Investigation into the design & development of colonic stents.
Ang, Ker Ser.
Date of Issue2005
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Computer-integrated Medical Intervention Laboratory
Design Research Center Rapid Prototyping Laboratory
This research focuses on the design and development of a low-cost colonic stent for the purpose of temporary placement, the delivery system for it and a device to measure the length of the tumor causing obstructions. Mechanical and in-vivo tests were conducted to verify the effectiveness of the package.
Nanyang Technological University