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*  Transapical transcatheter mitral valve implantation of the Tiara bio-prosthesis
Since the trials are very recent, the long-term effects of this mitral valve bio-prosthesis in humans are currently unknown. ... The leaflets are cross-linked and mounted on the frame, which is then crimped onto a 32F flexible catheter for implantation. ... The implantation procedure is performed under general anesthesia and mechanical ventilation, and guided by transesophageal ... The Neovasc Tiara is a bioprosthetic mitral valve with a novel transcatheter implantation approach to minimize complications ...
*  Artificial organ
Simmons, M.; Montague D.K. (2008). "Penile prosthesis implantation: Past, present, and future". International Journal of ... Prostheses can roughly be categorized as upper- and lower-extremity and can take many shapes and sizes. New advances in ... Neural prostheses are a series of devices that can substitute a motor, sensory or cognitive modality that might have been ... Electrodes can be placed into nervous tissue, and the body can be trained to control the prosthesis. This technology has been ...
*  Implant (medicine)
Simmons M, Montague D. Penile prosthesis implantation: past, present, and future. International Journal of Impotence Research ... nose prosthesis, ocular prosthesis, and injectable filler. Other types of organ dysfunction can occur in the systems of the ... The process of implantation of medical devices is subjected to the same complications that other invasive medical procedures ... The last type, late infection, occurs months to years after the implantation of the implant. Late infections are caused by ...
*  James J. Elist
"Shortened penis post penile prosthesis implantation treated with subcutaneous soft silicone penile implant: case report". ... Nationally, Elist is the first surgeon in the Los Angeles area to perform new penile prosthesis devices from American Medical ...
*  Penile prosthesis
In some cases of genital reconstructive surgery, implantation of a semirigid prosthesis is recommended for three months after ... Penile prosthesis implantation: past, present, and future. Int J Imp Res 2008; 20: 37-444. Scott B, Bradley W, Timm G. ... child abuse or self-mutilation to have penises suitable for penile prosthesis implantation enabling successful sexual ... A penile prosthesis, or penile implant, is a medical device which is surgically implanted within the corpora cavernosa of the ...
*  Phalloplasty
This technique for penile prosthesis implantation is a surgical procedure developed by J. Francois Eid for the implantation of ... prosthesis change (from complications) (Erectile) prosthesis explantation (removal of the prosthesis without replacement) There ... 45, November 9, 2009) "Shortened penis post penile prosthesis implantation treated with subcutaneous soft silicone penile ... Surgical Technique Decreases Risk of Infection in Inflatable Penile Prosthesis Implantation of 0.46%". Urology. 79: 1310-5. doi ...
*  Priapism
... early penile prosthesis implantation may be considered. As well as allowing early resumption of sexual activity, early ... implantation can avoid the formation of dense fibrosis and hence a shortened penis. In sickle-cell anemia treatment is ...
*  Mastopexy
The periareolar incision lends itself to breast prosthesis implantation and to nipple-areola complex transposition, whilst ... when performed with simultaneous breast augmentation via submuscular or subglandular implantation of the breast prosthesis, ... Mastopexy by internal surgical approach applies to the woman who has undergone explantation of breast prostheses. In operative ... In the combined mastopexy-augmentation procedure, wherein the breast prosthesis is emplaced to a submuscular implant pocket, an ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... blood vessel prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.650.210 --- breast implantation MeSH E04.650.220 --- cochlear implantation MeSH ... maxillofacial prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.545.510.500 --- mandibular prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.545.550 --- oral ... heart valve prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.650.510 --- maxillofacial prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.650.510.500 --- ... mandibular prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.650.600 --- ossicular replacement MeSH E04.650.620 --- penile implantation MeSH ...
*  Cochlear implant
Yawn R, Hunter JB, Sweeney AD, Bennett ML (2015). "Cochlear implantation: a biomechanical prosthesis for hearing loss". ... A 2012 review found that the ability to communicate in spoken language was better, the earlier the implantation was done; it ... A 2015 review, examining whether CI implantation to treat people with bilateral hearing loss had any effect on tinnitus, found ... Users of all devices report a wide range of performance after implantation.[citation needed] Much of the strongest objection to ...
*  Elbow dysplasia
American Inventors Develop Elbow Replacement Prosthesis, Implantation Method" Check ,url= value (help). US Fed News Service. 29 ... Wendelburg also invented the implantational procedure for the prosthesis. This repeatable, highly advanced procedure also ...
*  Urology
Surgery in this field includes fertilization procedures, vasectomy reversals, and the implantation of penile prostheses. ...
*  Percutaneous aortic valve replacement
"Percutaneous transcatheter implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis for calcific aortic stenosis. First human case ... van Herwerden L, Serruys P (2002). "Percutaneous valve implantation: back to the future?". Eur Heart J. 23 (18): 1415-6. doi: ... Percutaneous aortic valve replacement (PAVR), also known as transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) or transcatheter ...
*  Alain Cribier
"Percutaneous Transcatheter Implantation of an Aortic Valve Prosthesis for Calcific Aortic Stenosis". Circulation. 106: 3006- ... Alain Cribier is best known for developing and performing the world's first transcatheter aortic valve implantation in 2002, ... John G. Webb - performed the first transapical transcatheter aortic valve implantation in 2006 Cribier, Alain (November 25, ... Alain, Cribier (15 March 2012). "Development of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI): A 20-year odyssey". Archives of ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E06)
... maxillofacial prosthesis implantation MeSH E06.645.510.500 --- mandibular prosthesis implantation MeSH E06.645.550 --- oral ... dental implantation MeSH E06.780.314.310 --- dental implantation, endosseous MeSH E06.780.314.310.340 --- blade implantation ... dental implantation, endosseous MeSH E06.231.310.340 --- blade implantation MeSH E06.231.310.360 --- dental implantation, ... dental implantation, subperiosteal MeSH E06.780.345 --- dental prosthesis MeSH E06.780.345.250 --- crowns MeSH E06.780.345.250. ...
*  Dr. Kirk Wendelburg, DVM
Along with the prosthesis, a repeatable and precise implantation method was created by Dr. Wendelburg. This procedure included ... Wendelburg in recent has been the invention of a prosthesis for canine total elbow replacement. This revolutionary prosthesis ... Wendelburg's prosthesis is the "first and only to allow for a Biomechanically Anatomical, Nonconstrained, Compartmental (BANC) ... Elbow Arthroplasty" The prosthesis also allows the surgeon to make an intraoperative decision as to whether a partial or full ...
*  Vancomycin
... individuals at high risk Surgical prophylaxis for major procedures involving implantation of prostheses in institutions with a ...
*  Neil H. Baum
... he has outstanding experience with the procedure of implantation of a penile prosthesis. He has trained dozens of urologists on ... penile implant surgeries since 1978 when he was the first urologist in the state of Louisiana to insert a penile prosthesis. He ... training at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston Texas where he learned the procedure of inserting the penile prosthesis ...
*  Neuroplasticity
... and implantation of a sensory prostheses activating the auditory system has prevented the deficits and induced functional ... Consequently, in prelingually deaf children, early cochlear implantation, as a rule, allows the children to learn the mother ... Kral A, Sharma A; Sharma (2012). "Developmental Neuroplasticity after Cochlear Implantation". Trends Neurosci. 35 (2): 111-122 ... Present and Future Therapeutic Devices and Prostheses". Neurotherapeutics. Elsevier. 5 (1): 147-162. doi:10.1016/j.nurt.2007.10 ...
*  Staphylococcus warneri
... endocarditis after implantation of a lumbar disc prosthesis in an immunocompetent patient. J. Infect. 52 ...
*  Visual prosthesis
The first UK implantations took place in March 2012 and were led by Robert MacLaren at the University of Oxford and Tim Jackson ... "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 ... For retinal prostheses, which are the most prevalent visual prosthetic under development (due to ease of access to the retina ...
*  Hippocampal prosthesis
The implant must be small enough to be implantable while minimizing collateral damage during and after the implantation. In ... A hippocampus prosthesis is a type of cognitive prosthesis (a prosthesis implanted into the nervous system in order to improve ... further developing the neural prosthesis technology. In 2013, Hampson et al. successfully tested a hippocampal prosthesis on ... The prosthesis is in the form of multisite electrodes positioned to record from both the input and output "sides" of the ...
*  Osteolysis
... has been reported to occur as early as 12 months after implantation and is usually progressive. This may require a ... Osteolysis often occurs in the proximity of a prosthesis that causes either an immunological response or changes in the bone's ... revision surgery (replacement of the prosthesis).[citation needed] Although osteolysis itself is clinically asymptomatic, it ...
*  Artificial heart
In June 1996, a 46-year-old man received a total artificial heart implantation done by Jeng Wei at Cheng-Hsin General Hospital ... Orthotopic cardiac prosthesis for two-staged cardiac replacement. Am J Cardio 1969; 24:723-730. "Treasures of American History ... "First-in-man implantation of CARMAT's bioprosthetic artificial heart". Archived from the original on 2013-12-24. "First patient ... According to a press-release by Carmat dated December 20, 2013, the first implantation of its artificial heart in a 75-year-old ...
*  Ocular prosthesis
... which has the disadvantage of creating a rough implant tissue interface that can lead to technical difficulties in implantation ... 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 ...
*  Titanium nitride
TiN coatings have also been used in implanted prostheses (especially hip replacement implants) and other medical implants. ... "Biostability of micro-photodiode arrays for subretinal implantation". Biomat. 23 (3): 797-804. doi:10.1016/S0142-9612(01)00185- ... TiN electrodes have already been applied in the subretinal prosthesis project as well as in biomedical microelectromechanical ...