OTHER PROJECTS

Heimlich Operation
Provides a new esophagus (food swallowing tube) for victims of birth defects or cancer. It was the first time in history on organ had been totally replaced.

Heimlich Chest Drain Valve
Saves the lives of persons with chest injuries. Saved thousands of lives in the Vietnam War. It is now being used in emergency rooms and hospitals throughout the world.

Heimlich Method for Rehabilitation of Swallowing
Restores the ability to swallow food after stroke or injury.

Medical Patents
Including a new endotracheal tube that prevents scarring and damage to the trachea (issued January, 1991).