Encision, through its surgical technology called active electrode monitoring, provides minimally invasive surgery solutions for hospitals/patients throughout the United States. The company s patented AEM instruments incorporate a "shielded and monitored" design to prevent the risk of stray energy burn injury from insulation failure and capacitive coupling. The AEM product line includes all of the standard shapes, sizes and functionality as conventional instruments, but with patented "shielding and monitoring" technology integrated into the design. Its laparoscopic instruments are available in fixed-tip electrodes, articulating instruments, scissors and suction-irrigation electrodes. Encision is based in Boulder, Colo., and trades on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol ECI.