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SURGICAL RETRIEVAL APPARATUS
A surgical retrieval apparatus includes an elongate tubular member having a drive rod slidably disposed therein. A support member is operably coupled to a...
SPECIMEN REMOVAL DEVICE WITH GAS VENTING
A removal pouch that is utilized for removing body tissue from the interior of the body as part of a minimally invasive surgical procedure. The specimen...
TRANSAPICAL VALVE REPLACEMENT
Techniques for reaching the interior of the heart, such as for aortic valve replacement, can combine elements of percutaneous implantation methods and elements...
BILATERAL VESSEL CLOSURE
A system for sealing a large penetration in the wall of a femoral artery comprises an occlusion catheter and an applicator. An access catheter may further be...
Multi-Vessel Closure System and Methods of Closing Vessels
A vessel occluding assembly includes first and second joined vessel aperture occluders each having a vessel aperture outer contact surface that, when one of...
A forceps device includes forceps deployable through a needle. In one embodiment, both jaws of the forceps are movable with respect to each other, and their...
BIOPSY SAMPLE COLLECTION DEVICE
Biological sample collection devices are disclosed that resist disorientation and tipping to remain in an upright orientation. A biological sample collection...
Transport System for Biopsy Device
A method of operating a biopsy device includes providing a hollow needle having a longitudinal axis; moving a sample-receiving device received in the hollow...
DAMPENED BIOPSY DEVICE AND METHODS OF USE
An impact biopsy device is disclosed. The impact biopsy device may be configured to displace various cutting elements, such as an outer tubular member and...
FECES SAMPLING CONTAINER
A feces sampling container includes: a lid (2) that includes a feces sampling rod (2b) and a cap (2a), a circular protrusion (2f); a container body (3); and an...
ULTRASOUND PROCESSING DEVICE
An ultrasound processing device including an interleaver that obtains a combined wavefront frame sequence by interleaving a plurality of wavefront frame...
DETERMINING MATERIAL STIFFNESS USING MULTIPLE APERTURE ULTRASOUND
Changes in tissue stiffness have long been associated with disease. Systems and methods for determining the stiffness of tissues using ultrasonography may...
INTEGRATED CIRCUIT ARRAY AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING AN ARRAY OF
An integrated circuit array, in particular for two dimensional sensor arrays such as ultrasound imaging systems is disclosed. The integrated circuit array (10)...
PREGNANCY MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHOD
The present invention relates to a pregnancy monitoring system (10) and to a method for detecting medical condition information from a pregnant subject of...
Sensor guided catheter navigation system
A method and a system for producing images of a subject, such as the heart of a human being. The method may comprise acquiring ultrasound images of the subject...
MONITORING STRUCTURAL FEATURES OF CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW VELOCITY FOR
DIAGNOSIS OF NEUROLOGICAL CONDITIONS
The systems and methods described herein include a non-invasive diagnostic tool for intracranial hypertension (IH) detection and other neurological conditions...
CT SYSTEM HAVING A MODULAR X-RAY DETECTOR AND DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEM FOR
TRANSMITTING DETECTOR DATA
A CT system is disclosed. In an embodiment, the CT system includes a stationary part, including a stationary part, including a plurality of non-rotating...
HYBRID IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR INTERACTIVE PROCEDURES
An imaging system includes an x-ray assembly having one or more x-ray sources configured to be energized at multiple positions. A control program energizes the...
TOMOGRAPHY IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF RECONSTRUCTING TOMOGRAPHY IMAGE
A tomography imaging apparatus is provided, including: a data acquisition unit configured to acquire a plurality of partial data respectively corresponding to...
OBTAINING BREAST DENSITY MEASUREMENTS AND CLASSIFICATIONS
Breast density measurements are used to perform Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) classification during breast cancer screenings. The accuracy...
X-RAY BREAST TOMOSYNTHESIS ENHANCING SPATIAL RESOLUTION INCLUDING IN THE
THICKNESS DIRECTION OF A FLATTENED BREAST
Systems and methods for breast x-ray tomosynthesis that enhance spatial resolution in the direction in which the breast is flattened for examination. In...
SWITCH DEVICE, AND X-RAY IMAGING APPARATUS AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
INCLUDING THE SAME
An X-ray imaging apparatus includes an X-ray generator configured to generate X-rays; a detector configured to detect X-rays that have penetrated an object; a...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR STATIC 3-D IMAGING OF HUMAN FACE WITH CBCT
An apparatus for imaging the head of a patient has a transport apparatus that moves an x-ray source and detector in at least partial orbit about a head...
Imaging System and Imaging Method
An imaging system may include a radiation source for emitting radiation, a radiation detector having a regular arrangement of detector elements, and a shadow...
DIGITAL X-RAY DIAGNOSIS AND EVALUATION OF DENTAL DISEASE
A method for diagnosis and evaluation of tooth decay comprises: locating in an x-ray image the contour of the dento-enamel junction (DEJ); measuring optical...
Catheter Detection, Tracking And Virtual Image Reconstruction
A catheter and related X-ray imaging system for detection, tracking, and virtual image reconstruction is disclosed. The catheter and imaging system allow for...
RADIOGRAPHY DEVICE, RADIOGRAPHY METHOD, AND RADIOGRAPHY PROGRAM
A radiography device includes: a radiation emitting unit that irradiates a subject with radiation at a plurality of different incident angles; a radiographic...
LOW POWER MONITORING SYSTEMS AND METHODS
The present disclosure relates to systems and methods for collecting patient data via a monitoring system, with reduced power consumption. In one embodiment,...
BLOOD PRESSURE MEASURING METHOD AND APPARATUS
A method and apparatus for measuring blood pressure are provided. According to one or more exemplary embodiments, the apparatus for measuring blood pressure...
APPARATUS FOR AND METHOD OF MEASURING BLOOD PRESSURE
An apparatus for and a method of measuring blood pressure are provided. The apparatus includes a sensor configured to radiate light to a body part, and detect...
Methods and Systems for Predicting Patient Responsiveness to Subcutaneous
Neuromodulation Therapy as a...
An exemplary method includes determining a variability of a plurality of measurements of a cardiovascular parameter of a patient suffering from hypertension,...
NON-INVASIVE BLOOD SUGAR MEASURING METHOD AND FINGERTIP MEASURING PROBE
The present invention discloses a non-invasive blood glucose measurement method, applied to noninvasive blood glucose measuring instruments including measuring...
SIGNAL STABILIZATION IN A DIELECTRIC SENSOR ASSEMBLY
A non-resistive contact sensor assembly includes an electric field sensor device, including a dielectric component for receiving an electrical signal from an...
SYSTEM FOR PROCESSING PHYSIOLOGICAL DATA
Physiological signals such as ECG signals are obtained from a patient. In accordance with one or more embodiments, an apparatus, system and/or method is...
ELECTRICAL WEARABLE CAPACITIVE BIOSENSOR AND NOISE ARTIFACT SUPPRESSION
A biosensor of the invention is a capacitive noncontact sensor with two sensor channels split into a plurality of physically interdigitated symmetrical...
PATIENT TABLE FOR NMR MAMMOGRAPHY
There is disclosed a patient table for NMR mammography comprising a test subject for and two openings with are intended for inserting a breast in each case,...
ELECTROMAGNETIC TOMOGRAPHY SOLUTIONS FOR SCANNING HEAD
An electromagnetic tomography system for gathering measurement data pertaining to a human head includes an image chamber unit, a control system, and a housing....
Homeostatic Capacity Evaluation
Methods of evaluating homeostatic capacity of a subject are provided. Aspects of the methods include obtaining dynamic biometric data from the subject and...
DETECTION OF STENOSIS IN A PROSTHESIS USING BREAK FREQUENCY
A method for detecting a stenosis in a prosthesis includes providing a tubular prosthesis having a sensor coupled to the prosthesis and implanting the tubular...
Automated sequential injection and blood draw
Devices are provided to automatically inject drugs or other payloads into or beneath skin. These devices include an injector configured to drive a hollow...
METHODS, APPARATUSES AND SYSTEMS FOR TRANSCRANIAL STIMULATION
The present invention provides methods, devices and systems for transcranial stimulation.
INDEPENDENT WEARABLE HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEM, ADAPTED TO INTERFACE WITH A
An independent wearable health monitoring system, configured for use by a living being on a daily basis. The system includes a knitted garment worn by the...
WEARABLE MEDICAL EXAMINATION AND TREATMENT DEVICE AND WEARABLE MEDICAL
EXAMINATION AND TREATMENT SYSTEM...
A wearable medical examination and treatment device and system are introduced. The wearable medical examination and treatment device includes an enclosing...
IDENTIFICATION OF RESPIRATION WAVEFORMS DURING CPR
Device and method for identifying respiration waveforms during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), the method including obtaining CO.sub.2 measurements from a...
Device and System Device and System for Imaging Veins
A hypodermic needle device (10) includes a hypodermic needle (1) having a tubular bore and at least one optical waveguide (12, 15) extending along said needle...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MONITORING AND PROVIDING THERAPEUTIC SUPPORT FOR A
Systems and methods for monitoring pressure exerted on an individual at one or more points by a support structure and adjusting the support structure in...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MEASURING THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY IN BURNS
There are provided an apparatus and method for measuring thermal conductivity capable of easily and accurately obtaining an extent of thermal damage of a...
METHOD FOR DIAGNOSING BIRTHMARKS ON THE SKIN
A method of diagnosing birthmarks on the skin with the use of the microprocessor diagnostic system characterized in that the image of skin area recorded by a...
POLLEN SAMPLING AND RETRIEVAL TRIGGERED BY A USER'S ALLERGIC REACTIONS
Information from a sensor that is local to a user is received. The information may indicate that the user has experienced a physiological event. The...
ALERTNESS DEVICE, SEAT, AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING ALERTNESS
An alertness device includes: a respiration sensor that obtains respiratory data of a person; a calculation unit; a waveform generation unit that generates a...