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SUTURING METHODS AND APPARATUSES
Suturing devices, systems, and methods used to suture biological structures. The suturing devices can be configured to place sutures into body tissue from one...
Apparatus And Method for Securing Flexible Member
An apparatus and method is disclosed for securing tissue using an improved retention device. The apparatus and method is suitable for securing a suture to a...
ANCHORS AND METHODS FOR SECURING SUTURE TO BONE
A method for securing suture to bone comprises drilling a hole in a desired portion of bone at a desired procedural site, passing a strand of suture through a...
EXPANDABLE THORACIC ACCESS PORT
A surgical access assembly includes a body having first and second body members. Each body member has an opposed side and an outer side. The body members are...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TISSUE RETRIEVAL
Embodiments of the invention provide a retrieval device and method for retrieving tissue from a body cavity. The retrieval device includes a pouch having an...
METHODS FOR SEALING A CASCULAR PUNCTURE
Apparatus and methods for sealing a puncture communicating with a blood vessel are provided that include introducing a porous carrier formed from lyophilized...
Magnetically Retained Incision Closure Devices And Methods Of Incision
Closure Using Same
An incision closure device includes an elongated handle portion including a distal end, a first connector detachably affixed to the distal end of the handle...
SEALANT STORAGE, PREPARATION, AND DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND RELATED METHODS
A bioadhesive sealant storage and preparation system may comprise a plurality of containers and an adapter. The plurality of containers may comprise a first...
ACCESS CHAMBER AND MARKERS FOR BIOPSY DEVICE
A marker deployment tool may comprise a marker cannula having a lateral deployment aperture, a push rod slidably disposed within the marker cannula and a...
DEVICES, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS FOR OBTAINING A TISSUE SAMPLE
A biopsy assembly includes a catheter, a valve, a device having suction and pressure modes, and a loss of suction indicator. The catheter includes a proximal...
Removable Bone Penetrating Device and Methods
Disclosed are embodiments of a removable tip device, which include a bone penetration feature at a distal end and a securing feature that allows the removable...
DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SURFACE SAMPLING
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed which relate to using wet foam elution for removal of particles from swabs and wipes. This allow users to capture...
CONTROLLED TRANSFER BIOLOGICAL SAMPLE COLLECTION DEVICES AND METHODS OF
USING SUCH DEVICES
A controlled transfer biological sample material collection device is disclosed which comprises: a body; and a sample collection member for collecting the...
DEVICES AND METHODS FOR THE DETECTION OF STREP A
The present disclosure relates to devices and methods for rapidly detecting streptococcus bacteria. An illustrative device includes a first elongate handle...
DEVICE AND METHOD
A device comprises a first cavity (300) and a second cavity (400), wherein the first cavity (300) is positioned in the second cavity (400), and may seal and...
ULTRASOUND DEVICES AND METHODS FOR NEEDLE PROCEDURES
A technique of controlling a transducer. The method includes transmitting signals to the transducer, receiving signals from the transducer, and automatically...
3D ULTRASOUND SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPERATING 3D ULTRASOUND SYSTEM
A 3-dimensional (3D) ultrasound system and a method for operating a 3D ultrasound system are provided. A 3D ultrasound system includes an extractor, a...
System and Method for Focusing Ultrasound Image Data
Sold-state intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) imaging devices, systems, and methods are provided. Some embodiments of the present disclosure are particularly...
Quantitative viscoelastic ultrasound imaging
Viscosity is included in the quantification by an ultrasound imaging system. The log of a spectrum of displacement as a function of time is determined for each...
ULTRASOUND OBSERVATION APPARATUS
An ultrasound observation apparatus that generates an ultrasound image based on an ultrasound signal obtained by receiving ultrasound reflected by a contrast...
PROBE AND INFORMATION ACQUIRING DEVICE
In order to provide a technology that does not require, in a probe, provision of a bias voltage storage unit and a communication unit and, in an apparatus main...
ULTRASONIC PROBE AND ULTRASONIC IMAGING SYSTEM COMPRISING THE SAME
An ultrasonic probe and an ultrasonic imaging system including the ultrasonic probe are provided. The ultrasonic probe comprises a probe body, an elastic...
MEDICAL BODY SURFACE ULTRASONIC PROBE AND ULTRASONIC DIAGNOSTIC APPARATUS
A medical body surface ultrasonic probe may comprise a probe body and a sticking plate, where the sticking plate may comprise a sub-plate. The sub-plate may be...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTING CRITICAL STRUCTURES USING ULTRASOUND
A system and method of ultrasound imaging, the system including a laparoscopic surgical instrument including at least one ultrasound transducer, and a...
SCANNING MECHANISMS FOR IMAGING PROBE
The present invention provides scanning mechanisms for imaging probes using for imaging mammalian tissues and structures using high resolution imaging,...
DUAL LUMEN DIAGNOSTIC CATHETER
A medical device including both an intraluminal imaging apparatus and dual guidewire lumens is provided, allowing more accurate and stable catheter navigation...
ULTRASOUND SYSTEM FOR DISPLAYING STIFFNESS OF BLOOD VESSEL
An ultrasound system includes a controller controlling generation of an ultrasound image showing a blood vessel based on an ultrasound echo signal obtained...
SYSTEM AND INSTRUMENT FOR DELIVERING AN OBJECT AND METHOD FOR DETECTING
The invention relates to a system (10) for providing an object (2) in a body (1), a processor (18) arranged to be used in the system (10) for providing an...
ULTRASOUND IMAGING DEVICE AND IMAGING METHOD THEREOF
A 3D ultrasound imaging device including an ultrasound probe assembly and echo analyzer. The ultrasound probe assembly includes a housing and an acoustic...
DOSE CALCULATION APPARATUS, DOSE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING
THESE APPARATUS AND SYSTEM, AND...
A dose calculation apparatus includes a specifying unit that specifies physical shape information of at least one of a body width and a body thickness of a...
MEDICAL IMAGE VIEWING DEVICE FOR NAVIGATION IN X-RAY IMAGING, MEDICAL
IMAGING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING...
A medical image viewing device (14) for navigation in X-ray imaging is proposed, which inter alia comprises a processing unit (30). The processing unit (30) is...
SYSTEM AND METHOD OF COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY SIGNAL RESTORATION VIA NOISE
An imaging system includes a computer programmed to estimate noise in computed tomography (CT) imaging data, correlate the noise estimation with neighboring CT...
RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGE CAPTURING SYSTEM
A radiographic image capturing system includes the following. A capturing stand includes a holder to hold radiographic image capturing devices. A radiation...
MEDICAL VIEWING SYSTEM WITH A VIEWING ANGLE OPTIMIZATION FUNCTION
An medical viewing system (10) adapted for acquiring a first set of X-ray fluoroscopy images of an ultrasonic probe (40) of an echocardiography imaging device...
RADIOGRAPHING SYSTEM, METHOD OF CONTROLLING RADIOGRAPHING SYSTEM, AND
RECORDING MEDIUM OF COMPUTER PROGRAM
A radiographing system includes a plurality of radiation imaging apparatuses and a composition processing unit which composites a plurality of radiation images...
RADIATION IMAGE CAPTURING SYSTEM AND BODY THICKNESS ESTIMATION METHOD
A radiation image capturing system includes a radiation image capturing apparatus, an irradiation apparatus and an image processing apparatus. The image...
METHOD FOR GENERATING A VIRTUAL X-RAY PROJECTION ON THE BASIS OF AN IMAGE
DATA SET OBTAINED WITH AN X-RAY...
An embodiment relates to a method for generating a virtual X-ray projection of at least one body region of a patient to be imaged with an X-ray imaging device,...
LOCAL FFR ESTIMATION AND VISUALISATION FOR IMPROVED FUNCTIONAL STENOSIS
A system (IPS) and related method for fractional flow reserve, FFR, simulation. The simulation for a range of FFR values for a vasculature portion is based on...
METHOD FOR EARLY RECOGNITION OF BONE AND JOINT DISEASES
A method for early recognition of bone and joint diseases, such as osteoarthritis, by radiographic analysis, in which a digital radiographic image of the bone...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETECTION OF BONE STRUCTURE
The present invention provides a method and system for detection of bone structure, the method executing operation process and image reconstruction according...
SURGICAL DEVICES AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF
The present invention provides a method, including: obtaining a first image from a first imaging modality; identifying on the first image from the first...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR DISPLAYING MEDICAL IMAGES
The present invention relates medical imaging, more particularly to the display of medical images acquired in a tomosynthesis process. Processed 3D volume data...
MULTI-BEAM STEREOSCOPIC X-RAY BODY SCANNER
An X-ray examination station includes a first source of X-ray radiation for whole body scanning of a human body using a first fan beam of X-ray radiation; a...
X-RAY DIAGNOSTIC APPARATUS
An X-ray diagnostic apparatus according to an embodiment includes a first imaging system, a second imaging system, and processing circuitry. The first imaging...
Method of Making a Radiographic Guide and a Surgical Stent/Guide for
A radiographic guide that can be used as a surgical guide is provided. The radiographic guide uses a provisional dental implant instead of a denture tooth or a...
DYNAMIC FOUR-DIMENSIONAL CONTRAST ENHANCED TOMOSYNTHESIS
A contrast-enhanced digital tomosynthesis system with a source configured to emit penetrating particles toward an object, a detector configured to acquire a...
PORTABLE MEDICAL APPARATUS, PROGRAM, AND METHOD OF DISPLAYING VITAL SIGNS
A portable medical apparatus includes: a measuring section which is configured to measure a plurality of vital signs parameters based on vital signs signals of...
COMPACT SCANNER ASSEMBLY WITH A RESONANT SCANNER AND TWO GALVANOMETER
SCANNERS FOR MULTI REGION OF INTEREST...
Provided herein are apparatuses and methods using a compact scanner assembly for multi region of interest (MROI) imaging and targeting of an intact tissue...
Method for Preventing Infection by a Virus
A method for preventing obesity related to infection by an adipogenic adenovirus includes obtaining a sample from a person, assaying the sample to determine...
IMAGE DISPLAYING APPARATUS
In an embodiment, cross sectional image storage stores a cross sectional image group including multiple cross sectional images each of which is associated with...