Nishith Chasmawala MIT - EmTech Conference March 8, 2010 <ul><li>A novel way to manage fecal incontinence that: </li></ul>...
Fecal Incontinence Fecal incontinence is a neuro-muscular disorder that causes the loss of anal sphincter control, leading...
16.5M patients   or  140M bed days $2.8B US Market Ref: Clinical Evaluation of a Flexible Fecal Incontinence Management Sy...
Management Options Adult  Diaper In-dwelling Catheter Dermatitis Maceration Necrosis Sphincter Dysfunction Fecal Collector...
Who is the Technology Review Audience? Clinical Complications and Health Economics Confidential <ul><ul><li>Costs $ 10K /p...
Who is the Technology Review Audience? Product and Value Proposition Confidential <ul><ul><li>Developed for all stool type...
Confidential Successful ‘First-in-man’ safety and efficacy study completed at AIIMS.  Thank You
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Nishith Chasmawala MIT - EmTech Conference March 8, 2010 TR35

  1. 1. Nishith Chasmawala MIT - EmTech Conference March 8, 2010 <ul><li>A novel way to manage fecal incontinence that: </li></ul><ul><li>- improves clinical outcomes </li></ul><ul><li>reduces operating cost of hospitals </li></ul>
  2. 2. Fecal Incontinence Fecal incontinence is a neuro-muscular disorder that causes the loss of anal sphincter control, leading to the unwanted or untimely release of feces or flatus. Confidential
  3. 3. 16.5M patients or 140M bed days $2.8B US Market Ref: Clinical Evaluation of a Flexible Fecal Incontinence Management System: Padmanabhan A, Stern M, Wishin J, Mangi M Where are these patients? Confidential 58% of ICUs 10% of Psychiatric Wards 33% of General Wards 10% of LTCHs 46% of SNFs Home
  4. 4. Management Options Adult Diaper In-dwelling Catheter Dermatitis Maceration Necrosis Sphincter Dysfunction Fecal Collector Denuded Skin Dislodgement … pain points Confidential
  5. 5. Who is the Technology Review Audience? Clinical Complications and Health Economics Confidential <ul><ul><li>Costs $ 10K /patient to manage FI in hospital </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Requires 25% of nursing time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Length of stay increases by 4.8 days </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>22 times more likely to acquire bedsores </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mortality rate increases by 7% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Second leading cause of admission to nursing homes </li></ul></ul>Refs: Incontinence in institutions: costs and contributing factors; Borrie M J, Davidson H A Commercial Bowel Catheter Systems Fecal Containment in Bedridden Patients: Economic Impact of 2 Commercial Bowel catheter systems: Kowal-Vern A, Poulaskidas S, et al
  6. 6. Who is the Technology Review Audience? Product and Value Proposition Confidential <ul><ul><li>Developed for all stool types and sphincter tones </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Easy and hygienic to use: profile and placement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduces nursing time (leakage and dislodgement) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Minimal training required </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eco-friendly design </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Confidential Successful ‘First-in-man’ safety and efficacy study completed at AIIMS. Thank You

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