aesthetic artificial teeth that ... He convinced an American artificial tooth manufacturer to take up his cause and produce his designs, on the condition that ...
*  Wolfgang Fink
His center enacted the only FDA-approved visual prosthesis to date (Argus retinal prosthesis or ARGUS II). da Vinci Fellow 2015 ... and computer-optimized design. Fink was a Principal Investigator of the United States Department of Energy's (USDOE's) " ... vision prostheses for the blind, smart mobile and tele-ophthalmic platforms, ophthalmic instruments and tests, self-adapting ...
*  Neural control of limb stiffness
Fite, Kevin; Mitchell, J.; Sup, F.; Goldfarb, M. (2007). "Design and control of an electrically powered knee prosthesis". ... Knowledge of human stiffness variation and stiffness selection has influenced robotic designs as researchers attempt to design ... Van Ham, R.; Sugar, T.G.; Vanderborght, B.; Hollander, K.W.; Lefeber, D. (2009). "Compliant Actuator Designs". Robotics & ... Van Der Kooij, H.; Veneman, J.; Ekkelenkamp, R. (2006). "Design of a compliantly actuated exoskeleton for an impedance ...