Essays Tagged: "Prosthesis"

Terry Fox Run.

(5 pages) 47 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Cardiac Valve Prostheses an itroduction

IntroductionThe first clinical use of cardiac valvular prosthesis took place in 1952, when Dr. Charls Hufnagel implanted the first artificial caged ball va ... e produced variations on the ball and cage valve, notably the Smeloff-Sutter valve and the Magovern prosthesis (fig 1.3). In the case of the former, the ball is slightly smaller than the orifice. A su ... o flow. The leaflets pivot within groves made in the housing of the valve.The CarboMedics bileaflet prosthesis gained FDA approval for U.S. distribution in 1993 (fig 1.7) The CarboMedics valve is also ...

(19 pages) 88 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Michael Lovett

(1 pages) 12 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


(3 pages) 43 0 5.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What are artificial body parts? Doctors and bioengineers, scientists who

an arm or leg lost as the result of injury, disease, or a birth defect · Also called prosthesis (Wow, so chim) · Cannot perform all the functions of a human limb · ... Cannot perform all the functions of a human limb · But… a well-fitted prosthesis can help a person participate in most everyday activities Preparation: · A ...

(3 pages) 1442 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Career Goals

(2 pages) 33 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Use of Robotics in modern Prosthetics

gy, are developing a system to use monopropellants, a type of liquid fuel, to develop a lightweight prosthesis with enough energy to power a day's worth of routine operations (Bardhi, 2013). This syst ... s which closely resembles TMR rely on the electrical signals generated by muscles for control. This prosthesis uses the existing muscles on the residual limb to along with sensors which are embedded i ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering