Mitigating Infusion and Suction Therapy (MIST)
Upstate Medical University researchers have developed a device called MIST — for
Minimally Invasive Suction Therapy — designed specifically to remove deadly
fluid buildup in the abdomen. Such buildup — called peritoneal ascites — can
occur with sepsis or abdominal trauma, and can lead to multiple organ
dysfunction syndrome, a potentially deadly...
Inventor(s): Ryan Lafollette, Brian Kubiak, Christopher Vieau, Gary Nieman, Kathy Snyder, Kristen Hojnowski, Louis Gatto, Matthew Mcgraw, Shreyas Roy, William Fischer
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Medical Devices