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RETRACTABLE CANNULATED SUTURE PASSER AND METHOD OF PASSING SUTURE
A suture passer and method for passing suture in tissue repair and other surgical procedures. The suture passer has an outer stiff tube component and a...
A method and apparatus are disclosed for cutting a strand of suture. The apparatus comprises a solid outer member defining a lumen there-through. An inner...
SUTURE-RETAINING DEVICE AND ANCHOR
A rotator cuff tendon injury is repaired using a flexible fastener and an anchor. The flexible fastener is attached to the rotator cuff tendon and also secured...
MEDICAL DEVICE FOR REPAIR OF TISSUE AND METHOD FOR IMPLANTATION AND
The present invention relates to medical devices for repairing tissue and more specifically to devices which facilitate tissue regeneration and to surgical...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR COUPLING SOFT TISSUE TO A BONE
A method can include forming a bore in a bone of a patient and positioning a first anchor in the bore. The first anchor can have a self-locking adjustable...
A medical device of the present invention includes one or more anchors and an elongated member. Advantageously, the elongated member may be coupled to the...
A method for performing a laparoscopic procedure may include inserting a bag through an opening. The method may also include delivering tissue into the bag,...
SYSTEMS FOR REMOVING A TISSUE SPECIMEN OR ORGAN THROUGH A SMALL INCISION
OR NATURAL OPENING IN A PATIENT
A system and method for facilitating the removal of a tissue specimen from a patient is disclosed. The system includes a bag or pouch, a tissue cutter device,...
CLOSURE DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS OF USE
A closure device may include a first covering configured to cover a first opening in a first body lumen, and a second covering configured to cover a second...
BIOPSY DEVICE TISSUE SAMPLE HOLDER WITH BULK CHAMBER AND PATHOLOGY CHAMBER
A biopsy device includes a probe, a holster, and a tissue sample holder for collecting tissue samples. The probe includes a needle and a hollow cutter. The...
EXCHANGEABLE CORE BIOPSY NEEDLE
The present disclosure generally relates to a biopsy needle configured to maximize tissue sampling yield and collect a cohesive unit of sampled tissue. The...
BIOPSY NEEDLE ASSEMBLY
A biopsy needle assembly for excising a tissue specimen from a target tissue includes a mandrel with a core bed having an inner surface forming a projection...
FLUID DELIVERY DEVICE
According to an embodiment, the present subject matter describes a device for delivery of one or more fluids in to a target site. The fluid delivery device...
SAMPLE CAPTURE AND TRANSPORT UNIT
A sample capture and transport unit comprises a housing defming a substrate chamber for containing a sample-capture substrate. The housing comprises at least a...
Collection Apparatus with Stacked Rings
A sperm collecting apparatus includes a plurality of rings wherein each ring includes an inner sleeve comprising a gel-like material. The inner sleeve defines...
Apparatus for Drawing of a Bodily Fluid and Method Therefor
A sample holder that enables mid-infrared spectroscopy of a test sample using mid-infrared light is disclosed. The sample holder includes an inlet port and a...
FEMALE URINARY CUP
Methods and devices for holding liquid or solid materials including a cylindrical container, a holder, and a detachable handle, the handle capable of being...
ULTRASONIC IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME
An ultrasonic imaging apparatus and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The ultrasonic imaging apparatus includes: a user interface to receive an...
ULTRASOUND DIAGNOSTIC APPARATUS
An ultrasound diagnostic apparatus includes the following. A deflection controller generates delay time information to make phases of reception signals input...
ULTRASOUND SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE AND ULTRASOUND DIAGNOSTIC DEVICE
An ultrasound signal processing device: performing transmission events each involving selecting a group among transducer elements arranged in line in an...
System and Method for Acquiring Optoacoustic Data and Producing Parametric
A method is disclosed for generating sinograms by sampling a plurality of transducers acoustically coupled with the surface of a volume of tissue over a period...
C-Mode Ultrasound Image Data Visualization
An ultrasound imaging apparatus (100) includes a transducer array (102) configured to acquire a 3D plane of US data parallel to the transducer array. The...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR OBTAINING ELASTIC FEATURE OF OBJECT
A method for obtaining an elastic feature of an object includes inducing a first shear wave in the object by transmitting a first push ultrasound signal which...
Sparse tracking in acoustic radiation force impulse imaging
Sparse tracking is used in acoustic radiation force impulse imaging. The tracking is performed sparsely. The displacements are measured only one or a few times...
METHOD FOR QUANTIFYING THE CHARACTERISTICS OF AN OBJECT TREATED WITH A
The method comprises: a) receiving a plurality of imaging signals of the object over a period of time; b) measuring the signal intensity in each of the...
GRAPHICAL DISPLAY OF CONTRACTIBLE CHAMBER
Disclosed is a process for displaying ultrasound data representative of a rotationally symmetrical contractible chamber or vessel within a patient which...
MATCHING MEMBER AND ULTRASOUND PROBE INCLUDING THE SAME
Provided are a matching member and an ultrasound probe including the matching member. The ultrasound probe includes a piezoelectric layer for converting an...
DUAL MODE CMUT TRANSDUCER
An ultrasonic diagnostic imaging system comprises a CMUT transducer probe with an array (10') of CMUT cells either of the same or variable diameters operated...
ULTRASOUND APPARATUS, SYSTEM, AND METHOD
An ultrasound transducer system. The system includes at least three ultrasound transducer arrays including a central transducer array and at least two lateral...
WIRELESS ULTRASONIC PROBE AND ULTRASONIC APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME
Disclosed is a ultrasonic apparatus including a wireless ultrasonic probe at which a RFID antenna receiving a RFID signal from outside and a ultrasonic...
ULTRASOUND PROBE COUPLERS AND RELATED METHODS
Couplers for ultrasound probes can have a solid coupler body with a cavity having a malleable shape so as to be able to be conform to and/or self-attach to the...
ULTRASOUND COUPLING LIQUID AND CONTAINER
A coupling liquid for ultrasound devices, preferably high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU). The coupling liquid comprises a liquid aqueous solution of at...
ULTRASOUND DIAGNOSIS APPARATUS
An ultrasound diagnosis apparatus generates an ultrasound image of an inside of a subject on a basis of ultrasound signals which are reflected off at the...
ULTRASOUND DIAGNOSIS APPARATUS
An ultrasound diagnosis apparatus generating an ultrasound image of inside of a test object based on ultrasound signals reflected and received from the inside...
Ultrasound Imaging Instrument Visualization
A method includes transitioning, via a micro-processor, an ultrasound imaging system (100) running in a first mode (128), in which a first location and a first...
ULTRASOUND DIAGNOSIS APPARATUS AND METHOD OF OPERATING THE SAME
Provided is an ultrasound diagnosis apparatus including: a data acquisition unit configured to acquire color Doppler data from a region of interest (ROI) of an...
DISPOSABLE STETHOSCOPE COVER
A stethoscope cover including: a disc shaped body; an opening within the body; and an elastic band, where the elastic band surrounds the opening to secure the...
BOWEL SOUND ANALYSIS METHOD AND SYSTEM
A bowel sound analysis method and system utilizes an audio collection apparatus to continuously monitor an abdominal cavity of an examinee and collect a bowel...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FOCAL SPOT POSITION TRACKING
A tracking system for tracking focal spot position of an x-ray source includes a detector array including a plurality of detecting elements sensitive to x-ray...
X-RAY IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS, X-RAY IMAGE PICKUP METHOD, AND X-RAY IMAGE
PICKUP APPARATUS MONITORING METHOD
A change of X-ray radiation quality due to a material existing between an X-ray source and a detection element is estimated and corrected. Accordingly,...
INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING
METHOD AND PROGRAM
In an imaging system, vascular tomographic images and vascular fluoroscopic images which each include a plurality of frames are collected. A position of an...
METHOD FOR SCANOGRAM SCANS IN PHOTON-COUNTING COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
A computed tomography (CT) imaging apparatus for performing a scanogram includes a radiation source to emit X-rays; a plurality of photon-counting detectors...
IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL DEVICE, OPERATING METHOD FOR SAME, AND IMAGE DISPLAY
The image display control device includes a thumbnail image display control unit that displays a thumbnail image of a tomographic image forming a...
X-RAY IMAGING DEVICE AND X-RAY IMAGING METHOD
An X-ray imaging device and an X-ray imaging method for obtaining 3D X-ray images of an entire field of view (FOV). The device includes an X-ray source for...
MOBILE X-RAY DEVICE WITH TELESCOPIC COLUMN
Device comprising: a chassis (1) which supports the entire assembly, a telescopic column (2) which comprises a lower fixed portion (5) rotating with respect to...
X-RAY IMAGING DEVICE
Disclosed is an X-ray imaging device, the device including: an X-ray radiation unit for radiating X-rays to the predetermined target areas of an object to be...
An X-ray shield for a horizontal X-ray procedure table, the X-ray shield comprising a horizontal support bar comprising at least one substantially vertically...
METHOD FOR RECORDING A TOMOSYNTHESIS DATA SET WITH AN X-RAY DEVICE, AND
A method records a tomosynthesis data set of a breast of a patient with an X-ray device. The device contains an X-ray detector for the support of the breast, a...
MEDICAL NEEDLE PATH DISPLAY
A system for facilitating manual alignment of a needle with a planned path of insertion includes first and second cameras supported in fixed spaced relation by...
PATIENT MONITORING DEVICE WITH REMOTE ALERT
A remote patient monitoring system having a main patient monitor and a remote patient monitor. The main patient monitor is configured to receive and collect...