A blog about what is new (and old) in the world of active implantable medical devices 

Facebook Twitter Gplus Flickr LinkedIn YouTube RSS
magnify
Home Treated Conditions Archive for category "Incontinence"
formats

NDI Medical’s Miniature MicroPulse Neurostimulator

Image Credit: SPR Therapeutics NDI Medical was founded in 2002 by Geoffrey B. Thrope to develop and commercialize neurodevice products.  NDI Medical developed the MicroPulse neurostimulator, a thumb-sized, rechargeable pulse generator, that has been used for the treatment of incontinence and pain, as well as an implantable device for the restoration of function of paralyzed limbs. According to a 2006

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
Comments Off on NDI Medical’s Miniature MicroPulse Neurostimulator  comments 
formats

BioControl’s MiniatURO Muscle Stimulator to Alleviate Incontinence (1999-2006)

BioControl Medical, Ltd. was founded in 1999 by Yossi Gross, and is based in Yehud, Israel.  BioControl’s first devices were developed to treat incontinence due to overactive bladder, stress, and interstitial cystitis.  In 2006 American Medical Sytems acquired an exclusive license for the use of the technology in urology, gynaecology and other pelvic health applications. The BioControl MiniatURO

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
Comments Off on BioControl’s MiniatURO Muscle Stimulator to Alleviate Incontinence (1999-2006)  comments