Medical Technology Systems

Chicago, IL 60660

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 09/07/04
Most Recent Award Date 09/07/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Makhsous Mohsen Makhsous 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/07/04 - 09/06/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the United States alone, over 1.4 million individuals are dependent on wheelchairs. Added to this unfortunate situation is the secondary complication of pressure ulcer (PU) formation, common in chronic wheelchair users. The treatment of established PUs is often difficult and prolonged, dramatically increa...