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Entac Medical Inc.

Audio spectral analysis predicts postoperative ileus

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

To accurately predict which patients will develop ileus following colorectal surgery, Entac Medical Inc. has created a self-contained, non-invasive disposable device that attaches to the abdomen. The device features a sensor to record bowel sounds and a microchip with an algorithm designed to detect a specific audio signature that is highly correlated to the development of postop ileus.



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