Innovations Spotlight

Top 10 Update: Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression

07/31/2018

Top 10 Update: Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression

In 2016, the use of Ketamine for Treatment-Resistent Depression was name #7 on the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2017. There is now a Cleveland Clinic-led trial being conducted to test its effectiveness as compared to electroconvulsive therapy.


Bladder Sensor for Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary Incontinence

07/13/2018

Bladder Sensor for Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary Incontinence

A wireless insertable pressure sensor for diagnosis and treatment of urinary incontinence in women has the potential to eliminate the need for urodynamics and the discomfort and inconvenience it entails.


Transcatheter Valved Stent Tames Tricuspid Regurgitation in High-Risk Patients

07/11/2018

Transcatheter Valved Stent Tames Tricuspid Regurgitation in High-Risk Patients

Until November 2016, there were no reports of transcatheter valve implantation at the native tricuspid annulus level in humans. That’s when Cleveland Clinic specialists performed the landmark first percutaneous implantation of a novel tricuspid valved stent directly to the tricuspid annulus in a 64-year-old woman with severe tricuspid regurgitation. They have since performed transcatheter placement of the self-expanding valved stent in a total of four patients through May 2018.


Keeping an Eye on Nursing Innovations

07/09/2018

Keeping an Eye on Nursing Innovations

Innovation is an important part of a nurse’s professional responsibility. Across the globe, nurses are continually devising innovations that are changing professional nursing practice – from how patients are managed and cared for to how compliance regulations are met and new technologies are utilized.


Top 10 Update: Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker

06/28/2018

Top 10 Update: Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker

In 2014, the Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker was named #7 on the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2015. Now, the first study comparing the safety of leadless and transvenous pacemakers is reporting results.


Further Evidence of Clinical Inertia in T2D Management

06/07/2018

Further Evidence of Clinical Inertia in T2D Management

Chronic Disease Management will be one of the focuses during our Tuesday afternoon Impact Sessions at MIS2018, including the panel Data Interoperability Deep Dive: A Diabetes Case Study.


Healthcare Costs: We Must Do Better

06/06/2018

Healthcare Costs: We Must Do Better

Tackling the rising costs of healthcare is just one of the many topics that will be discussed at the 2018 Medical Innovation Summit. This year's theme "Disruption: Reimagining Healthcare" aims to explore how we can move the needle and make a real, tangible impact on healthcare.


Inventor Story: Nitin Yerram, MD and Anup Shah, MD

06/05/2018

Inventor Story: Nitin Yerram, MD and Anup Shah, MD

In May, Cleveland Clinic Innovations honored Inventors at our annual Innovator Awards Reception. Drs. Nitin Yerram and Anup Shah, residents in the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute were given our Young Innovator award for their device for urethral strictures.


CCI Honors Inventors at the 2018 Innovators Awards Reception

05/24/2018

CCI Honors Inventors at the 2018 Innovators Awards Reception

On May 16, Cleveland Clinic Innovations hosted the Innovators Awards Reception to recognize and celebrate the active Cleveland Clinic inventors and successes from the past year.  The event, which took place at the InterContinental Hotel, was held in conjunction with National Inventors Month.


MIS2018 Insights: Transforming Frontline Care

05/11/2018

MIS2018 Insights: Transforming Frontline Care

This fall, Population Health will be a major theme of our 2018 Medical Innovation Summit Disruption: Reimagining Healthcare.   A major part of implementing these new strategies is adjusting how we give the right resources to the front line of care, a topic that will be covered on the panel “The Doctor Will See You Now Later: How Non-Docs and Technology Will Save Primary Care.”


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