Hypodermic syringe with vial attachment
A medical syringe apparatus includes a syringe unit, a hypodermic needle attached to the syringe unit and at least one interfacing member for mating a labeled...
Multi-angled duckbill seal assembly
A seal assembly for use in conjunction with a trocar assembly includes a seal body adapted for movement for selectively opening and substantially completely...
A sheath shaped and dimensioned for reducing trauma and easing insertion thereof includes an inner sheath member, the inner sheath member including an inner...
Multi-reservoir implantable pump with variable flow rate capabilities
A multiple reservoir or chambered implantable pumps is disclosed. The pump according to the present invention is particularly useful in allowing for multiple...
Multi-reservoir implantable pump with patient controlled actuation
A multiple reservoir or chambered implantable pump is disclosed. The pump according to the present invention is particularly useful in allowing for multiple...
Administration feeding set
An administration feeding set for use with a flow control apparatus to deliver fluid from at least one fluid source to a patient. The set includes tubing for...
Infusion pump with phase separator
An infusion pump comprising a substance and pushing fluid inlet, a substance outlet, a central chamber communicating with said inlet and said outlet, and...
Infusion pump assembly
An infusion pump assembly is disclosed. The infusion pump assembly includes a locking tab and a pump barrel inside a pump barrel housing, where the pump barrel...
Disposable safety syringe
A disposable safety syringe in one embodiment includes a syringe barrel; a plunger comprising a push rod; hollow first, second, and third adapters for forming...
Needle containing medical device with variable locking to needle holder
A needle containing medical device having a retractable needle , the device comprising an outer body , an inner member  which can slide within the...
Emboli protection devices and related methods of use
An evacuation sheath assembly and method of treating occluded vessels which reduces the risk of distal embolization during vascular interventions is provided. A...
Weeping balloon catheter
Multiple-balloon catheters, and methods of treatment therewith, are provided including an inflatable inner balloon at least partially enclosed by an expandable...
Manifold hub for patient fluid administration
The present invention concerns a housing for supporting the proximal inlet ports of at least two isolated lumens, for use in a patient fluid administration...
Optical flow sensor
An optical flow sensor is provided, including a heater configured to heat an aliquot of fluid in an adjacent fluid-delivery channel and a sensor disposed...
Dual microcontroller-based liquid infusion system
A highly reliable and robust functioning liquid infusion system for use in biomedical applications comprises a dual microcontroller system where the first...
Surgical system having means for stopping vacuum pump
The present invention provides a surgical system 10 for aspiration of a biological material comprising a source of irrigation fluid 24, a collection cassette...
Method and apparatus for home dialysis
A system, process, and method for home hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis to be carried out by the patient or other non-professional users based upon...
Flow regulating implants and methods of implanting
A flow regulating implant is provided with one or more grooves for allowing fluid flow. One or more grooves may have a constant or varying cross-section along...
Anti-clotting apparatus and methods for fluid handling system
A method for maintaining clear passageways in an extracorporeal blood flow system. The method comprises intermittently providing one or more anti-clotting...
Angiogenesis initation and growth
Methods for promoting angiogenesis comprising administering platelet-rich plasma to a site and stimulating the site with an electromagnetic field. Platelets...
A compression garment comprises a plurality of longitudinal yarns arranged to form a fabric having a length and generally parallel to the length, and a...
Nail brace applicator
The nail brace applicator serves for the application of a strip-shaped and leaf-spring-like nail brace onto a nail of a toe or finger. It comprises an elongated...
A thoracic stabilizer for limiting anterior chest wall collapse includes a platform supporting a patient and a pair of lateral supports contacting opposite...
Progressive resistance knee pad
A progressive resistance knee pad coupled to the inner surfaces of a knee brace to prevent metal components of an orthotic support from contacting clothing,...
Device and method for compressing wounds
A dressing for applying compression to a wound in a patient includes a bladder having a non-deformable end wall and a deformable membrane. The dressing may...
Access port for flexible wound treatment devices
A limb wound treatment device is described having a first end, a second end and an interior therebetween for accommodating a treatment gas. The device can...
Compression device with structural support features
A compression sleeve includes an inner layer, an outer cover and first and second bladder layers. The layers define adjacent, generally flexible sleeve...
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation sensor
The present invention provides a CPR sensor that includes a thin and substantially flat flexible substrate having one or more sensor arrays, a power source, an...
Motion assist device
A motion assist device for assisting a periodical motion of a creature such as a human by applying a force with appropriate strength to the creature so as to...
Medical device for the treatment of biological tissue
Disclosed is a medical instrument for treating biological tissue, comprising a device generating extracorporeal pressure waves and a transmission element (2)...
Tissue extraction and collection device
Methods and device for extracting and collecting tissue, which can be used for example in tissue engineering and grafting applications, are disclosed. In one...
Apparatus and method for intelligent electronic peak flow meters
An enhanced electronic peak flow meter is provided that combines some of the enhanced electronic features found in other electronic peak flow meters with...
Sensors for inductive plethysmographic monitoring applications and apparel
This invention includes improved IP sensors that both have improved sensitivity, performance, and other properties and are multifunctional. The improved IP...
Ischemia detection using a heart sound sensor
A system comprising an implantable medical device (IMD) includes an implantable heart sound sensor to produce an electrical signal representative of at least...
System and method for monitoring myocardial instability
A method of monitoring myocardial stability includes determining a window length representing an acceptable time period between potential start times associated...
Device and method for automatic threshold setting
An implantable medical device for detecting physiological events includes a first sensor for sensing a first signal in a patient correlated to a first...
Interdigitated geometry transducer for optimizing the irradiated acoustic
The invention relates to an ultrasonic transducer comprising a plurality of micro-cells, arranged in an array having M rows and N columns, and driving...
Computer interfaces including physiologically guided avatars
This invention provides user interfaces that more intuitively display physiological data obtained from physiological monitoring of one or more subjects....
Inflatable retractor with insufflation and method
Various methods and devices are provided for accessing a body cavity. In one embodiment, a surgical access device is provided and includes an elongate member...
An endoscopic apparatus comprises: a movable lens that is movably built in an objective optical system arranged at an tip of an insert part of an endoscope; a...
Endoscope device and display device
An endoscope device of the invention includes: an insertion portion disposed with an observation optical system; an operation portion continuously provided to a...
Electronic endoscope apparatus
An electronic endoscope apparatus comprises: an intermediate member attached to a first cable of an electronic endoscope; a connector connected to a light...
Handgrip for assessment of colonoscope manipulation
A handgrip for colonoscope shaft is equipped with force, torque, and acceleration sensors allowing for a comprehensive characterization of colonoscope shaft...
Endoscope insertion portion
An endoscope insertion portion of the invention includes a distal end portion, and a plurality of image pickup portions each including an image pickup device...
Encapsulated endoscope system in which endoscope moves in lumen by itself
and rotation of image of region to be...
An encapsulated endoscope system in accordance with the present invention comprises: an encapsulated endoscope that rotates to develop a thrust; a controller...
Endoscope with angled inflation channel
An endoscope apparatus comprises: an endoscope comprising an insertion portion, wherein an air hole is formed at a distal end of the insertion portion; and a...
The invention relates to a medical instrument consisting of at least two instrument parts, which is provided with a coupling for releasably connecting the two...
Endoscope control device
An endoscope control device includes: a safety maintaining circuit for maintaining safety in terms of function or use-purpose of the endoscope control device; a...
Sexual stimulation apparatus
A sexual stimulation apparatus comprising a phallic shaped member having a handle disposed at its base. The handle has a convex surface substantially facing...
Therapeutic device for erectile dysfunction
Disclosed herein is a therapeutic device and method for achieving and sustaining erection of a penile organ. The therapeutic device comprises a flexible belt...