ORTHOPEDIC TECHNICAL DEVICE
The invention relates to an orthopedic technical device for the lower extremities, with at least one receptacle (12, 16) for an extremity (14, 18), a sensor...
OPTICAL DEVICE AND TRAINING METHOD FOR CORRECTING POSTURE
A device and a method whereby a computer user seated at a first predetermined position can be provided with a continuous visual indication of the user's spinal...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETECTING CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Embodiments of the invention provide such an improved system and method. In particular, embodiments relate to systems, methods and apparatuses which use...
MICROPHONE ARRAYS FOR LISTENING TO INTERNAL ORGANS OF THE BODY
An electronic device is provided for receiving sounds from a body. A microphone array receives the sounds. An analysis system optionally provides for...
DEVICE AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY SAMPLING AND MEASURING BLOOD ANALYTES
The present invention includes a device and method used for automated sampling and measurement of blood analytes, such as blood glucose, from a subject patient....
BLOOD COMPONENT MEASUREMENT DEVICE AND TIP FOR BLOOD MEASUREMENT
A blood component measurement device has a puncturing unit provided inside a housing and having a puncture needle; a button unit for advancing and retreating...
LANCETS FOR BODILY FLUID SAMPLING SUPPLIED ON A TAPE
A supply of lancets for a multi-use lancing device are carried by a tape and sequentially brought from a storage position to an activating position by advancing...
ANALYSIS SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING AN ANALYTE IN A BODY FLUID
A system for determining an analyte in a body fluid includes a magazine comprising two partial magazines, one including chambers containing analysis elements...
Systems and methods for obtaining analytes from a body
A method may include collecting at least one analyte from within a body, ejecting the collected at least one analyte from the body through at least one dermal...
A puncture instrument includes a needle assembly, a hub passage for axially guiding a hub, a needle passage communicating with the hub passage and having a...
BIOPSY NEEDLE DEVICE
A biopsy needle device for collecting a tissue sample by penetrating a living body includes a needle. The needle includes a tip portion having a cross-sectional...
ORAL THERMOMETER WITH CURVED PROBE
An oral thermometer including a probe for insertion into the mouth of a user. The probe includes and an elongate first stem, a joint stem extending the first...
COMPENSATION OF MOTION ARTIFACTS IN CAPACITIVE MEASUREMENT OF
The invention relates to a system and a method in which an electrophysiological signal is sensed capacitively with at least two closely spaced electrodes such...
VISCERAL FAT MEASURING DEVICE
A visceral fat measuring device capable of simply and safely measuring a visceral fat amount is provided. In the visceral fat measuring device for calculating...
TRUNK WIDTH MEASURING UNIT AND VISCERAL FAT MEASURING DEVICE
To provide a trunk width measuring unit capable of improving reliability of measurement precision, and a visceral fat measuring device. The trunk width...
Implantable Device Employing Movement Sensing for Detecting Sleep-Related
Methods and systems for evaluating a pathological condition include acquiring movement information, such as electromyogram (EMG) information, and sleep...
QUANTITATIVE MOTOR FUNCTION EVALUATION SYSTEM
The system of the present invention includes (a) means for displaying image information including a target image and a cursor image for tracking the target...
Method and Apparatus for Monitoring Respiratory Activity
A method of monitoring respiratory activity includes obtaining a respiration sound signal. The respiration sound signal is processed to identify a frequency...
RR INTERVAL BASED BEAT REJECTION FOR A CARDIAC MONITOR
Disclosed is a system for the detection of cardiac events (a guardian system) that includes an implanted device called a cardiosaver, a physician's programmer...
CONTINUOUS MONITORING OF RISK BURDEN FOR SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH RISK
System and method for assessing a likelihood of a patient to experience a cardiac arrhythmia. A biological sensor is configured to sense biological parameters...
Arrhythmia Discrimination using ECG's Sensed from Multiple Implanted
Cardiac monitoring and/or stimulation methods and systems provide for monitoring, diagnosing, defibrillation and pacing therapies, or a combination of these...
Method and Apparatus in Connection with Exercise
An apparatus in connection with a fitness exercise of a person, including means for processing multidimensional electrocardiographic data of the person, the...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETECTING P-WAVES IN THE SURFACE ECG SIGNAL
The invention provides an ECG system and apparatus for detecting P-waves even in the patients with arrhythmia. The system is capable of obtaining sufficient...
PHYSIOLOGICAL SIGNAL SENSING SYSTEM WITHOUT TIME AND PLACE CONTRAINT AND
A physiological signal sensing system and a physiological signal sensing method applied in any time and place are disclosed. The present invention is used by...
SLEEP ASSISTANT SYSTEM
The present invention relates to a system for sleeping assistance which comprises an electrocardiogram collector, a heartbeat recognition device, a frequency...
IMPLANTABLE SENSOR FOR MEASURING PHYSIOLOGIC INFORMATION
An implantable sensor is provided that includes a piezopolymer sensor element including a body having a plurality of layers of a piezopolymer, and an attachment...
DEVICE FOR MEASURING THE BLOOD FLOW OF A BODY TISSUE
A device for measuring the blood flow of a body tissue comprises a catheter having a catheter head for the insertion into the inside of a body tissue and a...
Saddle Faced Small Animal Sensor Clip
A noninvasive photoplethysmographic sensor platform for small animals provides a spring biased sensor clip, wherein at least one side of the sensor clip is...
A high electron mobility transistor (HEMT) is disclosed capable of performing as a pressure sensor. In one embodiment, the subject pressure sensor can be used...
EVALUATE AORTIC BLOOD PRESSURE WAVEFORM USING AN ADAPTIVE PERIPHERAL
PRESSURE TRANSFER FUNCTION
The invention relates to method for reconstructing an aortic blood pressure waveform of a person from a peripheral blood pressure waveform of the person...
METHODS AND DEVICES FOR ASSESSING INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE
Provided are methods for noninvasively assessing intracranial pressure ("ICP") based on optic nerve sheath diameter ("ONSD") and a blood velocity metric, such...
Heart pulse detector
A heart pulse detector includes a light emitting diode for emitting a short pulse light toward body tissue and a photo sensor for receiving light signal...
Systems and Methods for Fitting a Cochlear Implant System to a Patient
Based on Stapedius Displacement
An exemplary system includes an implantable cochlear stimulator configured to be implanted within a patient, a sound processor communicatively coupled to the...
DIFFERENTIAL LASER-INDUCED PERTURBATION (DLIP) FOR BIOIMAGING AND CHEMICAL
Methods for imaging or optical sensing of a material are provided. A first fluorescent image or optical signal of a material can be recorded, the material can...
Devices and methods for imaging particular cells including eosinophils
An exemplary embodiment of apparatus and method according to the present disclosure can be provided. For example, using at least one first arrangement, it is...
OPTICAL-COMBINED IMAGING METHOD, OPTICAL-COMBINED IMAGING APPARATUS,
PROGRAM, AND INTEGRATED CIRCUIT
An optical-combined imaging method which improves image quality and shortens the time for imaging includes: a structure identification step (S21) of identifying...
ULTRASOUND TRANSDUCER FINGER PROBE
Finger probe for use in ultrasonic imaging includes a housing and a matrix array arranged within the housing to produce ultrasound beams and which includes a...
TRACKED ULTRASOUND VESSEL IMAGING
A medical imaging apparatus, such as including a processor circuit, can be used to construct a first image of a plane parallel to the surface of an ultrasonic...
ULTRASOUND COLOR DOPPLER IMAGING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FILTERING CLUTTER
SIGNAL OF THE SAME
Disclosed is an ultrasound color Doppler image system. The ultrasound color Doppler image system includes a calculation unit that calculates a mean value...
Method and Apparatus for Hemodynamic Monitoring Using Combined Blood Flow
and Blood Pressure Measurement
Combined blood flow and blood pressure measurements are used for the calculation of central vascular blood flow parameters. Blood flow measurements may be made...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MEASURING AN AMOUNT OF URINE IN A BLADDER
Disclosed an apparatus for measuring an amount of urine in a bladder using ultrasonic signals. The apparatus is comprising: a transducer; a switch for selecting...
PROVIDING AN ULTRASOUND SPATIAL COMPOUND IMAGE IN AN ULTRASOUND SYSTEM
Embodiments for providing an ultrasound spatial compound image are disclosed. In one embodiment, by way of non-limiting example, an ultrasound system comprises:...
Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus
The present disclosure relates to an ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus. The ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus transmits an ultrasound signal to a diagnosis target...
MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, A MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND
ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSIS APPARATUS
A medical image processing apparatus that acquires a medical image and additional information associated with the medical image. The medical image processing...
PROVIDING A THREE-DIMENSIONAL ULTRASOUND IMAGE BASED ON A SUB REGION OF
INTEREST IN AN ULTRASOUND SYSTEM
Embodiments for providing a three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound image are disclosed. In one embodiment, by way of non-limiting example, an ultrasound system...
Device for Therapeutic Treatment
Device for therapeutic treatment, comprising: an acoustic transducer (1) designed to emit power waves towards a target in order to treat the latter, the power...
TRANSDUCER ARRANGEMENT AND METHOD FOR ACQUIRING SONO-ELASTOGRAPHICAL DATA
AND ULTRASONIC DATA OF A MATERIAL
The present invention relates to a transducer arrangement, particularly a transducer arrangement for acquiring tissue information, a method for using a...
In an ultrasound imaging system (UIS), an image capturing arrangement (ICA) captures a sequence of ultrasound images (IMS) of a body (BDY) while an object (NDL)...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO ACQUIRE AND MANAGE TIMED COUNTS
A method and a system to acquire and manage timed counts are provided. The timed counts are captured by a gamma probe. For example, a system to acquire the...
Hybrid Micro Guide Catheter
A hybrid microguide catheter and method for making and using the same. The catheter may include a first tubular member and a second tubular member. The tubular...