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Robotic vehicle control
A vehicle includes a detection system, configured to acquire data regarding operation of the vehicle, and a robotic driving device, configured to provide...
Sensor with layered electrodes
A thin film sensor, such as a glucose sensor, is provided for transcutaneous placement at a selected site within the body of a patient. The sensor includes...
Tissue oximetry apparatus and method
An apparatus and method for determining tissue oxygenation such as arterial and venous oxygenation and cerebral oxygenation. In one embodiment, the optical...
Method for spectrophotometric blood oxygenation monitoring of organs in
A method and apparatus for non-invasively determining a blood oxygen saturation level within an organ of a subject using direct application of a near infrared...
MEMS affinity sensor for continuous monitoring of analytes
Techniques for monitoring a target analyte in a sample using a polymer capable of binding to the target analyte are disclosed. A microdevice useful for the...
Signal processing for continuous analyte sensor
Systems and methods for dynamically and intelligently estimating analyte data from a continuous analyte sensor, including receiving a data stream, selecting one...
System for collecting samples and method for collecting a liquid sample
The invention relates to a system for collecting samples and to a method for collecting a liquid sample. The system comprises at least one analytical aid, the...
Systems and methods for autonomous intravenous needle insertion
Systems and methods for autonomous intravenous needle insertion are disclosed herein. In an embodiment, a system for autonomous intravenous insertion include a...
Method and system to characterize motion data based on neighboring map
A method and system are provided for characterizing motion data. The method and system obtain point specific (PS) motion data for a plurality of map points. The...
Apparatus method and system for measuring strain in biological tissue
An apparatus for in-situ sensing of longitudinal and transverse strain in biological tissue (e.g. tendons and ligaments) includes a set of sensing electrodes...
Methods and systems for endobronchial diagnosis
A method of diagnosing an air leak in a lung compartment of a patient may include: advancing a diagnostic catheter into an airway leading to the lung...
Tissue imaging and image guidance in luminal anatomic structures and body
Navigational imaging system and method for use in branched luminal structure. Flexible, spatially steerable probe is equipped with forward- and side-imaging...
Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and breath-holding imaging method
In order to make it possible to set the optimal breath-holding imaging conditions according to the subject without extension of an imaging time or the sacrifice...
Apparatus and method for moving and activating an active agent
The present invention relates to an apparatus for moving a target element which comprises a magnetic material and an active agent, through an object, placing...
Non-invasive device and method for locating a structure such as a nerve
Non-invasive device for locating a structure (N.sub.2), such as a nerve, in a region of a body having an external surface (Se), the device comprising: a focused...
Correlating brain signal to intentional and unintentional changes in brain
Methods of analysis to extract and assess brain data collected from subject animals, including humans, to detect intentional and unintentional brain activity...
Rejecting oversensing due to noise
In general, this disclosure is directed to signal processing based methods to reject oversensing due to electromagnetic interference or other noise without...
Systems and methods for ECG monitoring
A method, system, apparatus and device for processing an ECG signal to remove or reduce noise from the ECG signal attributable to EMG and/or motion artifacts....
Sensor for detecting biological electro-magnetic signal and the diagnostic
device using the same
The invention relates to a material for the detection of biological electro-magnetic signals made of a epidermis of a living organism and a diagnostic device...
Body-worn system for continuous, noninvasive measurement of cardiac
output, stroke volume, cardiac power, and...
The invention provides a system for measuring stroke volume (SV), cardiac output (CO), and cardiac power (CP) from a patient that features: 1) an impedance...
Apparatus based on image for detecting heart rate activity and method
An apparatus and method based on image for detecting heart rate activity is provided. The method includes: obtaining a plurality of color images; based on a...
Blood pressure measurement device and control method for blood pressure
A blood pressure measurement device includes a cuff, inflation/deflation unit, pressure detection unit, volume detection unit, and control unit. The control...
Self-contained personal air flow sensing monitor
Physiological monitoring can be provided through a wearable monitor that includes two components, a flexible extended wear electrode patch and a removable...
Differentiating decompensation detection based on co-morbidities in heart
This document discusses, among other things, a system comprising a sensor signal processor configured to receive a plurality of electrical sensor signals...
Devices, systems, and methods and associated display screens for
assessment of vessels
Devices, systems, and methods for visually depicting a vessel and evaluating treatment options are disclosed. The methods can include obtaining pressure...
Object information acquiring apparatus
There is used an object information acquiring apparatus including a probe for electrically scanning an object in first direction and mechanically scanning in...
Quantified-self machines and circuits reflexively related to
food-and-nutrition machines and circuits
A method substantially as shown and described in the detailed description and/or drawings and/or elsewhere herein. A device substantially as shown and described...
System and method for wireless generation of standard ECG leads and an ECG
sensing unit therefor
A system for wireless generation of at least one standard ECG lead comprises a plurality of electrodes for application to a subject at separate points thereof...
Analyte sensor transmitter unit configuration for a data monitoring and
Method and system for providing analyte sensor alignment and retention mechanism for improved connectivity with a transmitter unit for electrical connection,...
Method and apparatus for measuring the deformation characteristics of an
Embodiments of the invention are generally directed to apparatus and methods for measuring a deformation characteristic of a deformable target surface. The...
System, method and device for automatic noninvasive screening for diabetes
A system for an automatic noninvasive screening for diabetes and pre-diabetes using a device to take at least one image of a patient's eye, executing...
Slit lamp microscope
A slit lamp microscope capable of appropriately and easily carrying out the setting of the optical system is provided. In storage 102 of a slit lamp microscope...
Method and device for recording and displaying an OCT whole-eye scan
The eye is illuminated by a variable laser light source with a measurement range corresponding to the eye length, wherein the focus of the laser beam in the eye...
Process, arrangements and systems for providing frequency domain imaging
of a sample
Exemplary apparatus, arrangement and method can be provided for obtaining information associated with an anatomical structure or sample using optical...
Simulation device, simulation system, simulation method and simulation
There is provided a simulation device including: first blur component generating unit configured to generate a first blur component based on distance data...
Sharp fixation target
A device for stabilizing the constant accommodation of an eye comprises a target object, an optical unit, and an additional optical unit. The target object is...
Disclosed is a video laryngoscope having a body, an insertion section extending from the body generally parallel to a median plane of the laryngoscope extending...
Method and system for detecting colorimetric abnormalities in vivo
A system and method for detection of calorimetric abnormalities within a body lumen includes an image receiver for receiving images from within the body lumen....
Freely-rotating minimally-invasive medical tool
The disclosure concerns a minimally-invasive medical instrument with a rotatable inner shaft mounting a medical tool. The medical tool may be, for example, a...
Endoscope image-acquisition unit and endoscope apparatus
Positioning precision between an image-acquisition device and an objective lens is enhanced by suppressing manufacturing errors. Provided is an endoscope...
Pole cleaning apparatus
A pole cleaning apparatus comprises an elongate handle portion engaged with a cleaning head. In certain embodiments, the cleaning head has a width shaped as a...
Cleaning wand and cloth system
A cleaning wand and cloth system includes a wand having a first end and a second end. The first end of the wand has a handle, and the second end of the wand has...
Dishwasher having drying device
A dishwasher includes a cabinet; a washing tub provided at an inside of the cabinet; a sump provided at a lower side of the washing tub to store wash water; a...
Washing method for a dishwashing machine
A washing method for a dishwasher is provided, wherein the dishwasher has a wash container that delimits a wash compartment. The washing method includes...
Balanced hinge device with brake
A balanced hinge device with a brake has a first connector (3) adapted to be fixed to a structure or frame and connected via at least a kinematic element (8) to...
Rotating filter for a dishwashing machine
A dishwasher with a tub at least partially defining a washing chamber, a liquid spraying system for spraying liquid into the washing chamber, a liquid...
A dishwasher, in particular a household dishwasher, includes at least one wash compartment and a rack guide rail for support in the wash compartment of a rack...
Drive system for a cleaning unit, and cleaning unit
The invention relates to a drive system (1) for driving an automatic cleaning unit, comprising: --a carrier unit (7, 10); --a drive motor (2), which is fastened...
Robot cleaner and controlling method of the same
Disclosed are a robot cleaner and a method for controlling the same. The robot cleaner is capable of recognizing a position thereof by extracting one or more...
Surface cleaning apparatus
A surface cleaning apparatus comprises a cyclone bin assembly lock that releasably secures the cyclone bin assembly to the body of the surface cleaning...