Saint Louis University

Input device, a finger mouse for use in operating rooms

Title:
Input device, a finger mouse for use in operating rooms

Category:

Medical device

NCS:
Inventor:
Richard D. Bucholz

Summary:
This invention describes an input device used for controlling medical equipment controlled by a mouse. It comprises an elastic finger cot having an interior portion sized and shaped for selectively retaining an individual's finger, and includes a light-emitting diode and light sensor mounted on the cot to monitor movement, a transmitter to communicate with the equipment, and a power supply.

Patent:
US and foreign patents pending

Manager:
Stephanie Kimzey


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