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Patent application: Prosthesis cooling system

Ben Welter - Wednesday, February 07, 2018

U.S. patent application 20180021152 (applicant Leto Solutions Inc., San Antonio, Texas):

"A prosthesis cooling system may comprise one or more thermoelectric cooling devices embedded in a prosthesis socket, a power source, and a power control circuit. The cooling system may use active or passive cooling, and may use a closed-loop temperature control system. ... In some embodiments, a phase-change material (PCM) may be used to assist in removing waste heat from the prosthesis"

http://www.freepatentsonline.com/20180021152.pdf

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