Simple Stents – Future Worlds Startups

Simple Stents – Future Worlds Startups


This is a standard urinary stent
It’s a small flexible tube that is employed by… …clinicians to allow temporary fluid drainage in cases of internal or external urinary obstructions The relatively inexpensive stent is a
critical component in the treatment of… …kidney stone and bladder or prostate tumors Stenting currently costs the
NHS £3,000 per intervention… …however currently over 50% of
stents fail because of complications… …such as an encrustation and bacterial colonization These have a negative impact on
patient’s quality of life… and significantly increase the cost
for health care providers An emergency stent replacement procedure
such as those caused by stent failures… …cost the NHS £6,000 each time My name is Ali Mosayyebi and my venture… …Simple Stents is pioneering a new
design of urinary stent that delivers… …significant benefits to patients
and health care providers The stent is cheaper to manufacture and has a… …significantly lower failure rate that could potentially even provide alternatives for antibiotic coatings This will reduce the pain inconvenience
and the cost of stent failures,… …lowering hospital re-admissions and
expensive emergency procedures With minimal regulatory requirements the Simple Stent can quickly become established in a growing market… …that is currently worth in excess of
half a billion pounds per annum… …for urinary stents alone In the future I plan to build on this initial
success to expand to other stent markets,… …significantly improving healthcare
treatments for millions of people worldwide The design has now been patented… …and I have engaged with key manufacturers
and clinical collaborators to test my prototypes I am now seeking mentors and investors with… …industrial knowledge and network connections to help me to bring this product to the market

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *