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Improved High-Security Fork Latch for Fence Gates
Summary The current gate fork latch was designed with hidden fasteners, pivots and anti-rotation pins, making it much more difficult to remove by thieves, thereby improving its security and utility as compared to traditional fork latches. Technology Overview Fork latches are ubiquitous and popular for gate closures, but they pose a significant...
Published: 11/12/2021   |   Inventor(s): Mark Chapman
Keywords(s): Device, Device - Other
Category(s): Device
Sleep Apnea Detection System
Technology Overview OHSU has developed a non-obtrusive system to monitor and diagnose sleep apnea and hypopnea through the use of load cells installed in the supports of a patient’s bed. The load cells continuously and independently measure the weight supported by each leg of the bed, and are sensitive enough to pick up small fluctuations in weight...
Published: 10/21/2021   |   Inventor(s): Tamara Hayes, Zachary Beattie, Chad Hagen, Michael (misha) Pavel
Keywords(s): Device, Device - Other, Diagnostics - Other
Category(s): Diagnostics, Device
Koala Kushion: an improved feeding positioner for infants
Summary Reflux or feeding difficulties are common for infants, causing significant stress to parents and the prescription of unneeded medications. Oregon Health & Science University healthcare professionals have developed the Koala Kushion, a positioner designed specifically to make feeding infants, with and without reflux, easier. Technology...
Published: 9/21/2021   |   Inventor(s): Jessica Grant, David Sheridan, Greg Hinzmann, Samantha Swartz
Keywords(s): Device, Device - Other
Category(s): Device
EAR Tool: External Auricular Retrieval Tool
SummaryA simple low-cost device to remove foreign objects from even small child-sized ear canals, potentially decreasing patient anxiety and the need for more expensive and invasive procedures. Technology OverviewObjects lodged in ears of children are a frequent reason for emergency department visits, but no retrieval tools exist that are small enough...
Published: 9/9/2021   |   Inventor(s): David Sheridan, Richard Weitzel
Keywords(s): Device, Device - Other
Category(s): Device
Novel Device for Ultrasound-assisted IV placement
SummaryIntravenous (IV) lines are placed over 200 million times per year, but difficulties occur in securing proper placement in a large percentage of cases, approximately 20-30%. Oregon Health & Science University researchers have developed a novel device to allow for easier execution of ultrasound-guided IV placement. Technology OverviewIV lines...
Published: 5/19/2021   |   Inventor(s): Matthew Hansen
Keywords(s): Device, Device - Other, Imaging - Acoustic, Imaging - Other
Category(s): Device, Imaging
Bioactive Polymers with Anti-Fouling Properties for Medical Implants
SummaryThe development of bacterial biofilms can affect the structural integrity of in-dwelling medical devices and materials, reducing their longevity. Oregon Health & Science University researchers have developed bioactive polymers, which are compatible with traditional dental reconstruction materials and reduce biofilm formation to potentially...
Published: 5/11/2021   |   Inventor(s): Carmem Pfeifer, Matthew Logan, Alexander Kendall, Ana Paula Piovezan Fugolin, Steven Lewis
Keywords(s): Dental, Dental - Coating & Composites, Device - Other
Category(s): Dental, Materials Science
Two point discrimination lanyard device
Technology Summary: A new tool for evaluation of hand sensory nerve function.Problem: For the objective assessment of hand sensory nerve function, two-point discrimination has been the standard. It is a non-invasive test performed by hand surgeons using a simple, hand-held device. Current devices are large, and difficult to carry and store due to multiple...
Published: 6/26/2020   |   Inventor(s): Benjamin (Ben) Timmins, Joel Solomon
Keywords(s): Device, Device - Other
Category(s): Device
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