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Applications Being Progressed

Venous Stenting

Venous Stenting

Firstkind is evaluating use of the geko™ device to improve inflow of blood through newly implanted lower limb venous stents to reduce the risk of stent occlusion.×
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Kidney Transplant

Kidney Transplant

Firstkind is evaluating the use of the geko™ device to increase blood flow and reduce post-operative oedema following kidney transplant to accelerate patient recovery. As part of the research, three RCTs have been published:
‘The geko™ device impact on incisional wound healing in kidney-pancreas transplant patients.'
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‘The use of the geko™ to reduce hospitalization and improve graft function post- transplantation.'
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and ‘Use of a muscle pump activator leads to improved lower limb edema, lower limb blood flow, and urine output compared with standard TED stockings and compression.'
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Obstetrics

Obstetrics

Firstkind is evaluating the use of the geko™ device to increase blood flow for VTE prophylaxis in Obstetrics.
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Total Knee Replacement (TKR)

Total Knee Replacement (TKR)

Firstkind is evaluating use of the geko™ device to reduce the very common issue of post-operative oedema in TKR, and to accelerate patient recovery. ×
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Total Hip Replacement (THR)

Total Hip Replacement (THR)

Firstkind has published evidence reporting the geko device reduces the build-up of post-operative oedema in THR Find out more. Further research into this clinical application area is being progressed.×
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Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)

Firstkind is evaluating use of the geko™ device to reduce the very common issue of post-operative oedema in ACL injury, and to accelerate patient recovery.×
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OnPulse Technology

The revolutionary neuromuscular electrostimulation technology developed by Firstkind

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Hospital Applications Device

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Wound Therapy Applications Device

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News

Bernard Ross, Sky Medical Technology, honoured with Bionow outstanding contribution award

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Sky and Royal Stoke University Hospital win award for use of ground breaking blood clot prevention technology

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FDA clears geko™ device for use in non-surgical patients at risk for deep vein thrombosis based on new data demonstrating a zero percent DVT rate in patients after a stroke