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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Wound treatment employing reduced pressure. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, May 15, 2007: US07216651 (294 worldwide citation)

A method of treating tissue damage comprises applying a negative pressure to a wound sufficient in time and magnitude to promote tissue migration and thus facilitate closure of the wound. The method is applicable to wounds, burns, infected wounds, and live tissue attachments. A wound treatment appar ...


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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Wound treatment employing reduced pressure. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, April 3, 2007: US07198046 (207 worldwide citation)

A method of treating tissue damage comprises applying a negative pressure to a wound sufficient in time and magnitude to promote tissue migration and thus facilitate closure of the wound. The method is applicable to wounds, burns, infected wounds, and live tissue attachments. A wound treatment appar ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman, February 17, 2004: US06694163 (194 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman, June 21, 2005: US06909913 (170 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Automatic analysis in virtual endoscopy. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, December 12, 2006: US07149564 (131 worldwide citation)

A computer system and a computer-implemented method are provided for interactively displaying a three-dimensional rendering of a structure having a lumen and for indicating regions of abnormal wall structure. A three-dimensional volume of data is formed from a series of two-dimensional images repres ...


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David J Vining, Yaorong Ge, David K Ahn, David R Stelts: Image reporting method and system. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, August 31, 2004: US06785410 (111 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided to report the findings of an expert's analysis of image data. The method and system are based on a reporting system that forms the basis of an image management system that can efficiently and systematically generate image reports, facilitate data entry into sear ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Virtual endoscopy with improved image segmentation and lesion detection. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman P C, June 29, 2010: US07747055 (84 worldwide citation)

A system, and computer implemented method are provided for interactively displaying three-dimensional structures. Three-dimensional volume data (34) is formed from a series of two-dimensional images (33) representing at least one physical property associated with the three-dimensional structure, suc ...


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David J Vining: Method and system for producing interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs having hollow lumens to enable simulated movement through the lumen. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell Skillman PC, September 7, 2010: US07792565 (71 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for effecting interactive, three-dimensional renderings of selected body organs for purposes of medical observation and diagnosis. A series of CT images of the selected body organs are acquired. The series of CT images is stacked to form a three-dimensional volume fi ...


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David J Vining, Gordon W Hunt, David K Ahn, David R Stelts, Yaorong Ge, Paul F Hemler, Tiffany W Salido: Automatic analysis in virtual endoscopy. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman, Herrell & Skillman P C, December 14, 2010: US07853310 (64 worldwide citation)

A computer system and a computer-implemented method are provided for interactively displaying a three-dimensional rendering of a structure having a lumen and for indicating regions of abnormal wall structure. A three-dimensional volume of data is formed from a series of two-dimensional images repres ...


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Louis C Argenta, Michael J Morykwas: Passive joint movement device and method for using the same. Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Donald R Piper Jr, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, January 6, 2004: US06673028 (64 worldwide citation)

A passive movement deivce for exercising a patient's joint is provided. The device includes a resilient foam section and a casing enclosing the foam section within a sealed chamber. The patient's joint is held in position relative to the sealed chamber by a suitable retainer. A vacuum pump ...